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Packers wide out Jeff Janis should be a lock to make the roster

Jeff Janis is a very special talent, and the team was able to see that, when Janis took a slant pattern and burned the entire team up the sidelines for a touchdown.  Well in an online interview ESPN Packers writer Rob Demovsky was asked if Jeff Janis was a lock to make the 53 man […] The post Packers wide out Jeff Janis should be a lock to make the roster appeared first on NFL Draft Diamonds.
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Dom Capers believes linebacker corps is 'the deepest group we've had since I've been here'

Packers’ defensive coordinator Dom Capers believes that his 2014 group of linebackers could be the best he's had since being in Green Bay. With the offseason acquisition of Julius Peppers, Capers has two Pro Bowlers at the outside linebacker positions and quality depth throughout the entire unit. "I think it's the deepest group we've had since I've been...
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Report: Packers TE Brandon Bostick Has “Slight” Fibula Fracture

  Bob McGinn of the Milwaukee Journal Sentinel reports that the Packers TE Brandon Bostick has a “slight” fibula fracture and his best for a return is either Week 2 or 3. McGinn adds that there is a chance he could be out even longer than that. Bostick left last weeks game against the Rams with what was referred to as a lower-leg injury, but it appears to be more serious...
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Packers fans voted the best fans in the NFL

Forbes has voted Packers fans as the best fans in the NFL, according to ESPN. According to research by Nielsen Scarborough, only 16 percent of adults living in Green Bay, Wisconsin, are NOT fans of the team. That means everybody else in the metro area has either watched, attended and/or listened to the Packers’ games in the past year. Fan bases of the Denver Broncos, New Orleans...
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Packers’ ‘Horse Collar’ is a 22-inch kielbasa with fried sauerkraut, beer cheese (photo)

Among the new offerings for Cheeseheads to gorge themselves upon at Green Bay Packers games at Lambeau Field this fall is the “Horse Collar,” which essentially is a gastronomic gutbomb with heartburn written all over it. It begins with a grilled 22-inch kielbasa that is topped with fried sauerkraut and smothered in beer cheese. It […] The post Packers’ ‘Horse Collar’...
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Mike McCarthy says Packers using fake hand signals in preparation of season opener against Seahawks

Sometimes a team can talk a little too much and the Seattle Seahawks brash admissions that they figured out the Denver Broncos signals after the Super Bowl caught the Green Bay Packers ears. Packers' coach Mike McCarthy won't get caught sleeping and in anticipation of their regular season opener in Seattle on Sept. 4, quarterback Aaron Rodger and the offense have been using...
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Aaron Rodgers says 'zero cause for concern' with center J.C. Tretter

One of the top priorities for the Green Bay Packers was to give quarterback Aaron Rodgers a center he could build a relationship with past one season and J.C. Tretter seems to have earned the all-world signal caller's respect. "I think 'surprise' would be disrespectful to JC," Rodgers said, via Packers News. "I think he's done a great job. I have...
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Packers get lucky; Colt Lyerla goes unclaimed and will revert to I/R

The Green Bay Packers were able to sneak a solid player onto their injured reserve. The former Oregon Ducks tight end Colt Lyerla went unclaimed via the waivers today. He will revert back to the I/R. @RavensInsider: Colt Lyerla placed on Packers’ injured reserve after being waived injured and going unclaimed off waivers The post Packers get lucky; Colt Lyerla goes unclaimed and...
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Green Bay Packers: The dress rehearsal

Well, after playing their first two preseason games away from Lambeau Field, the Green Bay Packers will return home to play the Oakland Raiders.  The game will be televised nationally on CBS will kick off at 7:00 CT.  This third preseason game is the closest thing to a regular season game, as most of the starter will most likely play all of the first half and maybe a series or...
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Green Bay Packers: Aaron Rodgers is already in perfect form

Aaron Rodgers I know what Peyton Manning did last year.  I know that he not only led his Denver Broncos to the Super Bowl, but he also broke the single season passing record.  I even know that he was ranked the number one quarterback in ESPN’s Ron Jaworski’s quarterback countdown.  With all of the accolades Manning has on his resume, it is easy to say his is the best quarterback...
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Former Packers draft pick indicted in a huge drug bust

The Green Bay Packers drafted De’Mond Parker in 1999. Parker was a 5th round pick and is now one of 51 defendants named in the largest indictment in Tulsa history unsealed Tuesday afternoon. The indictment of 238 cases accuses people of organized crime in Tulsa. A number of crimes mentioned include murder, intimidation and drug […] The post Former Packers draft pick indicted...
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Packers Waive/Injured TE Colt Lyerla

  The Green Bay Packers have waived/injured undrafted TE Colt Lyerla on Tuesday, according to Tom Pelissero. Pelissero adds that Lyerla would revert to the Packers injured reserve list for at least the time being in the event he goes unclaimed off of waivers. Lyerla was one of the more notable undrafted signings given his talent and the Packers need for help at tight end. Unfortunately...
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AMAZING PHOTO: Green Bay Packers reveal secret weapon at wide receiver

We know that the Green Bay Packers wide receiver corps is already stocked with talent. Randall Cobb, Jordy Nelson and Jarrett Boykin are all Pro-Bowl quality players, and rookies like Devante Adams and Jeff Janis are looking strong so far. But what if the team has been hiding an ace up its sleeve? What if there’s a secret weapon at wide receiver that they’ve been hanging onto...
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Jarrett Boykin is Fighting to be Green Bay Packers’ Third Wide Receiver

Jarrett Boykin got off to a bit of a slow start in training camp for the Green Bay Packers but as camp has progressed his game has picked up and he is starting to look more and more like the promising player that he was down the stretch last season when he caught 49 passes for 681 yards and three touchdowns. The third-year man, who signed with the Packers as a college free agent...
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3 days ago  |  1 Comment

Green Bay Packers 53-Man Roster Projection

Now that the Green Bay Packers are halfway through their preseason schedule, it’s a perfect time to reevaluate the 53-man roster projection. Since my last projection, two players that made my roster have gone down to injury — Jared Abbrederis and Don Barclay. That has shaken things up a bit as have performances throughout two preseason games and training camp. Therefore, without...
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