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Packers Tell Safety Nick Collins They Are Releasing Him reports that the Pack are going to release 7-year veteran safety Nick Collins. His neck injury is just not well enough in the teams eyes to allow him to keep playing. Packers safety Nick Collins’ seven-year tenure with the team is over. Tom Silverstein of the Milwaukee Journal-Sentinel reports that the team will release […]

Woodson May Play Safety in 2012 if Collins Can’t Return

The Milwaukee Journal Sentinel reports that the Packers may ask Charles Woodson to play safety next season if Nick Collins isn’t able to come back to the team after his neck injury. If Nick Collins is unable to return from a neck injury, Green Bay Packers defensive coordinator Dom Capers might consider asking cornerback Charles […]

What Will the Future Hold for Nick Collins?

With the season over, the Packers have 8 free agents, three of them starters as they already start to look ahead to 2012. Nick Collins is one player that the team will have to decide on, and already there’s chatter about what the future will hold for the safety, who had a neck injury kill […]

Collins Prepared To Accept Doctor’s Judgment

Packers safety Nick Collins won’t know if he’ll be able to continue his playing career for several months, but the three-time Pro Bowler is prepared to accept whatever determination his doctors make, the Green Bay Press-Gazette reports. Collins underwent neck fusion surgery to repair a bulging disc in September after injuring his neck in a […]

Packers place S Collins on IR

The Packers announced that they have placed Pro Bowl safety Nick Collins on injured reserve. Collins was injured on September 18 when he was attempting to tackle Panthers running back Jonathan Stewart. Collins spent the night in a Charlotte hospital, but returned to Green Bay the following day. Collins underwent successful neck surgery on September, […]

Packers at Falcons Thursday Injury Report

Green Bay Did not participate: T Bryan Bulaga (knee), S Nick Collins (neck), LB Clay Matthews (quadriceps), DE Mike Neal (knee), TE Andrew Quarless (knee), CB Charles Woodson (foot, knee) Limited participation: LB Brad Jones (hamstring), LB Jamari Lattimore (shoulder), CB Patrick Lee (back), CB Tramon Williams (shoulder), LB Frank Zombo (shoulder) Full participation: T […]

Packers All Pro safety Nick Collins out for season with neck injury

Packers safety Nick Collins is out for the season with a neck injury according to Tom Silverstein of the Milwaukee Journal-Sentinel. Collins, who returned to Green Bay at 1 p.m., was evaluated last night in a Charlotte hospital and it was determined he should not play the rest of the season. A course of treatment, including […]

Collins Says He’s Enjoying Time Off During Lockout

During a personal appearance in Milwaukee on Friday, Packers Pro Bowl safety Nick Collins admitted that he’s enjoying the additional time he’s spent with his family during the lockout. “A lot of guys like me are enjoying the extra time with their families, and we get to let our bodies heal,” Collins said according to […]

Packers: 2010 Team Grades

Senior writer jclombardi presents Packers team grades. PASS OFFENSE: A. Led by elite QB Rodgers, the Packers were fifth in passing yards per game (257.8), third in yards per completion (8.0), fourth (tied) in touchdown passes (31), and third in overall passer rating (98). QB Rodgers matured to elite status leading the Packers to win […]

Packers: 5 On NFL Pro Bowl Team

Jclombardi announces Packers have 5 players going to NFL Pro Bowl. The five Packers on the NFL NFC Pro Bowl team are wide receiver Greg Jennings, offensive lineman Chad Clifton, safety Nick Collins, cornerback Charles Woodson and linebacker Clay Matthews. Alternates: QB Aaron Rodgers, CB Tramon Williams, WR Donald Driver, LB A.J. Hawk, NT B.J. Raji, and G Josh Sitton.