Packer Receivers of History

Packer Receivers of History: Ed West

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We continue the series on Packer Receivers of History with Packer Tight Ends. To read the articles you missed, go to the Packer Receivers of History category page. The 1984 draft came and went and Ed West, the tight end from Auburn, didn't have a team... (more…)

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Packer Receivers of History: Paul Coffman

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We continue the series on Packer Receivers of History with Packer Tight Ends. To read the articles you missed, go to the Packer Receivers of History category page. One of the bright spots in the frustrating early 80s was Paul Coffman. He took the "Tight End as a Receiver" approach to a whole new level. (more…)

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Packer Receivers of History: Rich McGeorge

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We continue the series on Packer Receivers of History with Packer Tight Ends. To read the articles you missed, go to the Packer Receivers of History category page. Rich McGeorge was the epitome of "Packer People" before it was popular. Hailing from a small town, attending a small college, McGeorge found his way onto the NFL team from a small town with a monstrous legacy... the Green Bay Packers. (more…)

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Packer Receivers of History: Marv Fleming

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We continue the series on Packer Receivers of History with Packer Tight Ends. To read the articles you missed, go to the Packer Receivers of History category page. Marv Fleming followed right on the tails of Ron Kramer as the next great Packers Tight End. Like many others in that era, Marv was drafted by teams in both the NFL and AFL. He was drafted in the 9th round of the AFL draft by the Denver Broncos. He turned the Broncos down when he was drafted in the 11th round of the NFL draft by the powerhouse of pro football,…

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Packer Receivers of History: Ron Kramer

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We continue the series on Packer Receivers of History with Packer Tight Ends. To read the articles you missed, go to the Packer Receivers of History category page. As the dry spell of the 1950s came to a close in Green Bay, the Packers drafted Ron Kramer who brought his do-it-all style to the Packers at the beginning of their "Great Awakening." (more…)

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