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Chad Clifton

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Packers | Aaron Rodgers not dismissing Chad Clifton return

Wed, 14 Nov 2012 13:51:37 -0800

Green Bay Packers QB Aaron Rodgers said he believes the team could bring back free-agent OT Chad Clifton (Packers) if they were interested. "I haven't talked to (Clifton) in a while, but I would guess he might be lured," Rodgers said. "He might be able to be lured from Nashville. I love (Clifton). I would never not want to see him up here. We've had a lot of fun together."

Comment (0) | Share: Tweet!Share on Facebook | Source: Green Bay Press-Gazette - Weston Hodkiewicz and Mike Vandermause

Patriots | Not visiting with Chad Clifton

Tue, 14 Aug 2012 11:36:29 -0700

New England Patriots director of player personnel Nick Caserio said the team will not be bringing in free-agent OT Chad Clifton (Packers) for a physical.

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Patriots | Chad Clifton to visit

Sun, 12 Aug 2012 10:05:32 -0700

The New England Patriots are scheduled to meet with free-agent OT Chad Clifton (Packers).

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NFL | Chad Clifton has no plans to retire

Fri, 04 May 2012 22:55:25 -0700

Free-agent OT Chad Clifton (Packers) said Friday, May 4, that he has no plans to retire from the NFL after being released after 12 years with the Green Bay Packers. "Right now, I'm back in Nashville, trying to get my back as strong as possible, just trying to get healthy, and we'll take it from there," Clifton said. "If there's interest, we'll see if I'm interested and kind of play it by ear."

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Packers | Chad Clifton released

Mon, 23 Apr 2012 11:17:16 -0700

The Green Bay Packers have officially released OT Chad Clifton.

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Packers | To release Chad Clifton

Mon, 23 Apr 2012 09:03:53 -0700

The Green Bay Packers will release OT Chad Clifton (back) Monday, April 23, after he failed a physical. It is uncertain if Clifton will play again after having back surgery in the offseason.

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Packers | Chad Clifton taking part in workouts

Wed, 18 Apr 2012 14:33:25 -0700

Green Bay Packers OT Chad Clifton (back) is taking part in offseason workouts and has been rehab from back surgery he had earlier this offseason. It appears the team will give Clifton the chance to win a starting job during training camp.

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Packers | Two veterans still appear to be in plans

Thu, 29 Mar 2012 12:50:21 -0700

Green Bay Packers head coach Mike McCarthy indicated WR Donald Driver and OT Chad Clifton are still in the team's plans even though they are getting older and have high salaries.

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Packers | Chad Clifton undergoes back surgery

Sun, 26 Feb 2012 22:35:08 -0800

Green Bay Packers OT Chad Clifton (back) underwent back surgery, and told head coach Mike McCarthy that he experienced "instant relief" from a source of pain that he struggled with down the stretch last season. "I want to see how he comes out of that," McCarthy said. "That will be a benefit. I saw him right after surgery. He said it was weird - that he had instant relief." The team has not made a decision on whether they'll bring back the veteran.

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Packers | Expected to release Chad Clifton

Sat, 25 Feb 2012 08:21:15 -0800

The Green Bay Packers are expected to release OT Chad Clifton this offseason.

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Packers | Chad Clifton could take pay cut

Thu, 23 Feb 2012 04:42:08 -0800

The Green Bay Packers could ask some veteran players, including OT Chad Clifton, to take a pay cut in order to remain with the team. WR Donald Driver has said he would be willing to take a pay cut to return.

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Packers | Bryan Bulaga to get shot at LT in 2012?

Sat, 11 Feb 2012 19:39:43 -0800

Green Bay Packers OT Bryan Bulaga might get a chance to win the starting left tackle job if OT Chad Clifton is not brought back in 2012. "I really don't know what they're thinking about for down the road," Bulaga said. "Right now, I'm a right tackle and I'm just trying to become as good as I can be there." Bulaga was drafted as Clifton's likely successor, but he has been primarily on the right side since former OT Mark Tauscher went down early in 2010.

