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Clinton-Dix or Hyde? Either is an upgrade

Clinton-Dix or Hyde? Either is an upgrade

ESPN.com Updated 41 minutes ago
GREEN BAY, Wis. -- In every offseason practice -- whether organized team activities or minicamp -- and in the first two days of training camp, Micah Hyde took all the snaps with Green Bay Packers' defensive starters in a safety tandem with Morgan Burnet…
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  • Not Lookin’ Back: 3 Reasons The Safety Position Will Improve

    Not Lookin’ Back: 3 Reasons The Safety Position Will Improve

    Will Morgan Burnett improve his play in 2014? Last season’s defense was a sore spot for Packers fans. The injury bug bit harder than a hungry, Northern Wisconsin mosquito and the run defense had more holes than baby swiss. After the draft, and now with …
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  • Green Bay Packers' projected roster

    Green Bay Packers' projected roster

    ESPN.com 6 hours ago
    Examining the Green Bay Packers' roster: Quarterbacks (3) Aaron Rodgers Matt Flynn Scott Tolzien The Packers have not kept three quarterbacks on their opening-day roster since 2008, but they might be inclined to do so this season in order to avoid a sit…
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  • Randall Cobb doesn’t believe he’s done enough for a big deal

    Randall Cobb doesn’t believe he’s done enough for a big deal

    Jordy Nelson got paid over the weekend, leaving Randall Cobb as the next Packers wide receiver likely to sign a contract extension with the team. Cobb says his heart is in Green Bay and that he’d like to stay with the team, but that he isn’t aware of an…
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  • Packers Camp Report: Day 2

    Packers Camp Report: Day 2

    ESPN.com 19 hours ago
    GREEN BAY, Wis. -- A daily review of the hot topics coming out of Green Bay Packers' training camp: One day after Matt Flynn got the bulk of the work as the No. 2 quarterback, Sunday was Scott Tolzien's turn. He got the call in the no-huddle period and …
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  • Packers' practice includes snack time

    Packers' practice includes snack time

    ESPN.com 20 hours ago
    GREEN BAY, Wis. -- You may have heard that Green Bay Packers players have been snacking during training camp practice, and we're not talking about orange slices sent by Aaron Rodgers' mom. The team's training staff is offering red JELL-O-like snacks and…
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  • Quickslant: 2 Things NOT To Worry About

    Quickslant: 2 Things NOT To Worry About

    greenbaypackernation.com Jul 27 (yesterday)
    Well day one of Packers Training Camp is in the books and what a great day it was. There was Packers news flying around all day. Some of it was pointed and accurate as an Aaron Rodgers pass and some of it random and erratic as a Jay Cutler interception,…
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  • Roundup: Packers Give Leading Receiver a Contract Extension

    Roundup: Packers Give Leading Receiver a Contract Extension

    Jordy Nelson kept the deal secret for a while, but word leaked out quickly on social media.
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  • Big plans for Clay Matthews, Packers LBs

    Big plans for Clay Matthews, Packers LBs

    ESPN.com Jul 26 (yesterday)
    GREEN BAY, Wis. – There are formations and schemes that Green Bay Packers coach Mike McCarthy does not want anyone – especially not the Seattle Seahawks – to know about. Some of the tactics defensive coordinator Dom Capers has concocted won't be worked …
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  • James Who?: When the Green Bay Packers lost James Jones in fr……

    James Who?: When the Green Bay Packers lost James Jones in fr…

    greenbaypackernation.com Jul 25 (3 days ago)
    When the Green Bay Packers lost James Jones in free agency, it was a concern. While Jarrett Boykin had performed admirably and with Randall Cobb recently returned to put the dagger in the Chicago Bears (watch it yet again…here) the Packers had playmaker…
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  • New plan shows McCarthy open to change

    New plan shows McCarthy open to change

    ESPN.com Jul 25 (3 days ago)
    GREEN BAY, Wis. – Mike McCarthy is entering his ninth season as the Green Bay Packers coach. He will soon have a street named after him that intersects with Holmgren Way, which intersects with Lombardi Avenue. He has a Super Bowl ring and a contract tha…
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  • On The Eve Of Training Camp

    On The Eve Of Training Camp

    greenbaypackernation.com Jul 25 (3 days ago)
    Well training camps have already begun for the Bears and the Vikes and Packers players report today. Football is almost here! One of the most exciting battles in this year’s training camp is the battle for tight end. That position was left wide open wit…
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  • Is London calling the Packers for 2016?

