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Packers win first game without Rodgers, beat Bears 23-16

 Brett Hundley threw for 212 yards and a touchdown, Nick Perry had three sacks and the Green Packers beat the Chicago Bears 23-16 to snap a three-game losing streak on Sunday. 

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Sports Extra: Week 11 Video included

Lance Veeser, Amy Gill and Alec Ausmus break down the upcoming Wisconsin-Iowa and Packers-Bears games. More>>

Patriots claim ex-Packers tight end Martellus Bennett off waivers

The New England Patriots claimed tight end Martellus Bennett off waivers on Thursday, a day after he was cut by the Green Bay Packers for "failing to disclose a physical condition." He didn't play in the Packers' 30-17 loss on Monday to the Detroit Lions after being listed as doubtful for the game. The 30-year-old then sat out practice Wednesday and was listed as having a shoulder injury as Green Bay began preparations for its game Sunday at Chicago. Now, if he passes a p... More>>

Packers waive TE Martellus Bennett

The Green Bay Packers have waived Martellus Bennett, bringing the tight end's short tenure at Lambeau Field to a surprising end.    General manager Ted Thompson announced the move on Wednesday after practice.    

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Packers' Bulaga out for the season

Packers head coach Mike McCarthy confirmed what Green Bay feared after the Monday night matchup with Detroit. Tackle Bryan Bulaga will miss the remainder of the season with a knee injury. 

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Lions win 30-17 as QB Matthew Stafford dissects Packers

Matthew Stafford passed for 361 yards and two touchdowns to Marvin Jones, and the Detroit Lions snapped a three-game losing streak with a 30-17 win on Monday night over the offensively challenged Green Bay Packers.

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Packers activate rookie LB Vince Biegel, sign 3rd snapper

The Green Bay Packers have activated linebacker Vince Biegel from the reserve/physically unable to perform list.    The rookie was sidelined for the first two months of the season as he slowly worked his way back from offseason foot surgery.    Biegel grew up in Wisconsin Rapids, which is about 110 miles west of Green Bay. He starred in college at Wisconsin, playing outside linebacker on the other side of now-Pittsburgh Steelers rookie T.J. Watt.    The a... More>>

Packers bring back WR Max McCaffrey to practice squad

The Green Bay Packers have signed receiver Max McCaffrey to the practice squad and released offensive lineman Don Barclay from injured reserve.    It is McCaffrey's second stint with the organization after being released after training camp. He joined Green Bay's practice squad last December and spent a week on the active roster in January, but was inactive for the NFC championship game.    McCaffrey also had stints with the Saints and Jaguars this season.  ... More>>

Saints recover late to topple Packers 26-17

Drew Brees threw for a touchdown and ran for another, Mark Ingram rushed for a score and the New Orleans Saints overcame several mistakes to beat the Green Bay Packers 26-17 on Sunday. 

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Week 8 of Sports Extra Video included

Lance Veeser, Amy Gill and Alec Ausmus preview Saturday's Wisconsin game against Maryland and Sunday's match-up between the Packers and Saints.

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Hall of Fame QB Bart Starr to attend Packers game vs. Saints

The family of Bart Starr says the Hall of Fame quarterback will attend the Green Bay Packers' Sunday game against the New Orleans Saints at Lambeau Field.    The 83-year Starr has not attended a Packers game since Thanksgiving 2015, when he took part in the unveiling of Brett Favre's retired No. 4.    Starr has been recovering from two strokes and a heart attack he suffered in 2014. But USA Today Network-Wisconsin reports Starr's family determined he was well enoug... More>>

Packers sign QB Jerod Evans to practice squad.

The Green Bay Packers have signed QB Jerod Evans to the practice squad. The team announced Tuesday.

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Economic impact of Aaron Rodgers' injury

Businesses in Green Bay are expecting Aaron Rodgers' broken collarbone to cut into their bottom lines.    

