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Dorsey in demand: He has been a loyal and long-term employee of…

Dorsey in demand: He has been a loyal and long-term employee of the…

profootballtalk.com Updated Jan 3, 2013
He has been a loyal and long-term employee of the Packers.  And he soon could be getting his shot. Packers director of operations John Dorsey is in demand, in at least two locations.  Per a league source, the G.M. position in Kansas City will be his if
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  • Jim Trotter: With poise beyond his years, Wilson leads Seahawks…

    Jim Trotter: With poise beyond his years, Wilson leads Seahawks into playoffs

    CNNSI.com Jan 3, 2013
    RENTON, Wash. -- Seahawks rookie Russell Wilson was among the league's most productive quarterbacks over the final nine weeks of the season, throwing for 18 touchdowns, rushing for four others, posting a passer rating in excess of 104.0 on seven occasio…
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  • Jordy Nelson has no doubts he’ll play on Saturday

    Jordy Nelson has no doubts he’ll play on Saturday

    profootballtalk.com Jan 3, 2013
    Packers coach Mike McCarthy said Wednesday that the team’s medical staff still had some doubts that wide receiver Jordy Nelson’s knee would be well enough to allow him to play on Saturday night against the Vikings. Nelson progressed to a full practice
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  • Vikings-Packers III: Thursday health report

    Vikings-Packers III: Thursday health report

    ESPN.com Jan 3, 2013
    The Minnesota Vikings and Green Bay Packers have essentially wrapped up their practice weeks in advance of Saturday night's wild-card playoff at Lambeau Field. There is a relatively short list of significant injuries in play this week, and by far the mo…
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  • Something's Gotta Give

    Something's Gotta Give

    CNNSI.com Jan 3, 2013
    Rookie QBs reviving non-playoff teams aren't the only thing the Redskins and Seahawks have in common, but who continues deeper into January? Peter King has the answer.
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  • Peter King: NFL Wild-Card Picks

    Peter King: NFL Wild-Card Picks

    CNNSI.com Jan 3, 2013
    Peter King: NFL Wild-Card Picks
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  • Vikings-Packers: Slowing Adrian Peterson

    Vikings-Packers: Slowing Adrian Peterson

    ESPN.com Jan 3, 2013
    I'm going to throw out a number, and I want you to keep your composure and hold your breath until I'm through explaining it. It will require reading more than one paragraph before reacting, but I know you can do it. As Minnesota Vikings tailback Adrian …
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  • Packers-Vikings III: Limiting alcohol (?!)

    Packers-Vikings III: Limiting alcohol (?!)

    ESPN.com Jan 3, 2013
    Because I'm sure all of you make a daily habit of watching "Wonder Pets," as I do, I'm going to acknowledge I just said out loud: "This … is … serious." Is there any other way to react to the news that the Green Bay Packers have moved up last call at
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  • Blogger Blitz: The Antoine Winfield factor

    Blogger Blitz: The Antoine Winfield factor

    ESPN.com Jan 3, 2013
    On the second play of the third quarter last Sunday at the Metrodome, the Green Bay Packers completed a 30-yard pass play between quarterback Aaron Rodgers and receiver Greg Jennings. On the fourth play, Jennings ripped off a 45-yard reception and the P…
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  • Greg Jennings isn’t crazy about home-field advantage

    Greg Jennings isn’t crazy about home-field advantage

    profootballtalk.com Jan 3, 2013
    Eli Manning and Michael Vick have done a lot to puncture the notion that Lambeau Field gives the Packers a home-field advantage that’s impossible to overcome in recent years and now a member of the Packers is saying that he’d just as soon play on the
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  • Video - How they got here: Green Bay Packers 02:24

    How they got here: Green Bay Packers

    Jan 3
    The Green Bay Packers are heading into the 2012 playoffs with momentum and energy. Relive the memorable moments they experienced on their road to the postseason.
  • Video - Cold Hard Facts 02:04

    Cold Hard Facts

    Jan 3
    Mark Schlereth shares which teams he believes are poised to win on Wild-Card Weekend.
  • Video - 2012: Best of Aaron Rodgers 02:33

    2012: Best of Aaron Rodgers

    Jan 3
    Reigning MVP Aaron Rodgers solidified his place among the league's elite by passing for 4,295 yards and 39 touchdowns as the Green Bay Packers were crowned NFC North champions for the second consecutive year.
  • Video - Countdown Daily Prediction: Vikings-Packers 01:25

    Countdown Daily Prediction: Vikings-Packers

    Jan 3
    The NFL Live crew makes their picks for Minnesota at Green Bay

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  • Jim Trotter: With poise beyond his years, Wilson leads Seahawks into playo…

    Jan 3
    RENTON, Wash. -- Seahawks rookie Russell Wilson was among the league's most productive quarterbacks over the final nine weeks of the season, throwing for 18 touchdowns, rushing for four others, posting a passer rating in excess of 104.0 on seven occasio…
  • 2012 NFL playoffs -- John Clayton's First and Goal: Wild-Card Round

    Jan 3
    With the Ravens' wild-card game possibly being Ray Lewis' last at home, emotions will run high in Baltimore, John Clayton writes.
  • One-minute drill: Peter King's team-by-team playoff previews

    Jan 3
    One-minute drill: Peter King's team-by-team playoff previews
  • Peter King: NFL Wild-Card Picks

    Jan 3
    Peter King: NFL Wild-Card Picks