What to expect from Jace Sternberger in Year 1

The 2019 draft class was abundant with talented tight ends, and the NFC North took notice. The top prospect, Iowa tight end T. J. Hockenson, went to Detroit with the eighth pick, while Alabama’s Irv Smith Jr. became a Viking in the second round. Naturally, they will not be invited to my birthday party now. […]

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The Packers War Room 2019 #5: Tight Ends

Thor Nystrom of Rotoworld joins ross and Jacob this week to discuss the tight end class in the upcoming draft.  The show begins with a brief discussion of John Kuhns retirement, along with the Packers involvement, or lack thereof in the Antonio brown trade discussions.  Once that passes the guys jump into the tight end class. How […]

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Packers’ 2019 Tight End Makeover: Part 3

The Super Bowl is over and the dark days of the offseason are officially upon us. Rather than go gentle into that good night and pretend to care about other sports, its time to look to the future: draft season is in full swing. The NFL Combine is still a few weeks away, but NFL […]

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Packers’ 2019 Tight End Makeover: Part 2

This Sunday, the Los Angeles Rams will take on the ‘underdog’ New England Patriots in Super Bowl LIII. While I’m sure we’d all rather see the Green Bay Packers repping the NFC, watching other teams can be rewarding. For me, seeing tight ends Travis Kelce, Rob Gronkowski, Zach Ertz, and Eric Ebron in action really […]

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New Tight Ends Afford Packers More Offensive Creativity

The Green Bay Packers’ offense left a lot to be desired in 2017. Absent Aaron Rodgers, the passing attack floundered as it slipped to the eighth-fewest yards through the air in the NFL. That tied the lowest finish for Green Bay since Rodgers took over at QB; even the 2013 squad led by Scott Tolzien, […]

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An Early Look at Free Agency: Tight Ends

The search for free agents started for a lot of us as soon as the Packers were out of playoff contention. It likely started for the Packers front office once their hierarchy was established. The Packers tried to find a vertical threat at tight end last offseason. And, putting it lightly, Marcellus Bennett did not […]

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