GREEN BAY — From 2010 through 2016, former Packers general manager Ted Thompson signed two unrestricted free agents.
Well, you can forget about the notion that Brian Gutekunst is the second coming of Ted Thompson.
Even though trades can’t be consummated and free agents can’t be signed until the NFL reopens for business March 15, the shiny-object folks are already out in full force.
The Baltimore Colts eliminate the Packers from the playoffs with a 16-3 decision as QB Zeke Bratkowski is limited to 113 yards passing. Green Bay closes a 6-7-1 season on a high note with a 28-27 win over the Bears as Don Horn, called the quarterback of the future, throws two touchdown passe…
Julius Peppers has his birthday coming up real soon.
GREEN BAY — The Packers’ defense has a simple plan to stop an opposing ball carrier, regardless of whether that guy is a quarterback, tailback or receiver.
GREEN BAY — Even the Green Bay Packers recognize their running game is sluggish.
GREEN BAY — For right now, Alex Green is Mike McCarthy's man.
GREEN BAY — Feeling the sting of an opening day loss in which his unit made too many mistakes to contend with a top-tier team like the San Francisco 49ers, Dom Capers had a choice to make.
GREEN BAY — If the Green Bay Packers are going to keep defenses from doing what the San Francisco 49ers did Sunday, they’re going to have to get a better performance from Cedric Benson.
GREEN BAY — Last year, the Green Bay Packers scored the most points of any team in Week 1.
GREEN BAY — If the Green Bay Packers want to feel better about themselves after an embarrassing 35-10 loss to the Cleveland Browns on Thursday night, they ought to focus their attention on the left tackle spot.
GREEN BAY — Training camp often is a game of chicken for safeties.
GREEN BAY — Casey Hayward has covered so well three days into training camp that it's entirely possible he could become just the Green Bay Packers' eighth cornerback in more than 50 years to start as a rookie.
GREEN BAY — Tackles Chad Clifton and Mark Tauscher never had to switch sides. Defensive ends Aaron Kampman and Kabeer Gbaja-Biamila didn't either.
GREEN BAY — How serious are the Green Bay Packers about tackling their, um, tackling problems this season?
HONOLULU (AP) — While everyone was playing at half-speed and ready to extend their Hawaiian vacation, Brandon Marshall played as if it was his last game.
GREEN BAY - The normally protective Green Bay Packers offense was anything but.
GREEN BAY, Wis. (AP) — Green Bay Packers offensive lineman Evan Dietrich-Smith said Ndamukong Suh called him to apologize a few days after the Lions defensive lineman’s infamous Thanksgiving Day stomp.
JOHN CASPER JR.
GREEN BAY - A week that began with thousands of people offering $250 each to fund a renovation project ended with a humiliating blowout of a team that could be headed to the playoffs.
GREEN BAY — Strange times.
GREEN BAY (AP) — If the Green Bay Packers need to be reminded why they can’t take today’s game against Tampa Bay lightly, they need only look back to 2009.
GREEN BAY — At this point, it’s practically expected of Aaron Rodgers every time he takes the field: Throw three or four touchdown passes, only a handful of incompletions and no interceptions.
COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. (AP) — Forrest Gregg, who earned the nickname “Iron Man” for playing in a then-record 188 consecutive NFL games during his Hall of Fame career, has told The Associated Press he’s been diagnosed with Parkinson’s disease.
GREEN BAY (AP) — At this point, there don’t appear to be too many things that could threaten to derail the Green Bay Packers’ season. A significant injury to Aaron Rodgers would be one of them.
GREEN BAY - What now?
GREEN BAY - Nick Collins isn't about to fade into the background.
GREEN BAY — Things are so ambiguous in the National Football League that you can't even declare it the halfway point of the season eight weeks into a 16-game season.
Packers linebacker A.J. Hawk was fined $10,000 for flashing his middle finger to his own sideline after sacking Rams quarterback Sam Bradford, it was announced Friday by several sources.
GREEN BAY (AP) — Dropped passes can prove costly to any NFL team. For James Jones and the Green Bay Packers, those drops hit where it hurts the most — in the wallet.
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Christian Ponder’s time has arrived in Minnesota.
GREEN BAY - Let's talk about something special.
GREEN BAY (AP) — Green Bay Packers tight end Jermichael Finley is good. Darn good.
GREEN BAY (AP) — A Super Bowl hangover and the NFL lockout weren’t about to slow down Aaron Rodgers and the Green Bay Packers. The New Orleans Saints just couldn’t keep up.
JOHN CASPER JR.
Green Bay Packers running back John Kuhn will visit Scheels, 4710 Golf Road, from 1-3 p.m. on Friday, July 8. He will sign autographs and pose for photos. The event is free and open to the public.
MILWAUKEE - Nationally televised primetime games, football under the bright lights, holiday football - the National Football League is going to showcase the Super Bowl XLV champion Green Bay Packers in the 2011 season.
GREEN BAY (AP) — A month has passed since the Green Bay Packers won the Super Bowl, and Greg Jennings still can’t wipe the smile off of his face.
WASHINGTON (AP) — Timeout, NFL. And NFLPA.
WASHINGTON (AP) — America’s favorite sport is still in business — for another day.
MINNEAPOLIS — The Vikings and Tarvaris Jackson both wanted to move on.
MILWAUKEE — After leading his team to a Super Bowl victory and capturing MVP honors, Aaron Rodgers is a marketing star on the rise.
ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) — Charles Woodson’s collarbone was broken and his voice was about to crack, too. The speech was going to be short.
ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) — Aaron Rodgers at long last casts his own shadow.
ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) — Jordy Nelson sure didn’t play like a backup.
IRVING, Texas (AP) — Green Bay Packers defensive end Cullen Jenkins was worried about his father after not hearing from him for more than a month.
DALLAS (AP) — Green Bay receiver Donald Driver missed practice Thursday because of an injured thigh and probably will miss another.