Cory’s Corner: Jones and Hawk were necessary subtractions

Inside linebacker was the bleakest Packers’ position group. Now it’s the thinnest. After the Packers cut Brad Jones and A.J. Hawk, the team now only has Sam Barrington at the position. In two seasons as a pro, Barrington has started only seven games. But even with the cloud of uncertainty hanging over 1265 Lombardi Ave., […]

Matt Flynn 2014 Report Card – Packers Player Grades

1) Introduction:  After winning a battle for the backup job behind Aaron Rodgers, Matt Flynn showed that his physical skills are extremely limited. The reason that he won the job is because he has the trust of huddle and has a better understanding of the playbook. 2) Profile: Matthew Clayton Flynn Age: 29 Born: 6/20/1985 in Tyler, […]

Aaron Rodgers 2014 Report Card – Packers Player Grades

1) Introduction:  He had a season for the ages. After winning his 100th start in December with a 43-37 win over Atlanta, Rodgers became No. 1 in NFL history in touchdown passes (222), passing yards (27,520) and passer rating (107.3) for any quarterback all-time at the century mark. For the fifth time in seven seasons […]

Cory’s Corner: Packers must hang on to Randall Cobb

If Aaron Rodgers is the heartbeat of the Packers, Randall Cobb is the breath of life. The asking price for Cobb may seem steep, but it’s really not when you compare him to Victor Cruz. Cruz signed a five-year $43 million extension in the summer of 2013. He was coming off his first Pro Bowl […]

Jamari Lattimore 2014 Report Card – Packers Player Grades

1) Introduction: Injuries may have cut his 2014 campaign short, but there is plenty of promise there. He has shown that he isn’t afraid of physicality and is also versatile with experience on special teams. 2) Profile: Jamari Lattimore Age: 26 Born: 10/06/1988 in Miami, FL Height: 6’2″ Weight: 229 College: Middle Tennessee State Rookie Year: 2011 NFL Experience: […]