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Slimmed-down Neal eager to practice, show more speed

Slimmed-down Neal eager to practice, show more speed

 Photo/ESPNWisconsin.com A slimmer Mike Neal has yet to practice in camp but believes the weight he lost will make him quicker at outside linebacker.  GREEN BAY – After a five-sack season and playing in all 16 games for the first time in his career in 2013 – leading to a two-year, $8 million contract this offseason – it’s clear Mike Neal has a future in the NFL.But if the Green Bay Packers outside linebacker/defensive end is looking for another business opportunity, perhaps he could help the rest of us normal humans in the weight-loss department.A year after showing up at camp...

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Training camp report: Monday at a glance

Well before Bryan Bulaga blew out his knee Aug. 3, offensive line coach James Campen of the Packers said it wouldn’t be long before he would be regarded as the best right tackle in the NFL. On Monday, Bulaga made a triumphant return just less than 12 months after suffering a torn ACL.

Julius Peppers happy to be just one of the guys

The Green Bay Packers want Julius Peppers to play a different position than he played with the Chicago Bears and to complement their defensive star, Clay Matthews, not outplay him.

Prognosis good for T.J. Lang's shoulder injury

T.J. Lang was relieved that tests showed there is nothing structurally wrong with his injured shoulder and he wouldn’t have to miss an extended period of Green Bay Packers training camp.

Pass rush in the past for a leaner Mike Neal

Mike Neal’s days as one of the Packers’ best interior pass rushers are over, at least for now. A drop of about 15 pounds from last season should spur Neal’s development at outside linebacker but also renders him too small to rush against the center and guards.

Lang trying to work out soreness in his shoulder

Green Bay T.J. Lang was relieved that tests showed there is nothing structurally wrong with his injured shoulder and he wouldnt have to miss an extended period of Green Bay Packers training camp.

Lighter, trimmer Mike Neal eyes second season at OLB

Green Bay - Outside linebacker Mike Neal of the Green Bay Packers has yet to practice because of a core muscle issue that he doesn't consider major.

Lang vows to return 'full-time' Wednesday or Thursday

 Photo/ESPNWisconsin.com  Its been a lonely first first three days of practice for T.J. Lang, who has been sidelined because of a lingering shoulder injury. GREEN BAY – At age 28 and entering his sixth NFL season, T.J. Lang finally knows where the training room is. And as one of the Green Bay Packers’ resident tough guys, the veteran guard has realized that it doesn’t make him soft.So while it’s killed him to be essentially miss the first three days of training camp with a lingering shoulder injury – he tapped his replacement, Don Barclay, on the shoulder and replaced him for one...

Video: Receivers White, Harper excel in Packers' 1-on-1 drill

Green Bay --- The pads came on Monday, which also means the 1-on-1 battles begin. The pass-rushing showdowns rarely disappoint. But few drills get better than the wide receivers working against the cornerbacks.

B.J. Raji seeing less playing time in camp

Over the first couple days of Green Bay Packers training camp, nose tackle B.J. Raji has not been thrown into the meat grinder the way he was earlier in his career.

Randall Cobb says he knows he needs to prove himself

The Green Bay Packers prioritized Jordy Nelson over Randall Cobb, signing the veteran receiver to a four-year contract extension Saturday. Cobb presumably would be next.

Packers wide receivers at a glance

Acquisition categories: D2 means second-round draft choice, FA means free agent, W means awarded on waivers.PlayerHt.Wt.AgeAcquiredCollegeJordy Nelson6-21/221129D2-'08Kansas StateCaught 22 passes for 20 yards or more in 2013, a career high. Had three in '08, five in '09, 11 in '10, 19 in '11 and 10 in '12.Randall Cobb5-1019523D2-'11KentuckyLimited to 365 snaps at WR (10 more at RB) in 2013 because of a broken leg. Logged 647 snaps in '12 (61 more at RB) and 290 in '11 (one more at RB).Jarrett Boykin6-221824FA-'12Virginia TechDropped four of 80 targeted passes in 2013, a 5% drop rate that was...

Micah Hyde seems to have edge on Clinton-Dix at safety

Ha Ha Clinton-Dix was the 21st overall pick in May, the player taken by Green Bay Packers general manager Ted Thompson to rescue a hurting position. Micah Hyde? The 159th pick two years ago.

You are what you eat: Packers add ex-Oregon nutritionist

 Photo/ESPNWisconsin.com The University of Oregon football headquarters boasts one of the best dining facilities in American sports. GREEN BAY – In the last kitchen Adam Korzun worked in, the logos of the University of Oregon’s Pac-12 Conference rivals were illuminated above the buffet line, with a neon sign that read, Eat Your Enemies – And The Other Food Groups.In his new job with the Green Bay Packers, Korzun, who was named the team’s director of performance nutrition Sunday, will be charged with helping his players have a balanced diet to help them eat the Detroit Lions,...

Packers hire a nutrition expert

Green Bay - Seeking the magic formula to improved health, Green Bay Packers coach Mike McCarthy has hired a nutrition expert to make sure the things his players are eating aren't affecting their performance.

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