GREEN BAY, WI - NOVEMBER 20: Donald Driver #80 of the Green Bay Packers celebrates after E.J. Biggers of the Tampa Bay Buccaneers is called for pass interference on November 20,2011 at Lambeau Field in Green Bay, Wisconsin. (Photo by Elsa/Getty Images)
Happy Thursday, everyone. The Packers' rookies are about to get to work as the offseason schedule progresses. It's still a really long time until training camp starts. This makes me sad. Here's your daily Green Bay Packers news and links.
Shortened spring season about to kick off | Packers.com
The rookies report for a welcome dinner today, then start doing football things.
Roster real estate may prove too valuable to keep Driver around | Green Bay Press-Gazette
Pete Dougherty doesn't think there are enough roster spots for Driver.
Packers undrafted free agents: Running backs | All Green Bay Packers
Does anyone think that Duane Bennett or Marc Tyler has a good chance at making the roster?
Packers rookie free agents at a glance | Milwaukee Journal-Sentinel
Here are some quotes from scouts on all of the players.
More from around SB Nation after the jump
Minnesota Vikings stadium: Final bill passes House, 71-60 | Daily Norseman
Apparently the thing we linked yesterday was not the final House bill. This is the final House bill.
Talking inside linebackers: A curious approach to the Mack and the Buck | Behind The Steel Curtain
A good post on who's going to fit the different ILB roles in Pittsburgh.
Jason Garrett and the Cowboy Way: Competition is key | Blogging The Boys
This post is excellent, but can your team really have a "Way" when you're not making the playoffs?
Colts defensive coordinator Greg Manusky is probably more than a little upset | Stampede Blue
They didn't draft any defense, even though they had a bad defense.