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Throwback Thursday: Jeff Janis gets draft day call from the Green Bay Packers

Since we’re legally obligated to talk about the NFL Draft for the next few months whether we like it or not, let’s take a look back to one year ago… AROUND COVER32 First and 10: Top 10 moments in Scouting Combine history Free Agency Preview: The top 10 tight ends on the 2015 market In this video, you can see wide receiver Jeff Janis getting the fateful call from the Green...
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Jeff Janis 2014 Report Card – Packers Player Grades

1) Introduction: Jeff Janis is a 7th round pick from Saginaw Valley State and is arguably the greatest thing that has ever happened to the Green Bay Packers or maybe football in general. Gravity is the only thing that can hold Janis down long enough to keep him from blowing past any of his projected ceilings. (Sarcasm font is on… just having a little fun with this one.) Packers...
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Is it Time to Unleash the Jeff Janis?

Thursday night saw a lot of firsts for the Packers.  Julius Peppers had his first Lambeau Leap.  Davante Adams scored his first NFL touchdown.  Letroy Guion recorded his first sack as a Green Bay Packer.  One of the other firsts that I noticed, and one that excites me greatly, was the first career reception for 2014 7th round pick Jeff Janis.  Janis is an extremely athletic...
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October 07, 2014  |  Discuss

Packers wide out Jeff Janis should be a lock to make the roster

Jeff Janis is a very special talent, and the team was able to see that, when Janis took a slant pattern and burned the entire team up the sidelines for a touchdown.  Well in an online interview ESPN Packers writer Rob Demovsky was asked if Jeff Janis was a lock to make the 53 man […] The post Packers wide out Jeff Janis should be a lock to make the roster appeared first on NFL Draft Diamonds.
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August 22, 2014  |  Discuss

VIDEO: Jeff Janis lights up the St. Louis Rams for a touchdown

The Green Bay Packers already have a wealth of talented wide receivers, and it looks like the rich just keep on getting richer. Yesterday the Packers visited the Edward Jones Dome in St. Louis to take on the Rams in an exhibition game, and we got a good glimpse at what rookie wide receiver Jeff Janis can do. In this highlight clip from the third quarter, Janis catches a nice pass...
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August 17, 2014  |  Discuss

Packers have a speed demon in Jeff Janis (Video)

Tonight Jeff Janis showed off his speed. The former Saginaw Valley State University was nicknamed White Lightning by us at #TeamDiamond for his speed. Well his teammates name his V12 because he can move. Tonight he scored his first NFL touchdown and we captured it to show you his speed. The post Packers have a speed demon in Jeff Janis (Video) appeared first on NFL Draft Diamonds.
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August 16, 2014  |  Discuss

Jared Abbrederis, Jeff Janis Could Force Packers to Keep Six Wide Receivers

The Green Bay Packers are loaded at wide receiver. Yes the team did lost James Jones to free agency this offseason and both Randall Cobb and Jordy Nelson are headed for free agency but if we just focus on the 2014 season, Green Bay has more talented wide receivers than it knows what to do with.  Throughout the Mike McCarthy era, the Packers have generally kept five wide receivers...
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July 03, 2014  |  Discuss

Packers rookie WR Janis has 'always been a little bit of an underdog'

GREEN BAY, Wis. -- There is not much more that wide receiver Jeff Janis could have done to make himself worthy of being a mid-round draft prospect. Elite-level testing numbers at the Scouting Combine and dominating college statistics didn't matter as much as Janis thought they would, though, as he slid all the way down to the Green Bay Packers in the seventh round. Of course, the...
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May 23, 2014  |  Discuss

Green Bay Packers Sign WR Jeff Janis; Cut CB James Nixon

The Green Bay Packers didn’t waste much time getting their draft picks signed, as the team agreed to terms with wide receiver Jeff Janis and cut cornerback James Nixon in order to make room on the roster, the Milwaukee Journal-Sentinel’s Tyler Dunne reports. Janis, a seventh-round pick  in the 2014 NFL Draft from Division II’s Saginaw Valley State, was dominant last season...
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May 15, 2014  |  Discuss

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