Posts Tagged ‘mike_mccarthy’

Packers: LB Zombo Injured & OL Lang Declared Starter

Legendary senior writer jclombardi reports Packers news. The Packers have settled two positional battles in training camp.  OLB Zombo suffered a broken scapula meaning he will miss significant playing time (close to 4 to 6 weeks) and/or may be headed to the injured reserve.  With OLB Jones not 100% recovering from a bruised knee injury, […]

Packers Training Camp: Position Battles

Legendary senior writer jclombardi previews training camp position battles. (1) Rookie Derek Sherrod vs. 2nd year veteran T.J. Lang at left guard. With the beginning of training camp, first-round draft pick Sherrod got the 1st opportunity to succeed departed free agent Colledge, but he struggled in team drills looking overwhelmed. The natural tackle is simply more of the traditional […]

Packers: McCarthy Pretraining Camp Remarks

Senior writer jclombardi–Packers Coach McCarthy’s pretraining camp remarks. Packers HC McCarthy’s press conference highlights: Physicals and conditioning tests.  I am pleased with results. Team will be in weight room this morning. We’re looking for more quality work to come out of gate, get practice structure established. We have limited amount of time to get ready […]

Packers: NFL Lockout & Coach McCarthy Speaks

Senior writer jclombardi reviews NFL lockout and McCarthy news. We apologize for being away. Big international events are happening with the Western states calling us to comeback and stay for a long visit. Meanwhile, Packers news is pretty trivialized stuff, until the NFL lockout is settled. Yet, we decided to put in our two cents […]

Packers: Roster Moves & Camp Headlines

Jclombardi reviews roster move, camp reports, & headlines. Guest senior writer jclombardi @  Roster Moves:  Packers place Starks, Harris & Bigby on PUP, Porter to IR. Harris, Bigby on PUP to  Packers Reach 75 Limit.  Packers CB Harris to start season on PUP list, miss first 6 games. In no surprise moves to get to the […]

Packers: Headlines & Camp Reports

Jclombardi reviews headlines & camp reports. Guest senior writer jclombardi @  Headlines: Packers’ Jones says shoulder not a problem.  Notebook: D-Line Needs Harrell.  Packers give Chery a chance to return kicks, punts.  Barnett rests up for regular season.  Notebook: TE/FB needs trimming. Chery earns longer look on punt returns.  Insider: QB Harrell shows potential.  Defensive […]

Packers: Headlines & Game Reviews Grades

Jclombardi’s Packers headlines & grades bloggers’ reviews. Headlines: Packers’ QB Rodgers as reliable as always. Packers have tons of tight end talent.  Blitz is having hard time getting through Packers’ line.  It all starts up front. Notebook: Matthews expects to return to practice next week. No rush to decide between punters Masthay, Bryan. Players delighted to have day off […]

Favre Back with the Pack, Running Game Takes a Hit

  With a heavy heart the Green Bay Packers got their leader back Thursday, as quarterback Brett Favre returned to the practice field after being absent for the past few days after the death of his wife’s stepfather. Rocky Byrd passed away Saturday after a heart attack, and after hearing of the passing the QB […]