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. […]

Share

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 […]

Share

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 […]

Share

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. […]

Share

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 […]

Share

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 […]

Share