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Morgan Burnett

Green Bay Packers
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Packers | Friday injury report

Fri, 24 Oct 2014 14:00:13 -0700

Green Bay Packers DE Datone Jones (ankle) has been ruled out for Week 8 against the New Orleans Saints. S Morgan Burnett (calf) is questionable, while CB Sam Shields (knee) is doubtful. All three players didn't practice Friday, Oct. 24. However, the Packers didn't practice Friday, so the designations are an estimation.

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Packers | Thursday practice report

Thu, 23 Oct 2014 13:29:29 -0700

Green Bay Packers S Morgan Burnett (calf) and CB Sam Shields (knee) did not practice Thursday, Oct. 23. DE Datone Jones (ankle) was limited.

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Packers | Wednesday practice report

Wed, 22 Oct 2014 13:30:06 -0700

Green Bay Packers DE Datone Jones (ankle), CB Sam Shields (knee) and FS Morgan Burnett (calf) did not practice Wednesday, Oct. 22.

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Packers | Morgan Burnett returns

Mon, 11 Aug 2014 11:08:06 -0700

Green Bay Packers FS Morgan Burnett (oblique) returned to practice Monday, Aug. 11.

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Packers | Several ruled out

Thu, 07 Aug 2014 13:24:53 -0700

Green Bay Packers FS Morgan Burnett (oblique) WR Jared Abbrederis (knee), OG Don Barclay (knee), TE Colt Lyerla (knee), S Tanner Miller (ankle), DT Letroy Guion (hamstring) and DE Jerel Worthy (back) have all been ruled out for Saturday's preseason opener against the Tennessee Titans.

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Packers | Morgan Burnett day-to-day

Wed, 06 Aug 2014 12:40:31 -0700

Green Bay Packers FS Morgan Burnett (oblique) is being considered day-to-day with a strained oblique, according to head coach Mike McCarthy.

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Packers | Morgan Burnett suffers oblique strain

Tue, 05 Aug 2014 12:08:16 -0700

Green Bay Packers FS Morgan Burnett (oblique) is dealing with an oblique strain, according to head coach Mike McCarthy.

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Packers | Two safeties sitting

Thu, 31 Jul 2014 06:33:25 -0700

Green Bay Packers FS Morgan Burnett (ankle) and SS Tanner Miller (undisclosed) are not practicing Thursday, July 31.

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Packers | Morgan Burnett misses practice

Wed, 30 Jul 2014 09:36:23 -0700

Green Bay Packers FS Morgan Burnett (ankle) did not participate in practice Wednesday, July 30, because of an ankle injury.

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Packers | Morgan Burnett uses criticism as motivation

Tue, 08 Jul 2014 15:29:28 -0700

Green Bay Packers FS Morgan Burnett is using criticism from last season's play to "get better as a player, mentally and physically, and that's what I'm going to do this year." Safeties coach Darren Perry said Burnett is a "heck of a football player" and is going to be fine.

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Packers | Secondary taking shape

Mon, 07 Jul 2014 20:17:54 -0700

Green Bay Packers CB Tramon Williams and CB Sam Shields were the starting outside corners, CB Micah Hyde was the starting free safety, and Morgan Burnett was the starting strong safety during OTAs, according to ESPN.com's Rob Demvosky. CB Casey Hayward played in the slot in nickel packages, and S Ha Ha Clinton-Dix played free safety when Hyde moved to corner in certain nickel and dime packages.

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Packers | Likely will pay Morgan Burnett's bonus

Fri, 31 Jan 2014 17:25:48 -0800

The Green Bay Packers likely will pay FS Morgan Burnett the $1.5 million roster bonus he is scheduled to receive in March. Burnett will have a $4.9 million salary cap figure next season.

