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Packers’ Nick Collins makes it official

It has been nearly three years since Green Bay Packers safety Nick Collins played his last down in green and gold. We all watched in horror as he lay motionless on the ground after trying to make a play. We collectively held our breath as the medical team strapped him to a board and only exhaled when he waved to the crowd to let them know he was okay. But that was the last time we...
Via Packers Talk Radio Network
August 20, 2014  |  Discuss

Former Packer Nick Collins announces his retirement

Former Packers safety Nick Collins has officially announced his retirement from the NFL. “I’m officially announced my retirement from the NFL. I also would like to thank my family, friends, and the Packer Nation for the love and support,” tweeted Collins. The 31 year-old Collins suffered a serious neck injury in 2011 and hasn’t played since. He finished his career with 471...
Via Pro Football Zone
August 19, 2014  |  Discuss

Former Packers S Nick Collins Officially Announces Retirement From NFL

  Former Packers S Nick Collins officially announced his retirement from the NFL on Tuesday. “I’m officially announced my retirement from the NFL,” Collins said in a statement posted on his Twitter account. “I also would like to thank my family, friends, and the Packer Nation for the love and support.” Collins, 31, suffered a career-ending neck injury at the start of...
Via NFL Trade Rumors
August 19, 2014  |  Discuss

Former Packer Nick Collins officially retires

Today Nick Collins the former Bethune Cookman standout and Green Bay Packer retired from the NFL. Collins was hoping to return after suffering a neck injury vut was never given a true opportubity to return. He announced his retirement otday on his twitter account. I’m officially announced my retirement from the #NFL. I also would […] The post Former Packer Nick Collins officially...
Via NFL Draft Diamonds
August 19, 2014  |  Discuss

Nick Collins says he’s ready, waiting for a team to call

Former Packers safety Nick Collins tweeted the other day that he’s ready to play football again after suffering a career ending neck injury just a couple of years ago. Collins told ESPN Milwaukee that he’s ready to go and waiting for a team to come calling. “The only doctor that was really unsure was Dr. McKenzie. He wasn’t quite sold on the idea of me playing for the Packers...
Via Pro Football Zone
February 06, 2014  |  Discuss

Nick Collins is ready to make an NFL comeback

Former Packers safety Nick Collins announced on Twitter that he’ll attempt to make a comeback after suffering season ending neck injury a couple of years ago. Who's looking for a top notch free safety. This kid is ready to dominate #2014 — Nick Collins (@nickdapick36) February 4, 2014 Nickdapick36 is ready for action. — Nick Collins (@nickdapick36) February 3, 2014 It...
Via Pro Football Zone
February 05, 2014  |  Discuss

Nick Collins Wants to Play Again-Will He Get the Opportunity?

Former Packers Safety Nick Collins has not played since injuring himself in the 2011 season. He is hoping his inactivity will soon come to an end. Collins took to Twitter late Monday night, declaring himself ready to play and “dominate” in the process:       This was the second tweet Collins had made on Monday in an effort to gain some interest around the league:    ...
Via Packers Talk Radio Network
February 04, 2014  |  Discuss

Former Packers cheerleader Kaitlyn Collins fights cyber bullying (Video)

A former Green Bay Packers cheerleader is taking a stand against cyber bullying. Kaitlyn Collins, who cheered for the Packers in 2009, was recently the victim of cyber bullying when a photo of her was posted on the Chicago Bears Fan page on Facebook. According to the Green Bay Press Gazette, a Facebook user posted a photo of Collins on Monday with the following caption: “Like If...
Via Larry Brown Sports
February 08, 2013  |  Discuss

Report: Packers to release injured Collins

GREEN BAY, Wis. If Nick Collins wants to return to football, it won't be for the Green Bay Packers. Collins' agent, Alan Herman, confirmed to the Milwaukee Journal Sentinel on Wednesday that the Packers will release the three-time Pro Bowl safety, who underwent a single-level cervical fusion last September. In Week 2 of last season, with the Packers playing in Carolina...
Via Fox Sports Wisconsin
April 25, 2012  |  Discuss

Collins' career hinges on March appointment

GREEN BAY, Wis. -- Nick Collins will find out in March whether he is able to continue his NFL career or will be forced into early retirement. The 28-year-old safety for the Green Bay Packers, who suffered a severe neck injury in Week 2 on an attempted tackle, had spinal fusion surgery in late September and missed the remainder of this season. Collins had been named to the Pro Bowl...
Via Fox Sports Wisconsin
January 20, 2012  |  Discuss
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