Found May 14, 2012 on Fox Sports Wisconsin:
GREEN BAY, Wis. -- Six months before Jerel Worthy was drafted by the Green Bay Packers, his best friend had a feeling that it was going to happen. Call it intuition, a good guess or just wishful thinking, but in the second round of the draft, Worthy officially became the newest member of Green Bays defense. "He's a huge Packers fan," Worthy said of his friend Adam. "He said, 'I have a vision that you're going to be a Green Bay Packer'. Back then, you don't believe it. But when it came true, man, I was just so excited." Just hours after Worthy was selected at No. 51 overall, he posted a picture of himself on Twitter wearing a cheesehead, the signature hat of Packers fans. It didnt take Worthy long to find one, as Adam had owned a cheesehead for years and brought it over during the draft. Unfortunately for Adam, he wont be getting it back. "Its mine now," Worthy said with a smile, adding that the cheesehead made its way with him to...

Packers counting on Perry for pass rush

GREEN BAY, Wis. -- Don't call Nick Perry the savior of the Green Bay Packers' defense. Dismissing that notion during rookie minicamp, the first-round pick out of USC does not want to approach his upcoming first NFL season with such high expectations. But even if Perry did want to put that type of pressure on himself, there would be a lot of potential obstacles standing in...

Report: Ex-Packer Jolly released from prison

Six months into a six-year prison sentence, former Green Bay Packers defensive lineman Johnny Jolly has been released from a Texasprison.Jolly applied for -- and was granted shock probation, according to ABC 13-TV in Houston, Texas. Tuesdays ruling allowed Jolly to be released early on probation after experiencing the shock or trauma of being in jail. Jolly, 29, was eligible for...

Packers rookie orientation camp wrap up

I'd like to offer a complete rundown of all the happenings at this past weekend's Green Bay Packers rookie orientation camp. But, alas (when was the last time you saw that word in a blog that wasn't dated from the Middle Ages?! Wait, did they have blogs then...?), I find that the best summary around is that offered by -- not surprisingly -- the Green Bay Press Gazette...

Packers set Family Night for Aug. 3

GREEN BAY, Wis. The Green Bay Packers' 12th-annual Family Night, headlined by an intrasquad scrimmage between the Packers' offense and defense, is set for Friday, Aug. 3. The event also features pre-scrimmage activities throughout Lambeau Field beginning at 5:30 p.m. The scrimmage will begin at 7:30, with fireworks concluding the night. All tickets are 10 and go on sale...

Report: Packers Super Bowl XLV ring turns up in Wisconsin pawn shop

It seems that everyone is falling on hard times these days.  According to a report in USA Today, a Green Bay Packers’ Super Bowl XLV Ring was pawned at an Grand Shute, Wisconsin pawn shop earlier this week. Before you go getting all worked up about yet another NFL player losing their fortune and resorting [...]

Green Bay Packers teammates support Donald Driver on DWTS

Packers sign 5 tryout players, waive T Campbell

GREEN BAY, Wis. (AP) The Green Bay Packers have signed tackle Shea Allard, wide receiver Jarrett Boykin, guard Grant Cook, wide receiver Curenski Gilleylen and cornerback Otis Merrill. All five players had a tryout in the team's rookie orientation camp this past weekend. Allard is a 6-5, 305-pound tackle out of Delaware, Boykin is a 6-2, 218-pound wide receiver from Virginia...

Weekend Recap: 12-12-12 is ‘Aaron Rodgers Day’

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Tailgate Tour Bus on Road Again

Jordy Nelson and Charlie Peprah reflect on last season, and the seven VIPs look forward to meeting the fans at tailgate parties in La Crosse, Madison, Kenosha, Cedarburg/Grafton and Sturgeon Bay and other spots in between.
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