Found October 08, 2013 on NFL Draft Diamonds:
PLAYERS: James Nixon
TEAMS: Green Bay Packers

On Saturday, the Buffalo Bills tried to make a move in which would have landed James Nixon the former small school cornerback from the Green Bay Packers practice squad. The Bills tried to sign Nixon from the PS, but the Packers did not want to lose the speedster.  The Bills are famous for trying to […]


Mike McCarthy: running game still a work in progress

Green Bay Packers head coach Mike McCarthy says the running game, currently ranked 5th in the league, still has room for improvement, and last week's showing against Detroit was a positive step. "We're off to a good start, but we've only played four games," McCarthy said, via the team's official website. Too much was made of our run game in the past, and...

Week 6 Fantasy Football Waiver Wire Pick-Ups

It is already week 6, and let’s face it injuries have been rough this year.  I have been punished by injuries this year, but I some how have still managed to only lose 1 game. Well here are several players that should be able to help you win. I will give you a top player […]

Green Bay Packers: Clay Matthews out for one month

Clay Matthews (Photo credit: Doug Pensinger/ Getty Images) The Green Bay Packers have lost linebacker Clay Matthews for at least one month after breaking his thumb against the Detroit Lions.  Matthews was already suffering from a sore hamstring he sustained before the bye week, so this broken thumb just adds insult to injury.  Along with Matthews, linebackers Brad Jones and Robert...

Packers 'hopeful' Clay Matthews won't be out for season with broken thumb

GREEN BAY, Wis. -- There is not a definitive answer yet, but there appears to be more bad news than good news for Green Bay Packers star outside linebacker Clay Matthews. Matthews broke his thumb in Sunday's Week 5 game and is now likely headed for surgery, according to ESPN reports. If surgery is the route that Matthews goes, he is expected to miss about one month. At the...

Nick Perry stepping up pass rush with no Clay Matthews

GREEN BAY, Wis. -- One day after improving to a 2-2 record by defeating the Detroit Lions 22-9 in Week 5, the Green Bay Packers' three coordinators discussed the important aspects of the game. Here are three question-and-answer highlights from each coordinator: DEFENSIVE COORDINATOR DOM CAPERS 1. What do you do now if you're without Clay Matthews for the next several games...

Rodgers: Have Faith in Defense

On Monday, Clay Matthews had surgery to address his fractured thumb. Slated to miss about a month, Packers fans may be a bit worried about the ability for the defensive unit to play at a high level. While that certain exacts some pressure on the Packers offense -- one that is currently averaging X points, Aaron Rodgers doesn't necessarily see it that way...

Packers Up to Eighth in AP Pro32

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Clay May Miss Month

When Clay Matthews trotted off the field late in the second half, Sunday, it was unclear what injury would have forced him from the game. Now, his status as a starter is in doubt. ESPN's Adam Schefter is reporting that while Matthews is still evaluating his options with the team, he may be out of commission for at least a month. Clay Matthews left...

What We Learned: Packers Beat Lions

The Packers' defense handled the short-handed Lions and the offense showed continued balance with Eddie Lacy almost rushing for 100 yards.

Jerron McMillan fined 15K for hit vs. Lions, will appeal

GREEN BAY, Wis. -- Jerron McMillian was hit hard by the NFL after the Green Bay Packers' safety delivered a hard hit of his own in Week 5 against the Detroit Lions. McMillian told the NFL fined him 15,000 for a shoulder hit to the head of a receiver. Late in the fourth quarter of the Packers' 22-9 win over Detroit, McMillian was penalized for unnecessary...

Grinding it out: Packers 22 Lions 9

The Green Bay Packers returned to Lambeau Field after a disappointed loss followed by a bye week. The week off gave the Packers time to reflect on their season, but also an opportunity for the Detroit Lions to gain some separation from the Packers. The Lions were coming off a big win against a fellow division rival, the Chicago Bears. The win over the Bears put the Lions at 3-1,...
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