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NFL moves PAT to 15-yard line for 2015 season

The NFL announced the extra point will now be kicked from the 15-yard line with two-point conversions remaining at the 2-yard line. The new rule also gives the defense the ability to score two points on returns. NFL owners voted 30-2 to approve the rule change on Tuesday. The owners considered three proposals but ultimately approved a rule change endorsed by the competition...
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3 days ago  |  Discuss

Report: Randall Cobb seeking $9 million per year deal

According to ESPN’s Rob Demovsky, Green Bay Packers’ wide receiver Randall Cobb is reportedly looking for a new contract that would pay him approximately $9 million per year. If such a deal were signed, it would put Cobb in the neighborhood of what fellow wide receiver Jordy Nelson is making under his four-year deal he signed last summer for $39 million. While there may not...
Via Sportsnaut
February 16, 2015  |  Discuss

Jordy Nelson 2014 Report Card – Packers Player Grades

1) Introduction:  The previous four seasons for Jordy Nelson alternated from bad, to good, to bad, to good. This year the Packers were looking for more consistency from Nelson by having him stay healthy and for him to fully take the reigns of being the number one receiver on the team he had shown he can be. Packers WR Jordy Nelson2) Profile: Jordy Nelson Age: 29 Born: 5/31/1985...
February 16, 2015  |  Discuss

Green Bay Packers: Top 3 wide receivers of all-time

The Green Bay Packers have had a plethora of excellent wide outs over the years. From Hutson to Lofton, Sharpe to Brooks, and Driver to Nelson the Packers have had their share of great wide receivers. Let’s rank the top three of all-time. Sterling Sharpe (1988-1994) Donald Driver was not only a great player but also a great teammate and person Sterling Sharpe was well on his...
February 09, 2015  |  Discuss

Aaron Rodgers trolls Vikings in postgame news conference (PHOTO)

The Green Bay Packers emerged victorious against the division rival Minnesota Vikings in a hard-fought game on Sunday, 24-21. And QB Aaron Rodgers, who is known to have some fun at his opponent’s expense now and again, chose an interesting beverage to bring to his postgame news conference...
Via The Sports Daily
November 23, 2014  |  Discuss

Green Bay Packers: News, stats and stars from the Panthers game

To say the Green Bay Packers came out strong against the Carolina Panthers on Sunday would be an understatement.  The Packers came out on fire, scoring 28 straight points to open the game before the Panthers added a Graham Gano field goal right before the half.  For the second time in as many weeks, Aaron Rodgers did not play the entire fourth quarter, as the Packers cruised to...
October 20, 2014  |  Discuss

5 things we learned from Packers-Lions

The Green Bay Packers kicked off a three-game set against the NFC North on the road against the Detroit Lions. What many thought would be a high-scoring game turned into a defensive showdown, with Detroit emerging as the better team. Let's take a look at what we learned from the Packers loss. Playcalling needs to be smarter and more diverse Three weeks into the season and...
Via The Sports Daily
September 22, 2014  |  Discuss

Jordy Nelson is Ridiculously Good in Green Bay Packers’ Win Over Jets

Few could question the sizable contract that the Green Bay Packers gave Jordy Nelson before the start of the 2014 season, after all he is one of football’s elite receivers. But after Sunday’s dominating performance against the New York Jets, it is easy to see why the Packers wanted him locked up long term. To put it simply, the Packers would not have defeated the Jets without...
Via The Packers Guru
September 15, 2014  |  Discuss

Green Bay Packers: Breaking down the 53 man roster

With less than a week until the NFL season starts, teams across the league need to cut down their roster to 53 players.  The Green Bay Packers made their official cuts on Saturday, and here is a breakdown of their 53 man roster. In a somewhat surprising move, the Packers decided to keep three quarterbacks.  The obvious number one on the depth chart is Aaron Rodgers, followed by...
August 31, 2014  |  Discuss

Before drafting you need to see Green Bay Packers WR Jordy Nelson’s fantasy ranking

With the preseason games that most teams use as a dress rehearsal now in the rearview mirror, the 2014 NFL season is officially right around the corner. The next time fans see the league’s star players it will be during games on opening weekend. That means one thing: Fantasy football drafts are upon us. In order to get a ready, it’s time to start putting together a draft board...
Via cover32 - Packers
August 25, 2014  |  Discuss

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