• Morgan Burnett’s new look, new outlook

    Summary of 2 articles · Updated Oct 1, 2013
    “Morgan Burnett hasn’t played in a long time,” Packers coach Mike McCarthy said after Monday’s practice. “Said he feels great. Last season, Burnett not only played in every game, he was the only player on the Packers’ defense to play every snap of every game. “Just really don’t get caught up about missing three games and feeling like you’re behind the eight ball,” Burnett said. The Packers are approaching Burnett’s return to practice with caution. Burnett will oppose Adam Wainwright in the series opener at Busch Stadium, scheduled to start at 5 p.m. ET on TBS. The 36-year-old was particularly effective down the stretch, winning back-to-back starts against the Reds, the second one coming on Friday that allowed the Pirates to inch closer to nabbing home field for the NL Wild Card Game, something they took care of the following day.
    Source: ESPN.com
    • Burnett brings playoff experience to NLDS opener

      When the Pirates traded for A.J. Burnett prior to the 2012 season, the hope was the right-handed veteran would be able to provide leadership and perhaps get the ball in some important games. The first of what the Bucs hope are a string of vital starts c…
      Source: MLB.com

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