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Packers counting on rookie David Bakhtiari

Packers counting on rookie David Bakhtiari

profootballtalk.com Updated Aug 9, 2013
The Packers built an entire offseason plan around protecting quarterback Aaron Rodgers better, only to see that plan go up in smoke when the guy they moved to left tackle, Bryan Bulaga, tore his ACL in last weekend’s scrimmage. Now, they’re trusting the…
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  • Observation deck: Packers-Cardinals

    Observation deck: Packers-Cardinals

    ESPN.com Aug 9, 2013
    GREEN BAY, Wis. – Not much went right for the Green Bay Packers in their 17-0 loss to the Arizona Cardinals in the preseason opener. Here’s a rundown of the night: Quarterback Aaron Rodgers played one series, in which he completed three of five passes f…
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  • Cobb, Lacy among Packers' scratches

    Cobb, Lacy among Packers' scratches

    ESPN.com Aug 9, 2013
    GREEN BAY, Wis. – The Green Bay Packers have ruled out the following players for Friday night’s preseason opener against the Arizona Cardinals: WR Kevin Dorsey WR Charles Johnson WR Randall Cobb RB DuJuan Harris RB Eddie Lacy S Sean Richardson CB Casey …
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  • Watch Aaron Rodgers’ amazing trick pass, hitting a target from …

    Watch Aaron Rodgers’ amazing trick pass, hitting a target from 50 yards away

    yahoo.com Aug 9, 2013
    NFL quarterbacks can do amazing ball tricks, and since Aaron Rodgers is the best quarterback in the game, it isn't a surprise a video of a pretty spectacular throw has emerged.The Green Bay Packers quarterback stood 50 yards from the target, with an ope…
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  • Previewing preseason Week 1

    Previewing preseason Week 1

    ESPN.com Aug 9, 2013
    In which we look ahead to Week 1 of the 2013 preseason. All four NFC North teams will take the field Friday night. Rob Demovsky will have a preview of the Green Bay Packers' game against the Arizona Cardinals, and our friends at ESPNChicago.com handled …
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  • Analyzing the one-on-one drills

    Analyzing the one-on-one drills

    ESPN.com Aug 9, 2013
    GREEN BAY, Wis. -- Throughout training camp, you may have seen references to win-loss records for players in the one-on-one pass blocking/pass rushing drill the Green Bay Packers employ almost daily. While it’s not the only measure of an offensive linem…
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  • Video - Green Bay Packers wide receiver James Jones catches 50-yard deep ball 00:17

    Green Bay Packers wide receiver James Jones catches 50-yard deep ball

    Aug 9
    Green Bay Packers wide receiver James Jones hauls in a 50-yard pass from quarterback Aaron Rodgers in the first quarter.
  • Video - Clay Matthews Face-To-Face 01:57

    Clay Matthews Face-To-Face

    Aug 9
    Clay Matthews brings Hannah Storm along with him for a typical offseason workout and discusses the changes to the Packers' defense.
  • Video - Cardinals Fly By Packers 00:53

    Cardinals Fly By Packers

    Aug 9
    Carson Palmer helped the Cardinals past the Packers 17-0.

Sports Columnists

  • Don Banks: Kenny Vaccaro, Kennan Lewis at heart of rebuilt Saints secondar…

    Aug 9
    METAIRIE, La. -- The rehabilitation and remaking of a New Orleans defense that was historically generous last season includes more than just the injection of confidence and aggressiveness supplied by new Saints defensive coordinator Rob Ryan. Creative c…
  • 2013 NFL training camp - New targets not slowing Tom Brady

    Aug 9
    Here are five things John Clayton took away from his visit to the New England Patriots' training camp.
  • Chadiha: Will Pats get Welker's point?

    Aug 9
    Expect Wes Welker to back up his sharp words for his old team, the Patriots, with big plays for his new team, the Broncos.