GM Gutekunst in on Free Agent Cornerback Conversations

New Green Bay Packers General Manager Brian Gutekunst in his introductory press conference stated that he wanted to be in on every free agent conversation. It was music to the ears of many fans of the green and gold. When the Seattle Seahawks released Richard Sherman, some early reports indicated that the Packers had preliminary […]

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Goodbye Damarious Randall: What’s Next for the Green Bay Packers?

New Packers GM Brian Gutekunst declared that he’d be much more aggressive in free agency and in the offseason. So far, this has held true. The Packers have already dealt arguably their best corner this offseason to the Cleveland Browns for their starting quarterback, Deshone Kizer, who will likely be Rodgers’ backup. In addition, the […]

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Randall Trade Indicates a Plan

News broke Friday afternoon that the Packers traded Damarious Randall to the Browns for DeShone Kizer and moved up 13 spots in rounds four and 12 in round five of this year’s draft.  This was surprising to most everyone because cornerback is a position of need, and Randall was their best cornerback last year after his week four meltdown, in […]

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Cornerback Position Needs An Upgrade

I wrote last week how I felt that new GM Brian Gutekunst should target Malcolm Butler to upgrade the Packers cornerback position. It’s no surprise that I feel that one of the Packers greatest weaknesses on defense is their secondary. This position group has been an extreme mess since Sam Shields went out with an […]

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The Case for Bringing Back Sam Shields

Being a quality defensive back in Green Bay is underrated, for some reason. In the past decade, there has been a near laundry list of quality defensive backs in town, with deserved recognition few and far between. These players include: Tramon Williams: The Packers are not Super Bowl XLV champions without the play that Williams […]

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Prioritizing the Packers Offseason

The trouble lying beneath the Packers’ infrastructure did not come to fruition until former GM Ted Thompson stepped down. Even the casual bystander knew there needed to be a major overhaul on defense. That issue was addressed with the hiring of Mike Pettine. What we didn’t know was that Mark Murphy would hire internally for […]

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Early Bird Breakdown Week 17 – Packers @ Lions

Early Bird Breakdown Week 17 – Packers @ Lions Hello and welcome back to Early Bird Breakdown. It’s the final week of the regular season and with the Packers out of playoff contention the final week of Early Bird Breakdown for this season.. Before diving into the breakdown, let’s look back to last week’s game. The Recap: […]

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