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Vernand Morency Released By Packers

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  1. Erick

    Erick Master in the art of Gemütlichkeit

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    Packers Release 19 Players, Place Three On Injured Reserve
    posted 08/30/2008

    The Green Bay Packers released 19 players and placed three on injured reserve. Ted Thompson, Executive Vice President, General Manager and Director of Football Operations, announced the transactions Saturday.

    Released Saturday were wide receiver Jake Allen, cornerback Scorpio Babers, defensive tackle Conrad Bolston, center Brennen Carvalho, safety Tyrone Culver, linebacker Spencer Havner, tight end Joey Haynos, running back Noah Herron, guard Ryan Keenan, linebacker Danny Lansanah, defensive tackle Alfred Malone, running back Vernand Morency, defensive tackle Daniel Muir, cornerback Joe Porter, wide receiver Johnny Quinn, wide receiver Taj Smith, wide receiver Brett Swain, tackle Orrin Thompson and fullback Corey White.

    Defensive tackle Rodney Allen, center Junius Coston and long snapper J.J. Jansen were placed on injured reserve.




    I am really, really getting irritated by Ted Thompson.
     
  2. TheOSUDude

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    Good. Now I have nothing to force me to even *kinda* like the Packers.

    The Broncos could use a good potential starting RB...*coughVernandcough*
     
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    You have the dirty Texas Longwhorn Selvin Young.
     
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    I just hope he doesn't steal Ryan Grant's luggage . . .
     
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    Bad week to be a former OSU RB.
     
  6. Sunbelt

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    I m sure he'll find a spot on a practice squad
     
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    Anyone know what kind of money they make on the practice squad?
     
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    A whole lot more than I make. More than enough to pay some bills :)
     
  9. OneDerPoke

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    RB seems like a strong position all around in the NFL these days.
     
  10. Sunbelt

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    $5,200 per week for the 2008-10 League Years and the 2011 League Year if it is an Uncapped Year, and $5,700 per week for the 2011 League Year if it is a Capped Year and the 2012 League Year, including postseason weeks in which his Club is in the playoffs.
     
  11. OStateMan

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    So, that's Morency, Bell and DeGrate that have been released this week.

    Who's left in the NFL?
     
  12. Sunbelt

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    that little guy up in Minnesota
     
  13. okiecowpoke

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    Kevin Williams, DJuan Woods, Donavon Woods, Dantrell Savage
     
  14. smokey77

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    Last I heard D'Juan was cut
     
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    Jamal Williams, Antonio Smith, Ryan McBean (Denver), Charlie Johnson, Corey Hilliard
     
  16. okiecowpoke

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    He was demoted to practice squad for the Jags.
     
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    From what I understand, if you have 2 years NFL experience on a roster you cannot be placed on the practice squad. That is why he was cut.
     
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    I am just going off what I saw on the Jaguars website...
     

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