Packers release RB James Starks

The Green Bay Packers parted company with veteran running back James Starks on Tuesday. Starks was a sixth-round pick in 2010 and started as a rookie in Super bowl XLV, but he rushed for just 145 yards and averaged just 2.3 yards per carry in nine games last season....

Starks’ vehicle hit by semi

Green Bay Packers running back James Starks remains in the teams concussion protocol, the result of a car accident he was involved with on December 12. The accident took place in the early morning of the 12th at the intersection of Webster Ave. and Radisson St. on...

Packers’ Starks sidelined after car accident

Green Bay Packers running back James Starks was added to the injury list this week with a concussion.  It turns out that injury didn’t take place on the field. Starks was involved in a car accident on Monday.  Coach Mike McCarthy said other than the concussion,...

Packers edge Texans on wintry day at Lambeau

The Green Bay Packers did enough to pull out their second straight victory and stay within two games of the first place Detroit Lions atop the NFC North Division.  They knocked off the Houston Texans 21-13 on a snowy day at Lambeau Field. Aaron Rodgers completed 20 of...

Packers drop third straight, suffer worst loss of the season

By the time the first quarter was over, the Green Bay Packers had fallen behind 21-0 to the Tennessee Titans.  In what was the worst performance of the season, the Packers suffered their third straight defeat, falling to the Titans 47-25. The Packers allowed 111...

Starks and Cook progressing towards return

Green Bay Packers coach Mike McCarthy said James Starks and Jared Cook “practiced well yesterday. We’re going to see if we can increase their workload today.” Depending on how their padded workout goes today, both players could be ready to return to...

Strong second half leads Packers to victory (AUDIO)

Down several players going into the game, the Green Bay Packers showed signs of starting to come out of their shell but had to settle for a pair of first half field goals. The Chicago Bears actually took the lead early in the third quarter when outside linebacker...

Report: Spiller visits with Packers

One day after Green Bay Packers coach Mike McCarthy vowed to run the ball more, ESPN’s Adam Caplan reported that the Packers had free agent running back C.J. Spiller in for a free-agent visit. Spiller was released by the New Orleans Saints last week, just over a...

Lacy making early preseason impact (AUDIO)

Following a four-carry, 24-yard performance against the Cleveland Browns a week ago, Green Bay Packers running back Eddie Lacy followed that with 45 yards on nine carries with a touchdown in Thursday nights 20-12 win over the Oakland Raiders. The Packers offensive...

Report: Starks re-signs with Packers

According to ESPN’s Adam Caplan, the Green Bay Packers and running back James Starks have agreed to terms on a two-year deal worth $6 million. The 30-year-old Starks set a career high with 601 rushing yards last season, but he lost his starting job when fumbling...

Packers clinch playoff spot, Rodgers not happy with offense

The Green Bay Packers had little going in the first half offensively, they were terrible in short yardage, third-downs continue to be a mess and scored a touchdown on just one of five trips inside the red zone.  But in the end, the Packers won their 10th game and...

Lacy loses starting tailback job (AUDIO)

It’s not like Eddie Lacy won’t get any more chances to run the football, but Green Bay Packers coach Mike McCarthy has demoted Lacy from his starting tailback job this Sunday against the Detroit Lions.  The job now belongs to James Starks. Packers coach...

Harris signs with Vikings

Running back DuJuan Harris is the latest former Green Bay Packer to sign with the Minnesota Vikings. Harris was not tendered a deal by the Packers as an exclusive rights free agent after getting just 16 carries for the Packers behind Eddie Lacy and James Starks last...

Packers parting company with DuJuan Harris

The Green Bay Packers won’t be bringing running back DuJuan Harris back next season.  They delivered that message to Harris on Monday. Harris will be able to sign with any NFL team when free agency gets underway at 3 p.m. CT this afternoon. Harris was promoted...

Packers not challenged in win over Carolina

The Carolina Panthers won the coin toss and then deferred to the second half.  After that, the visitors didn’t know what hit them. The Green Bay Packers scored the games first 28 points, 21 of those points in the first half, on the way to a 38-17 victory at...

Weather could force Packers to get their rush game on track

With a 100% chance of rain during tonight’s game against the Minnesota Vikings, the Green Bay Packers may be forced to get their running game going. Playing against a Chicago Bears defense that was ranked 26th in run defense, Eddie Lacy struggled to get on...

Rodgers leads Packers to win over the Bears

The Green Bay Packers needed Aaron Rodgers to step up on Sunday and that’s exactly what he did.  The Packers 28th ranked offense got a heavy dose of Aaron Rodgers and it led to the Packers 38-17 win over the Chicago Bears on Sunday. Rodgers completed 22 of 28...

Packers offense struggles in 19-7 loss to the Lions (Audio)

The Green Bay Packers offensive unit couldn’t find itself on Sunday and the result was a 19-7 loss to the Detroit Lions at Ford Field. Eddie Lacy managed just 36 yards rushing and the entire Packers’ backfield combined for just 76 yards on 22 carries, on a...

Packers get good news on injuries

One day after the 36-16 loss to the Seattle Seahawks, the Green Bay Packers learned that their two injured starters, right tackle Bryan Bulaga and running back Eddie Lacy, shouldn’t miss extended time. ESPN reported that Bulaga suffered a sprain to his medial...

Rodgers to the rescue in Packers comeback win

After being knocked out for eight week with a broken collarbone, Aaron Rodgers finally returned to the lineup on Sunday and helped the Green Bay Packers beat the Chicago Bears 33-28 to clinch the NFC North Division and a home game in the opening round of the playoffs...