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Packers' Jones bulks up to improve all-around game

Packers' Jones bulks up to improve all-around game

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July 02 Green Bay Packers running back Aaron Jones used the offseason to build up his body, hoping to prevent the kind of knee injuries that affected his promising rookie season. FULL STORY

McCarthy: Running back by committee this season

McCarthy: Running back by committee this season

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June 18 McCarthy said the demands of the position will require Jamaal Williams, Aaron Jones and Ty Montgomery to share the load in the backfield. FULL STORY

Packers get big WRs in draft

Packers get big WRs in draft

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April 29 Green Bay used fourth, fifth, and sixth round selections on wide receivers, with Missouri's J'Mon Moore as the shortest one at 6-foot-3. After taking Moore in the fourth round, the Packers took South Florida's Marquez Valdes-Scantling FULL STORY

NFL Notebook: Broncos release RB Anderson

NFL Notebook: Broncos release RB Anderson

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April 16 The 27-year-old Anderson played just two seasons of the four-year, $18 million contract he signed in 2016. The Broncos will save $4.5 million on the salary cap by dismissing Anderson. FULL STORY

Brugler: 7-round mock NFL Draft

Brugler: 7-round mock NFL Draft

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April 12 Putting together a seven-round mock draft is an interesting exercise, attempting to match not only teams with positions of need and players who fit philosophically, but also tracking team visits, FULL STORY

Teams unanimously approve simplified catch rule

Teams unanimously approve simplified catch rule

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March 27 The new rule says that a ball is deemed a reception when the player has control of the ball, two feet down (or another body part), and makes a football move. A football move is defined as either a third step, reaching/extending FULL STORY

NFL to decide: A catch or not a catch

NFL to decide: A catch or not a catch

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March 25 OK, so NFL rules aren't quite the same as Hamlet's soliloquy, but for several seasons, the conundrum of a catch or not a catch has arguably been the most frustrating on-field controversy that has gripped the league on a weekly basis. FULL STORY

NFL Notebook: Bethel agrees to terms with Falcons

NFL Notebook: Bethel agrees to terms with Falcons

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March 24 The 27-year-old, who visited the Falcons on Wednesday, is expected to provide depth to a secondary that features Desmond Trufant and Robert Alford. Fellow cornerbacks Brian Poole, Blidi Wreh-Wilson and Marcelis Branch are also on the roster. FULL STORY

NFL Notes: League proposes new rules for catch

NFL Notes: League proposes new rules for catch

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March 21 NFL Senior Vice President of Officiating Al Riveron announced Wednesday that the Competition Committee will recommend new language to determine whether a catch is made. FULL STORY

Bears CB Fuller signs offer sheet with Packers

Bears CB Fuller signs offer sheet with Packers

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March 16 Cornerback Kyle Fuller has signed an offer sheet with the Green Bay Packers, according to multiple media outlets, and the Chicago Bears must decide whether to match the offer to retain Fuller. FULL STORY