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Packers release LB Christian Kirksey, OT Rick Wagner

GREEN BAY, Wis. (AP) — The Green Bay Packers have released linebacker Christian Kirksey and offensive tackle Rick Wagner. Releasing both players opens about $10 million in cap space. Kirksey started all 11 regular-season games he played this season. He…

Packers hire Joe Barry as defensive coordinator

GREEN BAY, Wis. (WKBT)--The Green Bay Packers have hired Joe Barry as their next Defensive Coordinator, replacing Mike Pettine. Barry last served as an assistant coach with the Los Angeles Rams from 2017-2020. Barry brings four years as a defensive…

Packers confirm DC Mike Pettine won't return

The Green Bay Packers confirmed on Friday they have fired special teams coordinator Shawn Mennenga and that defensive coordinator Mike Pettine will not return next season. Mennenga coached the last two seasons for the Packers, while Pettine was DC for…

Buccaneers advance to Super Bowl

GREEN BAY, Wis. (AP) -- The Tampa Bay Buccaneers advance to the Super Bowl, beating the Green Bay Packers 31-26 in the NFC championship game. Green Bay running back Aaron Jones left Sunday's NFC championship game early in the third…