The new Yardbarker app is here! Install on your iPhone, iPad or Android device. You can also find us in Google Newsstand.


NFL Draft Prospect Profile: Duke Johnson RB, University of Miami

The Green Bay Packers have a dynamic duo at the running back position in former ROY Eddie Lacy and hard running complimentary back James Starks. Behind them however is an empty bench. The running position this year is one of the deepest positions in the draft with 15 solid prospects who will likely contribute this coming season. It is a safe bet that one of the Packers nine picks...
7 hours ago  |  Discuss

Packers to bring B.J. Raji back on one-year deal

The Green Bay Packers are expected to bring back free agent defensive tackle B.J. Raji on a one-year deal, according to NFL Network’s Ian Rapoport. #Packers are expected to bring back free agent DT BJ Raji on a one-year deal, source said. He missed last year after surgery on his bicep — Ian Rapoport (@RapSheet) March 30, 2015   Raji, 28, missed all of last season...
Via Sports-Glory
8 hours ago  |  Discuss

Packers Don’t Plan to Overwork Eddie Lacy

Green Bay Packers’ running back Eddie Lacy is entering his third season with the team and the Packers want to make sure not to overwork him this coming year. Last year the Packers lessened Lacy’s touches on early downs. He totaled 246 overall carries in 2014 compared to 284 from his rookie campaign. However, Lacy’s rushing yards remained nearly even with just 39 less rushing...
Via Sportsnaut
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Packers relying on a dominant Julius Peppers in 2015

Jeff Hanisch-USA TODAY Sports Ted Thompson and the Green Bay Packers are very well known for not being aggressive in free agency, but that changed a bit last offseason. Green Bay went out and signed former Chicago Bears pass rusher Julius Peppers. Peppers was a huge part of the Packers’ defense this past year, and is going to be asked to have a big role in 2015. During the 2014...
Via Sports-Glory
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Packers to use pistol formation on a regular basis in 2015

Andrew Weber-USA TODAY Sports The Green Bay Packers used the pistol formation last year because of Aaron Rodgers immobility after he suffered a calf injury.  But coach Mike McCarthy may use the formation as a regular part of the Packers 2015 offense. “I like the pistol,” McCarthy said during a break at the NFL owners meetings this week, via Tom Silverstein of the Milwaukee...
Via Sports-Glory
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Jordy Nelson recovering from hip surgery

Kyle Terada-USA TODAY Sports Green Bay Packers wide receiver Jordy Nelson is coming off an All-Pro season, posting career highs in receptions and yards. But on Wednesday, Packers coach Mike McCarthy revealed that Nelson underwent a “clean-up” hip surgery after the Pro Bowl. I said Nelson’s surgery was to his knee, but it was actually his hip. Just a cleanup. 6 to...
Via Sports-Glory
5 days ago  |  Discuss

GIF: Green Bay Packers running back Eddie Lacy runs circles around the Bears

It’s not even April yet and I’m already craving some real, live NFL action. For now highlight clips will have to do… AROUND COVER32 Power Rankings: The best player in each franchise’s history, ranked from 1-32 Five Things: The biggest losers in free agency In that spirit, check out this GIF from Reddit of Green Bay Packers running back Eddie Lacy running circles around...
Via cover32
6 days ago  |  Discuss

Eddie Lacy: Lambeau Leap is 'really, really hard'

The “Lambeau Leap” has been a customary touchdown celebration by the Green Bay Packers since being invented by LeRoy Butler in 1993. However, some players including running back Eddie Lacy say that the celebration, which remains a near requirement, is difficult to perform (via It’s really, really hard. You’ve got a long drive, you exerted a lot of energy getting...
Via Sportsnaut
January 09, 2015  |  Discuss

Eddie Lacy is ‘very blind,’ refuses to wear goggles

Eddie Lacy is on an absolute tear since the Green Bay Packers came out of their Week 9 bye. Imagine the type of damage he would be doing if he could see? So he’s not completely blind, but Lacy does wear contacts. And he’s one of those contact wearers that gets scolded by the eye...Read More
Via Larry Brown Sports
December 19, 2014  |  Discuss

Packers News
Delivered to your inbox
You'll also receive Yardbarker's daily Top 10, featuring the best sports stories from around the web. Customize your newsletter to get articles on your favorite sports and teams. And the best part? It's free!

By clicking "Sign Me Up", you have read and agreed to the Fox Sports Digital Privacy Policy and Terms of Use. You can opt out at any time. For more information, please see our Privacy Policy.
Get it now!
Ios_download En_app_rgb_wo_45

Namath parties with 100 yr-old women

Report: Shaka Smart talking to Texas

Rick Barnes to land at Tennessee?

Browns GM suspended for texts

Hernandez's fiancee disposed of box

Mayweather-Pacquiao: It's sparring tall-tale season

The MLBPA has a problem

Final Four preview: Can every team win?

Full WrestleMania 31 recap and results

Why Texas had to fire Rick Barnes

Craig Sager's leukemia has returned

Report: Chris Mullin to take St. John's job

Today's Best Stuff
For Bloggers

Join the Yardbarker Network for more promotion, traffic, and money.

Company Info
What is Yardbarker?

Yardbarker is the largest network of sports blogs and pro athlete blogs on the web. This site is the hub of the Yardbarker Network, where our editors and algorithms curate the best sports content from our network and beyond.