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Packers | Chad Clifton might be salary cap casualty

Wed, 01 Feb 2012 17:57:11 -0800

The Green Bay Packers might part ways with OT Chad Clifton in order to clear $5.7 million in salary cap space heading into 2012.

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Packers | Four probable

Fri, 13 Jan 2012 11:51:02 -0800

Green Bay Packers OT Bryan Bulaga (knee), OT Chad Clifton (hamstring, back), WR Randall Cobb (groin) and OG Evan Dietrich-Smith (illness) are listed as probable for the Division round this weekend. Clifton and Dietrich-Smith did not practice Friday, Jan. 13, Cobb was limited and Bulaga practiced in full.

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Packers | Two practice

Thu, 12 Jan 2012 12:15:03 -0800

Green Bay Packers OTs Bryan Bulaga (knee) and Chad Clifton (hamstring, back) practiced in full Thursday, Jan. 12.

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Packers | Three limited during practice

Wed, 11 Jan 2012 12:56:08 -0800

Green Bay Packers WR Randall Cobb (groin), OT Chad Clifton (back, hamstring) and LB Robert Francois (hamstring) were limited during practice Wednesday, Jan. 11.

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Packers | Chad Clifton could share time in playoff game

Sat, 07 Jan 2012 08:59:37 -0800

Green Bay Packers OT Chad Clifton (back) is expected to start at left tackle in the Divisional Round playoff game but should share time with OT Marshall Newhouse because Clifton's back is still not feeling 100 percent.

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Packers | Chad Clifton may not start in playoffs

Thu, 05 Jan 2012 05:41:15 -0800

Green Bay Packers head coach Mike McCarthy said OT Chad Clifton may not start in the playoffs and that he continuse to assess the offensive line. "I don't think we're as locked in" on the offensive line," McCarthy said. He added that Clifton will be given "every opportunity" to start, but that OT Marshall Newhouse won't be forgotten.

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Packers | Chad Clifton to start in playoffs

Tue, 03 Jan 2012 06:20:05 -0800

Green Bay Packers OT Chad Clifton (hamstring) will start at left tackle for the team in the playoffs.

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Packers | Two listed as probable

Fri, 30 Dec 2011 15:05:59 -0800

Green Bay Packers OT Chad Clifton (hamstring) and DE Ryan Pickett (concussion) are listed as probable for Week 17 and are expected to play. Pickett fully participated in practice Friday, Dec. 30, while Clifton was limited during practice.

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Packers | Chad Clifton expected to play

Thu, 29 Dec 2011 15:05:10 -0800

Green Bay Packers OT Chad Clifton (hamstring) is expected to get some playing time in Week 17 after not playing since suffering a hamstring injury Oct. 9. "We'll be scrutinizing, we'll be looking at it pretty closely," offensive coordinator Joe Philbin said. "He's missing 600, 700 (snaps) from this season, there's no question about it. There's no way we can replace those. But let's see if he looks like the guy who got about 10,000 in previous seasons."

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Packers | Five limited

Thu, 29 Dec 2011 11:55:33 -0800

Green Bay Packers OT Bryan Bulaga (knee), OT Chad Clifton (hamstring, back), LB Clay Matthews (ankle), DL Ryan Pickett (concussion) and CB Charles Woodson (knee) were limited in practice Thursday, Dec. 29.

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Packers | T.J. Lang might start at LG

Wed, 28 Dec 2011 22:48:13 -0800

Green Bay Packers OG T.J. Lang might return to his usual left guard position in Week 17 if OT Chad Clifton (hamstring) is healthy enough to start. Also, OT Marshall Newhouse would move from left tackle to right tackle.

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Packers | Chad Clifton on track to play in Week 17

Wed, 28 Dec 2011 22:47:44 -0800

Green Bay Packers OT Chad Clifton (hamstring) went through all practice drills Wednesday, Dec. 28, and he appears on track to play in Week 17 against the Detroit Lions. Clifton hasn't played since Oct. 9 when he tore his hamstring.

