Best “Not First Round” Safety Prospects in this Year’s NFL Draft

OK kids it is that time of year again, draft talk is everywhere. Who will be taken number one and who are the top ten picks gets way more play then it should. In fact, I think it has got to the point of being sickening.  We as Packer fans don’t get included in all […]

NFL Draft Prospect Profile: Alec Ogletree, LB Georgia

Green Bay Packers NFL Draft prospect profile: LB Alec Ogletree Player Info: Alec Ogletree 6’3” 237 lbs. Hometown: Newnan, GA  STATS NFL Combine: 40-yard dash: 4.70 seconds Bench Press: 20 reps (225 lbs) Vertical Leap:    33.5 inches Broad Jump:       122 inches 20 Yd Shuttle:    4.39 seconds Three Cone:       7.16 seconds News […]

NFL Draft Prospect: Datone Jones, DE, UCLA

Player Information: Datone Jones, Defensive End, UCLA 6’04”, 283 pounds Compton, CA STATS NFL Combine: 40 time: 4.80 225-pound bench: 29 reps Vertical: 31 1/2″ 20 yard shuttle:  4.32 News and Notes: Jones was a four-star recruit coming out of high school. . .started as a true freshman in 2008 and in 2009, racked up 11 tackles […]

NFL Draft Prospect: Miguel Maysonet, RB, Stony Brook

Player Information: Miguel Maysonet, Stony Brook University 5’10”, 205 pounds Riverhead, NY STATS NFL Combine/Pro Day: 40 time: 4.60 (Pro day) 10 yard split: 1.58 (Pro day) 225-pound bench: 20 reps 3 Cone: 7.21 20 yard shuttle:  4.43 Vertical jump: 31 1/2″ (Pro day) News and Notes: Maysonet started his collegiate career at Hofstra in 2009 but […]

Evaluating Evan Dietrich-Smith’s Cool Reception on the Free Agent Market

When the Packers only offered the original round tender to restricted free agent Evan Dietrich-Smith — as of now, the team’s leading candidate to start at center — I was a little puzzled. In Dietrich-Smith’s case, “original round” meant any team that wanted to sign him would not have to surrender a draft pick as […]