Janis signs with the Cleveland Browns

Free agent wide receiver and special teamer Jeff Janis is the latest to leave the Green Bay Packers and joined the Cleveland Browns. After four years in Green Bay, the former 7th round draft pick signed with the Browns on Friday. Janis could get a chance as a receiver...

Packers have some injury concerns heading to Atlanta

As it turns out, wide receiver Jordy Nelson isn’t the only injury concern for the Green Bay Packers as they get ready to face the Atlanta Falcons in the NFC Championship game on Sunday. Nelson is considered a longshot to play with broken ribs and Davante...

Janis sheds cast as Packers return from bye (AUDIO)

As the Green Bay Packers returned from their bye week and practiced on Monday afternoon, wide receiver Jeff Janis practiced without the club cast that he has worn since breaking his right hand during training camp. Janis caught seven passes for 145 yards and two...

Janis out indefinitely with broken hand

Things usually have a way of working out.  That’s why Mike McCarthy, or any other coach for that matter, spends time playing the roster game early in training camp and the preseason.  More times than not, the outcome is determined without the need to make a lot...

Jones will not return to Green Bay

James Jones will not be back with the Green Bay Packers this fall.  His agent, Frank Bauer, says the Packers have told him they’ll go with younger receivers, and they will not re-sign the 31-year-old Jones after he came back for a second stint with the Packers...

Packers fall short of their goal, again!

For weeks, the Green Bay Packers defense has been the glue that held the ship together.  On Saturday night in the Arizona desert, when they needed the defense to stand tall one more time, they fell short and the Packers dropped their NFC Divisional Playoff matchup...

Abbrederis’ main contribution comes on special teams

Former Wisconsin wide receiver and Wautoma native, Jared Abbrederis finally played an NFL preseason game for the Green Bay Packers.  He was robbed of that opportunity last season when he went down with a knee injury early in training camp.  This summer, he suffered a...

Packers hoping Cobb can play in regular season opener

When Green Bay Packers wide receiver Randall Cobb went down in Saturday’s 39-26 preseason loss to the Eagles, he feared he had broken his collarbone. Cobb was taken to the locker room and x-rays on his shoulder turned up negative.  Follow-up tests the next day...

Nelson suffers knee injury, set to undergo tests today

The Green Bay Packers may have to figure out how they’re going get to Super Bowl 50 without Jordy Nelson.  Coming off a career season in 2014, Nelson went down early with a knee injury in the Packers 24-19 loss to the Pittsburgh Steelers.  The injury took place...

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...

Packers reduce roster to 53

The Green Bay Packers released a total of 18 players and placed tackle Aaron Adams, LB Nate Palmer, TE Jake Stoneburner and DT Khyri Thornton on injured reserve. The Packers released S Chris Banjo, WR Kevin Dorsey, LB Jake Doughty, T John Fullington, C Garth Gerhart,...

Packers get testy during Wednesday T-C workout

Wednesday’s Green Bay Packers Training Camp workout was full of fights as well as pushing and shoving matches.  That isn’t strange to an NFL practice.  But the Packers had at least six of them yesterday. It started early with WR Jeff Janis and CB Antonio...

Packers start training camp today

The Green Bay Packers will start training camp workouts this morning without four players on the practice field. Linebacker/defensive end Mike Neal and linebacker Nick Perry both failed their physicals and were placed on PUP.  It means they suffered injuries while...

Packers go heavy on wide receivers in weekend draft

Green Bay Packers general manager Ted Thompson went heavy on receivers in the 2014 NFL draft and that doesn’t bode well for some of the receivers battling for jobs on the current roster. The selection of Davante Adams (round 2), Jared Abbrederis (round 5) and...