Originally posted on Packers Talk Radio Network  |  Last updated 5/8/14
Analysis: Packer fans rejoice! Their patience pays off and they get the top rated prospect at their biggest position of need without having to trade up. Clinton-Dix should be a starter from day one alongside Morgan Burnett. Clinton-Dix has great range and is able to cover a large area of the field despite not having blazing straight line speed. He had 2 interceptions last year to go along with 46 tackles. There are some injury concerns, as he is coming off arthroscopic knee surgery to repair a torn meniscus. How does he fit with the Packers?: As I pointed out here, safety was the number one need for the Green Bay Packers.  HaHa’s ability to play the “centerfield” role will allow Morgan Burnett to do the things that he does best (tackle, blitz).  He’s a very good athlete and comes from a 3-4 system at Alabama.  His ability to play the single-high safety roles will allow Dom Capers to be more creative on defense which is always a good thing.  I cannot think of a more drastic upgrade t...
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