Per ESPN, the team is positioned to file a grievance to reclaim the prorated $4.2 million remaining on his $8 million signing bonus. All 31 other teams have until 4 p.m. ET Thursday to submit a claim on him.
Bennett was the Packers' biggest free-agent signing during the National Football League offseason.
"Martellus Bennett will not practice this week, he will not be available for the game", coach Mike McCarthy said before Wednesday's practice. That update turned into McCarthy ruling Bennett out this week with a shoulder injury, which quickly devolved into them parting ways over Bennett's failure to disclose his medical condition. He had recorded 24 catches over seven games in Green Bay.
Meanwhile, a number of his now ex-teammates are wondering what went awry - and whether Bennett quit on them as soon as they lost two-time NFL MVP quarterback Aaron Rodgers to an October 15 broken right collarbone.
The Packers have two other tight ends on the roster in Lance Kendricks and Richard Rodgers.
The injury would have kept him out of Sunday's game at Chicago, which is where Bennett calls home after spending the 2013 through 2015 seasons with the Bears.
The Packers signed Bennett to a three-year, $21 million contract as a free agent in March. That day, Bennett left the locker room telling reporters he wouldn't be talking with them because there was "nothing to talk about".
Information from ESPN's Rob Demovsky and Field Yates and The Associated Press was used in this report.
Since lack of sleep can provoke seizures, the patients stay awake all night to speed up their onset and shorten the hospital stay. Sleep deprivation interfered with the neurons' ability to encode information and translate images into conscious thought.
The streaming giant also announced it would cancel the Gore Vidal biopic, Gore , which Spacey was set to star in. A publicist said last week that Spacey is "taking the time necessary to seek evaluation and treatment ".
Well ahead of Xenoblade Chronicles 2's early December launch date, the DLC should be available to all on November 9, 2017. Blades are artificial lifeforms that bond with Drivers to lend them their weapons and powers in battle.
Social media mogul company Facebook has launched P2P payments through Facebook Messenger in the United Kingdom today. According to research by Kenshoo published in December 2016, 53% of French Internet users and 48% of U.K.
Rather than fall in love, the two were caught committing a sexual act in their seats , and have since been issued citations. The woman was caught giving the man oral sex while the two were in their seats, the station further reported .
Kentucky State Police Master Trooper Jeremy Hodges said he could not release details of the assault because of security issues. A news release from Kentucky State Police Post 3 in Bowling Green said troopers were called to the Paul residence at 3:21 p.m.
And if you are going to make a choice, it should be the one you want to make, not the one others wish you would make. ZANESVILLE, Ohio- Election Day is finally upon us and many voters made their way to their polling locations.
They said South Korea's promises that it will not deploy additional parts of the THAAD system, will not join the U.S. US President Donald Trump never seems to miss a chance to take a swipe at North Korean leader Kim Jong-un.
The small Swedish automaker's Agera RS supercar has claimed the title of World's Fastest Production Car at 277.9 miles per hour . Towards the end of the second run, the Agera RS even surpasses 450 km/h - close to the speed of a small aircraft.
Apple's next iPad could have Face ID and no home button
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Apple planning AR headset for 2020
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Welcome to a world with 280-character tweets
Now every Twitter user - from first-day users to President Donald Trump - will have twice the room to share their thoughts. Under the old 140-character format, users were hitting the limit around 9% of the time.
Thousands of Nicaraguans in the US Just Got Bad News
Nicaraguan immigrants, who have lived in the United States for almost two decades, will have 12 months to leave their homes. Already, 50,000 Haitian TPS recipients, who expect administrative decisions by Thanksgiving, are preparing for the worst.