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Report: Patriots Worked Out Former First-Round Pick Derek Sherrod

The New England Patriots might have tipped their hand to the severity of rookie offensive tackle Cameron Fleming’s ankle injury. The Patriots worked out a former first-round draft pick, offensive tackle Derek Sherrod, ESPN’s Field Yates reported Tuesday. Sherrod was released by the Green Bay Packers on Nov. 3 after four disappointing years with the team. The 6-foot-6, 321-pound...
6 days ago  |  Discuss

Patriots Work Out Former First-Round Pick OT Derek Sherrod

Field Yates of ESPN is reporting that the New England Patriots brought in former Packers OT Derek Sherrod for a workout this week. Green Bay waived Sherrod, a former first-round pick, a few weeks ago to make room for OL J.C Tretter who was coming off of the short-term injured reserve list. The Packers elected not to pick up Sherrod’s fifth-year option several months ago...
Via NFL Trade Rumors
6 days ago  |  Discuss

Packers activate guard J. C. Tretter to active roster and cut tackle Derek Sherrod

The Green Bay Packers have moved on from former first round pick in 2011, Derek Sherrod and activated J. C. Tretter from injured reserve/ designated to return list. Sherrod was drafted with much excitement was expected to protect Aaron Rodgers’ blind side for the next decade, but it didn’t pan out that way. Ever since Sherrod broke his leg in his rookie year, he hasn’t looked...
21 days ago  |  Discuss

Packers cut Derek Sherrod; activate JC Tretter from short term I/R

Back in 2011 the Green Bay Packers drafted Derek Sherrod with the 32nd pick in the NFL Draft. Today he was cut to make room for a former small school offensive lineman. @RavensInsider: Packers cut Derek Sherrod At least the Packers can cut their ties, because Sherrod was a bust. @RavensInsider: Packers activate J.C. Tretter […] The post Packers cut Derek Sherrod; activate JC Tretter...
Via NFL Draft Diamonds
21 days ago  |  Discuss

Why the Chicago Bears Should Sign Derek Sherrod

The Green Bay Packers parted ways with former 1st round pick Derek Sherrod.  Here are a few reasons why the Chicago Bears should bring him in. Depth Before anything else, the Bears need to make sure they maintain a solid amount of depth on their offensive line.  Matt Slauson is done for the year and key reserve Eben Britton continues to deal with nagging health issues of his own...
Via Sports Mockery
21 days ago  |  Discuss

Packers release 2011 first-round pick Derek Sherrod

GREEN BAY, Wis. -- Three years ago, Derek Sherrod was the Green Bay Packers' first-round pick. A tall, long, smart offensive tackle with a chance for a bright future. Now, Sherrod is an ex-Packer. In a somewhat surprising post-bye roster move, Green Bay released Sherrod to make room on the active roster. Sherrod's spot now belongs to offensive lineman JC Tretter, whose stint...
Via Fox Sports Wisconsin
21 days ago  |  Discuss

Derek Sherrod Shows Potential In Green Bay Packers’ Preseason Opener

One of the significant injuries the Green Bay Packers have suffered so far during training camp was to versatile backup offensive line Don Barclay, who suffered a torn ACL and will miss the remainder of the season. It was a huge loss because Barclay was a 16-game starter at right tackle last season and had the ability to backup both tackle and guard spots. Therefore, when the Packers...
Via The Packers Guru
August 11, 2014  |  Discuss

Green Bay Packers Won’t Exercise Derek Sherrod’s Fifth-Year Option for 2015

According to’s Rob Demovsky, the Packers won’t exercise their 2015 option on offensive tackle Derek Sherrod. Sherrod, a 2011 first-round draft pick, has been eligible for a fifth year with the team since signing his rookie contract, something that obviously won’t be happening now. Anyway, Demovsky points out in his article that, beginning in 2011, all first round picks...
Via The Packers Guru
May 03, 2014  |  Discuss

Cory’s Corner: Derek Sherrod is a colossal question mark

With the draft getting closer and closer, the Packers have to address the team’s biggest question mark. Derek Sherrod has been earmarked as the staring left tackle this season. He was drafted in the first round in 2011 and is still seeking his first start. Ted Thompson must decide how much stock he needs to place in offensive linemen Derek Sherrod — who has been projected as...
April 29, 2014  |  Discuss

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