10:43 AM EDT, Wed September 02, 2015

Thompson: Cutting players is a no-win situation

Green Bay - The following is a summary of Packers GM Ted Thompson's final training camp press conference conducted Wednesday morning: - (On releasing players) We talk to all the players, some more than others. Coaches do a great job of explaining thins. Sometimes we give the players tips to improve on. But it's a no-win situation. It's a bad time. - (On cutting yesterday) We were still making decisions. - (On cutting to 75) I'm not a big fan of the 75. I think that's antiquated. I think it would be more useful for teams to decide how they want to play the last game. - (Why...

Packers camp report: Tuesday at a glance

Everyone knows Mike Daniels is the Packers’ best pass rusher among the defensive linemen. He demonstrated it again in the one-on-one pass drill during training camp.

Matt Blanchard among five players cut by Packers

Matt Blanchard, the quarterback who led UW-Whitewater to NCAA Division III national championships in 2010 and ’11, came along at the wrong time for the Green Bay Packers.

Packers' Jared Abbrederis has a feel-good return to practice

The murmurs surrounding the return of Jared Abbrederis flitted the length of Ray Nitschke Field on Tuesday, where fans of the Packers whispered and pointed and snapped photos of the player donning No. 84.

Packers' special teams struggle against Eagles

Eight penalties, a 67-yard return allowed on the opening kickoff, a fumble, a dropped interception on a 2-point conversion and a punt return with 10 men on the field all were special teams lowlights in the Packers’ 39-26 drubbing at the hands of the Eagles.

Blanchard among cuts despite strong camp

 Photo/ Matt Blanchard didn’t earn a spot on the Packers’ 53-man roster, but he did earn the respect of his position coach. GREEN BAY – Alex Van Pelt has enough work to do, coaching both the Green Bay Packers’ quarterbacks and wide receivers. He was not looking to appoint himself general manager.But, if Packers GM Ted Thompson decides to bring back quarterback Matt Blanchard to fill one of the team’s 10 practice-squad slots, Van Pelt would be thrilled.“Those are personnel decisions,” Van Pelt said Tuesday afternoon, shortly after Blanchard learned he was one of seven players...

Packers roll out green and gold carpet for young fan fighting cancer

Longtime Green Bay Packers fan Josh Darland has been fighting a rare form of cancer for five years, with four rounds of chemotherapy treatment and six surgeries since he was diagnosed at age 17.

Training camp report No. 17: Tuesday, Sept. 1, 2015

 Photo/ESPNWisconsin.com With Green Bay schools back in session, the Packers were a bit light on bike kids for the final practice of camp. GREEN BAY – Taking a closer look at the Green Bay Packers’ 17th and final practice of training camp on Tuesday:Thumbs up:  Everyone, from coach Mike McCarthy to quarterback Aaron Rodgers to the offensive linemen themselves has said it: One of the biggest reasons for the offense’s success last season was the cohesion of the offensive line, and that chemistry was forged by the quintet playing 17 of 18 games together last season. (The lone...

Blog recap: Packers Tuesday practice

Review our live coverage from the sideline at Ray Nitschke Field as the Packers conducted their final camp practice open to the public Tuesday afternoon. Check back later for more coverage, including cuts as the Packers must trim their roster to 75 by 3 p.m.

Packers make cuts to 75-player limit

The Green Bay Packers reached the mandatory 75-player roster limit Tuesday by placing WR Jordy Nelson on injured reserve; waiving/injured WRs Javess Blue and Jimmie Hunt, and releasing QB Matt Blanchard, WR James Butler, LB Adrian Hubbard, DB Kyle Sebetic and TE Harold Spears.

Abbrederis: I have full confidence right now

Green Bay Wide receiver Jared Abbrederis returned to practice for the Green Bay Packers on Tuesday after suffering a concussion on the first day of training camp.

Cobb: 'I don't plan on missing a game'

 Photo/ Randall Cobb isn’t expecting to miss a game because of the shoulder injury he suffered Saturday. GREEN BAY – At one point during Tuesday’s final practice of training camp, the Green Bay Packers lined Davante Adams, Myles White and Jeff Janis up with quarterback Aaron Rodgers and the No. 1 offense.If his injured right shoulder progresses the way he expects, Randall Cobb does not anticipate that being the lineup for the Sept. 13 regular-season opener at Chicago.“I dont plan on missing a game,” said Cobb, who obviously won’t play in Thursday night’s preseason finale...

ESPN article tells story of Bart Starr's drive to return to Lambeau Field

Ian O'Connor, a senior writer with ESPN, spent time with Bart and Cherry Starr at their home in Birmingham, Ala., and writes an extensive and poignant account of the visit.

Live coverage: Packers Tuesday practice

Follow our live coverage from the sideline at Ray Nitschke Field as the Packers conduct their final camp practice open to the public. The practice begins at 12:15. Afterward, check back for more coverage, including cuts as the Packers must trim their roster to 75 by 3 p.m.

McCarthy: I'm hopeful Jared Abbrederis practices today

Green Bay The following is a summary of coach Mike McCarthy's pre-practice press conference Tuesday: - (On playing time Thursday) I don't have a plan for you right now. ... Still some moving to get down to 75 (players). Playing time will be figured out tomorrow. - (On Randall Cobb) He's been here the whole time. He's progressing. - (On injury updates) I don't have injury updates on any of our players. - (On this week) This is a very difficult game to play on a 75-cut. ... I can't tell you how many different conversations we've had. That's why things are still moving. That's...

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  • 2 Jordy Nelson

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  • 1 Randall Cobb

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  • 1 Mike Daniels

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