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Randall Cobb on replacing Jordy Nelson: 'We need to know who we can count on'

Green Bay Packers wide receiver Randall Cobb said that his role will not change despite Jordy Nelson’s torn ACL and the void the injury leaves the team with. “If we’re in a three-receiver set, most likely I’ll be inside,” Cobb said, via “If we’re in a two-receiver set, I’ll obviously be outside. It just depends on what we do. We’ll move around. We...
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Randall Cobb: Davante Adams poised for ‘breakout’ year

The fallout of the Jordy Nelson injury is still occurring, and Green Bay is scrambling to figure out who will help step up and replace his production. Randall Cobb is the number one receiver now for superstar quarterback Aaron Rodgers, but his second option is going to be second-year wide receiver Davante Adams. Cobb talked to the media and said that he believes Adams will have...
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Packers rookie WR Ty Montgomery taking over for Jordy Nelson

The Green Bay Packers suffered a huge loss on Sunday afternoon when Jordy Nelson went down with a torn ACL. He will miss the entire 2015 season, and losing him will hurt the Green Bay offense in a big way. Nelson is one of the best wide receivers in the entire NFL, and finding a way to replace him is going to be extremely difficult. Ty Montgomery was selected in the third round...
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3 days ago  |  Discuss

What Jordy Nelson’s Torn ACL Means For Davante Adams

The news about Jordy Nelson’s knee injury was gut-wrenching. Seeing any player go down with something as frustrating as a torn ACL always is. But, as the NFL mantra goes: Next man up. That same ideal applied to my next gut reaction: The Green Bay Packers — and quarterback Aaron Rodgers — don’t have anyone to replace his production. Randall Cobb and second-year player Davante...
4 days ago  |  Discuss

USC coach Tee Martin compares Adoree’ Jackson to Marqise Lee

Twitter/@MenOfTroy There are few college football players with more raw talent than USC do-it-all athlete Adoree’ Jackson. The former five-star recruit plays wide receiver, cornerback, and returns kick and punt returns for the Trojans. While cornerback is Jackson’s primary position, wide receivers coach Tee Martin, who was Jackson’s main recruiter, says the sophomore reminds...
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6 days ago  |  Discuss

Mike McCarthy: 'Jump balls are for basketball'

The NFL has steadily become a pass-heavy league, and one of the biggest adjustments is a greater usage of 50-50 passes on the goal line. However, Green Bay Packers head coach Mike McCarthy isn’t a fan of that method. According to Ryan Wood of the Green Bay Press-Gazette, McCarthy suggests leaving the jump balls to the players on the hardwood. McCarthy doesn't like the idea...
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8 days ago  |  Discuss

WR Randall Cobb says his return to Green Bay is for revenge

Green Bay wide receiver Randall Cobb had a chance to put his services on the market to the highest bidder, but instead decided he wanted another shot at a championship and the Packers was his best chance. After coming so close in 2014, losing in the NFC Championship game in the late stages, Cobb is ready to finish the job. “That’s what sports are all about,” Cobb said...
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17 days ago  |  Discuss

Randall Cobb's time for superstardom has arrived

One of the biggest stories of the offseason was Randall Cobb choosing to re-sign with the Green Bay Packers. He did so despite receiving bigger money offers from other teams, and showed that he was a loyal player with a desire to compete for championships. Cobb has been considered one of the league’s star receivers over the past few seasons, but has widely been thought of as...
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June 26, 2015  |  Discuss

Randall Cobb rejects contract proposal from Packers

The Green Bay Packers and impending free agent wide receiver Randall Cobb are working on a tight timeline to negotiate a deal agreeable to both parties. The Packers have reportedly offered Cobb a five-year deal worth somewhere between $8 and $9 million annually—an offer that has been rejected by Cobb’s agent Jimmy Sexton. Green Bay has exclusive negotiation rights that run...
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March 04, 2015  |  Discuss

Five potential landing spots for Randall Cobb

Wide receivers in the NFL have become increasingly more important. The league has transitioned to a pass-first style. And if you have an elite wide out on your team, you’re at a serious advantage. Randall Cobb certainly proved last season that he is on that list of elites, and it’s time he got compensated like one. Come March, a bevy of teams will be lined up to acquire his...
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February 15, 2015  |  Discuss

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