Team Notebook: Green Bay Packers

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Packers | Aaron Rodgers won't miss time
Mon, 27 Oct 2014 06:10:29 -0700

Updating previous reports, Green Bay Packers QB Aaron Rodgers (hamstring) said he won't miss any time due to the hamstring tweak he suffered Sunday, Oct. 26.


Packers | Aaron Rodgers lifted early
Sun, 26 Oct 2014 20:26:15 -0700

Green Bay Packers QB Aaron Rodgers (hamstring) was lifted late in the fourth quarter of the Week 8 game against the New Orleans Saints with the game out of hand.


Packers | Aaron Rodgers hurts hamstring
Sun, 26 Oct 2014 19:19:51 -0700

Green Bay Packers QB Aaron Rodgers (hamstring) suffered an apparent left hamstring injury midway through the third quarter of the Week 8 game against the New Orleans Saints on a scramble.


Packers | T.J. Lang leaves game
Sun, 26 Oct 2014 17:45:58 -0700

Green Bay Packers OT T.J. Lang (ankle) left the Week 8 game against the New Orleans Saints in the first quarter due to an ankle injury. OG Lane Taylor replaced him.


Packers | Week 8 Inactives
Sun, 26 Oct 2014 16:25:37 -0700

The Green Bay Packers have declared LB Carl Bradford, DL Datone Jones, C Garth Gerhart, WR Jeff Janis, FS Morgan Burnett, CB Sam Shields, QB Scott Tolzien inactive for Week week.


Packers | James Starks ready to play
Sun, 26 Oct 2014 16:23:02 -0700

Green Bay Packers RB James Starks (ankle) is active for the Week 8 game against the New Orleans Saints.


Packers | Davante Adams finding his role
Sat, 25 Oct 2014 20:11:15 -0700

Green Bay Packers WR Davante Adams has two touchdowns in his last three games, and he has been targeted 13 times during the span.


Packers | James Starks probable
Fri, 24 Oct 2014 14:05:01 -0700

Green Bay Packers RB James Starks (ankle) was limited in practice for the second straight day Friday, Oct. 24, but is probable for Week 8 against the New Orleans Saints. The Packers didn't practice Friday, so Starks' designation is an estimation.


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.


Packers | Randall Cobb in a groove
Thu, 23 Oct 2014 18:04:16 -0700

Green Bay Packers WR Randall Cobb said he feels much better about his level of play in recent weeks than he did at the start of the year. "You just kind of get in a zone," Cobb said. "It's like a runner's high, or writing an exam paper and you're on page 7, and the next thing you know you're on page 12. It's just one of those things where you continue to press on, and things happen."


Packers | James Starks limited Thursday
Thu, 23 Oct 2014 13:33:43 -0700

Updating a previous report, Green Bay Packers RB James Starks (ankle) was limited in practice Thursday, Oct. 23, after not practicing Wednesday, Oct. 22.


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.


Packers | Aaron Rodgers a much-improved QB
Thu, 23 Oct 2014 10:51:33 -0700

Green Bay Packers QB Aaron Rodgers had a passer rating of 154.5 against the Carolina Panthers in Week 7, and head coach Mike McCarthy thinks his quarterback is better than he was when he won the Most Valuable Player award in 2011. Rodgers has thrown 18 straight touchdown passes without an interception heading into Week 8. "Aaron is a much better player today than he was in 2011," said McCarthy. "His responsibility level has increased a lot since then. So, what he does during the course of the week, during the course of the game, at the line of scrimmage, the communication between (quarterbacks coach) Alex Van Pelt and myself, he is, in my opinion, watching him grow throughout his career, he's clearly a better player." Rodgers' streak of 192 pass attempts without an interception is the longest of his career and second best stretch by any Green Bay quarterback since Bart Starr went 294 passes without throwing an interception.


Packers | James Starks practicing
Thu, 23 Oct 2014 10:20:58 -0700

Green Bay Packers RB James Starks (ankle) is participating in practice Thursday, Oct. 23.


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.


