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GREEN BAY, Wis. -- Clay Matthews may have been a little too good to begin this season. With six sacks in the Packers' first two games, Matthews matched his 2011 season total and showed opposing teams that his statistical drop-off in production was nothing more than a one-year glitch.
After the fourth-year linebacker dominated the 49ers and Bears in Weeks 1 and 2 and was on pace to surpass his 13.5-sack total from 2010 before midseason, Matthews didn't face nearly as many one-on-one matchups against the Seahawks and Saints the past two weeks.
"They let me have some fun in the first two weeks," Matthews said. "Now it's move lateral and try to add a few more options for me to move around and have some fun within the defense."
Matthews lined up mostly as Green Bay's left outside linebacker last season but switched back over to right outside linebacker this year. However, six sacks in two games means Matthews won't be able to line up every down ...
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On the eve of their Week 5 game at Indianapolis, the Green Bay Packers on Saturday made a pair of personnel moves, activating defensive end Mike Neal andreleasing fellow defensive lineman Phillip Merling.
Neal was activated from exempt status following a four-game suspension for violatingthe NFL's policy on performance-enhancing substances.The 6-foot-3, 294-pounder, who was...
Ian Rapoport of NFL.com asked Green Bay Packers wide receiver Donald Driver how he’s handling his role this year, since he’s no longer a starter and not getting nearly the amount of playing time that he once did.
“I’m fine with it,” Driver said. “Like I’ve always said, as long as we’re winning games, I’m OK. And that’s the biggest thing with me.”
With Greg Jennings...
GREEN BAY, Wis. -- The beginning of a three-game road trip for the Packers kicks off this Sunday against the Indianapolis Colts. Looking to improve to a 3-2 record and get above .500 for the first time this season, Green Bay will have to defeat an emotional Colts team that is dealing with the news of their head coach being out of action while battling leukemia.Here are five things...
GREEN BAY, Wis. -- Packers wide receiver Greg Jennings has been officially ruled out for Sunday's game against the Indianapolis Colts.
During Green Bay's win over the New Orleans Saints last weekend, Jennings aggravated the injury he initially suffered in Week 1 and left the game early. Jennings missed Week 2, and the two-time Pro Bowl selection has only 12 catches for 78...
In a lengthy profile of JPMorgan CEO Jamie Dimon in this month's Vanity Fair, it is revealed that Patriots quarterback Tom Brady reached out to the embattled financier after a particularly bad week of news. Dimon had been dragged through the media mud in the wake of a reported $6 billion loss.
The three-time Super Bowl champion gave Dimon a call.
"Brady reminded Dimon...
Who will be the top fantasy football wide receivers in Week 5? Jordy Nelson - Green Bay Packers Mr. Nelson has disappointed a lot of fantasy owners this year, including myself. Although I knew it would be near impossible for him to repeat last year's uh-mazing season that surprised everyone with 68 receptions, 1,263 receiving yards, and 15 touchdowns, I still had a strong feeling...
Green Bay Packers center Jeff Saturday told Ian Rapoport of NFL.com and the NFL Network that Colts owner Jim Irsay offered him a front office job and the offer still stands today.
“I know Jim has made it very clear that the opportunity would be there,” Saturday said. “I’ll look at it. I strongly considered it this time. He made it an option before I even came back and played...