Ha Ha Clinton-Dix solidifies Packers' safety spot
ESPN.com Updated Oct 24 (yesterday)
GREEN BAY, Wis. -- Ha Ha Clinton-Dix was 13 yards away from Jerricho Cotchery when the Carolina Panthers receiver caught a swing pass at his own 48-yard line in the third quarter of Sunday's game at Lambeau Field. In 1.4 seconds, Clinton-Dix had closed …Upvote Share Tweet
Drew Brees said, “this is not a must win game.” If it’s not, that is surprising. Being 2-5 would be a big hole out of. The Saints always play well at home. Sean Payton is 20-3 over the last twenty three games. If the Packers only chance to win this game…Upvote Share TweetNew Orleans Saints running backs Pierre Thomas and Khiry Robinson have both been ruled out for Sunday night's game against the Green Bay Packers with injuries.Upvote Share Tweet
Sam Shields doubtful for Sunday nightprofootballtalk.com Oct 24 (yesterday)The Packers are expected to be without one of their starting cornerbacks for a second consecutive game. Sam Shields (knee) is doubtful for Sunday’s matchup against the Saints in New Orleans, according to the Packers’ website. If Shields is again out, Da…Upvote Share Tweet
PFT Live: Saints talk with Jeff Duncan, PFT Planet calls and tweetsprofootballtalk.com Oct 24 (yesterday)The Saints will host the Packers on Sunday Night Football in a game that the 2-4 Saints could really use if they are going to return to the playoffs this season. Jeff Duncan of the New Orleans Times-Picayune will join Mike Florio on Friday’s edition of …Upvote Share Tweet
Eddie Lacy looks forward to return homeESPN.com Oct 23 (3 days ago)GREEN BAY, Wis. -- Ask Eddie Lacy about his home, and the Green Bay Packers running back can't tell you much -- except what his family has told him. That will change next week, when he returns to New Orleans to start his bye week. And he'll spend it in …Upvote Share TweetAfter the Packers slipped to 1-2 following a miserable loss to the Lions in Detroit, Aaron Rodgers had some advice for antsy Cheeseheads. “Five letters. R-E-L-A-X. Relax. We’re going to be fine,” Rodgers said. Fine they’ve been. With wins over the Bears…Upvote Share Tweet
Sam Shields, James Starks and Morgan Burnett miss practiceThe Packers got back on the practice field on Wednesday without several regulars in their lineup. Cornerback Sam Shields, safety Morgan Burnett, running back James Starks and defensive end Datone Jones were all held out of practice as they recover from …Upvote Share TweetIt doesn’t look like Panthers linebacker Luke Kuechly will be fined for the contact with an official that led to his ejection from last Sunday’s game against the Packers, but Colts linebacker Erik Walden wasn’t so lucky. Walden was ejected for the same …Upvote Share TweetThe Pro Football Hall of Fame added a new contributor category to help deserving non-players make their way to Canton, and the first two candidates have been chosen. Via Jim Trotter of ESPN, a member of the nine-person committee, former Raiders and Pack…Upvote Share TweetESPN.com Oct 22 (4 days ago)GREEN BAY, Wis. – Maybe the Green Bay Packers’ bye is coming a week too late. When they began preparations on Wednesday for the New Orleans Saints, their final game before their week off, they did so without four key players – cornerback Sam Shields, sa…Upvote Share TweetESPN.com Oct 22 (4 days ago)Former Packers great Brett Favre says Rams QB Austin Davis can be the next Tom Brady or Kurt Warner.Upvote Share TweetWhen Packers quarterback Aaron Rodgers met President Barack Obama, he was surprised to hear the Commander in Chief wanted to trade him to the Bears. But upon meeting Bears fan Eddie Vedder earlier this week at a Pearl Jam concert, he was surprised to fi…Upvote Share Tweet
Jeremy Lane returns to practice from injured reserve for Seahawksprofootballtalk.com Oct 21 (4 days ago)Seattle Seahawks cornerback Jeremy Lane was designated Tuesday as having returned to practice after spending the last six weeks on the injured reserve/designated to return list. Lane nursed a groin injury into Seattle’s season opener against the Green B…Upvote Share Tweet
Chiefs release DE Jerel Worthy from practice squadprofootballtalk.com Oct 21 (4 days ago)Defensive end Jerel Worthy, a 2012 second-round pick of the Packers, was released from Kansas City’s practice squad on Tuesday, according to the NFL’s transactions. A Michigan State product, Worthy (6-2, 308) appeared in 14 games for Green Bay as a rook…Upvote Share TweetGREEN BAY, Wis. – You might have seen T.J. Lang's picture from backstage at Monday night's Pearl Jam show in Milwaukee. The Green Bay Packers right guard posted a shot of himself and teammates Matt Flynn, Corey Linsley and Josh Sitton with the band's fr…Upvote Share TweetThe Packers will be retiring Brett Favre’s No. 4 and putting him in the team’s Hall of Fame next year, but Favre was planning an earlier return to Lambeau Field that now looks unlikely to happen. Favre was planning to join Bart Starr on the field for th…Upvote Share Tweet
Capers' open-door policy helps Packers' DESPN.com Oct 21 (5 days ago)GREEN BAY, Wis. -- Dom Capers said he has had an open-door policy ever since he became the Green Bay Packers defensive coordinator in 2009. Maybe his players have been walking through that door more often of late. Veteran cornerback Tramon Williams attr…Upvote Share TweetESPN.com Oct 21 (5 days ago)A weekly look at what the Green Bay Packers must fix: It's not that the Packers' punt return game has been ineffective -- actually it's been more than respectable at 10th in the NFL in average yards per return (9.6) -- but as good as their returners hav…Upvote Share TweetThe NFL tells Panthers coach Ron Rivera that linebacker Luke Kuechly should not have been ejected for inadvertent contact with an official in Sunday's loss to the Packers.Upvote Share Tweet
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