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Mike Neal

Mike Neal - #96 - DE

Status Active
Height/Weight 6' 3"/ 294 lbs.
Birthday 06/26/1987
Birthplace Merrillville, IN
College Purdue
Years played 4
Drafted 2010, 2nd round, 24th pick by Packers

STATS, LLC 2012 STATS

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Aguilera to sing Super Bowl anthem

Posted Jan. 24, 2011 @ 2:49 p.m. ET
The NFL and FOX announced on Monday that Grammy award-winning singer Christina Aguilera will sing the national anthem at Super Bowl XLV on Feb. 6.

Cutler could carry this to his retirement

Posted Jan. 24, 2011 @ 12:09 p.m. ET
Fair or not, Cutler won't ever live this game down in Chicago, short of winning a Super Bowl one day.

Packers players of the week

Posted Jan. 23, 2011 @ 8:35 p.m. ET
PFW executive editor and resident Packers expert Dan Arkush selects Green Bay’s players of the week on offense, defense and special teams in the team’s 21-14 NFC championship victory over the Bears at Soldier Field.

Packers' road to Super Bowl XLV

Posted Jan. 23, 2011 @ 7:07 p.m. ET
Now that Green Bay has qualified for Super Bowl XLV, becoming the first No. 6 seed in NFC history to reach the big game, PFW takes a look back at how the Packers got there by looking at their week-by-week ...

Packers edge Bears, advance to Super Bowl

Posted Jan. 23, 2011 @ 6:57 p.m. ET
Aaron Rodgers ran for a touchdown and made a saving tackle, B.J. Raji returned an interception for a score and Sam Shields had two interceptions to lead Green Bay to a 21-14 win over Chicago for the NFC title ...

Packers-Bears fourth-quarter reflections

Posted Jan. 23, 2011 @ 5:40 p.m. ET
PFW executive editor and resident Packers expert Dan Arkush offers his quick thoughts on the fourth-quarter action in the Packers-Bears NFC Championship game.

Bears QB Cutler sidelined by knee injury

Posted Jan. 23, 2011 @ 4:58 p.m. ET
Bears QB Jay Cutler is questionable to return against the Packers after suffering a knee injury.

Packers-Bears third-quarter reflections

Posted Jan. 23, 2011 @ 4:39 p.m. ET
PFW executive editor and resident Packers expert Dan Arkush offers his quick thoughts on the third-quarter action in the Packers-Bears NFC Championship game.

Packers-Bears second-quarter reflections

Posted Jan. 23, 2011 @ 3:47 p.m. ET
PFW executive editor and resident Packers expert Dan Arkush offers his quick thoughts on the second-quarter action in the Packers-Bears NFC Championship game.

Packers inactive list for NFC championship game

Posted Jan. 23, 2011 @ 2:08 p.m. ET
OLB Frank Zombo and RB Dimitri Nance are the most noteworthy Packers players on the team’s inactive list for Sunday’s NFC championship game against the Bears.

Bears S Harris expected to start

Posted Jan. 23, 2011 @ 2:04 p.m. ET
Bears S Chris Harris (hip) was listed as questionable on the injury report heading into Sunday, but he is active for the NFC championship game and is expected to start.

Packers-Bears first-quarter reflections

Posted Jan. 23, 2011 @ 1:58 p.m. ET
PFW executive editor and resident Packers expert Dan Arkush offers his quick thoughts on the first-quarter action in the Packers-Bears NFC Championship game.

Packers-Bears NFC championship prediction: Sunday

Posted Jan. 23, 2011 @ 11:24 a.m. ET
Every day for the last six days, a different Pro Football Weekly editor has offered a prediction on the NFC championship game along with a brief explanation supporting his pick. Offering PFW’s final pick before the big game is ...

Packers-Bears NFC championship prediction: Saturday

Posted Jan. 22, 2011 @ 2:14 p.m. ET
Every day this week, a different Pro Football Weekly editor will offer a prediction on the NFC championship this Sunday along with a brief explanation supporting his pick. Making Saturday’s pick is PFW associate editor Dan Parr.

Packers-Bears flashback times 10

Posted Jan. 22, 2011 @ 1:10 p.m. ET
Take a quick stroll down memory lane with PFW for a recap of the last 10 games between the Packers and Bears, listed in chronological order:

STATS, LLC PLAYER NEWS

Posted Oct. 06, 2012
Green Bay has activated dNeal, who was suspended for the first four weeks of the season for violating the NFL's policy on performance-enhancing drugs.||||||| Neal was suspended March 13 after testing positive for the prescription drug Adderall. He'd been prescribed the drug, used to treat attention deficit hyperactivity disorder and narcolepsy, by a doctor and didn't realize it was on the NFL's banned substance list.
Posted March 13, 2012
The NFL has suspended Neal without pay for the team's first four games of the 2012 regular season for violating the league's policy on performance enhancing substances.||||||| In a statement, the NFL says Neal will be eligible to return to the Packers' active roster on the day after the team's fourth regular-season game of the 2012 season. Neal is eligible to participate in all offseason and preseason practices and games.
Posted Sept. 14, 2011
Neal is active for the Packers after missing the first nine games of the season with a knee injury he sustained in training camp.||||||| Neal hurt his left knee during a non-contact drill in training camp. Jarius Wynn, a sixth-round pick in 2009 who was waived and later re-signed last season, took Neal's place against New Orleans.
Posted Aug. 05, 2011
Neal gave the Green Bay Packers a glimpse of the disruptive player he can be before his rookie season ended with a shoulder injury. Healthy and motivated, Neal is battling to replace Cullen Jenkins, who left the team in free agency, as a playmaker on the defensive line.||||||| The team's 2010 second-round draft pick says the disappointment he felt last season on the sidelines during the Packers' run to the Super Bowl title has him feeling like a rookie all over again. The Packers cleared Neal to participate in team drills Thursday night for the first time in training camp. But coaches won't know his potential impact until they see him play at full strength on a consistent basis.
Posted Oct. 26, 2010
Neal is expected to have season-ending shoulder surgery.||||||| The move and loss of linebacker Brady Poppinga hamper Green Bay further. Packers already have seven players on injured reserve, including four starters.

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