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Jermichael Finley

Jermichael Finley - #88 - TE

Status Active
Height/Weight 6' 5"/ 247 lbs.
Birthday 03/26/1987
Birthplace Diboll, TX
College Texas
Years played 6
Drafted 2008, 3rd round, 28th pick by Packers

STATS, LLC 2012 STATS

Rec Yds TD
61 667 2

Agent: Favre will be an assistant high school coach

Posted July 20, 2012 @ 10 p.m. ET
Brett Favre is returning to football — as an assistant high school football coach in his native Mississippi.

Keep close eye on Packers' new veteran D-linemen

Posted July 20, 2012 @ 3:21 p.m. ET
We hear it would be a big mistake to underestimate any of the three free-agent veteran defensive linemen signed by the Packers.

Fantasy: These three are due for comebacks

Posted July 16, 2012 @ 11:01 a.m. ET
Here are three players who could be poised to make a big comeback on the fantasy scene in 2012.

Harrell looking like the 'real McCoy' for Packers

Posted July 13, 2012 @ 3:32 p.m. ET
Barring a significant setback as the summer progresses, we hear Graham Harrell remains a solid bet to replace Matt Flynn as the Packers’ backup QB.

Packers release financial report

Posted July 10, 2012 @ 5:08 p.m. ET
The Packers released their financial report from the 2011 season and the team topped $300 million in total revenue for the first time.

Driver not a lock to stick with Packers

Posted June 29, 2012 @ 2:41 p.m. ET
Even though he had his contract reworked to the tune of a reported $2.3 million, we hear Donald Driver's future remains sketchy in Green Bay.

Shields could be on shaky ground in Green Bay

Posted June 20, 2012 @ 3:43 p.m. ET
After taking a step back in his second season, we hear Packers nickel back Sam Shields is not assured of a roster spot.

Goodell hears bounty appeals from players

Posted June 18, 2012 @ 9:33 p.m. ET
Roger Goodell has finished hearing appeals from four players in the Saints bounty case, amid complaints that the NFL didn't prove anything.

Shakeup at inside linebacker possible for Packers

Posted June 16, 2012 @ 3:01 p.m. ET
The uncertainty that was evident in 2011 for the Packers at outside linebacker has shifted to inside linebacker this offseason.

Best record doesn't usually translate to title success

Posted June 13, 2012 @ 11:54 a.m. ET
Does the fact that the Packers posted a 15-1 record — best in the NFL — a season ago mean they should be Super Bowl favorites in 2012? Maybe not.

McCarthy: Offseason contact restrictions unclear

Posted June 12, 2012 @ 9:50 p.m. ET
Packers coach Mike McCarthy knows teams can get in trouble for violating a league-wide ban on live contact during offseason workouts.

NFL: No Burbank jurisdiction on Hargrove discipline

Posted June 11, 2012 @ 5:02 p.m. ET
Arbitrator Stephen Burbank has said he does have jurisdiction over Packers DE Anthony Hargrove, who's appealing a suspension.

Packers' Neal plans another appeal of suspension

Posted June 05, 2012 @ 10:12 p.m. ET
Packers DE Mike Neal plans on proving his critics wrong this season. And he believes he'll be playing on opening day.

Koonce's own struggles fuel study of ex-players

Posted June 05, 2012 @ 3:02 p.m. ET
Former NFL LB George Koonce personally knows of the troubles many former pro football players encounter when they retire from the game.

Packers claim S Pellerin off waivers

Posted June 01, 2012 @ 6:36 p.m. ET
The Packers claimed undrafted rookie S Micah Pellerin off waivers from the Colts on Friday, the team announced.

STATS, LLC PLAYER NEWS

Posted March 26, 2013
The Green Bay Packers are hanging onto Finley.||||||| The Packers had to cut the mercurial tight end before 4 p.m. EDT Monday to avoid paying a $3 million roster bonus. After the deadline passed, Finley said on Twitter, "Ecstatic 2 b back w (at)packers. Best place on earth." Finley set a Packers record for receptions (61) by a tight end last season
Posted Nov. 19, 2012
Finley caught three passes for a season-high 66 yards and a TD in Sunday's win at Detroit.||||||| This is the kind of production Finley's fantasy owners expected the past two seasons but have not received. It's hard to tell if this is something positive going forward considering Aaron Rodgers has plenty of receiving options at his disposal.
Posted Nov. 03, 2012
Finley practiced Friday as he recovers from a partially dislocated shoulder suffered against Indianapolis on Oct. 7. The fifth-year veteran has played with the injury the last three games, but his production has been minimal with six catches for 67 yards and no touchdowns.||||||| Finley said he is fully recovered from the injury. As for getting things right between him and Aaron Rodgers after Finley has alluded to chemistry issues with his quarterback on several occasions this season
Posted Oct. 14, 2012
Finley is active Sunday against the Texans.||||||| Finley injured his shoulder last week at Indianapolis.
Posted Oct. 08, 2012
Finley injured his shoulder at Indianapolis.||||||| Though Finley has had his issues with dropped passes, his absence from the offense coule be a huge blow to the Packers.

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