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Kenosha News
Packers might not be that goodboth cases New England has Green Bay beat right now, and maybe badly. I’ve oft
Packers might not be that good
Kenosha News / Posted 4 days ago
both cases New England has Green Bay beat right now, and maybe badly. I’ve often complained that Packers general manager Ted Thompson doesn’t do enough to fix a broken roster. Instead, he sticks to his tried and true formula of draft and... Read more
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CBS Sports
Numbers behind Aaron Rodgers' decline: 11 stats to know for Week 3 of 2016 seasonimproved due to Nelson -- a 31-year-old receiver coming off a torn ACL -- as su
Numbers behind Aaron Rodgers' decline: 11 stats to know for Week 3 of 2016 season
CBS Sports / Posted 6 days ago
improved due to Nelson -- a 31-year-old receiver coming off a torn ACL -- as subpar talents (acquired by general manager Ted Thompson) -- like Davante Adams -- still can't get open. And when they do get open, they can't catch with... Read more
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CBS Sports
Why Aaron Rodgers can't fix everything for the out-of-whack Packamong some personnel execs about the state of the Packers roster are becoming l
Why Aaron Rodgers can't fix everything for the out-of-whack Pack
CBS Sports / Posted 8 days ago
among some personnel execs about the state of the Packers roster are becoming louder each week. "This isn't a typical (GM) Ted Thompson roster," said one NFL exec who has watched Green Bay closely put it to me. "They need Aaron Rodgers to cover up... Read more
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New York Post
Aaron Rodgers can’t disguise stubborn Packers’ flaw anymorePackers GM Ted Thompson built his reputation on emphasizing the draft and all b
Aaron Rodgers can’t disguise stubborn Packers’ flaw anymore
New York Post / Posted 9 days ago
Packers GM Ted Thompson built his reputation on emphasizing the draft and all but ignoring free agency. That strategy isn’t looking so good for Thompson or Green Bay through two games, and the worrisome signs only seem to be mounting after a 17-14... Read more
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Kenosha News
Football’s big premiereconverted with a Hail Mary and a lateral for a touchdown and a 30-27 victory in
Football’s big premiere
Kenosha News / Posted 14 days ago
converted with a Hail Mary and a lateral for a touchdown and a 30-27 victory in Stillwater, Okla. Packers General Manager Ted Thompson released All-Pro guard Josh Sitton on the final cutdown — and has yet to tell us why. “Ted 2” The Vikings lost... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
Saints release C.J. Spiller; Packers give David Bakhtiari extensionextension , and a person familiar with the talks said it is a four-year deal wo
Saints release C.J. Spiller; Packers give David Bakhtiari extension
Baltimore Sun / Posted 15 days ago
extension , and a person familiar with the talks said it is a four-year deal worth up to $51.67 million. General Manager Ted Thompson announced the signing without releasing terms. Bakhtiari has been a starter up front since his rookie season... Read more
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15d
News 8000
Packers sign LT David Bakhtiari to contract extensionin Green Bay, and a person familiar with the talks said it is a four-year deal
Packers sign LT David Bakhtiari to contract extension
News 8000 / Posted 15 days ago
in Green Bay, and a person familiar with the talks said it is a four-year deal worth up to $51.67 million. General manager Ted Thompson announced the signing on Tuesday without releasing terms. NFL.com first reported the extension for the lineman... Read more
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15d
Los Angeles Times
Saints release C.J. Spiller; Packers give David Bakhtiari extensionextension , and a person familiar with the talks said it is a four-year deal wo
Saints release C.J. Spiller; Packers give David Bakhtiari extension
Los Angeles Times / Posted 15 days ago
extension , and a person familiar with the talks said it is a four-year deal worth up to $51.67 million. General Manager Ted Thompson announced the signing without releasing terms. Bakhtiari has been a starter up front since his rookie season... Read more
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16d
