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Aaron Rodgers Limited, Randall Cobb Returns to Green Bay Packers Practice
December 18th, 2013 at 2:46 PM
The Green Bay Packers (7-6-1) control their own destiny in the NFC North, but they have not medically cleared two of their best offensive weapons. Quarterback Aaron Rodgers (collarbone) and wide receiver Randall Cobb (tibia) were limited participants in Wednesday practice. Packers' head coach McCarthy didn't address specific questions regarding Rodgers' medical...

Green Bay Packers Activate J.C. Tretter, Place Myles White on IR
December 10th, 2013 at 4:39 PM
The Green Bay Packers (6-6-1) have made a couple of roster moves involving a pair of rookies. On Tuesday, the Packers activated offensive lineman J.C. Tretter off of the Physically-Unable-to-Perform (PUP) list and placed wide receiver Myles White on the season-ending injured-reserve (IR) list, according to Packers' General Manager Ted...

Aaron Rodgers, Randall Cobb “Not Medically Cleared” to Play for the Green Bay Packers
December 9th, 2013 at 3:31 PM
The Green Bay Packers' (6-6-1) 2013 season is still alive, as Green Bay gained one game in the NFC North standings after defeating the Atlanta Falcons at Lambeau Field on Sunday, 22-21. With the Packers itching closer to regaining a lead in an extremely tight NFC North race, fans are hoping...

Newest Green Bay Packers Overcome Past Obstacles to Reach the NFL
October 16th, 2013 at 4:37 PM
The Green Bay Packers (3-2) placed offensive lineman Greg Van Roten (foot) and wide receiver Randall Cobb (leg) on the injured-reserve list on Tuesday. Van Roten's season is over, while Cobb was given a designation to return to practice in six weeks. Van Roten and Cobb helped clear up two roster spots for...

Green Bay Packers Sign Jake Stoneburner and Myles White, Place Randall Cobb on IR
October 15th, 2013 at 4:17 PM
The Green Bay Packers (3-2) officially promoted tight end Jake Stoneburner and wide receiver Myles White from the practice squad to the 53-man roster on Tuesday, according to and confirmed by Packers General Manager Ted Thompson. Stoneburner and White will replace wide receiver Randall Cobb and offensive lineman Greg Van Roten on the...

Green Bay Packers Nick Perry Injures Foot; Randall Cobb Out “Multiple Weeks”
October 14th, 2013 at 3:22 PM
The Green Bay Packers (3-2) will have to move on this week at least a couple of key players. Packers outside linebacker Nick Perry (foot) does "not have a chance to play this week" and wide receiver Randall Cobb (knee) will be out for "multiple weeks", according to Packers head coach Mike McCarthy. The official...

Green Bay Packers Release Jeremy Ross
September 23rd, 2013 at 2:12 PM
The Green Bay Packers (1-2) released wide receiver and primary kick returner Jeremy Ross Monday, according to Packers General Manager Ted Thompson. The Packers currently have only four wide receivers (Jordy Nelson, James Jones, Randall Cobb Jarrett Boykin) on the roster. The release comes one day into the team's bye week and...

Green Bay Packers Remain One of the NFC’s Best, Despite Loss to San Francisco 49ers
September 9th, 2013 at 4:41 PM
The Green Bay Packers (0-1) proved they have progressed since January. The San Francisco 49ers (1-0) were the overwhelming favorites to beat the Packers on Sunday, yet it was the Packers who had the prime opportunities to win the football game in the Bay. The Packers defensive front seven stepped up...

Green Bay Packers Head into Preseason Finale with Many Roster Spots up for Grabs
August 28th, 2013 at 4:50 PM
The Green Bay Packers will play their final exhibition game of the preseason in Kansas City tomorrow night, and the Packers have a bevy of players who are competing for a spot on the team’s 53-man regular season roster. “The emphasis will be to let the younger guys play the majority...

Jennings Talking About the Green Bay Packers…again
August 7th, 2013 at 5:02 PM
Former Green Bay Packers wide receiver and new Minnesota Viking Greg Jennings hasn’t let up negative remarks towards his old team. Jennings said in an interview with KFAN Radio-Minneapolis/St. Paul that he was “brainwashed” while playing for the Packers, according to ESPN.com’s Rob Demovsky. “Being over in Green Bay, you’re brainwashed...

