BREAKING: Green Bay Packers select Jaire Alexander, CB, Louisville at 18

Analysis (Andrew Mertig): The Packers needed to get an impact defensive player with their first pick this year. After trading back (and picking up a haul from the Saints), the Packers moved up to grab Cornerback Jaire Alexander out of Louisville. Alexander doesn’t have the size the previous Green Bay regime favored in CBs at 5’10” […]

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Draft Prospect: CB Isaac Yiadom provides value in middle of draft

We are now only hours away from the 2018 NFL draft. This off-season the Packers defensive line has become a strength of their defense. Brian Gutenkunst has 12 picks at his disposal to improve the team, and the expectation is that he will use those picks to add quality depth and competition mainly to the […]

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Draft Prospect Tremaine Edmunds Fills A Need Of Edge Rusher

Depending on how the draft unfolds, Brian Gutekunst could have his pick of several impact defensive players from Josh Jackson, Denzel Ward, a potentially falling Derwin James, or edge rusher Tremaine Edmunds. Any one of those players would fill a need that the Packers have. The cornerback position is a deep position in this year’s draft […]

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Draft Prospect Denzel Ward would be perfect if available

A week ago I profiled Iowa CB Josh Jackson and how it would be good fit for Mike Pettine’s defense. There is no doubt that the Packers could use help in the defensive secondary. This off-season they signed Tramon Williams and brought back Davon House to help provide depth in the secondary. With both of […]

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Will Joe Philbin or Mike Pettine make an immediate impact?

We have not even seen the team’s first practice and are a few weeks away from the 2018 NFL draft, to really see how this years roster will be fully constructed and what the coaches have to work with. It’s already been a busy offseason in Green Bay, as not only is General Manager Brian […]

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Josh Jackson a Potential Target for Packers at #14

We are now 23 days away from the NFL Draft, which takes place April 27 – 28 at AT&T Stadium in Arlington, Texas. As new General Manager Brian Gutekunst prepares to run his first draft, he is armed with the most picks of any team (12) to retool the Packers roster. The more that I […]

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Jeff Janis’s departure could be felt on Special Teams

As if the Packers do not have enough holes on their time already that they need to fill this offseason, add Jeff Janis’s special teams production to that list. Last week Friday, Jeff Janis signed with the Cleveland Browns, adding another former member of the Packers to their team. It is safe to say the […]

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