Green Bay Packers beat writer Paul Imig will be analyzing the 25 most important players to the Packers' success in the 2014 season. Check back each weekday to see the latest player on the list. You can find every report here.
NOTE: This is not a list of the team's 25 best players, but rather it's a list of which players mean the most to how Green Bay will fare this year. Criteria such as depth at that player's position, general expectations and overall importance of that player having a good season are all highly considered.
NO. 20 - TRAMON WILLIAMS, CORNERBACK
AGE / EXPERIENCE
31 / Ninth NFL season
WHY HE'S NO. 20
With the $39 million deal that the Packers gave to cornerback Sam Shields this offseason, a bit of pressure slides away from Tramon Williams. Head coach Mike McCarthy even said that a contract of that size for Shields made him "a core player" now for Green Bay. It's not that the Packers can afford to have Williams turn in a poor 2014 season, but Shields will be looked a...