Brandon Sun
Packers sign LT David Bakhtiari to contract extensionPress on condition of anonymity on Tuesday because details of the extension hav
Packers sign LT David Bakhtiari to contract extension
Brandon Sun / Posted 16 days ago
Press on condition of anonymity on Tuesday because details of the extension have not been announced. General manager Ted Thompson announced the signing on Tuesday without releasing terms. NFL.com first reported the extension for the lineman... Read more
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16d
KRCR TV Redding
Packers sign LT David Bakhtiari to contract extensionNFL.com first reported the extension for the lineman who protects quarterback A
Packers sign LT David Bakhtiari to contract extension
KRCR TV Redding / Posted 16 days ago
NFL.com first reported the extension for the lineman who protects quarterback Aaron Rodgers' blind side. General manager Ted Thompson announced the signing on Tuesday without releasing terms. Bakhtiari has been a starter up front since his... Read more
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16d
News Channel 12 New Bern
Packers sign LT David Bakhtiari to contract extensionNFL.com first reported the extension for the lineman who protects quarterback A
Packers sign LT David Bakhtiari to contract extension
News Channel 12 New Bern / Posted 16 days ago
NFL.com first reported the extension for the lineman who protects quarterback Aaron Rodgers' blind side. General manager Ted Thompson announced the signing on Tuesday without releasing terms. Bakhtiari has been a starter up front since his... Read more
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News 8000
Packers, McCarthy recharge for another Super Bowl runups and downs, the Packers stick with their draft-and-develop philosophy. Even
Packers, McCarthy recharge for another Super Bowl run
News 8000 / Posted 20 days ago
ups and downs, the Packers stick with their draft-and-develop philosophy. Even with Rodgers in his prime, general manager Ted Thompson tends to not make moves to mortgage the future. "But, hey, we clearly understand the type of player Aaron is,... Read more
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KRCR TV Redding
Packers, McCarthy recharge for another Super Bowl runups and downs, the Packers stick with their draft-and-develop philosophy. Even
Packers, McCarthy recharge for another Super Bowl run
KRCR TV Redding / Posted 20 days ago
ups and downs, the Packers stick with their draft-and-develop philosophy. Even with Rodgers in his prime, general manager Ted Thompson tends to not make moves to mortgage the future. ''But, hey, we clearly understand the type of player Aaron is,... Read more
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News Channel 12 New Bern
Packers, McCarthy recharge for another Super Bowl runups and downs, the Packers stick with their draft-and-develop philosophy. Even
Packers, McCarthy recharge for another Super Bowl run
News Channel 12 New Bern / Posted 20 days ago
ups and downs, the Packers stick with their draft-and-develop philosophy. Even with Rodgers in his prime, general manager Ted Thompson tends to not make moves to mortgage the future. ''But, hey, we clearly understand the type of player Aaron is,... Read more
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22d
New York Post
Your team-by-team guide to the NFL seasoncomes from Datone Jones. OLB Julius Peppers doesn’t know he’s 36. The secondary
Your team-by-team guide to the NFL season
New York Post / Posted 22 days ago
comes from Datone Jones. OLB Julius Peppers doesn’t know he’s 36. The secondary is loaded with young, emerging talent. GM Ted Thompson, who gets criticized for disdaining free agency, has gotten the last laugh with 2014 No. 1 pick S Ha Ha... Read more
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22d
Philly.com
New Eagles power team -- see Howie they runCarroll in Seattle. There are other coaches who are respected halves of true co
New Eagles power team -- see Howie they run
Philly.com / Posted 22 days ago
Carroll in Seattle. There are other coaches who are respected halves of true collaborations - among them Mike McCarthy with Ted Thompson in Green Bay, and Sean Payton with Mickey Loomis in New Orleans - but, as with Belichick and Carroll, and unlike... Read more
22d
NBC Sports: ProFootballTalk
T.J Lang doesn’t know why Packers cut Josh Sitton eitherever will. I think that makes it a little tougher to move on, but you’ve just g
