Team Notebook: Green Bay Packers

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Packers | Eddie Lacy progressing well in recovery
Thu, 23 Feb 2017 15:44:25 -0800

Green Bay Packers RB Eddie Lacy (ankle) ran publicly for the first time -- albeit in a pool during a rehab session at the University of Alabama -- since having ankle surgery a few months ago Thursday, Feb. 23.


Packers | T.J. Lang still recovering from injuries
Mon, 20 Feb 2017 22:03:58 -0800

Green Bay Packers OG T.J. Lang (foot, hip) is still recovering from a pair of injuries that he sustained during this past season -- a broken left foot that he reinjured in the team's NFC Championship Game loss to the Atlanta Falcons, and hip surgery that he had on Jan. 30. He remains on crutches following the latter procedure.


Packers | Two Packers RFAs may not receive tenders
Mon, 20 Feb 2017 16:26:23 -0800

Green Bay Packers restricted free-agent LB Jayrone Elliott and LB Jordan Tripp may not receive tender offers, but the team could try to re-sign both players to the league minimum.


Packers | Jared Cook played well late in season
Mon, 20 Feb 2017 15:22:21 -0800

Green Bay Packers impending free-agent TE Jared Cook averaged 13.5 yards per catch over the final seven games of the regular season, which ranked third among tight ends in the NFL in the category.


Packers | Julius Peppers unlikely back to GB
Mon, 20 Feb 2017 08:32:07 -0800

Green Bay Packers impending free-agent LB Julius Peppers appears to be done with the Packers, according to beat writer Rob Demovsky.


Packers | Fines not motivating Eddie Lacy
Thu, 16 Feb 2017 21:04:27 -0800

Green Bay Packers impending free-agent RB Eddie Lacy has been fined over the last couple of seasons for not making weight by head coach Mike McCarthy.


Packers | T.J. Lang hasn't heard from Packers
Mon, 13 Feb 2017 11:26:21 -0800

Green Bay Packers impending free-agent OG T.J. Lang said he has not heard a word from the Packers in regards to a possible re-signing.


Packers | One-year deal in Eddie Lacy's future?
Sun, 12 Feb 2017 10:45:15 -0800

Impending free-agent RB Eddie Lacy is expected to get a one-year deal worth about $2 million was plenty of incentives in free agency this offseason, according to the Green Bay Press-Gazette's Pete Dougherty.


Packers | Davante Adams healthy in 2016
Fri, 10 Feb 2017 20:58:19 -0800

Green Bay Packers WR Davante Adams tied for second in the NFL with 12 touchdown receptions in 2016, and QB Aaron Rodgers said Adams was able to produce because he was finally healthy.


Packers | Randall Cobb entering pivotal year
Fri, 10 Feb 2017 07:05:33 -0800

Green Bay Packers WR Randall Cobb is entering a make-or-break year in 2017, according to beat writer Rob Demovsky.


Packers | Demetri Goodson may miss start of 2017
Thu, 09 Feb 2017 10:01:32 -0800

Green Bay Packers CB Demetri Goodson (knee) is not expected to be ready for the start of the 2017 season because of the serious knee injury he suffered in November.


Packers | More on Sam Shields' release
Wed, 08 Feb 2017 14:44:49 -0800

Updating a previous report, Green Bay Packers CB Sam Shields was released with a failed physical designation. He was never cleared by doctors after his Week 1 concussion.


Packers | T.J. Lang hopes to return to Packers
Wed, 08 Feb 2017 11:33:03 -0800

Green Bay Packers impending free-agent OG T.J. Lang said he hopes to re-sign with the Packers this offseason.


Packers | More on Sam Shields release
Wed, 08 Feb 2017 07:07:23 -0800

Updating an earlier report, former Green Bay Packers CB Sam Shields' release will save the team $9 million in salary cap space.


Packers | Sam Shields cut
Wed, 08 Feb 2017 06:55:29 -0800

Green Bay Packers CB Sam Shields was released Wednesday, Feb. 8, according to a source.


Packers | James Starks could return to Packers
Tue, 07 Feb 2017 14:33:51 -0800

Free-agent RB James Starks (Packers) was due $3 million next season, but the Green Bay Packers could re-sign Starks at a lower price, in the opinion of ESPN's Adam Schefter.


