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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

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Packers' Super Bowl flashback

Posted Feb. 01, 2011 @ 9:30 p.m. ET
Over the next week, PFW will be recapping the Packers' previous four trips to the Super Bowl. Green Bay won its second of back-to-back championships in Super Bowl II, with a 33-14 win over the Raiders.

Lone Packers ring bearer Kuhn hopes to 'win one on the field'

Posted Feb. 01, 2011 @ 4:38 p.m. ET
Packers RB John Kuhn, the only man on the team with a Super Bowl ring, said he'd like to win another one as a key player this time around.

Cold snap on minds of players at media day

Posted Feb. 01, 2011 @ 4:29 p.m. ET
Donald Driver was shivering. Charles Woodson said he was "shaking" up on the podium. Brett Kiesel said Dallas was experiencing "Steeler weather." The icy cold snap that hit North Texas was a big topic of conversation Tuesday.

Pouncey says he is 75 percent for Super Bowl

Posted Feb. 01, 2011 @ 3:31 p.m. ET
At media day at Super Bowl XLV, Steelers C Maurkice Pouncey did not rule out playing in Sunday's game, giving himself a 75 percent chance of playing.

PFW catches up with Super Bowl XXXI MVP Desmond Howard

Posted Feb. 01, 2011 @ 12:17 p.m. ET
As the Packers prepare to meet the Steelers in Super Bowl XLV, PFW catches up with Green Bay's last Super Bowl MVP, Desmond Howard.

Older, wiser Woodson reflects on troubled Raiders days

Posted Feb. 01, 2011 @ 10:10 a.m. ET
It's hard to believe that Charles Woodson once was thought to be a problem child before he revived his career with the Packers.

Packers-Steelers matchup of the day: Tuesday

Posted Feb. 01, 2011 @ 8 a.m. ET
PFW breaks down the matchup between the Packers' wide receivers and the Steelers' cornerbacks in the second of six Super Bowl matchups.

Lombardi and Noll meet the press

Posted Jan. 31, 2011 @ 6:19 p.m. ET
A pair of unexpected dignitaries drop by Dallas and give their thoughts on the game. Ladies and gentlemen, introducing Messrs. Noll and Lombardi.

Matthews wins Butkus Award

Posted Jan. 31, 2011 @ 6:05 p.m. ET
Packers OLB Clay Matthews won the third annual professional Butkus Award, honoring the best linebacker in professional football.

Packers by the numbers

Posted Jan. 31, 2011 @ 2:20 p.m. ET
Every other day leading up to Super Sunday, the Pro Football Weekly Packers team app presents a handful of interesting factoids on this year’s NFC champs on a broad variety of levels.

Super Bowl XLV preview

Posted Jan. 31, 2011 @ 2:11 p.m. ET
We analyze the matchups in Super Bowl XLV — when the Steelers have the ball, when the Packers have the ball, and special teams.

Packers-Steelers matchup of the day: Monday

Posted Jan. 31, 2011 @ 8 a.m. ET
PFW breaks down the matchup between Packers NT B.J. Raji and the Steelers' interior offensive linemen in the first of six Super Bowl matchups.

Packers by the numbers

Posted Jan. 29, 2011 @ 12:49 p.m. ET
Every other day leading up to Super Sunday, the Pro Football Weekly Packers team app presents a handful of interesting factoids on this year’s NFC champs on a broad variety of levels.

Packers Super Bowl flashback

Posted Jan. 29, 2011 @ 12:48 p.m. ET
Over the next week, PFW will be recapping the Packers previous four trips to the Super Bowl. The journey started in 1967, when the Packers defeated the Chiefs in Super Bowl I.

Friday bye-week practice report for Super Bowl XLV

Posted Jan. 28, 2011 @ 11:56 p.m. ET
Here is the Friday bye-week practice report for the Steelers and Packers in preparation for Super Bowl XLV.

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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