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Texans sign guard Lane Taylor

Last week free agent guard Lane Taylor visited the Texans, and now he has agreed to stay in Houston. The Texans and Taylor have agreed to a one-year contract, Ian Rapoport of NFL Network reports. The 31-year-old Taylor has played his entire eight-year NFL career with the Packers. He was usually a starter when healthy, [more]

Aaron Rodgers uses his money and platform to help his hometown

If you’ve been watching Jeopardy! the last two weeks, you’ve heard guest host Aaron Rodgers end the show by mentioning the North Valley Community Foundation, which is helping businesses affected by COVID-19 in an around Rodgers’ hometown of Chico, California. Matt Schneidman of TheAthletic.com takes a look at the efforts of the Packers quarterback to [more]

Brett Favre wants politics out of sports

Count Brett Favre among those who don’t like his sports with a side of politics. Or, more accurately, a side of politics that doesn’t mesh with his side of politics. “I know when I turn on a game, I want to watch a game,” Favre recently said in an appearance on The Daily Wire, via USA [more]

Jim McMahon: Packers are the best organization I played for, Bears are where QBs go to die

The only starting quarterback to win a Super Bowl for the Bears has made some comments that won’t go over well in Chicago. Jim McMahon, who started his career in Chicago and ended it in Green Bay, told 1252 Sports that Green Bay was the best franchise he was with in the NFL. “It was [more]

NFLPA won’t push some teams to boycott offseason program, due to workout bonuses

As the NFLPA tries to take collective action against the offseason workout program, the action will not be fully collective. Per a source with knowledge of the situation, the union won’t be pushing teams that have a significant number of players with workout bonuses to join in the effort. The source specifically mentioned the Packers [more]

Charles Woodson thinks Aaron Rodgers will indeed end his career “in another place”

It’s one thing for a hack like me to say it. It’s quite another for a former Packers player and incoming Pro Football Hall of Famer to say it. Appearing Monday with Zach Gelb of CBS Sports Radio, Charles Woodson acknowledged that things eventually could get “nasty” between quarterback Aaron Rodgers and the Packers. “I [more]

With Aaron Rodgers hosting, Jeopardy! contestants whiff on Packers question

Aaron Rodgers was indeed exasperated. The seventh show of his two-week guest-hosting gig included a Packers-related question on which all three contestants fell silent. Under the category “Title Waves” and at a value of $400, the answer was this: “In the 1960s these midwesterners earned 5 NFL championship trophies.” After the time expired, Rodgers threw [more]

Will Aaron Rodgers stay away from offseason workouts? (probably not)

As previously explained, it will be difficult for the NFL Players Association to persuade all players to stay away from voluntary offseason workouts. There’s one premiere player whose position on the matter will be very interesting to follow. Packers quarterback Aaron Rodgers, the defending NFL MVP, has multiple reasons to ignore the union’s recommendation. First, [more]

Former NFL player William “Red” Mack dies at 83

William “Red” Mack, who started his football career in an orphanage and ended it in the Super Bowl, has died at the age of 83. Mack was selected by both the Steelers in the 1961 NFL draft and the Bills in the 1961 AFL draft. He chose the NFL and played receiver and halfback for [more]

Aaron Rodgers’ second week on Jeopardy! includes “fun” Packer-related moment that leaves him “exasperated”

As explained on Friday night, I’ve seen enough from Packers quarterback Aaron Rodgers as the guest host of Jeopardy! to believe that they should just give him the full-time job. This week, he gets a chance to strengthen his case to succeed the late Alex Trebek. Jeopardy! executive producer Mike (not Michael) Richards spoke with [more]

Unnamed agent says Packers are delaying free agent moves due to Aaron Rodgers’ contract

Recently, Rob Demovsky of ESPN.com took a comprehensive look at the issues surrounding the relationship between the Packers and quarterback Aaron Rodgers. While much of the article consists of opinions from an anonymous agent, scout, and executive, there’s an important piece of anonymously-supplied news. The agent suggested that the Packers are refraining from making free-agent [more]

Aaron Rodgers caps a solid first week at Jeopardy! guest host

Whether he retires, makes off-day trips to Los Angeles during the season, or loads up with show tapings before training camp and during the bye week, Packers quarterback Aaron Rodgers may soon have a decision to make. Based on his performance through five episodes as the guest-host of Jeopardy!, Rodgers could indeed end up being [more]

Damon Harrison: I’ve spoken to teams, nothing real has materialized

The 2021 season would be defensive tackle Damon Harrison‘s 10th year in the NFL, but he needs to find a place to play in order to keep snacking on opposing players. Harrison signed with the Seahawks last October and played in six games before asking to be placed on waivers after falling out of the [more]

Aaron Rodgers believes he could host Jeopardy! and continue football career

Aaron Rodgers has at least one more NFL season in him, and at least one more NFL season with the Packers. But while his NFL future beyond this season is in question, the quarterback would love nothing better than a future of questions. Rodgers began a two-week stint as the guest host of Jeopardy! on [more]

Jeopardy contestant takes shot at Packers’ field goal on Aaron Rodgers’ first show

Packers quarterback Aaron Rodgers made his debut as guest host on Jeopardy today, and one contestant took the opportunity to address the way the Packers’ season came to an end. On Final Jeopardy, when the contestants write down their answers to the last clue, one contestant didn’t try to answer and instead referenced the ending [more]

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