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Packers need to consider re-signing Ryan Pickett or Johnny Jolly

The Green Bay Packers traded Jerel Worthy to the New England Patriots the other day for a late round pick. While that is a good deal, the depth for the Packers is weak. The teams penciled in starters are BJ Raji, Mike Daniels and Datone Jones. The team does have a few rookies to back […] The post Packers need to consider re-signing Ryan Pickett or Johnny Jolly appeared first on...
Via NFL Draft Diamonds
16 days ago  |  Discuss

Datone Jones and Mike Daniels Key Packers’ Defense Line Resurgence

The defensive line has not been a strong suit of the Green Bay Packers over the past couple of seasons but with the emergence of Mike Daniels as an impact player last season and potential break out of Datone Jones in 2014, the Packers suddenly have the makings of a dominant defensive line. Daniels, a fourth-round pick in the 2012 NFL Draft, has been a spark plug for the Packers ever...
Via The Packers Guru
July 17, 2014  |  Discuss

Packers’ Datone Jones won’t be satisfied until he’s the best

Second-year Packers defensive end Datone Jones is hungry going into the upcoming season as he strives to be the best in the NFL. “I won’t be satisfied until I’m the best in the league,” Jones said. “That’s the only way I’d be satisfied. Other than that, I still won’t be satisfied until I retire. No matter what year I have next year or the years to come, I don’t...
Via Pro Football Zone
July 07, 2014  |  Discuss

Packers' top 2013 pick Datone Jones expects to break out in his second year

Snaps became precious for Datone Jones as a rookie. By Week 16, his rations dwindled to four snaps. In Week 17? Five. Not what you expect out of a first-round pick. Surely not what Jones expected. "Two snaps per game, 13 percent of the snaps on the year," said Jones, not exaggerating that much. "That's what you get, 31/2 sacks in a season. Playing more, who knows...
Via Pro Sports Daily
July 05, 2014  |  Discuss

Packers: Mike Daniels and Datone Jones Provide Potent Interior Pass Rush

Outsiders may still believe that the Green Bay Packers have a long way to go on the defensive side of the football. Yet, what they might not realize is the Packers have been collecting talented defensive players since the 2012 NFL Draft and this will be the year when we start seeing the fruits of that labor. One area in particular where the Green Bay defense will be much improved...
Via The Packers Guru
June 13, 2014  |  1 Comment

Packers Breakout Candidate: Datone Jones

Disappointing is one word that could be used to describe Datone Jones' rookie season. When the Packers selected him 26th overall in last year’s NFL Draft, the Packers were hoping he’d provide an immediate impact. We all know that’s not how it turned out, but, that’s not to say that Jones didn’t show potential to eventually becoming that impact player many thought he’d...
Via Pro Football Spot
May 25, 2014  |  Discuss

Packers first-round pick Datone Jones out 'a couple days' after ankle injury

GREEN BAY, Wis. -- Based on one play in the NFL, Green Bay Packers rookie first-round pick Datone Jones has had very mixed results. On the positive side, Jones impressed fellow defensive lineman B.J. Raji with his quick pass-rush move. On the negative side, Jones suffered an ankle injury on the play and was forced to make a very early exit in his NFL preseason debut. When coach...
Via Fox Sports Wisconsin
August 12, 2013  |  Discuss

Packers' Datone Jones out 'a couple days' after ankle injury

GREEN BAY, Wis. -- Based on one play in the NFL, Green Bay Packers rookie first-round pick Datone Jones has had very mixed results. On the positive side, Jones impressed fellow defensive lineman B.J. Raji with his quick pass-rush move. On the negative side, Jones suffered an ankle injury on the play and was forced to make a very early exit in his NFL preseason debut. When coach...
Via Fox Sports Wisconsin
August 12, 2013  |  Discuss

Packers sign first round pick Datone Jones

According to Tom Silverstein of the Milwaukee Journal-Sentinel, the Green Bay Packer have signed first round pick, defensive end Datone Jones. #Packers have agreed to terms with First round pick Datone Jones. Four years, 7.71 million, 6.25 guaranteed. — Tom Silverstein (@TomSilverstein) July 25, 2013   Need NFL Tickets? Loading... ZergNet The post Packers sign...
Via Pro Football Zone
July 24, 2013  |  Discuss

Datone Jones: The forgotten Senior Bowl practice

While I was a huge Margus Hunt fan leading up to the draft, I quickly jumped on the Datone Jones bandwagon after a little investigation. Sounding like a broken record, we all know that the Green Bay Packers defense was destroyed by the 49ers on multiple occasions last season. With Pickett getting up there in age, and more importantly weight, and Wilson not performing not even half...
Via The Penalty Flag
May 08, 2013  |  Discuss
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