Packers expect top 4 receivers to make in-game decisions vs Buccaneers

Packers expect top 4 receivers to make in-game decisions vs Buccaneers

The Green Bay Packers expect wide receivers Allen Lazard, Randall Cobb, Sammy Watkins and Christian Watson to decide Sunday’s game against the Tampa Bay Buccaneers. Coach Matt LaFleur said the team will give the four pass catchers until playing time to prove they can play. “We’ll see,” LaFleur said Friday. “We’ll know by the time … Read more

What you need to know about updates to the Packers injury report on Thursday?

What you need to know about updates to the Packers injury report on Thursday?

The Green Bay Packers released an update to the week 3 injury report on Thursday. The team made seven changes, including six downgrades, making Friday’s latest injury report all the more important for Sunday’s showdown with the undefeated Tampa Bay Buccaneers. First, the good news: left-wing tackle David Bakhtiari returned on Thursday in limited capacity … Read more

Aaron Rodgers gives interesting answer to question about Amari Rodgers playing time

Aaron Rodgers gives interesting answer to question about Amari Rodgers playing time

Just moments after defending rookies Christian Watson and Romeo Doubs and preaching patience for both young receivers, Green Bay Packers quarterback Aaron Rodgers missed the opportunity to offer the same kind of encouragement to sophomore receiver Amari Rodgers, who no snap of scrimmage in week 1. When asked about Amari’s role in the crime, Rodgers … Read more

Packers name 11 players on first injury report of 2022 season

Packers name 11 players on first injury report of 2022 season

The Green Bay Packers listed 11 players in the team’s first week 1 injury report, but only one player — receiver Allen Lazard — did not practice on Wednesday. Lazard’s problem – a mystery for the past week – has been described as an ankle injury. Coach Matt LaFleur said he was “caught” last week. … Read more

Packers LT David Bakhtiari expects to play against Vikings week 1

Packers LT David Bakhtiari expects to play against Vikings week 1

Green Bay Packers left tackle David Bakhtiari expects to be ready to play against the Minnesota Vikings in Week 1, according to ESPN’s Rob Demovsky. REMARK: Bakhtiari responded to a tweet from Demovsky, suggesting he may not be sure of his availability for Sunday. Bakhtiari, a five-time All-Pro who tried to come back after a … Read more

Packers release 19 players, renounce/injure 6 others to get roster to 53 players

Packers release 19 players, renounce/injure 6 others to get roster to 53 players

The Green Bay Packers made 25 different roster moves to hit the 53-man limit by Tuesday afternoon’s deadline. The team has released 19 players: quarterback Danny Etling, running backs Patrick Taylor, Tyler Goodson and Dexter Williams, receivers Juwann Winfree and Travis Fulgham, tight end Sal Cannella, center Michal Menet, offensive tackle Caleb Jones, defensive linemen … Read more

Best, worst players from 2022 preseason

Best, worst players from 2022 preseason

The Green Bay Packers sandwiched a win over the New Orleans Saints with losses to the San Francisco 49ers and Kansas City Chiefs during the preseason in 2022. Results don’t really matter here. Coach Matt LaFleur and general manager Brian Gutekunst assessed the risk-reward and didn’t play veteran starters, so a bunch of inexperienced fringe … Read more

Packers trade offensive lineman Cole Van Lanen to Jaguars

Packers trade offensive lineman Cole Van Lanen to Jaguars

As the depth along the offensive line takes shape, the Green Bay Packers will trade Cole Van Lanen’s sixth round 2021 for the Jacksonville Jaguars. Rob Demovsky of ESPN. According to Demovsky, the Packers will receive an undisclosed draft pick in exchange for Van Lanen, a Green Bay native who played college football in Wisconsin. … Read more

More and more Aaron Jones and AJ Dillon look like the foundation of Packers attack

More and more Aaron Jones and AJ Dillon look like the foundation of Packers attack

Green Bay Packers quarterback Aaron Rodgers certainly sounds like he expects running backs Aaron Jones and AJ Dillon to be the foundation of the team’s new strike in 2022. Not only does Rodgers think Jones and Dillon can take 50 passes each this season, but he expects the Packers to find ways to get both … Read more