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Packers sign QB Callahan to active roster

After quarterback Aaron Rodgers left the game against Minnesota with a broken collarbone, the Packers have signed quarterback Joe Callahan to the active roster the team announced on Monday. The Packers placed CB Quinten Rollins on injured reserve. The Packers will host the Saints on Sunday with a noon kick off. More>>

Bradford, Diggs, Easton out for Vikings vs. Packers

Quarterback Sam Bradford and receiver Stefon Diggs will miss the Minnesota Vikings' game against the Green Bay Packers on Sunday because of injuries.    Bradford it out with the same knee injury that has bothered him all season and caused him to leave the game last week against Chicago in the second quarter. Diggs is out with a groin injury and the Vikings will also be missing starting left guard Nick Easton because of a calf injury.    Bradford started against the... More>>

Biegel Excited to Come Off PUP List, Begin Practicing Video included

Former Badger line backer Vince Biegel, taken in the 4th round of the 2016 NFL draft by Green Bay - will be eligible to come off the physically unable to perform list after this Sunday's Packers game against the Vikings. Biegel says rehab after his foot surgery has been going well and that he's ready to roll. "I feel so much more confident," Biegel said Wednesday. "The pop's back in, the strength. I'm ready to take the next step and help these guys out.... More>>

Packers' Adams back at practice after helmet-to-helmet hit

The Packers' Davante Adams has returned to practice after taking a helmet-to-helmet hit from Chicago Bears linebacker Danny Trevathan that led to the receiver being carted off the field on a stretcher.    Adams was taken to a hospital for evaluation after being knocked out of the game on Sept. 28 and was released the next day.    Adams is in the concussion protocol, though his return to practice on a limited basis is a good sign for Green Bay. He was moving well on... More>>

NFL suspends Bears LB Trevathan 2 games for hit on Adams

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The NFL has suspended Chicago Bears linebacker Danny Trevathan for two games for his frightening hit against Green Bay Packers receiver Davante Adams.    The league announced the punishment on Saturday. Trevathan has three business days to appeal the suspension.    Adams was taken off the field on a stretcher in the third quarter Thursday night after getting hit in the head during a tackle by Trevathan. The game was delayed for about 5 minutes while medical personn... More>>

Packers WR Davante Adams tweets that he's at home after hit

Packers receiver Davante Adams tweeted Friday that he was at home and "feeling great" a day after taking a frightening hit from Chicago Bears linebacker Danny Trevathan.    

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Packers sign Tackle Ulrick John

The Green Bay Packers have signed T Ulrick John off of the Arizona Cardinals’ practice squad and placed T Kyle Murphy on injured reserve. The transactions were announced Tuesday by Executive Vice President, General Manager and Director of Football Operations Ted Thompson.

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Hot, sticky for Sunday's Packers game, but bring a coat

The forecast for Sunday's Green Bay Packers game at Lambeau Field is hot, sticky and far from frozen.    Records show the last time temperatures for a regular season game at Lambeau soared into the 80s was October 6, 1963 when the mercury reached 84 degrees. WLUK -TV says the forecast for the afternoon game against the Cincinnati Bengals calls for sunshine and a high of 86.    Packers coach Mike McCarthy doesn't expect the weather to be a factor in the game.  ... More>>

Nick Perry latest key Packer to go down with injury

The banged-up Green Bay Packers have lost another key player to injury with outside linebacker Nick Perry scheduled to have hand surgery.    Coach Mike McCarthy says he doesn't know how much time Perry will miss. He was off to a good start as the bookend to fellow edge rusher Clay Matthews with 1 1/2 sacks.  

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Packers dealing with injuries going into game vs Bengals

The banged-up Green Bay Packers are starting practice this week with about a dozen players on the injury report.    Receivers Jordy Nelson and Randall Cobb, along with defensive lineman Mike Daniels were among the notable Packers who left last week's 34-23 loss to Atlanta with injuries.    The Packers were already without starting offensive tackles David Bakhtiari and Bryan Bulaga.   

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Packers release Gunter, activate Allison

The Packers activated receiver Geronimo Allison from his one-game suspension. The team cleared a roster spot by releasing cornerback LaDarius Gunter.

