Latest Green Bay Packers News

Packers defense ready to deal with heightened expectations

May. 17, 2022 19:46 PM EDT

GREEN BAY, Wis. (AP) — As they chase their fourth consecutive NFC North title and first Super Bowl berth in more than a decade, the Green Bay Packers may rely on a different formula than usual. The trade of All-Pro receiver Davante Adams could force the Packers to lean more on a...

Vikings get big pass-rush boost with Hunter's healthy return

May. 17, 2022 18:30 PM EDT

EAGAN, Minn. (AP) — Danielle Hunter became the youngest player in NFL history to reach 50 sacks, an athletic marvel for the Minnesota Vikings who was as durable as they come in this violent sport. About 2 1/2 years later, with his gaudy sack total stalled out from consecutive...

Ravens sign former Dolphins LB Vince Biegel

May. 16, 2022 20:36 PM EDT

OWINGS MILLS, Md. (AP) — The Baltimore Ravens signed linebacker Vince Biegel on Monday. Biegel played five games last season for the Miami Dolphins. He also started 10 games for Miami in 2019. Prior to that, he played for the New Orleans Saints and Green Bay Packers. ...

Falcons sign LB Nick Kwiatkoski, add WR Geronimo Allison

May. 16, 2022 16:07 PM EDT

FLOWERY BRANCH, Ga. (AP) — The Atlanta Falcons signed inside linebacker Nick Kwiatkoski to a one-year contract Monday, and also added receiver Geronimo Allison to the roster. Kwiatkoski has played in 77 career games with 34 starts in six seasons with the Chicago Bears and Las Vegas...

AP source: Packers CB Alexander agrees to contract extension

May. 16, 2022 12:54 PM EDT

Green Bay Packers cornerback Jaire Alexander has agreed to terms on a four-year, $84 million contract extension with a $30 million signing bonus, a person familiar with the deal tells The Associated Press. The person spoke on the condition of anonymity because the extension hasn’t...

Rams to host Bills to open NFL season; Broncos at Seattle

May. 12, 2022 20:34 PM EDT

To the Super Bowl winner goes the spoils of opening the entire schedule at home. So the Los Angeles Rams will host the Buffalo Bills on Thursday night, Sept. 8, to begin the 2022 season. It's a juicy matchup of the team generally considered the title favorite by...

Lawson feeling good, eager to join Jets' D-line 'monsters'

May. 11, 2022 17:25 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — Carl Lawson was the talk of training camp for the New York Jets last summer. The powerful defensive end seemed to be in the backfield on every play, providing an exciting glimpse of what could be. A torn Achilles tendon in a joint practice with the Green Bay Packers...

Packers sign each of their two first-round draft selections

May. 06, 2022 18:46 PM EDT

GREEN BAY, Wis. (AP) — The Green Bay Packers signed both of their first-round draft picks Friday, with former Georgia teammates Quay Walker and Devonte Wyatt agreeing to terms. Walker played linebacker and Wyatt was a defensive lineman on Georgia’s national championship team last...

Packers and Giants will compete at London stadium Oct. 9

May. 04, 2022 12:27 PM EDT

GREEN BAY, Wis. (AP) — Green Bay will play the New York Giants in the Packers' first international regular-season game. It's an early start at London's Tottenham soccer stadium on Oct. 9. Kickoff is set for 8:30 a.m. Central Time. That makes it 2:30 p.m. in London. ...

Tampa Bay, Seattle to meet in 1st NFL game in Germany

May. 04, 2022 09:06 AM EDT

LONDON (AP) — The first regular-season NFL game in Germany will be between the Tampa Bay Buccaneers and the Seattle Seahawks at the home of soccer club Bayern Munich. The game will take place at the Allianz Arena on Nov. 13, the NFL said Wednesday. Frankfurt will also be staging a...