Jealous that your summer internship isn’t as cool Steve Weatherford’s or A.J. Hawk’s? Don’t worry, you’re normal, and your college’s career center is much different from the NFL’s, which goes to great lengths to ensure of players’ livelihoods after football. Part of such movement is the Broadcast Bootcamp, which is in its seventh year and underway this week in...
Former Packers LB Dave Robinson
At the 14th Lee Remmel Sports Awards Banquet on June 11–what would have been Vince Lombardi’s 100th birthday–Packers linebacker A.J. Hawk and Lombardi-era star Dave Robinson each received an award for their achievements on and off the field.
Hawk was the recipient of the Professional Achievement Award. Since being selected No. 5 overall by the...
Packers quarterback Aaron Rodgers told Mike Vandermause of the Green Bay Press-Gazette in a recent interview that he could play for eight more seasons. “I said (in the past) eight more. I played eight (seasons), I think
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According to the Green Bay Press-Gazette, Packers’ linebacker A.J. Hawk recently received a $2.21 million roster bonus after agreeing to take a $2 million pay cut this season.
Hawk will now get paid $3.6 million in 2013, instead of the $5.45 he was scheduled to make.
Hawk seems to always step up and sacrifice for the Packers. in 2010 he was released and then re-siged at a lower...
One of the hardest things for the average fan to comprehend is how NFL contracts work and how they apply to a team’s salary cap. There are many complicated elements, rules, and exceptions that can be hard to sort out. In this series, my goal is to help you better understand how this whole system works, plus what it means to the Green Bay Packers’ current salary cap and contract...
Cut him or keep him? The Packers might just stay uncomfortably married to AJ Hawk.
The topic of A.J. Hawk gets debated to death by Packers fans every offseason.
Some fans view Hawk as an overpaid bust who has no business on the field. Others view him as a serviceable player even though he hasn’t lived up to his status as a high draft pick. A few delusional fans even think some...
1) Introduction: Everyone knows the story of A.J. Hawk, because it’s how people have measured his reputation and performance. As the fifth overall pick in the 2006 NFL Draft, Hawk was supposed to be more than he has been. Being “assignment sure” has become more of a condemnation of his skills than an emblem of solid play. Still, Hawk has been the consistent force...
Thanks to Deadspin we have a video of Green Bay Packers linebacker A.J. Hawk pushing a guy into a lake during a quick pick game of touch football during a charity gold outing.
A.J. Hawk, Troy Smith, Doug Datish, Bobby Carpenter, Mario Manningham and Bryan Scott were in attendance.
I thought this was quite funny, check out the video below.
Although Packers linebacker A.J. Hawk got a lot of criticism as the team’s defense struggled last year, his position coach says he had a good season — sort of. Packers inside linebackers coach Winston Moss says that play in and play out, Hawk was fine in 2011. But he also acknowledges that teams need players to step [...]