What Can We Expect From Jordy Nelson in 2017?

It was not renowned, but there were times last season when comeback player of the year Jordy Nelson didn’t want to lace them up on Sunday. Nelson told ESPN’s Jason Wilde, “If you ask my wife [Emily], I’ve told her five different things this past year. From, ‘Don’t ever let me play again this year,’ to ‘Don’t ever let […]

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Jake Ryan and Blake Martinez Are Quite the Duo

AJ Hawk and Brad Jones were the last two Packers who resembled any type of “stability” at inside linebacker. In 2013 the two combined for 202 tackles. Numbers defensive coordinator Dom Capers has not seen since. After Jones’ play wilted away and AJ Hawk grew old, the likes of Sam Barrington and Jake Ryan were next in […]

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Kevin King Could Be a Day One Starter

The moans and groans of Packer nation bolstered as just a couple picks before 29 Ted Thompson accepted a deal from the Cleveland Browns to move back to the first pick of the second round. TJ Watt, Reuben Foster, and Dalvin Cook were still on the board, but they were not persuading enough for the ingenuity […]

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Corners the Packers Need to Consider at 29th Overall

Corners, corners, and more corners. Once again the NFL draft is top heavy with viable cornerbacks. Maybe more so than years past. The acquisition of Davon House eased a little tension for the Packers, however the boulder on this team’s shoulders is still in the secondary. The Packers will look corner at some point in this […]

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Setting the Edge: Edge Rusher Mock Draft

With the draft only a week away a little more speculation couldn’t hurt. The Packers ranked 15th in the NFL with 35 team sacks in 2017. That does not exactly mesh well with an atrocious pass defense. The best way to paint over a poor secondary is by getting after the quarterback. The Packers helped […]

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Packers With the Most to Prove in 2017

Injuries tormented the Packers entire 2016 season, especially in the secondary. That did not mean expectations lowered for the team of Titletown. Rookie Blake Martinez became a contributor on defense, while Lane Taylor was a solid gamble to replace Josh Sitton. Ty Montgomery is the new starting running back and HaHa Clinton Dix is about […]

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Why the Packers Won’t Draft a Running Back in Round One

The last time the Packers drafted a running back in the first round of the NFL draft the year was 1990. With the 19th overall selection they took Darrell Thompson from the University of Minnesota. Thompson played five seasons all for the Packers, but he did not start in half the games he appeared. The […]

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