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: […]

Could Packers Trade Up in 2012 NFL Draft to Pick a Pass Rusher?

The day was April 25, the Saturday of the 2009 NFL draft, and Green Bay Packers general manager Ted Thompson had a franchise-altering decision staring him in the face. As he sat in the Packers’ war room, having already acquired nose tackle B.J. Raji from Boston College with the ninth overall pick, there was a […]

Jarius Wynn: 2011 Green Bay Packers Evaluation and Report Card

1) Introduction:¬†For a couple games early in the season, it looked like Jarius Wynn had a shot at becoming the next no-name player to become a name player on the Packers roster. Unfortunately, Wynn fizzled out and got stuck in no-name playerville, a city populated by several Packers defensive linemen. 2) Profile: Jarius Jessereel Wynn […]

Packers DLs Ryan Pickett Out, Mike Neal Questionable Against Bears

The Green Bay Packers could very well be without two of their most heavily used defensive lineman against the Chicago Bears, as coach Mike McCarthy ruled out Ryan Pickett and made Mike Neal questionable for Sunday’s game. Pickett suffered a concussion against the Oakland Raiders in Week 14 and hasn’t played since. McCarthy made it […]

Packers: Answering 5 Bye Week Questions on the Defense, Schedule

The Green Bay Packers are undefeated at 7-0, but they still have question marks as they finish up their bye in Week 8. Let’s breakdown some of the most-asked questions I’ve seen about the Packers during the bye. You know you need your fix on this Packers-less Sunday, anyway. Is there reason to think the […]