Found April 15, 2013 on The Sports Blitz:
As the 2013 NFL Draft nears, there are a number of players who are ready to take their rightful place on an NFL roster. Then, there are those who we thought would be great, but don’t make the cut.In the drafting process there are all kinds of methods used by teams, some good and some just don’t make sense but I’m going to cover 5 Draft Mistakes NFL Teams Must Avoid that we have seen made in the past.... Read more

Green Bay Packers: 2013 full NFL mock draft

If you’ve followed any of my past articles you can tell I have a certain infatuation with certain players and their impact for the Packers. Thompson made it apparent as he does every year that the talent that the Cheeseheads would be seeing next season would come from the draft. With less than two weeks until the draft, I decided it was about time I put my two cents in on the players...

Report: Jolly ready to join offseason workouts

Green Bay Packers defensive lineman Johnny Jolly, suspended by the NFL since 2010 until he was recently reinstated, is planning to join the team for offseason conditioning this week, according to the Milwaukee Journal Sentinel. The Journal Sentinel, citing a source familiar with the situation, says Jolly, 30, could arrive in Green Bay as early as Tuesday to begin workouts, which...

Report: Packers, Sam Shields talking about a long-term deal

According to, the Green Bay Packers and cornerback Sam Shields are talking about getting a long-term done. Shields and the Packers are talking, we’re told, about a long-term deal.  For now, nothing is imminent — and definitely not as imminent as the looming long-term contracts that apparently will soon be signed by quarterback Aaron Rodgers and linebacker Clay...

Compensation picks key part of the Packers player acquisition process

GM Ted Thompson likes to 'window shop' during free agency. The level headed talent evaluator likes to retain his own talent rather than pay for an unknown entity. In keeping with that mode of operation, he also is adept at letting a player go a year too soon, rather than a year too late. One facet that often gets overlooked is receiving compensation picks for quality...

Packers ink receiver Sederrick Cunningham

The Green Bay Packers haven't been too active in free agency, and even they were, the names wouldn't ring any bells. On Monday, the team signed wide receiver Sederrick Cunningham, who was undrafted last year and did not play in the league, reports He joins street free agents Matthew Mulligan, Loyce Means and Giorgio Tavecchio as the latest no-name...

Packers Still Haven’t Extended Aaron Rodgers and Clay Matthews, Yet

It has been weeks and the Green Bay Packers still have yet to announced long-term extensions for two of the team’s best players – linebacker Clay Matthews and quarterback Aaron Rodgers. Tom Silverstein of the Milwaukee Journal Sentinel believes that the team, which very well may have already agreed to deals with the two superstars, were merely waiting until the players were in...

In depth 2013: Green Bay Packers

The Green Bay Packers are 66-30 with five playoff appearances spanning the last six seasons, one of which ended with the team hoisting the Lombardi Trophy. But the last two seasons have ended with bad playoff losses, including a 2012 debacle in which second-year San Francisco quarterback Colin Kaepernick shredded the Green and Gold both on the ground and through the air. So, despite...

Green Bay continues search for top-tier back

Today is the fourth day of two weeks of Green Bay Packers coverage leading up to the April 25 beginning of the NFL draft. April 12: Five best draft moments in the past 25 years April 13: Five worst draft moments in the past 25 years April 14: Quarterbacks position preview Today: Running backsfullbacks position preview April 16: Offensive tackles position preview April 17: Guardscenters...

Ex-Packers QB Brohm signs with CFL team

Brian Brohm's brief NFL career traversed the league's northernmost outposts, so it's only natural that the former Green Bay Packers quarterback has agreed to sign with the Hamilton Tiger-Cats of the Canadian Football League. "I just signed my contract with the Hamilton Tiger-Cats! I can't wait to get the season started," Brohm, 27, tweeted Tuesday. Brohm...
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