Packers’ free-agent signees playing well

The level at which Green Bay Packers general manager Ted Thompson eschews signing free agents each offseason has gone from a local talker to a national meme in recent NFL offseasons. These days, it’s not just Packers fans who smirk/smile/shake their head/grumble whenever the topic of Thompson and free agents arises. Now, everyone talks about […]

Packers activate guard J. C. Tretter to active roster and cut tackle Derek Sherrod

The Green Bay Packers have moved on from former first round pick in 2011, Derek Sherrod and activated J. C. Tretter from injured reserve/ designated to return list. Sherrod was drafted with much excitement was expected to protect Aaron Rodgers’ blind side for the next decade, but it didn’t pan out that way. Ever since […]

Packers Sign McCarthy To Extension

The Green Bay Packers have announced a multi-year extension for head coach Mike McCarthy.  Terms have not been announced yet.  Earlier this summer, the Packers extended the contract of general manager Ted Thompson and many saw an extension for McCarthy as forthcoming shortly thereafter. McCarthy is the third-most winning coach in Packers history, with 93 […]

Packers release Ryan Taylor, add WR Kevin Dorsey to 53 man roster

The Green Bay Packers released special teamer and backup tight end Ryan Taylor and promoted practice squad wide receiver Kevin Dorsey to the active roster. Taylor, a seventh round p;ick in the 2011 draft, showed little production this year on special teams, amassing only one tackle. On offense, he had only 10 snaps all season, all […]

Packers Practice Squad Cornerback Jumal Rolle signed by the Houston Texans

The Houston Texans signed Jumal Rolle from the Packers practice squad to their active Roster. Rolle was one of the stars of training camp for the Packers and it was surprising to many that he didn’t make it onto the Packers 53 man roster after the final cuts. Instead Demetri Goodson got the roster spot […]