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Jordy Nelson says Packers are still the favorites to win the NFC North
profootballtalk.com Updated Oct 12, 2013
The Packers are 2-2. The Bears are 4-2. The Lions are 3-2. The Vikings, despite being 1-3, have Adrian Peterson and now Josh Freeman. So who’s the favorite to win the division? “I would have to say us,” receiver Jordy Nelson recently told Eric Kuselias …Upvote Share Tweet
Packers lose chance to groom rookie WRESPN.com Oct 12, 2013BALTIMORE -- The Green Bay Packers never got a long look at rookie receiver Charles Johnson. The seventh-round pick from Grand Valley State battled multiple injuries in the offseason and during training camp that prevented him from making a serious bid …Upvote Share Tweetprofootballtalk.com Oct 12, 2013The Browns placed quarterback Brian Hoyer on injured reserve on Saturday, the club said. To fill the roster spot, the Browns signed rookie wide receiver Charles Johnson from the Packers’ practice squad. Hoyer suffered a torn anterior cruciate ligament i…Upvote Share Tweet
Rare road woes slowing PackersESPN.com Oct 12, 2013GREEN BAY, Wis. -- Since Mike McCarthy took over as head coach in 2006, the Green Bay Packers have been one of the NFL's best road teams. During that stretch, they have the sixth-best, regular-season road winning percentage (.552, 32-26) in the league, …Upvote Share Tweet