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Pack Promotes QB Graham Harrell to the Active Roster

The Packers announced the promotion of quarterback Graham Harrell from the practice squad to the active roster. Harrell replaces second-year tight end Andrew Quarless, who has been placed on injured reserve after suffering a knee injury during Sunday’s 38-35 win over the New York Giants. Undrafted out of Texas Tech, Harrell joined the Packers in […]

Packers sign RB Saine to active roster

Coming off their bye week, the Packers announced that they have signed practice squad running back Brandon Saine to the active roster to replace Alex Green, who was placed on injured reserve with a knee injury. An undrafted free agent from Ohio State, Saine had 19 carries for 51 yards, six receptions for 36 yards […]

Packers Release Three

The Packers announced that three players have been placed on waivers. In addition to undrafted rookie offensive tackle Theo Sherman, third-year tight end Spencer Havner and wide receiver Brett Swain have been released. A seventh-round pick out of San Diego State by the Packers in 2008, Swain appeared in 22 games during his time in […]

The Final 53 With Last Five Cuts

By Billy Needham Ted Thompson and company have some very big decisions coming before final cuts are due September 3. He has a championship caliber roster, which currently stands at 86, so 33 guys are going to get the ax very soon. The team lost eight players (Colledge, Bigby, Jackson, Jenkins, Lee, Wilheim, Spitz, and […]

As Expected – Pack Part Ways with LB Hawk, TE Lee Cut Also

The Packers Wednesday released three players, with the big name being linebacker A.J. Hawk, who was set to make $10.5 million. Also released were safety Derrick Martin and tight end Donald Lee. Don’t be so fast through to write off Hawk in a Packers uniform, as ESPN’s Adam Schefter reports there are some who believe […]

Packers release DE Michael Montgomery

The Packers today dumped defensive end Michael Montgomery, a move that could allow them to promote one of their players from the physically unable to perform list. Montgomery was inked on October 15th, this after he was a 6th round pick by the team back in 2005. Cornerback Al Harris and safety Atari Bigby are […]

Packers: Tender Offers

Jclombardi reviews Packers tender offers. Guest senior writer jclombardi @ http://lombardiave.com  The Packers announced offers to all restricted free agents who will receive tenders including safety Bigby (2nd), cornerback Blackmon (right of first refusal), guard Colledge (2nd) , safety Collins (1st & 3rd) , defensive end Jolly, offensive lineman Spitz (2nd), fullback Kuhn (right of first refusal), and cornerback Williams (1st). Also, the Packers announced that […]

Pack Releases Guard Nevin McCaskill

From Packers.com – The Green Bay Packers have released G Nevin McCaskill. The transaction was announced Wednesday by Executive Vice President, General Manager and Director of Football Operations Ted Thompson. McCaskill was signed by the Packers on Dec. 11 and was inactive for the final three games of 2008.