Team Notebook: Green Bay Packers
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Packers | Ty Montgomery's ankle improving
Green Bay Packers WR Ty Montgomery (ankle) said he has been pain free since having surgery on his ankle, and his flexibility has been making consistent progress. Head coach Mike McCarthy said he has no "long-term" concerns about Montgomery's ankle.
Packers | Jordy Nelson taking things slow
Green Bay Packers WR Jordy Nelson (knee) said his surgically repaired knee is fine, but he understands why the team is limiting his work during organized team activities. Nelson has been allowed to run, lift and perform all of the drills the trainers ask him to do. Nelson has been running routes on a side field during practices. He said he will need to regain his chemistry with QB Aaron Rodgers once he is cleared to practice again.
Packers | Davante Adams ready to bounce back
Packers | Two roster moves made
Packers | Vince Kowalski released
Packers | Eddie Lacy still has weight issue?
Green Bay Packers RB Eddie Lacy still weighs "in the 240s," according to a source. Lacy did P90X workouts in the offseason and turned to basketball and boxing, too. It was reported back in April that Lacy had already lost 15 to 18 pounds. Head coach Mike McCarthy characterized Lacy's condition as "so far, so good." "Eddie will be fine," McCarthy said. "I believe he'll hit the target that we're all looking for when the lights come on."
Packers | Jordy Nelson is on schedule
Green Bay Packers WR Jordy Nelson (knee) is right on schedule in his recovery from a torn anterior cruciate ligament, according to head coach Mike McCarthy. It's still unclear if Nelson will participate in organized team activities.
Packers | Clay Matthews returning to OLB
Packers | Sign Jermaine Whitehead
Packers | Kyler Fackrell signs rookie contract
Packers | Mutual interest in John Kuhn returning
Packers | David Grinnage released from IR
Packers | David Grinnage goes to IR
Packers | Green Bay adds three players
Free-agent TE Casey Pierce (Lions) signed with the Green Bay Packers Monday, May 9. The team also signed undrafted free-agent RB Brandon Burks (Troy) and RB Alstevis Squirewell (Newberry College). Terms of the contracts were not disclosed.
Packers | Two players waived
Packers | Three rookies sign pacts with Pack
The Green Bay Packers and LB Blake Martinez agreed to a four-year contract Friday, May 6. He was selected in the fourth round of the 2016 NFL draft, No. 131 overall. The team also agreed to terms with DE Dean Lowry, a fourth-round pick, and OT Kyle Murphy, a sixth-round selection.
Packers | Trevor Davis signs pact with Packers
Packers | Davante Adams may not make team
Green Bay Packers WR Davante Adams' roster spot is not a lock for the 2016 season, in the opinion of Tom Silverstein of the Milwaukee Journal Sentinel. WRs Jared Abbrederis, Ty Montgomery, Jeff Janis and Trevor Davis are also not guaranteed roster spots.
Packers | Option declined for Datone Jones
Packers | Tyler Kuder to join the Pack
Packers | Herb Waters latches on with GB
Packers | Randall Jette added for depth in GB
Packers | Green Bay moves up in second round
The Green Bay Packers have acquired the 48th overall pick in the 2016 NFL draft from the Indianapolis Colts in exchange for the 57th overall pick, 125th overall pick and 248th overall pick in the draft. The Packers picked OT Jason Spriggs with the selection.
Packers | Green Bay takes Jason Spriggs
The Green Bay Packers selected Indiana OT Jason Spriggs with the No. 48 overall pick in the second round of the 2016 NFL draft on Friday, April 29. The Packers traded up with the Indianapolis Colts for this selection.
Packers | Kenny Clark expected to start
Packers | Kenny Clark goes at No. 27
Packers | Offensive tackle could be an option
Green Bay Packers OT David Bakhtiari is in the final year of his contract and could move inside to offensive guard, thus prompting the Packers to consider drafting an offensive tackle in the NFL Draft, according to Tony Pauline of WalterFootball.com.
Packers | More on Don Barclay's deal
Packers | Ray Drew released
Packers | Don Barclay contract update
Packers | Lerentee McCray financials
Green Bay Packers LB Lerentee McCray can make $125,000 before training camp starts. His one-year, $800,000 deal contains a $50,000 signing bonus and a $75,000 workout bonus, according to sources. He has a $675,000 base salary if he's on the 53-man roster.
Packers | Don Barclay re-signs
Packers | Lerentee McCray signs
Packers | Eddie Lacy impresses teammates
Green Bay Packers RB Eddie Lacy impressed teammates with his physical transformation on the first day of the offseason program Monday, April 19. QB Aaron Rodgers, WR Jordy Nelson and DL Mike Daniels all said Lacy looked good. Lacy is in better shape heading into the 2016 season after his well-documented P90X workouts.
Packers | Jordy Nelson takes part in workout
Green Bay Packers WR Jordy Nelson (knee) fully participated in offseason workouts Monday, April 18, and said that his next step will be running routes. It is not known if Nelson will be able to participate in organized team activities.
Packers | John Kuhn talking to Green Bay, others
Packers | Ty Montgomery will be limited
Packers | Chris Banjo re-signs
Packers | Eddie Lacy ready to prove himself
Green Bay Packers RB Eddie Lacy has worked his way into better shape this offseason, and the people around Lacy believe the Packers are going to be happy with what they see when Lacy reports to the offseason program, according to NFL Network's Albert Breer. Breer said Lacy has redistributed weight from his midsection to his shoulders and arms. Lacy has slimmed down over the last two months in large part because of P90X workouts.
Packers | Demetri Goodson suspended
Packers | Nate Palmer cut
Packers | Sean Richardson cleared
Packers | Bigger role for Ha Ha Clinton-Dix
Green Bay Packers SS Ha Ha Clinton-Dix made a big leap in his second season, according to head coach Mike McCarthy, and McCarthy expects Clinton-Dix to take another step and become a leader of the defense in 2016.
Packers | Green Bay eyeing Ronnie Hillman
Packers | Jared Cook signs with Packers
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