Tag Archive: NFL training camp

Packers Add Undrafted Free Agents

  2 years ago     320 Views     12 Comments  

The end of the draft signals the beginning of the undrafted free-agent signing frenzy. The Packers added sixteen to the roster. After a defense heavy draft, the undrafted rookies are almost all offensive players. The additions include another handful of wide receivers, which should make Aaron Rodgers very happy. Competition will be fierce for these guys to find a roster spot on a loaded team but who knows, maybe the next Sam Shields is in the mix. (more…)

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CLICK to PICK: Inside Linebacker

  2 years ago     108 Views     2 Comments  

Early this offseason, Packernation's attention was narrowly focused on the inside linebackers coming out in the draft. Later on, Packernation began to question whether any of the ILB prospects was worth a first round pick. Today we revisit the question of inside linebacker, a definite need in the draft as depth is a must not just in case of injury at this position, but also because we will inevitably be very young and inexperienced at the position. Make no mistake, opposing offensive coordinators are going to be testing the inside of the Packers' defense this coming season to see if we…

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What TE Would You Take: Assuming Maxx Williams is off the Board

  2 years ago     92 Views     2 Comments  

One position that the Packers like to stack more than many other teams is tight end. While Andrew Quarless had a good year and last year's drafting of Richard Rodgers seem to have the Packers in a reasonable position at tight end, there is always the possibility that TT could pick one up in later rounds. And competition at the tight end position just means that the team has the chance of finding a difference-maker or forcing somebody to step up.  (more…)

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Bj Raji: Rested and Ready to Rumble

  2 years ago     152 Views     2 Comments  

BJ Raji was moved back to his natural position (Nose Tackle) last season on his one year, "prove it" deal and he was playing like his 2010 form in preseason until a bicep injury sidelined him on the IR for the entirety of 2014. But he was at all the practices, meetings, etc. to help with the rookie Josh Boyd who was suppose to be brought along slowly with the draft and develop mentality. Ted (more…)

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Pre-season Schedule Announced

  2 years ago     146 Views     1 Comment  

The NFL announced its 2015 pre-season schedule just moments ago. Games begin on August 9 with the Hall of Fame game featuring the Pittsburg Steelers versus the Minnesota Vikings. And that Packers will face the Patriots and Steelers...here how the weeks lay out... (more…)

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