The Packers Defense Needs to Get Mean, Ray Nitschke Mean!

Ray Nitschke was mean. There’s an old barber back in my college town in Dickinson, North Dakota who played linebacker for the Detroit Lions back in the 60’s. He still cuts hair to this day. Trust me, you don’t go to Ted’s Barber Shop for the quality of the haircut, you go there for the […]

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Packers in Need of Playmaking Tight End

For all the talk about which wide receiver the Green Bay Packers should keep between Randall Cobb and Jordy Nelson, what has been lost among some fans is how poor the tight end play has been the past 21 years. In 1996, Keith Jackson and Mark Chmura were a tremendous tight end duo. Despite Chmura […]

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Packers Mock Draft 2.0 with Roundup

I’m going to post a bi-weekly draft piece on Football Fridays here on PackersTalk.com.  Mock drafts using Fanspeak, my custom Packers Big Board, scouting reports, links to film breakdown, you never know what you might get.  Stay tuned to Packers Football Friday all the way until draft weekend to find out. In these mock drafts, […]

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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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