Tight ends play strong supporting role in Packers’ Week 1 victory

The Green Bay Packers’ offense silenced critics with a complete dismantling of the rival Minnesota Vikings on Sunday. Aaron Rodgers looked like his MVP self and defied his usual criticisms. He played on-time, took checkdowns when available, and his footwork was sharp. One game may be too little data to draw conclusions, but it confirms […]

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Packers’ tight end review: who stays, who goes?

Last week, we looked at the reasons why Jace Sternberger is well-positioned for the TE1 position in 2020. There is an obvious downside to this conclusion; namely that if a rookie who spent a majority of the season on IR is your primary tight end, the rest of the position group must not look great. […]

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Packers’ tight end review: Sternberger is TE1

It’s NFL Scouting Combine week, and draft hype is in full swing. Speculation runs rampant, and draft crushes are materializing. But the 2020 NFL Draft doesn’t start until April 23, and even free agency doesn’t start for another few weeks (March 18). While the offseason builds to its main events, it’s the perfect time for […]

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Packers Should Choose Lewis Over Graham in 2020

The Green Bay Packers are in the market for a tight end. Again. Now that the season is over, the team can potentially move on from both Jimmy Graham and Marcedes Lewis. Two NFL journeymen who can perhaps remain serviceable under the right circumstances. It probably comes as no surprise to Packers fans, but Lewis […]

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Playoff push is the ideal time for Packers to commit to best skill players

For the first time in three years, the Green Bay Packers are playing meaningful December football. With the Minnesota Vikings losing to the Seattle Seahawks on Monday, the Packers are cleanly in first place of the NFC North and currently hold the number three seed in the NFC. The games haven’t always been pretty, but […]

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Marcedes Lewis has earned more snaps

Despite Davante Adams missing the past two games with a turf toe injury, the Green Bay Packers persevered, winning against the Dallas Cowboys and Detroit Lions. These conference games will have meaningful implications when it comes to playoff and divisional standings and shows that Green Bay can win when the chips are down. While the […]

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Marcedes Lewis Has More to Look Forward to in 2019

The 2018 season was a forgettable one for Packers tight end Marcedes Lewis. He hardly saw the field and let alone targeted in the passing game. For years, Green Bay fans clamored for the front office to give Aaron Rodgers a weapon at tight end. First, it was Martellus Bennett in 2017 and then Jimmy […]

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