Winning Field Position Battle Emphasis of 2018 Draft

Round 5. Pick 172. Punter J.K. Scott, Alabama goes to the Green Bay Packers. With this selection, on came the scrutiny of the team using a valuable draft selection on a specialist, especially with the track record that the team has in selecting punters (see B.J. Sander, 2004). With the loss of cheesehead icon Jeff […]

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Who Is This Year’s Kenny Clark?

Ever since the Packers selected Kenny Clark in the first round of the 2016, the spotlight has been on him to justify his selection. Draft picks at the end of the first round, like Clark at 27, are seen as ‘fit’ selections, ones that help playoff teams remain in contention but do not necessarily add […]

Areas of Emphasis Key to Defensive Turnaround

In Mike Pettine’s new defense, there will be a number of fluid, moving parts during the pre-snap and play areas of the game. While former DC Don Capers instilled a sense of ferocity, intricate formations and uniqueness into his defensive schemes, Pettine has a better feel on formation concepts and blitz schemes that has stayed […]

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Packer Offense Has Chance to Break Records

Think back to 2011, when Green Bay missed having a perfect season after it dropped an ugly game to the Kyle Orton-led Kansas City Chiefs. Interim head coach Romeo Crennel led KC at home against the red-hot Packers, who decided that day they were not going to earn a coveted perfect season. Without considering that […]

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How Much Can Green Bay Count on Its Veterans?

17 players currently listed on the depth chart of the Green Bay Packers have at least five years of NFL experience. While the vast majority of the team is on the younger side and has a decent amount of professional experience, the veteran cheeseheads will again be asked to lead the team into the 2018 […]

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Training Camp Battles to Watch in Green Bay

After combing through countless takes of the 2018 draft class for Green Bay, the players all are making their ways to join the team in Green Bay for training camp and OTA’s. The vast majority of the draftees will be given chances to make a name for themselves in team and individual drills before the […]

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Unaddressed Areas in Draft Shouldn’t Worry Green Bay

Coming into the 2018 NFL draft, the Green Bay Packers held the 14th overall pick and 12 total selections, which many expected these picks to be used to address defensive shortcomings. While they eventually made a flurry of moves and picked two cornerbacks in the first and second rounds, Jaire Alexander and Josh Jackson, the […]

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