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 difference-makers where sometime within a […]

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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 disclosed but regardless, this was […]

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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 patience is proven right when […]

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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 Jared Allen has listed Green […]

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Packers Focus On Their Own Players as Free Agent Frenzy Set to Begin

After about a month of waiting, rumors and speculation, the NFL Free Agency Frenzy finally begins on Tuesday at 3:30 PM EST, meaning we will finally  get some answers on who will and who won’t be a Green Bay Packer in 2014. Fortunately, the Packers got their most important work done before free agency began as they were able to […]

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Packers: Will Ted Thompson Change His Ways in Free Agency

Historically, the Green Bay Packers have not been very active in the free agency under the leadership of general manager Ted Thompson, as the former NFL veteran and scout, has built the Packers through a draft and develop philosophy. For the most part, Thompson’s strategy is simple. Draft players, develop them and then sign them to long-term deals before they […]

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Packers Will Regret Letting Sam Shields Test Free Agency

The Green Bay Packers have made a calculated decision with free-agent cornerback to be Sam Shields and after it was reported over the weekend that Shields is going to test the free agent market, it may be the one that the team ultimately regrets. According to numerous reports, the two sides have been in ongoing contract talks to try and […]

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Green Bay Packers Should Sign D’Qwell Jackson

I know, I know, Ted Thompson and the Green Bay Packers never spend money on free agents, especially on free agents over the age of 30. But I believe that to be successful you need to be flexible and sometimes you need to go against your own rules, sometimes there are special circumstances. In the NFL special circumstances equals special […]

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Green Bay Packers: Projecting Chris Banjo’s Role in 2014

The Green Bay Packers are going to be busy this offseason with over $30 million in cap space and 17 unrestricted free agents. Yet, the team got started on some offseason work earlier this week by re-signing exclusive rights free agent Chris Banjo to a one-year deal for the 2014 season. Banjo, who joined the Packers as an undrafted free […]

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Packers: Ryan Pickett More Likely to Return to Green Bay than B.J. Raji

While many followers of the Green Bay Packers have assumed that defensive lineman B.J. Raji and Ryan Pickett would be allowed to leave the team as unrestricted free agents this offseason, Bob McGinn of the Milwaukee Journal-Sentinel is reporting that may not be the case. So far this offseason it has been reported that the Packers, looking for athleticism along their defensive […]

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