Packers news today: QB Jalen Morton, RB Elijah Wellman released

Green Bay Packers, Brian Gutekunst (Photo by Dylan Buell/Getty Images)
Green Bay Packers, Brian Gutekunst (Photo by Dylan Buell/Getty Images) /

A roundup of the latest Green Bay Packers news for Tuesday, August 4.

Welcome to the Packers news today.

The Green Bay Packers announced on Monday that they have released quarterback Jalen Morton and fullback Elijah Wellman.

The Packers continue to trim their roster, which needs to be down to 80 players by the middle of the month.

Packers news and notes from around FanSided

Five potential cap casualties for Green Bay Packers with reduced 2021 salary cap (Lombardi Ave)

If there is a reduced salary cap in 2021, which is a realistic possibility due to the coronavirus pandemic, the Green Bay Packers could be forced to make some difficult roster moves next offseason, which I wrote about in this article.

Green Bay Packers: Nothing set yet on right side of OL (Dairyland Express – Paul Bretl)

With David Bakhtiari, Elgton Jenkins, and Corey Linsley, the Packers’ offensive line is set from left tackle to center. The right side of the line? Not so much. As Paul Bretl of Dairyland Express writes, everything is to play for at right guard and right tackle during training camp.

NFL rosters: One player from every team likely to be traded (NFL Mocks – Sayre Bedinger)

Sayre Bedinger of NFL Mocks writes about one player from each team in the league who is most likely to get traded ahead of the regular season.

More Packers news and notes from around the internet

With no preseason, Packers look to create their own competition ( – Wes Hodkiewicz)

Kenny Clark hopeful Kingsley Keke will play ‘huge part’ of Packers DL plan (Packers Wire – Zach Kruse)

A World Cup-style NFL season could be the best solution to playing during a pandemic (Acme Packing Company – Peter Bukowski)

A productive Jace Sternberger is a must for the Packers offense (Cheesehead TV – Paul Bretl)

Packers confident their young wide receivers group will be ready to take ‘next step’ ( – Jim Owczarski and Tom Silverstein)

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We hope you enjoyed this roundup of the latest Green Bay Packers news.