1) Introduction: General manager Ted Thompson always seems to find hidden gems after the draft. And wide receiver Jarrett Boykin is certainly that. With a handful of starting-caliber wide receivers already on the roster, the undrafted rookie cracked the team’s 53-man roster after an impressive preseason. It’s easy to see why he wasn’t selected in the draft, as he ran a 4.72...
Today is the fourth day of FOX Sports Wisconsin Packers writer Paul Imig's offseason evaluations of every player on Green Bay's roster. Come back every day between now and mid-March for his in-depth film and statistical analysis and check out the schedule below:
Monday: OT Don Barclay
Tuesday, Jan. 29: RB Cedric Benson
Wednesday, Jan. 30: ILB Desmond Bishop
Today: WR Jarrett...
Undrafted rookie beat the odds and stuck on the 53-man roster all season
The Green Bay Packers began the season with 10 rookies on the 53-man roster. That’s a pretty high number – especially for a team than won 15 games the previous year. But GM Ted Thompson didn’t hang on to all those rookies to save money or to make himself look good. He kept them because they could play...
The Green Bay Packers will be without a pair of players,
wide receiver Jarrett Boykin and defensive lineman Jerel Worthy, today when
they take on the San Francisco 49ers in the NFC Divisional round, while wide
receivers Randall Cobb and Jordy Nelson and running backs Alex Green and James
Starks are all probable to play.
Boykin missed practice all week due to an ankle injury,
A trio of Green Bay Packers wide receivers missed practice
Wednesday, including Jordy Nelson, Randall Cobb and Jarrett Boykin, according
to Tom Silverstein of The Milwaukee Journal Sentinel.
Three days before they're set to play the San Francisco
49ers in a divisional playoff game at Candlestick Park, the Packers were
without Jordy Nelson, Randall Cobb and Jarrett Boykin....
Undrafted rookie Jarrett Boykin survived the final round of cuts to become the sixth wide receiver on the Green Bay Packers' roster on Friday.
Wide receivers Tori Gurley and Diondre Borel, who turned down spots on other teams' active rosters last year to stay on the Packers' practice squad, were among the 18 players released by the team.
Green Bay also placed 2011 first...
Via AP on Fox
August 31, 2012
GREEN BAY, Wis. -- The Packers had to select their 53-man roster by Fridays 8 p.m. deadline, parting ways with 18 players who had been on the team just a day earlier for Green Bays preseason finale.Tackle Derek Sherrod, the teams 2011 first-round draft pick who is still recovering from a broken leg suffered last season, was played on the reservephysically unable to perform list,...
Rookie wide receiver Jarrett Boykin caught 5 passes against Cleveland
The title of this post pays homage to Notes On a Scandal - one of the most underrated movies in recent years (in fact, I should’ve watched it again rather than waste over three hours of my life on whatever that mess was last night). Anyway, here are 5 thoughts from the Packers’ 35-10 loss to Cleveland: