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2 Reasons Josh Jones Hired Drew Rosenhaus: INFOGRAPHIC

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When Josh Jones hired Drew Rosenhaus, it raised some eyebrows. Most players make such changes after they have played in the NFL...not just after they got drafted. Why would Jones make this move, especially when the rookie salary is so determinate. The question could further be asked...why have an agent at all if the rookie contracts are set by the salary cap and a rookie pool. Well, we have taken a brilliant graphic from the actual 2015 rookie salaries and done a little scribbling...now that Kevin King's contract details have come out, the difference between the beginning of the second…

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Keeping Up With the Jones Fracture

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News that Vince Biegel had foot surgery to repair a Jones fracture has many in Packer Nation wondering if the team is in for a "same ole, same ole" season riddled with injuries. The possibility of Biegel not being available for training camp has ramifications for his overall development in a season where the outside linebacker position appears to be the possible achilles heel. But what is a "Jones fracture"? Let's break it down: (more…)

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Part 3: What Montravius Adams Brings to the Packers

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The Packers' third round pick of Montravius Adams should come as no surprise from a philosophical standpoint. The Packers have constantly reminded fans how important the big guys are and that you can never have too many of them. Thompson likes to pick big guys early too but the need in the defensive backfield was greater yet again which was reflected in the picks. But Adams will have an opportunity on a team that has LeTroy Guion and also only has Ricky Jean Francois under contract for a year. Here is what I expect to see. (more…)

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What Jones Adds to the Packers

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When the Packers added Josh Jones in the second round, I hadn't been paying enough attention to the safety position. With the depth at cornerback in this year's draft, I was hoping the Packers would pick up another CB but overlooked the fact that the Packers are high on versatility and with the exit of Micah Hyde, might be looking in that direction. That is why Thompson is the GM and not me. The pickup of Jones achieves several things for the Packers.  (more…)

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