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Packers Bypass Informal Practices

LB Desmond Bishop (Jonathan Daniel/Getty)

Rather than practicing as a team, the players have been content to work out mostly on their own. Josh Sitton, Desmond Bishop, Matt Flynn and Mark Murphy talked shop with Packer Report at Saturday's Tailgate Tour.

Drew Brees, Tony Romo, Philip Rivers and Ray Lewis are among several players who have organized informal practices to fill the void left by the lockout's ban on organized team activities and minicamps. The Green Bay Packers, who were supposed to hold their rookie minicamp this weekend, have held no such practices. However, starting guard Josh Sitton said upon conclusion of the Tailgate Tour on... Recommended Stories

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