Plenty of Options at Safety to Start Opposite Clinton-Dix

During the draft at pick No. 14, the Green Bay Packers had versatile Florida State safety Derwin James staring them in the face. General Manager decided to trade down and acquire a 2019 first rounder from New Orleans instead of taking the safety. No one really knows how much interest the Packers had in James, […]

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Jeff Janis’s departure could be felt on Special Teams

As if the Packers do not have enough holes on their time already that they need to fill this offseason, add Jeff Janis’s special teams production to that list. Last week Friday, Jeff Janis signed with the Cleveland Browns, adding another former member of the Packers to their team. It is safe to say the […]

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Certain Packer Defenders Need to Make Second-Year Jumps

The 2017 draft class for the Green Bay Packers included nine picks, with all nine currently on the active roster. DeAngelo Yancey and Kofi Amichia spent the entire 2017 season on the practice squad but were recently signed to the 53-man. In order to fill gaps left by lower-than-expected production and free agency departures, certain […]

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Packers Should Target This Versatile Safety in the Draft

Corner is not the only position the Packers need help with in the secondary. Strong safety Morgan Burnett signing with the Steelers last week created another hole in a defensive backfield that already looks like Swiss cheese. Burnett was a jack of all trades with the ability to play linebacker, corner, and safety. Even though […]

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The Capers Defense in One Play

Mike Pettine is the Defensive Coordinator and while Packers Nation has rejoiced, some have poured cold water on the hire saying the Packers defensive wows have been caused by a lack of playmakers and that Pettine’s defense is complicated, like Capers’. Both points may are accurate. However, Pettine implemented a completely new defense in Cleveland […]

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Grading the 2017 Draft Class

Green Bay’s offseason is officially underway after a monstrosity of a performance in Detroit. Adam Shefter already leaked that Dom Capers will presumably be carrying a cardboard box into his office on Monday. Packers defensive coordinator Dom Capers, who has been with the team since 2009, is not expected to return to Green Bay next season, […]

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3 Keys for Packers to Salvage Season

Going in to Sunday’s game against the Tampa Bay Buccaneers, the Green Bay Packers are in a familiar, must-win situation. Fortunately for them, it’s a winnable situation for the week. In the next five weeks, however, they are going to need some favorable cards dealt their way along with performing at a higher level among […]

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