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Are Packers players and coaches tired of cheap management?

The Packers traditionally are conservative in free agency, but are they getting too conservative?According to Bob McGinn of the Milwaukee Journal-Sentinel, players and coaches were “incensed” that general manger Ted Thompson let Pro Bowl guard T.J. Lang go to the Lions.Lang will be the second former Packers Pro Bowl guard playing for a divisional rival in 2017. Josh Sitton was...
Via The Sports Daily
28 days ago  |  Discuss

Lions bolster offensive line, agree to deal with TJ Lang

DETROIT (AP) -- The Detroit Lions have agreed to a deal with guard T.J. Lang, another significant move to bolster their offensive line in a busy offseason. Agent Mike McCartney acknowledged the three-year agreement Sunday on Twitter. Detroit also signed tackle Rick Wagner in recent days and could have an upgraded offensive line next season even after the departures of Riley Reiff...
Via Associated Press
March 12, 2017  |  Discuss

T.J. Lang signs three-year contract with Lions

The Detroit Lions have pilfered one of their divisional rival's best free agents, agreeing to terms on a three-year deal for offensive guard T.J. Lang.Lang's agent tweeted out the news on Sunday. Lang, a Pro Bowler this past year, has spent the past eight years with the Green Bay Packers. Originally a fourth-round draft pick out of Eastern Michigan in 2009, he has been a full-time...
Via Sportsnaut
March 12, 2017  |  Discuss

TJ Lang: Blocking for Rodgers can be 'a little frustrating'

The Green Bay Packers felt the pressure on Sunday evening, as the Minnesota Vikings defense sacked Aaron Rodgers five times in a 17-14 Packers loss. Green Bay’s offensive line may not have performed up to snuff, and guard T.J. Lang was the first to admit the group needed to do a better job blocking. Lang also described the difficulty of protecting Aaron Rodgers, who’s known...
Via The Comeback
September 19, 2016  |  Discuss

T.J .Lang weighs in on Packers' struggles

The Green Bay Packers are running out of answers for why their once dominant offense has continued to struggle to create big plays and score points during the 2015 season. Given a chance on Sunday to put pressure on the Cardinals for the NFC’s No. 2 seed, the Packers managed just eight points and 178 total yards on 64 plays during an embarrassing 38-8 loss in Arizona. T.J. Lang...
Via The Sports Daily
December 28, 2015  |  Discuss

Packers' T.J. Lang: Concussions are 'part of the game'

The NFL has ramped up its concussion protocol lately in an attempt to improve player safety, but some players believe brain injuries will always be part of the game. Green Bay Packers guard T.J. Lang, who suffered a concussion in the preseason, is one of those players.Lang spoke about his concussion history and his concerns he has about the injury, via Dave Birkett of the Detroit...
Via FOX Sports
November 30, 2015  |  Discuss

TJ Lang: Suh wanted to fight me after stepping on Aaron Rodgers

By Larry Brown Green Bay Packers offensive lineman T.J. Lang says Ndamukong Suh was so charged up in the Week 17 game between the teams that the Lions defensive lineman challenged him to a fight. Lang was on the radio Friday with 97.1 The Ticket in Detroit and said Suh stepping on teammate Aaron Rodgers led to their battle. He says he didn’t see Suh step on Rodgers (watch the...
Via Larry Brown Sports
January 30, 2015  |  Discuss

WATCH: Hit By Green Bay Packers Offensive Lineman T.J. Lang Sparks Nice Brawl

When you are an offensive lineman you have one primary function on the field--destroy defensive players. That's likely what was going through the mind of Green Bay Packers offensive lineman T.J. Lang when he made the hit he made hear. He was just a wee bit late in doing so and it ended up costing his team 15-yards.On a different note--hats off to Lang's fellow lineman David Bakhtiari...
Via FatManWriting
January 11, 2015  |  Discuss

WATCH: Brawl breaks out in Cowboys-Packers game

By Vincent Frank The Dallas Cowboys and Green Bay Packers found themselves in the middle of a major scrum in their NFC Playoff matchup on Sunday afternoon. And its impact on the game was real. Instead of 3rd-and-1 at the 7-yard line, an unsportsmanlike conduct penalty on Packers offensive lineman T.J. Lang made it 3rd-and-16. After gaining just six yards on the following play...
Via Sportsnaut
January 11, 2015  |  Discuss

Packers Annual Checkup: T.J. Lang

FOX Sports Wisconsin's Paul Imig gives an in-depth statistical analysis and film study of every Packers player in his annual offseason checkup. Check every weekday through mid-April for his latest report. T.J. Lang, starting right guard Season stats: 17 games (all starts at right guard; played 97.7 percent of total offensive snaps), three sacks allowed, 18 QB hurries allowed, five...
Via Fox Sports Wisconsin
March 10, 2014  |  Discuss

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