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Fox Sports Wisconsin:
The Green Bay Packers announced a pair of personnel moves Tuesday, signing defensive tackle Jordan Miller to their active roster from the practice squad while subsequently releasing linebacker Vic So'oto.
Miller, a 6-foot-1, 309-pound first-year player out of Southern University, was signed to Green Bay's practice squad on Oct. 23. He spent much of the 2011 season on Chicago's practice squad before being signed to the Bears' active roster for the season finale. Miller was released by the Bears on Aug. 31, 2012.He will wear No. 91 for the Packers.
So'oto appeared in one game for the Packers this season.
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GREEN BAY, Wis. -- The Packers were supposed to get outside linebacker Clay Matthews and safety Charles Woodson back this week, but theyll have to settle for the return of just one of their star defensive players.
Woodson, who has missed the past six games with a broken collarbone, has been ruled out for Sundays game against the Chicago Bears.
"Very frustrating day," coach...
Green Bay Packers head coach Mike McCarthy has already ruled out cornerback/safety Charles Woodson for this week’s game against the Bears.
McCarthy said Woodson was ready to go today, but doctors didn’t like tests taken and will hold him out this week. #packers
— tom silverstein (@TomSilverstein) December 12, 2012
When it comes to Clay Matthews playing this week, the Packers...
Linebacker Clay Matthews was able to return to practice for the Green Bay Packers on Wednesday. Matthews has been out since Week 9 while dealing with a hamstring injury.
Matthews is expected to play in Sunday’s game against the Chicago Bears. On Monday Packers head coach Mike McCarthy expressed hope that Matthews would be able to play against the Bears.
The addition of Matthews...
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GREEN BAY, Wis. -- No fan had ever been allowed to Lambeau Leap during a Packers game ... until Sunday night.
At halftime of Green Bay's win over the Detroit Lions, Cory Uttech was introduced to the 70,000-plus fans in attendance -- one of which was comedy superstar Will Ferrell -- and made his leap into the front row at Lambeau Field.
"It doesn't get much better than...
Packers DB Charles Woodson has been ruled out for Sunday’s contest against the Bears, per Weston Holdkiewicz.
“It was a frustrating day for him,” said Packers HC Mike McCarthy. “He’s ready to play but doctors feel we’re going to hold him out of the game.”
Woodson’s absence should help the Bears this Sunday, but Bears QB Jay Cutler needs to pick his spots. Packers...
Jay Cutler can't catch a break this season.
Clay Matthews was back at practice Wednesday for the first time since pulling his hamstring last month, and he's eager to terrorize the Bears quarterback again Sunday when the Green Bay Packers (9-4) travel to Chicago. The Packers can clinch the NFC North title with a victory over their biggest rivals.
''When you have...
Packers linebacker Clay Matthews returned to practice on Wednesday and is expected to play Sunday after missing five weeks with a hamstring injury.Fantasy Spin:It's not good news for Jay Cutler and the Bears' offense who are the Packers' next opponent. Matthews leads Green Bay with nine sacks in nine games.
Brandon Marshall says the comments made by members of the Green Bay Packers’ secondary following Chicago’s Week 2 loss have made Sunday’s contest the biggest game of his career.
Two Green Bay Packer rookies scored touchdowns leading to a 27-20 victory over the Detroit Lions Sunday night, marking the 22nd straight year Detroit has lost in Wisconsin versus Green Bay."I was thinking this would be a waste of a beautiful day, to end that streak," Rodgers said. "Playing in the snow, a great crowd. Hopefully we can keep that (streak) going as long...
The Packers fortified their defensive line by promoting Jordan Miller and released outside linebacker Vic So'oto.
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