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Report: Packers work out three quarterbacks Sunday

Report: Packers work out three quarterbacks Sunday

The Packers, who kept two backup quarterbacks on their 53-player roster, reportedly took a look at three other quarterbacks on Sunday. According to Field Yates of ESPN, the Packers put Pat Devlin, Jeff Mathews and Jon Jennings through workouts on Sunday…
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  • Packers go with proven Flynn as backup

    Packers go with proven Flynn as backup

    ESPN.com 6 hours ago
    GREEN BAY, Wis. -- The Green Bay Packers did not keep Matt Flynn around to be a third-string quarterback. The 29-year-old journeyman will start the season at Aaron Rodgers' primary backup, coach Mike McCarthy announced on Sunday. In keeping three quarte…
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  • Packers pick Chris Banjo for practice squad

    Packers pick Chris Banjo for practice squad

    profootballtalk.com 12 hours ago
    The Packers brought back 10 familiar names to their practice squad, all guys who were with them in camp. The list includes safety Chris Banjo, wide receiver Kevin Dorsey, center Garth Gerhart, wide receiver Alex Gillett, running back Michael Hill, lineb…
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  • Call Jayrone Elliott a player for the Packers

    Call Jayrone Elliott a player for the Packers

    ESPN.com Aug 30 (yesterday)
    GREEN BAY, Wis. -- Clay Matthews and Julius Peppers started calling him "The Sackmaster" after his three-sack performance against the St. Louis Rams on Aug. 16. The Green Bay Packers' trainers dubbed him "Shakespeare" because they sa…
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  • Patriots to cut recent trade acquisition Jerel Worthy

    Patriots to cut recent trade acquisition Jerel Worthy

    profootballtalk.com Aug 30 (yesterday)
    The Patriots didn’t need a long look at Jerel Worthy to decide they didn’t need him. According to Shalise Manza Young of the Boston Globe, the Patriots have decided to release the defensive tackle. The Patriots acquired him in a deal with the Packers tw…
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  • Packers lose lineman Aaron Adams for the year with ACL/MCL

    Packers lose lineman Aaron Adams for the year with ACL/MCL

    profootballtalk.com ESPN.com Aug 29 (2 days ago)
    The Packers are going to be in the market for more offensive line help. According to Rob Demovsky of ESPN.com, the Packers have lost tackle Aaron Adams to a torn ACL and MCL. Adams, who spent last year on their practice squad, had a chance to make the t…
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  • Who Will Have a Bigger Impact?

    Who Will Have a Bigger Impact?

    greenbaypackernation.com Aug 29 (2 days ago)
    Wow! The season is here and the Packers offense looks to be in prime condition. We have Eddie Lacy and two other running backs who can be difference makers. We have Jordy Nelson, Randall Cobb, Jarrett Boykin and…well…whomever the Packers keep after that…
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  • This…SO This on a Friday! I’mmah SHARE it OUT!

    This…SO This on a Friday! I’mmah SHARE it OUT!

    greenbaypackernation.com Aug 29 (2 days ago)
    Can’t wait to see #JordyNelson and the Pack take the field against the #Seahawks next Thursday! This weekend is time to ramp up the belief that this Packers team can go the distance. It all starts in less than a week #packernation!
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  • Rodgers still the top QB in #NFLRank

    Rodgers still the top QB in #NFLRank

    ESPN.com Aug 29 (3 days ago)
    GREEN BAY, Wis. – Aaron Rodgers fell from atop the ESPN #NFLRank list. But he's still the highest-ranked quarterback. The Green Bay Packers star slipped to No. 2 in the second annual offensive player list, flip-flopping spots with Detroit Lions receiver…
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  • It’s Game Week! Three Keys to Victory Against the Former Champs

    It’s Game Week! Three Keys to Victory Against the Former Champs

    greenbaypackernation.com Aug 29 (3 days ago)
    The Packers v. Seahawks game is a week away! I have to hand it to the NFL for creating a winning matchup in week one. The reigning Super Bowl Champions play host to a team that a LOT of people have slated for the Super Bowl this year. This is an importa…
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  • NFL Officials Could Not Be More Ready For The Preseason To End

    NFL Officials Could Not Be More Ready For The Preseason To End

    deadspin.com Aug 29 (3 days ago)
    Very late in the third quarter of last night's Chiefs-Packers game, KC's Joe McKnight just got the ball into the end zone. It took officials a few seconds to sort things out, but not long enough for referee Terry McAulay's taste.Read more...
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  • No red flags in Corey Linsley's first start

    No red flags in Corey Linsley's first start

    ESPN.com Aug 29 (3 days ago)
    GREEN BAY, Wis. -- Things will be much different next week in Seattle. For starters, there will be 68,000-plus trying to break the sound barrier at CenturyLink Field. And in the middle of it all, rookie Corey Linsley will be trying to snap the ball to G…
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  • Al Harris to Return to Lambeau

    Al Harris to Return to Lambeau

    greenbaypackernation.com Aug 28 (4 days ago)
    Well, Al Harris may have cut his long hair, but he has not cut his ties with the NFL. The two-time pro-bowler and former Packers shutdown bump-and-run corner will return to Lambeau tonight, this time as assistant d-backs coach for the Kansas City Chiefs…
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  • Mike McCarthy: Jarrett Boykin has taken the next step

    Mike McCarthy: Jarrett Boykin has taken the next step

    profootballtalk.com Aug 28 (4 days ago)
    The Packers felt comfortable letting James Jones go in free agency because they thought Jarrett Boykin was ready to move up the depth chart after a strong showing while filling in for the injured Randall Cobb and Jordy Nelson at different points in 2013…
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  • Kansas City Chiefs team bus involved in accident in Wisconsin

    Kansas City Chiefs team bus involved in accident in Wisconsin

    profootballtalk.com Aug 28 (4 days ago)
    The Kansas City Chiefs arrived in Wisconsin on Wednesday ahead of their preseason finale with the Green Bay Packers Thursday night. However, they ran into an issue on their way to the team hotel. According to the Associated Press, a vehicle containing t…
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  • Video - Concern For Aaron Rodgers? 02:07

    Concern For Aaron Rodgers?

    Aug 31
    Josina Anderson and Rob Demovsky break down the challenges facing Aaron Rodgers and Corey Linsley as they head into the Packers' opener against the Seahawks.
  • Video - Packers Counting On More Versatile Defense 01:47

    Packers Counting On More Versatile Defense

    Aug 31
    Josina Anderson reports from Green Bay, Wis., where she spoke with CB Tramon Williams about the Packers' new-look defense featuring Julius Peppers and a more agile defensive line.
  • Video - Packers Cruise Past Chiefs 00:43

    Packers Cruise Past Chiefs

    Aug 28
    The Packers beat the Chiefs 34-14 to improve to 3-1 in the preseason.
  • Video - NFC Super Bowl Chances 01:53

    NFC Super Bowl Chances

    Aug 28
    Shannon Sharpe and Skip Bayless debate which NFC teams have the best chance to reach the Super Bowl.

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