RB Franklin Not Returning to Packers

The Green Bay Packers find themselves in a situation that is unfortunately all-too familiar to them.  It was announced today by head coach Mike McCarthy that running back Johnathan Franklin will not return to the team in 2014 due to a neck injury he suffered late during his rookie season.  Mike Vandermause from the Green […]

What Can We Expect From Eddie Lacy In Year 2?

Eddie Lacy went from a too fat, too hyped running back out of Alabama to the 2013 NFL Rookie of the year (which I predicted right after he was drafted).  However, Lacy’s meteoric rise to the best football player from the 2013 NFL draft was probably not as the Packers predicted; with the injury to […]

NFL Draft Prospect Profile: RB Marion Grice

Packers prospect profile:  RB Marion Grice Player Information: Marion Grice  RB, Arizona State,  6-0, 208 pounds  Hometown: Houston, TX STATS Personal Pro Day: 40 time: 4.61 (unofficial) Vertical jump: 32″ 225 lb. bench: 14 reps Broad jump: 8′ 01″ News and Notes: Did not participate in NFL Combine or ASU’s Pro Day workouts due to a leg injury […]

Packers Re-Sign RB Starks to Two-Year Deal

The Green Bay Packers have re-signed running back James Starks to a two-year contract.  The news broke last night via ESPN’s Adam Schefter (who else?) and his famous Twitter account. Starks had just finished a visit with the Pittsburgh Steelers when he came to terms with the Packers. Starks was a sixth-round draft pick for […]

Packers Running Back Gets Pro Bowl Nod

Green Bay Packers rookie running back Eddie Lacy was added to the Pro Bowl roster on Wednesday.  Lacy will replace Minnesota Vikings running back Adrian Peterson, who won’t play due to injury. Lacy becomes the first Packers rookie running back selected to the Pro Bowl since John Brockington in 1971 and the first Packers back […]