As Michael Lombardi wrote Friday, the NFL Scouting Combine is one part player convention, one part lying convention. The general managers with the best poker faces are the ones who usually emerge with the most chips in the upcoming draft.
Posts Tagged ‘Green Bay Packers’
Jermichael Finley might have a history of frustrating fantasy owners, but with a new contract that will keep him with one of the NFL’s most productive offenses, he should remain a viable option at tight end.
Three dedicated fans from Iowa and Wisconsin come to the Super Bowl every year without the safety net of tickets in hand. They always get in.
We are now one day from the Super Bowl. In honor of being a day away, we should pay homage to Super Bowl I and one of the most unforgettable stories in Super Bowl history.
Posted: Thursday, February 2nd, 2012 | NFL.com Staff Tags: Three and out, Ahmad Bradshaw, Brandon Jacobs, Green Bay Packers, Indianapolis Colts, James Starks, New York Giants, Pierre Garcon, Reggie Wayne, Ryan Grant
With the Packers not expected to pursue Ryan Grant in the offseason, James Starks is poised to take over as Green Bay’s featured back next season.
One more outtake from Thursday’s practice, where Packers DT B.J. Raji was caught on camera teaching one soldier how to do the Raji dance.
Watch as B.J. Raji shows off how it’s done during Pro Bowl week.
Cam Newton and his teammates were having a little fun at the NFC’s Thursday practice, first sending out the rookie QB to return an Andy Lee punt, then lining the Panthers wide to catch a deep pass from Aaron Rodgers.
According to Packers CB Charles Woodson, the key to making it to the Super Bowl is peaking at the right time.
Posted: Tuesday, January 24th, 2012 | NFL.com Staff Tags: 2012 Pro Bowl, Aaron Rodgers, B.J. Raji, Charles Woodson, Clay Matthews, Green Bay Packers, Greg Jennings, Jeff Darlington, John Kuhn, Scott Wells
We are now 13 days from the Super Bowl. Or in other words, the 13 longest days of the year!
When the Giants and 49ers earned their way into the NFC Championship Game, they had won their games on the scoreboard – and one particular area of the field.
Posted: Thursday, January 12th, 2012 | NFL Playbook Staff Tags: Playbook, Baltimore Ravens, Denver Broncos, Green Bay Packers, Houston Texans, New England Patriots, New Orleans Saints, New York Giants, San Francisco 49ers
Four divisional playoff games this weekend to break down. Let’s get right to it.
Posted: Tuesday, January 10th, 2012 | NFL.com Staff Tags: Three and out, Buddy Nix, Buffalo Bills, C.J. Spiller, Fred Jackson, Green Bay Packers, James Starks, Kansas City Chiefs, Kyle Orton, Matt Cassel, Romeo Crennel, Ryan Grant
James Starks’ status for this weekend’s game against the Giants is still up in the air. But that’s probably a good thing for Playoff Challenge owners, since the matchup isn’t an advantageous one.
Nestled inside Sunday’s frantic Packers win over the Lions was this minor gem: A 15-year-old Packers fan bopping around Lambeau Field during a timeout, running free and flapping his wings before he was taken down by Packers LB Brad Jones.