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Randall Cobb, WR, Green Bay Packers
FANTASY FOOTBALL ANALYSIS
Randall Cobb showed off his prowess last year by becoming one of the league’s premier yards after the catch receivers. He snatched 80 balls for 954 yards last year as well as 8 touchdowns. Another great thing about Cobb is his sure hands; he had a 77% catch rate last year, tops in the league with only Percy Harvin (73%) and Mario Manningham (74%) coming close. That catch rate should stay pretty consistent, and that also shows him as a very valuable ppr receiver heading into the future as he progresses and gets worked in more and more into the game plan.
The big question in Green Bay is if there is enough passes to go around between James Jones, Jordy Nelson, Jermichael Finley and Cobb. Last year, there appeared to be, and while no Packers receiver hit the 1000 yard mark, Cobb led them all with 954 yards. Part of that was due to injuries to Greg ...
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James Jones, WR, Green Bay Packers
School: San Jose State
FANTASY FOOTBALL ANALYSIS
2012 was a weird year for Green Bay Packers receivers. Not one of them reached 1000 yards, which, to be fair, was partly due to injuries to top options Jordy Nelson and Greg Jennings. What also was weird is that James Jones scored the most...
Green Bay Packers Favored to Acquire Steven Jackson | PlayerPress.com - Sports Commentary, News, Rumors, Blogs, Photos, Videos by Pro Athletes and Fans
Running back Steven Jackson is not getting any younger, but like every player he wants to win the big one before riding off into the sunset of retirement.
It had become increasingly clear the last few years that would...
Tweet Between 2006-2012 Greg Jennings won a Super Bowl, made two Pro Bowl appearances, and racked up 425 receptions, 6,537 yards, and 53 touchdowns for the Green Bay Packers. Next season he’ll be suiting up for the NFC North rival Minnesota Vikings after agreeing to a five-year contract. Since 2009 T.J. Lang has been [...]
Tight end Tom Crabtree has signed with the Tampa Bay Buccaneers, according to a tweet from his marketing agent.
Crabtree was a restricted free agent entering the offseason, but the Packers decided not to tender him an offer and that gave him unrestricted status.
The terms of Crabtree's contract with the Buccaneers are not yet known.
Crabtree, 27, was part of a deep tight end...
The Packers went from an offense with Greg Jennings and Steven Jackson to an offense with neither in the span of about 24 hours. Green Bay entered the offseason needing to upgrade its defense. Now, it will have to upgrade the offense, too, if it wants to remain relevant in the NFC.
Free agent wide receiver Greg Jennings will be having dinner with the Minnesota Vikings tonight and undergoing a more formal meeting with them tomorrow.
According to Mike Freeman of CBS Sports, Jennings is torn about possibly signing with the Vikings, since they’re a big rival of the Packers.
NFL source: “(Jennings) seems genuinely torn about possibility of playing for Packers...
No, it's not the big free agent announcement Green Bay Packer fans have been waiting for – but there is news along the Packers free agent front as the team is reportedly close to reaching a one-year agreement with linebacker Robert Francois, according to a report by Tyler Dunne of the Milwaukee Journal-Sentinel.
Francois, who joined the Packers back in 2010 as an un-drafted...
Green Bay Packers offensive guard TJ Lang has been known for taking shots at people on Twitter, and rose to fame after the replacement ref incident. On Wednesday, he decided that he had heard enough about all the moves the Detroit Lions were making and decided to fire a shot at them.
So do the lions get hats and t shirts for winning the off season NFC north title?
— TJ Lang ...