EAST RUTHERFORD, NJ - DECEMBER 04: Mason Crosby #2 of the Green Bay Packers kicks a successful 30-yard game winning field goal in the fourth quarter against the New York Giants at MetLife Stadium on December 4, 2011 in East Rutherford, New Jersey. (Photo by Chris Trotman/Getty Images)
Happy Friday! I'll be spending most of mine on a plane and in airports. I'll be posting Cheese Curds at the very least for the next week, but Tex is in charge. Don't trash the place and act like animals as if he's a substitute teacher. Here's your daily Green Bay Packers news and links.
Packers tailgate tour makes surprise West Allis stop | Milwaukee Journal-Sentinel
Consider a "prevent defense" for prom, kids!
Getting to know: Shea Allard | Packer Report
He's an offensive tackle with an outside shot at making the roster. Good read.
McCarren out of the dark and onto the tour | Packers.com
Larry Mac has been with the Packers in some capacity for nearly 40 years now. Good stuff here about when he was drafted and his first training camp.
Nagging missed kicks atop career season motivate Crosby | Green Bay Press-Gazette
Crosby talks about trying to improve on his career year.
More from around SB Nation after the jump
Eagles sign LeSean McCoy to 5-year extension | Bleeding Green Nation
His deal is worth the same as Arian Foster's, which is good for the Eagles, because he's probably a better player than Arian Foster.
Vikings decline opportunity to appear on 'Hard Knocks' | Daily Norseman
Just like everyone else. Are they even going to have a show?
Pre-Combine trainer praises Dontari Poe | Arrowhead Pride
Basically every good thing printed about Poe is worth clinging onto for Chiefs fans.
Rob Sims predicts Jeff Backus to start at left tackle (as of right now) | Pride of Detroit
Honestly, I'm surprised that no one thinks Reiff can be a left tackle.