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Green Bay Packers Sign Kahlil Bell, Release Jerron McMillian
December 3rd, 2013 at 3:29 PM
The Green Bay Packers (5-6-1) have added a new running back to the offensive backfield and have made changes in the defensive secondary. The Packers officially signed veteran halfback Kahlil Bell on Tuesday and released safety Jerron McMillian. Bell was added to the roster after the Packers placed rookie running back Johnathan...

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 Michael Hill Preparing Like a Starting Running Back
October 2nd, 2013 at 10:40 AM
The Green Bay Packers promoted undrafted rookie running back Michael Hill from the practice squad to the 53-man roster on Monday in place of Jeremy Ross. Packers head coach Mike McCarthy said Hill has a "natural run skill" and likes what Hill has done on the practice squad in his...

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...

Mike McCarthy on Seneca Wallace: “I’m Confident He Will Be Ready for Sunday”
September 2nd, 2013 at 4:08 PM
The Green Bay Packers signed veteran quarterback Seneca Wallace and released 2nd-year quarterback B.J. Coleman on Monday morning, according to the Packers official team website. The Packers kept Coleman on the team’s 53-man roster on Saturday in favor of veteran Vince Young and former Packer Graham Harrell. Wallace should provide...

Green Bay Packers Sign Wallace; Add Six Players to Practice Squad
September 2nd, 2013 at 11:18 AM
The Green Bay Packers have signed veteran quarterback Seneca Wallace and released second-year quarterback B.J. Coleman, according to the Packers official team website. The Packers kept on the team's 53-man roster on Saturday in favor of veteran Vince Young and former Packer Graham Harrell. Wallace should provide some short-term stability...

Green Bay Packers Ted Thompson on Vince Young: “I Probably Should’ve Had Him in Here Earlier”
September 1st, 2013 at 5:33 PM
Green Bay Packers General Manager Ted Thompson said Sunday “it was my fault” to bring in quarterback Vince Young late into Packers training camp. The Packers signed Young on August 5th, ten days after the start of training camp, and the Packers released Young on Saturday. “We felt like it wasn’t...

Vince Young, Alex Green, and D.J Williams Among Notable Roster Cuts; Johnny Jolly Survives
August 31st, 2013 at 5:46 PM
The NFL 53-man deadline has come and gone, as the Green Bay Packers released notable players such as quarterback Vince Young, tight end D.J. Williams, running back Alex Green, and wide receiver Charles Johnson on Saturday. Notable survivors at the final cut deadline includes defensive tackle Johnny Jolly, defensive lineman...

Green Bay Packers Release Vince Young, Bring in Running Back Joe McKnight
August 31st, 2013 at 10:33 AM
The Green Bay Packers have released quarterback Vince Young, according to Young's official twitter account. Young was signed by the Packers days before the team's first exhibition game of the preseason, and was competing for the backup quarterback job with Graham Harrell and B.J. Coleman. Harrell was released last week,...

Final Green Bay Packers Roster Spots Could Come Down to Linebacker Position
August 30th, 2013 at 6:21 PM
The Green Bay Packers finished off the 2013 preseason poorly last night, as the Kansas City Chiefs blew out the Packers, 30-8. Despite the lopsided score, many Packer players made quite a case for why they should be one of 53 players on the Packers regular season roster. Earlier on...

Tough Cuts at Tight End and Running Back Lies Ahead for Green Bay Packers
August 30th, 2013 at 4:25 PM
The Green Bay Packers finished off the 2013 preseason poorly last night, as the Kansas City Chiefs blew out the Packers, 30-8. Despite the lopsided score, many Packer players made quite a case for why they should be one of 53 players on the Packers regular season roster. Earlier on...

27 Players Remain on Green Bay Packers Roster Bubble
August 29th, 2013 at 4:19 PM
The Green Bay Packers will play their final exhibition game of the preseason at Arrowhead Stadium against the Kansas City Chiefs (kickoff at 7 p.m. CST), and players such as wide receiver Jeremy Ross, quarterback Vince Young, kicker Mason Crosby, defensive tackle Johnny Jolly, and safety Chris Banjo will be...

Green Bay Packers Crosby Takes Pay-Cut
August 29th, 2013 at 11:47 AM
The Green Bay Packers and kicker Mason Crosby have agreed on a restructured contract, according to Shutdown Corner’s Brian McIntyre. Crosby agreed to a five-year contract before the 2012 season, and he is planning to enter the third year of the contract in 2013. According to Shutdown Corner, and Yahoo! Sports,...

Green Bay Packers Place Four Players on IR and PUP List, Release Ramirez
August 27th, 2013 at 4:54 PM
The Green Bay Packers have officially placed offensive tackle Bryan Bulaga (ACL), rookie wide receiver Kevin Dorsey (foot), running back DuJuan Harris (knee), and linebacker Jarvis Reed (ankle) on the Injured-Reserve list Tuesday, according to the Packers’ official team website. General Manager Ted Thompson also placed safety Sean Richardson (neck), defensive...

No Advantage in Green Bay Packers Backup Quarterback Battle in Wake of Final Roster Cuts
August 26th, 2013 at 4:10 PM
The Green Bay Packers released backup quarterback Graham Harrell on Sunday, as the backup quarterback job has been limited to two competitors—2nd year pro B.J. Coleman and veteran Vince Young. Packers General Manager Ted Thompson released Harrell among other players on Sunday, as NFL teams must cut their rosters to...

Green Bay Packers Will Release Quarterback Graham Harrell
August 24th, 2013 at 8:40 PM
***PHOTO1***Heading into training camp Graham Harrell was the clear-cut favorite to beat out B.J. Coleman for the Packers' backup quarterback position. When Vince Young was signed by the Packers the competition stepped up, and now Harrell is on his way out of Green Bay.   Several sources, including ESPN's Adam Schefter, have...

Green Bay Packers Young: “I’m Just Happy to Be Here”
August 6th, 2013 at 3:25 PM
Green Bay Packers quarterback Vince Young participated in his first practice as a Packer Tuesday. Young, who hasn’t played in an NFL regular season game since the 2011 season, said he is just “happy to be here” in Green Bay. “I was pretty excited about this”, Young said after official signing...

Vince Young to Work Out for Green Bay Packers Monday
August 4th, 2013 at 11:23 PM
The Green Bay Packers will work out veteran free agent quarterback Vince Young Monday, according to the Green Bay Press Gazette. Young, the former third overall pick of the 2006 NFL Draft out of Texas, hasn’t played in an NFL regular season game since 2011 when serving as Michael Vick’s...