Packers Undrafted Rookie Scouting Report: Ryan McMahon, S, Sacramento State

Player Information: Ryan McMahon, S Sacramento State 5’11”/207 lbs Hometown – Laverne, California Pro Day: 40 yard: 4.44 20 yard: 2.49 10 yard: 1.55 Bench: 14 Vertical: 38 Broad: 126 Shuttle: 4.19 3-cone: 6.65 Introduction:  Ryan McMahon is a pretty interesting story.  Initially enrolled at USC, McMahon played three years with the Trojans mostly featured […]

Four Things the NHL Playoffs Teach Me About the NFL

However, as I was watching the game, my mind couldn’t help but explore the similarities and differences between the two sports. Football is far and above more popular, and you could probably even rank hockey below baseball and basketball in terms of viewership. Nevertheless, here are some things I learned about the NFL as I watched the NHL playoffs:

2013 Draft Leaves Packers In Need

The Green Bay Packers added 11 new players to their offseason roster via this past weekend’s NFL draft.  Packers GM Ted Thompson, as he does every year, maneuvered around and was able to add some additional picks to the stash that he began the draft with. Heading into the draft, the team’s biggest needs were […]

NFL Draft Prospect Profile: JJ Wilcox, Safety, Georgia Southern

Green Bay Packers NFL Draft prospect profile: Safety JJ WIlcox Player Information: JJ Wilcox, Safety, Giorgia Southern, 6’0″, 213 pounds Hometown: Cairo, Georgia STATS NFL Combine: 40 time: 4.57 225-pound bench: 17 reps Vertical: 35″ Broad jump: 1o’ 4″ 3-cone: 7.02 20yd shuttle: 4.09 News and Notes: Wilcox has only one year of experience playing the safety position, […]

NFL Draft Prospect: Matt Elam, Safety, Florida

  Player Information: Matt Elam, Safety, University of Florida 5’10”, 202 pounds Palm Beach Gardens, FL STATS NFL Combine: 40 time: 4.54 225-pound bench: 17 reps Vertical: 35 1/2″ Broad:  118″ News and Notes: Elam began his Gator career as a starter on special teams.  Once given the chance to play at safety, he quickly showcased his talents […]