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Packers | Waiting for big plays from Morgan Burnett

Sat, 23 Nov 2013 07:19:20 -0800

The Green Bay Packers are still waiting for progression from S Morgan Burnett. "He's a good football player, and we have no doubts about him," Packers safeties coach Darren Perry said. "We just have got to keep him going and making sure as a unit that we're playing together and we're not giving up the big play, because that's where you want to make sure that you're not slipping, because that just demoralizes a defense."

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Packers | Four players listed as probable

Fri, 04 Oct 2013 14:35:18 -0700

Green Bay Packers FB John Kuhn (hamstring), LB Clay Matthews (hamstring), CB Jarrett Bush (hamstring) and FS Morgan Burnett (hamstring) fully participated in practice Friday, Oct. 4, and are listed as probable for Week 5.

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Packers | Four players fully practice

Thu, 03 Oct 2013 15:31:59 -0700

Green Bay Packers RB Johnathan Franklin (foot), FB John Kuhn (hamstring), CB Jarrett Bush (hamstring) and FS Morgan Burnett (hamstring) fully participated in practice Thursday, Oct. 3.

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Packers | Three fully practice

Wed, 02 Oct 2013 13:57:24 -0700

Green Bay Packers S Morgan Burnett (hamstring), CB Jarrett Bush (hamstring) and FB John Kuhn (hamstring) all fully participated in practice Wednesday, Oct. 2.

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Packers | Week 3 Inactives

Sun, 22 Sep 2013 08:38:22 -0700

The Green Bay Packers have declared CB Casey Hayward, RB Eddie Lacy, CB Jarrett Bush, FB John Kuhn, DL Josh Boyd, OG Lane Taylor, FS Morgan Burnett inactive for Week 3.

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Packers | Three ruled out

Fri, 20 Sep 2013 12:46:41 -0700

Green Bay Packers S Morgan Burnett (hamstring) and CB Jarrett Bush (hamstring) did not participate in practice Friday, Sept. 20, and have been ruled out for Week 3.

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Packers | Three miss practice

Thu, 19 Sep 2013 15:43:17 -0700

Green Bay Packers S Morgan Burnett (hamstring), CB Jarrett Bush (hamstring) and RB John Kuhn (hamstring) did not practice Thursday, Sept. 19.

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Packers | Morgan Burnett limited

Wed, 18 Sep 2013 16:53:13 -0700

Green Bay Packers FS Morgan Burnett (hamstring) was listed as a limited participant in practice Wednesday, Sept. 18.

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Packers | No timetable for Morgan Burnett

Mon, 16 Sep 2013 13:19:50 -0700

Green Bay Packers FS Morgan Burnett (hamstring) missed his second straight game in Week 2 against the Washington Redskins, and there is no timetable for when he'll get back on the field. Burnett will likely be questionable for Week 3 against the Cincinnati Bengals. "We're getting there," Burnett said. "We came into today and it wasn't quite ready yet. It's getting there, it's improving each day but we're still taking it one day at a time - do the treatment and try to get it healthy."

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Packers | Week 2 Inactives

Sun, 15 Sep 2013 08:41:05 -0700

The Green Bay Packers have declared DL C.J. Wilson, CB Casey Hayward, CB Jarrett Bush, DL Josh Boyd, OG Lane Taylor, FS Morgan Burnett, DL Nate Palmer inactive for Week 2.

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Packers | Three players listed as questionable

Fri, 13 Sep 2013 12:08:16 -0700

Green Bay Packers OG Josh Sitton (back), CB Jarrett Bush (hamstring) and FS Morgan Burnett (hamstring) are listed as questionable for Week 2. Bush did not participate in practice Friday, Sept. 13, while the other two were limited.

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Packers | Morgan Burnett limited

Thu, 12 Sep 2013 12:15:06 -0700

Green Bay Packers S Morgan Burnett (hamstring) was limited in practice Thursday, Sept. 12.

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Packers | Morgan Burnett limited

Wed, 11 Sep 2013 13:34:01 -0700

Green Bay Packers S Morgan Burnett (hamstring) was limited in practice Thursday, Sept. 11.

