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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

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...
Via Fox Sports Wisconsin
March 18, 2014  |  Discuss

Packers are still interested in James Starks

The Pittsburgh Steelers were meeting with running back James Starks and now it seems like the Packers are still in the mix.  According to Tyler Dunne of the Milwaukee Post Gazette. TyDunne In addition to his #Steelers visit, two more teams are interested in James Starks. Source says #Packers are still in the mix. 3/17/14 […] The post Packers are still interested in James Starks...
Via NFL Draft Diamonds
March 17, 2014  |  Discuss

James Starks Could Leave Packers for Steelers

Lost in all the excitement surrounding the Packers signing of defensive end Julius Peppers over the weekend, one piece of news that has gone under the radar is the possibility of running back James Starks being signed away by the Pittsburgh Steelers. Starks, the four-year veteran out of Buffalo, was an important part of the Packers Super Bowl Championship team in 2010, when he started...
Via PPR Fantasy Football
March 17, 2014  |  Discuss

Time for Packers to say goodbye to James Starks

James Starks missed his senior year at the University of Buffalo because of injury and has been a regular on injury lists ever since. This may sound strange, because James Starks broke the 44-game streak. You know, that streak that was talked about nationwide because the Packers were finally able to tally a 100-yard rusher in a regular season game. Starks has been in and out of the...
Via Packers Talk Radio Network
October 02, 2013  |  Discuss

James Starks waiting for MRI results

Packers running back Jame Starks is waiting for the results of the MRI that was conducted on his knee after suffering an injury during Sunday’s loss to the  Bengals. Starks doesn’t think he’ll be ready to play this week if they had a game. “More time to heal and get right and get back to doing what I was trying to do,” Starks said on the bye week. “I’m hoping. I prayed...
Via Pro Football Zone
September 24, 2013  |  Discuss

Packers sign former New York Jet running back Joe McKnight

In a deep battle at the running back position the Green Bay Packers add another competing piece. Today Joe McKnight said via twitter that he was signed by the Packers.  This is probably not the best news for running back James Starks.  Starks who has had several good seasons in the NFL, is about out […]
Via NFL Draft Diamonds
August 30, 2013  |  Discuss

James Starks has been “outstanding” in camp

The Packers have a lot of talented running backs on their roster right now, but not all of them will make their final 53-man roster. According to,  Packers running backs coach Alex Van Pelt has been very impressed with James Starks. Van Pelt called Starks’ camp so far “outstanding” and said the 6-foot-2, 218-pound fourth-year pro is running “extremely hard, violent...
Via Pro Football Zone
August 02, 2013  |  Discuss

Report: Packers might lose James Starks for the season

According to, Green Bay Packers running back James Starks suffered a significant knee injury during this past Sunday’s win over the Vikings that he could be placed on injured reserve and miss the rest of the season. According to an NFL source, Starks was later diagnosed with a knee injury, suffered during Sunday’s 23-14 victory over the Minnesota Vikings, and...
Via Pro Football Zone
December 04, 2012  |  1 Comment

Quick Thoughts From Green Bay Packers Pre-Season Game One

Football season is here!! Oh wait….it’s just pre-season football.  Well it’s better than nothing. My issue with pre-season games is that the first game is usually pointless as the starters are on the field for such a short amount of time that if you go to the bathroom you may miss them playing entirely.  The first pre-season game is usually really sloppy and borderline pointless...
August 09, 2012  |  Discuss
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