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Packers beat Seahawks 17-9 to take NFC heavyweight match

Green Bay defensive lineman Mike Daniels' strip sack of Russell Wilson deep in Seattle territory in the third quarter set up Ty Montgomery's 6-yard touchdown run on the next play to spark the Packers' 17-9 win on Sunday. 

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WR James Jones announces retirement through Packers

Wide receiver James Jones has retired following a nine-year NFL career spent mostly with the Green Bay Packers.    Jones announced his retirement on a video posted on Twitter by the Packers on Wednesday. He played in 62 games over eight seasons with the Packers, with 45 of his 51 touchdown catches coming with Green Bay.    Jones led the NFL with 14 scoring grabs in 2012 while with the Packers.    The 33 year-old Jones says it was a blessing to play in Gre... More>>

Active Packers getting new faces acclimated quickly to team

The Green Bay Packers are weaving in a lot of new veterans this season.    The Packers at their core are a "draft-and-develop" team. But general manager Ted Thompson has brought in more veterans than usual to help fill holes or replenish depth.    

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Packers sign Dial, release Ringo

The Packers have added another veteran to bolster the depth on the defensive side of the ball. The team signed defensive lineman Quinton Dial and released defensive tackle Christian Ringo. Dial was recently released by the San Francisco 49ers. 

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Packers Sign G Lane Taylor to Extension

The Green Bay Packers have signed G Lane Taylor to a contract extension. The signing was announced Monday by Ted Thompson, Executive Vice President, General Manager and Director of Football Operations. 

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Packers Sign LB Brooks, Claim LB Odom, Trade LB Elliot

GREEN BAY, Packers.com - The Green Bay Packers signed LB Ahmad Brooks, claimed LB Chris Odom off waivers from the Atlanta Falcons, placed T/G Don Barclay on injured reserve and traded LB Jayrone Elliott to the Dallas Cowboys in exchange for a conditional draft choice. Brooks, 6-foot-3, 259 pounds, is an 11th-year player out of the University of Virginia who has been selected to a Pro Bowl (2013) and twice named second-team All-Pro by The Associ... More>>

Packers Announce Practice Squad Signings

The Packers announced the following signings to their practice squad on Sunday:  G Kofi Amichia, CB Donatello Brown, QB Joe Callahan, WR Michael Clark, LB Reggie Gilbert, DT Izaah Lunsford, LB Derrick Mathews, G/T Adam Pankey, S Jermaine Whitehead and WR DeAngelo Yancey. QB Taysom Hill was picked up on waivers by the New Orleans Saints. More>>

Packers Announce 53-Man Roster Cuts

GREEN BAY - The Green Bay Packers released the following players on Saturday: ·         G Kofi Amichia ·         CB Donatello Brown ·         TE Emanuel Byrd ·         QB Joe Callahan ·         LB&nb... More>>

Packers Beat Rams in Final 2017 Preseason Game

Quarterback Brett Hundley proved he can also dish out a hit for the Green Bay Packers. The backup to Aaron Rodgers looked like a tailback when he lowered his right shoulder into cornerback Dominique Hatfield near the goal line and barreled into the end zone for a 13-yard touchdown run. Hundley also threw for a score to lead the Packers to a 24-10 win on Thursday night over the Los Angeles Rams in the preseason finale. The Packers (3-1) look set at quarterback with Hundley backing up... More>>

Report: LB Brooks Signing With Packers

The NFL Network is reporting that the Green Bay Packers are signing LB Ahmad Brooks to a 1-year deal, worth up to $5 million.  The base salary is reportedly worth $3.5 million. Brooks became a free agent last week after he was released by the San Francisco 49ers.  In his 10-year career, the former Pro Bowler has 53.5 sacks and 290 tackles. More>>

FBI offers reward for killer of three at Kenosha County racetrack

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The FBI is offering a reward of up to $25,000 as investigators continue to search for the killer of three men Aug. 13, 2017 at a Kenosha County racetrack. 

