Packers promote Gutekunst to GM

How to pronounce name of new Packers GM Brian Gutekunst

How to pronounce name of new Packers GM Brian Gutekunst

Instead the Packers were forced to focus on in-house candidates, which meant they were going to focus on Gutekunst, Russ Ball and Eliot Wolf.

After 13 years, Green Bays' general manager Ted Thompson stepped down from the position on Tuesday and reports immediately began to surface regarding the Packers' interest in Schneider.

Saturday morning NFL's Ian Rapoport tweeted Green Bay had requested an interview with Schneider but was denied. He has also served as the Packers Director of College Scouting and most recently Director of Player Personnel since 2015.

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But their visit to Pittsburgh in week five gave a first real glimpse of what this Jacksonville team could become. The Jaguars were finally able to move the ball on the final drive of the half.

The San Francisco 49ers previously courted Gutekunst as a general manager candidate last offseason.

Gutekunst will be entering his 20th season with the Packers.

Gutekunst played football at UW-La Crosse for two years, then became an assistant coach for the team after a shoulder injury cut his college career short. Some had suggested that, if Ball had gotten the G.M. gig, Gutekunst would have received a title like "executive V.P. of player personnel".

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While another person identified as Rohit (23) suffered minor injuries and is still recuperating at the hospital. The auto was moving at a high speed and the accident took place after the driver lost control of the vehicle.

Multiple sources had said throughout the week that there were concerns inside Lambeau Field about giving Ball the GM job and having him oversee personnel acquisition. McCarthy recently received a one-year contract extension and is signed through the 2019 season, and Murphy said Tuesday that the new GM would have the power to hire and fire the head coach. "I'm very, very confident, comfortable with that approach".

Gutekunst has been with the Packers since 1999 when he joined the team as a scout.

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