Packers | James Starks doesn't practice
Wed, 22 Oct 2014 13:27:32 -0700

Green Bay Packers RB James Starks (ankle) did not practice Wednesday, Oct. 22. Starks injured the ankle in Week 7 against the Carolina Panthers.


Packers | Four players audition
Wed, 22 Oct 2014 00:18:55 -0700

Four players auditioned for the Green Bay Packers on Tuesday, Oct. 21, including WR Jace Davis (Northern Colorado), RB David Fluellen (Toledo), G Andrew Miller (Virginia Tech), and CB David Van Dyke (Tennessee State).


Packers | Davon House dislocates finger
Sun, 19 Oct 2014 19:16:21 -0700

Green Bay Packers CB Davon House (finger) suffered a dislocated finger in the Week 7 game against the Carolina Panthers.


Packers | James Starks injures ankle
Sun, 19 Oct 2014 18:46:18 -0700

Green Bay Packers RB James Starks (ankle) left the Week 7 game against the Carolina Panthers in the third quarter due to an ankle injury and he was unable to return.


Packers | Jordy Nelson finds end zone
Sun, 19 Oct 2014 10:15:43 -0700

Green Bay Packers WR Jordy Nelson caught a 59-yard touchdown pass in the first quarter of the team's Week 7 game.


Packers | Week 7 Inactives
Sun, 19 Oct 2014 08:43:08 -0700

The Green Bay Packers have declared LB Carl Bradford, DL Datone Jones, CB Demetri Goodson, C Garth Gerhart, WR Jeff Janis, CB Sam Shields, QB Scott Tolzien inactive for Week 7.


Packers | Friday injury report
Fri, 17 Oct 2014 13:33:16 -0700

Green Bay Packers DE Datone Jones (ankle) and CB Sam Shields (knee) have been ruled out for Week 7 against the Carolina Panthers. WR Jarrett Boykin (groin), LB Jamari Lattimore (neck) and CB Tramon Williams (ankle) are questionable, while LB Sam Barrington (hamstring) and DT Josh Boyd (knee) are probable. Jones and Shields didn't practice Friday, Oct. 17. Boykin, Lattimore and Williams were limited, while the others practiced in full. The Packers didn't actually practice Friday, so the designations are an estimation.


Packers | Nickoe Whitley visits
Fri, 17 Oct 2014 03:58:19 -0700

The Green Bay Packers had FS Nickoe Whitley (Mississippi State, Browns) in for a visit, but he did not work out for the team. Whitley had signed with the Cleveland Browns as an undrafted free agent.


Packers | Thursday practice report
Thu, 16 Oct 2014 13:41:22 -0700

Green Bay Packers DE Datone Jones (ankle) and CBs Sam Shields (knee) and Tramon Williams (ankle) did not practice Thursday, Oct. 16. WR Jarrett Boykin (groin) and LB Jamari Lattimore (neck) were limited, while LB Sam Barrington (hamstring) and DT Josh Boyd (knee) practiced in full.


Packers | Starting CBs missing practice
Thu, 16 Oct 2014 11:35:42 -0700

Green Bay Packers CBs Tramon Williams (ankle) and Sam Shields (ankle) are not participating in practice Thursday, Oct. 16, but head coach Mike McCarthy has said he will give both players every chance to play in Week 7. CBs Davon House and Casey Hayward would start if Williams and Shields are not able to play.


Packers | Clay Matthews struggling with read option
Thu, 16 Oct 2014 10:11:17 -0700

Green Bay Packers LB Clay Matthews has only recorded one sack so far this season in part because he has had to deal with three opposing offenses using the read option during games. Matthews has not been used as a pass rusher against the read option because he has to focus on the quarterback as well as the running back.


Packers | Wednesday practice report
Wed, 15 Oct 2014 14:31:11 -0700

Green Bay Packers CBs Sam Shields (knee) and Tramon Williams (ankle) did not practice Wednesday, Oct. 15. WR Jarrett Boykin (groin), DE Datone Jones (ankle) and LB Jamari Lattimore (neck) were limited, while LB Sam Barrington (hamstring) and DT Josh Boyd (knee) practiced in full.


