Posts Categorized: Packers Draft

Green Bay Packers 2016 Ideal Mock Draft: Rounds 1-3

Green Bay Packers 2016 Ideal Mock Draft: Rounds 1-3

When it comes to the NFL Draft, few teams do better on a year-to-year basis than the Green Bay Packers. Say what you want about Ted Thompson, he gets it done on draft day. Thompson is a big proponent of drafting the best player available. I think that most general managers are. But, that doesn’t… Read more

2016 NFL Draft: Packers Need a Back like C.J. Prosise

2016 NFL Draft: Packers Need a Back like C.J. Prosise

The Green Bay Packers, like every NFL team, are going to have some important decisions to make in the upcoming 2016 NFL Draft. One of the most important for the Packers will be what are they doing at running back? Before the 2015 season, asking that question would have seemed silly. Eddie Lacy had the look… Read more

Jarran Reed Makes Sense for Packers in 2016 NFL Draft

Jarran Reed Makes Sense for Packers in 2016 NFL Draft

There is not much debate that defensive line and in particular, nose tackle is an area of need for the Green Bay Packers entering the 2016 NFL Draft. With the sudden retirement of B.J. Raji, and the four-game suspension for the promising Mike Pennel, finding a nose tackle early in the draft wouldn’t be such… Read more

Packers Can’t Forget Tight End in 2016 NFL Draft

Packers Can’t Forget Tight End in 2016 NFL Draft

The Green Bay Packers recently surprised legions of fans by signing free agent tight end Jared Cook. Many have praised the move and rightly so, but that doesn’t mean Green Bay doesn’t need to add another tight end in the 2016 NFL Draft. Free agency can be a good way to add to your roster… Read more

Packers Draft: LB Deion Jones is a Perfect fit for Green Bay

Packers Draft: LB Deion Jones is a Perfect fit for Green Bay

The Green Bay Packers didn’t enter the offseason with a plethora of needs. In fact, like most years, the Packers had very few. But one place where Green Bay needs reinforcements is at inside linebacker. Over the past two seasons, Green Bay has gotten by at inside linebacker in large part because of Clay Matthews. The All-Pro… Read more

2016 NFL Draft: Why Andrew Billings Fits Green Bay Packers Perfectly

2016 NFL Draft: Why Andrew Billings Fits Green Bay Packers Perfectly

It was surprising to hear the announcement made by former Green Bay Packers defensive tackle, B.J. Raji that he was retiring. Yet, at least the Packers have more than enough time now to replace him, especially with the 2016 NFL Draft on the horizon. And while we will certainly delve a lot deeper into the… Read more

Jeff Janis, Ty Montgomery Makes Green Bay Ridiculously Good at WR

Jeff Janis, Ty Montgomery Makes Green Bay Ridiculously Good at WR

The Green Bay Packers are going to end up keeping six wide receivers on their final 53-man roster in 2015. And both Jeff Janis and Ty Montgomery will be among them. Janis, who was on the roster a season ago, is continuing to impress after turning heads at OTA’s this week. And his development along… Read more

Packers 2015 Draft Analysis: Ted Thompson Hits Another Home Run

Packers 2015 Draft Analysis: Ted Thompson Hits Another Home Run

Green Bay Packers general manager Ted Thompson is pretty good at this whole drafting thing. In fact, he might be the best in the business when it comes to procuring talent from the annual NFL selection meeting (aka the NFL Draft). And despite some criticism about the Packers 2015 class, there are plenty of reasons… Read more

Jake Ryan is Exactly What Packers Need at Inside Linebacker

Jake Ryan is Exactly What Packers Need at Inside Linebacker

Green Bay Packer fans must have been wondering if general manager Ted Thompson was ever going to select an inside linebacker. Well they got their answer in round 4 of the 2015 NFL Draft when Thompson selected Michigan linebacker Jake Ryan. And even though the pick may have come later than expected, it was the… Read more

Packers Add Athleticism, Versatility in Quinten Rollins and Ty Montgomery

Packers Add Athleticism, Versatility in Quinten Rollins and Ty Montgomery

Many expected the Green Bay Packers to select an inside linebacker on Day 2 of the 2015 NFL Draft. That’s because it viewed as a position of need, but knowing Ted Thompson and the fact that he doesn’t draft for solely for need, means Packer fans shouldn’t be shocked that inside linebacker hasn’t been addressed…. Read more