Packers | James Starks released
Tue, 07 Feb 2017 13:47:39 -0800

Green Bay Packers RB James Starks (concussion) was released with a non-football injury designation Tuesday, Feb. 7.


Packers | Jordy Nelson takes home hardware
Sat, 04 Feb 2017 17:12:30 -0800

Green Bay Packers WR Jordy Nelson was named the Associated Press Comeback Player of the Year Saturday, Feb. 4. He finished the year with 97 catches for 1,257 yards and 14 touchdowns.


Packers | Jordy Nelson struggled with YAC
Mon, 30 Jan 2017 17:16:57 -0800

Green Bay Packers WR Jordy Nelson averaged 3.58 yards after the catch, which was his lowest average since his rookie season. He had either zero or minus yards after the catch on 41 of his 105 catches in 2016. He did finish with 15 touchdowns during the season.


Packers | Randall Cobb had only two drops
Mon, 30 Jan 2017 17:09:39 -0800

Green Bay Packers WR Randall Cobb dropped only two of his 105 targets this season and led the team with a drop rate of 1.9 percent. Cobb also led the team with an average of 5.05 yards after the catch.


Packers | Davante Adams dropped fewer passes in 2016
Mon, 30 Jan 2017 17:08:58 -0800

Green Bay Packers WR Davante Adams saw his drop rate go from 12.5 percent in 2015 to only 6.2 percent in 2016. He also led the team in gains of over 35 yards.


Packers | Ha Ha Clinton-Dix plays every snap
Mon, 30 Jan 2017 06:29:09 -0800

Green Bay Packers SS Ha Ha Clinton-Dix played every snap on defense in 2016. He is one of five defenders to do so this season. He played 1,029 snaps in the regular season and 207 in the postseason.


Packers | Christine Michael set to be FA
Sat, 28 Jan 2017 12:33:27 -0800

Green Bay Packers RB Christine Michael will be an unrestricted free agent Thursday, March 9, at 4 p.m. EST.


Packers | Aaron Rodgers fined
Sat, 28 Jan 2017 08:00:25 -0800

Green Bay Packers QB Aaron Rodgers has been fined $9,115 by the National Football League for grabbing Atlanta Falcons CB Robert Alford and pulling his facemask off during the NFC Championship Game Sunday, Jan. 22.


Packers | Green Bay hoping to re-sign Jared Cook
Fri, 27 Jan 2017 19:41:10 -0800

Green Bay Packers impending free-agent TE Jared Cook is one of the players who will be a priority during free agency, and the front office is expected to be more aggressive pursuing free agents this offseason.


Packers | Dom Capers returning as Green Bay DC
Thu, 26 Jan 2017 18:12:03 -0800

Green Bay Packers defensive coordinator Dom Capers will return in 2017, according to head coach Mike McCarthy.


Packers | Coach hopes Eddie Lacy re-signs
Thu, 26 Jan 2017 10:44:59 -0800

Green Bay Packers head coach Mike McCarthy said he hopes impending free-agent RB Eddie Lacy re-signs with the Packers this offseason.


Packers | Tom Clements won't return to Packers
Thu, 26 Jan 2017 08:59:51 -0800

Green Bay Packers associate head coach/offense Tom Clements won't return in 2017.


Packers | Ty Montgomery staying at RB
Thu, 26 Jan 2017 08:48:18 -0800

Green Bay Packers RB Ty Montgomery will remain at running back in 2017, according to head coach Mike McCarthy.


Packers | Sam Shields still in protocol
Thu, 26 Jan 2017 08:47:52 -0800

Green Bay Packers CB Sam Shields (concussion) still hasn't cleared the concussion protocol Thursday, Jan. 26, according to head coach Mike McCarthy.


Packers | Two players signed by Packers
Tue, 24 Jan 2017 15:15:52 -0800

Green Bay Packers WR Antwan Goodley and TE Beau Sandland were signed to Reserve/Future deals Tuesday, Jan. 24.


