Packers News Report: Impact of Packers RB Aaron Jones’ suspension

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How will Aaron Jones’ suspension impact his second season with the Green Bay Packers? That and more in Sunday’s Packers News Report.

Good morning and welcome to the Packers News Report for Sunday, July 8. We are now one Sunday closer to the return of Green Bay Packers football. We’ve hit single digits in the countdown, the season opener is now just nine weeks away.

If you’re bored waiting for training camp, which begins in under three weeks, be sure to check out the World Cup. The semi-finals begin on Tuesday and should be highly entertaining. First up is France vs. Belgium on Tuesday, followed by England vs. Croatia on Wednesday. As ever, be sure to check out the great coverage of the World Cup over at, as well as the excellent work at Playing for 90.

Right, back to the other game called football. Here’s a roundup of the latest Green Bay Packers articles from around the internet.

News and notes from around FanSided

Blake Martinez makes NFL top linebacker rankings (Lombardi Ave)

Blake Martinez had an excellent second season in Green Bay. Where does he rank among linebackers in the NFL? Lombardi Ave’s Keegan Jackish put together his linebacker rankings ahead of the 2018 season.

How Aaron Jones’ suspension affects his potential breakout season (Lombardi Ave)

Lombardi Ave’s Tyler Grzegorek wrote about Aaron Jones’ two-game suspension. How does this impact Jones’ potential breakout season?

Green Bay Packers: 5 keys to success in 2018 (Dairyland Express – Brian Sampson)

What are the keys to success for Green Bay this season? Brian Sampson of Dairyland Express names the top five.

More news and notes from around the internet

Jimmy Graham should solve Packers’ touchdown problem at TE (PackersWire – Zach Kruse)

Which Packers running back provides the best fantasy football value? (Acme Packing Company – Jordan E. Smith)

A loaded NFC will make for stiff competition for the Packers in 2018 (Cheesehead TV – Ryan Brunner)

Road test adds new twist to Aaron Rodgers’ anticipated duel with Patriots’ Tom Brady ( – Ryan Wood)

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We hope you enjoyed this edition of the Packers News Report.