Is Jarrett Boykin A Replacement Player?

Wide receivers are known as the “shiny hood ornament” of the NFL because largely their production is tied to their quarterbacks; even a wide receiver like Larry Fitzgerald or Andre Johnson have had abysmal seasons with ineffectual quarterbacks behind center.  Furthermore, great/good wide receivers have left for greener pastures in free agency only to be […]

Surviving Sunday: Packers News, Notes and Links for the Football Deprived

Last season it was Mike Daniels. The season before it was Randall Cobb. If the Packers are going to contend for a Super Bowl in 2014, at least one player will have to make the leap from potential to breakout star. Here are the top contenders: WR Jarrett Boykin Boykin is probably at the top […]

Cory’s Corner: Aaron Rodgers equals a capable Jarrett Boykin

The equation was proven when Greg Jennings left for Minnesota. And it’s going to be proven again when James Jones suits up for Oakland for the first time. I’ve heard many say that Jarrett Boykin is a question mark and cannot be counted on to truly be a No. 3 wideout in the NFL. Those […]

Is the Next Jarrett Boykin on the Packers Roster?

With Jordy Nelson and Randall Cobb due to hit free agency next offseason, the Packers could be looking to draft a wide receiver in April. Or maybe they’re confident that they can re-up with Nelson and Cobb and aren’t worried about finding another receiver in the draft. Or maybe they think they have a capable […]

Jarrett Boykin 2013 Green Bay Packers Evaluation and Report Card

1) Introduction: When Jarrett Boykin replaced Randall Cobb in the Ravens game, Boykin  looked like me trying to get a date back in high school: awkward, bumbling and completely out of his element. My game never improved. Boykin’s did. 2) Profile: Jarrett Boykin Age: 24 Born: 11/4/89 in Chattanooga, TN Height: 6’2″ Weight: 218 College: Virginia Tech Rookie Year: 2012 […]