T.J Lang doesn’t know why Packers cut Josh Sitton either
NBC Sports: ProFootballTalk / Posted 22 days ago
ever will. I think that makes it a little tougher to move on, but you’ve just got to find a way.” Packers general manager Ted Thompson hasn’t spoken on the decision either, outside of a typical “we thank him for his contributions” type of... Read more
23d
The Escanaba Daily Press
Packers confident Taylor can produce at guardright guard T.J. Lang - are also due to expire after this season. In announcin
Packers confident Taylor can produce at guard
The Escanaba Daily Press / Posted 23 days ago
right guard T.J. Lang - are also due to expire after this season. In announcing Sitton's release Saturday, general manager Ted Thompson said the move was made "with a focus on what is best for the team and the growth of the offensive line." Sitton... Read more
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23d
WGN Radio Chicago
Hoge: Packers May Have Solved Bears’ Biggest Problemgave Sitton a raise, pitting a young general manager’s evaluation against one o
Hoge: Packers May Have Solved Bears’ Biggest Problem
WGN Radio Chicago / Posted 23 days ago
gave Sitton a raise, pitting a young general manager’s evaluation against one of the league’s top talent evaluators, Ted Thompson, who happens to have two Super Bowl rings. “I just think maybe on their end, there’s a lot of things going into... Read more
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23d
News 8000
Packers going with Lane Taylor to replace Josh Sitton on OLright guard T.J. Lang — are also due to expire after this season. In announcin
Packers going with Lane Taylor to replace Josh Sitton on OL
News 8000 / Posted 23 days ago
right guard T.J. Lang — are also due to expire after this season. In announcing Sitton's release Saturday, general manager Ted Thompson said the move was made "with a focus on what is best for the team and the growth of the offensive line." Sitton... Read more
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23d
FOX News
Green Bay Packers roster reactions: Sitton, Callahan top the listAll seven have some value on the team. I probably would have cut Davis, but he
Green Bay Packers roster reactions: Sitton, Callahan top the list
FOX News / Posted 23 days ago
All seven have some value on the team. I probably would have cut Davis, but he flashed a few times and we all know how Ted Thompson feels about drat picks. Hopefully he'll be more than David Clowney 2.0. Former Green Bay Packers inside... Read more
23d
Chicago Tribune
Bears' 11th-hour roster moves make it harder to believe in team's planabout the skepticism surrounding the organization when Pace was asked what he s
Bears' 11th-hour roster moves make it harder to believe in team's plan
Chicago Tribune / Posted 23 days ago
about the skepticism surrounding the organization when Pace was asked what he saw in Sitton that Packers counterpart Ted Thompson missed. It was a fair question with an obvious implication: How could a newbie such as Pace possibly know... Read more
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23d
Chicago Tribune
Josh Sitton worth it for Bears to shuffle offensive line againPace says, has "skins on the wall." The fear is the Packers know something the
Josh Sitton worth it for Bears to shuffle offensive line again
Chicago Tribune / Posted 23 days ago
Pace says, has "skins on the wall." The fear is the Packers know something the Bears don't, that Green Bay general manager Ted Thompson wouldn't shed Sitton — reportedly to turn to unproven Lane Taylor — without some kind of issue. But the Bears... Read more
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24d
Royal Oak Daily Tribune
Packers going with Lane Taylor to replace Josh Sitton on O-lineright guard T.J. Lang � are also due to expire after this season. In announcin
Packers going with Lane Taylor to replace Josh Sitton on O-line
Royal Oak Daily Tribune / Posted 24 days ago
right guard T.J. Lang � are also due to expire after this season. In announcing Sitton�s release Saturday, general manager Ted Thompson said the move was made �with a focus on what is best for the team and the growth of the offensive line.� Sitton... Read more
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24d
The Oakland Press
