Do the Green Bay Packers have any of the most underrated players in the NFL?

Last week, I provided my annual list of the 10 most overrated players in the NFL. As expected, it caused an uproar, mostly from people who can’t take off their team-colored glasses and deal with the truth. For a good time, read the “Comments” section below the article; it’s pure gold and classic examples of denial. In the spirit of showing that it’s not all negative on...
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13 hours ago  |  Discuss

Mailbag: A standing ovation for domestic violence, Jermichael Finley back in Green Bay

Jordy Nelson has been the biggest story in the first week of training camp, but what else has stuck out to you in the first days of camp? Any performances or position battles that have been heating up? - Merl in Chicago, Ill.   Eddie Lacy’s reviews have stuck out to me. The bruising running back has been getting a lot of attention for his hands. If Lacy can make strides in the...
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Rodgers: Packers, NFL better with Jermichael Finley playing

GREEN BAY, Wis. -- Throughout the entire NFL offseason, Jermichael Finley still had his own spot in the Green Bay Packers locker room. Despite his free agent status and uncertain recovery from neck surgery, Finley's nameplate remained even as others' (such as Johnny Jolly's) were removed. When training camp began, though, "Finley" had been replaced with a generic...
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2 days ago  |  Discuss

McCarthy: 'Finley is a Packer in my opinion'

Little has changed on the Jermichael Finley front, but Green Bay Packers coach Mike McCarthy hasn't altered his tune about the seventh-year tight end still being on the team's radar. "Jermichael Finley is a Green Bay Packer in my opinion and obviously he's going through a medical situation," McCarthy said Friday, the day before the first training camp practice...
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Packers Do Not Have A Deadline For Decision Regarding Jermichael Finley

  Packers HC Mike McCarthy told reporters Friday that there is no deadline for a decision to be made regarding TE Jermichael Finley possibly returning to the team. “We’re still open to that,” McCarthy said, per Tyler Dunne. “Still a Packer in my opinion.“ McCarthy did say that he likes their current group of tight ends, so it’s not as though they are concerned about...
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Packers: Is a Jermichael Finley Return to Green Bay in the Works?

Just when you thought the excitement of the NFL offseason was over as we count down the days to the start of Green Bay Packers training camp, news pops up, like the information reported yesterday by Jason Wilde, that Jermichael Finley met with the Packers team doctor Pat McKenzie. According to an #NFL source, @JermichaelF88 is in Green Bay and has appointment with Dr. Pat McKenzie...
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13 days ago  |  Discuss

Jermichael Finley reportedly meeting with the Packers’ doctors Thursday

According to Jason Wilde of ESPN Wisconsin,  free agent tight end Jermichael Finley is meeting with doctors from the Packers today. According to an #NFL source, @JermichaelF88 is in Green Bay and has appointment with Dr. Pat McKenzie this afternoon to view MRIs and talk. — Jason Wilde (@jasonjwilde) July 17, 2014 Finley recently revealed that he’s received contract offers from...
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Packers have Jermichael Finley coming in for an MRI

Last week former Packers tight and your Jermichael Finley stated that he wanted to return to the Green Bay Packers and the Packer nation. Well today he is taking another step further to completing that mission. According to Jason Wilde of ESPN, Finley is going to be present for an MRI at the Packers facility. […] The post Packers have Jermichael Finley coming in for an MRI appeared...
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Jermichael Finley still out of a job, would the TE be a good fit with NE?

Via rsenetwork.netTraining camp is just over a week away, and TE Jermichael Finley still is out of a job. Yeah this is the guy who caught six passes for 159 yards in a 2010 playoff game!Finley became a free agent this off season when his two year 14 million dollar deal with the Packers expired. Unfortunately last October in a game against the Brown Finley, suffered a spinal contusion...
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Jermichael Finley has tough choice to make regarding NFL future

Posted on: July 15, 2014 By: Kyle Curry Jermichael Finley has a tough decision to make about his NFL future. Currently Finley is on the return trail from a spinal cord injury suffered last season. He has been undergoing test all offseason and is hoping to make a return to the NFL, but the offers he has gotten so far are going to be hard to take.   Finley, who is still hoping to...
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Jermichael Finley: Pittsburgh Steelers offered deals

Jermichael Finley's quest to return to the football field continues at the doctor's office. The free agent tight end will undergo further testing on his injured neck Wednesday and send the results to all 32 teams, Finley told USA Today's Tom Pelissero. Finley recently suggested he was hopeful for a reunion with the Green Bay Packers. However, he told Pelissero the...
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Jermichael Finley wants to return to Packers bad, but needs more tests

Free agent tight end Jermichael Finley says he will undergo another round of medical tests Wednesday and send the results to all 32 teams in hopes of landing on a roster before training camp. But after a workout Monday afternoon, Finley told USA TODAY Sports he intends to keep being patient and wait for an […] The post Jermichael Finley wants to return to Packers bad, but needs...
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Packers training camp preview: Tight ends

