BREAKING: Packers Draft Josh Jones, S. NC State 61st Overall

Analysis (Taylor O’Neill): Safety Josh Jones out of NC State has a great combination of size and athleticism to play strong safety in the NFL. At 6’1, 220 pounds and running a blazing 4.41 40, Jones is explosive both as a tackler and in coverage. It’s even possible that the Packers could eventually move him to […]

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BREAKING: Packers Draft Kevin King, CB. Washington 33rd Overall

Analysis (Taylor O’Neill): Playing his first two seasons at Washington as a safety, Kevin King moved to corner for his final two seasons. The first thing one notices about King is his rare height for a defensive back. At 6’3, King ran the 40 in 4.43. He was one of the better defensive backs at […]

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Do the Latest Ted Thompson Rumors Have Any Bearing?

Several reports came out this weekend stating that Ted Thompson has again rankled some feathers within the Packers organization. This isn’t anything new. Rumors were abound last year about Mike McCarthy being fed up with Thompson’s approach, or lack thereof, to free agency. Now, the cat is apparently out of the bag involving players and […]

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NFL Refs Have Good Idea, League Probably Won’t Listen

Reports have been coming out about NFL referees wanting to do away with excessive celebration penalties. As the NFL micro-manages the game more each year, this would certainly be a welcome change. The referees have explained, understandably so, that being forced to decide on how to penalize an action that has nothing to do with […]

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What If the Packers Had Drafted Barry Sanders?

Sports Illustrated came out this week with an issue focusing on the biggest “What Ifs” in sports that could have easily happened in many cases. For example: What if Michael Jordan had succeeded at baseball? What if Ted Williams and Joe DiMaggio didn’t join the military in WWII? What if Gary Anderson made the field […]

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Top 5 Packers Draft Picks Since 2000

The final installment of the series reviewing the Packers’ best and worst draft picks since 2000 is here. Feel free to peruse the previous installments of the Worst (spots 10-6 and spots 5-1) and the Best (spots 10-6). That being said, let’s sit back an appreciate what the top five spots have had to offer. […]

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5 Biggest Packers Draft Busts Since 2000

Part 3 of the 4 part series examines the top 5 draft picks that didn’t pan out for the Pack, to say the least. If you don’t want to suffer through this alone, please forward to a fellow friend to ruin their day too!   5. B.J. Sander (2004 3rd Round, 39.2 yards per punt) […]

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