Packers Strategic Changes Needed

The draft has come and gone for the Green Bay Packers. We’re all excited about the influx of young talent on the roster. It’s that wonderful time of year where everyone thinks, “This is the class that will push the Lombardi trophy back home!” They were also active enough in free agency to the point […]

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Reviewing Ted Thompson’s Last Big Free Agency Splash

Just as “Go Pack Go” chants echo through Green Bay during the NFL season, the offseason brings with it a three-word mantra under Ted Thompson, “Draft and Develop.” However, there have been rare occasions when Thompson will take a dip into the free agent pool. This offseason has been one such occasion, with the re-signing […]

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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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Grading the Packers Free Agency

Surprisingly, Ted Thompson and the Green Bay Packers have been relatively active during this years free agency. Thompson who is known for his stinginess has been both aggressive and mechanical when evaluating current and outside talent. Even though he failed to retain pro bowl guard TJ Lang, he brought in one of the best tight […]

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Packers Free Agency Day 1 Recap

When the dust had cleared from a wild day one in NFL unrestricted free agency, the Packers had signed the number one edge pass rusher available, Nick Perry. The five-year pro was highly sought after in a market thin on pass rushing talent, but he ultimately agreed on a 5-year, $59 million deal with the […]

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PFF: Free Agent Primer

I had a chance to stop by the Railbird Central podcast and talk about the Packers controlled free agents.  You can listen to that show with legendary host Brian Carriveau right here.  That is not today’s discussion.  Today’s discussion is to identify which of the Packers current unrestricted free agents can be expected to re-join […]

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