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Green Bay Packers Sign Scott Tolzien
November 6th, 2013 at 3:36 PM
The Green Bay Packers (5-3) have decided on their short-term future for a backup quarterback. The Packers promoted quarterback Scott Tolzien from the practice squad to the 53-man roster on Wednesday, according to the Packers General Manager Ted Thompson. The Packers will start veteran Seneca Wallace at quarterback and Tolzien will...

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...

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...

Green Bay Packers Inside Linebacker Group Filled with Great Depth
August 13th, 2013 at 8:12 PM
The Green Bay Packers don’t have one of the flashiest inside linebacker groups in the NFL, but the potential and depth within the group has Packers head coach Mike McCarthy excited. “I think our inside linebacker depth is as good as we’ve had”, McCarthy said earlier this offseason. “This is definitely...

Green Bay Packers Rookie Watch, Part II: Sam Barrington
June 26th, 2013 at 4:21 PM
In day two of the Green Bay Packers rookie watch, we here at Packers 101 analyze former South Florida linebacker Sam Barrington, and how he fits within the Packers’ defense. Barrington, who has tweener NFL linebacker size (6’1, 246), will most likely play both inside and outside linebacker for the...