Category: Green Bay Packers

Green Bay Packers

Rookie RBs eager for chance to show their skills

GREEN BAY – The Packers’ rookie running backs were going to have a lot of eyes on them anyway. But Ty Montgomery ‘s likely absence from Saturday night’s preseason game at Washington will put an even bigger spotlight on the depth-chart battle involving three of Green Bay’s third-day draft

Inside linebackers still have a home in Packers’ defense

GREEN BAY – The landscape of NFL defenses is changing with a riptide of athletic tight ends and dynamic slot receivers ushering in a new era of playmakers. Smaller, faster defenders are creeping into the box to combat them. The lines between positions have blurred with players once categorized as defensive

Day of ‘heavy lifting’ on tap for Packers

GREEN BAY — As the Packers prepared to hit the practice field Wednesday for their longest workout of the week, and perhaps their longest of camp, Head Coach Mike McCarthy couldn’t emphasize enough how important this stretch of August is. “Let’s not lose sight of the fact we are in training

Preseason workload not a concern for Aaron Rodgers

GREEN BAY – However little he ends up playing this preseason, Aaron Rodgers will be fine with it. The Packers quarterback sat out last week’s preseason opener and isn’t sure if he’ll be playing at Washington this week. But even if he gets just a couple of series in the third preseason game