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Green Bay Packers Place Casey Hayward on IR
November 23rd, 2013 at 3:57 PM
The Green Bay Packers (5-5) made a series of roster moves on Saturday only one day before hosting the division-rival Minnesota Vikings (2-8). The Packers have officially placed cornerbacks Casey Hayward and James Nixon on the season-ending injured-reserve (IR) list and have activated safety Sean Richardson and defensive end Jerel...

Green Bay Packers’ Rookie Micah Hyde Misses Thursday Practice Due to Injury
November 21st, 2013 at 1:48 PM
The Green Bay Packers (5-5) are down, beat up and the injury list continues to pile up. Last week, cornerback Sam Shields injured his hamstring in practice. On Thursday, rookie cornerback Micah Hyde sat out of practice due to an apparent groin injury. Hyde joined Shields, cornerback James Nixon (hamstring), cornerback...

Casey Hayward Out “Multiple Weeks” for the Green Bay Packers, Season Likely Over
November 14th, 2013 at 2:23 PM
Green Bay Packers (5-4) head coach Mike McCarthy addressed reporters on Thursday after practice, delivering some bad news regarding second-year cornerback Casey Hayward for the second time this season. Hayward re-injured his hamstring in Sunday's loss to the Philadelphia Eagles (5-5) and McCarthy said he will miss "multiple weeks". "Everyone and...

Green Bay Packers Casey Hayward Ruled Out for Sunday’s Opener
September 4th, 2013 at 4:06 PM
The Green Bay Packers will enter Sunday’s season opener at San Francisco without the man who led the team in interceptions last year as a rookie. Cornerback Casey Hayward was ruled out against the 49ers with an on-going hamstring injury, according to the Packers team injury report. Hayward’s hamstring has bothered...

Green Bay Packers 101 Player Profile: Davon House
August 21st, 2013 at 6:56 PM
***PHOTO1*** After the Green Bay Packers' shaky 17-0 loss in the preseason opener against the Arizona Cardinals, questions started to emerge about the future of the team for this upcoming season.  Although this skepticism clearly came too soon (the Packers took a win in their second preseason game over the St....

Green Bay Packers Cornerbacks, “The Best Ones Will Play, the Next Ones Will Watch”
August 15th, 2013 at 5:32 PM
The Green Bay Packers have had a busy training camp filled with numerous position battles, but the greatest position battle in camp may lie in the defensive secondary at the cornerback position. With nine players vying for 5-7 jobs in training camp, the battle is best for the growth of...

Green Bay Packers Rookie Watch, Part VI: Micah Hyde
June 30th, 2013 at 1:15 PM
With the 26th pick in the 5th round of the 2013 NFL Draft, the Green Bay Packers selected Iowa defensive back Micah Hyde to help fill the loss of veteran Charles Woodson. Hyde, who was a three-year starter for the Hawkeyes, has been overlooked since his high school days. Statistically, Hyde...

Part I: Green Bay Packers, Life After Charles Woodson
June 22nd, 2013 at 11:55 AM
Earlier this offseason, the Green Bay Packers released veteran defensive back Charles Woodson. Woodson, who missed nine regular season games in 2012, returned to where his career began, the Oakland Raiders, signing a one-year contract. The Packers either felt discouraged by Woodson’s age (37 in October), or felt confident in...

Green Bay Packer Backup Quarterback Proves He is Ready
August 31st, 2012 at 10:26 AM
Green Bay Packer backup quarterback Graham Harrell stepped up last night and proved he is ready for the regular season to begin.  Graham Harrell lead the Green Bay Packer offense to a 24-3 victory over the Kansas City Chiefs in the final preseason game Thursday night. ***PHOTO1*** While leading the Green Bay...

Green Bay Packers Continue to Build Defense Add Micah Pellerin on June First
June 15th, 2012 at 7:00 AM
Micah Pellerin was signed by the Green Bay Packers as the organization continues to strengthen its defensive unit during the off season.  The roster move also involved the waiving of wide receiver Marcus Rivers, who last played for the University at Buffalo and was listed as a rookie by the...

Green Bay Packers Re-Sign CB Jarrett Bush
March 22nd, 2012 at 11:48 PM
As of Tuesday the Green Bay Packers have secured yet another player in free agency.  Cornerback and special teams player Jarrett Bush agreed to a three-year deal to return to the Packers. ***PHOTO1*** According to Bush's agent, Bush made multiple free agency trips to Arizona and to the New York Jets, but...

Head Coach McCarthy Says Woodson Will not Move to Safety
February 28th, 2012 at 7:10 PM
***PHOTO1*** Green Bay Packers coach Mike McCarthy said Monday that defensive back Charles Woodson will not be permanently moved to safety, but may play a few snaps there. "I think the closer Charles is to the ball the more dangerous he is and more impact he has to the offense.  He's the...

Green Bay Packers May Move Charles Woodson to Safety If Nick Collins Can’t Go
January 20th, 2012 at 10:00 AM
***PHOTO1*** Green Bay Packers cornerback Charles Woodson might be shifted to safety next year, but it all depends on the health of safety Nick Collins.  Collins injured his neck in week two and was placed on the IR, he was replaced by Charlie Peprah. "I think if (Woodson) wants to make the...