Tag Archive: linebackers

UDFA first take, James Vaughters, OLB/ILB, Stanford

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James Vaughters stands 6'2" and weighs in at 254 pounds. He plays outside linebacker for the most part but has moved inside on occasion, while he has good size to play in the NFL he just don't have the speed or so they say but watching this video he looks plenty fast enough to me. In 13 games as a senior he had 51 tackles, 11.0 tackles for loss, with 6.5 sacks. where he gets lost is in coverage he doesn't look fluid with his change of direction but as a edge rusher or run stopper I like what I…

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UDFA’s first take

  2 years ago     112 Views     1 Comment  

Tavarus Dantzler, ILB, 6'2", 237, Bethune-Cookman, while his stats are not that impressive, 8.5 TFL with 1 sack if you watch his video he is always around the ball carrier and plays fast for a man his size: (more…)

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X Files to Reboot After NFC Championship January 24

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FOX is putting a lot on the line with its reboot of the X Files. In an attempt to guarantee success they have scheduled the first episode of the relaunch for January 24th, right after the NFC Championship game. Hopefully, this will be a big boon for Packers fans who are also fans of the X Files. A win by the Pack and the return of an old favorite could make for quite an entertaining night. (more…)

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CLICK to PICK: You Grade the Selection – Quinten Rollins

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The first two picks for the Packers this year were defensive backs. With the departure of Tramon Williams and Davon House in free agency, this fact should reassure Packers fans who knew all along that Ted Thompson would not draft for need. The cornerback position was strong in this year's draft and the Packers seemed to agree with these first two picks.  (more…)

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Will the Special Teams Finally be Special?

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The Packers special teams was atrocious last season with botched onside kicks, poor kickoff returns etc., McCarthy said the ST's would be better this year and it started with firing coach Shawn Slocum and promoting his assistant Ron Zook. Then McCarthy gave up his play calling duties so he could focus on all aspects of the team, now he will be in every meeting when it comes to defense/offense/special teams and this alone could make this team get over the small hump that's been holding them back from going to the big dance, they let go of some key players…

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