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Goode to go: Packers tab veteran long snapper, let Hart go

Brett Goode has won the long snapper job again for the Green Bay Packers following the release of undrafted rookie Derek Hart.    Goode was re-signed on Aug. 12 after normally reliable kicker Mason Crosby had problems early in camp while Hart was the lone long snapper. Coaches said there were problems with the field goal operation.    Goode played the previous nine seasons in Green Bay, though the Packers initially decided to go with Hart in the offseason.   &... More>>

Broncos Hand Packers First Preseason Loss, 20-17

Jamaal Charles' impressive Denver debut included four rushes for 27 yards Saturday night in the Broncos' 20-17 preseason win over the Green Bay Packers. Charles is embarking on a comeback with the Broncos after the Chiefs released him over the winter following two injury-plagued seasons and several knee surgeries that had limited him to eight games since 2014. In addition to averaging almost seven yards a carry, Charles caught a couple of passes and got good news when he was cleared... More>>

Former Packers RB pleads not guilty to child abuse

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Former Green Bay Packers running back Ahman Green has pleaded not guilty to child abuse charges. The 40-year-old Green is accused of striking his teenage daughter in the head in a dispute over household chores in June at his Green Bay area home. He entered his not guilty plea Thursday in Brown County Circuit Court. 

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Bulaga Ruled Out For Packers Preseason Game at Denver

The Green Bay Packers won't have veteran right tackle Bryan Bulaga available for Saturday's preseason game at Denver. Whether Bulaga will be available for Week 1 against Seattle hasn't been determined. Bulaga sustained an ankle injury during a drill at Wednesday's practice. After lying on the ground for about a half-minute, Bulaga got up and limped off the practice field in obvious pain.   More>>

Packers sign defensive lineman

The Green Bay Packers have signed defensive tackle Calvin Heurtelou.    The Packers announced the deal on Monday. Heurtelou is a first-year player out of the University of Miami. He originally signed with the Denver Broncos as an undrafted free agent in May 2016 but was released last August.    The 6-foot-2, 305-pound Heurtelou played in 26 games with 24 starts in two seasons at Miami. He had 52 tackles, a half-sack and a fumble recovery. More>>

Packers Win 2nd Preseason Game

(AP) - Aaron Rodgers made a surprise start and looked to be in midseason form, going 6 for 8 for 37 yards and a TD pass -- plus one of his trademark quick snaps to draw a penalty -- on his lone drive for Green Bay, while Kirk Cousins and the rest of Washington's first-team offense sputtered in the Packers' 21-17 exhibition victory Saturday night. The Redskins did not manage to collect a single first down until the final play of the opening quarter, during their fourth possession of t... More>>

CB Damarious Randall likely to miss Packers' next game

Cornerback Damarious Randall and receiver Malachi Dupre will likely miss the Green Bay Packers' next preseason game with both players still in the concussion protocol.  

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LS Goode Back With Packers

The Green Bay Packers announced on Saturday the signing of veteran long snapper Brett Goode.  Goode is entering his 10th season in the NFL and was the Packers' primary long snapper from 2008-2016, playing in 142 regular-season games and 14 playoff contests. .  He was originally signed by the Jacksonville Jaguars as an undrafted free agent from the University of Arkansas in 2007. He will wear No. 61 for the Packers.

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Packers release DL Letroy Guion after rocky 3-plus years

The Packers have released defensive lineman Letroy Guion, ending a three-plus year tenure in Green Bay marked by off-field problems.    

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Packers hold annual Family Night practice at Lambeau Field

Thunder storms delayed the 17th annual Packers Family Night, but over 60 thousand fans still filled Lambeau Field to watch the Packers' eighth practice of the preseason.  

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Packers sign TE Byrd, CB Waters goes on IR

The Green Bay Packers have signed TE Emanuel Byrd and placed CB Herb Waters on injured reserve. The transactions were announced Saturday by Ted Thompson, Executive Vice President, General Manager and Director of Football Operations.

