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February 15, 2019 - 5:06 pm
GREEN BAY, Wis. -- The Packers made two additions to Matt LaFleur's coaching staff on Friday, naming Kevin Koger as offensive quality control coach and Jason Vrable as an offensive assistant. Koger spent the past six seasons as a collegiate assistant coach. Vrable is entering his seventh season as...
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February 14, 2019 - 5:50 pm
GREEN BAY, Wis. -- Sloppy, unproductive and downright bad special teams play has been a thorn in the Packers' sides for too many years. In a rough 2018 season, special teams play – be it fumbled kickoff returns, bad holds on field goal tries, etc. – likely cost the team a couple in the win column...
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Bill Michaels
February 12, 2019 - 10:48 pm
Antonio Brown has officially requested a trade from the Steelers. We saw that coming since the Pro Bowl wide receiver tweeted a farewell to the Steelers and their fans, saying it is "time to move on and forward." Then again, this was just before he was found guilty of reckless driving after he “no-...
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© Jeff Hanisch-USA TODAY Sports
February 12, 2019 - 6:05 pm
Packers wide receiver Geronimo Allison has a fan in quarterback Aaron Rodgers. It showed on the field last season, too, before a groin injury ended Allison's season. He reeled-in two touchdowns and 303 yards in 2018 -- both career highs -- despite playing just five games. He was shaping-up for a...
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Mike Clemens
February 12, 2019 - 9:17 am
Chicago, IL - The Chicago Bears could be the site of the NFL's kickoff to the 2019 season. And who better else to play than their oldest rival, the Green Bay Packers? A report in the Sports Business Journal says since the league is celebrating their 100th anniversary, Commissioner Roger Goodell is...
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Mike Clemens
February 11, 2019 - 4:10 pm
GREEN BAY, WI - The family nicknamed him "Psycho." Packers linebacker Clay Matthews III, was one of four boys born to Leslie and Clay Matthews Jr., who played linebacker for 19 seasons in the NFL for the Cleveland Browns, and later the Atlanta Falcons. The couple also had a daughter, Jennifer. "...
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Mike Clemens
February 08, 2019 - 3:37 pm
SEATTLE -- Aaron Rodgers has invested more funds into a Seattle - based football helmet company to replace the Ridell helmet worn by NFL, college, and high school football players. The VICIS Zero1 helmet is designed to better absorb impact and protect players from concussions. For example the...
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February 07, 2019 - 4:23 pm
GREEN BAY, Wis. -- Mark Murphy broke convention last year when he announced that both the general manager and the head coach would report to him. The decision drew ire from some Packers fans, others developed a mantra of "anything it takes to win." Per Richard Ryman's recent article for the Green...
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February 07, 2019 - 2:24 pm
GREEN BAY, Wis. -- The Green Bay Packers have appointed Luke Butkus as the new assistant offensive line coach on Matt LaFleur's staff. Butkus spent the previous three seasons as the offensive line coach for the University of Illinois under Lovie Smith. The Packers also named Rayna Stewart as the...
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February 05, 2019 - 4:27 pm
The Green Bay Packers have a history of developing their wide receiver talent in house. Though not necessarilly "project" players, Antonio Freeman, Donald Driver, Greg Jennings, Jordy Nelson, Randall Cobb and Davante Adams are just some of the players taken after Round 1 that turned out to be Pro...
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