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Final Packers Roster Prediction

The Packers defeated the Kansas City Chiefs in their final preseason game 34-14 to close out their preseason with a 3-1 record. Now the Packers must make some difficult roster cuts by Saturday afternoon to get the team to the required 53-man roster. Read more...

Packers Roster Prediction

Here is my latest roster projection for the Packers as they head into their final preseason game against the Kansas City Chiefs. I will be posting another one as soon as the game is over on Thursday night.
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Packers Fans, Step Away From the Ledge

This past Friday night, the Packers defeated the Raiders in convincing fashion and the Aaron Rodgers proclaimed after the game that the Packers were ready for the season. Fans were excited and what may have been even better, it looked like the Packers came out of the game without any major injuries. Read more...

Packers First 53-Man Roster Prediction

In preparation for the first preseason game of the year this Saturday against the Tennessee Titans, here is the first projection of the 53-man roster. Before every preseason game of the year, I will update any changes based on injuries or players standing out with their playing skills. Read more...

Welcome Back, Brett

The Ol’ Gunslinger is back in Green Bay. Or should we say, will be back in Green Bay next summer. Read more...

Can the Packers Afford Nelson?

Jordy Nelson apparently wants $10 million dollars a year. Who doesn’t? But, considering his profession, is Nelson worth it? It was reported today that Packers wide receiver wants a new contract that would average $10 million dollars a year. If Nelson wants $10 million dollars as his base salary, it would put him tied as third in the league for the most amount of money being paid to a receiver, in regards to their base amount. He would be tied with the likes of Vincent Jackson and Andre Johnson and only behind Mike Wallace and Percy Harvin. Read more...

We Could All Learn From Derek Jeter

Derek Jeter completed his last MLB All-Star game of his career on Tuesday night. It was filled with laughter, cheers, and tears from fans and teammates from across the world. There isn’t many professional athletes that are more respected than Derek Jeter is and that was evident during the 85th MLB All-Star Game. Read more...

Time for Finley and Packers to Part Ways

The Green Bay Packers want Jermichael Finley back. It seems like by all accounts that Finley wants to come back to the Packers. But is it smart for the Packers to bring back Finley, who is coming off a severe neck injury and wants to be paid like an elite tight end? Read more...

With the Second Pick in the 2014 NBA Draft, The Milwaukee Bucks Select...

The Milwaukee Bucks are selecting second in this year’s NBA Draft. Even with the worst record in the NBA, you can’t really say that the Bucs lost the lottery because this year’s draft is deep, especially with the first couple of draft picks. Bucks fans should start to get excited about their team though. Even though they had a season no fan wants to go through this past season, there is optimism. The Bucks have two new owners, the possibility of a new arena, and the second pick in a deep draft. Read more...

Packers Rookies That Stand Out

The Green Bay Packers completed their draft this past weekend and the NFL pundits gave high remarks to general manager Ted Thompson and his staff for their draft. If you like reading and believe draft grades, the Packers consistently fell between an A and a B in their draft grading. Read more...