Checking in on Packers Free Agents Ryan Grant, Erik Walden and Howard Green

As the offseason drags on and the unrestricted free agent pool thins out, we should probably check in on a few Packers free agents that remain unsigned. Ryan Grant Whether the Packers bring Grant back depends on the health of Alex Green, the team’s confidence in James Starks’s ability to stay on the field and […]

Thomas Hobbes’ Green Bay Packers Offseason Blueprint

Release LT Chad Clifton: The writing is on the wall.  Even Chad Clifton knew that it was unlikely that he would ever finish his 3 year and had most of the money guaranteed up front (which was helped by the cap-less season before the lockout).  Clifton has had issues staying healthy in the twilight of […]

2012 Packers Position Group Analysis: Defensive Line

Packers Defensive Line: This is the first in a series of examinations I’m going to do on each Packers position group as it currently exists. Kind of a State of the Union address – where we are, where we want to go and what we need to do to get there. Where are we now: […]

Green Bay Packers Offseason: Another Veteran Purge Could Be Coming

It didn’t take long into Ted Thompson’s reign as Green Bay Packers GM for the unwavering 52-year-old to firmly establish that football moves under his direction would be made without the cling of emotion, void of any sentimental feelings that could effect a given decision one way or the other. Among Thompson’s first moves as GM […]

Ryan Pickett: 2011 Green Bay Packers Evaluation and Report Card

1) Introduction: Ryan Pickett was another Packers defensive linemen who was a non-factor as a pass rusher this season. To be fair, however, Pickett isn’t on the team to run around and chase after quarterbacks. 2) Profile: Ryan Lamont Pickett Position: DE Height: 6-2 Weight: 340 lbs. AGE: 32 Career Stats: 3) Expectations coming into the […]