Packers No. 1 Receivers Who Skipped Town

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Antonio Freeman

Antonio Freeman

Best Season
1998: 15 games, 84 receptions, 1,424 yards, 14 touchdowns

Season Before Leaving
2001: 16 games, 52 receptions, 818 yards, 6 touchdowns

Post Packers
Signed as a free agent with Philadelphia and had one mediocre season.

Freeman came back to the Packers in 2003 and later said he regretted leaving to begin with. We forgive you Stone Hands.

Receiving
Year Age Tm G GS Rec Yds Y/R TD Lng R/G Y/G
1995 23 GNB 11 0 8 106 13.3 1 28 0.7 9.6
1996 24 GNB 12 12 56 933 16.7 9 51 4.7 77.8
1997 25 GNB 16 16 81 1243 15.3 12 58 5.1 77.7
1998*+ 26 GNB 15 15 84 1424 17.0 14 84 5.6 94.9
1999 27 GNB 16 16 74 1074 14.5 6 51 4.6 67.1
2000 28 GNB 15 15 62 912 14.7 9 67 4.1 60.8
2001 29 GNB 16 16 52 818 15.7 6 63 3.3 51.1
2002 30 PHI 16 1 46 600 13.0 4 59 2.9 37.5
2003 31 GNB 15 0 14 141 10.1 0 15 0.9 9.4
Career 132 91 477 7251 15.2 61 84 3.6 54.9
8 yrs GNB 116 90 431 6651 15.4 57 84 3.7 57.3
1 yr PHI 16 1 46 600 13.0 4 59 2.9 37.5
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7 Comments on "Packers No. 1 Receivers Who Skipped Town"

  1. Shawn Iltarion

    Free made one of the best catches in franchise history in OT against the Vikings. I was there.

    He was a great zone receiver but wasn’t great at beating guys man-to-man.

    Nice insertion of the race card, but your star WR, and really the best player on your team, being accused of raping a woman in a stairwell after bar time is a pretty big deal in no matter what city you are in.

    Fortunately for him, she was drunk and it was the 80s. If it was 2013, he’d have been effed for sure. Either way, James wasn’t a 22 year old fresh out of college. He was an 8 year vet and shouldn’t have effin been there in the first place. Adios.

    Plus, the Packers had the “next James Lofton,” Frankie Neal, shortly after that anyway.

  2. DD

    Antonio Freeman wasn’t even really a No. 1 receiver anymore when he left. In his last three seasons Bill Schroeder caught more passes, had more yards, and caught almost as many TDs.

  3. Me

    Since you wanna discuss all the innocent black people getting fucked over by horrible whitey, lets have a discussion about the 17 year old that shot a 13 month old in the face in georgia the other day, keep ur fucking bullshit politics out of the conversations please

  4. Me

    And that by no means is based on racism, im just sick of hearing that every decision is based on race
    How bout next time take into account that green bay tries to uphold the image of a clean cut organization

  5. My favorite story is how Javon Walker ended up beaten and left dazed on a curb in Vegas. Though his anger with the Packers started his downward spiral, I was surprised at how low he fell. What a fuckup.

  6. rebelgb

    Iltarion if I remember correctly Javon was you man. You loved that asshole.

    You also liked Freeman, even though that guy sucked balls and took us, and Philly for money he should have never seen.

    You are now doing the same with your savior JJ. I cant wait to hear your excuses in 2 years when that has been shows his true colors as well…..

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