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Setting some celebration ground rules

If you live in Wisconsin this week, these are wonderful times. The Packers are world champions for the 13th time. The three Lombardi Trophies proudly displayed in the final room of the Packers Hall of Fame are about to get a new friend. (Side note: We love the spotlights on the trophies, the music playing [...]

Grading Ted Thompson's Drafts: 2005 Edition

Since Wednesday marks the start of April, and April marks the month of the NFL Draft, we’ve decided to start a weekly series, in which we will review the previous four drafts of the Green Bay Packers.

Perhaps we’d better start at the beginning….

The Scene: Prior to the 2005 NFL Draft, fans of the Packers did not [...]

Canty signs with Giants, doesn't make it to Green Bay

Well, cancel those travel plans.  Prized defensive end Chris Canty inked a six-year, $42 million contract with the New York Giants.  ESPN is reporting that $17.5 million of the deal is guaranteed.  The fourth-year pro is expected to slide over to tackle for the Giants, putting his mountain-esque 6′7, 304 lbs body in the middle of already [...]