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Packers rookie DL Montravious Adams out with foot injury

Green Bay Packers rookie defensive tackle Montravious Adams will miss time at training camp because of a foot injury.    Coach Mike McCarthy said before practice Tuesday that Adams had surgery this week and will be out "multiple weeks." Adams was a third-round pick in the NFL draft out of Auburn.    Adams joins fourth-round pick Vince Biegel on the sideline at training camp because of a foot injury. The linebacker who played at Wisconsin is expected to mi... More>>

Packers rookie LB Vince Biegel starts first camp on sideline

Green Bay Packers rookie linebacker Vince Biegel will start training camp on the physically-unable-to-perform list as he continues to recover from foot surgery.    The former Wisconsin Badgers linebacker was taken in the fourth round by the Packers in the NFL draft. Coach Mike McCarthy thinks that Biegel might be out for another two weeks.    Biegel says he is disappointed to start the preseason on the sideline, but that he has been diligent with rehab during the o... More>>

Packers' Allison suspended for one game

The Packers will be without the services of receiver Geronimo Allison for the season opener. The NFL announced Allison has been suspended without pay for the first game of the season due to a violation of the NFL Policy and Program for Substances of Abuse. Allison pleaded no contest to a charge of possession of marijuana.

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Packers' Guion heads to trial for drunken driving in Hawaii

Green Bay Packers defensive lineman Letroy Guion is headed to trial for intoxicated driving in Hawaii.    His attorney, Kevin O'Grady, said in an email Monday that Guion plans to go to trial, which is scheduled for August. O'Grady says his office is seeking witnesses to the arrest.  

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Packers president: GM Ted Thompson doing a "great job"

Green Bay Packers president Mark Murphy says general manager Ted Thompson is doing a great job, and the team will have a plan in place whenever he decides to retire or step down.  

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Former Packers TE Mitchell Henry Dies at 24

After a seven-month battle with Leukemia, former Packers tight end Mitchell Henry passed away Friday morning. He was 24-years-old. 

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Packers' Guion arrested in Hawaii on intoxicated driving

Green Bay Packers defensive lineman Letroy Guion has been arrested on suspicion of driving under the influence of an intoxicant in Hawaii.    Honolulu police booking records show Guion was arrested early Wednesday in Waikiki. He was released after posting $500 bail.    Packers spokesman Aaron Popkey says in a statement that the team is aware and will refrain from making further comment because it's a legal matter. He says he doesn't know what Guion was doing in Wai... More>>

Green Bay super fan marries wife with last name Packer

A Green Bay Packers super fan finally married his wife, and took her last name. Ryan Holtan-Murphy married Dr. Marie Packer. His name is now Ryan Packer.

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Green Bay fan sues over Bears' sideline ban on Packers gear

One Green Bay Packers fan is going to court over a favorite Wisconsin pastime of disparaging the arch rival Chicago Bears.    Russell Beckman filed a lawsuit in federal court Friday accusing the Bears of violating his free-speech rights by prohibiting fans from wearing Packers apparel at Bears' pregame warmups. He is seeking a court order lifting the ban.    Beckman lives in Mount Pleasant, Wisconsin, near the Illinois state line and holds Bears seasons tickets. Se... More>>

Packers Announce Training Camp Dates

The Green Bay Packers announced Monday morning their official training camp dates for the 2017-18 season. As in the past, practices are scheduled to take place at Ray Nitschke Field and Packers Family Night will be at Lambeau Field. 

