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Aaron Jones doesn’t know much about Aaron Rodgers’ situation

At a time when plenty of former and current Packers players seem to know a little something about what’s going on with quarterback Aaron Rodgers, running back Aaron Jones doesn’t know anything — and he doesn’t want to. “I’m just sitting back,” Jones told Rich Eisen on Thursday. “I mean, I see what everybody else [more]

Packers announce the signing of Blake Bortles

The Packers made it official, announcing the signing of quarterback Blake Bortles. The team begins its on-field work next week, and Aaron Rodgers is not expected to participate. That was set to leave Jordan Love as the only quarterback at the organized team activities. Packers offensive coordinator Nathaniel Hackett was with Bortles for four seasons [more]

Sixth-rounder Cole Van Lanen signs with Packers

Add the Packers to the list of teams who have started signing their draft picks. According to multiple reports, they have agreed to a deal with sixth-round offensive lineman Cole Van Lanen. It will be a four-year contract for Van Lanen in Green Bay, although his run in the town has already lasted a lot [more]

Packers regard notion that Aaron Rodgers was told he’d be traded as “unequivocally false”

As the Aaron Rodgers saga continues, a persistent contention lingers in league circles. The Packers regard it as hogwash. There’s a belief that Rodgers was under the impression that the Packers had agreed to trade him, at some point during the offseason. The claim that Rodgers was told he’d be traded was first mentioned, as [more]

Andy Reid expects “nice competition” between Patrick Mahomes, Aaron Rodgers

Among the attractions of Wednesday night’s schedule release was the chance to see when some of this year’s marquee matchups would take place. We learned Tom Brady will return to New England in Week 4, that Matthew Stafford will face off with Jared Goff in Week 7 after the offseason trade featuring both players, and [more]

Ravens have a tough stretch run to end the season

Last week, Ravens G.M. Eric DeCosta said on PFT PM that, when he gets his team’s schedule, he first looks at the back end. This year, the back end is not great. The Ravens conclude with a challenging seven-game stretch, starting in Week 12 and stretching through Week 18. It goes like this: at Browns, [more]

NFL has a great Aaron Rodgers Packers-Chiefs hedge: Broncos-Cowboys

The NFL set up a quick and easy hedge in Week One, with Broncos-Giants as the 4:25 p.m. ET CBS alternative to Packers-Saints. Whether Aaron Rodgers is playing for Denver or Green Bay, he’ll be nationally televised in that spot. There’s another potential hedge lurking in Week Nine, when the Packers face the Chiefs at [more]

2021 NFL schedule: 10 teams get five primetime games each

Ten teams each received five primetime games. The Packers, Saints, Cowboys, Seahawks, Steelers, Ravens, Rams, 49ers, Chiefs and Bucs are scheduled for five night games each. The Saints and Cowboys also have Thanksgiving Day games, and the Packers a Christmas Day game. The Bears, Vikings, Raiders, Colts and Bills each are scheduled for four primetime [more]

John Kuhn reiterates Aaron Rodgers problem is “fixable”

Packers quarterback Aaron Rodgers still isn’t talking about his situation. Surrogates of Rodgers continue to do so on his behalf. Last week, former teammates John Kuhn and James Jones made it clear that they believe, based on conversations with Rodgers, that the situation can be repaired. Kuhn, appearing Wednesday on NFL Network, reiterated his confidence [more]

2021 Thursday Night Football Schedule: Rams, Seahawks set for early matchup

The Buccaneers and Cowboys will begin the 2021 the season on Thursday, Sept. 9. But Thursday Night Football will technically begin the next week with a divisional contest between the Giants and Washington on NFL Network. After Carolina visits Houston in Week Three, the Week Four matchup will feature the league’s last two No. 1 [more]

Browns at Steelers closes out ESPN’s Monday Night Football 2021 schedule

The NFL announced its 2021 schedule on Wednesday night. The includes 17 games on ESPN’s Monday Night Football. It does not feature a doubleheader on the first Monday night of the season. ESPN also will air a Week 18 Saturday doubleheader. Those games, which will kickoff at 4:15 p.m. and 8:15 p.m. ET, also will [more]

2021 NFL Sunday Night Football schedule: Chiefs, Packers set for three appearances

The Chiefs fell short in Super Bowl LV, but they’re still in demand when it comes to Sunday Night Football appearances. The NFL released the schedule for the 2021 season on Wednesday night and Kansas City is set for three appearances on NBC this season. They’ll face the Ravens in Baltimore in Week 2, host [more]

Packers-Chiefs lands at 4:25 p.m. ET in Week Nine

The biggest game of the year will be played in Week Four between the Buccaneers and Patriots. The next biggest game of the year, if Aaron Rodgers is playing, happens at 4:25 p.m. ET in Week Nine. That’s when the Chiefs host the Packers. It’s a game that directly resulted from the league expanding the [more]

Ha Ha Clinton-Dix to participate in Texans minicamp on a tryout basis

A former first-round pick who didn’t play in 2020 is taking a step toward getting back in the NFL. Safety Ha Ha Clinton-Dix, selected 21st overall by the Packers in 2014, will participate in the upcoming Texans minicamp on a tryout basis, per a source with knowledge of the situation. A 2016 Pro Bowler who [more]

Packers signing Blake Bortles

It didn’t take long for the Packers to go from being interested in quarterback Blake Bortles to signing him to their roster. Adam Schefter of ESPN reports that Bortles is signing a deal with the team on Wednesday. The move ensures there will be a second quarterback for the Packers to put on the field [more]

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