Packers going with Lane Taylor to replace Josh Sitton on O-lineright guard T.J. Lang — are also due to expire after this season. In announcin
Packers going with Lane Taylor to replace Josh Sitton on O-line
The Oakland Press / Posted 24 days ago
right guard T.J. Lang — are also due to expire after this season. In announcing Sitton’s release Saturday, general manager Ted Thompson said the move was made “with a focus on what is best for the team and the growth of the offensive line.” Sitton... Read more
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24d
SportingNews
Ex-Packer Josh Sitton signs 3-year deal with Bearsfour. Despite those honors, the Packers decided to cut ties with Sitton on Sat
Ex-Packer Josh Sitton signs 3-year deal with Bears
SportingNews / Posted 24 days ago
four. Despite those honors, the Packers decided to cut ties with Sitton on Saturday with a release that general manager Ted Thompson said was “with a focus on what is best for the team and the growth of the offensive line.” Sitton’s departure... Read more
24d
The Sacramento Bee
Raiders’ Reggie McKenzie learned tricks from one of trade’s bestMcCloughan as a scout. The staff already included John Schneider and John Dorse
Raiders’ Reggie McKenzie learned tricks from one of trade’s best
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 24 days ago
McCloughan as a scout. The staff already included John Schneider and John Dorsey, and the director of pro personnel was Ted Thompson. Within four years, the Packers were rebuilt into Super Bowl champions. As a testament to Wolf’s greatness, all... Read more
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NBC Sports: ProFootballTalk
Josh Sitton “sad” about being cut by PackersIt’s a tough business. . . . I’m sad I will be leaving Green Bay. I am thankful
Josh Sitton “sad” about being cut by Packers
NBC Sports: ProFootballTalk / Posted 25 days ago
It’s a tough business. . . . I’m sad I will be leaving Green Bay. I am thankful for my time here.” Packers General Manager Ted Thompson said the move “was done with a focus on what is best for the team and the growth of the offensive line.” When... Read more
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News 8000
Packers release veteran guard Josh Sittonduring his time in Green Bay. He has been an important part of the success we h
Packers release veteran guard Josh Sitton
News 8000 / Posted 25 days ago
during his time in Green Bay. He has been an important part of the success we have enjoyed on the field," general manager Ted Thompson said. "While these decisions are never easy, this was done with a focus on what is best for the team and the... Read more
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The Iron Mountain Daily News
Packers release veteran guard Josh Sittonduring his time in Green Bay. He has been an important part of the success we h
Packers release veteran guard Josh Sitton
The Iron Mountain Daily News / Posted 25 days ago
during his time in Green Bay. He has been an important part of the success we have enjoyed on the field," general manager Ted Thompson said. "While these decisions are never easy, this was done with a focus on what is best for the team and the... Read more
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25d
NFL.com
18 takeaways from roster cutdownsstarter. Perhaps there will be more to the story that comes out this week. In t
18 takeaways from roster cutdowns
NFL.com / Posted 25 days ago
starter. Perhaps there will be more to the story that comes out this week. In the meantime, Packers general manager Ted Thompson has earned the benefit of the doubt. Here were the other stories you need to know from Saturday: Most... Read more
25d
FOX 6 Milwaukee
Packers slim down roster to 53-man limitPackers stunned many by cutting three-time Pro Bowl guard Josh Sitton on Saturd
Packers slim down roster to 53-man limit
FOX 6 Milwaukee / Posted 25 days ago
Packers stunned many by cutting three-time Pro Bowl guard Josh Sitton on Saturday, September 3rd. Packers General Manager Ted Thompson is calling it the best move for the team and the offensive line. The bombshell news comes as part of the effort... Read more
25d
New York Post
Packers release Pro Bowl guard: How it could help the Giantshis time in Green Bay. He has been an important part of the success we have enj
Packers release Pro Bowl guard: How it could help the Giants
New York Post / Posted 25 days ago
