After playing just 17 offensive snaps in the first four games, Ty Montgomery was nothing more than a special teams’ contributor for the Packers. His 2015 rookie season ended prematurely after a high ankle sprain suffered in a win against the Chargers, and he was a forgotten man on the offense. Fast forward to week 7 of the 2016 Packers season, and Montgomery could be the key to...
Via Cheesehead TV
26 minutes ago
GREEN BAY, Wis. -- Get used to seeing wide receivers in the backfield for the Green Bay Packers, at least while they wait for their injured running backs to return.The Packers already used the look at times as a wrinkle with Randall Cobb and Ty Montgomery. They leaned on the scheme heavily in the 26-10 win on Thursday night over the Chicago Bears.It could be an offensive staple when...
Via Associated Press
18 hours ago | Discuss
GREEN BAY, Wis. (AP) Get used to seeing wide receivers in the backfield for the Green Bay Packers, at least while they wait for their injured running backs to return. The Packers already used the look at times as a wrinkle with Randall Cobb and Ty Montgomery. They leaned on the scheme heavily in the 26-10 win on Thursday night over the Chicago Bears. It could be an offensive...
Via Associated Press
20 hours ago | Discuss
The Packers had two running backs making their team debuts, but neither one made an impact as receivers got the workload instead. On Thursday night, the Green Bay Packers used three, four, and five wide receivers extensively as they defeated the Chicago Bears 26-10. However, the way in which they did so was very different than in the past - a key component to the offense was the...
Via Acme Packing Co
21 hours ago
Ross will provide a few observations every Monday afternoon following a Packers game based on a few viewings of the condensed version of the game on NFL GamePass. While this might not be the All-22 camera deep dive that might be more "educational", it should provide a conversation point for the rest of the week. I was right about Davante Adams. You (probably) were not. What a...
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22 hours ago
Jordy Nelson had yet another uninspiring performance in the Green Bay Packers’ win over the Chicago Bears Thursday night, and the team is reportedly starting to get concerned about the star wideout. A Packers source told Jason Cole of Bleacher Report that Nelson is having a difficult time regaining his explosiveness after he missed all of 2015 with a torn ACL. The source said...
Aaron Rodgers was just coming off leading the Green Bay Packers to a convincing 26-10 victory Thursday night over the Chicago Bears when he dazzled onlookers with a fantastic homage to a movie character known simply as “The Dude.” That’s right, Rodgers stepped to the podium rocking the cardigan sported by “The Dude” in the Coen brothers classic film, “The Big Lebowski...
The Green Bay Packers won Thursday night, but the win was hardly anything to celebrate.You shouldn't get much credit for beating Matt Barkley and the Bears 26-10 at home.The Packers are not a good team, which makes them roughly middle-of-the-pack (no pun intended) in the NFL in 2016.Amid all the talk about the Packers and their supposed fall from the NFL’s Mount Olympus, the main...
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1 day ago
Early in the second quarter on Thursday night, Chicago Bears quarterback Brian Hoyer went down hard after being sandwiched between two Green Bay Packers defenders. He left the game as soon as he was able, heading straight into the locker room while making sure not to move his left arm. Bears QB Brian Hoyer just walked to locker room, making sure not to move left arm. Looks like...
Green Bay Packers head coach Mike McCarthy blames the newest collective bargaining agreement from 2011 for the increase in injuries in the league due to less practices. He was quoted by NFL.com’s Mike Garafolo: “I think it’s clearly a reflection of the training part of it. People don’t want to hear coaches say that, but how can you not be in tune to the fact you have...
The Green Bay Packers have lost their big, bruising running back. According to ESPN’s Adam Schefter, the Packers are placing Eddie Lacy, who requires surgery on his damaged ankle, on injured reserve. RB Eddie Lacy needs foot surgery and Packers will place him on IR today, per source. — Adam Schefter (@AdamSchefter) October 20, 2016 Placing Lacy on IR opens a roster spot...
Green Bay Packers running back Eddie Lacy will not play against the Chicago Bears on Thursday night, and it remains possible that we will not see him again this season. ESPN’s Adam Schefter reports that Lacy is scheduled to undergo foot surgery and will be placed on injured reserve. RB Eddie Lacy needs foot surgery and Packers will place him on IR today, per source. — Adam...
The Green Bay Packers will likely start Thursday night’s game against the Chicago Bears with a receiver at running back behind Aaron Rodgers. With Eddie Lacy (ankle) and James Starks (knee) already ruled out, and Knile Davis still learning the offense after a Tuesday trade to Green Bay, the Packers are now in a position where Ty Montgomery—a receiver who played a significant...
The Green Bay Packers went into Sunday’s game against the Dallas Cowboys with one active running back: Eddie Lacy. The reason for that is because James Starks had knee surgery on Sunday morning and is reportedly expected to miss four weeks.After realizing one healthy running back wasn’t an option, the Packers made a much-needed move. On Tuesday morning, Green Bay reportedly traded...
Via FOX Sports
4 days ago
The Green Bay Packers will be without veteran running back James Starks for “a couple weeks” after he underwent surgery on his knee. Little scoopage: Packers RB James Starks had surgery on knee this AM to clean it up, will miss couple of weeks — Jay Glazer (@JayGlazer) October 16, 2016 This could present a bit of trouble for the already struggling Packers’ offense. Eddie...
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