Saturday’s practice, which coincidentally falls on the day the Packers were scheduled to open preseason play against the Arizona Cardinals at Lambeau Field, will be only 90 minutes long, per NFL rules.
Gov. Tony Evers urged President Donald Trump and Vice President Mike Pence, who plan to visit Wisconsin next week, to have audiences wear masks.
The cornerback had merely one interception during his rookie season in 2018, and had just two last year.
All-Pro offensive tackle David Bakhtiari said there are no excuses for sixth-round picks Jon Runyan, Jake Hanson and Simon Stepaniak.
And while coach Matt LaFleur plans to have more competitive periods in practice in hopes of replicating the work players would have gotten in preseason games, practices are by definition different than game situations.
"I grew up a Packer fan ... so it was a pretty easy decision to come (to Green Bay),” says Wagner, a native of West Allis.
The self-proclaimed brother-from-another-mother act combined for 25.5 sacks, 108 quarterback pressures and 80 quarterback hits last season.
Jason Wilde breaks down the Green Bay Packers' roster by position in a nine-part series, looking at the team's depth, competitions for playing time and which players to watch out for this season.
Alexander had 63 tackles (41 solo), two interceptions, a forced fumble, a fumble recovery and a team-high 23 pass break-ups last season.
With veteran kicker Mason Crosby back and kickoff/punt returner Tyler Ervin both back after re-signing during the offseason, and punter JK Scott and long-snapper Hunter Bradley returning for their third seasons after being drafted in 2018, the Packers appear set with all four of their specialists.
After letting Martinez walk in free agency, the Packers are hoping Kirksey can fill the void in the middle of the field — and deliver more field-tilting plays — at the discounted rate his two-year, $13 million deal provides.
From Tyler Lancaster and Dean Lowry to Montravius Adams and Kingsley Keke, defensive coordinator Mike Pettine needs more from all of the Packers' defensive linemen.
Replacing right tackle Bryan Bulaga, who started 124 career games (including playoffs) in Green Bay, is no easy task.
NFL commissioner Roger Goodell couldn't pronounce Tua Tagovailoa's name during Thursday night's draft broadcast, but that's OK. He'll learn soon enough.