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MadBum gets 3rd straight Opening Day start

MadBum gets 3rd straight Opening Day start

MLB.com Updated 14 hours ago
It may still be a few months out, but the Giants already know who will toe the rubber when they open the 2016 regular season on April 4 against the Brewers in Milwaukee.
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  • Athletics, Brewers both make gains in Khris Davis deal

    Athletics, Brewers both make gains in Khris Davis deal

    ESPN.com yahoo.com MLB.com 21 hours ago
    Athletics, Brewers both make gains in Khris Davis deal
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  • Jabari Parker Got Too Excited After A Windmill Jam And Accident…

    Jabari Parker Got Too Excited After A Windmill Jam And Accidentally Played Defense In The Rising Stars Game

    dimemag.com Feb 12 (yesterday)
    Jabari Parker thew down a nice windmill slam in the opening moments of the Rising Stars game Friday night in Toronto. Highlights like that are one of the benefits of the lax-to-non-existent defense on display in these types of exhibition games. But the …
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  • B.J. Raji hasn’t talked to Packers about contract yet

    B.J. Raji hasn’t talked to Packers about contract yet

    profootballtalk.com Feb 12 (yesterday)
    The Packers re-signed an impending free agent defensive lineman on Friday when they agreed to terms on a deal with Letroy Guion, but another one hasn’t heard from the team yet. B.J. Raji told Ryan Wood of the Green Bay Press-Gazette that Guion’s new dea…
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  • Brewers sign Boyer to Minors deal

    Brewers sign Boyer to Minors deal

    MLB.com Feb 12 (yesterday)
    The Brewers signed veteran relief pitcher Blaine Boyer to a Minor League contract on Friday and extended the right-hander an invitation to Spring Training.
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  • Packers CB Casey Hayward Will ‘Probably’ Test the Free Agent Ma…

    Packers CB Casey Hayward Will ‘Probably’ Test the Free Agent Market

    packersgab.com profootballtalk.com Feb 10 (4 days ago)
    Packers cornerback Casey Hayward says he will “probably” test the free agent market this offseason according to Rob Demovsky of ESPN.com. The 26-year-old Heyward, a 2012 second-round draft pick for the Packers out of Vanderbilt, started 13-of-18 games f…
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  • Aaron Rodgers appears to be recovering well from knee scope

    Aaron Rodgers appears to be recovering well from knee scope

    profootballtalk.com ESPN.com Feb 10 (4 days ago)
    Packers quarterback Aaron Rodgers had arthroscopic knee surgery shortly after the team’s season-ending loss to the Cardinals in the playoffs. The operation was described as a minor clean-up procedure that isn’t expected to have much, if any, impact on R…
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  • Bucks and Celtics swap awful fouls in last second in rare finis…

    Bucks and Celtics swap awful fouls in last second in rare finish

    yahoo.com Feb 10 (4 days ago)
    The ability to stay calm and collected in big moments is considered one of the greatest virtues an NBA athlete can possess. Members of the Milwaukee Bucks and Boston Celtics will wonder exactly what caused them to lose their composure in the final secon…
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  • Could Larry Sanders Change His Mind And Return To Basketball?

    Could Larry Sanders Change His Mind And Return To Basketball?

    dimemag.com Feb 9 (5 days ago)
    Getty Image A few years ago, Larry Sanders was one of the brightest young stars in the NBA. The 6-foot-11 big man out of VCU looked like a defensive menace for the Milwaukee Bucks, as he was hauling in rebounds and blocking shots at a remarkable rate. T…
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  • Signs of spring: Truck Day in Milwaukee

    Signs of spring: Truck Day in Milwaukee

    MLB.com Feb 9 (5 days ago)
    Ten days ahead of Brewers pitchers and catchers reporting for duty, Tuesday was moving day at Miller Park. In an annual tradition, the famous Racing Sausages helped load equipment onto a moving truck bound for Maryvale Baseball Park.
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  • 3 Brewers in need of a comeback

    3 Brewers in need of a comeback

    MLB.com Feb 9 (5 days ago)
    Bounce-back candidates are a good place to begin, since they represent some of the few returning players from a 2015 team that struggled and prompted an organizational rebuild. Here are three players who would love to find themselves bandied about for C…
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  • Packers Face Tough Decisions

