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James Starks a fantasy must-add after Eddie Lacy injury

There were a number of significant injuries on Sunday that could change the outlook for several NFL teams, and they will have a tremendous impact on the fantasy football world as well. One of the players who went down is Green Bay Packers running back Eddie Lacy. Smart fantasy owners who drafted Lacy have James Starks sitting on their bench. If you fall into that category, good...
Via Larry Brown Sports
12 days ago  |  Discuss

James Starks proves value for the Green Bay Packers vs. Seattle

James Starks came into the Green Bay Packers’ Week 2 matchup against the Seattle Seahawks with plans of being a backup running back. He ended up being one of the major keys to a huge Packers’ win and getting revenge for their embarrassing loss in the NFC Championship game last year. After seeing star running back Eddie Lacy go down with an ankle injury, Starks was forced to come...
Via This Given Sunday
13 days ago  |  Discuss

James Starks 2014 Report Card – Packers Players Grades

Packers RB James Starks1) Introduction:  James Starks was signed to a short term contract for 2014 – 2015 on a prove-it contract for a player who has not had the impact the team had hoped since his breakout 2010 Super Bowl contribution.  A punishing runner with good vision, Starks is a fierce competitor and good team mate, but far from a complete back. 2) Profile: James Darell...
February 18, 2015  |  Discuss

Green Bay Packers: What is wrong with the offense?

In previous seasons, the Green Bay Packers strength has been their offense.  Led by the best quarterback in the NFL Aaron Rodgers, rising running back Eddie Lacy, and explosive wide receivers Jordy Nelson and Randall Cobb, the Packers looked like a top five offense heading into this season.  Their weakness has been their defense.  The defense couldn’t stop anybody, which forced...
September 24, 2014  |  Discuss

Green Bay Packers: Impressions from preseason game #1

James Starks The Green Bay Packers fell to the Tennessee Titans on Saturday night 20-16.  Like many other preseason games, the score does not tell much of the story when it comes to the game.  The game was played in a monsoon, with rain falling throughout most of the contest.  While the rain did not live up to expectations, here are some players that shined in rainy Tennessee...
August 13, 2014  |  Discuss

Green Bay Packers: Three late-round sleepers to target

While most of the publicity from the NFL Draft is on the players who were selected in the first round, the later rounds is often when some great gems are found.  Arguably a top five all time quarterback, Tom Brady wasn’t taken until the sixth round with the 199th overall pick.  Seattle Seahawks shutdown cornerback Richard Sherman was not taken until the fifth round in 2011....
April 26, 2014  |  Discuss

Packers Gave RB James Starks Over $3.1 Million For Two Years

Green Bay Packers running back James Starks had a free agent visit lined up for earlier this past week with the Pittsburgh Steelers, but that was ultimately cancelled after he decided to re-sign with the team that he's played for his entire career. Now, thanks to Bob McGinn of the Milwaukee Journal Sentinel, we know why Starks didn't make a visit. According to McGinn, the Packers...
Via Steelers Depot
March 21, 2014  |  Discuss

Packers Re-Sign RB Starks to Two-Year Deal

Starks returns to Green Bay on a two-year deal The Green Bay Packers have re-signed running back James Starks to a two-year contract.  The news broke last night via ESPN’s Adam Schefter (who else?) and his famous Twitter account. Starks had just finished a visit with the Pittsburgh Steelers when he came to terms with the Packers. Starks was a sixth-round draft pick for Green Bay...
March 18, 2014  |  Discuss

Reports: Packers re-sign Starks to two-year deal

The Green Bay Packers' rushing offense was the best it's been in a decade last season and the team is making sure to keep the two-headed monster that made it so successful intact for a couple more years. Green Bay has reportedly come to terms with free-agent running back James Starks on a two-year deal, according to multiple media outlets. Starks had received interest from other...
Via Fox Sports Wisconsin
March 18, 2014  |  Discuss

Packers Interested In Re-Signing RB James Starks

According to Tyler Dunne of the Milwaukee Journal-Sentinel, “it sounds like” the Packers are interested in re-signing RB James Starks. Starks, 27, is an unrestricted free agent who is coming off of a pretty decent season for the Packers. He finished the year with 493 yards rushing on 89 carries and contributed four total touchdowns. Green Bay drafted Eddie Lacy and Johnathan...
Via NFL Trade Rumors
January 21, 2014  |  Discuss

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