Football Outsiders Predicts Packers Win NFC North in 2017

NFL teams are still in the process of rebuilding and reloading for 2017, but Football Outsiders has released preliminary predictions for how teams will finish in the coming season. The ESPN partner site had the Packers finishing 12-4 and winning the NFC North in 2016, a prediction that was not too far off. The Packers […]

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Updating Green Bay’s Shopping List

Eleven days removed from the initial fire sale of free agency, and the Green Bay Packers may by some accounts have more holes to fill than before it began. Nick Perry was retained at about market value, while Eddie Lacy, Micah Hyde, J.C. Tretter, T.J. Lang, Jared Cook, Datone Jones and Julius Peppers have signed […]

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9 Random Facts About New Packer Martellus Bennett

One of the most shocking signings in the first few days of 2017 NFL Free Agency was the Packers picking up Martellus Bennett. Although many Packers fans may know Bennett as the former Chicago Bear and New England Patriot, there is far more to know about the tight end beginning his tenth career season in […]

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What will Packers Backfield look like in 2017?

The Green Bay Packers lost two running backs to injuries and converted wide receiver Ty Montgomery to the position before being able to find a running game in 2016. They fell a game short of the Super Bowl after going on an eight-game tear to go from 4-6 to NFC North Champions, due in no small part […]

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Best Packers Compensatory Picks in the Ted Thompson Era

In what has become an expectation during the reign of Ted Thompson, the Green Bay Packers were awarded a compensatory pick after losing a free agent the year prior. This year, the loss of Casey Hayward to the team formerly known as the San Diego Chargers led the NFL to award the Packers a fifth […]

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Packers offense: Juggernaut or not

On the Around the NFL podcast, Chris Wesseling made a bold prediction as part of a segment in which all of the hosts were asked to do so. His prediction: The 2016 Packers offense will be a juggernaut. Wesseling was talking serious production, to the point of breaking records. It’s supposed to be a bold […]

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Door now open for new-look Datone Jones

The Green Bay Packers declined the fifth-year option on 2013 first-round pick Datone Jones’ rookie contract this offseason, making him a free agent at the conclusion of the upcoming 2016 season. Jones is in the midst of a position switch, of sorts, with the expectation being that he will be a full time elephant pass rusher […]

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