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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


Rec Yds TD
61 667 2

Finley could go out in blaze of glory for Packers

Posted Dec. 21, 2012 @ 1:55 p.m. ET
Even though he recently said he’d love to remain a Packer for life, we hear Jermichael Finley is likely to be playing elsewhere in 2013.

Week 14 TE tips: Finley is on the rise

Posted Dec. 06, 2012 @ 2:39 p.m. ET
Jermichael Finley is back on the rise, while Kyle Rudolph is banged up but has a favorable matchup, according to our fantasy TE tips.

Fantasy TE tips: Packers' Finley could be on the upswing

Posted Nov. 21, 2012 @ 4:20 p.m. ET
Notes on a resurgent Jermichael Finley and Marcedes Lewis, and more, are in PFW's Week 12 fantasy tips for tight ends.

Packers' offense not reaching elite performance yet

Posted Sept. 15, 2012 @ 3:04 p.m. ET
The Packers are not firing on all cylinders right now offensively through two games.

Tolbert among UFAs who could prove solid values

Posted March 05, 2012 @ 10:55 a.m. ET
The Packers re-signed TE Jermichael Finley to a reasonable deal. What other UFAs have a chance to be good value signings? Mike Wilkening explores.

Finley agrees to deal with Packers

Posted Feb. 22, 2012 @ 10:06 p.m. ET
Jermichael Finley is staying in Green Bay for two more years, keeping him off the free-agent market and raising the possibility the Packers will use the franchise tag on another player.

Packers ponder key issues facing receiving corps

Posted Jan. 20, 2012 @ 3:40 a.m. ET
With many areas to be addressed in the wake of the Packers' ugly playoff performance, none is more intriguing than the team's receiving corps.

Giants-Packers matchup of the day: Friday

Posted Jan. 13, 2012 @ 2:32 p.m. ET
PFW executive editor and resident Packers expert Dan Arkush presents the fourth of five key matchups in the Packers' divisional playoff game vs. the Giants Sunday at Lambeau Field.  

Five questions with ex-Packers OT Greg Koch

Posted Jan. 10, 2012 @ 9:57 p.m. ET
PFW executive editor and resident Packers expert Dan Arkush asks ex-Packers OT Greg Koch five Packers-related questions.  

Tight ends key factor in NFL success

Posted Jan. 09, 2012 @ 7:19 p.m. ET
A look at the 2011 NFL standings provides a clue that field-stretching tight ends have become a key ingredient in building a winning team.

Odds are against Packers franchising Flynn

Posted Jan. 05, 2012 @ 9:45 p.m. ET
The way we hear it, the Packers believe there would be too much risk involved in giving QB Matt Flynn a franchise tag and then trying to trade him.

Five questions with Packers play-by-play man Wayne Larrivee

Posted Jan. 05, 2012 @ 9:16 a.m. ET
PFW executive editor and resident Packers expert Dan Arkush asks Packers play-by-play man Wayne Larrivee five questions about the Packers.  

Packers stock report: Week 15

Posted Dec. 19, 2011 @ 4 p.m. ET
PFW executive editor and resident Packers expert Dan Arkush identifies three players or position groups on the rise as well as three players or position groups going in the opposite direction.  

Packers-Chiefs prediction

Posted Dec. 18, 2011 @ 11:26 a.m. ET
PFW executive editor and resident Packers expert Dan Arkush offers his prediction for the Week 15 showdown vs. the Chiefs in Kansas City.  

Packers-Giants prediction

Posted Dec. 04, 2011 @ 1:42 a.m. ET
PFW executive editor and resident Packers expert Dan Arkush offers his prediction for the Week 13 showdown vs. the Giants at the Meadowlands.  


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.