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McCarthy likes the way Packers are ending minicamp

Green Bay Packers minicamp is ending on a high note for coach Mike McCarthy.    Thursday is the last day of three-day minicamp. Players then take a break before training camp starts in late July.    Older veterans were excused from minicamp, meaning the focus was placed on younger players. McCarthy said before practice that the workload through the offseason going into Thursday has been significantly higher than last year.    So he says he cut the final o... More>>

McCarthy impressed by young Packers, highlights Randall

Green Bay Packers coach Mike McCarthy likes how the team's young players are performing in minicamp.    McCarthy said before Wednesday's workouts that the reps are critical for the young players. He singled out a few Packers including cornerback Damarious Randall, who McCarthy says has been outstanding this offseason.    Randall, who is entering his third NFL season, was one of a number of cornerbacks plagued by injuries last season. He's practicing at the nickelba... More>>

Mike McCarthy Holds Eighth Annual Golf Event

Packers head coach Mike McCarthy hosted his eighth annual McCarthy Golf Invitational at The Legend at Bergamont in Oregon on Monday raising money for the UW Health's American Family Children's Hospital.

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Packers sign undrafted rookie free agent CB Daquan Holmes

The Green Bay Packers have signed undrafted rookie free agent cornerback Daquan Holmes and released cornerback David Rivers.    The 5-foot-11 Holmes played at small-school American International College. He was a first-team Northeast-10 Conference selection in each of his final two seasons.    Holmes in 2016 had 69 tackles and five interceptions while also breaking up five passes over 11 games. He took part in the Packers' rookie orientation camp last month.  ... More>>

Packers fans give lift to stranded Davon House to Green Bay

Packers cornerback Davon House got a lift to Green Bay from a couple of fans.    House was stranded Monday night at the Minneapolis airport while trying to get to Tuesday's organized team activities session. House tweeted that he needed a ride, and two brothers obliged.    Mike Johnson of Hudson, Wisconsin, picked up House for the four-hour ride. His brother Chad Johnson, who lives in Eau Claire, Wisconsin, rushed off to meet the other two.    The Green B... More>>

Offense looking to catch up in Packers offseason workouts

Green Bay Packers coach Mike McCarthy says that the defense is ahead of the offense right now at this stage of offseason workouts.    McCarthy says that it's normal this time of year. He said before workouts on Tuesday that the younger quarterbacks lower on the depth chart have struggled.    But McCarthy doesn't seem too worried. The coaching staff is still in the middle of getting players up to speed on the playbook. It's an especially important time for rookies a... More>>

Packers sign Williams, release Schum

The Packers are once again in the market for a punter. The team released last year's punter, Jacob Schum, on Thursday. They also announced the signing of rookies Jamaal Williams and Colby Pearson. 

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Packers sign ex-Badgers LB and 4th-round pick Vince Biegel

The Green Bay Packers have signed linebacker Vince Biegel, their first of two fourth-round draft picks who played in college at Wisconsin and grew up in the state.    Biegel's deal was done Wednesday, putting eight of the team's 10 draftees under contract. Defensive tackle Montravius Adams (third round, Auburn) and running back Jamaal Williams (fourth round, BYU) remain unsigned.    The Packers targeted the 6-foot-3, 245-pound Biegel for his pass-rushing ability an... More>>

OTAs underway for Green Bay Packers

The Green Bay Packers have four weeks left in their offseason program, including three weeks of organized team activities, or OTAs which are under way this week.    At a news conference Tuesday head coach Mike McCarthy said a lot of the focus is on the passing game. He estimated 6 to 10 percent of the snaps normally devoted to the running game will go to the pass. Practice on the ground game will be made up in training camp when the pads are on.    As for blending ... More>>

Packers Sign Rookie Safety Josh Jones

The Packers announced on Friday the team signed rookie safety Josh Jones. Jones was a second round draft pick for Green Bay in the 2017 NFL Draft. 

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Packers sign King

The Packers have announced the signing of their top pick from this year's draft, Kevin King. 

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Packers sign five rookie free agents

The Packers signed five rookie free agents following their rookie minicamp.

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Packers sign five draft picks and 15 rookie free agents

On the opening day of rookie minicamp, the Packers announced a flurry of signings. The team has already inked deals with five of their draft picks. In addition, the team signed 15 rookie free agents. 

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Packers release Michael, Jackson

After drafting three running backs this weekend, the Packers cleared room on the roster by releasing veterans Don Jackson and Christine Michael.  J

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