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Jared Abbrederis First Man Down

The Green Bay Packers have had a very good training camp so far in avoiding injuries (knock on wood). Whatever they have changed in terms of their workout routines and bringing in a new nutritionist seems to be working so far. However, there will always be injuries in football, and Jared Abbrederis was the first major one for Green Bay after suffering a torn ACL. Abbrederis was a...
Via Packers Talk Radio Network
August 03, 2014  |  Discuss

Jared Abbrederis has torn ACL

Jared Abbrederis took to his Twitter account Saturday evening to confirm what many Packer fans feared- he has a torn ACL and will likely miss the entire 2014 season. I know there has been a lot of talk going around about my injury. The acl injury was confirmed this morning and is only a small setback. — Jared Abbrederis (@abbrecadabra) August 2, 2014 Abbrederis immediately became...
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August 03, 2014  |  Discuss

Green Bay Packers: Jared Abbrederis Confirms ACL Tear

Green Bay Packers wide receiver Jared Abbrederis had a chance to be one of the most popular Packers players ever. Abbrederis was born in Wisconsin, played his collegiate football at the University of Wisconsin, was drafted by Wisconsin’s only NFL team, and was the hometown hero for a number of Wisconsinites. Abbrederis’ dreams of playing in front of his hometown fans suffered...
Via Standing O Sports
August 03, 2014  |  Discuss

Report: Packers Fifth-Round Pick WR Jared Abbrederis May Have Torn ACL

  Bob McGinn of the Milwaukee Journal Sentinel reports that the diagnosis of the Packers’ medical staff early Friday morning was that fifth-round pick WR Jared Abbrederis has a torn ACL. Green Bay was reportedly “hoping for the best but fearing the worst” regarding Abbrederis knee. “I haven’t had time to sit down with the medical staff,” coach Mike McCarthy said...
Via NFL Trade Rumors
August 01, 2014  |  Discuss

PACKERS FOOTBALL FRIDAY: Guys That Have to be Good: Jared Abbrederis

The first reason that Jared Abbrederis has to be good is obvious.  There is a decent chance that if he fails in Green Bay the entire state of Wisconsin just might start slowly falling in to Lake Michigan.  “Abby” is nothing short of a state legend.  He was born and raised in Wautoma.  He was a walk on at Wisconsin who was very popular and very productive.  As hard as it...
Via Packers Talk Radio Network
August 01, 2014  |  Discuss

Jared Abbrederis, Jeff Janis Could Force Packers to Keep Six Wide Receivers

The Green Bay Packers are loaded at wide receiver. Yes the team did lost James Jones to free agency this offseason and both Randall Cobb and Jordy Nelson are headed for free agency but if we just focus on the 2014 season, Green Bay has more talented wide receivers than it knows what to do with.  Throughout the Mike McCarthy era, the Packers have generally kept five wide receivers...
Via The Packers Guru
July 03, 2014  |  Discuss

Packing The Stats: What Makes a Returner?

With the selection of Jared Abbrederis by the Packers in the 5th round, fans all over Wisconsin gushed that one of their own was finally picked by the Packers.  Fans were quick to heap praise on Abbreferis’ try hard attitude, underdog story and “little engine that could” mentality.  Others however questioned the logic, Abbrederis was going into a loaded position and doesn’t...
May 21, 2014  |  Discuss

Packers Agree To Deal With Fifth-Round Pick WR Jared Abbrederis

  Aaron Wilson of the Baltimore Sun reports that the Green Bay Packers have reached a four-year, $2.364 million deal with fifth-round pick WR Jared Abbrederis. Wilson adds that the terms include a signing bonus of $144,560. Abbrederis was highly productive at the University of Wisconsin where he caught 78 balls for 1,081 yards in his senior season, while also handling some of...
Via NFL Trade Rumors
May 14, 2014  |  Discuss

Cory’s Corner: Jared Abbrederis steals Day 3 for Packers

Jared Abbrederis was a first team All-Big Ten pick, despite playing in a run-first offense. This draft was hailed as one of the best wide receiving crops ever. And the Packers proved why on Saturday by getting Jared Abbrederis with the 176th overall pick. Abbrederis was a first team All-Big Ten selection the last two years — and the most amazing thing is that he did it despite...
May 11, 2014  |  Discuss

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