JOHNATHAN FRANKLIN RUMORS
Today the Green Bay Packers signed one of the most underrated running backs in the NFL. Kahlil Bell was a force for the Chicago Bears a few years back, and I honestly do not know how he was not on a team. He reminds me a lot of Fred Jackson, a very patient runner. The […]
Rookie running back Johnathan Franklin made the trip to Detroit on the same day he was placed on season-ending injured reserve. Franklin, a fourth-round pick from UCLA who rushed for 103 yards in Week 3 against the Cincinnati Bengals, declined to discuss his injury situation in the postgame locker room at Ford Field. He left […]
The Green Bay Packers officially placed rookie running back Jonathan Franklin on season ending injured reserve today.
#Packers bring LB Victor Aiyewa up from practice squad. Takes place of RB Johnathan Franklin, who lands on IR with concussion/neck injury.
— Jason Wilde (@jasonjwilde) November 27, 2013
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Today the Green Bay Packers placed running back Johnathan Franklin on the season-ending injured reserve. Jonathan Franklin is dealing with a concussion. He suffered the injury Week 12 against the Vikings. Franklin will have the entire offseason to come back from the injury. That is not a good sign that Franklin is heading to the I/R for a concussion. […]
A while back I picked up my second autograph of former UCLA Bruin and current Green Bay Packers' running back Johnathan Franklin. With Johnathan in his UCLA attire, it was an easy addition.I was instantly drawn to this card for a number of reasons. It's an on-card auto, was affordable, and the State Pride subset from Leaf Draft is just nails. I absolutely dig seeing the California...
GREEN BAY, Wis. -- Johnathan Franklin refused to make any excuses for fumbling the ball in back-to-back games. He knows that's the last thing that a rookie running back can afford to do, especially with a Green Bay Packers offense that places supreme emphasis on ball security.
And while running backs coach Alex Van Pelt described Franklin's latest fumble as "unacceptable...
It is tough to assess what it means from Week 4 given that James Starks, while replacing the injured Eddie Lacy, went down with an injury of his own but Johnathan Franklin got onto the field for the first time for Green Bay. He played in 43 snaps and carried the ball 13 times for 103 yards – becoming the second Packers RB in as many weeks to top 100 – adding three catches for...
According to Bob McGinn of the Milwaukee Journal-Sentinel, rookie running back Johnathan Franklin has yet to show the Packers the “wow factor” during practice.
Franklin hasn’t shown any “wow” factor yet. He has been adequate, not special, as a pass blocker. He’s tough and quick, but has struggled making headway between the tackles partially due to size.
As Packers training camp is set to start, we now have the final in this series of videos on Johnathan Franklin and his long road to the NFL.
In this episode, we see Franklin’s very emotional reaction to the phone call from the Packers on day three of the 2013 NFl draft.
Johnathan goes on to talk about the realization of a life-long dream, staying hungry and the excitement he feels...
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Green Bay Packers rookie Johnathan Franklin is fighting for a roster spot.
As he does so, the California transplant is adjusting to a lifestyle that is night and day from what he used to.
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