Posts Tagged ‘mark murphy’

Murphy Says Owners Are Done Negotiating

Although NFL players didn’t vote on the deal ratified by NFL owners, Green Bay Packers president Mark Murphy said the owners are done negotiating. “We’ve put our pens down,” Murphy told Kareem Copeland of the Green Bay Press-Gazette. “We’ve negotiated in good faith with the union. We’ve reached an agreement on all the key points. […]

Mark Murphy Hasn’t Ruled Out Pay Cuts if the Lockout Continues

The Packers are one of the teams who have not imposed pay cuts to staff or coaches but team President and CEO Mark Murphy hasn’t ruled it out if the labor dispute drags on. Murphy told Mike Vandermause of the Green Bay Press-Gazette, “It’s based on when we’re going to start missing revenue.” The Packers […]

Goodell Puts the Farve Reinstatement on Hold

It looks as if the Brett Favre saga with the Packers is going to continue.  Tomorrow. Commissioner Roger Goodell, with reinstatement papers in hand for the future Hall of Fame QB, says that no action will be taken today in if he is going to grant the QB his freedom to play again or not.  […]

Shareholders Want Answers For Favre Situation

Despite promises that both would be available to answer questions following the Packers Thursday Shareholders’ Meeting, president and CEO Mark Murphy and general manager Ted Thompson tried to avoid the crowds at Lambeau Field.  More than a full hour after the meeting ended, the duo finally came to the stadium’s atrium where they were bombarded […]

Murphy Says Favre Has Not Talked With Team About Return

Packers President Mark Murphy says the Packers have not been contacted by Brett Favre about a possible return from retirement.  Murphy tells the Milwaukee “Journal Sentinel”, quote ” Officially, all we’ve heard from Brett is the retirement announcement in March.”

CEO Murphy Thinks Favre Will Be Back

New Packers’ CEO Mark Murphy says he expects Brett Favre to return for one more season.  Murphy spoke at a luncheon for the Milwaukee Press Club on Wednesday.  He said Packer officials expect Brett’s decision this week sometime.  He said his guess is that Favre will come back. 

Packer’s New CEO Getting Used To New Job

The Packers’ new President and CEO-elect Mark Murphy had his first official day at his new job on Wednesday.  Murphy told reporters not to expect any major announcements or changes out of his office for a while.  He says he wants to use the first few months to get his bearings in the organization and […]

Packers Pep Rally To Preface Playoffs

The Packers don’t need help in getting support this season, but they’re going to try and get it anyway with a pep rally.  The team announced plans on Monday to hold the rally on Friday, January 11th, from 6 to 9 PM at Lambeau Field.  The free event will feature a stage with a live […]