Ross’s First (and Last) Packers 7 Round Mock

I want to make a few things clear before we kick this beast off.  First of all, this is a best case scenario draft.  While it is unlikely that all of the players that I have selected will be available when they are selected in this mock it is at least possible.  In fact if […]


Will the Packers Select a Linebacker Early in the draft? Don’t Count on it.

One week from tonight the Packers will make their first selection in the 2014 draft. The majority of Packer fans seem to want the selection to be a linebacker, namely Alabama’s CJ Mosley or Ohio State’s Ryan Shazier. But despite the fact that Packer fans and the media almost universally recognize inside linebacker as a […]


A Closer Look at the Packers’ Draft Needs: Tiers

The draft is all about opportunity cost.  The reason that the entire world laughed at the Minnesota Vikings when they selected Christian Ponder #12 overall is not because Ponder wasn’t ever going to be a serviceable NFL quarterback.  We didn’t know that for sure (I think everyone kind of assumed) but even if Ponder ended […]


PACKERS FOOTBALL FRIDAY: Post Free Agency Off Season Needs Audit

Immediately following the Super Bowl, I outlined what I perceived to be the Green Bay Packers’ needs moving into the 2014 season here.  Now that it seems clear the team will not re-sign or sign another player that projects as an “impact” player, it’s time to see where these positions stand heading into May’s draft.  I’ll […]

Share NFL Mock Draft 1.0

The 4 most junior writers at got “together” this week and rotated picks for the first 100 selections in the upcomign NFL draft.  Jacob Westendorf, Ian Hanley, Matt Bove and I played “GM” for 8 positions in each round.  Ian was fortunate enough to make the first 3 selections for Green Bay and I […]