Will Tramon Williams return to 2010 form?

Coming off a memorable postseason in 2010, Packers cornerback Tramon Williams suffered a serious shoulder injury in the first game of 2011 that still hasn’t fully healed. A year earlier, in the Packers’ run to Super Bowl XLV, Williams emerged as one of the top cover corners in football. That season, Williams started all 16 games […]

Casey Hayward: What’s in store for his encore?

Packers cornerback Casey Hayward was the 62nd overall pick in the 2012 NFL Draft, but he was among most impactful defensive backs in football last season. According to Pro Football Focus, opposing quarterbacks had a collective passer rating of 31.1 when throwing at Hayward. And among cornerbacks who played at least 50 percent of their […]

Five potential breakout players for 2013: Who will it be?

Every NFL season begins with a blank slate and ends with a long list of newly-minted star players. Last season, 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick may be the prime example of a player that took the next step and pushed his team to the next level, as San Francisco won the NFC and advanced to Super Bowl […]

NFL Draft Prospect Profile: Stepfan Taylor, RB Stanford

Green Bay Packers NFL Draft prospect profile: RB Stepfan Taylor Player Information: Stepfan Taylor, RB Stanford 5-9, 214 pounds Hometown: Arlington, TX STATS NFL Combine: 40 time: 4.76 Bench press: 17 reps Vertical leap: 30.0 inches 20-yard shuttle: 4.50 News and Notes: Leaves Stanford as the career leader in rushing yards (4,300), touchdowns (45) and […]

NFL Draft Prospect Profile: Desmond Trufant, CB Washington

Green Bay Packers NFL Draft prospect profile: CB Desmond Trufant Player Information: Desmond Trufant, CB Washington 6-0, 190 pounds Hometown: Tacoma, WA STATS NFL Combine: 40 time: 4.38 20-yard shuttle: 3.85 News and Notes: Brother of NFL defensive backs Marcus and Isaiah. … Started 45 straight games before missing a game against Colorado this season. […]