Mdash adam schefter adamschefter november 3 2021 the green bay packers will turn to a familiar face to help the team rsquo s current quarterback situation after starter aaron rodgers tested positive for covid 19 according to adam schefter of espn the packers are expected to sign quarterback blake bortles to the team rsquo s practice squad providing the ability to elevate the.

The packers signed bortles to provide a backup for jordan love when aaron rodgers also tested positive for the virus during the leadup of week 9 rsquo s meeting with the kansas city chiefs bortles was elevated just once from the practice squad.

Bortles signed with the packers on november 3 just after aaron rodgers lsquo covid 19 positive brought in to provide an extra layer of insurance behind jordan love he rsquo ll leave after just a handful of scrimmages bortles once groomed to be the future franchise face of the jaguars hasn rsquo t seen live action since his three game 2019 season.

The packers were interested in bortles who had been with the team during preseason bortles put down the clubs and got on a plane as.

The packers cut quarterback blake bortles from the practice squad monday after activating third quarterback kurt benkert from the practice squad covid 19 reserve list green bay signed bortles on.

The team announced the move monday afternoon along with the packers releasing qb blake bortles bortles signed with green bay in the early months of the summer this year but was cut shortly after.

Ldquo veteran qb blake bortles is flying to green bay with the expectation he will sign to the packers rsquo practice squad and be eligible for the 53.

Former jacksonville jaguars quarterback and recent green bay packers signee blake bortles will be donning a new jersey number in 2021 the no 5 jersey which he wore in college and at every previous step hes made in the nfl with jacksonville the los angeles rams and denver broncos is retired by the packers in honor of the late paul hornung the 1961 nfl.

Severely shorthanded at quarterback the saints will add an emergency backup option blake bortles is expected to sign with the team friday jeff duncan of nola com tweets bortles caught on with the packers on multiple occasions this year during aaron rodgers lsquo holdout and his subsequent covid.

Packers sign qb turned receiver turned qb to practice squad the team brought back veteran blake bortles to have a veteran experienced presence this time with rodgers set to start against.

Advocate rsquo s jeff duncan and confirmed by espn rsquo s adam schefter the saints are bringing in free agent passer blake bortles to back up rookie draft pick ian book on monday night against the miami dolphins with hill and siemian sidelined and jameis winston still recovering from a season ending knee injury book was their only healthy option.

Bortles was on the golf course when he got the call and left immediately to catch a flight from jacksonville he will sign to the practice squad and be elevated to the 53 once the packers see he rsquo s in good enough shape to play ldquo nobodys going to feel sorry for us rdquo lafleur said.

The new orleans saints are reportedly set to sign blake bortles to serve as their backup quarterback for monday nights week 16 game against the miami dolphins jeff duncan of the times picayune.

The no 3 pick from the 2014 nfl draft has appeared in 78 games making 73 starts his last appearance came in 2019 with the rams.

Saints to sign blake bortles to back up ian book vs dolphins with top two qbs on covid list per report as the green bay packers signed him last month when aaron rodgers tested positive for.

Packers elevate qb kurt benkert sign qb danny etling to practice squad jordan love rsquo s replacement this week has been officially named rather than blake bortles who has been on the roster.

The saints are expected to sign blake bortles today per sources he will practice with the team today and be the backup quarterback to ian book on monday night mdash jeff duncan jeffduncan.

The packers activated kurt benkert from the practice squad reserve covid 19 list and released former no 3 overall pick blake bortles green.

Bortles will practice with the team and backup book on monday night more ian book to make first nfl start after hill siemian more saints land on covid 19 list bortles a seven year veteran was signed and released by the green bay packers a couple of times this year most recently released after aaron rogers returned from his covid 19 debacle.

The green bay packers have signed blake bortles as they attempt to add quarterback depth while reigning mvp aaron rodgers rsquo future with the team remains uncertain thursday may 13 2021 ap.

Green bay wis nbc 26 mdash the packers have placed jordan love on the reserve covid list meaning the backup qb has tested positive for covid 19 love said last month he had been vaccinated.

The green bay packers have activated quarterback kurt benkert and have released quarterback blake bortles benkert has been activated.

The new orleans saints are expected to sign quarterback blake bortles due to the teams ongoing covid 19 outbreak sources informed the times picayune on friday and the green bay packers.

Bortles was most recently with the packers to back up jordan love for the team rsquo s game against the chiefs in november he also was with green bay for much of the team rsquo s offseason program.

The packers are getting a boost to their defense for the christmas matchup against the browns defensive lineman kenny clark has been activated off the reserve covid 19 list green bay announced.

Packers 2021 salary cap an updated look at the green bay packers 2021 salary cap table including team cap space dead cap figures and complete breakdowns of player cap hits salaries and bonuses contracts salary cap table salaries by year positional spending draft 2022 free agents.

Bears packers interesting facts and new records originally appeared on nbc sports chicago the chicago bears fell to the green bay packers on sunday night at lambeau field but the game wasn rsquo t.

The packers are offering 300 000 shares through feb 25 2022 the offering marks the clubs sixth ever and first in 10 years previous offerings were made in 1923 1935 1950 1997 and 2011.

Aaron rodgers reacts to his incomplete pass attempt to richard rodgers on 3rd and 10 yards on the ten yard line late in the 4th quarter the packers then kicked a field goal to go up by seven the green bay packers hosted the san diego chargers sunday oct 18 2015 at lambeau field steve apps state journal.

Packers at saints 3 38 ar stats 15 28 133 yards 0 td 2 int j love 5 7 68 yards 0 td 0 int packers at chiefs 7 13 ar stats arrogant liar j love 19 34 190 yards 1 td 1 int packers at saints qbr 36 7 ar 102 1 jl packers at chiefs qbr 69 5 similar games where packers ol did next to nothing and packers qb was under constant.