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Packers | Four limited

Wed, 28 Dec 2011 13:57:31 -0800

Green Bay Packers OT Chad Clifton (hamstring, back), LB Clay Matthews (ankle), DL Ryan Pickett (concussion) and CB Charles Woodson (knee) were limited in practice Wednesday, Dec. 28.

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Packers | Chad Clifton to practice this week

Mon, 26 Dec 2011 15:52:54 -0800

Green Bay Packers OT Chad Clifton (back, hamstring) will practice this week and will play in Week 17 if he does not have any setbacks during the week.

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Packers | Week 16 Inactives

Sun, 25 Dec 2011 16:48:31 -0800

The Green Bay Packers have declared OT Bryan Bulaga, OT Chad Clifton, CB Davon House, LB Frank Zombo, QB Graham Harrell, WR Greg Jennings, DL Ryan Pickett inactive for Week 16.

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Packers | Four players ruled out

Fri, 23 Dec 2011 15:13:26 -0800

Green Bay Packers WR Greg Jennings (knee), OTs Bryan Bulaga (knee) and Chad Clifton (hamstring) and DE Ryan Pickett (concussion) have been ruled out for Week 16. Clifton was limited during practice Friday, Dec. 23, while the other three did not practice.

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Packers | Four limited

Thu, 22 Dec 2011 12:13:42 -0800

Green Bay Packers LB Desmond Bishop (calf), OT Chad Clifton (hamstring, back), DL Howard Green (foot) and DL Mike Neal (shoulder) were limited in practice Thursday, Dec. 22.

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Packers | Not prepared to declare Chad Clifton game-ready

Wed, 21 Dec 2011 21:34:55 -0800

Green Bay Packers OT Chad Clifton (hamstring, back) was listed as a limited participant in practice Wednesday, Dec. 21, and head coach Mike McCarthy said he was not prepared to declare Clifton as game-ready.

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Packers | Four limited

Wed, 21 Dec 2011 13:54:14 -0800

Green Bay Packers LB Desmond Bishop (calf), OT Chad Clifton (hamstring, back), DL Mike Neal (shoulder) and RB Brandon Saine (concussion) were limited in practice Wednesday, Dec. 21.

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Packers | Chad Clifton to take part in practice

Mon, 19 Dec 2011 13:44:28 -0800

Green Bay Packers head coach Mike McCarthy said OT Chad Clifton (back, hamstring) will take part in individual drills Wednesday, Dec. 21. McCarthy said Clifton's back injury is more of a problem than his hamstring injury.

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Packers | Week 15 Inactives

Sun, 18 Dec 2011 08:50:21 -0800

The Green Bay Packers have declared RB Brandon Saine, OT Chad Clifton, LB Desmond Bishop, QB Graham Harrell, WR Greg Jennings, RB James Starks, DL Ryan Pickett inactive for Week 15.

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Packers | Four ruled out

Fri, 16 Dec 2011 14:34:22 -0800

Green Bay Packers WR Greg Jennings (knee), OT Chad Clifton (hamstring), DE Ryan Pickett (concussion) and LB Desmond Bishop (calf) did not participate in practice Friday, Dec. 16, and have been ruled out for Week 15.

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Packers | Two ruled out

Wed, 14 Dec 2011 14:01:03 -0800

Green Bay Packers OT Chad Clifton (hamstring, back) and WR Greg Jennings (knee) have been ruled out for Week 15.

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Packers | Week 14 Inactives

Sun, 11 Dec 2011 11:58:04 -0800

The Green Bay Packers have declared OT Chad Clifton, CB Davon House, LB Desmond Bishop, QB Graham Harrell, RB James Starks, OG Josh Sitton, DL Vic So'oto inactive for Week 14.

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Packers | Chad Clifton might resume practice next week

Fri, 09 Dec 2011 22:31:13 -0800

Green Bay Packers OT Chad Clifton (back, hamstring) might resume practicing next week, according to head coach Mike McCarthy. "He's made a lot of progress here since last week," McCarthy said. "We're hopeful."

