Packer Receivers of History: Donald Driver

Donald Driver Packer Receivers of HistoryA continuation of the Packer Receivers of History series. To read the articles you missed, go to the Packer Receivers of History category page.


Donald Driver’s story is a heartwarming one for anyone who loves a rags to riches story. Anyone who begins their NFL career as a 7th round draft pick generally hopes to simply make the team. They rarely believe they will become one of the team’s all-time top players in the organization’s history.

This is not what Donald Driver believed. Nor is it what he achieved. Continue reading

Offseason Program Announced by the NFL

imagesOffseason dates have been announced and the Packers will begin their program on April 20. So much goes into an offseason that is generally considered nothing more than a break and a time to visit the beach. Priority one is to heal up, but then it is time to get bigger, faster, and stronger. When April 20th rolls around, that will be the signal for the Packers to begin doing exactly that.  Continue reading

Pick Your Poison Part 3: Randall Cobb

090911_Randall-Cobb_4002014 showed that the Packers offense is, frankly, a juggernaut. Two rookies that made a difference at positions where that is difficult to do (wide receiver and tight end) in this league will now be coming back after a season full of experiences, good and bad. This experience, combined with the veteran presence of Pro-Bowler Jordy Nelson and the ever-dangerous Randall Cobb will give defenses fits in 2015. Add to that the up-and-coming Jeff Janis and a healthy Jared Abbrederis and the Packers receiver corps will force defenses to “pick their poison”. We will highlight all these guys in successive installments of the series.  Continue reading

Pick Your Poison Part 2: Jordy Nelson

Aaron Rodgers TD Percentage2014 showed that the Packers offense is, frankly, a juggernaut. Two rookies that made a difference at positions where that is difficult to do (wide receiver and tight end) in this league will now be coming back after a season full of experiences, good and bad. This experience, combined with the veteran presence of Pro-Bowler Jordy Nelson and the ever-dangerous Randall Cobb will give defenses fits in 2015. Add to that the up-and-coming Jeff Janis and a healthy Jared Abbrederis and the Packers receiver corps will force defenses to “pick their poison”. We will highlight all these guys in successive installments of the series.  Continue reading

Packer Receivers of History: Greg Jennings

Greg Jennings PackersA continuation of the Packer Receivers of History series. To read the articles you missed, go to the Packer Receivers of History category page.


There is a ton of controversy surrounding Greg Jennings right now. Frankly, there will always be controversy surround a player who “defects” from the Packers and joins the hated Vikings.

That said, what Jennings did when he was a Packer puts him in the conversation with other top Packer receivers. Continue reading