Packers Who Can Take Over for Jayrone Elliott on Special Teams

With Jayrone Elliott on his way to Dallas, there is a big void now on special teams that needs to be filled. Elliott was the leader, the guy on every special teams unit that leads the charge. Now, it’ll be someone else. So let’s take a look at who that could be. LB Kyler Fackrell […]

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Packers Mailbag: Opening Week

If you’d like to submit a question or thought, please email packersmailbag@gmail.com or Tweet me @andrewmertig   First up!   What roster move surprised you the most this weekend? -John in Duluth   There are two roster moves that caught me off guard (and one directly impacted the other). First, the trade of Jayrone Elliott […]

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Packers Who Need a Strong Finish to the Preseason

Now that two games are in the books, Packers personnel evaluators can work with a serviceable sample size. Back to back wins means that plenty of Packers have been able to make an impression. Well, some better than others. For instance, the emphasis placed on tackling was evident from game one to game two. This […]

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Packers Mailbag

Welcome to my first edition of the Packers Mailbag, where I’ll be taking all your questions about the Green Bay Packers (and other assorted musings).   If you’d like to give your opinion or ask a question, please email packersmailbag@gmail.com or Tweet me @andrewmertig.   First up!   Who do you see the Packers keeping […]

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Packers Who Really Need to Avoid a Sophomore Slump

Finally, the commencement of Packers training camp is less than a week away. New names and also familiar faces will put on green and gold as Pack Nation pours into Ray Nitschke Field July 28th. There is a great deal of buzz surrounding this year’s draft class, however there is a lot to talk about […]

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Why the Packers Must Re-Sign Nick Perry

In 2016, the struggle of the Green Bay Packers’ defensive secondary illustrated the importance of solid veteran players to the success of an NFL team. After Sam Shields went down with a season-ending injury, the Packers were left with a smattering of young, inexperienced cornerbacks. Those young players could not alone carry the weight of […]

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