Packers | Jared Cook big in playoffs
Mon, 23 Jan 2017 12:47:11 -0800

Green Bay Packers impending free-agent TE Jared Cook totaled 18 catches for 229 yards and two touchdowns in Green Bay's three playoff games this season. Cook had not made it to the postseason in his seven-year career and was content with his first season as a Packer. "I'm just happy to be where I am," Cook said. "I'm happy to finally be able to get somewhere I've been searching on a journey. Not the ultimate goal, but you take the good with the bad."


Packers | Two Packers want to return
Mon, 23 Jan 2017 12:37:42 -0800

Green Bay Packers impending free-agents FS Micah Hyde and C JC Tretter said they'd love to be back in Green Bay next season.


Packers | T.J. Lang prepping for minor surgeries
Mon, 23 Jan 2017 09:49:50 -0800

Green Bay Packers OG T.J. Lang (foot, hip) will undergo foot and hip arthroscopic surgeries on Friday, Jan. 27.


Packers | Sam Shields still experiencing headaches
Mon, 23 Jan 2017 09:13:20 -0800

Green Bay Packers CB Sam Shields (concussion) still wants to play football, but told the Wisconsin State Journal recently he is still having occasional headaches. He suffered his second in a nine-month span in Week 1 and has four documented concussions during his seven-year NFL career.


Packers | Four Packers don't return to game
Mon, 23 Jan 2017 05:11:22 -0800

Green Bay Packers OG T.J. Lang (foot), FS Micah Hyde (shoulder), LB Jake Ryan (shoulder) and S Kentrell Brice (shoulder) left the NFC title game Sunday, Jan. 22, and did not return.


Packers | Ty Montgomery injured
Mon, 23 Jan 2017 05:10:17 -0800

Green Bay Packers RB Ty Montgomery (ribs) suffered an injury to his ribs in the third quarter of the NFC Championship loss to the Atlanta Falcons Sunday, Jan. 22. He did not return to the game.


Packers | Randall Cobb leads GB in yardage
Sun, 22 Jan 2017 16:36:39 -0800

Green Bay Packers WR Randall Cobb caught six passes for a team-high 82 yards in the NFC Championship Game against the Atlanta Falcons on Sunday, Jan. 22.


Packers | Davante Adams relatively quiet
Sun, 22 Jan 2017 16:13:08 -0800

Green Bay Packers WR Davante Adams (ankle) was held to three catches for 16 yards and a touchdown in the NFC Championship Game on Sunday, Jan. 22, against the Atlanta Falcons.


Packers | Jordy Nelson scores in return
Sun, 22 Jan 2017 16:08:24 -0800

Green Bay Packers WR Jordy Nelson (ribs) played through broken ribs, catching six passes for 67 yards and a late touchdown in the NFC Championship Game on Sunday, Jan. 22.


Packers | Ty Montgomery a non-factor
Sun, 22 Jan 2017 15:59:29 -0800

Green Bay Packers RB Ty Montgomery rushed three times for 17 yards and caught one pass for two yards in the NFC Championship Game against the Atlanta Falcons on Sunday, Jan. 22.


Packers | Aaron Rodgers uneven in loss
Sun, 22 Jan 2017 15:43:43 -0800

Green Bay Packers QB Aaron Rodgers connected on 27 of 45 passes for 287 yards and three touchdown passes. He was sacked twice and intercepted once.


Packers | Jared Cook effective in loss
Sun, 22 Jan 2017 15:39:28 -0800

Green Bay Packers TE Jared Cook caught seven passes for 78 yards and a touchdown in the NFC Championship Game on Sunday, Jan. 22, against the Atlanta Falcons.


Packers | T.J. Lang carted off
Sun, 22 Jan 2017 14:22:41 -0800

Green Bay Packers OG T.J. Lang (leg) was carted to the locker room with apparent knee injury in the NFC Championship Game on Sunday, Jan. 22, against the Atlanta Falcons. The 2016 Pro Bowl selection will be an unrestricted free agent in March.


Packers | Jake Ryan leaves via injury
Sun, 22 Jan 2017 14:20:36 -0800

Green Bay Packers LB Jake Ryan (undisclosed) came off the field under his own power in the NFC Championship Game on Sunday, Jan. 22, against the Atlanta Falcons.