Tag Archive: OTA’s

A.M. Quickslant: Packers OTA’s Are About The Team

  2 years ago     101 Views     1 Comment  

Well, supposedly Adrian Peterson is expected back with the Vikings at OTA's today. Big whoop! You mean he will be doing what he should be doing as a player, team-mate and (supposedly) leader? I just can't believe that a guy gets in legal trouble, takes a year off, and then comes back wanting to have his contract revamped. I am so happy to be a Packers fan, where more or less the OTA's are about making the team better.  (more…)

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McCarthy Presser Post OTA’s

  2 years ago     101 Views     Leave your thoughts  

Mike McCarthy addressed the media today after OTA's and I gotta say I, while there was not a whole lot of information about individual players, I really liked what I heard. First of all, McCarthy made it a point to express that he is enjoying himself. In response to a question about his more active role in the special teams unit, he responded, "Coaching is still coaching regardless of what position you work with. Coaching is where I want to be...This has been a very fun year." This is important for two reasons: It shows me that McCarthy has left behind the…

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OTA Underdogs: John Crockett

  2 years ago     136 Views     2 Comments  

There are always some guys that come into OTA's as long shots, but some of their stories are so compelling that you just can't help but root for them. Sometimes we even want one of these long shots to win out over a vet...for example a Carl Bradford (excited to see if Bradford makes a leap this year) over a Brad Jones last season. But this year, there is a guy that I really want to see make the team does not come from the draft class but is un-drafted North Dakota State rookie running back John Crockett. (more…)

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