Green Bay Packers Nelson Out; Cobb Leaves Practice Tuesday
August 6th, 2013 at 12:19 PM
Green Bay Packers wide receiver Jordy Nelson is out for the remainder of training camp, and is questionable for the season opener after undergoing knee surgery, according to Packers head coach Mike McCarthy. Nelson, who is expected to be a key contributor for the Packers this season after the departures of...

Former Green Bay Packers Wide Receiver Jennings Apologizes for Rodgers Comments…sort Of
August 1st, 2013 at 11:53 PM
Minnesota Vikings wide receiver Greg Jennings publicly apologized Thursday after the Vikings training camp practice. According to sources, Jennings told reporters afterwards, “I don’t really recall saying anything negative about Aaron or anyone over there, but hey, I apologize”. Jennings signed a five-year contract with the division rival Minnesota Vikings in...

No Greg Jennings, No Problem for Green Bay Packers’ Wide Receivers
July 28th, 2013 at 3:19 PM
For the first time since 2006, the Green Bay Packers will not have Donald Driver and Greg Jennings lining up at wide receiver. Driver retired shortly after the conclusion of the 2012 season, and Jennings signed a five-year contract with the division-rival Minnesota Vikings earlier this offseason. Jennings has been quite...

Green Bay Packers Rookie Watch, Part III: Kevin Dorsey
June 27th, 2013 at 6:02 PM
When the Green Bay Packers lost two key wide receivers this past offseason, Packers’ General Manager Ted Thompson drafted two wide receivers in the seventh round of the 2013 NFL Draft. One of those two selections was former Maryland Terrapin Kevin Dorsey, who the Packers selected with the 18th pick...

Green Bay Packers Rookie Watch, Part I: Charles Johnson
June 25th, 2013 at 2:22 PM
***VIDEO1*** With the 10th pick in the 7th round of the 2013 NFL Draft, the Green Bay Packers selected Grand Valley State wide receiver Charles Johnson. Johnson, the 216th overall draft pick and the 24th receiver selected in this year’s draft, has already been quite the journeyman before he was drafted...

Green Bay Packers Moving on Without Greg Jennings and Donald Driver
June 19th, 2013 at 12:30 PM
***PHOTO1*** When hearing the names Greg Jennings and Donald Driver, fans immediately think of them as two of the greatest receivers in Green Bay Packers team history. In seven seasons together, wide receivers Greg Jennings and Donald Driver were fan favorites and top targets for Packer quarterbacks Brett Favre and...

Green Bay Packers Lead New Orleans Saints at Halftime
September 30th, 2012 at 5:05 PM
The Green Bay Packers have opened up a 21 to 14 lead on the New Orleans Saints with the game at halftime. ***PHOTO1*** Aaron Rodgers has completed 17 of 22 pass attempts for 165 yards and three touchdowns during the first half.  Aaron Rodgers has completed passes to seven different Green Bay...

Green Bay Packers Leave Seattle Full of Whys
September 25th, 2012 at 8:11 AM
The Green Bay Packers ended their Monday night game verses the Seattle Seahawks wondering why this defeat happened.  In a game that ended on a questionable call by the replacement officials that gave the Seattle Seahawks the game winning touchdown the Packers fell to 1 and 2 on the season. ***PHOTO1*** The...

The NFL Season is Back Green Bay Packers Players in TV Advertisements
September 7th, 2012 at 6:52 AM
The NFL season started Wednesday evening with the Dallas Cowboys going to New York and coming away with a victory over the New York Giants. Besides the games finally kicking off on television the other sign that the new season has begun is the television advertisements featuring NFL players being...

Contract Talks not on Green Bay Packer Receivers Mind
September 5th, 2012 at 7:47 PM
Green Bay Packer Wide Receiver Greg Jennings has only the San Francisco 49ers on his mind this week. ***PHOTO1*** Even with the talk around his locker on Wednesday being about this being the last year of his contract with the Green Bay Packers, Greg Jennings stated that he was only concerned with...