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Sports Verdict: Who Should Be The No. 1 QB In Fantasy Drafts? Drew Brees Vs. Aaron Rodgers

With fantasy drafts now in full swing, would-be owners are scrambling to unlock the secrets of this year’s draft. To that end, let’s take a closer look at who might be the best QB option this year in fantasy: Aaron Rodgers or Drew Brees.

08/30/2013

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Toby Gerhart’s Brother Trying To Make The Packers

The Packers-Vikings rivalry could have an extra wrinkle this fall — a sibling rivalry. Toby Gerhart’s in his fourth year as a Vikings running back. His brother Garth, an offensive lineman from Arizona State, is trying to make the team in Green Bay.

08/20/2013

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Kicker Ryan Longwell To Retire As A Packer

Veteran kicker Ryan Longwell is retiring as a Green Bay Packer. Longwell is the all-time leading scorer in Packers’ history. He scored 1,054 points during his nine-year career in Green Bay (1997-2005). He connected on 226 field goals and 376 extra points. Longwell set a team record by leading the Packers in scoring in nine consecutive seasons, beating the previous mark of seven by Don Hutson from 1939-45.

08/12/2013

TUSCALOOSA, AL - SEPTEMBER 08: Eddie Lacy #42 of the Alabama Crimson Tide tries to break a tackle by Andrew Jackson #4 of the Western Kentucky Hilltoppers at Bryant-Denny Stadium on September 8, 2012 in Tuscaloosa, Alabama. (Photo by Kevin C. Cox/Getty Images)

Eddie Lacy Gives The Green Bay Packers Exactly What They Need

The Green Bay Packers drafted Alabama running back Eddie Lacy in the second round of the draft in April to fix its problematic running game. The Packers have been in the top half of the NFL in rushing just once in Mike McCarthy’s seven years as head coach. Lacy, a big and powerful back, aims to fix that.

08/04/2013

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Vikings LB Bishop ‘A Kid In A Candy Store’ At Camp

Desmond Bishop’s first practice with the Minnesota Vikings was also his first in almost a year. The recently signed linebacker missed last season with Green Bay because of a torn right hamstring, an injury he suffered in an exhibition game. The Packers cut him last month, and he joined the rival Vikings soon after.

07/27/2013

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Reports: Vikings Sign Fmr. Packer LB Bishop

The Minnesota Vikings have reportedly signed former Green Bay Packers linebacker Desmond Bishop to a one-year deal.

06/24/2013

NFC Wild Card Playoffs - Green Bay Packers 24 - Minnesota Vikings 10

Packers Sign Rodgers For $110M Over 5 Years

This ought to give Aaron Rodgers fond memories of the NFL draft.

04/26/2013

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Key NFL Draft Picks To Fill NFC North Offensive, Defensive Holes

The 2013 NFL Draft will take place this week, so let’s take a look at which holes each team in the NFC North needs to fill to have a successful draft.

04/22/2013

Green Bay Packers 24 - Jacksonville Jaguars 15

Packers All-Time Leading Receiver Driver To Retire

Donald Driver is retiring, with a formal announcement planned next week for the Green Bay Packers all-time leading receiver.

01/31/2013

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Packers Running Back Cited In Dog Attack

Green Bay Packers running back Cedric Benson has been cited for letting his dogs run loose and attack a neighbor’s livestock in Manitowoc County.

01/24/2013

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Not Guilty Plea In Post-Game Fight Near Lambeau

A man has pleaded not guilty to charges resulting from a fight after the Minnesota Vikings-Green Bay Packers game last month.

01/16/2013

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A Tale Of 2 QBs In Game Between Green Bay & San Francisco

Green Bay Packers quarterback Aaron Rogers grew up in California and San Francisco’s quarterback Colin Kaepernick grew up a Packers fan.

01/12/2013

NFC Wild Card Playoffs - Green Bay Packers 24 - Minnesota Vikings 10

Packers Reveal Ticket Plan If GB Makes Super Bowl

If you’re a Packers season-ticket holder, you’ll be finding out in the next few days whether you’ve won a conditional drawing for two Super Bowl tickets.

01/09/2013

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Rybak Pays Off Bet With Green Bay Mayor

Minneapolis Mayor R.T. Rybak has paid off his friendly wager with Green Bay Mayor Jim Schmitt over Saturday’s playoff game between the Vikings and the Packers.

01/07/2013

GREEN BAY, WI - JANUARY 05: Running back Adrian Peterson #28 of the Minnesota Vikings runs the ball in front of nose tackle B.J. Raji #90 of the Green Bay Packers in the second half during the NFC Wild Card Playoff game at Lambeau Field on January 5, 2013 in Green Bay, Wisconsin. (Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

The Future Looks Bright For The Minnesota Vikings

The Minnesota Vikings had a disappointing finish to an encouraging season. Jared Allen will undergo surgery on his shoulder after the Pro Bowl later this month. The Vikings now begin preparation for the draft in April and evaluating its 14 free agents.

01/07/2013

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