Mike Neal 2014 Report Card – Packers Player Grades

1) Introduction: As a second-round NFL Draft pick in 2010, Neal has been somewhat of a disappointment. It’s only been in the last two years where he’s been able to play full 16-game seasons without missing time due to injury. He’s had some success, as well, as a recent “elephant” hybrid DE/OLB. 2) Profile: Mike Neal […]

Mike Neal 2013 Green Bay Packers Evaluation and Report Card

1) Introduction: Eyebrows were raised during training camp when it was revealed that the Green Bay Packers were giving Mike Neal, formerly a defensive end in their 3-4 defense, a shot to perform at outside linebacker.  After years of showing potential only to be derailed by some sort of an injury, Neal was a man […]