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Green Bay Packers: Ryan Pickett’s Return More Likely Than B.J. Raji

While many followers of the Green Bay Packers have assumed that defensive lineman B.J. Raji and Ryan Pickett would be allowed to leave the team as unrestricted free agents this offseason, Bob McGinn of the Milwaukee Journal-Sentinel is reporting that may not be the case. So far this offseason it has been reported that the…

Report: Green Bay Packers Unlikely to Re-Sign Jermichael Finley

With exactly a month to go until the March 11th start date to the free agency period, the New York Giants have slowly begun to decide which free agents they will attempt to pursue. One name that’s been mostly talked about up until this point has been Green Bay Packers tight end Jermichael Finley. The…

Green Bay Packers Should Do Everything Possible to Keep Jermichael Finley

Jermichael Finley got good news recently, when it was reported by profootballtalk.com back on January 31st that he just a few weeks away from being cleared for contact after suffering a neck injury that sidelined him for a good chunk of the 2013 season and threatened to cut his career short. However, despite the scare,…

Why The Green Bay Packers Must Re-Sign Sam Shields

Coming off a third-straight season ending in playoff defeat, the Green Bay Packers and general manager Ted Thompson face a critical offseason and a number of difficult decisions with 16 unrestricted free agents, including numerous starters and long-time contributors. The Packers are at a crossroads, decisions about who are core players and thus worthy of…

Charles Woodson, with Veteran Leadership, Could Put Detroit Lions Defense Over the Top

Over the weekend in Michigan, Charles Woodson was doing plenty of talking at a charity event. Amongst other topics, he commented on his surprise over not signing yet and even addressed the hometown Detroit Lions, a team which should now seek out his services for defensive leadership. Naturally, given that Woodson was around his old college…

Dallas Cowboys Should Look Into Signing Charles Woodson

The most high profile free agent left on the market is former Green Bay Safety Charles Woodson. The 36 year old, 16 year veteran has yet to sign, but has reportedly made visits with the Oakland Raiders and Denver Broncos. The New York Giants are reportedly interested in signing him as well. So what about…

NFL Free Agency 2013: Ranking the Top 10 Players Still Available

The initial wave of NFL Free Agency has come and gone, but there is still plenty of talent left in the free agency pool. Most of the players available are veterans who were cut from and want more money than teams are willing to give them. Regardless, they would be great additions to any teams and…

New York Giants: Free Agent RB Tim Hightower Finally Visting the Big Apple

Back in early April, the New York Giants were reportedly slated to host free agent running back Tim Hightower for a visit. That never happened and it was speculated that he may re-sign with the Washington Redskins. That didn’t happen either and now the five-year veteran will finally make his way to East Rutherford to…

Green Bay Packers Will Retain Sam Shields and Continue Work on Long-Term Deal

Lost in the news of the Clay Matthews deal, the Green Bay Packers breathed a sigh of relief on Friday Night when the deadline for teams to sign restricted free agents to offer sheets passed because it means cornerback Sam Shields is almost guaranteed to return to the team for the 2013 season. According to PackersNews.com, which…

New York Giants Patience Will Pay Off In Victor Cruz Contract Talks

The New York Giants have been in a stalemate with wide receiver Victor Cruz for the duration of the offseason. The team has reportedly offered the Pro Bowler a deal that would pay him upwards of $7 million annually, while Cruz himself is looking to be paid the highest salary of any wide receiver in…