Packers Were Right Not to Overpay for Micah Hyde

When free agency hits in the NFL, crazy things happen. Luckily, the Green Bay Packers know how to keep their head when the funny money is flying around. Certainly, the Packers deal with Nick Perry that ended up being worth $60 million over five years opened eyes. But really it shouldn’t. Green Bay only gave Perry $18.5 guaranteed. The last […]

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Packers: 3 Free Agents Green Bay Can’t Afford to Lose

If you didn’t know, NFL teams can start what is called legal tampering Tuesday, which means for all intents and purposes, free agency starts today. For the Green Bay Packers, that means a number of key players are getting set to hit the market. Guys like T.J. Lang, Nick Perry, Micah Hyde, Jared Cook, Eddie Lacy and others. The tampering […]

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Packers: Expect Ted Thompson, Green Bay to Invest in Own Talent

As the Green Bay Packers get set for another offseason, a report surfaced saying the Packers could be a player in NFL free agency, which of course was met from Packers’ fans¬†with a sigh and a slight roll of the eyes. You see, Green Bay fans are used to these rumors. It seems like reports surface every year saying Ted […]

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Packers’ Nick Perry Finally Realizing His Potential

There was a time this offseason, when it was unknown if the Green Bay Packers were going to keep Nick Perry. Eventually, the Packers did, re-signing the 2012 first-round pick to a one-year, $5 million deal. It seemed like a good move at the time, but now, after three games, it looks like a stroke of genius for the Packers. […]

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Packers: Kyler Fackrell Adds Depth to Pass Rush, OLB

The Green Bay Packers made seven selections in the 2016 NFL draft — one of the best, may very well be Kyler Fackrell. Facrell is an outside linebacker from Utah State, who the Packers selected with their third-round pick. Fackrell played as outside linebacker for the Aggies and last season, he racked up 82 tackles, 13 tackles for loss and […]

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Packers Wisely Decline Datone Jones 5th-Year Option

While the 2016 NFL draft made headlines last weekend, Monday, many teams had to decide whether to exercise the 5th-year option on first-round draft picks from 2013. The Green Bay Packers had to make their decision about Datone Jones and the Packers, wisely, declined the option. If you are unfamiliar with the 5th-year option, it’s essentially a team option to […]

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Packers: Jayrone Elliott Could See Bigger Role in 2016

During his first two seasons with the Green Bay Packers, Jayrone Elliott has been a pleasant surprise. Now, as he enters his third season with the team, he has a chance to make an even bigger impact. Elliott, who signed with¬†the Packers as an undrafted free agent, is another success story. The Packers kill it with rookie free agents and […]

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Packers Make Wise, But Modest Investment in Nick Perry

Ted Thompson and the Green Bay Packers are not afraid to spend big money on players — they just don’t like spending significant money on players that are unproven. Well, Thursday, the Packers made their most significant signing since the start of the NFL free-agent frenzy and once again, their splash was re-signing one of their own as the team […]

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Packers: The Pros and Cons of Re-Signing Mike Neal

The Green Bay Packers have a number of questions to answer this NFL offseason and one of the biggest is what they are going to do at outside linebacker. Of course, having a number of talented pass-rushers on your roster isn’t a bad thing, but when two of your top four perimeter pass rushers are set to become free agents, […]

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Packers Would be Complete Idiots to Cut Julius Peppers

Not long ago, Julius Peppers of the Green Bay Packers, came out and said that he was not sure about his playing future in the NFL for the 2016 season. Yet it appears at this point that Peppers — the nine-time Pro Bowler — has made up his mind. According to a tidbit by Jason Cole of the Bleacher Report, […]

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