Vikings hire seven-year assistant as new head coach.
Now that he's free from play-calling duties, Green Bay Packers coach Mike McCarthy has been spending more time with his defensive coaches working to develop the long-term consistency his offense has established.
The nose tackle will not be prosecuted and now turns his attention to his future in the NFL.
As is the case almost every season, Green Bay Packers head coach Mike McCarthy expects nothing and takes what additions general manager Ted Thompson might give him. He just isn't one to stress out about positions that haven't been addressed this early in the offseason.
This week on Xtra Points, the guys debate Badgers basketball tournament hopes, make some early picks for the Final Four and consider what Chris Borland's early retirement means for the future of the NFL.
Wary of head trauma, San Francisco 49ers linebacker Chris Borland is leaving football. And not even the promise of NFL stardom and piles of money could change his mind.
A once abundant field of free-agent cornerbacks has dwindled down to a final few and still the Green Bay Packers, in need of one, remain unconnected with veteran Tramon Williams.
The Packers' options are...
Green Bay appears to be keeping its offensive line intact.
Randall Cobb took less money to stay with Aaron Rodgers and the Packers.
The loss of free-agent cornerbacks Davon House and Tramon Williams could undo a good portion of the capital the Packers built late in the year when things started to finally come together. According to sources, the Packers are in danger of losing both.