All Entries Tagged With: "Free agency"

With a team as deep as it's been in years, the Packers may sign fewer undrafted free agents than usual.

In a largely procedural move, the Packers sent several players tender offers today.

Tom Silverstien of the Milwaukee Journal Sentinel reports that the Packers will not employ the Franchise or Transition tags.

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.

The Packers have signed offensive lineman Chris Campbell to a three year contract and kept all their practice squad players in the fold.

Free agent Brian Westbrook, whom the Packers showed interest in signing this offseason, headlines today's Daily Links ...

The Packers have some choices to make today as to how to proceed with their three unsigned restricted free agents.

Atari Bigby (and most likely Johnny Jolly and Tramon Williams) has/have reportedly recieved a warning letter from the Packers stating the team will drop it's salary offer dramatically as of midnight tonight.

The Packers would do well to consider signing O.J. Atogwe to upgrade the safety position across from Nick Collins. Of course, they won't.

Two sources close to Packers safety Atari Bigby indicated before the draft that the veteran safety is thinking of holding out even after signing his RFA tender, possibly into training camp.

Drayn Colledge reportedly showed up at Lambeau today, signed his tender and started working out.

Aaron's Twitter-musings about Ted Thompson possibly taking a look at Brian Westbrook keep getting closer and closer to coming to fruition.

Greg Bedard's case for Jason Taylor makes a lot of sense, which is why Ted Thompson will pay no attention.

Yesterday, Aaron pontificated via Twitter that the longer Brian Westbrook remains on the free agent market, the greater the chance that Ted Thompson would take a look. Someone at ESPN was apparently listening...

Mike McCarthy confirmed this morning, in a breakfast with reporters at the owners meetings down in Orlando, that FB John Kuhn is the only restricted free agent who has not signed his tender that has been in attendance so far for offseason workouts

The band is back together again. From Jason Wilde over at One day after doling out contract extensions to safety Nick Collins and Ryan Pickett, and one week after bringing back veteran left tackle Chad Clifton, the Packers agreed to terms on a two-year deal with veteran right tackle Mark Tauscher Saturday, an NFL source said.

If he ends up going through with it, this would be beyond asinine on Colledge's part. From Pete Dougherty:

I've been critical of Packer Update for being rumor mongers who hide behind anonymous 'scouts' when all they comment on are things any fan with a...

As first reported by Jason Cole of Yahoo! Sports:

The Packers have given tenders to nine of their restricted free agents:...

A few months ago, the Pittsburgh Steelers indicated they had no intention of letting either Casey Hampton or Ryan Clark hit free agency which...

I think you'll see a lot more of this around the league than perhaps some observers believe:

A very thought provoking post from Alex over at

Every, and I mean every, single Packers fan in the world should read this article from Packer Report's Bill Huber.

...provided his knee checks out with the medical staff, I would sign Ryan Torain and cut DeShawn Wynn. Like, yesterday.

No, no announcement of a Jennings extension.

Can't say I'm a huge fan, but the Packers' interest in Travis LaBoy makes some sense.