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07.11.2008 | | Posted at 12:00 AM
By Nicole
Favre seeks unconditional release from Packers, sources say By Chris MortensenESPN.com (Archive) HATTIESBURG, Miss -- Three days after a conference call with Green Bay Packers team officials on Tuesday in which quarterback Brett Favre emphatically expressed his desire to play in 2008, Favre on Friday formally asked for his contractual release from the Packers in a letter, sources close t...
07.02.2008 | | Posted at 12:00 AM
By Nicole
  Doesn't it feel like one of these "stories" comes out every couple of weeks or so? I'm just passing on the information.... Source: Favre has 'itch' to ditch retirement, report to camp By Chris MortensenESPN.com(Archive) Updated: July 2, 2008, 4:12 PM ET With his family "tugging" on him to play, Brett Favre has an "itch" to come out of retirement and report to training camp wi...
06.20.2008 | | Posted at 12:00 AM
By Nicole
ESPN.com's John Clayton says that Aaron Rodgers has crazy arm strength. He says is like Rodgers has Superman's right arm.But the best quote comes from Packers' WR Greg Jennings:"He has a cannon," wide receiver Greg Jennings said. "We call him the 'Human Jugs Machine.' He throws it like a Jugs machine every time."He can make every throw on the football field, and his deep ball is one of the prettiest. Brett had a great deep ball, but Aaron has a beautiful one."

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06.19.2008 | | Posted at 12:00 AM
By Nicole
  Reports: Packers checking on Taylor's availability in trade ESPN.com news services The Dolphins say they want Jason Taylor to play one final season in Miami, but that reportedly hasn't stopped the Green Bay Packers from continuing to check on his availability. The Green Bay Press-Gazette and Milwaukee Journal Sentinel are reporting that the Packers have called the Dolphins...
Wednesday, May 28, 2008
I’m Art Kumbalek and man oh manischewitz what a world, ain’a? And speaking of politics, I remember it was 40 years ago this time of year that as a young man I had precociously packed up the horn I played on the Eugene McCarthy presidential bandwagon ’cause Bobby Kennedy was now my guy but good.
04.27.2008 | | Posted at 12:00 AM
By Nicole
This article was featured in Friday's Journal-Sentinel pre-draft coverage and basically says that Jack Ikegwuonu would be likely to be drafted. Instead, Ikegwuonu was drafted in the 4th round today.The sixth round had a bit of a rush on former Badgers, as kicker Taylor Melhaff went to New Orleans at #178 overall. Defensive tackle Nick Hayden went three spots later at #181 to the Carolina Panthers....
04.27.2008 | | Posted at 12:00 AM
By Nicole
The Packers traded down to get an extra fourth round pick, so they had no first round pick. Instead, they got the Jets second round pick at #36, just 6 picks below our original pick. With that pick they took Jordy Nelson, a WR out of Kansas State. This pick seems a little odd, what with Donald Drive, James Jones, Ruvell Martin and Koren Robinson already on the team at WR. In addition, after the pi...
04.03.2008 | | Posted at 12:00 AM
By Nicole
Report: Favre considering a comeback Agent quietly inquiring with NFL teams about trade with Packers NBCSports.com news services updated 59 minutes ago Green Bay Packers quarterback Brett Favre, who announced his retirement last month after 17 seasons, reportedly could be weighing a comeback with another team. Favre's agent has quietly inquired with teams about their interest in tra...

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