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Tag: franchise tag

All Entries Tagged With: "franchise tag"

Railbird Central Podcast: Tag Talk & Debunking Jimmy Graham Rumors

Railbird Central Podcast: Tag Talk & Debunking Jimmy Graham Rumors

Adam Schefter of ESPN proposed that the Packers could sign the New Orleans Saints tight end to an offer sheet and give up two first round draft picks.

Packers Calendar: Franchise or Transition Tag Deadline for Sam Shields

Packers Calendar: Franchise or Transition Tag Deadline for Sam Shields

The Packers and every team in the NFL has until 3:00 p.m. CT to potentially tag any player.

Packers Have Until Monday to Potentially Use Transition Tag on Shields

Packers Have Until Monday to Potentially Use Transition Tag on Shields

According to reports, the Packers and Sam Shields will not come to an agreement on a contract before March 8.

Packers Calendar: First Day for Franchise and Transition Tags in the NFL

Packers Calendar: First Day for Franchise and Transition Tags in the NFL

The clock starts ticking for defensive lineman B.J. Raji and cornerback Sam Shields on Monday.

Packers by Position Offseason Preview: Cornerbacks

Packers by Position Offseason Preview: Cornerbacks

The biggest offseason question mark at the position is Sam Shields, who could potentially be a candidate for the franchise tag.

Franchise Tag as a Difficult Choice but Useful Tool for Packers in 2014?

Franchise Tag as a Difficult Choice but Useful Tool for Packers in 2014?

GM Ted Thompson might be looking at a difficult decision to use the franchise tag next spring.

Jermichael Finley's Cloudy Future After 2013

Jermichael Finley's Cloudy Future After 2013

Given the harsh realities of the franchise tag, the Green Bay Packers and tight end Jermichael Finley have a cloudy future—at best—past next season.

Packers Calendar: Greg Jennings Franchise Tag Deadline

Packers Calendar: Greg Jennings Franchise Tag Deadline

The Packers have until 3 p.m. Central time on Monday to place the franchise tag on wide receiver Greg Jennings.

Offseason Blueprint for the Green Bay Packers, 11 Items on the Checklist

Offseason Blueprint for the Green Bay Packers, 11 Items on the Checklist

From free agency to the NFL Draft to the franchise tag, here's 11 things the Green Bay Packers should be doing this offseason to become more competitive.

Report: Packers Still Considering Giving Franchise Tag to Greg Jennings

Report: Packers Still Considering Giving Franchise Tag to Greg Jennings

According to Ian Rapoport, the Green Bay Packers are still considering giving the franchise tag to soon-to-be free agent Greg Jennings.

Packers Calendar: Franchise Tag Window Opens on Greg Jennings

Packers Calendar: Franchise Tag Window Opens on Greg Jennings

The Packers must decide whether to use the franchise tag on wide receiver Greg Jennings, a move that appears unlikely.

Packers Daily Links: Tag, Trade Suggestions for Jennings

Packers Daily Links: Tag, Trade Suggestions for Jennings

The future of wide receiver Greg Jennings is speculated upon in the media. That and more in today's Daily Links...

Deadline Passes, Flynn Not Tagged

Deadline Passes, Flynn Not Tagged

In the end, the Packers decided not to place the franchise tag on quarterback Matt Flynn, a move that would have come with a lot of risk.

Packers Calendar: Franchise Tag Deadline

Packers Calendar: Franchise Tag Deadline

The Packers have until 3 p.m. Central time to place the franchise tag on Matt Flynn, if such a scenario is going to happen.

Wells Could Be Possibility for Transition Tag

Wells Could Be Possibility for Transition Tag

Under the transition tag the Packers would have to pay Scott Wells around $8.4 million for one year, but might that prompt talks of a long-term extension?

Packaging Flynn & 28th Pick to Move Into Top 10

Packaging Flynn & 28th Pick to Move Into Top 10

If the Packers choose to place the franchise tag on Matt Flynn, one option is to trade him and the 28th pick in the Draft to the Dolphins for the eighth pick.

No Way The Packers Tag Flynn Without A Deal In Place

No Way The Packers Tag Flynn Without A Deal In Place

Relax Packers fans - there's no way the Packers will tag their backup quarterback without a deal in place to move him.

Railbird Central Podcast: Time to Play Tag

Railbird Central Podcast: Time to Play Tag

Jermichael Finley and Matt Flynn are waiting to find out if the franchise tag will be placed on them.

Packers Calendar: Franchise Tags Start Today

Packers Calendar: Franchise Tags Start Today

Today is the first day the Packers could place the franchise tag on a player like tight end Jermichael Finley or quarterback Matt Flynn.

Packers Minute: Flynn Unlikely Candidate for Franchise Tag

Packers Minute: Flynn Unlikely Candidate for Franchise Tag

With the Packers a good candidate to get a compensatory draft choice if Matt Flynn leaves, he probably won't be a "tag and trade" option.

Railbird Central Podcast: Let's Play Tag

Railbird Central Podcast: Let's Play Tag

Brian takes a look at the offseason: franchise and transition tags, free agency and the upcoming NFL Combine.

Packers Daily Links: Team Hasn't Discussed Franchise Tag With Crosby

Packers Daily Links: Team Hasn't Discussed Franchise Tag With Crosby

The Packers have reportedly not talked with kicker Mason Crosby about the possibility of using the franchise tag. That and more in today's Daily Links...

Cullen Jenkins And The Franchise Tag

Cullen Jenkins And The Franchise Tag

While not out of the realm of possibility, defensive end Cullen Jenkins seems an unlikely candidate for the Packers' franchise tag.

Green Bay Packers Free Agent Predictions

Green Bay Packers Free Agent Predictions

A look at all the Packers scheduled to hit free agency this offseason, and an off-the-cuff prediction on what will happen to each one.

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