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Packers release 2012 fourth-round pick Jerron McMillian; sign RB Kahlil Bell

GREEN BAY, Wis. -- Four months ago, Jerron McMillian was competing for a starting safety job with the Green Bay Packers during training camp. Now, he's out of a job entirely. The Packers released McMillian on Tuesday, less than two years after Green Bay drafted him in the fourth round. "As far as his individual performance, it just wasn't quite what it needed to be...
Via Fox Sports Wisconsin
December 03, 2013  |  Discuss

Packers Release Second-Year S Jerron McMillian

The Green Bay Packers announced that they have released second-year S Jerron McMillian to make room for RB Kahlil Bell. McMillian, 24, was a fourth-round selection back in 2012, so it is a little surprising to see them part ways with a reasonably high draft pick after less than two years with the team. McMillian played in 28 games with the Packers and tallied 28 tackles, one interception...
Via NFL Trade Rumors
December 03, 2013  |  Discuss

Ranking The Rookies: Jerron McMillian

Fourth-round safety played more than expected last 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. In fact, seven...
Via Packer Update
March 09, 2013  |  Discuss

Packers DB: NFL has a hit out on us

Packers safety Jerron McMillian mentioned his theory about the NFL while expressing frustration that he was fined $21K for a hit on Giants tight end Martellus Bennett. 

Via Down and Distance
November 29, 2012  |  2 Comments

Packers’ Jerron McMillian has not gotten a haircut in more than seven years

A lot of players in the NFL like to rock the long hair look — particularly defenders. While offensive players are welcome to sport it as well, it’s a little more risky since it is part of the uniform and something defenders can grab onto to bring them down. Oftentimes we will see a running back get taken down by his dreads and wonder why he doesn’t just get a haircut. As Packers...
Via Larry Brown Sports
June 21, 2012  |  Discuss

Packers rookie safety Jerron McMillian may have NFL's longest hair

Packers rookie safety Jerron McMillian may have NFL's longest hair
June 21, 2012  |  Discuss

No haircut in sight for Packers' McMillian

GREEN BAY, Wis. -- Long hair in the NFL is not uncommon. Despite the fact a player's lengthy locks can legally be pulled on or grabbed by an opponent and that they can frequently get stuck in a helmet, shoulder pads or other equipment, there are still several examples of long hair on every team across the league. However, the NFL may have a new champion in the fantastic follicles...
Via Fox Sports Wisconsin
June 21, 2012  |  1 Comment

Packers sign rookie S McMillian

GREEN BAY, Wis. -- Jerron McMillian is the first Packers' rookie to officially sign with the team. McMillian's agent, Abu Toppin, discussed the full terms of the contract. McMillian received a 300,584 signing bonus and has a first-year salary base of 390,000. The four-year deal is worth a total of 2.4 million over four years. McMillian's second-year base salary is 480...
Via Fox Sports Wisconsin
May 10, 2012  |  Discuss

McMillians big break was years in making

GREEN BAY, Wis. -- Jerron McMillian hasn't been a highly touted player at any point in his life. After playing safety and quarterback during his high school career in New Jersey, the University of Maine was the only school to offer McMillian a college scholarship to play football. Maine wasn't interested in his quarterback skills and moved him to safety after a redshirt...
Via Fox Sports Wisconsin
May 08, 2012  |  Discuss
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