2017 Green Bay Packers: Tight Ends and Fullbacks

Tight End and Fullback are more-or-less interchangeable in the Packer’s scheme, and the players who will sit atop the depth chart for next season appear to be largely set. At Tight End, Martellus Bennett is one of the best in the entire league. He will give Aaron Rodgers a safety net, and a player he […]

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Packers With the Most to Prove in 2017

Injuries tormented the Packers entire 2016 season, especially in the secondary. That did not mean expectations lowered for the team of Titletown. Rookie Blake Martinez became a contributor on defense, while Lane Taylor was a solid gamble to replace Josh Sitton. Ty Montgomery is the new starting running back and HaHa Clinton Dix is about […]

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A Way-Too-Early Look at 2018 Packers Free Agents

Any shrewd NFL salary cap manager is looking at not only who they can afford to pay now, but who they may have to save money for down the road. The Packers face some tough decisions this offseason, but a couple starters and valuable depth players may also be looking for an extension next year. […]

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Best Packers Compensatory Picks in the Ted Thompson Era

In what has become an expectation during the reign of Ted Thompson, the Green Bay Packers were awarded a compensatory pick after losing a free agent the year prior. This year, the loss of Casey Hayward to the team formerly known as the San Diego Chargers led the NFL to award the Packers a fifth […]

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Next Man Up for Packers Receivers

Nothing ever comes easy during a playoff run. If it’s not one thing, it’s another when it comes to the Green Bay Packers. Next Man Up was the mantra during the Super Bowl XLV run when injuries seemed to plague the team on all sides. This year is no different. If they Packers are to emerge […]

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Is Richard Rodgers Really Ahead of Jared Cook?

The Green Bay Packers had their worst offensive season last year since Aaron Rodgers took over at quarterback in 2008, and one of the many reasons that was the case was due to a lack of production from the tight end position. Richard Rodgers caught 58 passes and scored eight touchdowns, which on the surface […]

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Packers Depth Chart: Tight Ends

After focusing on the Packer wideouts, where there is steep competition, we move onto the other receiving position: tight end. With a new face through free agency, a reliable option back and two young guys with promise, there is a lot to look forward to. But we still need to narrow it down and figure […]

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