Posts tagged Donald Driver

Driver Will Take Pay Cut, But Do Packers Want Him?

Donald Driver

The Green Bay Packers have a decision to make on receiver Donald Driver, who’s 37 and coming off one of his worst seasons as a pro. Driver is doing his part to make the decision tough by saying he’ll take a pay cut to stay in Green Bay. We break down the situation.

Sunday May Have Been Last Hurrah For These Packers

Donald Driver

The Green Bay Packers will likely bid farewell to several veterans this offseason. Here’s a look at who could be on the move and why.

Gurley Turns Down Vikings, Others To Stay On Packers Practice Squad

Tori Gurley

Receiver Tori Gurley has turned down an offer from the Minnesota Vikings, as well as other clubs, to remain on the Green Bay Packers practice squad. It’s an unusual occurrence, but here’s how it happened.

McCarthy Has Had Enough Of Your Questions About Receivers

Donald Driver

Green Bay Packers coach Mike McCarthy went off on a reporter who asked about the production of the team’s receivers. While the media is trying to manufacture a controversy, the Packers don’t seem to be having any of it.

Rodgers Puts On Clinic, Trounces Broncos

  Just when you thought Aaron Rodgers couldn’t get any better, he puts on a performance like he did Sunday that just blows your mind. Two rushing touchdowns. Four TD passes. More than 400 yards passing and, yes, one interception but that was more bad luck on his part than a bad decision. In short, […]

Donald Driver Could Be Expendable

Donald Driver

Perhaps it’s heresy to suggest, but Donald Driver may be expendable. The Green Bay Packers have a big decision to make — keep a popular, but regressing veteran with a hefty salary or keep an impressive youngster like Chastin West?

Packers Offense Sharp, Defense Sufficient In Cardinals Win

Greg Jennings

The Green Bay Packers beat the Arizona Cardinals 28-20 Friday night in a preseason contest. Here’s a look at who performed and what we know about the team after two preseason games.

Training Camp Observations 8-15, Full Pads

T.J. Lang

A look at the Green Bay Packers’ Monday practice. T.J. Lang has a real shot at left guard, Aaron Rodgers is finally on the same page as his receivers, and the day’s big catches are chronicled.

Training Camp Observations 8-1, Full Pads

Tom Crabtree and Jermichael Finley

The Green Bay Packers strapped on the pads and went full contact for the first time Monday night. Rookie Derek Sherrod was hit and miss at left guard, B.J. Raji looks dominant and the quarterbacks are still trying to find their rhythm.

Donald Driver Says Donald Driver Will Be Starting This Year

Donald Driver

Green Bay Packers receiver Donald Driver isn’t about to hand over his starting spot to Jordy Nelson or anyone else, saying he’s earned it. The question is whether he can keep it in what are probably the final two years of his career.

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.

Bruschi: Packers Priorities Not In Order

Tedy Bruschi

We’re not the only ones who think the Green Bay Packers might have a Super Bowl hangover. Former New England Patriots linebacker Tedy Bruschi, a three-time Super Bowl champion, called out the team’s leaders after receiver Donald Driver said the players have no plans to hold organized workouts.

Driver Aiming For Hall Of Fame

Donald Driver

Donald Driver will one day enter the Green Bay Packers Hall of Fame, but surprisingly, Driver has his eye on the Pro Football Hall of Fame in Canton. “If I can play two to three more years and put a nice little stamp on it, those records will stand there forever, and when it’s all said and done, maybe one day I can stand up here in Canton, Ohio, saying, ‘I made it,’” Driver said.

Veteran Packers Who Should Be Worried

James Jones

The NFL Draft changes the face of every team’s roster and the Green Bay Packers are no exception, even though they’re the reigning Super Bowl champs. Several veterans will go into training camp to fight for a roster spot, while others will simply be let go during free agency. Here’s a look at which players […]

Lovie Smith: Still An Idiot

Lovie Smith

After Chicago Bears coach Lovie Smith led his team to the NFC North title and NFC Championship game last season, I began to develop some respect for him. Since then, he’s done nothing but prove my initial feeling about him correct. He’s a complete idiot.

Draft Needs Start With Linebacker, Offensive Line

Clay Matthews

The Green Bay Packers will go into this year’s NFL Draft with a roster that doesn’t have a lot of holes.

The team could use upgrades in two key areas, though. The Packers still don’t have a pass-rush threat at linebacker opposite Clay Matthews and could also use help along the offensive line.

James Jones Could Be In Demand In Free Agency

James Jones

Green Bay Packers receiver James Jones is likely to have some suitors once free agency begins, providing the new collective bargaining agreement allows him to become a free agent as expected.

Jones’ name has already been mentioned in Cleveland, where the Browns have one of the worst receiving corps in the league.

Donald Driver: One More Time

For some reason, this touchdown reception by Green Bay Packers receiver Donald Driver against the San Francisco 49ers never gets old. So, watch it one more time before the Nazis at the NFL have it pulled from YouTube. If you heard the local radio broadcast, Larry McCarren yelled, “The old man’s still got it!” as […]

Jennings’ Increased Production Directly Related To Finley’s Demise

Green Bay Packers receiver Greg Jennings is playing some outstanding football of late. In the last five games, Jennings has 32 receptions for 520 yards and six touchdowns. Those are pretty nice numbers, especially when compared to his first five games — 14 receptions for 183 yards and three touchdowns. Additionally, Jennings’ targets have increased […]

Stick A Fork In The Minnesota Vikings

Greg Jennings

I think we can all agree, thanks to the Green Bay Packers, we can stick a fork in the Minnesota Vikings. They’re dead. Their season is officially over after the Packers thoroughly dominated them and old man Brett Favre in a 31-3 victory at the Metrodome. None of us thought it would be as easy […]