Posts Tagged: Corey Linsley

Packers Have a History of Finding O-Line Gems in the Draft

Packers Have a History of Finding O-Line Gems in the Draft

Embed from Getty Images The Green Bay Packers have a need to fill on the offensive line. The loss of T.J. Lang has left a glaring hole at left guard. General manager Ted Thompson will likely look to the draft or his own roster to fill the need. But if he does address the position… Read more

How JC Tretter and his Starting Job Affects Packers’ 53-Man Roster

How JC Tretter and his Starting Job Affects Packers’ 53-Man Roster

There is a saying that you should never lose your job in sports to injury. Well, ask JC Tretter and Corey Linsley of the Green Bay Packers and they will certainly tell you a different story. Recently, just days ago in fact, Packers head coach Mike McCarthy confirmed that Tretter, will indeed be the starting… Read more

Packers Compensatory Draft Strategy Pays Off Again

Packers Compensatory Draft Strategy Pays Off Again

There is a reason why the Green Bay Packers are very selective about the free agents that they sign every NFL off-season and one of the biggest reasons is compensatory draft picks. It’s no secret that Thompson, the long-time general manager in Green Bay, loves to build through the draft. He is a scout at… Read more

Corey Linsley is Dominating at Green Bay Packers Training Camp

Corey Linsley is Dominating at Green Bay Packers Training Camp

Corey Linsley had one hell of a rookie season. But as good as he was a season ago, thus far in the first few days of the Green Bay Packers Training camp, he has looked even better. The 2014 fifth-round draft choice emerged as the team’s starting center a year ago, after an injury to… Read more

Corey Linsley: Why the Green Bay Packers’ Top Rookie Should Get to Pro Bowl

Corey Linsley: Why the Green Bay Packers’ Top Rookie Should Get to Pro Bowl

Ted Thompson has made a lot of great draft picks. But when it comes to the offensive line, Corey Linsley may be the best pick he’s ever made. Linsley, a fifth-round selection out of Ohio State, was thrust into the starting lineup in Week One thanks to an injury to J.C. Tretter, who the Packers… Read more

Corey Linsley Staking Claim to Green Bay Packers’ Starting Center Job

Corey Linsley Staking Claim to Green Bay Packers’ Starting Center Job

Players shouldn’t lose their job to injury. But, in the NFL and other professional sports leagues it happens all the time and after the way that Corey Linsley has played for the Green Bay Packers in his first two starts at center in place of the injured J.C. Tretter, it may happen again. Don’t get… Read more

Green Bay vs Seattle: 5 Keys to a Packers Win over the Seahawks

Green Bay vs Seattle: 5 Keys to a Packers Win over the Seahawks

After months and months of waiting, the 2014 NFL season is just one day away from finally kicking off, when the Green Bay Packers travel to Qwest Field Thursday night to take on the defending Super Bowl champion Seahawks. It will be a difficult test for sure and road teams rarely win the opening road… Read more

Green Bay Packers Sign Draft Picks Jared Abbrederis and Corey Linsley

Green Bay Packers Sign Draft Picks Jared Abbrederis and Corey Linsley

The Green Bay Packers, in their continuing hurry to sign all of their 2014 draft picks, have agreed to terms on contracts with¬†WR Jared Abbrederis and Center Corey Linsley, team GM Ted Thompson announced last night. The pair of new Packers both products of the Big Ten from Wisconsin and Ohio State, respectively, were each… Read more