Remembering A Few Who Gave Us Joy
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While we all pay homage to all our fallen hero’s who gave their lives so we may live free lets also remember a few who gave us joy. Here is a list of Packers players who have died before the age … Continue reading →Share Tweet
Packers sign rookie cornerback Travis Manningprofootballtalk.com May 21 (4 days ago)The Packers have added a little more cornerback depth in advance of next week’s OTAs, signing undrafted rookie Travis Manning, the club said Thursday. The 24-year-old Manning intercepted 10 passes over four seasons at Division II Northwest Missouri Stat…Share TweetESPN.com May 21 (5 days ago)Green Bay Packers rank 127th in ESPN salary surveyShare Tweet
Mason Crosby: Packers will 'overwhelm' foes on special teamsESPN.com May 21 (5 days ago)Mason Crosby: Packers will 'overwhelm' foes on special teamsShare Tweet
UDFA first take, Jermauria Rasco, DE/OLB, LSUgreenbaypackernation.com May 21 (5 days ago)Jermauria Rasco, DE/OLB, stands 6’3″ and weighs 252 pounds. Jermauria ran a 4.75-40 yard dash and broad jumped 9 feet, he has played most of his college career as a DE in the 4-3 but coming to the Packers he … Continue reading →Share Tweet
Brett Favre: Lambeau return for Bears game is “right fit”The Packers will welcome Brett Favre back to Lambeau Field on Thanksgiving night to unveil his retired jersey when they face the Bears, something that suits their former quarterback just fine. Favre faced the Bears 32 times as a starter for the Packers …Share TweetThe Chargers have added one quarterback and waived another, signing second-year pro Chase Rettig and parting ways with rookie Cole Stoudt, the club said Wednesday. The 23-year-old Rettig spent training camp and most of the preseason with the Packers in …Share Tweet
Packers sign Ty Montgomery, have just one unsigned pickAnd another team moves another step closer to having business taken care of before Memorial Day. According to Rob Demovsky of ESPN.com, the Packers have signed third-round pick Ty Montgomery, a wide receiver from Stanford. The Packers themselves describ…Share Tweet
Green Bay’s the land of opportunity for undrafted rookiesprofootballtalk.com May 18The Packers have the luxury of a great quarterback, and a stable roster with a number of well-paid stars. But they still have a salary cap, and that means saving elsewhere. According to Jason Wilde of ESPNWisconsin.com, the Packers are able to balance t…Share Tweetprofootballtalk.com May 13The Broncos’ owner for the last three decades is the franchise’s newest member of the club’s Ring of Fame. Denver will honor Pat Bowlen at a halftime ceremony during the club’s Sunday, November 1 game vs. the Packers, the club announced Wednesday. “Pat …Share TweetSuck it, Cliff Clavin. Packers quarterback Aaron Rodgers appeared on Tuesday’s edition of Celebrity Jeopardy! And Rodgers won $50,000 for charity. Via Chris Foran of the Milwaukee Journal Sentinel, Rodgers outscored Kevin O’Leary from Shark Tank and for…Share Tweetyahoo.com May 12Nothing in the NFL compares to Green Bay. It's the most unusual place in professional sports, in a good way. The Packers are a way of life there, and there's no other NFL city (it's a stretch to call Green Bay a city, but whatever) in which this headlin…Share Tweetprofootballtalk.com May 12The Packers wrapped up a deal with their second-round pick Monday, signing Miami (Ohio) cornerback Quinten Rollins, per the NFL’s personnel notice. Rollins (5-11, 195) was a collegiate point guard before moving to football in 2014, and a successful tran…Share Tweet
A look at Kennard Backmangreenbaypackernation.com May 11The Packers drafted Kennard Backman, 6’3″ 245 lb TE out of UAB with their last 6th round pick 213th overall. A four-year starter, Backman played in 48 games and made 37 starts at tight end in his career finishing with 96 … Continue reading →Share Tweet
Draft picks don't scare Packers undrafted rookie corner LaDarius GunterESPN.com May 9Draft picks don't scare Packers undrafted rookie corner LaDarius GunterShare Tweet
What Happens in the Cold Tub, Stays in the Cold Tub…Sometimesgreenbaypackernation.com May 9By now, Packernation knows that Josh Sitton, TJ Lang, David Bakhtiari, Don Barclay, and Clay Matthews had cameo appearances on the new movie Pitch Perfect 2 from Universal Pictures to be released on the 15th. Packers.com has had coverage from Larry McCa…Share Tweet
Packers sign five draft picksSigning draft picks early is officially the NFL’s new “in” thing. The Packers officially got in on the act Friday, announcing the signings of 5-of-8 draft picks: Michigan linebacker Jake Ryan (Round Four), UCLA quarterback Brett Hundley (Round Five), Ok…Share Tweet
Damarious Randall held out of practice with “minor” ankle injuryThe Packers rookies took the field for the first day of rookie minicamp on Friday without the team’s first-round pick. Defensive back Damarious Randall was not on the field with his new teammates because of an ankle injury that doesn’t seem to be a majo…Share Tweet
Packers announce 17 undrafted free agent signingsThe Packers hope to end next season by raising the Lombardi Trophy and they added an undrafted free agent who has closed each of the last three years with a championship to help them in that effort. Running back John Crockett ran for more than 1,000 yar…Share TweetYesterday, the Packers signed QB Brett Hundley. Most of the Packers blogosphere, fans, and the national news media expect this to be the last we hear of the kid (as far as regular season gameplay) until he is traded or … Continue reading →Share Tweet
Packers pass on Brett Favre flag football game because of grassprofootballtalk.com May 7Brett Favre wants to play again. And once again, the Packers aren’t letting him anywhere near Lambeau Field. According to Rob Demovsky of ESPN.com, Favre will be playing in a flag football game the day after he’s inducted into the Packers Hall of Fame, …Share Tweet
CLICK to PICK – You Grade The Selection: Ty Montgomerygreenbaypackernation.com May 7Ty Montgomery was my favorite pick of this year’s draft. In the third round at number 94 the Packers have what I view as the answer to endangering veterans on kick returns. While he still has a LOT to prove … Continue reading →Share Tweet
Skip Bayless Left Speechless by Stephen A. Smithgreenbaypackernation.com May 7Stephen A. Smith beats down Aaron Rodgers hater Skip Bayless in announcement that Aaron would be on celebrity Jeopardy. Sneak peak at Rodgers’ appearance at the end from Packers.com. The first minute or so, you will want to throw something … Continue re…Share Tweet
Congratulations Mika and Andy! Getting Married TODAY!!!greenbaypackernation.com May 6I am writing to let you know about the story of myself and my fiancee, Mika McBroom. Mika is from Siren, Wisconsin, and is from a family of big Packers fans. Her entire family bleeds green and gold! In September … Continue reading →Share Tweet
Jake Ryan's coach: 'Smart' move by Packers to draft Michigan linebackerESPN.com May 6Jake Ryan's coach: 'Smart' move by Packers to draft Michigan linebackerShare Tweet
Explosion of Youth at DBgreenbaypackernation.com May 5A couple of brand new rookie defensive backs have just joined an already very young defensive backfield. This much youth might be a problem for most teams, but not the Packers.The elder statesmen in the Packer defensive backfield are Morgan … Continue r…Share Tweet
CLICK to PICK: You Grade the Selection – Quinten Rollinsgreenbaypackernation.com May 5The first two picks for the Packers this year were defensive backs. With the departure of Tramon Williams and Davon House in free agency, this fact should reassure Packers fans who knew all along that Ted Thompson would not draft … Continue reading →Share Tweet
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