Packers 2013 NFL Draft – First Round Pick: Datone Jones, DE UCLA

With their first round pick (26th overall) in the 2013 NFL draft, the Green Bay Packers select Datone Jones, a DE from UCLA.   PLAYER DETAILS:  Datone Jones DE UCLA 6’4″/283lbs CAREER NOTES:  From The graduate of Compton High School stuck around Los Angeles to play college ball after being named a four-star recruit by multiple recruiting services. […]

Nick Perry And What’s Next For The Packers In 2012 NFL Draft

Can lightning strike twice? Packers general manager Ted Thompson hopes so after selecting USC defensive end/outside linebacker Nick Perry with the 28th pick in the 2012 NFL Draft.  For the second time in four years, the Packers used a first round pick on linebacker from Southern California. The other pick? A certain Clay Matthews III, […]

Packers 2012 NFL Draft – First Round Pick: Nick Perry, DE/OLB, Southern California

With their first-round pick (28th overall) in the 2012 NFL draft, the Green Bay Packers selected Nick Perry a defensive end/outside linebacker out of the University of Southern California. Ted Thompson didn’t trade up, or out, of the first round and ends up with someone they can put opposite of Clay Matthews. Player Details NICK PERRY Defensive […]

Green Bay Packers 2011 NFL Draft – 1st Round, Pick 32: Derek Sherrod

With their 1st pick in the 2011 NFL Draft, the Green Bay Packers select offensive tackle Derek Sherrod  from the Mississippi State University. Sherrod measured 6’5” 321 lbs with a 35 3/8 inch wingspan and at the combine and posted a 5.18 second 40-yard dash, 23 bench presses, 28 inch vertical jump, 97 inch broad […]

The Green Bay Packers Unexpected Gift: #1 Draft Pick Bryan Bulaga

The Green Bay Packers got a very unexpected present at the NFL Draft. Bryan Bulaga, rated as a top 10 player on most draft boards, slipped to the #23 spot, where GM Ted Thompson had no choice but to graciously accept the gift.