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Packers Forum: Grading Green Bay’s Offseason

Packers Forum: Grading Green Bay’s Offseason

Now that the NFL Free Agency period is winding down and teams are turning their attention to the draft, I thought it would be a good time to look back on the Packers offseason up to this point. I think the team still has some items left on the agenda, mainly re-signing backup quarterback Matt… Read more

Packers Should Re-Sign Matt Flynn to Multi-Year Deal

Packers Should Re-Sign Matt Flynn to Multi-Year Deal

Ever since Matt Flynn left the Green Bay Packers as a free agent following the 2011 season, the Packers have been playing chicken with the backup quarterback position. The Packers knew they had Aaron Rodgers and knew that he rarely got hurt, so having a top-flight backup didn’t seem to be a top priority. Then,… Read more

Packers: Bryan Bulaga Will Start the 2014 Season at Right Tackle

Packers: Bryan Bulaga Will Start the 2014 Season at Right Tackle

There were a number of tidbits that came out the NFL Owner’s Meetings yesterday regarding the Green Bay Packers as head coach Mike McCarthy spoke to media for almost an hour. One of interesting points covered was the offensive line and while McCarthy said the Packers are still considering their options at center, he confirmed… Read more

Packers Mike McCarthy:  Micah Hyde Could Move to Safety

Packers Mike McCarthy: Micah Hyde Could Move to Safety

There has been a lot of speculation this offseason surrounding the Green Bay Packers safety position. The consensus all along has been that the Packers would either pick a safety early in the draft or sign one in free agency to fill the spot next to Morgan Burnett, but according to Head Coach Mike McCarthy,… Read more

Packers: Why Green Bay Should Bring Back John Kuhn

Packers: Why Green Bay Should Bring Back John Kuhn

The Green Bay Packers have had a busy off-season thus far with the re-signing of several of their own players as well as making a big splash by signing free agent defensive end Julius Peppers away from the Bears. Yet, the Packers still have plenty of work to do and with the draft forthcoming, their… Read more

Packers: Why Green Bay Will Miss the Departed James Jones

Packers: Why Green Bay Will Miss the Departed James Jones

James Jones departure from the Green Bay Packers seemed inevitable this offseason. As much as the Packers wanted to keep him, it was a almost a foregone conclusion that he had played his last game in Green and Gold. Well, the news became official last night as Jones reached a three-year agreement with the Oakland Raiders Monday,… Read more

Julius Peppers Brings Impact Plays, Athleticism to Packers Defense

Julius Peppers Brings Impact Plays, Athleticism to Packers Defense

  When discussing what ailed the Green Bay Packers defense following another early playoff exit this past January, defensive coordinator Dom Capers had this to say: “I’ve always believed this,” Capers told the Milwaukee Journal Sentinel, “to be a real top-notch defense, you have to have two or three guys that basically are what I consider… Read more

Mike Neal Adds Depth, Versatility to Packers Pass Rush

Mike Neal Adds Depth, Versatility to Packers Pass Rush

The Green Bay Packers don’t normally participate in the first couple of days during the NFL Free Agony Frenzy, but when they do, it’s to re-sign their own players. Yesterday, the Packers did just that re-signing versatile defensive end/outside linebacker to a new two-year contract. At this time, the terms of deal have not been… Read more

Packers Playing Dangerous Waiting Game With Evan Dietrich-Smith

Packers Playing Dangerous Waiting Game With Evan Dietrich-Smith

The Green Bay Packers are not big players when it comes to free agency, they have never have been and never will be under the leadership of general manager Ted Thompson. While Thompson is constantly ridiculed year in and year out for his lack of activity in free agency — most of the time, his… Read more

Packers: Why You Shouldn’t Expect Jared Allen to Land in Green Bay

Packers: Why You Shouldn’t Expect Jared Allen to Land in Green Bay

As we all know, rumors run rampant at this time of year in the NFL. After all, the free agency frenzy is set to begin today, which means the rumor mill is spinning even faster than usual. The latest rumor that Packer fans will be interested to hear is that former Minnesota Vikings defensive end… Read more