Packers | Jordan McCray released
Tue, 14 Oct 2014 15:22:07 -0700

Green Bay Packers OG Jordan McCray was released Tuesday, Oct. 14.


Packers | Ike Ariguzo signs
Tue, 14 Oct 2014 15:13:28 -0700

The Green Bay Packers signed free-agent TE Ike Ariguzo to their practice squad Tuesday, Oct. 14.


Packers | Minor injury for Sam Shields?
Mon, 13 Oct 2014 19:29:00 -0700

Green Bay Packers CB Sam Shields (knee) said that tests confirmed that he did not tear anything when he injured his knee in the team's Week 6 game. Head coach Mike McCarthy said that Shields' injury is not major but that a timeline for his return has yet to be determined.


Packers | No timetable for Tramon Williams
Mon, 13 Oct 2014 13:01:45 -0700

Green Bay Packers CB Tramon Williams (ankle) has some swelling in his ankle but there is no major damage in the ankle, according to a source. There is no timetable for his return.


Packers | Two CBs injured
Sun, 12 Oct 2014 12:57:00 -0700

Green Bay Packers CBs Tramon Williams (ankle) and Sam Shields (knee) suffered injuries during the team's Week 6 game and were considered questionable to return.


Packers | Jamari Lattimore questionable to return
Sun, 12 Oct 2014 10:56:54 -0700

Green Bay Packers LB Jamari Lattimore (neck) suffered a neck injury in the team's Week 6 game and is considered questionable to return.


Packers | Week 6 Inactives
Sun, 12 Oct 2014 08:37:52 -0700

The Green Bay Packers have declared LB Carl Bradford, DL Datone Jones, CB Demetri Goodson, C Garth Gerhart, WR Jarrett Boykin, LB Sam Barrington, QB Scott Tolzien inactive for Week 6.


Packers | Corey Linsley earning trust
Sat, 11 Oct 2014 07:16:11 -0700

Green Bay Packers C Corey Linsley is earning trust with the coaching staff by learning from his mistakes. "He's one of those guys as a rookie that came in here and you knew right away he belonged," head coach Mike McCarty said. "First day of pads, it was like, 'Hey man, this guy, he's a powerful young man.' So he fit right in. That's why I was never worried about him."


Packers | Friday injury report
Fri, 10 Oct 2014 11:37:40 -0700

Green Bay Packers WR Jarrett Boykin (groin) has been ruled out for Week 6. DE Datone Jones (ankle) and LB Sam Barrington (hamstring) are listed as questionable, while OT David Bakhtiari (back) and DT Josh Boyd (knee) are listed as probable. Boykin did not participate in practice Friday, Oct. 10, while the other players were limited during practice.


Packers | Aaron Rodgers protecting the ball
Thu, 09 Oct 2014 19:06:16 -0700

Green Bay Packers QB Aaron Rodgers has gone 128 pass attempts without throwing an interception, and his lone interception of the year came in Week 1. Rodgers currently owns the lowest interception percentage in NFL history.


Packers | Thursday practice report
Thu, 09 Oct 2014 13:56:13 -0700

Green Bay Packers WR Jarrett Boykin (groin) and DE Datone Jones (ankle) did not practice Thursday, Oct. 9. OT David Bakhtiari (back), LB Sam Barrington (hamstring) and DT Josh Boyd (knee) were limited.


Packers | Jarrett Boykin will not practice Thursday
Wed, 08 Oct 2014 20:53:53 -0700

Green Bay Packers WR Jarrett Boykin (groin) did not practice Wednesday, Oct. 8, and head coach Mike McCarthy said Boykin will not practice Thursday, Oct. 9, either. That makes it highly unlikely he will return in Week 6.


Packers | Davante Adams drawing praise
Wed, 08 Oct 2014 20:30:11 -0700

Green Bay Packers WR Davante Adams continues to get snaps ahead of WRs Kevin Dorsey and Jeff Janis. He has stepped into the No. 3 receiver role with WR Jarrett Boykin (groin) sidelined, and QB Aaron Rodgers hinted Wednesday, Oct. 8, that there is more to come. "Davante, he's open on film a lot," Rodgers said. "He's run a lot of good routes. He had only one catch last week, but if he stays confident and keeps making plays like he's doing in practice, the ball is going to keep coming his way."


