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B.J. Raji

B.J. Raji - #90 - DT

Status Active
Height/Weight 6' 2"/ 337 lbs.
Birthday 07/11/1986
Birthplace Washington Township, NJ
College Boston College
Years played 5
Drafted 2009, 1st round, 9th pick by Packers

STATS, LLC 2012 STATS

Tack FF Int
26 0 0

Packers LB Bishop's season 'in jeopardy'

Posted Aug. 11, 2012 @ 9:57 p.m. ET
Packers LB Desmond Bishop needs surgery and his season is in jeopardy, head coach Mike McCarthy told reporters Saturday night.

Packers ILB Bishop suffers knee injury

Posted Aug. 09, 2012 @ 10:04 p.m. ET
Packers ILB Desmond Bishop suffered an apparent right knee injury Thursday in the first quarter of Green Bay's preseason game vs. the Chargers.

Chargers RB Mathews suffers broken clavicle

Posted Aug. 09, 2012 @ 8:36 p.m. ET
Chargers RB Ryan Mathews suffered a broken clavicle in Thursday’s preseason game against the Packers.

Packers C Saturday adjusting well to new home

Posted Aug. 08, 2012 @ 4:16 p.m. ET
Packers C Jeff Saturday is not only teaching some tricks of the trade, but he is learning about his new system in Green Bay.

Keep a close eye on Packers' contract front

Posted Aug. 08, 2012 @ 2:02 p.m. ET
After visiting Packers training camp, PFW's Dan Arkush has a feeling either Aaron Rodgers or Clay Matthews could be getting a new deal soon.

Worthy starting to come on for Packers

Posted Aug. 08, 2012 @ 11:58 a.m. ET
It certainly hasn’t taken long for Packers second-round DE Jerel Worthy to fit in with his new teammates.

Packers WR Borel continues strong offseason

Posted Aug. 07, 2012 @ 11:08 a.m. ET
First-year WR Diondre Borel has similarities to teammate Randall Cobb and is showing off his skills at Packers training camp.

Packers' Hargrove not focusing on suspension

Posted Aug. 06, 2012 @ 5:14 p.m. ET
New Packers DL Anthony Hargrove isn't getting his hopes up too high that his eight-game suspension could be lifted any time soon.

NFL's first female official to work Packers-Chargers

Posted Aug. 06, 2012 @ 12:21 p.m. ET
A woman will work as an official for the first time in NFL history at Thurday's preseason Packers-Chargers game in San Diego.

Paint it black 'n blue

Posted Aug. 04, 2012 @ 10:15 a.m. ET
PFW executive editor Dan Arkush offers an early preview of this year’s Packers-Bears rivalry, which figures to be more boisterous than ever.

Report: Packers sign P Masthay to extension

Posted Aug. 03, 2012 @ 10:07 a.m. ET
The Packers signed P Tim Masthay to a four-year, $5.465 million extension, according to NFL Network’s Ian Rapoport.

Packers OLB Walden suspended one game

Posted July 31, 2012 @ 6:52 p.m. ET
Packers OLB Erik Walden has been suspended one game for violating the NFL's personal-conduct policy.

Packers release veteran S Peprah

Posted July 25, 2012 @ 4:14 p.m. ET
The Packers released S Charlie Peprah on Wednesday. The seventh-year veteran confirmed the news to ESPN Milwaukee’s Jason Wilde.

Packers CEO shifts position on preseason games

Posted July 24, 2012 @ 6:12 p.m. ET
Packers president and CEO Mark Murphy said Tuesday that he no longer supports any move to an 18-game, regular-season NFL schedule.

NFC North training-camp reports

Posted July 21, 2012 @ 3:44 p.m. ET
Pro Football Weekly's preview of what to expect from the Bears, Lions, Packers and Vikings in training camp.

STATS, LLC PLAYER NEWS

Posted Oct. 08, 2012
According to the Green Bay Press Gazette, Raji returned to practice Thursday and may return this week after missing the past two games because of an ankle injury.||||||| Raji was injured in the Packers' upset loss to the Colts.
Posted Sept. 20, 2009
Raji's regular-season debut will be delayed another week after the Packers made the defensive lineman inactive for their home game against Cincinnati on Sunday.||||||| Raji injured his ankle in the Packers' final preseason game and missed their season-opening victory against Chicago last Sunday. He was taken with the ninth overall pick out of Boston College.
Posted Sept. 04, 2009
Raji sprained his ankle after having three tackles and a sack Thursday against Tennessee. Coach Mike McCarthy said they would know more Friday but was hopeful the injury wasn't serious.||||||| The Packers are hoping for the best. "I don't have anything to believe that it's not serious," coach Mike McCarthy said.
Posted Aug. 14, 2009
The Packers have signed first-round draft pick Raji, ending his nearly two-week training camp holdout. General manager Ted Thompson did not disclose terms Friday.||||||| Citing two NFL sources it did not identify, the Milwaukee Journal Sentinel reported Raji signed a five-year, $28.5 million deal that included just under $18 million in guaranteed money. Raji, a former Boston College defensive tackle, was drafted ninth overall and is expected to start at defensive end for the Packers. His holdout was the longest involving a Packers draft pick since offensive lineman Ross Verba missed 22 days of training camp in 1997.

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