his time in Green Bay. He has been an important part of the success we have enjoyed on the field,” Packers general manager Ted Thompson said. “While these decisions are never easy, this was done with a focus on what is best for the team and the... Read more
25d
CBS Sports
Packers shockingly cut three-time Pro Bowl offensive lineman Josh Sittonduring his time in Green Bay. He has been an important part of the success we h
Packers shockingly cut three-time Pro Bowl offensive lineman Josh Sitton
CBS Sports / Posted 25 days ago
during his time in Green Bay. He has been an important part of the success we have enjoyed on the field," general manager Ted Thompson said. "While these decisions are never easy, this was done with a focus on what is best for the team and the... Read more
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NBC26 Green Bay
Sitton among Packers cut23 Green Bay Packers players who are finding out their NFL dreams are being def
Sitton among Packers cut
NBC26 Green Bay / Posted 26 days ago
23 Green Bay Packers players who are finding out their NFL dreams are being deferred, or permanently denied. Packers GM Ted Thompson and Coach Mike McCarthy are cutting down their overall roster from 75 to 53 players in preparation for the 2016... Read more
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NFL.com
Packers cut Josh Sitton after failing to trade himduring his time in Green Bay. He has been an important part of the success we h
Packers cut Josh Sitton after failing to trade him
NFL.com / Posted 26 days ago
during his time in Green Bay. He has been an important part of the success we have enjoyed on the field," general manager Ted Thompson said in a statement. "While these decisions are never easy, this was done with a focus on what is best for the... Read more
27d
News Channel 12 New Bern
Mularkey getting behavior he wants on sidelinelook that prevents the crowd from watching. FINE HIM 50 CENTS: In the draft ro
Mularkey getting behavior he wants on sideline
News Channel 12 New Bern / Posted 27 days ago
look that prevents the crowd from watching. FINE HIM 50 CENTS: In the draft room, Green Bay Packers general manager Ted Thompson is a stickler about cellphones. He doesn't want to hear them. So when his phone went off during the middle of a... Read more
27d
Brandon Sun
Mularkey getting behaviour he wants on sidelinelook that prevents the crowd from watching. FINE HIM 50 CENTS: In the draft ro
Mularkey getting behaviour he wants on sideline
Brandon Sun / Posted 27 days ago
look that prevents the crowd from watching. FINE HIM 50 CENTS: In the draft room, Green Bay Packers general manager Ted Thompson is a stickler about cellphones. He doesn't want to hear them. So when his phone went off during the middle of a... Read more
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NBC26 Green Bay
Packers Second Screen: at Chiefs in preseason finaleplayers' hearts will break within the 43 hours after the Packers' preseason fin
Packers Second Screen: at Chiefs in preseason finale
NBC26 Green Bay / Posted 27 days ago
players' hearts will break within the 43 hours after the Packers' preseason finale in Kansas City. That's because GM Ted Thompson, Coach Mike McCarthy and their staff will decide that those players simply aren't good enough to beat their... Read more
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The Express-Times
Eagles could have a trade partner in the Packersisn't a team in the league that uses the "draft and develop'' strategy more tha
Eagles could have a trade partner in the Packers
The Express-Times / Posted 29 days ago
isn't a team in the league that uses the "draft and develop'' strategy more than the Packers. Under general manager Ted Thompson the Packers' roster is filled with players it selected in the draft or signed as undrafted rookie free free... Read more
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Bay News 9 Tampa Bay
Packers claim punter Jacob Schum from Bucs, boot Masthayafter claiming Jacob Schum off waivers from the Tampa Bay Buccaneers and releas
Packers claim punter Jacob Schum from Bucs, boot Masthay
Bay News 9 Tampa Bay / Posted 29 days ago
after claiming Jacob Schum off waivers from the Tampa Bay Buccaneers and releasing veteran Tim Masthay. General manager Ted Thompson made the move on Tuesday, two days after Tampa released Schum. The second-year player averaged 41.9 yards per... Read more
