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05/22/2018

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Tale Of The Tape: GB vs. JAX

After “studying the tape” (that sounds a heck of a lot better than “turning on the computer”), here are 10 additional thoughts from Sunday’s game against the Jaguars: 1) Damarious Randall was the Packers’ best player on Sunday. The former No. 1 pick from Arizona State was terrific in coverage and more than adequate against

Matthews, Peppers Face Ultimatum

The National Football League will suspend the two Packers at the center of the league’s performance-enhancing drug probe if they don’t provide interviews by Aug. 25. According to a letter obtained by USA Today, star linebackers Clay Matthews and Julius Peppers will be suspended beginning Aug. 26 if they don’t cooperate. Courtesy of USA Today,

How Ted Spends His Money

Thanks to the huge contracts given to Aaron Rodgers and Clay Matthews in the past few years, it should come as no surprise that quarterback (12.97%) and linebacker (23.44%) account for over a third of the Packers’ 2016 salary cap. Here’s a complete breakdown of the other positions on the current 90-man roster: defensive back

10 Questions Heading Into Camp

Training camp is only a few days away, and few teams are more stable than Green Bay heading into the 2016 season. General manager Ted Thompson and head coach Mike McCarthy have been together for over a decade, quarterback Aaron Rodgers has been running the offense for nine years and the defensive staff – aside

NFL To Interview Matthews, Peppers

The National Football League plans on interviewing Clay Matthews and Julius Peppers when training camp opens in late July. Both players, along with former Packer Mike Neal, Steelers outside linebacker James Harrison and retired quarterback Peyton Manning were named in an Al-Jazeera America documentary about PEDs. All 5 players have vehemently denied the allegations. According

Matthews In The Middle

Mike McCarthy seems determined to play Clay Matthews predominantly at outside linebacker in 2016 – a decision that figures to make the team’s second-highest paid player happy, but probably won’t make the defense better. That’s because the 5-time Pro Bowler isn’t the edge rusher he was earlier in his career. I first wrote about Matthews looking a

10 Most Irreplaceable Packers

We all found out in a preseason game against the Steelers last August just how important one player can be to the fortunes of a football team. With that in mind, here’s a look at the 10 most irreplaceable Packers heading into next week’s draft: 1) AARON RODGERS – Absolutely no surprise here. In fact, No. 12

Better Late Than Never

The Packers offense was far from a juggernaut  in Sunday’s win over Dallas, but it definitely showed signs of life with Mike McCarthy calling plays for the first time since last January. And while it took the head coach way too long to do the right thing, at least he realized his mistake before it

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