Tag Archive: Packer Receivers

A look at Kennard Backman

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The Packers drafted Kennard Backman, 6'3" 245 lb TE out of UAB with their last 6th round pick 213th overall. A four-year starter, Backman played in 48 games and made 37 starts at tight end in his career finishing with 96 receptions for 979 yards and seven touchdowns, In 2014 he earned second-team All-Conference USA honors following an outstanding senior season. (more…)

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AM Quickslant: Think Out of the Box With Brett Hundley

  2 years ago     148 Views     4 Comments  

Yesterday, the Packers signed QB Brett Hundley. Most of the Packers blogosphere, fans, and the national news media expect this to be the last we hear of the kid (as far as regular season gameplay) until he is traded or moves on. The timeline is not quite right for Hundley to be a successor to Aaron Rogers and the kid has way too much still to prove. While I agree that Hundley, though not entirely developmental, is largely so...I would like to see him on the field....with Aaron Rodgers. (more…)

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CLICK to PICK – You Grade The Selection: Ty Montgomery

  2 years ago     106 Views     1 Comment  

Ty Montgomery was my favorite pick of this year's draft. In the third round at number 94 the Packers have what I view as the answer to endangering veterans on kick returns. While he still has a LOT to prove as an NFL player, Sam Seale, one of the Packers scouts, has called him "a bigger Randall Cobb". This is high praise and from what I have seen, not unwarranted though it remains to be seen how Montgomery develops at the next level, where the windows are smaller, the angles are tighter, and daylight is at a prison-population premium.  (more…)

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Skip Bayless Left Speechless by Stephen A. Smith

  2 years ago     312 Views     3 Comments  

Stephen A. Smith beats down Aaron Rodgers hater Skip Bayless in announcement that Aaron would be on celebrity Jeopardy. Sneak peak at Rodgers' appearance at the end from Packers.com. The first minute or so, you will want to throw something at Skip but it is worth it for two reasons: 1. Stephen A. gives him a verbal smackdown, and 2. We find out that Skip and Jay Cutler went to the same school...which explains why they both like to throw up some of the dumbest stuff on the planet! (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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