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Packers’ Jolly sentenced to 6 years in prison

HOUSTON (AP) — Suspended Green Bay Packers defensive lineman Johnny Jolly has been sentenced to six years in prison for violating the terms of his probation on a drug charge. Judge Denise Bradley sentenced the player Thursday despite his tearful plea for another chance. Jolly was charged with possession of a compound containing codeine and tampering with evidence after a ...

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Packers’ Underwood released on signature bond (UPDATE)

GREEN BAY, Wis. (AP) — Green Bay Packers cornerback Brandon Underwood was released Wednesday on a $1,000 signature bond after being accused of disorderly conduct against his wife. WLUK-TV reports Underwood appeared for an initial hearing to face the misdemeanor charge after police were called to his Green Bay house, just hours after the team got its Super Bowl rings ...

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Packers’ Jolly gets probation for drug charge (UPDATE)

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JUAN A. LOZANO Associated Press HOUSTON (AP) — Green Bay Packers defensive lineman Johnny Jolly pleaded guilty to a drug possession charge Thursday and was sentenced to probation after striking a deal with prosecutors that wipes out a similar charge and spares him any time in prison unless he stumbles again. Jolly had faced up to 20 years in ...

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Packers’ Underwood pleads no contest to sex count

BARABOO, Wis. (AP) — Packers cornerback Brandon Underwood has pleaded no contest to a misdemeanor stemming from an assault investigation in June. Lake Delton police chief Thomas Dorner said Wednesday that Underwood appeared in Sauk County Circuit Court to enter the plea to a charge of prostitution-nonmarital sexual intercourse. He declined further comment. The 24-year-old cornerback who mainly contributed on ...

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Law firm offers to pay for McCarthy’s Way

GREEN BAY, Wis. (AP) — A Green Bay law firm has offered to cover the cost of renaming a street for Packers coach Mike McCarthy. Metzler, Timm, Treleven, Pahl, Beck, S.C. offered to donate up to $5,000 to cover the signs and labor to install them. Mayor Jim Schmitt announced the name change during Tuesday’s Packers ceremony at Lambeau Field. ...

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