Posts tagged Erik Walden

Free Agency Begins Today, Packers Will Be Nowhere To Be Found

Chad Clifton

The Green Bay Packers are expected to sit on the sidelines when free agency begins today, which should come as no surprise. Here’s a look at which of their own free agents are likely to be back and who’s likely to sign elsewhere.

Walden Takes Plea Deal

Green Bay Packers linebacker Erik Walden won’t be doing any time. He took a plea deal in the case stemming from an argument with his girlfriend that occurred in November.

Walden Appears To Be Out

Erik Walden

The Green Bay Packers aren’t happy with Erik Walden, this we know. It now looks like they’ve decided to bench Walden in favor of Brad Jones. Frank Zombo and Vic So’oto may also be in the mix.

Packers Having Problems At Outside Linebacker

Erik Walden

The Green Bay Packers have turned to undrafted rookies Vic So’oto and Jamari Lattimore at outside linebacker as Erik Walden continues to struggle. Could this be the reason that ultimately dooms the Packers.

Walden Charged With Disorderly Conduct

Erik Walden

Green Bay Packers linebacker Erik Walden has been charged with disorderly conduct in relation to the altercation he got into with his girlfriend on Nov. 25. He will not be charged with domestic violence. Here’s the rundown.

Walden Apologizes To Teammates, Fans

Erik Walden

Linebacker Erik Walden apologized to his teammates and Green Bay Packers fans for his arrest after returning to practice Tuesday. Here’s what he had to say and the questions that remain unanswered.

Surprise! Story Changes In Erik Walden Case

Green Bay Packers linebacker Erik Walden is a free man again after being released on bond Monday. Currently, there are no grounds for a criminal complaint because Walden’s girlfriend has has changed her story, but another hearing is set for December 7.

Erik Walden Is (Allegedly) A Thug

Green Bay Packers linebacker Erik Walden is spending his weekend in jail after allegedly hitting his girlfriend. Good work, bro.

Walden Fined; Bullshit?

Erik Walden

Green Bay Packers linebacker Erik Walden was fined for his hit on Chicago Bears quarterback Jay Cutler. The penalty on the play was questionable, making the fine even more dubious.

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.

Final Impressions: Packers vs. Saints

James Starks

A final look at the Green Bay Packers 42-36 win over the New Orleans Saints — what worked, what didn’t, who impressed and who’s to blame.

Tale of the Tape: Preseason, Game Two

Jermichael Finley

Shawn Neuser breaks down the tape from the Green Bay Packers preseason win over the Arizona Cardinals. Here’s what it said about the Derek Sherrod’s failings, Jermichael Finley’s return and who might be earning a roster spot.

Zombo Breaks Scapula, Walden Expected To Be Named Starter

Frank Zombo

Green Bay Packers linebacker Frank Zombo will miss significant time after breaking his scapula Friday night. The injury also means Erik Walden will likely be the starter at right outside linebacker.

Tale of the Tape: Preseason, Game One

James Starks

Shawn Neuser breaks down the tape from the Green Bay Packers preseason loss to the Cleveland Browns. Here’s what it said about the left guard competition, Morgan Burnett and the defensive line, among other things.

Erik Walden vs. Frank Zombo

Erik Walden

There are conflicting reports on who has the edge to start for the Green Bay Packers at right outside linebacker. The latest is that Erik Walden has the edge over Frank Zombo. We break down both players and ask you to chime in.

Zombo Reportedly Winning Linebacker Competition

Frank Zombo

Frank Zombo has the advantage to start for the Green Bay Packers at right outside linebacker. Erik Walden is still in the picture, but it looks like both players, along with Brad Jones, will get defensive reps this season. Can you say rotation?

Remember Brady Poppinga?

Green Bay Packers outside linebacker Brady Poppinga was supposed to help the team in the pass rush department in 2010.

That never really happened.

Poppinga recorded 14 tackles and one sack in the Packers’ first six games before landing on injured reserve and becoming the forgotten man.

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.

Walden Looks Like A Long Shot

Erik Walden

Green Bay Packers outside linebacker Erik Walden looks like a long shot to play in Super Bowl XLV. Walden, who suffered a high ankle sprain in the NFC Championship game, did not participate in Saturday’s jog-through practice. “Erik’s going to have to show us something before the game,” coach Mike McCarthy said. “Obviously we’re going […]

Zombo Is Back, Walden Sits

Frank Zombo

Green Bay Packers outside linebacker Frank Zombo, who hasn’t played in a game since spraining his posterior cruciate ligament on Dec. 12 at Detroit, finally returned to practice today. While that’s a boost for the Packers, Zombo’s replacement and the guy who has been outplaying him, Erik Walden, sat out Friday’s session with the sprained […]