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Packers | Four players ruled out

Fri, 09 Dec 2011 16:03:49 -0800

Green Bay Packers OG Josh Sitton (knee), OT Chad Clifton (hamstring) and LBs Desmond Bishop (calf) and Vic So'oto (back) did not participate in practice Friday, Dec. 9, and have been ruled out for Week 14.

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Packers | Two ruled out

Thu, 08 Dec 2011 13:27:52 -0800

Green Bay Packers OT Chad Clifton (back, hamstring) and OG Josh Sitton (knee) have been ruled out for Week 14.

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Packers | Four sit out practice

Wed, 07 Dec 2011 14:50:17 -0800

Green Bay Packers OG Josh Sitton (knee), OT Chad Clifton (back, hamstring) and LBs Desmond Bishop (calf) and A.J. Hawk (calf) did not participate in practice Wednesday, Dec. 7.

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Packers | Week 13 Inactives

Sun, 04 Dec 2011 12:05:38 -0800

The Green Bay Packers have declared LB A.J. Hawk, OT Chad Clifton, CB Davon House, LB Desmond Bishop, TE DJ Williams, LB Jamari Lattimore, OG Josh Sitton inactive for Week 13.

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Packers | Four players ruled out

Fri, 02 Dec 2011 14:58:57 -0800

Green Bay Packers OG Josh Sitton (knee), OT Chad Clifton (hamstring) and LBs Desmond Bishop (calf) and A.J. Hawk (calf) did not participate in practice Friday, Dec. 2, and have been ruled out for Week 13.

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Packers | Two ruled out

Wed, 30 Nov 2011 13:43:16 -0800

Green Bay Packers OT Chad Clifton (hamstring, back) and OG Josh Sitton (knee) have been ruled out for Week 13.

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Packers | Chad Clifton appears to be behind schedule

Fri, 25 Nov 2011 22:25:45 -0800

Green Bay Packers OT Chad Clifton (hamstring) was targeting a return for the Week 13 game against the New York Giants, but he might be further behind scheduled than anticipated. Head coach Mike McCarthy said Friday, Nov. 25, that Clifton is "not as close as I thought he was a couple weeks ago." OT Marshall Newhouse will continue to start until Clifton is ready.

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Packers | Week 12 Inactives

Thu, 24 Nov 2011 08:13:17 -0800

The Green Bay Packers have declared OT Chad Clifton, CB Davon House, TE DJ Williams, LB Frank Zombo, LB Jamari Lattimore, OL Ray Dominguez, DL Vic So'oto inactive for Week 12.

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Packers | Chad Clifton ruled out

Mon, 21 Nov 2011 15:04:47 -0800

Green Bay Packers OT Chad Clifton (hamstring) has been ruled out for Week 12.

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Packers | Week 11 Inactives

Sun, 20 Nov 2011 08:37:35 -0800

The Green Bay Packers have declared OT Chad Clifton, CB Davon House, TE DJ Williams, LB Frank Zombo, LB Jamari Lattimore, OL Ray Dominguez, LB Robert Francois inactive for Week 11.

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Packers | Two to sit out Week 11

Fri, 18 Nov 2011 14:24:14 -0800

Green Bay Packers OT Chad Clifton (hamstring) and LB Frank Zombo (hamstring) did not participate in practice Friday, Nov. 18, and have been ruled out for Week 11.

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Packers | Chad Clifton ruled out

Wed, 16 Nov 2011 12:52:05 -0800

Green Bay Packers OT Chad Clifton (hamstring) has been ruled out for Week 11.

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Packers | Chad Clifton targeting Week 13 return

Tue, 15 Nov 2011 19:42:48 -0800

Green Bay Packers OT Chad Clifton (hamstring) is not expected to play in Week 11 against the Tampa Bay Buccaneers, and it appears he'll miss the Thanksgiving Day game in Week 12 against the Detroit Lions. However, he might return in Week 13 against the New York Giants, as long as he has no setbacks. "I would have to say he's not going to make it this week, Detroit would be a push and the Giants would probably be realistic if he stays on schedule," head coach Mike McCarthy said Tuesday, Nov. 15.

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