PACKERS RUMORS & GOSSIP

Breaking Down Matt Flynn's New Deal

After a good amount of time, the Packers and Matt Flynn finally agreed to a deal which would allow Flynn to return to Green Bay for the 2014 season. While it seems that finances were the reason that a deal was not done sooner, the Packers ended up getting Flynn for a pretty good deal considering that the Giants were also an interested party for Matt's services. Flynn...
Via The Pack Mentality
9 hours ago  |  Discuss

Green Bay Packers Complete 2014 Schedule Breakdown, Game-By-Game Predictions

There is a buzz in the air following the announcement of the National Football League schedule for the 2014 season and the Green Bay Packers are feeling it as much as anyone, after learning they will begin 2014 on the road against Super Bowl Champion Seattle on Thursday Night Football to kickoff the season. It’s easy to get focused on the first game of the season but truth to be...
Via The Packers Guru
12 hours ago  |  Discuss

Green Bay Packers’ draft day worries

Although Ted Thompson of the Green Bay Packers has been criticized locally for some of his recent first round picks not immediately becoming Pro-Bowlers, Thompson has built his reputation on his draft skills. He drafted Aaron Rodgers, Greg Jennings, Jordy Nelson, Clay Matthews, and Randall Cobb. He might miss on a pick again this year, every team will, but I am most worried about...
Via The Penalty Flag
13 hours ago  |  Discuss

Green Bay gets big matchup with Seahawks in regular-season opener

The 2014 NFL season will kick off on Thursday, Sept. 4th with a rematch of between the epic "Fail Mary" participants from 2012. The defending Super Bowl Champion Seattle Seahawks will host the Packers in a huge test for both teams that could give a good indication on where each is going in 2014. Per Mike Wilkening, Pro Football Talk: ' The Packers have the task...
Via 60 Max Power O
16 hours ago  |  Discuss

Green Bay Packers 2014 NFL Schedule Released

The 2014 NFL Schedule is Released The NFL released its regular season schedule today.For the Green Bay Packers, this year’s opponents will feature the usual NFC North opponents both home and away. An interesting side note is that the Packers will face the Minnesota Vikings at TCF Bank Stadium in Minneapolis this year.  It will mark the first time in over 30 years that the Packers...
Via AllGreenBayPackers.com
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Julius Peppers attends voluntary workouts

The Packers began their offseason workouts and while the sessions are voluntary, plenty of players show up to get their bodies in top conditioning for the upcoming team activities. Among those to show up was newly-signed Packer Julius Peppers: The Packers offseason workouts are not mandatory, but Julius Peppers used the opportunity to make his first appearance with his new...
Via The Pack Mentality
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Cover 32 Mock Draft 2.0- Trades in the first round shake things up, allow talent to fall to the Packers at 21

In our Mock Draft 2.0 we explored some potential first round trades that would shake up the landscape of the first round of the draft. In our scenario it allowed some notable talent to drop to pick 21 where the Packers will be sitting and waiting. Click here to see the immediate impact player they may have a chance to take in the first round. Make sure you get in on the action by...
Via cover32 - Packers
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Go Pack Go: Green Bay WR Jordy Nelson to drive pace car at Kansas Speedway

Green Bay Packers wide receiver Jordy Nelson will lead the field to green at Kansas Speedway next month.  Nelson - a Kansas native and former standout at Kansas State University - will drive the pace car to start the Kansas 400.  "Getting the chance to drive alongside some of the greatest racers in the world is truly a dream come true," said Nelson. "I couldn'...
Via Fox Sports Wisconsin
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Packing the Stats: How the Packers Invest

One thing that many fans have noticed over the years is that Ted Thompson does not like to draft interior offensive linemen, instead preferring to draft tackles and converting them into the interior once they reach the NFL.  This concept seems to indicate that in the NFL there is a premium placed on some positions while not others; for instance quarterback is naturally considered...
Via AllGreenBayPackers.com
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Proposed new Green Bay Packers uniform is pretty sweet

Proposed uniform changes for NFL teams is nothing new. Every week, some sort of idea seems to pop up – from radical redesigns to Star Wars themed tweaks to subtle changes. Most are interesting, but fairly laughable. One new batch, however is worth taking a look at. Jesse Alkire, a freelance graphic artist / designer from Chicago, recently put his spin on each NFL team’s uniform...
Via cover32 - Packers
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Power Rankings: Green Bay Packers have a top-10 offense in the NFL

The old adage is that “defense wins championships.” But more and more, that sounds like a cliché being echoed by a coach, analyst or fan intent on living in the past. Nowadays, offense makes the difference; at least most of the time. Looking for proof? Take a look at the teams that made the playoffs last season. The 12 teams who made the postseason all finished in the top-18...
Via cover32 - Packers
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Packers: Why Jared Abbrederis is the Perfect WR for Green Bay in 2014 Draft

If there is one position that Packers General Manager Ted Thompson knows how to draft, its wide receiver. Like any GM in the NFL, Thompson's draft record if far from perfect but its hard to argue with his results at receiver. Back in 2006, Thompson found his first gem when he drafted Greg Jennings out of Western Michigan. Then he followed up that by selecting James Jones in...
Via The Packers Guru
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Green Bay Packers: Looking ahead to the NFL Draft

Despite a disappointing 8-7-1 record in 2013, the Green Bay Packers clinched the NFC North and hosted the San Francisco 49ers in the first round of the playoffs. Injuries ravaged this team last year with Aaron Rodgers, Randall Cobb, Jermichael Finely, Bryan Bulaga, Clay Matthews, and Casey Hayward all missing significant amounts of time. The Packers usually don’t make any noise...
Via isportsweb.com
3 days ago  |  Discuss

Lattimore Remains Unsigned

Lattimore remains unsigned on the eve of Packers team workouts According to Rob Demovsky of ESPN, Green Bay Packers linebacker Jamari Lattimore remains unsigned one day before the Packers will begin offseason workouts.  Without being signed, Lattimore won’t be permitted to join his teammates. The Packers were not expected to tender Lattimore following the 2013 season, thereby...
Via AllGreenBayPackers.com
3 days ago  |  Discuss

The Packers Could Discover a Gem In OLB, Telvin Smith

Steve Mitchell-USA TODAY Sports The Green Bay Packers have done a nice job of shoring up some of their needs this off-season, especially those in the front seven.  They did a really nice job making two impactful moves, in re-singing BJ Raji, to now play Nose Tackle and adding Julius Peppers to play outside linebacker, opposite Clay Matthews, to give the Packers the best OLB crew...
Via TopSportsReport
3 days ago  |  Discuss
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