The first NFL roster cut-down of the season is fast approaching. On Monday, August 27th, the Green Bay Packers will need to have trimmed their roster down to 75 players from their current total of 90.
Two Ways to Fit Six Wide Receivers on the 2012 Packers Roster
The recent contract restructuring that Donald Driver agreed to with the Green Bay Packers has stamped a gigantic question mark over the wide receiver position. Namely, will the Packers’ 53-man roster include six wide receivers now that a roster spot is virtually guaranteed for Driver?
Show Me The Money!: Comparing Donald Driver and James Jones’ Contract
Someone once said “show me the money!”; as we all know, what players and front office men say in public is often not what’s really happening behind closed doors (for instance, we’ll probably never know what the real reason behind the “Favre divorce”). This is especially true for the Packers, where General Manager Ted Thompson […]
Rating the Rookies: Cobb Leads Packers 2011 Class Through 7 Games
The rookies on the Green Bay Packers roster have yet to complete a half-season in 2011, but the bye week in Week 8 gave us an opportunity to gauge how the Packers’ first-year players look through seven games. Snap-counts and statistics are courtesy of Pro Football Focus. T Derek Sherrod (R1) The Packers wanted him […]
Packers Fans – Do We All Think Like Ted Thompson Now?
Now that General Manager Ted Thompson has won a Super Bowl using the “Thompson Method TM”, he can apparently do no wrong in the eyes of the fans.