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Packers | Week 1 Inactives

Sun, 08 Sep 2013 12:23:50 -0700

The Green Bay Packers have declared TE Brandon Bostick, CB Casey Hayward, DL Josh Boyd, OG Lane Taylor, FS Morgan Burnett, DL Nate Palmer, LB Sam Barrington inactive for Week 1.

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Packers | Morgan Burnett expected to play

Sun, 08 Sep 2013 05:59:32 -0700

Green Bay Packers FS Morgan Burnett (hamstring) is expected to play in the team's Week 1 game. Burnett will work out prior to the game to be sure.

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Packers | Two questionable for Week 1

Fri, 06 Sep 2013 10:57:39 -0700

Green Bay Packers FS Morgan Burnett (hamstring) did not practice Friday, Sept. 6, and LB Brad Jones (hamstring) was listed as a limited participant. Both are listed as questionable for Week 1 against the San Francisco 49ers.

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Packers | Two practice

Mon, 02 Sep 2013 16:56:51 -0700

Green Bay Packers FS Morgan Burnett (hamstring) and LB Brad Jones (hamstring) both participated in practice Monday, Sept. 2.

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Packers | Several players missing from practice

Mon, 26 Aug 2013 21:15:41 -0700

Green Bay Packers FS Morgan Burnett (hamstring), CB Jarrett Bush (ankle), WR Kevin Dorsey (toe), CB Casey Hayward (hamstring), LB Brad Jones (hamstring), CB James Nixon (ankle, knee), LB Jarvis Reed (ankle), SS Sean Richardson (neck) and OL Derek Sherrod (leg) were unable to practice Monday, Aug. 26.

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Packers | Morgan Burnett's injury minor

Sat, 24 Aug 2013 09:01:20 -0700

Updating a previous report, Green Bay Packers FS Morgan Burnett (hamstring) suffered a slight hamstring strain during the team's preseason game Friday, Aug. 23, and was taken out of the game as a precaution.

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Packers | Morgan Burnett leaves game

Fri, 23 Aug 2013 18:12:49 -0700

Green Bay Packers FS Morgan Burnett (hamstring) left the preseason game Friday, Aug. 23, against the Seattle Seahawks due to a hamstring injury. He was icing the injury on the sidelines in the first half.

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Packers | More financials on Morgan Burnett

Wed, 17 Jul 2013 19:16:11 -0700

Updating a previous report, the deal for Green Bay Packers FS Morgan Burnett includes base salaries of $1.323 million in 2013, $1.15 million in 2014, $2.9 million in 2015, $3.8 million in 2016 and $4.75 million in 2017. Starting in 2014, Burnett has $300,000 annual workout bonuses and $300,000 roster bonus paid $18,750 per game he's active.

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Packers | Morgan Burnett signs extension

Mon, 15 Jul 2013 15:49:15 -0700

The Green Bay Packers have signed FS Morgan Burnett to a four-year contract extension worth $24.75 million. The deal includes $8.25 million in guaranteed money.

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Packers | Working on extension for Morgan Burnett

Thu, 11 Jul 2013 11:08:14 -0700

The Green Bay Packers are working on completing a contract extension for FS Morgan Burnett.

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Packers | Morgan Burnett being more aggressive

Fri, 03 Aug 2012 09:46:16 -0700

Green Bay Packers S Morgan Burnett has shown himself to be more aggressive in the opening week of training camp.

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Packers | Trio fighting for job

Sun, 17 Jun 2012 18:15:40 -0700

Green Bay Packers FS M.D. Jennings and SS Jerron McMillian are fighting veteran SS Charlie Peprah for time playing safety opposite FS Morgan Burnett in the nickel and dime packages, or a majority of snaps. Peprah is viewed as the best quarterback of the secondary, but Jennings and McMillian can cover more ground.

