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  • Packers CB Casey Hayward Will ‘Probably’ Test the Free Agent Ma…

    Packers CB Casey Hayward Will ‘Probably’ Test the Free Agent Market

    packersgab.com profootballtalk.com Updated 23 hours ago
    Packers cornerback Casey Hayward says he will “probably” test the free agent market this offseason according to Rob Demovsky of ESPN.com. The 26-year-old Heyward, a 2012 second-round draft pick for the Packers out of Vanderbilt, started 13-of-18 games f…
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  • Aaron Rodgers appears to be recovering well from knee scope

    Aaron Rodgers appears to be recovering well from knee scope

    profootballtalk.com ESPN.com Feb 10 (yesterday)
    Packers quarterback Aaron Rodgers had arthroscopic knee surgery shortly after the team’s season-ending loss to the Cardinals in the playoffs. The operation was described as a minor clean-up procedure that isn’t expected to have much, if any, impact on R…
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  • Packers Face Tough Decisions

    Packers Face Tough Decisions

    greenbaypackernation.com Feb 9 (2 days ago)
    With the season officially over and free agents looming what moves do you think Ted Thompson should make? Here is a list of players he will have to make decisions about: Unrestricted Free Agents OT, Don Barclay K, Mason Crosby
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  • Report: Packers, naturally, will play in annual HOF Game

    Report: Packers, naturally, will play in annual HOF Game

    profootballtalk.com Feb 6 (5 days ago)
    Brett Favre is headed to Canton in August, and so are thousands of Packers fans. So, it makes sense that the Packers will play in the Hall of Fame Game, the traditional start to the NFL’s preseason. Bob McGinn of the Milwaukee Journal-Sentinel reported …
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  • Brett Favre leads the Pro Football Hall of Fame's class of 2016

    Brett Favre leads the Pro Football Hall of Fame's class of 2016

    yahoo.com Feb 6 (5 days ago)
    SAN FRANCISCO — The Pro Football Hall of Fame voters meet the day before the Super Bowl, hear presentations for each of the finalists, then vote. Pete Dougherty of the Green Bay Press-Gazette presented former Green Bay Packers quarterback Brett Favre. D…
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  • Eddie Lacy’s weight estimated in the 260 range

    Eddie Lacy’s weight estimated in the 260 range

    profootballtalk.com Feb 5 (6 days ago)
    The weight of Packers running back Eddie Lacy has been a topic of conversation for years, but no one has been able to pin down exactly how much he weighs. A good guess, however, is that he’s a biscuit short of 260. At least. The Milwaukee Journal Sentin…
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  • Plays that shaped the Packers' season No. 1: Jordy Nelson&…

    Plays that shaped the Packers' season No. 1: Jordy Nelson's torn ACL

    ESPN.com Feb 5 (6 days ago)
    Plays that shaped the Packers' season No. 1: Jordy Nelson's torn ACL
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  • Packers Not Likely to Make a Strong Push to Keep FA WR James Jo…

    Packers Not Likely to Make a Strong Push to Keep FA WR James Jones

    The Packers are likely to move on from impending free agent wide receiver James Jones according to beat writer Rob Reischel of the Milwaukee Journal-Sentinel. The Packers are in desperate need for wideouts who can get separation from defensive backs and…
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  • Willie Wood Made the Most Memorable Play of Super Bowl I. He Ha…

    Willie Wood Made the Most Memorable Play of Super Bowl I. He Has No Recollection.

    nytimes.com Feb 4
    Wood’s interception of a pass by Chiefs quarterback Len Dawson helped the Packers win the title. In the five decades since, Wood’s and Dawson’s lives have taken divergent paths.
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  • Plays that shaped the Packers' season No. 2: Blown coverag…

    Plays that shaped the Packers' season No. 2: Blown coverage on Larry Fitzgerald

    ESPN.com Feb 4
    Plays that shaped the Packers' season No. 2: Blown coverage on Larry Fitzgerald
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  • Cobb calls punctured lung “scary,” says Packers players believe…

    Cobb calls punctured lung “scary,” says Packers players believe in Lacy

    Packers wide receiver Randall Cobb was last seen on the field making a highlight-reel catch in a divisional playoff game in Arizona that was negated by a penalty. Cobb was slow getting up and knew something was wrong, but until he started coughing up bl…
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  • T.J. Lang having shoulder surgery

    T.J. Lang having shoulder surgery

    Packers guard T.J. Lang dealt with injuries to both shoulders during the 2016 season and he’ll have surgery on at least one of them this offseason. Lang told Rob Demovsky of ESPN.com that he will have surgery on his right shoulder on Wednesday. He doesn…
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  • The NFL Is Screwing The World Out Of Watching The Only Known Co…

    The NFL Is Screwing The World Out Of Watching The Only Known Copy Of Super Bowl I

    deadspin.com Feb 2
    In January the NFL Network broadcast the first ever replay of Super Bowl I, contested 49 years ago between the NFL’s Green Bay Packers and AFL’s Kansas City Chiefs. But as the league’s press release notes, it wasn’t a replay of the original broadcast. I…
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  • Packers want Eddie Lacy to lose 30 pounds

