Draft loaded with talented playmakers
There wasn't a pressing need for the Packers to re-sign James Jones. Not with what Jarrett Boykin did in his second season.
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Tue Apr 22, 2014
Packers GM Ted Thompson has needs at several positions
Since reaching the NFL's pinnacle by winning Super Bowl XLV in 2010, the Green Bay Packers have been sliding backward.
Maurice Jones-Drew, James Jones join Oakland Raiders with point to prove
"A lot of people say you go Oakland for your career to die,'' defensive end Justin Tuck said Tuesday as the Raiders began their offseason program.
NBC Bay Area
For Short Term, Raiders Improved in Free Agency
Former Packers wide receiver James Jones will be catching passes for the Raiders in 2014.
The Miami Herald
Former Packer Marshall Newhouse signs with Bengals
Myles Chefetz does a tasting in the kitchen at Prime Fish with chef Todd Zimmer, April 14, 2014.
Mon Apr 21, 2014
Green Bay Packers' 5 Biggest Offseason Mistakes So Far
The Green Bay Packers usually build from within and through the draft, but this year, the Packers were far more active in the offseason than previous years.
Sun Apr 20, 2014
Behind The Steel Curtain
2014 NFL Mock Draft: Green Bay Packers Select...
Remember that time when a blocked field goal somehow turned into a fresh set of downs for Green Bay? Yeah... good times.
Sat Apr 19, 2014
NFL Draft: Breaking Down the Top Wide Receiver Prospects
Clemson Tigers wide receiver Sammy Watkins participates in a pass catching drill during the 2014 NFL Combine.
Fri Apr 18, 2014
Not to early for Green Bay Packers fantasy football analysis
Jan 5, 2014; Green Bay, WI, USA; Green Bay Packers wide receiver Randall Cobb Mandatory Credit: Jeff Hanisch-USA TODAY Sports Given the time of year, you may think we should not be going over this.
Underrated Draft Prospects Who Would Be Perfect Fits for the Green Bay Packers
In the NFL draft there are always underrated prospects. The key for a team like the Green Bay Packers is to find the ones who are a perfect fit at the absolutely best value.
Thu Apr 17, 2014
Acme Packing Company
2014 NFL Draft: Mel Kiper Projects Ryan Shazier, Jace Amaro to Packers
The ESPN draft analyst agrees with the first-round pick we made in the SB Nation mock draft last week.
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A Tale of Two Receivers
This is a comparison between two players with stats from their final year of college and their NFL Combine results.
Wed Apr 16, 2014
Fantasy Football 2014: Who Gets the Edge in These Elite WR Duos?
For teams with multiple elite wide receivers, which player holds the greater fantasy value in 2014? Chicago Bears perennial touchdown-machine Brandon Marshall or 2013 breakout beast In today's pass-happy NFL , there is a greater likelihood for a team to have more than one wide receiver capable of top-level production in the same season.
The Jackson Sun
Packers' Clay Matthews talks Julius Peppers, thumb injury in Q&A
If Clay Matthews is rushing the quarterback from one side of the Green Bay Packers defense and Julius Peppers from the other, who will opponents double team? Matthews thinks he knows the answer - and it's not him, which would be a welcome change given the largely forgettable cast of pass rushers he has teamed with over the past five years.
How Ted Thompson Can Win the 2014 NFL Draft for Green Bay Packers
While no team truly wins the NFL draft, some selections pan out as more of a bust than a boon Aside from the high-profile Julius Peppers signing, Thompson chose to use free agency to retain the Packers' own players, which filled some areas of need Green Bay lost starting center Evan Dietrich-Smith and wideout James Jones in free agency, and it ... (more)
Tue Apr 15, 2014
5 Under the Radar WR Signings
In today's NFL, the passing game is king. Days of 300 carry Running Backs with 1,700 yards are gone and have been replaced by teams having multiple threats at the Wide Receiver position that can catch 75 passes and gain over 1,000 yards in a season.
Mon Apr 14, 2014
Sizing up the competition: Packers' draft needs
Roster weaknesses: Every team has them, and the draft is often the best way to address them.
Best and Worst-Case Scenarios for the Packers' Top 3 Picks
The Green Bay Packers currently have four picks in the top 100 selections in the draft right now.
Fri Apr 11, 2014
Fantasy Football Early Bird: Previewing the Green Bay Packers Offensive Weapons
Before anyone groans it's too early to begin discussing fantasy football , well, perhaps y'all have families and responsibilities and are neurosurgeons or something.
Wed Apr 09, 2014