ARLINGTON TX - FEBRUARY 06: Nick Collins #36 of the Green Bay Packers celebrates after making an interception and running 37 yards for a touchdown in the first quarter against the Pittsburgh Steelers during Super Bowl XLV at Cowboys Stadium on February 6 2011 in Arlington Texas. (Photo by Rob Carr/Getty Images)
We lead off your daily Green Bay Packers news and links with a great article about Nick Collins and whether or not he's going to be able to return to the field. His medical situation is being kept quiet, leading some to speculate that he's leaning towards retirement, but that might not necessarily be the case. We also have stuff on Mike Neal, primetime games and MMA fighters' siblings.
Tom Silverstein with an absolutely top-notch article on what Nick Collins is trying to come back from, players who made it back and players who didn't.
On Johnny Bones' brother, who previously met with the Packers.
I think I'm with Vic here. Primetime games are great for fans and for previously average teams with rising stars that have something to promote, but they're not good for the coaches and players.
I'm in agreement with this. I think there's a chance Mike Neal could be cut if he doesn't perform in camp, but I doubt he's cut before the final cut of preseason.
It looks like the schedule is coming on Tuesday night
Some interesting stats regarding all kinds of Packers stuff at Jersey Al's.
The Super Bowl years and the immediate post-Lombardi years.
More from around SB Nation after the jump
Expect to see some more Packers-esque 2-4-5 from the Pats this year.
Bust out your tinfoil hats!
A good special teams player, but he's unlikely to see too much time for the Vikings at linebacker.
The Lions retain one of their starting outside linebackers if this is true.