Tagged: ‘NFL’

Rodgers: Packers fans ‘should be really excited’ about season
March 24th, 2017 at 10:27 AM
***PHOTO1*** The Green Bay Packers haven't received many high marks from the pundits for their activity so far in free agency. While there has been a few key additions, the team seems to have lost more than it gained, as key departures on both sides of the ball arguably means the...

Report: Packers ‘have some interest’ in Adrian Peterson
March 22nd, 2017 at 7:46 PM
***PHOTO1*** Sep 11, 2016; Nashville, TN, USA; Running back Adrian Peterson carries the ball against the Tennessee Titans at Nissan Stadium. Peterson is reportedly drawing interest from the Packers.  Andrew Nelles/The Tennessean-USA TODAY Sports Adrian Peterson hasn't received much interest around the league since free agency kicked off, but one...

Martellus Bennett calls out NFL to do more to build up communities
March 22nd, 2017 at 7:42 PM
***PHOTO1*** Tight end Martellus Bennett during a press conference at the JW Marriott Galleria in preparation for Super Bowl LI.  Kirby Lee-USA TODAY Sports Does the NFL do enough to help build up the communities where many of its players are found? According to Green Bay Packers tight end ... Read...

Report: Packers bring back RB Christine Michael
March 22nd, 2017 at 6:20 PM
***PHOTO1*** Green Bay Packers running back Christine Michael reacts against the Minnesota Vikings at Lambeau Field on Dec. 24, 2016 Wm. Glasheen/USA TODAY NETWORK-Wisconsin via USA TODAY Sports The Green Bay Packers, needing help at the running back position, have reportedly brought back Christine Michael. Source: after ... Read...

Behind the scenes: How NFL teams fit roster under salary cap
March 17th, 2017 at 3:29 PM
***PHOTO1*** When the Packers gave Brett Favre the NFL's first $100 million contract in 2001 - well, first ''$100 million contract,'' because, like so many deals in the league, it wasn't ultimately worth the advertised amount - the team structured it to create extra space under the salary cap for other...