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CHAD CLIFTON RUMORS & GOSSIP

Packers release veteran LT Chad Clifton

The Green Bay Packers have released veteran left tackle Chad Clifton. Packers general manager Ted Thompson called Clifton an ''integral part of our success over the past 12 seasons,'' thanking him for his time with the team. It was not immediately clear whether Clifton will retire. ESPN reported the Packers' plans to release Clifton earlier Monday. Clifton has...
Via AP on Fox
April 23, 2012  |  Discuss

Report: Packers to release Chad Clifton

GREEN BAY, Wis. -- According to a report by Adam Schefter of ESPN, the Packers are releasing veteran offensive tackle Chad Clifton today. Clifton had back surgery this offseason but had already reported for offseason workouts. However, according to Schefter, Clifton failed a physical. Since being drafted by Green Bay in the second round in 2000, Clifton has played his entire 12...
Via Fox Sports Wisconsin
April 23, 2012  |  Discuss

Clifton will start over Newhouse going forward

GREEN BAY, Wis. -- There is no debate heading into the playoffs for Packers coach Mike McCarthy when it comes to whether Chad Clifton or Marshall Newhouse will be protecting the blind side of Aaron Rodgers."Chad Clifton will be the starter," McCarthy announced Monday morning. "Marshall's done an excellent job. We won a lot of games with Marshall Newhouse. Chad...
Via Fox Sports Wisconsin
January 02, 2012  |  Discuss

Packers LT Clifton expects to play vs Lions

(Eds: APNewsNow. With AP Photos.) The Green Bay Packers are expected to give offensive lineman Chad Clifton some playing time this weekend against Detroit. Clifton began the season as the NFL's oldest starting left tackle at age 35. He suffered a hamstring injury Oct. 9 at Atlanta and hasn't played since. Coach Mike McCarthy wants him to play against the Lions to gauge where...
Via AP on Fox
December 29, 2011  |  Discuss

McCarthy says Clifton could return in 3 weeks

GREEN BAY, Wis. Packers coach Mike McCarthy believes that veteran left tackle Chad Clifton could be back on the field in three weeks. McCarthy ruled Clifton out for Sunday's game at home against Tampa Bay, adding that it was unlikely he would be back for the Thanksgiving game in Detroit, as well. However, the Giants (game) would probably be realistic if (Clifton) stays on...
Via Fox Sports Wisconsin
November 15, 2011  |  Discuss
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