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Packers | Two probable for Week 11

Fri, 18 Nov 2011 14:34:08 -0800

Green Bay Packers RB Ryan Grant (knee) and FS Morgan Burnett (hand) fully participated in practice Friday, Nov. 18. Both are listed as probable for Week 11 and will be able to play.

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Packers | Two practice

Thu, 17 Nov 2011 12:07:28 -0800

Green Bay Packers S Morgan Burnett (hand) and RB Ryan Grant (knee) practiced in full Thursday, Nov. 17.

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Packers | Morgan Burnett practices

Wed, 16 Nov 2011 12:51:46 -0800

Green Bay Packers S Morgan Burnett (hand) practiced in full Wednesday, Nov. 16.

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Packers | Three listed as probable

Sat, 12 Nov 2011 11:41:39 -0800

Green Bay Packers OG Josh Sitton (knee), LB Clay Matthews (knee) and FS Morgan Burnett (hand) are listed as probable for Week 10. Sitton and Matthews were limited during practice Saturday, Nov. 12, and Burnett fully participated in practice.

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Packers | Morgan Burnett takes part in full practice

Fri, 11 Nov 2011 16:37:36 -0800

Green Bay Packers FS Morgan Burnett (hand) was listed as a full participant in practice Friday, Nov. 11.

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Packers | Morgan Burnett practices

Thu, 10 Nov 2011 13:48:04 -0800

Green Bay Packers S Morgan Burnett (hand) practiced in full Thursday, Nov. 10.

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Packers | Four defensive players expected to play

Fri, 04 Nov 2011 14:47:30 -0700

Green Bay Packers LBs Jamari Lattimore (shoulder) and Frank Zombo (knee), CB Sam Shields (concussion) and FS Morgan Burnett (hand) fully participated in practice Friday, Nov. 4. They are listed as probable for Week 9 and are expected to play.

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Packers | Four fully practice

Thu, 03 Nov 2011 16:39:27 -0700

Green Bay Packers LBs Jamari Lattimore (shoulder) and Frank Zombo (knee), CB Sam Shields (concussion) and FS Morgan Burnett (hand) fully participated in practice Thursday, Nov. 3.

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Packers | Five practice

Wed, 02 Nov 2011 14:31:02 -0700

Green Bay Packers S Morgan Burnett (hand), LB Jamari Lattimore (shoulder), LB Clay Matthews (quadriceps), CB Sam Shields (concussion) and LB Frank Zombo (knee) practiced in full Wednesday, Nov. 2.

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Packers | Two DBs expected to play

Fri, 21 Oct 2011 15:13:11 -0700

Green Bay Packers CB Charles Woodson (foot, knee) and FS Morgan Burnett (hand) were limited during practice Friday, Oct. 21. Both are listed as probable for Week 7 and are expected to play.

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Packers | Four limited

Thu, 20 Oct 2011 13:49:46 -0700

Green Bay Packers S Morgan Burnett (hand), LB Clay Matthews (quadriceps), OG Josh Sitton (knee) and CB Charles Woodson (foot, knee) were limited in practice Thursday, Oct. 20.

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Packers | Two limited

Wed, 19 Oct 2011 13:42:24 -0700

Green Bay Packers S Morgan Burnett (hand) and CB Charles Woodson (foot, knee) were limited in practice Wednesday, Oct. 19.

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Packers | More on Morgan Burnett

Fri, 14 Oct 2011 21:07:14 -0700

Updating a previous report, Green Bay Packers FS Morgan Burnett (hand) might be limited in his ability to defend passes in Week 6 against the St. Louis Rams. He broke his right hand in practice Thursday, Oct. 13, and was gitted with a cast. "He clubbed (the hand) today," coach Mike McCarthy said. "Any time you have a broken bone in your hand, there's things you have to look at, but he feels and (team) doctor (Pat) McKenzie feels that he can potentially play with this."

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