  This is the fourth in a series of 14 previews leading up to the Green Bay Packers' July 26 start of camp. TODAY'S POSITION: TIGHT ENDS Rating (1-to-10 scale): 4 Projected starter: Andrew Quarless (5th season) Backups (asterisks indicate players expected to make the roster): *Brandon Bostick, *Richard Rodgers, *Ryan Taylor, Colt Lyerla, Jake Stoneburner, Justin Perillo...
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Jermichael Finley will undergo tests on his neck on Wednesday

Free agent Jermichael Finley told Tom Pelissero of USA TODAY Sports that he’ll be undergoing more tests on his neck this coming Wednesday.  Free agent tight end Jermichael Finley says he will undergo another round of medical tests Wednesday and send the results to all 32 teams in hopes of landing on a roster before training camp. But after a workout Monday afternoon, Finley told...
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17 days ago  |  Discuss

Report: TE Jermichael Finley Says Steelers Have Showed Him A Few Deals

Former Green Bay Packers tight end Jermichael Finley is still looking for a team play for in 2014 as he attempts to comeback from a spinal contusion injury that suffered last October and apparently the Pittsburgh Steelers have offered him a contract. “Pittsburgh have showed me a couple deals, but we all know the money ain’t […] Report: TE Jermichael Finley Says Steelers Have...
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Jermichael Finley Received An Offer From The Steelers

  Free agent TE Jermichael Finley recently mentioned that he will undergo further test on Wednesday and have the results sent to all NFL teams. Finley remains hopeful that he sign on with a new team at some point, but he admits that the money included in an offer will be a major consideration. “As long as I wait, you know and I know, guys are going to go down and the money...
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17 days ago  |  Discuss

NFL Injury Update: Jermichael Finley still wants to return to the Packers

After what looked like a career-threatening neck injury, tight end Jermichael Finley received full medical clearance in May and wants to continue his career. The market for his services has been slow to form, as could be expected with the unique nature of his injury, but Finley said earlier this week that his neck is in great shape and he wants to return to the Green Bay Packers...
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21 days ago  |  Discuss

Free agent Jermichael Finley wants to return to the Packers

getty images Free agent tight end Jermichael Finley is hoping to resume his NFL career in 2014 and he would like to do it with the Green Bay Packers reports ESPN Wisconsin’s Jason Wilde. “This is the best I’ve felt in this entire crazy process,” Finley said. “I’m working as hard as I can to get back to Packer Nation.” From @JermichaelF88: "This is the best I'...
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Free Agent TE Jermichael Finley Says He Still Wants To Return To Green Bay

  Free Agent TE Jermichael Finley has been outspoken about his desire to return to the Green Bay Packers. Finley, speaking about Green Bay, said that he “very much wants to return,” adding “this is the best I’ve felt in this entire crazy process,” per Jason Wilde of ESPN Wisconsin. Finley also had a message for the Packers faithful, stating “Tell everybody I’m working...
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Jermichael Finley working hard to get back to Packer nation

Free agent tight end Jermichael Finley told Jason Wilde of ESPN Wisconsin that he wants to play for the Packers again and is working very hard. From @JermichaelF88: "This is the best I've felt in this entire crazy process." Says he still very much wants to return to #Packers. — Jason Wilde (@jasonjwilde) July 9, 2014 More from @JermichaelF88: "Tell everybody...
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Packers See Dramatic Turn at Tight End

High expectations have been set for Rodgers in 2014. Is he the Packers next starting tight end? At this time last season, the Green Bay Packers were preparing for training camp and the position battles that would ensue.  Tight end was not among them, as they had veteran Jermichael Finley in the fold and the annual talk about his having a “breakout” season was in full swing....
June 27, 2014  |  Discuss

Report: Packers doctors haven’t cleared Jermichael Finley

According to Gil Brandt of,  the Packers haven’t cleared tight end Jermichael Finley (neck) even though his surgeon has. .@Packers doctors have not cleared Jermichael Finley. @Lions doctor did surgery. — Gil Brandt (@Gil_Brandt) June 23, 2014   var ACE_AR = {Site: '898551', Size: '468060', CallType: 'IFRAME'}; Loading......
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June 23, 2014  |  Discuss

Recapping the Hottest News from NFL Minicamp Week

(TE Richard Rodgers)-The 2014 NFL season is just around the corner. Players and coaches are already hard at work at team facilities. Organized team activities concluded earlier in the month, and now minicamp is wrapping up. There are plenty of news-worthy events going on across the league. Let's take a look at some of them. || A New Rodgers Emerging in Green Bay—(Richard...
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June 20, 2014  |  Discuss

Aaron Rodgers understands Jermichael Finley’s desire to continue his career

Packers quarterback Aaron Rodgers claims that he understands why Jermichael Finley wants to do whatever it takes to continue his NFL career even though he suffered a serious neck injury last year. “I would want to play until they told me I couldn’t play anymore,” Rodgers said, per “He’s younger than I am, and we’re competitors. We have to be in our arena doing...
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June 18, 2014  |  Discuss

With Jermichael Finley out, group works to fill gap

All players see the nameplate. Inside the Green Bay Packers locker room, Jermichael Finley's locker remains intact. Even though he's an unrestricted free agent. Even though, medically, the Packers remain in wait-and-see mode. "I love him to death. But he's not here," second-year tight end Jake Stoneburner said. "It's hard to say if he's going...
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June 15, 2014  |  Discuss
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