Packers | Wednesday practice report
Wed, 08 Oct 2014 13:47:20 -0700

Green Bay Packers WR Jarrett Boykin (groin) and DE Datone Jones (ankle) did not practice Wednesday, Oct. 8. LB Sam Barrington (hamstring) and DT Josh Boyd (knee) were limited.


Packers | Jordan McCray re-signs
Wed, 08 Oct 2014 10:51:05 -0700

The Green Bay Packers re-signed OG Jordan McCray to their practice squad Wednesday, Oct. 8.


Packers | Joe Kruger signs
Tue, 07 Oct 2014 15:31:28 -0700

The Green Bay Packers signed free-agent DE Joe Kruger (Chargers) to their practice squad Tuesday, Oct. 7.


Packers | Tay Glover-Wright signs
Mon, 06 Oct 2014 14:48:56 -0700

The Green Bay Packers signed free-agent CB Tay Glover-Wright (Falcons) to their practice squad Monday, Oct. 6.


Packers | Sign Kevin Dorsey to active roster
Mon, 06 Oct 2014 14:42:59 -0700

The Green Bay Packers signed WR Kevin Dorsey to their active roster Monday, Oct. 6, according to a source.


Green Bay Packers

Abbrederis Jared WR
Adams Aaron OL
Adams Davante WR
Ariguzo Ike TE
Bakhtiari David OT
Ball Russ TO
Banjo Chris FS
Barclay Don OT
Barrington Sam LB
Bennett Edgar AC
Bostick Brandon TE
Boyd Josh DL
Boykin Jarrett WR
Bradford Carl LB
Bulaga Bryan OT
Burnett Morgan FS
Bush Jarrett CB
Campen James AC
Capers Dom DC
Clements Tom OC
Clinton-Dix Ha Ha S
Cobb Randall WR
Crosby Mason PK
Daniels Mike DL
Davis Rob AC
Dorsey Kevin WR
Elliott Jayrone LB
Flynn Matt QB
Fontenot Jerry AC
Gash Sam AC
Gerhart Garth C
Getsy Luke AC
Gizzi Chris AC
Glover-Wright Tay CB
Goode Brett OT
Goodson Demetri CB
Guion Letroy DL
Gullickson Rock AC
Hariston Carl AC
Harris DuJuan RB
Hawk A.J. LB
Hayward Casey CB
Hill Michael RB
House Davon CB
Hubbard Adrian LB
Hyde Micah FS
Janis Jeff WR
Jones Brad LB
Jones Datone DL
Knott Ty AC
Koonce George AC
Kruger Joe DL
Kuhn John FB
Lacy Eddie RB
Lang T.J. OT
Lattimore Jamari LB
Lewis Eric AC
Linsley Corey C
Lovat Mark AC
Marshall Steve AC
Masthay Tim P
Matthews Clay LB
McCabe Mike OT
McCarthy Mike HC
McCurley Scott AC
Miller Brad AC
Moss Winston AC
Mulumba Andy LB
Neal Mike LB
Nelson Jordy WR
Novak Frank AC
Palmer Nate DL
Pennel Mike DT
Peppers Julius LB
Perillo Justin TE
Perry Darren AC
Perry Nick LB
Quarless Andrew TE
Raji B.J. DL
Reed Jarvis LB
Richardson Sean SS
Robinson Luther DL
Rodgers Aaron QB
Rodgers Richard TE
Rushing John AC
Sherrod Derek OT
Shields Sam CB
Simmons Jason AC
Sitton Josh OG
Slocum Shawn AC
Smithson Shaky WR
Starks James RB
Stock Mike AC
Taylor Lane OG
Thompson Ted GM
Thornton Khyri DL
Tobin Vince AC
Tolzien Scott QB
Tretter JC OT
Trgovac Mike AC
Van Pelt Alex AC
Vujnovich Jeremy OT
Walker Josh OG
Washington Lionel AC
White Myles WR
Whitt Jr. Joe AC
Williams Tramon CB
Wilson Jarvis LB
Zook Ron AC