Packers GM surprised not to have authority over coach

After an extensive search, the Green Bay Packers settled on Brian Gutekunst as their new general manager in early January. He replaced Ted Thompson, one of his longtime mentors, inheriting a team with superstar quarterback Aaron Rodgers and an extensive track record of success.

However, Gutekunst didn’t inherit everything Thompson had during his Philadelphia Eagles Cheap Jerseys tenure as Packers GM.

Though Gutekunst said he needed time to process Murphy’s decision, he feels positive about succeeding his mentor as Packers general manager.

It was something I wasn’t expecting, but I’m pretty happy with where we’re at with it now.

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Tanaka threw from flat ground and threw long toss. He’s been on the disabled list since hurting himself tagging up and scoring from third base on a sacrifice fly against the Mets at Citi Field.

Manager Aaron Boone outlined the plan for Tanaka, who will stay and workout at the team’s player development and training complex here when the rest of the club goes to Philadelphia on Sunday night.

Another step along the way for him, Boone said. Scheduled to get on the mound Sunday. I think he’ll throw a bullpen. And then he’ll stay down here and throw another bullpen I believe Tuesday if everything goes well. And then at some point, maybe get into some kind of a sim game or Wholesale Jerseys Free Shipping something later next week. I think he’s progressing well and today’s another step along that way.