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16 Days ’Til Camp: The Thompson Way

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Every day until the start of camp on July 26, we’ll provide one juicy nugget to whet your appetite for the return of football. We’d give you more but the CBA forbids two-a-days. Sorry. Ted Thompson apparently has no plans of stepping aside, which is good news based on these numbers.

If Ted Thompson wants to lead the Green Bay Packers beyond the 2016 NFL Draft, the job is his. “It’s a top priority,” Mark Murphy, the team’s president and CEO, said of Thompson’s contract while discussing the team’s fiscal-year 2014 financial report on Thursday. “I think Ted has been instrumental, obviously, in the run we’ve had, so that is a real priority.” “Instrumental” is one way to put it...

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