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Former Packers S Nick Collins Officially Announces Retirement From NFL

  Former Packers S Nick Collins officially announced his retirement from the NFL on Tuesday. "I'm officially announced my retirement from the NFL," Collins said in a statement posted on his Twitter account. "I also would...

Report: “Healthy Market” Developing For TE Jermichael Finley

Jason La Canfora of CBS Sports reports that a "healthy market" is former for Packers free agent TE Jermichael Finley. La Canfora adds that he still isn't sure if Finley will be able to secure a long-term...

Packers “Optimistic” About TE Jermichael Finley’s Return

Packers HC Mike McCarthy mentioned that TE Jermichael Finley's spinal fusion surgery was not the same as the one S Nick Collins underwent a few years ago, per Jason Wilde. McCarthy added that Packers team doctor...

Jermichael Finley Has “99.9%” Chance Of A Full Recovery

Jermichael Finley's agent, Blake Baratz, recently mentioned that the doctor who performed Finley's fusion surgery said that he will have a “99.9%” chance of a full recover. Baratz mentioned that the current expectation for Finley is that he will be medically...

Report: Doctors Still Believe Risk Is “Too Great” For Nick Collins To Play Again

Update: Jason Wilde of ESPN Wisconsin reports that there is no change in Nick Collins' status and possible return to the NFL. Wilde add that while Collins is optimistic about playing agin, doctors maintain that the risk of...

Nick Collins Career Likely Over?

Nick Collins has since refuted the previous report this is career is likely over. “There’s no true that story.. I haven’t said anything yet….,” tweeted Collins, via the Green Bay Press Gazette. ----------------------- Jason La Canfora tweets...

Nick Collins Hopes To Be Medically Cleared

Jason La Canfora is reporting that former Packer and free agent Nick Collins hopes to be cleared to play football again.  The safety will consult a surgeon next week in hopes that his surgically...

Charles Woodson’s Open To Playing Safety For The Packers

There were rumors suggesting that Green Bay Packers CB Charles Woodson could end up moving to safety even before Nick Collins was lost with a serious neck injury. Considering how poorly their safeties...

Nick Collins Still Weighing A Return To The NFL

The Green Bay Packers chose to release three-time Pro Bowl S Nick Collins last week because they weren't comfortable with him risking serious injury. According to Jason Wilde of ESPN Milwaukee, Collins is currently considering whether or...

Packers Ready To Move Charles Woodson To Safety?

Green Bay Packers defensive coordinator Dom Capers hasn't rule out the possibility of moving Charles Woodson to safety in next season. "It’s not like it would be a radical move," said Capers. "We feel...

Green Bay Packers Release S Nick Collins

Tom Silverstein is reporting on Twitter that the Green Bay Packers have informed safety Nick Collins that he will be released. The Packers allegedly aren't comfortable with Collins risking his health going forward. Collins sustained a...

Positive Signs For Packers S Nick Collins

According to Tom Silverstein of the Milwaukee Journal-Sentinel, Packers FS Nick Collins has been "bouncing off the walls in anticipation of returning" to the NFL next season. Silverstein spoke with assistant professor of spine surgery at Northwestern University Wellington...

Packers FS Nick Collins Should Know If He Can Play Again On Monday

Rob Demovsky of the Green Bay Press-Gazette reports that Packers FS Nick Collins underwent "a battery of tests" to see how he's recovered from the single-fusion surgery performed on his neck last year. “I think by Monday we’ll know something,”...
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