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Packers release Charles Woodson

Packers release Charles Woodson

GREEN BAY, Wis., Feb. 15 (UPI) -- The Green Bay Packers Friday released defensive back Charles Woodson, who went to the Pro Bowl four times as a Packer but played in just seven games in 2012.
Polamalu is NFL's best-liked, fans say

Polamalu is NFL's best-liked, fans say

PITTSBURGH, Oct. 25 (UPI) -- A survey of football fans named Pittsburgh Steelers safety Troy Polamalu the NFL's best-like player.

Packers' Woodson out 6 weeks with injury

GREEN BAY, Wis., Oct. 22 (UPI) -- Green Bay Packers safety Charles Woodson will be out six weeks after team doctors determined Monday he has a broken collarbone.

Stafford tickets go to sick girl, family

ANN ARBOR, Mich., May 21 (UPI) -- Detroit Lions quarterback Matt Stafford made the winning bid on tickets to a Lions-Bears game and donated them to a children's hospital patient and her family.

NFL: Green Bay 30, Carolina 23

CHARLOTTE, N.C., Sept. 18 (UPI) -- Aaron Rodgers found Greg Jennings and Jordy Nelson on scoring strikes Sunday and the Green Bay Packers rallied for a 30-23 win over Carolina.
NFL: Washington 16, Green Bay 13 (OT)

NFL: Washington 16, Green Bay 13 (OT)

LANDOVER, Md., Oct. 10 (UPI) -- Graham Gano split the uprights with a 33-yard field goal 8:14 into overtime Sunday, giving the Washington Redskins a 16-13 decision over Green Bay.

Man guilty of 'wearing' guinea pig

FRONT ROYAL, Va., May 19 (UPI) -- A Virginia man has been convicted of animal cruelty for skinning a guinea pig and wearing its skin as a head covering, officials said.
NFL: Green Bay 33, Arizona 7

NFL: Green Bay 33, Arizona 7

GLENDALE, Ariz., Jan. 3 (UPI) -- Aaron Rodgers racked up 235 passing yards and accounted for two touchdowns Sunday in Green Bay's 33-7 rout of Arizona.
Drew Brees earns NFC player honor

Drew Brees earns NFC player honor

NEW YORK, Dec. 2 (UPI) -- New Orleans Saints quarterback Drew Brees is the NFC Offensive Player of the Week after throwing five touchdown passes against New England.
Sidney Rice leads top NFC players

Sidney Rice leads top NFC players

NEW YORK, Nov. 18 (UPI) -- Minnesota wide receiver Sidney Rice is the NFC's Offensive Player of the Week after his seven catches for 201 yards last Sunday against Detroit.
Drew Brees tops monthly NFC honorees

Drew Brees tops monthly NFC honorees

NEW YORK, Oct. 1 (UPI) -- New Orleans Saints quarterback Drew Brees Thursday was named the NFC Offensive Player of the Month for September.

NFL: Green Bay 48, Detroit 25

DETROIT, Sept. 14 (UPI) -- Aaron Rodgers passed for three touchdowns Sunday, keying the Green Bay Packers' 48-25 victory over the Detroit Lions.

Packers GM named top NFL executive

ST. LOUIS, March 27 (UPI) -- Green Bay General Manager Ted Thompson is the NFL's top executive for 2007.

Brady among NFL weekly player honorees

NEW YORK, Oct. 17 (UPI) -- New England Patriots quarterback Tom Brady Wednesday was among the latest players earning NFL Player of the Week honors.

NFL: Green Bay 17, Washington 14

GREEN BAY, Wis., Oct. 14 (UPI) -- Charles Woodson scored on a 57-yard fumble return Sunday as Green Bay edged the Washington Redskins 17-14.

Packers sign Woodson to $52.7 million deal

GREEN BAY, Wis., May 1 (UPI) -- The Green Bay Packers signed cornerback Charles Woodson on Monday to a contract reported to be for seven years and $52.7 million.

Celebs line up for pre-Super Bowl 'Salute'

DETROIT, Jan. 24 (UPI) -- The Four Tops, 32 sports legends and Super Bowl coaches Bill Cowher and Mike Holmgren will star in a pre-Super Bowl event at Detroit's Fox Theater.

Woodson, Pace are franchise players

INDIANAPOLIS, Feb. 21 (UPI) -- The Oakland Raiders became the second team to put a franchise player designation on a Pro Bowl cornerback, putig the tag on Charles Woodson on Saturday.

Raiders fire Bill Callahan

OAKLAND, Calif., Dec. 31 (UPI) -- In the wake of player unrest and a dismal season, Bill Callahan, as expected, has been fired as coach of the Oakland Raiders.

Report: Raiders axe Bill Callahan

WALNUT CREEK, Calif., Dec. 31 (UPI) -- It appears Bill Callahan has joined the ranks of unemployed NFL head coaches.

Oakland Raiders remain cryptic on coach

OAKLAND, Calif., Dec. 30 (UPI) -- Oakland Raiders owner Al Davis has yet to decide the fate of Bill Callahan, but it would be surprising if the coach is not dismissed.

Tampa Bay 48, Oakland 21

SAN DIEGO, Jan. 26 (UPI) -- The National Football League's No. 1 defense dominated both early and late Sunday night, turning a franchise that once was considered the worst of all time into

Injured Raiders return to practice

SAN DIEGO, Jan. 23 (UPI) -- Oakland cornerback Charles Woodson, center Barret Robbins and outside linebacker Eric Barton returned to practice Thursday and received high marks from Coach Bi

Super Bowl XXXVII -- Tampa Bay Bios

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