The veteran left tackle, who had offseason back surgery, has been released, the team announced early Monday afternoon. The two-time Pro Bowler trails only Forrest Gregg in games played by an offensive tackle in Packers history. Also, the Packers re-signed Erik Walden.
April 23, 2012
Chad Clifton sat out more games because of injury this season than any in his career. How will the rest vs. rust factor play into this Sunday's divisional playoff against the Giants' pass rushers? We talked to offensive line coach James Campen on Thursday for some answers.
January 12, 2012
While Chad Clifton will start the postseason as the Packers' starter at left tackle, Marshall Newhouse, who started 13 games this season, will be ready if Clifton falters. That's the indication head coach Mike McCarthy gave Wednesday at his press conference.
January 4, 2012
Saying Chad Clifton is a "damn good player," coach Mike McCarthy praised Marshall Newhouse but named Clifton his left tackle. The Packers not only will be healthy for the playoff game, but they'll be healthy for this week's two practices.
January 2, 2012
The veteran left tackle made a rare appearance to talk to reporters about playing his first game since Oct. 9 at Atlanta. This will be his one and only chance to impress the coaches in a game setting before the playoffs. That and more from Thursday.
December 29, 2011