    Packers want Eddie Lacy to lose 30 pounds

    We knew Packers coach Mike McCarthy wanted Eddie Lacy to shape up this offseason, and now we know a specific target for Lacy to lose. Ian Rapoport of NFL Network reports that the Packers want Lacy to lose 30 pounds, and Lacy is committed to accomplishin…
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  • Source: Illness sent Packers' McCarthy to hospital

    Source: Illness sent Packers' McCarthy to hospital

    ESPN.com Jan 31
    Source: Illness sent Packers' McCarthy to hospital
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  • Aaron Rodgers has knee surgery

    Aaron Rodgers has knee surgery

    At times in 2015, it seemed like Packers quarterback Aaron Rodgers wasn’t himself. It’s possibly because he was dealing with a knee problem. According to Jason Wilde and Rob Demovsky (a/k/a Olivia Munn’s favorite reporter) of ESPN.com, Rodgers had arthr…
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  • Former Packers RB Ahman Green lands role in 'Batman v Supe…

    Former Packers RB Ahman Green lands role in 'Batman v Superman' movie

    ESPN.com Jan 29
    Former Packers RB Ahman Green lands role in 'Batman v Superman' movie
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  • Mike McCarthy pulls out of the Pro Bowl with an illness

    Mike McCarthy pulls out of the Pro Bowl with an illness

    A record number of players have pulled out of this year’s Pro Bowl, and now a coach has, too. Packers coach Mike McCarthy will not coach the Pro Bowl. The team announced that doctors advised McCarthy not to travel to Hawaii because he has a stomach illn…
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  • BJ Raji Crucial To Green Bay’s Defense

    BJ Raji Crucial To Green Bay’s Defense

    The Green Bay Packers are likely to be stinging following their painful NFC Championship Game defeat, but that won’t stop the franchise from starting to plan for the next season. Having been overshadowed by the Aaron Rodgers-led offense for the past cou…
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  • Pro Bowl guard Josh Sitton was Packers' ironman on offense

    Pro Bowl guard Josh Sitton was Packers' ironman on offense

    ESPN.com Jan 26
    Pro Bowl guard Josh Sitton was Packers' ironman on offense
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  • Davante Adams thinks lessons from tough season can help him in …

    Davante Adams thinks lessons from tough season can help him in future

    The Packers had high hopes for what wide receiver Davante Adams would bring to the lineup during the 2015 season, especially after they lost Jordy Nelson to a torn ACL, but Adams never hit those expectations. He dealt with an ankle injury early in the y…
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  • Report: Eddie Lacy talking to P90X creator about training

    Report: Eddie Lacy talking to P90X creator about training

    If I didn’t know better, I’d wonder whether the blatant, public fat-shaming of Packers running back Eddie Lacy by coach Mike McCarthy were the setup for a brilliant marketing plan. Whether spontaneous or premeditated, the folks who made P90X have found …
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  • Julius Peppers takes Von Miller’s place in Pro Bowl

    Julius Peppers takes Von Miller’s place in Pro Bowl

    One of Packers linebacker Julius Peppers‘ former teams will be playing in the Super Bowl while Peppers will have to make do with his ninth trip to the Pro Bowl. Peppers has been selected to replace Broncos linebacker Von Miller in this weekend’s game. M…
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  • Report: Mike McCarthy Fed Up With Packers Management Refusing T…

    Report: Mike McCarthy Fed Up With Packers Management Refusing To Sign Free Agents

    The Packers are notoriously skittish about signing free agents. They have signed a few big names over the years—Julius Peppers, Desmond Howard, Charles Woodson—but in general, they are committed to building through the draft. This is a great policy when…
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  • Report: Packers hiring Ben Sirmans as running backs coach

    Report: Packers hiring Ben Sirmans as running backs coach

    The Packers fired a pair of offensive assistants after losing to the Cardinals last weekend and they haven’t wasted much time lining up replacements. Brian Angelichio will be the new tight ends coach, replacing Jerry Fontenot, and Alex Marvez of FOX Spo…
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  • Video - Packers shouldn't have to make any veteran salary-cap cuts 01:49

    Packers shouldn't have to make any veteran salary-cap cuts

    Feb 9
    ESPN Packers reporter Rob Demovsky talks about the Packers having plenty of salary-cap space heading into free agency.
  • Video - Favre continues to repair relationship with Green Bay 01:52

    Favre continues to repair relationship with Green Bay

    Feb 5
    Three-time MVP QB Brett Favre joins Mike & Mike to describe what it was like to return to Green Bay in July and to explain how his relationship with the Packers has progressed after facing numerous years in exile.
  • Video - 50 Super Bowls in 50 Seconds ... sort of 01:07

    50 Super Bowls in 50 Seconds ... sort of

    Feb 2
    Trey Wingo attempts to recall all 50 Super Bowls in 50 seconds.
  • Video - Rodgers' status for PGA event could reveal knee's health 01:21

    Rodgers' status for PGA event could reveal knee's health

    Feb 1
    ESPN Packers reporter Rob Demovsky explains how a PGA Tour event could reveal how Aaron Rodgers is recovering from knee surgery.