Found October 25, 2013 on Fox Sports Wisconsin:
GREEN BAY, Wis. -- While the Green Bay Packers' defense received unexpected good news Friday on the recovery of outside linebacker Nick Perry, their offense isn't likely to get wide receiver James Jones back in time for Sunday night's game in Minnesota. Jones, who injured his knee Week 6, didn't participate in practice all week and has officially been listed as doubtful against the Vikings. "When it's the right time, I'll be back," Jones said Wednesday. "This week, next week, the week after, the week after that, I'll be back. "When you come back you want to make sure you're at your best, you don't want to re-aggravate an injury and now you're out longer. So you want to come back at the right time, when you feel healthy." This would be the second consecutive game that Jones misses. A week ago, Jones was listed as questionable heading into the Packers' eventual win over the Cleveland Browns. "I really don&#...

Week 8 Fantasy Football Weekend Injury Report: James Jones (D)

Green Bay Packers WR James Jones remained sidelined this week as he was unable to practice at all coming off a knee injury. Jones suffered a mild sprain to his posterior cruciate ligament (PCL) and is expected to miss his second week in a row in Week 8. Jones appears to be doing worse this week than last week as he was initially listed as questionable last week before sitting out...

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...

Green Bay Packers: Who’s ready for Sunday Night Football?

Aaron Rodgers (Photo credit: Wesley Hitt/Getty Images) On Sunday night, the Green Bay Packers (4-2) travel to take on the Minnesota Vikings (1-5) in a NFC North showdown.  The game is scheduled to kick off at 7:30 CT with television coverage on NBC.  This will be the last meeting between the two rivals in the Metrodome, as the Vikings will move to their new stadium in 2016.  The...

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 

The Packers need Eddie Lacy and its ‘D’ more than ever

Sam Shields is only one of three guys to have an interception for the Packers this year. The Packers have arguably the best quarterback in the game. And since the quarterback is the end-all for success in the new-look pass-happy NFL, the Packers are insulated from outside problems. Right? Wrong. The Packers may have been able to get by with one of its top receivers. Heck, they may...

Paul Imig's Oct. 24 Packers mailbag

Here are all of the answers to this week's questions in the latest edition of Packers Mailbag: Q: With all the money tied up in Rodgers and Mathews, don't you think the draft is really important? How many more 1 picks can Thompson afford to miss on, Harrell, Sherrod, Perry, and Jones to name a few? Every year the Packers are one of the youngest and most injury riddled team...

Brett Favre on memory loss: 'God only knows the toll' from football

ST. LOUIS — Brett Favre talked about the toll playing football has had on his life this week as he dismissed the possibility of returning to the NFL with the Rams. Favre was reportedly asked to consider playing again by the Rams, but he declined. He told Washington sports station WSPZ-AM he’s still dealing with the effects of a hit-filled career. “I don’t remember my daughter...

Packers' defense looking for answers to stop Adrian Peterson

GREEN BAY, Wis. -- The Adrian Peterson of the past two games has not looked like the same player who finished only nine yards shy of the NFL's all-time rushing record last season. Just 90 yards on 23 carries with no touchdowns in the Minnesota Vikings' two most recent games is not the type of production that earned Peterson the Most Valuable Player award in 2012. That hasn...

Packers are ailing, yet motivated upon arrival to Metrodome

Greg Jennings says that his comments about the Green Bay Packers weren't serious. He's got enough to worry with his Minnesota Vikings making another change at quarterback. Christian Ponder is back as the starter for Sunday night's final Metrodome matchup between these NFC North rivals, who are meeting for the first time since the playoffs last season. The storyline...

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...

Packers Going Deep at Cornerback

Finally, the Packers have a good problem on defense: How do they use all of the talent at cornerback as Casey Hayward appears set to make his season debut on Sunday night? Plus, injury reports from both teams and more.

Green Bay Packers vs. Minnesota Vikings - What Happened and What to Expect

From Pack Mentality Insider, Kristoffer Carlson The Green Bay Packers and the Minnesota Vikings have been playing each other dating back to 1961. The first time they played each other was October 22, score Green Bay 33 and Minnesota 7. Sweet! Over the 105 meetings between these two teams the Packers lead the series 55-49-1. Quick history...

Great deal on tickets for the Packers vs Vikings!

The Green Bay Packers head to Minnesota this week to take on the lowly Vikings. This will be the last time the Packers play at the Metrodome, which is scheduled to close after this season. With the Vikings move to the University of Minnesota coming soon there will be an increase in ticket prices to make up for TCF Bank Stadium’s smaller capacity, which is nearly 14,000 less than...

Nailed It! 2013: Double the pleasure in Week 7

Four. A number that holds a special place in the hearts of fans of the Green Bay Packers. A number that said fans like to point to when talking about how great their favorite team is. Of course, I am referring to the number of wins that the team has so far this season, which […]The post Nailed It! 2013: Double the pleasure in Week 7 by Troy Monson appeared first on Water Cooler Sports.
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