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FOX 6 Milwaukee
Green Bay Packers release punter Tim Masthaywere announced Tuesday, August 30th by Executive Vice President, General Manage
Green Bay Packers release punter Tim Masthay
FOX 6 Milwaukee / Posted 29 days ago
were announced Tuesday, August 30th by Executive Vice President, General Manager and Director of Football Operations Ted Thompson. According to the Packers, Schum, a 5-foot-10, 211-pound, second-year player out of the University at Buffalo,... Read more
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WAOW Wausau
Packers release Masthay; place Crockett, four others on IRMortell on Monday, everyone assumed that meant veteran punter Tim Masthay had w
Packers release Masthay; place Crockett, four others on IR
WAOW Wausau / Posted 29 days ago
Mortell on Monday, everyone assumed that meant veteran punter Tim Masthay had won the starting job. Not so fast, folks. Ted Thompson and company announced Tuesday afternoon that Masthay has been released after six seasons in Green Bay. In a... Read more
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NBC Sports: ProFootballTalk
Vikings cut nine, including 2015 seventh-round pick Austin ShepherdDoes Patterson make the team after final roster cuts? Ted Thompson is burning
Vikings cut nine, including 2015 seventh-round pick Austin Shepherd
NBC Sports: ProFootballTalk / Posted 30 days ago
Does Patterson make the team after final roster cuts? Ted Thompson is burning up the phone lines right now. Go get em boys! I hope we look at Sinkfield. We need a WR that can get behind the defense and stretch the field now that Jordy probably... Read more
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KTVZ Bend
Packers mum on Matthews, Peppers meeting with NFLtheir preseason game against the San Francisco 49ers in Santa Clara, Calif., on
Packers mum on Matthews, Peppers meeting with NFL
KTVZ Bend / Posted 1 months ago
their preseason game against the San Francisco 49ers in Santa Clara, Calif., on Friday night (10 p.m. ET). General manager Ted Thompson subsequently held his weekly news conference but refused to say much after he made some initial comments about... Read more
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KRDO Colorado Springs
Packers mum on Matthews, Peppers meeting with NFLtheir preseason game against the San Francisco 49ers in Santa Clara, Calif., on
Packers mum on Matthews, Peppers meeting with NFL
KRDO Colorado Springs / Posted 1 months ago
their preseason game against the San Francisco 49ers in Santa Clara, Calif., on Friday night (10 p.m. ET). General manager Ted Thompson subsequently held his weekly news conference but refused to say much after he made some initial comments about... Read more
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ABC 7 El Paso
Packers mum on Matthews, Peppers meeting with NFLtheir preseason game against the San Francisco 49ers in Santa Clara, Calif., on
Packers mum on Matthews, Peppers meeting with NFL
ABC 7 El Paso / Posted 1 months ago
their preseason game against the San Francisco 49ers in Santa Clara, Calif., on Friday night (10 p.m. ET). General manager Ted Thompson subsequently held his weekly news conference but refused to say much after he made some initial comments about... Read more
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News 8000
Packers mum on Matthews, Peppers meeting with NFLtheir preseason game against the San Francisco 49ers in Santa Clara, Calif., on
Packers mum on Matthews, Peppers meeting with NFL
News 8000 / Posted 1 months ago
their preseason game against the San Francisco 49ers in Santa Clara, Calif., on Friday night (10 p.m. ET). General manager Ted Thompson subsequently held his weekly news conference but refused to say much after he made some initial comments about... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
Packers mum on Matthews, Peppers meeting with NFLtheir preseason game against the San Francisco 49ers in Santa Clara, Calif., on
Packers mum on Matthews, Peppers meeting with NFL
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted 1 months ago
their preseason game against the San Francisco 49ers in Santa Clara, Calif., on Friday night (10 p.m. ET). General manager Ted Thompson subsequently held his weekly news conference but refused to say much after he made some initial comments about... Read more
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