Packers roundup: Biggest surprises from training camp

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A roundup of the latest Green Bay Packers articles for Friday, August 2.

Welcome to the Packers News Report. One of the most exciting nights of training camp takes place this evening, with the Green Bay Packers hosting their annual Family Night at Lambeau Field. It begins at 7:30 p.m. CT.

Following Family Night, the team will get Saturday off before returning for a three-day stretch of practices from Sunday to Tuesday. Two of those practices will be with the Houston Texans.

Featured in today’s Packers News Report is our article on the three biggest surprises from the first week of training camp, a look at whether Josh Jones has a future with this team, observations from training camp so far, and more.

News and notes from around FanSided

Three biggest surprises from first week of training camp (Lombardi Ave)

Now into the second week of Green Bay’s training camp, what have been the top three surprises so far?

Does Josh Jones have a future with the team? (Lombardi Ave)

Christian Borman writes about whether safety Josh Jones has a future with the team after reportedly requesting a trade earlier this offseason.

Green Bay Packers: Five training camp observations through one week (Dairyland Express – Jacob Westendorf)

Jacob Westendorf of Dairyland Express makes five training camp observations for the first week of practices.

Three most impressive players at training camp (Dairyland Express – Brian Sampson)

Brian Sampson of Dairyland Express looks at the three most impressive players at training camp after one week.

More news and notes from around the internet

Besides Davante Adams, are Packers’ receivers any good? (ESPN – Rob Demovsky)

The evolution of Matt LaFleur’s Packers offense ( – Jim Owczarski)

Davante Adams’ contract looks better with every new receiver deal inked (Cheesehead TV – Tim Backes)

Biggest winners from the first week of Packers training camp (Packers Wire – Zach Kruse)

Jaire Alexander ‘locked in’ through daily grind of camp ( – Mike Spofford)

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