Nine former Packers on Pro Football Hall of Fame nominees list

The Pro Football Hall of Fame announced a total of 130 modern-era nominees for the 2021 class on Wednesday.  That list includes a total of nine former Green Bay Packers. Safety LeRoy Butler, who was a finalist last year, is on the ballot again this year, while Charles...

Packers HOF announces 2016 Hall of Fame Class

The Green Bay Packers Hall of Fame Inc. unveiled the 2016 Hall of Fame class on Friday.  The class includes former players Chad Clifton and Nick Collins along with former broadcaster, the late Russ Winnie. Clifton was a second round pick by the Packers in the 2000 NFL...

Packers waive Lyerla

The Green Bay Packers waived undrafted tight end Colt Lyerla with an injury designation but hopes to bring him back on injured reserve once he clears waivers. Lyerla suffered tears in his MCL and PCL while attempting to hurdle a player during a Packers’ training...

Packers not willing to take the risk on Collins

Rather than take a chance on putting Nick Collins back on the field and seeing him get hurt, the Green Bay Packers chose to cut ties with Collins, releasing him on Wednesday after seven seasons with the Packers.  AUDIO: President & CEO Mark Murphy on releasing...

Packers tell Collins he’ll be released

You can add a safety to the Green Bay Packers wish list in this week’s NFL Draft.  According to Tom Silverstein’s blog in the Milwaukee Journal Sentinel this morning, the Packers told Collins they will release him. Collins recently had tests evaluated...

Packers won’t get a report on Collins prior to the draft

Safety Nick Collins may or may not return to play safety for the Green Bay Packers.  What is certain is that the team won’t have an answer prior to the start of the NFL Draft next Thursday.  AUDIO: GM Ted Thompson said there’s nothing new on the Nick...

Collins to meet with Packers next week

A decision on Nick Collins future was supposed to be made public this week, but the future of the Packers safety in the NFL will now be discussed next week. The Green Bay Press Gazette reported on Tuesday that Collins’ agent Alan Herman and Nick will both meet...

Still nothing from Collins on his NFL future

No word from the Nick Collins camp with regards to his NFL playing future.  Collins agent said his client would receive test results from his doctors on Monday.  Whether those results were received or not is up in the air. Last week, Green Bay Packers coach Mike...

Collins could get recommendation on football future today

Safety Nick Collins is expected to find out where he stands with regards to his NFL playing career today.  The Green BayPackers safety is awaiting word from Dr. Frank Cammisa (New York), the surgeon who performed the single-fusion surgery on Collins’ neck in...