    Is London calling the Packers for 2016?

    ESPN.com Jul 24 (4 days ago)
    GREEN BAY, Wis. -- Speaking like he knows something is in the works, Green Bay Packers president Mark Murphy believes his team will be heading across the pond at some point soon to play in one of the NFL's International Series games. But Packers' ticket…
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  • Favre could make Lambeau visit this year

    Favre could make Lambeau visit this year

    ESPN.com Jul 24 (4 days ago)
    GREEN BAY, Wis. -- If Brett Favre is worried about getting booed when he returns to Lambeau Field -- which he claimed this week he is not -- Green Bay Packers president Mark Murphy perhaps sent a message to fans on Thursday when he essentially asked the…
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  • Source: Pack's Nelson wants $10M per year

    Source: Pack's Nelson wants $10M per year

    ESPN.com Jul 24 (4 days ago)
    A source familiar with the negotiations said Green Bay Packers wide receiver Jordy Nelson wants a new deal worth at least $10 million per season.
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  • Packers add Korey Jones; 1 spot still open

    Packers add Korey Jones; 1 spot still open

    ESPN.com Jul 23 (5 days ago)
    GREEN BAY, Wis. – The Green Bay Packers have been holding a roster spot open ever since the end of the June minicamp, when they released injured running back Johnathan Franklin. And even after signing first-year linebacker Korey Jones on Wednesday, they…
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  • BTN: Top 3 Stats the Packers Will Improve in 2014

    BTN: Top 3 Stats the Packers Will Improve in 2014

    greenbaypackernation.com Jul 23 (5 days ago)
    Training camp hasn’t even begun yet, so we’re basing all our projections on what shows on paper. Still, the 2014 Packers should be a much improved team. That’s exciting to me because they were a pretty good team in 2013 despite some serious injuries. Th…
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  • Street picked to honor Mike McCarthy

    Street picked to honor Mike McCarthy

    ESPN.com Jul 23 (5 days ago)
    GREEN BAY, Wis. – The best way to get to the street that will be named after Green Bay Packers coach Mike McCarthy is to travel west on Lombardi Avenue and take a left turn onto Holmgren Way. Clearly, the new Mike McCarthy Way will be located in the rig…
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  • AM Quickslant: And the National News….Totally Redeems Itself!

    AM Quickslant: And the National News….Totally Redeems Itself!

    greenbaypackernation.com Jul 23 (5 days ago)
    When I last mentioned the national news I was critical of their lack of depth in understanding our Packers team. Ok…Ok…today they got it right and it is important to give credit where credit is due. Going into training camp is one of the last chances we…
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  • Video - Green Bay Packers linebacker Clay Matthews on defensive end Julius Peppers: 'We welcome him with open arms' 02:07

    Green Bay Packers linebacker Clay Matthews on defensive end Julius Peppers: 'We welcome him with open arms'

    Jul 27
    NFL Media's Stacey Dales goes one-on-one with Green Bay Packers linebacker Clay Matthews to discuss his health going into this season and the addition of defensive end Julius Peppers.
  • Video - Cobb Not Stressing About New Deal 01:24

    Cobb Not Stressing About New Deal

    Jul 27
    Packers WR Randall Cobb reflects on Jordy Nelson's contract extension and says he isn't going to stress about a new deal for himself; he would rather just go out and perform.
  • Video - New Deal For Randall Cobb? 02:50

    New Deal For Randall Cobb?

    Jul 27
    Michele Steele and ESPN Packers reporter Rob Demovsky discuss WR Randall Cobb's comments that he hasn't done enough to receive a new deal and the chances safety Ha Ha Clinton-Dix starts this year for Green Bay.
  • Video - Ian Rapoport update from Green Bay Packers training camp 03:06

    Ian Rapoport update from Green Bay Packers training camp

    Jul 27
    NFL Media Insider Ian Rapoport and NFL Media's Stacey Dales discuss key players for the Green Bay Packers this season with the help of some props.

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