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Packers’ Ha Ha Clinton-Dix calls Pro Bowl ‘dream come true,’ eyes more for 2017

Wednesday, February 1st, 2017

ORLANDO, Fla. — The Green Bay Packers didn’t make it as far as they wanted to this year, falling short to the Atlanta Falcons in the NFC Championship Game 44-21, but for third-year safety Ha Ha Clinton-Dix, getting selected to his first Pro Bowl and playing it in his hometown of Orlando was special. “It’s […]

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Jordy Nelson’s most impressive feat in Packers return: 1,080 snaps

Wednesday, February 1st, 2017

GREEN BAY, Wis. — The Green Bay Packers were fairly certain Jordy Nelson would return to form after his reconstructed right knee healed, but no one had any idea if the former Pro Bowl receiver would have any complications that would force him to miss time. In that regard, perhaps the most impressive thing about […]

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COMEBACK PLAYER OF THE YEAR

Wednesday, February 1st, 2017

Nelson missed the entire 2015 season after tearing his ACL in the preseason, but he returned in time to start 2016 and led the league with 14 touchdown catches. Like the rest of Green Bay’s offense, Nelson took a little while to find his groove. But once he started to trust his leg again, he […]

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The rambling, non-recap Packers season review

Monday, January 30th, 2017

What a long, strange trip it was, that 2016 Packers season. Picked by some before the campaign began to make it to the Super Bowl, Green Bay was ravaged by a disproportionately depleting rash of injuries and endured a midseason swoon that saw it lose four straight games and disappear from just about everyone’s championship-contender […]

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Dorsey Levens to serve as Packers’ Honorary Captain

Monday, January 23rd, 2017

Levens, a fifth-round pick in 1994, played eight seasons for the Packers through 2001, including two 1,000-yard plus rushing seasons in 1997 and 1999. During his career, he had 10 games when he rushed for 100 yards or more, and he racked up a 3,937 rushing yards in his career, which ranks sixth all-time in […]

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Packers: Aaron Rodgers says Green Bay ‘needs to reload’ in offseason to get back to Super Bowl

Monday, January 23rd, 2017

ATLANTA — Aaron Rodgers does not think his team’s window is closing. But the Green Bay Packers quarterback did make a not-so-subtle plea to general manager Ted Thompson in the wake of Sunday’s 44-21 NFC Championship Game loss to the Atlanta Falcons. “I still feel pretty young,” the 33-year-old Rodgers said after completing 27 of 45 […]

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Jordy Nelson toughed it out for the team Sunday

Monday, January 23rd, 2017

ATLANTA — After spending a full calendar year working to get back onto the football field, Jordy Nelson wasn’t going to let a rib injury keep him off it Sunday. With a trip to the Super Bowl on the line, Nelson wore extra padding under his No. 87 jersey in an effort to play against […]

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5 reasons why Packers-Falcons will be the best game of the NFL playoffs

Wednesday, January 18th, 2017

The Cowboys and Packers gave football fans the entertaining game that, up until Sunday, had been sorely lacking from the NFL playoffs. Well, get ready because it’s only going to get better from here. With that thrilling win over Dallas, the Packers are off to Atlanta to face the NFL’s most prolific offense in the […]

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Randall Cobb ‘huge’ for Packers in record performance

Wednesday, January 18th, 2017

Last year, Randall Cobb watched the end of the Green Bay Packers’ playoff loss in an Arizona hospital after being forced from the game. He almost spent this season’s playoff game sidelined as well. Cobb missed the previous two contests with an ankle injury and his availability Sunday afternoon went down to the wire. “I still […]

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Packers’ Mike McCarthy wins NFC North coach of year honors

Wednesday, January 18th, 2017

  Green Bay Packers coach Mike McCarthy was the unanimous choice for NFC North coach of the year by the four reporters covering the division for ESPN.com. Mike McCarthy’s Packers won their final six regular-season games to claim the NFC North title. Gregory Shamus/Getty Images Rob Demovsky, Packers reporter: The talk of McCarthy being on the hot […]

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