Bringing back Marcedes Lewis should be a priority

Matt LaFleur’s offense in Green Bay is kind to the team’s tight ends. The Packers utilized 12 personnel on 24% of their offensive plays via sharpfootballstats.com, providing Robert Tonyan, Marcedes Lewis, Jace Sternberger, Josiah Deguara, and Dominique Dafney opportunities to show their skill sets. Robert Tonyan had a breakout year in 2020 and became a […]

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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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Pulse of the Pack: Tight Ends Review & Preview

Jacob, Jason and Paul discuss the tight end position and how the Packers might address it this offseason.  Also a conversation about Aaron Jones and the reported mutual interest between he and the Packers. —–Pulse of the Pack is the spot for what’s new with the Green Bay Packers. Jacob Westendorf (@JacobWestendorf) hosts along with Jason […]

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Packers tight end review: Hooping or Hunting?

As is tradition this time of year, the possibility of the Green Bay Packers adding a big-name tight end through free agency is nigh. This idea may feel fans with either hope or despair. After negotiations with Jared Cook fell through after 2016, the Packers compensated by signing Martellus Bennett (bringing ultimate despair) and Lance […]

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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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LempsTalkinPack: State of the Pack, Part Two: WRs/TEs/OL

Chris Lempesis is back with part two of his four-part “State of the Packers” series. In this edition, he’s looking at Green Bay’s wide receivers, tight ends and offensive linemen. Who should the Pack chase in free agency at WR? Should they sign TE Austin Hooper? What should they do with RT Bryan Bulaga? All […]

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Signing Austin Hooper Makes a Lot of Sense

The Green Bay Packers reportedly tried to make several moves before the 2019 trade deadline. To be more specific, there was one in the form of acquiring one of the NFL’s rising stars at tight end. According to Jason Wilde of The Athletic, the front office tried to trade for Atlanta Falcons tight end Austin Hooper. […]

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