2018 Green Bay Packers Position Breakdown: Cornerbacks

In our continued journey exploring the 2018 Green Bay Packers roster, we have moved to the defensive side of the ball. Last week I wrote about the importance of the Inside Linebackers, and this week we’ll take a look at the players who play on an island on the outside.   2018 Green Bay Packers […]

Can Packers Defense Exceed Expectations?

Can Packers Defense Exceed Expectations? As training camp approaches, the Packers defense will begin to answer questions about whether or not they have made a dramatic improvement from last seasons dismal showing. The poor defensive performance in 2017 was encapsulated by the fact that they allowed opponents to score in every trip that they made […]


Are the Packers “the Team to Beat”?

Are the Packers the Team to Beat? Tony Romo made headlines this past week when he said that he thought that the Packers were “the team to beat” in 2018.  He elaborated on his feelings by saying that “I think that the Packers probably got better more than any other team I saw this offseason.  […]


Looking Ahead to the Packers 2019 Free Agents

I know the 2018 season hasn’t even started yet, but next offseason will certainly be an interesting one. Three Green Bay Packers starting defenders and one of the main weapons for Aaron Rodgers are all free agents. However, if Brian Gutekunst in anything like Ted Thompson, I could see one or two of them extended […]


BREAKING: Green Bay Packers select Jaire Alexander, CB, Louisville at 18

Analysis (Andrew Mertig): The Packers needed to get an impact defensive player with their first pick this year. After trading back (and picking up a haul from the Saints), the Packers moved up to grab Cornerback Jaire Alexander out of Louisville. Alexander doesn’t have the size the previous Green Bay regime favored in CBs at 5’10” […]


Reuniting With a Familiar Face Amidst a Sea of Change

McCarthy Banking on Tramon Williams and Kevin King to Improve the Secondary in 2018: Mike McCarthy recently sat down to meet with members of the media and discuss the Packers approach to preparing for the 2018 season. He discussed a variety of topics from taking a “scrub brush” to the offensive playbook in terms of […]


Brian Gutekunst Is Keeping His Options Open

You can argue that Brian Gutekunst is just a protégé of Ted Thompson all you want, but the 2018 offseason has been different than past years. The Packers are reluctant to splurge all of their cap space in free agency, but that doesn’t mean Gutekunst is carrying on Thompson’s stingy legacy. Before the offseason officially […]