Found October 25, 2013 on Fox Sports Wisconsin:
GREEN BAY, Wis. -- The hit that hospitalized Green Bay Packers tight end Jermichael Finley has officially been deemed a clean play by the NFL. A league spokesperson told that Cleveland Browns safety Tashaun Gipson was not fined for the shoulder-to-head contact that caused Finley to suffer a spinal contusion. Throughout this week, several Packers coaches mentioned how they had no issue with Gipson's hit on Finley. "I didn't think it was a dirty play," coach Mike McCarthy said. "I thought it was two guys playing football, or three guys that were involved in the collision." Added tight ends coach Jerry Fontenot: "I thought it was clean. It looked like the safety that was coming in to make the hit really did his best to keep his head out of it and it almost looked like, I couldnt tell what happened right there at that moment, but looking back at the tape, it looked like he almost turned his back to Jermichael and Jermichael'...

Jermichael Finley Visits the Packers Facilities

Jermichael Finley didn't waste any time since being released from the hospital yesterday. The Packers tight end made sure to visit the Green Bay Packers facilities on Friday in order to speak with teammates and coaches. Per, here's what Mike McCarthy had to say about seeing Finley in the locker room again: “He looks good,” Head Coach Mike...

Favorable schedule sets up Green Bay Packers for NFC North championship run

In the NFL it’s often not who you play, but when you play them that is a key to victory. And even with a rash of injuries to playmakers on both sides of the ball, the Green Bay Packers are still in position to make a run at a third consecutive NFC North championship. With the injury to Jermichael Finley Sunday afternoon the Packers are now missing three of quarterback Aaron Rodgers’...

Green Bay TE Jermichael Finley released from hospital

Green Bay Packers tight end Jermichael Finley’s football future remains in question, but he’s taken a major step toward recovering from the spinal contusion sustained in Week 7. A source informed of Finley’s condition told NFL Media Insider Ian Rapoport that the tight end was released from the hospital on Thursday. Rapoport says as of […]

Green Bay Packers: Tackling the Jermichael Finley injury

Jermichael Finley (Photo credit: Jamie Squire/ Getty Images) For the second time this season, Green Bay Packers tight end Jermichael Finley was hurt after being hit in the head.  The first time against the Cincinnati Bengals, Finley was hit over the middle on a helmet to helmet hit to the head.  He suffered a concussion on the play and didn’t return until two weeks later against...

Packers' Jermichael Finley released from hospital

GREEN BAY, Wis. -- For the first time since Jermichael Finley was taken off the field Sunday on a stretcher, the Green Bay Packers tight end is back at his home. Finley was released from the hospital Thursday afternoon after staying nearly 96 hours under the supervision of doctors. Finley spent the first full day in the intensive care unit. Finley reportedly suffered a bruised...

Jermichael Finley is home after being released from the hospital

Green Bay Packers tight end Jermichael Finley announced on Twitter that he was released from the hospital and is now home after suffering a bruised spine this past Sunday against the Browns. Home Sweet Home! #FinleyStrong — Jermichael Finley (@JermichaelF88) October 24, 2013 I would expect Finley to ba placed on injured reserve soon and we’ll have to wait and see if he needs...

Packers' Finley progressing, seeks more opinions

Packers coach Mike McCarthy says injured tight end Jermichael Finley is making progress in recuperating from a serious neck injury but is seeking more opinions from specialists. Finley remained in a hospital Wednesday after getting hurt in last week's 31-13 win over the Browns. Finley posted Tuesday night on Twitter a brief video of him walking down a hospital hall accompanied...

Report: Packers Likely To Place TE Jermichael Finley On IR

Jason La Canfora of CBS Sports reports that Packers TE Jermichael Finley is scheduled to be released from the hospital Thursday morning. According to La Canfora, Finley is expected to be placed on season-ending injured reserve, but adds that a decision by Green Bay has yet to be made. All indications are that Finley will be able to continue his career in the NFL, which is a...

Packers tight end Jermichael Finley reportedly released from hospital

In another bit of good news on Jermichael Finley, the Green Bay Packers tight end has now been released from the hospital. The news comes courtesy of Ed Werder of ESPN: Packers TE Jermichael Finley released from hospital and has returned to his Green Bay home. Hospitalized since Sunday with spinal contusio And Ian Rapoport of Source says Jermichael Finley has...

Packerpedia: Next Man Up…Again

 Mike and Dan take a look back at the impressive shorthanded Packers win over the Browns, and discuss the serious injury to Jermichael Finley and its possible effect on the team moving forward. They also note the highlights (and not-so-highlights) during their signature “Unsung and Unstrung” game review. Listen using the player below or download the podcast from the Packers...

Jermichael Finley: Home Sweet Home!

Green Bay Packers tight end Jermichael Finley is out of the hospital, four days after suffering a severe neck injury in Sunday’s win against the Cleveland Browns. Home Sweet Home! #FinleyStrong — Jermichael Finley (@JermichaelF88) October 24, 2013 Finley suffered a spinal contusion in his neck area, which caused temporary numbness in his 

Young Green Bay Packers Set to Take on the Vikings

By Pack Mentality Insider, Jeff Gonring Coming off a win against the Cleveland Browns, the Packers are left with more injuries than I can even keep track of.. Jermichael Finley took a pretty normal-looking hit that had some pretty scary consequences. Finley was immobile on the ground and had to be stretchered off with what turned out to be a bruise to his...

Packers’ Safeties OK with Hit on Finley

As Jermichael Finley recovers in the hospital from a on-field collision, Packer Report caught up with three of the four safeties on the roster following Wednesday’s practice. They share their views on Browns safety Tashaun Gipson’s hit on Finley and the challenge of making a legal, safe tackle.
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