Posts Tagged ‘Green Bay Packers’

Tigers’ Boyd back after negative COVID test

Wednesday, July 15th, 2020

The Big 12 Conference is delaying its virtual football media days until August but hasn’t made any decisions on changes to the season because of the coronavirus pandemic. After meeting with Big 12 athletic directors this week, Commissioner Bob Bowlsby said it was still too early to make decisions about changing the football season or other fall sports. He said the league would move forward slowly and constantly re-evaluate the ever-evolving situation.

Tigers’ Boyd back after negative COVID test

Wednesday, July 15th, 2020

The Big 12 Conference is delaying its virtual football media days until August but hasn’t made any decisions on changes to the season because of the coronavirus pandemic. After meeting with Big 12 athletic directors this week, Commissioner Bob Bowlsby said it was still too early to make decisions about changing the football season or other fall sports. He said the league would move forward slowly and constantly re-evaluate the ever-evolving situation.

Greenwich Village Bar Struggling to Stay Afloat Amid Pandemic Gets Help From NFL Friend

Wednesday, July 15th, 2020

If you're a Packers fan in New York City and you can't be at Lambeau Field on NFL Sundays, Greenwich Village might be the next best thing. That's where you'll find fellow cheeseheads cheering "Go Pack Go" at Kettle of Fish, a bar with what owner Patrick Daley calls "a strong Wiscosin tint." Daley ought to know — he's been in New York since the 1980s, but his Wisconsin accent is still strong.

Former Packers come out for 7th annual ‘Swing Against Cancer’ in Wisconsin Rapids

Monday, July 13th, 2020

WISCONSIN RAPIDS, Wis. WSAW) - When so many fundraisers are being canceled due to the COVID-19 pandemic, one of the bigger community events in Wisconsin Rapids still went on. The 7th annual ‘Swing Against Cancer’ took place on July 12th and 13th at the Ridges Golf Course.

How Tom Brady stacks up against other QBs in Madden NFL 21 ratings

Monday, July 13th, 2020

Here's where ex-New England Patriots quarterback Tom Brady ranks compared to other quarterbacks in the upcoming Madden NFL 21 video game.

Jordy Nelson and Randall Cobb produced one of the decade’s top seasons by WR duo

Monday, July 13th, 2020

At least one metric highlighted the work of Jordy Nelson and Randall Cobb during the 2014 season as one of the top seasons by a receiver duo during the past decade. Pro Football Focus’s “PFF WAR” metric attempts to replicate the wins above replacement metric from baseball. In the simplest terms, the stat measures a player’s contribution to a team relative to the average player.

Agents point to Packers’ Jon-Eric Sullivan as potential future NFL GM

Monday, July 13th, 2020

A survey of NFL scouts conducted by The Athletic revealed Jon-Eric Sullivan of the Green Bay Packers as a current personnel executive with the potential to eventually become a general manager in the NFL. Of the 30 scouts polled by Ben Standig of The Athletic, two pointed to Sullivan, the Packers co-director of player personnel, as a future general manager to watch.

Utes’ QB Jason Shelley transfers to Utah State, is immediately eligible

Monday, July 13th, 2020

Jason Shelley, once considered a contender to be the University of Utah’s starting quarterback, now is the heir apparent to Jordan Love at Utah State. The Aggies announced Monday that Shelley will join the USU program this fall as a junior and is immediately eligible. The 5-foot-11, 200-pound player out of Frisco, Texas, is the grandson of Phillip Shelley, who played safety for the Aggies in the early 1970s.

Round-By-Round non-expert Best Ball draft analysis: Part I

Monday, July 13th, 2020

Adam Levitan of Establish The Run joins a non-expert Best Ball draft for an honest, grounded recap.

Packers’ Aaron Rodgers wonders whether there will be a 2020 season

Monday, July 13th, 2020

Aaron Rodgers was at the golf course Sunday for the American Century Championship but hitting the fairway wasn’t really what was on his mind. When asked about going into the 2020 coronavirus pandemic-affected season, Rodgers said he was wondering if he would hit the gridiron this year at all. I think top of mind is are we gonna have a season?