Posts tagged Desmond Bishop

D.J. Smith Has Surpassed A.J. Hawk

D.J. Smith

Much to the surprise of no one, D.J. Smith has outplayed A.J. Hawk in training camp. He’ll take over as the Green Bay Packers only linebacker in the dime package.

Bishop Needs Surgery, House Out 2-3 Weeks

Desmond Bishop

The injury news for the Green Bay Packers is in and it doesn’t look good for linebacker Desmond Bishop.

Desmond Bishop Could Miss Season

Desmond Bishop

Bad news folks. Green Bay Packers linebacker Desmond Bishop could miss the season with a hamstring injury. Nothing is definitive yet, but initial reports don’t look good.

Packers vs. Chargers: What We Learned

Tramon Williams

A look at the Green Bay Packers 21-13 preseason loss to the San Diego Chargers. Here’s what we learned from the game.

Desmond Bishop Has Calves of 12-Year-Old Girl

Desmond Bishop

Green Bay Packers inside linebacker is injured and being held out of training camp. Why? Because he has the calves of a 12-year-old girl. Here’s a look at the situation.

Packers Have More Injuries Than Previously Reported

Desmond Bishop

You can add four more guys to the Green Bay Packers list of failed physicals. Desmond Bishop came in with a non-football injury and three other guys just reduced their chances of making the roster to zero.

Aaron Rodgers, Desmond Bishop At Bucks Game [Photos]

Aaron Rodgers and Desmond Bishop took in the Milwaukee Bucks game Monday night. Miss America Laura Kaeppeler was also on hand. No word if Rodgers asked her out, but here are some photos of the action.

Free Agency: Packers Salary Cap Status And Options

Donald Driver

The Green Bay Packers will have to reduce their salary cap number in order to sign their draft picks and free agents. Here’s a look at the situation and how they’re likely to go about approaching their offseason.

Smith, Francois May Get Snaps When Starters Return

A.J. Hawk

D.J. Smith and Robert Francois may still see playing time when the Green Bay Packers starting inside linebackers, A.J. Hawk and Robert Francois, return to action. That may be bad news for Hawk in particular.

Bishop, Hawk Out Sunday

Desmond Bishop

Linebackers Desmond Bishop and A.J. Hawk have been ruled out for Sunday’s game. Here’s what that means and what we expect.

A Tale Of Two (Or Three) Linebackers

A.J. Hawk

The Green Bay Packers starting inside linebackers, Desmond Bishop and A.J. Hawk, are exceeding expectations and underperforming, respectively. We take a look at the stats and compare those to former Packer Nick Barnett, who’s now with the Buffalo Bills.

Desmond Bishop Is Going To The Pro Bowl

Desmond Bishop

Green Bay Packers linebacker Desmond Bishop hasn’t just become the leader of the team’s defense, he’s playing at a level commensurate with the league’s best.

Green Bay Packers vs. New Orleans Saints: Grades

Darren Sproles and Nick Collins

Game balls, injuries and grades for the Green Bay Packers passing attack, running game, passing defense, rushing defense and special teams from the team’s week one victory over the New Orleans Saints.

Training Camp Observations 8-16, Full Pads

Randall Cobb

The Green Bay Packers may have a quandary at tight end, where six guys are legitimate players. That, and the team experiments with Randall Cobb, Desmond Bishop’s father makes an appearance and injuries are affecting several players.

Bishop Forgets ID, Doesn’t Get To Meet President

Desmond Bishop

Green Bay Packers linebacker Desmond Bishop was the only member of the Green Bay Packers that didn’t get to meet president Barack Obama today. He wasn’t granted access to the White House because he forgot his ID on the team plane.

Packers’ Reactions To Continuation Of Lockout

Aaron Rodgers on the lockout

The Green Bay Packers had varied reactions to the events of the past two days that say the owners approve a new labor deal and the players choose not to vote. They ranged from rational to stupid. Here they are.

Rodgers Best NFL Player At ESPYs; Packers Represented [Photos]

Aaron Rodgers and Justin Timberlake

The ESPYs are a joke, but the award show gives athletes an excuse to dress up. The Green Bay Packers were well represented and Aaron Rodgers took home best NFL player. Check the gallery.

Packers Have Salary Cap Problems

Mark Tauscher

Once the new collective bargaining agreement is finished, the salary cap will return to the NFL and 2011’s cap will be lower than 2009’s. The cap is projected to be as high as $121 million, but could be as low as $117 million. The 2009 cap was $122 million. If the 2011 cap is $120 […]

Barnett Could Wind Up In San Diego

Nick Barnett

We’ve talked about the possibility of Nick Barnett being the odd man out at linebacker for the Green Bay Packers and one place he could potentially end up is in San Diego, where the Chargers are in a state of flux at the position. The Packers are set on the inside with Desmond Bishop and A.J. Hawk, both of whom signed new contracts with the team in the past year.

Lockout, Shmockout: Tailgate Tour Goes On

Awkward silence, anyone? The 2011 NFL lockout may be in full swing, but that didn’t stop Green Bay Packers players and brass from spending five days on a bus together this week for the annual Packers Tailgate Tour across Upper Michigan and Wisconsin. According to The Associated Press, coach Mike McCarthy, general manager Ted Thompson and several other staff members saw the bus off Tuesday.