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Tagged: Aaron Rodgers (163 Results)

Factoid: Packers sans Adams

I wonder how much the Packers will miss Davante Adams? Great receiver, of course, but they’ve played without him in the past, and the offense hasn’t fallen apart.  more »


Around the NFL: Christian Watson

I think I’ve got an idea of the plan for Christian Watson, and I think it was kind of confirmed by executive Brian Gutekunst at a press conference at their spring workouts. At least for now, their rookie receiver isn’t a replacement for Davante Adams but instead for Marquez Valdes-Scantling.  more »


Around the NFL: Raiders-Packers

Wow. Not often you see these kind of moves. Davante Adams headed to the Raiders for first- and second-round picks.   more »



Garoppolo undergoes successful shoulder surgery

San Francisco quarterback JIMMY GAROPPOLO had successful shoulder surgery this week and he is expected to be throwing a football well ahead of training camp. The main question now is whereMore Garoppolo will be throwing. Garoppolo is still expected to be traded at some point this offseason, although the shoulder surgery does complicate his situation somewhat. With AARON RODGERS staying in Green Bay and RUSSELL WILSON and CARSON WENTZ finding new teams, Garoppolo is likely near the top of the list of potential targets for teams still searching for a quarterback upgrade. Less



Packers use franchise tag on WR Adams

The Green Bay Packers placed the franchise tag on veteran wide receiver DAVANTE ADAMS this week, ensuring the star wideout and favorite target of AARON RODGERS will return to the teamMore for a ninth season. Rodgers’ decision to remain with the team made it imperative that the Packers retain Adams as Green Bay prepares to make another run at the Super Bowl. Less

Source: Green Bay Press-Gazette


4 more years…Rodgers stays put

Veteran quarterback AARON RODGERS agreed to a new four-year deal with the Packers that will keep him as the starting quarterback in Green Bay and extend the team’s playoff window. TheMore reported deal would keep Rodgers, who turned 38 last December, with the team until he’s 42. The four-year, $200 million deal will also make Rodgers the highest-paid player in NFL history. Less

Source: Green Bay Press-Gazette

Around the NFL: Aaron Rodgers

So much for Aaron Rodgers going to Denver or anywhere else. He’s agreed to a new contract with the Packers.   more »



Packers to hire familiar quarterbacks coach

The Green Bay Packers are reportedly set to hire Tom Clements as the team’s new quarterbacks coach. The move is another indication that the team is going “all-in” to retain starMore quarterback AARON RODGERS heading into the 2022 season. In addition to being one of the most experienced offensive coaches in football, Clements has a strong connection and friendship with Rodgers. Rodgers has often credited Clements with much of his development and maturation as a quarterback. Less

Source: Team Blog


Packers to go “all-in” to keep Rodgers?

With the NFL offseason now officially open, the Green Bay Packers are reportedly set to go “all-in” to keep star quarterback AARON RODGERS in town. The Packers are believed to beMore set to make Rodgers the highest paid quarterback in the NFL in an effort to make another run at a Super Bowl title. Rodgers, meanwhile, has yet to make his plans for the upcoming season known. Less

Source: Team Blog

Factoid: Old quarterbacks

Earlier in the week I ran an item about how Tom Brady got better with age as an NFL (and fantasy) quarterback. He's without question the best of the old-man quarterbacks we've ever seen, and no doubt will ever see. But he's not the only one.   more »



Packers QB Rodgers not interested in being part of a rebuild

Green Bay quarterback AARON RODGERS admitted he has a lot to think about after this weekend’s surprising upset loss to the San Francisco 49ers. While Rodgers said he is uncertain aboutMore his future, he did say that he is not interested in being part of a rebuild if he continues to play. Rodgers could seek greener pastures if the Packers are in for a big overhaul. And if a rebuild is in order in Green Bay, it could be time for the JORDAN LOVE era to begin. Less


Factoid: Aaron Rodgers

Packers (and Titans) fans are hurting today, with their teams being the first No. 1 seeds to both lose on opening weekend since 2010. Why even try to earn a first-round bye? Neither Green Bay nor Tennessee seemed to gain an advantage from it. In any case, it was the latest in a long string of playoff disappointments for likely MVP Aaron Rodgers.   more »



Packers activate WR Cobb from injured reserve

The Green Bay Packers activated veteran wide receiver RANDALL COBB from injured reserve on Thursday and he is expected to play Saturday night against the San Francisco 49ers in the DivisionalMore Round playoff game. Cobb has worked his way back from core muscle surgery in less than two months. With fellow wide receiver MARQUEZ VALDES-SCANTLING doubtful for the game due to a back issue, Cobb could be in line for a big game as one of quarterback AARON RODGERS’ trusted targets. Less

Source: Team Website

Mailbag: January 20, 2022

Ian Allan answers your fantasy football questions. In this edition: Will Cam Akers put up elite numbers in 2022? Top individual prospects for the remainder of the postseason. more »


Fantasy News: Re-stacking the board

Some out there, I am told, are starting their fantasy playoff competitions now. That solves the issue of some teams having byes, and there were a bunch of clunker games in a less-than-super Wild Card Weekend. With that in mind, let me take a moment to take a stab at an overall board.  more »


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