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Brett Favre Says the Only Time he was Ever Knocked Out was on the Final Play of his Career

Monday, April 15th, 2013

For all the hits Brett Favre took in his career, he says he was never knocked out cold until the frozen turf at TCF Bank Stadium at the University of Minnesota did him in on what seemed like a soft hit. That ended up being the final play of Favre's ...

Charles Woodson Says the Free-Agent Market was Just as Cold for Him in 2006

Thursday, April 11th, 2013

Charles Woodson was the NFL's defensive player of the year only three years ago, but now the future Hall of Fame cornerback-turned-safety is out of a job and struggling to gain attention on the open market. I suppose that's the life of a 37-year-old NFL player, but it still seems ...

Jermichael Finley Says “It’ll Be Awesome” No Longer Having to Face Brian Urlacher in Chicago

Thursday, April 11th, 2013

After some doubt about his long-term future in Green Bay lingered earlier in the offseason, Jermichael Finley was given a $3 million roster bonus to return to the Packers. Now, one of the most dangerous and highest-paid tight ends in the game hopes the Packers can get over the loss ...

Greg Jennings Took Brett Favre’s Advice Before Joining Minnesota Vikings

Tuesday, March 19th, 2013

Greg Jennings has pulled sort of a mini Brett Favre, defecting from the Green Bay Packers to the rival Minnesota Vikings within the division. Jennings was a popular name on the free-agent market, but when nothing transpired early in the process, everyone figured he'd end up returning to Green Bay, ...

Tramon Williams on his 2011 Shoulder Problems: “I Should Have Sat Down for Quite a Few Games”

Thursday, March 7th, 2013

Tramon Williams played in all 16 games in 2012 and only missed one in 2011, but the Green Bay Packers cornerback wasn't quite himself in either season due to the lingering nerve damage stemming from a shoulder injury suffered in 2011. The 29-year-old says he still hasn't full recovered. Tramon Williams ...

Donald Driver: “I Owe it to the Fans Not to Wear Any Other Color”

Friday, February 1st, 2013

Green Bay Packers wide receiver Donald Driver had hoped to play in the NFL until he was 40. However, Driver will fall a few years short of that goal. The Packers' all-time leading receiver has announced his plans to retire and will make the formal announcement next week in front of the ...

Aaron Rodgers: “We need to just figure some things out within the locker room”

Thursday, January 17th, 2013

It was another disappointing ending for the Green Bay Packers this season. Even though they won a game this postseason unlike last year, the Packers were smacked around by the San Francisco 49ers and will have to watch the NFC Championship at home. There are questions now for Green Bay ...

John Kuhn on Aaron Rodgers: “He has everything you want in a quarterback.”

Wednesday, January 9th, 2013

Everyone around the NFL knows how good and explosive the Green Bay Packers offense is. Led by Aaron Rodgers, the Pack was fifth in the NFL in scoring with just over 27 points per game. Defenses always have to worry about Randall Cobb, Jordy Nelson, James Jones and Greg Jennings, ...

A.J. Hawk: Packers’ Defense is Improved, But Hasn’t Hit its Stride Yet

Friday, December 14th, 2012

Green Bay Packers linebacker A.J. Hawk doesn't beat around the bush when it comes to assessing the team's defense not being very good in 2011. This year, despite injuries to players like Charles Woodson, Clay Matthews and B.J. Raji, the unit has improved and the Packers own a one-game lead ...

Christian Ponder Accepts the Blame for Minnesota’s Loss to Green Bay

Wednesday, December 5th, 2012

It's intriguing to think of where the Minnesota Vikings might be this year if they had a bona fide quarterback. Christian Ponder has had his share of rough games, and shouldered the blame for another loss on Sunday, this time to Green Bay. He completed 12 of 25 pass attempts ...