Packers adding veteran QB Blake Bortles

The Green Bay Packers are expected to sign veteran quarterback Blake Bortles to a one-year contract.  The deal was first reported by ESPN’s Adam Shefter on Wednesday. Packers general manager Brian Gutekunst said on draft weekend that the Packers would be looking...

NFL Draft starts tonight

The 2021 NFL Draft kicks off in Cleveland on Thursday night (7 p.m. CT) with the opening round.  Rounds 2 & 3 are Friday night with rounds 4-7 wrapping up on Saturday. Armed with 10 selections for the third straight year, the Packers will have some opportunities...

Tramon Williams retiring from the NFL

After 14 seasons in the NFL, 10 of those 14 coming with the Green Bay Packers, defensive back Tramon Williams announced his retirement on his 38th birthday Tuesday. Williams played in 205 career games with 153 starts.  He was originally signed by the Houston Texans as...

Can Packers make a splash in free agency? Aaron Jones?

The Green Bay Packers still have to cut more than $12.5 million just to get under the adjusted $180 million salary cap before the start of the new NFL year, they’ll need to go beyond that if they hope to make any moves in free agency, including bringing back any...

Packers part company with Defensive Coordinator Mike Pettine

Just days after head coach Matt LaFleur publicly criticized a defensive play call from Sunday’s NFC Championship game loss to the Tampa Bay Buccaneers, the Packers decided not to bring Pettine back in 2021. The Bucs scored on a 39-yard touchdown pass on the play...

Ted Thompson passed away at age 68 (AUDIO)

One of the great architects in Green Bay Packers history, Ted Thompson passed away on Wednesday night, just days after his 68th birthday. With Thompson as the teams general manager, the Packers compiled an overall regular season record of 125-82-1.  The Packers also...

Packers wrap up training camp, head into regular season mode

The Green Bay Packers wrapped up Training Camp with a practice inside Lambeau Field on Sunday.  Packers coach Matt LaFleur used the 2 hour, 14 minute practice to get his team ready for the Sept. 13th season opener against the Minnesota Vikings. Of the 100 or so plays...

Packers to hold final Lambeau workout Sunday (AUDIO)

Sunday’s Lambeau Field practice will be the last big chance for players trying to make the Packers 53-man roster to show what they have.  Next week, the Packers will start to focus on the season opener against the Minnesota Vikings. Sunday’s practice will...

There’s nothing normal about this Packers training camp

The Green Bay Packers opened training camp last week, but the first several days were devoted to coronavirus testing.  Rookies were in over the weekend and held their first walk through.  The teams veterans finally arrive today (Monday), the sixth day of training...

Packers announce the signing of a third draft pick

Three down and six more to go for the Green Bay Packers. Packers general manager Brian Gutekunst announced the signing of sixth round draft pick, guard Simon Stepaniak out of Indiana.  Stepaniak was the third of three sixth round draft picks in the 2020 NFL Draft....

Packers agree to terms with 15 rookie free agents

The Green Bay Packers agreed to terms with 15 rookie free agents, announced on Wednesday by general manager Brian Gutekunst. The list includes: Krys Barnes                    –   LB   –   UCLA Henry Black                   –   S     –   Baylor...

Packers 2020 draft class ranks among the NFL’s worst

After the dust has settled, the Green Bay Packers 2020 NFL Draft class ranks among the worst in the league and still has Packers Nation shaking their heads at what transpired over the weekend. A record 37 receivers were selected in a receiver rich draft, but none of...

Packers trade up, select QB Jordan Love

Nobody really expected the Green Bay Packers to pick Aaron Rodgers back in 2005, but when he fell to them at #24, Ted Thompson made the move that would shape the team’s future for years to come. Packers general manager Brian Gutekunst is hoping to find lightning...

NFL Draft kicks off tonight

The 2020 NFL Draft kicks off Thursday night, virtually.  The event starts at 7 p.m. CT. The Green Bay Packers head into the draft with 10 selections for the second straight year.  The Packers have a pick in all seven rounds, plus two extra in the sixth and one extra...

Packers secure deals with two free agents on Monday

Bryan Bulaga’s long run with the Packers in Green Bay would appear to be over. The Packers agreed to a two-year deal with former Badger tackle Ricky Wagner on Monday morning.  Wagner was a fifth round pick of the Baltimore Ravens in 2013 and signed a five-year...

Pettine retained as Packers Defensive Coordinator

Despite a complete defensive meltdown in Sunday’s NFC Championship game, a 37-20 loss at San Francisco, the Green Bay Packers have decided to retain Defensive Coordinator Mike Pettine for his third season in Titletown. The Packers ranked ninth in scoring defense...

Packers add 10 players to practice squad on Sunday

The Green Bay Packers signed 10 players to their practice squad on Sunday, all 10 were with the Packers during the 2019 preseason. Added to the teams practice squad are:  TE Evan Baylis, RB Tra Carson, CB Kabion Ento, WR Allen Lazard, DL James Looney, T Yosh Nijman,...

Burks may not need season ending surgery

When second year linebacker Oren Burks suffered a pectoral injury in last Thursday’s win over Houston, he thought he was headed for surgery, effectively ending his season. Burks however, received a second opinion this week and was told surgery wouldn’t be...