    Packers Face Tough Decisions

    greenbaypackernation.com Feb 9 (5 days ago)
    With the season officially over and free agents looming what moves do you think Ted Thompson should make? Here is a list of players he will have to make decisions about: Unrestricted Free Agents OT, Don Barclay K, Mason Crosby
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  • Report: Packers, naturally, will play in annual HOF Game

    Report: Packers, naturally, will play in annual HOF Game

    Brett Favre is headed to Canton in August, and so are thousands of Packers fans. So, it makes sense that the Packers will play in the Hall of Fame Game, the traditional start to the NFL’s preseason. Bob McGinn of the Milwaukee Journal-Sentinel reported …
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  • Brett Favre leads the Pro Football Hall of Fame's class of 2016

    Brett Favre leads the Pro Football Hall of Fame's class of 2016

    yahoo.com Feb 6
    SAN FRANCISCO — The Pro Football Hall of Fame voters meet the day before the Super Bowl, hear presentations for each of the finalists, then vote. Pete Dougherty of the Green Bay Press-Gazette presented former Green Bay Packers quarterback Brett Favre. D…
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  • Eddie Lacy’s weight estimated in the 260 range

    Eddie Lacy’s weight estimated in the 260 range

    The weight of Packers running back Eddie Lacy has been a topic of conversation for years, but no one has been able to pin down exactly how much he weighs. A good guess, however, is that he’s a biscuit short of 260. At least. The Milwaukee Journal Sentin…
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  • Plays that shaped the Packers' season No. 1: Jordy Nelson&…

    Plays that shaped the Packers' season No. 1: Jordy Nelson's torn ACL

    ESPN.com Feb 5
    Plays that shaped the Packers' season No. 1: Jordy Nelson's torn ACL
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  • Are The Bucks Shopping Greg Monroe And Michael-Carter Williams?

    Are The Bucks Shopping Greg Monroe And Michael-Carter Williams?

    dimemag.com Feb 4
    USA TODAY Sports The Milwaukee Bucks have been one of the NBA’s most disappointing franchises this season, sitting at 20-31 after a surprise run to the playoffs last season and the free agency coup of signing Greg Monroe and the acquisition of Michael C…
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  • Packers Not Likely to Make a Strong Push to Keep FA WR James Jo…

    Packers Not Likely to Make a Strong Push to Keep FA WR James Jones

    The Packers are likely to move on from impending free agent wide receiver James Jones according to beat writer Rob Reischel of the Milwaukee Journal-Sentinel. The Packers are in desperate need for wideouts who can get separation from defensive backs and…
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  • Willie Wood Made the Most Memorable Play of Super Bowl I. He Ha…

    Willie Wood Made the Most Memorable Play of Super Bowl I. He Has No Recollection.

    nytimes.com Feb 4
    Wood’s interception of a pass by Chiefs quarterback Len Dawson helped the Packers win the title. In the five decades since, Wood’s and Dawson’s lives have taken divergent paths.
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  • Plays that shaped the Packers' season No. 2: Blown coverag…

    Plays that shaped the Packers' season No. 2: Blown coverage on Larry Fitzgerald

    ESPN.com Feb 4
    Plays that shaped the Packers' season No. 2: Blown coverage on Larry Fitzgerald
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  • Video - Packers' locking up Guion is a sensible move 02:01

    Packers' locking up Guion is a sensible move

    Feb 12
    ESPN NFL Insider Field Yates discusses the Packers' move to further shore up their defensive line by signing DT Letroy Guion, and whether Green Bay will bring back B.J. Raji as well.
  • Video - Packers shouldn't have to make any veteran salary-cap cuts 01:49

    Packers shouldn't have to make any veteran salary-cap cuts

    Feb 9
    ESPN Packers reporter Rob Demovsky talks about the Packers having plenty of salary-cap space heading into free agency.
  • Video - Favre continues to repair relationship with Green Bay 01:52

    Favre continues to repair relationship with Green Bay

    Feb 5
    Three-time MVP QB Brett Favre joins Mike & Mike to describe what it was like to return to Green Bay in July and to explain how his relationship with the Packers has progressed after facing numerous years in exile.
  • Video - 50 Super Bowls in 50 Seconds ... sort of 01:07

    50 Super Bowls in 50 Seconds ... sort of

    Feb 2
    Trey Wingo attempts to recall all 50 Super Bowls in 50 seconds.