2015 Players

Positions to Watch as Camp Comes to a Close

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With training camp in full swing, all the hype is focused on special teams and the defensive backs but there are other concerns that we should be watching. One concern, in my opinion, is the average (and below average at times) defensive line. Ted Thompson has been a guru at drafting receivers and other positions but when it comes to defensive linemen he has only hit on a select few that lived up to their draft status.   Concern #1 the defensive line Mike Daniels is one of Thompson's better picks but it's hard to point out others. I know…

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Tweet-cap Day 3: Part 2

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Training camp tweet-cap continues on first day of pads   Jayrone Elliot stood up Justin Perillo and blew up an outside run. — Tom Silverstein (@TomSilverstein) August 1, 2015 Backman misses block. Mulumba with another would be TFL. Been active — Weston Hodkiewicz (@WesHod) August 1, 2015 @AaronRodgers12 & @JordyRNelson #PackersCamp pic.twitter.com/miFbfm9KZi — Arrick Upton (@ArrickUpton) August 1, 2015 (more…)

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As the Team Comes Together…

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A little quote from the greatest coach ever in the NFL. This team is coming together and Packernation believes that good things are in store. Here's to all the guys that are ready to give it all, not for individual glory but for the greater goals of the team. (more…)

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Tweet-Cap: Day Two Part 1

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Welcome to Day Two! In's (and out's) Day Two of #Packers training camp is underway pic.twitter.com/rGAkLIFYhS — Rob Demovsky (@RobDemovsky) July 31, 2015 (more…)

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Making the Special Teams “Special”

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The one dark spot on Mike McCarthy's record as Packers head coach is that his special teams units have been "special" in all the wrong ways. This year, McCarthy is intent on making the special teams unit "special" in the right way. With a more hands-on approach and several young players that are making cases (starting today) to raise the level of play on the Packers' special teams, McCarthy should be able to attain this goal. But training camp always comes with its surprises and today's practice was no different than any other... (more…)

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