Free Agency

TE prospect Jared Cook

  1 year ago     3645 Views     5 Comments  

With the free agency frenzy winding down there are still a few good prospects which could fill a gap on the Packers roster, TE being one everybody feels Ted should look into. Personally I like Jared Cook, while he isn't a TD master he is a solid route runner with good size 6'5" 254 lbs. with a 4.5 - 40 yard dash , he could turn into a threat down the seam and in the red-zone. (more…)

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BREAKING: Two Major Changes in the Landscape JUST Happened

  1 year ago     87 Views     Leave your thoughts  

Already this morning, major changes have taken place in the landscape of free agency that affect the Packers or, hopefully, the Packers' priorities moving forward in free agency. While the first has a more direct effect on the Packers in the NFC North, but the second is potentially more exciting.¬† (more…)

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Now It Gets Real

  1 year ago     105 Views     1 Comment  

We talked this morning about timing being the most important thing for free agency and Ted Thompson. Show too much interest too soon and overpay, or wait to long in silence and the right guy passes you by. In my opinion, none of the free agents in this year's class were worth top tier money (not that they aren't good players), there wasn't a "right guy" to pursue and pay at all costs. Today a couple names came off the board but there is one guy whose name just keeps coming back around. And now, Adam Schefter is reporting that…

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A.M. Quickslant: New “Wrinkles” + Same Chemistry = Better Offense

  2 years ago     97 Views     Leave your thoughts  

We've been asking Packernation about NFC North division rivals this week. One of the most important reasons that teams try to institute new "wrinkles" into their offense is to try to throw their division rivals off the scent. There is a certain familiarity that comes from meeting a team twice each year and using different players in different ways helps nullify the advantage that such familiarity may give a defense. Plays that have not seen the field¬†cannot show up as tendencies on the film. (more…)

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