GREEN BAY, Wis. (AP) — Safety Josh Jones, who missed all of the voluntary organized team activities, appeared on the practice field with his teammates as the Green Bay Packers opened their...
GREEN BAY, Wis. (AP) — The Packers would love nothing better than to put an offseason of turmoil behind them.
Not so fast: Safety Josh Jones reportedly wants a trade.
GREEN BAY, Wis. (AP) — The Green Bay Packers may have shown a greater willingness this offseason to sign veteran free agents under first-year general manager Brian Gutekunst, but the team is standing pat for now after injuries to key contributors on defense.
One day after inside linebacker Jake Ryan (knee) and safety Kentrell Brice (ankle) each had to be carted off the practice field, Gutekunst said Tuesday he's not going to seek outside help at either position.
GREEN BAY, Wis. (AP) — Blake Martinez gathered his fellow inside linebackers together after a tough day at Green Bay Packers practice.
It's difficult to see two key members of the defense go down with injuries on just the fourth day of training camp.
CLEVELAND (AP) — The Green Bay Packers came back to set the stage for Aaron Rodgers' comeback.
Brett Hundley threw a 25-yard touchdown pass to Davante Adams in overtime as the Packers rallied from a two-touchdown deficit in the fourth quarter for a 27-21 win on Sunday over the Cleveland Browns, who remain winless.
Cleveland fell to 0-13 and made too many crucial mistakes to break into the win column.
GREEN BAY, Wis. (AP) — The Packers got a glimpse of what their top two draft picks are capable of during Sunday's win over the Cincinnati Bengals, with hybrid safety/linebacker Josh Jones and cornerback Kevin King making their first NFL starts.
And they did not disappoint.
"Anytime you can get your young players in there and get that experience, (it's valuable)," Packers coach Mike McCarthy said Monday, one day after the team's 27-24 overtime victory over the Bengals.
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New faces: TE Martellus Bennett, TE Lance Kendricks, RG Jahri Evans, OLB Ahmad Brooks, DL Ricky Jean-Francois, CB Davon House, rookie DBs Kevin King and Josh Jones, rookie RBs Jamaal Williams and Aaron Jones.
Key losses: RB Eddie Lacy, TE Jared Cook, RG T.J. Lang, OL JC Tretter, LB Julius Peppers, S Micah Hyde.
GREEN BAY, Wis. (AP) — Josh Jones is listed as a safety on the Green Bay Packers roster, though he eventually he might be better known as a jack-of-all-trades player.
The hard-hitting rookie drafted in the third round has left a strong impression so far in training camp, showing the potential to contribute quickly at an already strong position.
GREEN BAY, Wis. (AP) — Green Bay Packers coach Mike McCarthy likes how the team's young players are performing in minicamp.
McCarthy said before Wednesday's workouts that the reps are critical for the young players. He singled out a few Packers including cornerback Damarious Randall, who McCarthy says has been outstanding this offseason.
GREEN BAY, Wis. (AP) — The Green Bay Packers have signed second-round defensive back Josh Jones.
The Journal Sentinel reports (http://bit.ly/2q7HMO8 ) the Packers expect to use Jones in a variety of roles, including possibly at linebacker. Jones was considered a safety at North Carolina State.
GREEN BAY, Wis. (AP) — What a day for Montravius Adams.
First he became a father after his girlfriend gave birth to their first child, son Montravius Adams, Jr., at about 2:30 p.m. Friday. About eight hours later, life changed again for the 6-foot-4, 300-pound Adams as the Auburn defensive lineman was drafted in the third round by the Green Bay Packers.
"Man, there (are) really no words I can say," Adams said. "I'm just thankful for the blessings."
RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — North Carolina State went into the final two games flirting with a losing season amid questions about the future of coach Dave Doeren.
The Wolfpack closed the year with flurry: a road win against a rival; a statement of support for Doeren from the school's athletic director; and now a bowl win. Doeren is hoping Monday's Independence Bowl victory against Vanderbilt is a sign that his program has found some momentum and learned from a bumpy season.