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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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Kyle Rudolph optimistic about Pat Shurmur, Vikings’ 2017 prospects

Wednesday, February 1st, 2017

MINNEAPOLIS — When the Minnesota Vikings hired Norv Turner as their offensive coordinator in 2014, it seemed few players stood to benefit from the move as much as tight end Kyle Rudolph, who had a chance to become the next premier receiving weapon to play for Turner at the position. And yet, it wasn’t until […]

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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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Super Bowl LI preview: Falcons seek first Lombardi Trophy vs. Patriots

Wednesday, February 1st, 2017

HOUSTON — Bill Belichick and the New England Patriots are at home in Houston, where they won Super Bowl XXXVIII, and accustomed to the NFL’s biggest stage. The Atlanta Falcons are in their second Super Bowl and strive to secure the Lombardi Trophy for the first time in franchise history on Sunday in Super Bowl […]

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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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What can the Bears gain from their week at the Senior Bowl?

Monday, January 23rd, 2017

While the Atlanta Falcons and New England Patriots prepare for Super Bowl LI in Houston, the Bears find themselves on a different excursion here in late-January. John Fox and his coaching staff are currently set up in Mobile, Ala., readying to coach the North squad in this year’s Senior Bowl (Hue Jackson and his Browns […]

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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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Jordy Nelson Continuing to Make History

Monday, December 12th, 2016

Courtesy of Packers.com, It’s never been about statistics for Jordy Nelson. Since the day he came to Green Bay, the only thing the Packers’ Pro Bowl receiver has looked to achieve is victory. If the personal accolades come with it, then all the better. So it wasn’t a surprise to hear Nelson forgo relishing in […]

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Donald Driver Giving Back to Community

Saturday, December 10th, 2016

Courtesy of CBS 58, It’s nothing new to see Packers Donald Driver giving back to the community that loved watching him play. CBS 58’s Kevin Holden spoke to Donald Driver at the Goodwill event. Donald Driver spent Thursday morning bringing in donations at Goodwill in West Allis. “Amazing opportunity for me. You get to see […]

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