Posts Tagged ‘Green Bay Packers’

Detroit Lions add former Packers WR Geronimo Allison

Sunday, March 29th, 2020

Detroit Lions add former Packers WR Geronimo Allison The Detroit Lions added some receiving depth over the weekend, agreeing to a one-year deal with former Green Bay Packers receiver Geronimo Allison on Sunday. The NFL Network is reporting it's a one-year deal worth $1.048 million with a $137,500 signing bonus. Undrafted out of Illinois in 2016, Allison has spent his entire four-year career with the Packers.

Packers ‘looked into’ signing top WRs, including Robby Anderson, but passed due to price

Sunday, March 29th, 2020

The Green Bay Packers shopped around the receiver market in free agency but eventually passed on spending big money at the position. According to Jeremy Fowler of ESPN, the Packers “looked into some of the top receivers,” including Robby Anderson, but the team went in another direction – eventually signing Devin Funchess on a cheap, one-year deal – once the prices ascended out of their comfort range.

Report: Lions agree to terms with WR Geronimo Allison

Sunday, March 29th, 2020

Last year, the Detroit Lions signed veteran wide receiver Jermaine Kearse late in the offseason, a reunion of sorts between a former player and the team’s new offensive coordinator Darrell Bevell. Detroit is being a bit more proactive in their approach to building depth at wideout ahead of April’s NFL Draft, reportedly agreeing to terms with Geronimo Allison according to ESPN’s Adam Schefter.

Rodgers on escape from Peru, legacy in Green Bay

Sunday, March 29th, 2020

Rodgers said the airport in Peru was jam-packed with people trying to leave when they arrived at 7am. "There was definitely a panic in the air. They were able to leave the country just 15 minutes before the airport was closed due to weather.

Around SB Nation: What other NFL blogs are discussing

Sunday, March 29th, 2020

Here’s all the biggest NFL headlines from this week: NFC NORTH The soon-to-be Packers receiver could actually earn more in incentives than the base value of his deal if he has a huge season in 2020. The Lions are making some interesting additions to their linebacking corps. If Foles has this kind of year, the Bears will be back in the playoffs.

Lions agree to deal with ex-Packers WR Allison

Sunday, March 29th, 2020

ESPN The Detroit Lions have agreed to a contract with wide receiver Geronimo Allison, the team announced Sunday. Allison spent the 2019 season with the Green Bay Packers, who had brought him back on a one-year, $2.8 million deal with the thought that he could move into the No. wide receiver slot vacated by Randall Cobb.

Early over/under win totals for the NFC North has Bears in third

Sunday, March 29th, 2020

With the first wave of NFL free agency behind us, BetOnline.ag has adjusted their over/under numbers for the win totals, and believe it or not they have the Chicago Bears receiving a half game bump from where they were in February. Back then the Bears’ over/under was 8, but now here’s how they sit along with the other three teams in the NFC North.

The Green Bay Packers Have A Lengthy List Of Draft Needs

Sunday, March 29th, 2020

In their stead, Green Bay has added right tackle Rick Wagner, linebacker Christian Kirksey and wide receiver Devin Funchess. Now, when the NFL Draft begins April 23, the Packers have a surprising number of needs for a team coming off a 13-3 regular season and a trip to the NFC Championship Game. Green Bay has its own pick in all seven rounds, plus two additional sixth round selections and one extra seventh rounder.

Silverstein: Packers wise to be prepared in case another Aaron Rodgers falls into their lap

Sunday, March 29th, 2020

According to a source who tracks draft prospect visits, the Packers were prepared to host several of the top quarterbacks in the draft before the league canceled all visits due to the coronavirus pandemic. The group, according to the source, included Alabama’s Tua Tagovailoa, Utah State’s Jordan Love, Washington’s Jacob Eason and Oklahoma’s Jalen Hurts.

Silverstein: Packers wise to be prepared in case another Aaron Rodgers falls into their lap

Sunday, March 29th, 2020

According to a source who tracks draft prospect visits, the Packers were prepared to host several of the top quarterbacks in the draft before the league canceled all visits due to the coronavirus pandemic. The group, according to the source, included Alabama’s Tua Tagovailoa, Utah State’s Jordan Love, Washington’s Jacob Eason and Oklahoma’s Jalen Hurts.