The Packers have said they won’t confine their General Manager search to internal candidates or outsiders who previously were on the inside in Green Bay. Via Ian Rapoport of NFL Media, former Bills G.M. Doug Whaley is “expected to” receive interest for the job currently held by Ted Thompson. With the hay largely in the […]
The Packers soon will have a new football boss. The Packers, at the behest presumably of coach Mike McCarthy, have fired offensive coordinator Edgar Bennett and quarterbacks coach Alex Van Pelt, according to ESPN. The moves mean that the Packers will have dumped both the team’s offensive coordinator and defensive coordinator in the same week.
The Green Bay Packers have fired offensive coordinator Edgar Bennett and quarterbacks coach Alex Van Pelt, according to multiple reports. The moves represent the latest fallout after Green Bay finished 7-9 and failed to make the playoffs for the first time in nine years. Earlier in the week, the Packers announced that general manager Ted […]
The Packers have made it official: Ted Thompson has been pushed out as General Manager and kicked upstairs to another job within the organization. Although the team’s official announcement called it a “transition to a role as senior advisor to football operations,” Thompson is reportedly being pushed out at the behest of the Packers’ board […]
In an offseason of significant changes, the Green Bay Packers should have stability at the head coaching position. Coach Mike McCarthy received a one-year contract extension during this past season, sources told ESPN. McCarthy would have been entering the final year of his contract in 2018 without an extension.
According to Rob Demovsky of ESPN.com, the Packers extended the contract of coach Mike McCarthy during the season, tacking a year onto his deal and extending him through the 2019 season. At a time when McCarthy is looking for a new defensive coordinator, it could help him attract a better grade of candidate.
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One of the NFL's model franchises for stability and success, the Green Bay Packers have embarked on an offseason of change after missing the playoffs and finishing with a losing record for the first time since 2008. Ted Thompson is out after 13 years as general manager but will remain as senior adviser of football […]
On a New Year’s Day full of coaching changes but short on surprises, the Packers have now provided the biggest bombshell. Ted Thompson is expected to transition into a new role in the organization.
The Green Bay Packers have fired defensive coordinator Dom Capers after nine seasons, according to multiple reports. Coach Mike McCarthy dismissed Capers after the season-ending 35-11 loss to the Detroit Lions that dropped the Packers to a disappointing
When pegging potential surprises for the early 2018 offseason, some had pointed to a possible coaching change in Green Bay. They were close. Ian Rapoport of NFL Media reports that Packers G.M. Ted Thompson is expected to “transition” to a new role.
Ted Thompson, who has had a remarkable run as Green Bay Packers general manager since taking the job in 2005, won’t be the Packers’ GM anymore. NFL Network’s Ian Rapoport reported on Monday evening that Thompson will “transition into a new role within the organization.” The Packers will start looking for a new general manager. […]