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Green Bay Packers: Projecting the Role of Every Draft Pick in 2014

Green Bay Packers: Projecting the Role of Every Draft Pick in 2014

The Green Bay Packers had another very successful draft as the team filled a number of needs and were able to secure some players that should have an immediate impact. However, as we all know, not every draft pick is going to make an impact right away. In this post, the Packers Guru is going… Read more

Green Bay Packers: Mike McCarthy Convinced Team Improved in 2014 NFL Draft

Green Bay Packers: Mike McCarthy Convinced Team Improved in 2014 NFL Draft

Now that the 2014 NFL Draft and its aftermath have officially concluded, the question is raised: what does the staff think of the new guys? Packers Head Coach Mike McCarthy was asked that very question yesterday by the Milwaukee Journal-Sentinel’s Tom Silverstein, giving an overall enthusiastic answer. “(We’re) absolutely (better),” McCarthy said. “Not a team… Read more

Alabama DE Adrian Hubbard Signs with Green Bay Packers

Alabama DE Adrian Hubbard Signs with Green Bay Packers

The Green Bay Packers have historically done very well in undrafted free agency and according to Bob McGinn of the Milwakuee Journal-Sentinel, they are about to land one of the most coveted college free agents remaining in Alabama defensive end Adrian Hubbard, who signed with the team pending a physical. Hubbard, who was a stalwart… Read more

Packers sign Boston College QB Chase Rettig as undrafted FA

Packers sign Boston College QB Chase Rettig as undrafted FA

The Packers have signed four-year Boston College QB Chase Rettig as an undrafted free agent, the Milwaukee Journal-Sentinel’s Tyler Dunne reports. In his career in Chestnut Hill, Rettig completed 55.2% of his passes and 52 TDs, helping his Eagles make it to two bowl games. Last week, it was reported that Green Bay wanted to… Read more

Carl Bradford Brings Pass Rush, Versatility to Packers in 2014 NFL Draft

Carl Bradford Brings Pass Rush, Versatility to Packers in 2014 NFL Draft

The Green Bay Packers have spent the last two offseasons adding versatile, athletic pass rushers and that trend continued on Saturday in the fourth round of the 2014 NFL Draft when the team selected Arizona State defensive end/outside linebacker Carl Bradford. Bradford, a 6-1, 250-pound outside linebacker, who also played on the defensive line for… Read more

Packers 2014 Draft: Why Davante Adams Was Perfect for Green Bay

Packers 2014 Draft: Why Davante Adams Was Perfect for Green Bay

The Green Bay Packers addressed defensive concerns during the first round of the 2014 NFL Draft and Friday in the second round, they turned their attention to the offensive side of the ball, selecting Fresno State wide receiver Davante Adams. Adams, a third-year sophomore, is an impressive specimen that hauled in over 100 receptions in each… Read more

Green Bay Packers: Five Realistic Options For Round 2 of 2014 NFL Draft

Green Bay Packers: Five Realistic Options For Round 2 of 2014 NFL Draft

Day one of the 2014 NFL Draft could not have gone better for the Green Bay Packers, who desperately needed help at safety entering the night only to be fortunate enough to have Ha Ha Clinton-Dix, the best safety in the draft, fall right in their lap at pick no. 21. Going into Thursday night,… Read more

Green Bay Packers Hit Home Run with Ha Ha Clinton-Dix

Green Bay Packers Hit Home Run with Ha Ha Clinton-Dix

Ted Thompson is often criticized for not being more aggressive but sometimes it pays off more to be patient and no one played it cooler in the first round of the 2014 NFL Draft than Thompson and the Packers, who came away from the draft with top-rated safety Ha Ha Clinton-Dix with the 21st overall selection…. Read more

Packers 2014 Draft: Why Ryan Shazier Makes Sense with 21st Pick

Packers 2014 Draft: Why Ryan Shazier Makes Sense with 21st Pick

The 2014 NFL Draft is now just two days away and as teams are going through their final draft day preparations, so is the Packers Guru and after much consideration, I now believe that Ryan Shazier is the first-round option that makes the most sense for the Green Bay Packers in round one. There is… Read more

Green Bay Packers Likely to Add 4th Quarterback in 2014 NFL Draft

Green Bay Packers Likely to Add 4th Quarterback in 2014 NFL Draft

According to a report by the Milwaukee Journal-Sentinel’s Tom Silverstein, the Green Bay Packers are likely to bring four quarterbacks to training camp this season, meaning that the team will be looking to add another signal-caller at some point during draft weekend, either during the actual draft or through undrafted free agency. Last season, as you… Read more