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Report: Packers bring back Cobb

By The Sports Network, 3 months 3 weeks ago
(SportsNetwork.com) - The Green Bay Packers and wide receiver Randall Cobb have reportedly agreed to a four-year contract extension. According to the Milwaukee Journal Sentinel, Cobb turned down several other offers and ended up signing a $40 million pact with $17 million of it guaranteed. Cobb, 24, was regarded as one of the top players primed to hit free agency after a career season...

Packers release LB Hawk

By The Sports Network, 4 months 5 days ago
Green Bay, WI (SportsNetwork.com) - The Green Bay Packers released linebacker A.J. Hawk on Wednesday after a nine-year tenure with the team. "He was a durable and consistent contributor to our success, but more importantly, he is a great person and teammate," general manager Ted Thompson said in a statement. "The Packers are grateful for all that he has done on the field and in the community...

Packers part ways with LB Jones

By The Sports Network, 4 months 1 week ago
Green Bay, WI (SportsNetwork.com) - The Green Bay Packers released linebacker Brad Jones Friday after a six-year tenure with the team. The move will clear $3.75 million in salary cap space for 2015. Jones, who signed a three-year, $11.25 million contract with Green Bay in March of 2013, lost his starting job this past season. After starting 22 regular-season games between the 2012 and...

NFL Draft: NFC Team Needs

By John Gworek, 4 months 1 week ago
The NFL Combine is under way, so it’s a good time to take a look at what each team might be looking for in Indianapolis.  Keep in mind these could change once teams start adding free agents on March 10, so we’ll revisit this just before the Draft in late April.Here are the top needs for each NFC team: NFC EAST Washington RedskinsFirst-Round Pick: No. 5What They Need:...

McCarthy promotes Clements, ready to give up play-calling

By The Sports Network, 4 months 2 weeks ago
Green Bay, WI (SportsNetwork.com) - Green Bay Packers head coach Mike McCarthy made changes to his coaching staff on Thursday, an effort that will reportedly allow him to relinquish his offensive play-calling duties and make his assistant coaches more desirable for head coach openings. McCarthy promoted offensive coordinator Tom Clements to associate head coach/offense, a position that will...

McCarthy promotes Clements, ready to give up play-calling

By The Sports Network, 4 months 2 weeks ago
Green Bay, WI (SportsNetwork.com) - Green Bay Packers head coach Mike McCarthy made changes to his coaching staff on Thursday, an effort that will reportedly allow him to relinquish his offensive play-calling duties and make his assistant coaches more desirable for head coach openings. McCarthy promoted offensive coordinator Tom Clements to associate head coach/offense, a position that will...

Packers DT Guion busted on gun, pot charges

By The Sports Network, 4 months 3 weeks ago
Starke, FL (SportsNetwork.com) - Green Bay Packers defensive tackle Letroy Guion was arrested on felony drug and gun charges following a traffic stop in his hometown of Starke, Florida, on Tuesday night, police said. According to a news release, an officer who stopped Guion for failure to maintain a lane smelled a strong odor of marijuana coming from the player's pickup truck. Guion was...

Early Super Bowl 50 Contenders for the 2015 season

By Mark Ross, 4 months 4 weeks ago
For a fourth time in their history, the New England Patriots are the champions of the NFL. While the party is just getting started in Foxboro, Mass., and for Patriots fans worldwide, the rest of the league’s focus has already shifted to the 2015 season. While the next game that counts is more than seven months away, it’s not too early to hazard a guess as to which teams could be...

Extra Points: Rodgers accepts his consolation prize

By The Sports Network, 4 months 4 weeks ago
Phoenix, AZ (SportsNetwork.com) - When you're sitting next to Olivia Munn, it's hard to imagine wanting to be anywhere else but Aaron Rodgers was a little antsy at Phoenix's Symphony Hall on Saturday night. The Packers' star was about to receive his second NFL MVP award and his drop- dead gorgeous girlfriend was by his side yet he would have preferred to be at The Arizona Grand Hotel...

Ranking the 15 Greatest Plays in Super Bowl History

By Braden Gall, 5 months 1 week ago
What defines a great play? Degree of difficulty? Gravity of the moment? The greatness of the players involved and their place in NFL history? Entertainment factor? How about all of the above. Game-winning touchdowns, heroic out-of-body experiences, historic moments and even some hilarious gaffes — looking at you Garo Yepremian — all make the Super Bowl the greatest sporting...