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Aaron Rodgers, Matt Flynn continue skullduggery, photobomb team captains (pic)

Prior to Sunday’s game against the New York Jets,  the three players the Green Bay Packers selected as captains for the game — Randall Cobb, Morgan Burnett and Mason Crosby — posed for a photograph on the sidelines on a perfectly sunny day for football at Lambeau Field. Before the Pack secured a thrilling 31-24 […] The post Aaron Rodgers, Matt Flynn continue skullduggery...
Via Sportress of Blogitude
14 days ago  |  Discuss

Rookie Needs To Play More

When a team as terrible defensively as Green Bay drafts a safety in the first round, that player needs to be on the field more than 57 percent of the time. And yet that’s all the snaps coordinator Dom Capers gave Ha Ha Clinton-Dix in the season opener against Seattle. That equated to 12 less snaps than Micah Hyde and 30 less snaps than Morgan Burnett, who didn’t leave the field...
Via Packer Update
17 days ago  |  Discuss

Packers safety Burnett ignores critics who say he had bad year

GREEN BAY, Wis. -- Morgan Burnett has endured a lot of criticism over the past year. After a season in which the Green Bay Packers top safety struggled with making big plays, many agreed that some level of criticism was warranted. Burnett doesn't see it that way, though. "I don't see it as a setback at all," Burnett said. "I treat every year as a way to get...
Via Fox Sports Wisconsin
July 08, 2014  |  Discuss

Most Important Packers No. 4: Morgan Burnett

  Green Bay Packers beat writer Paul Imig will be analyzing the 25 most important players to the Packers' success in the 2014 season. Check back each weekday to see the latest player on the list. You can find the entire list here. NOTE: This is not a list of the team's 25 best players, but rather it's a list of which players mean the most to how Green Bay will fare this...
Via Fox Sports Wisconsin
July 03, 2014  |  Discuss

Why Morgan Burnett won't Bounce Back

In July of 2013 the Packers signed safety, Morgan Burnett to a four year contract extension. The deal came as a bit of a surprise to some in the media field, but it was a sign of confidence that the Packers upper brass believed Burnett would have a breakout season in 2014. Burnett missed the first three games of the season due to a hamstring injury and he never seemed to get on...
Via Pro Football Spot
June 24, 2014  |  Discuss

Cory’s Corner: Pressure’s on for Morgan Burnett

Morgan Burnett has six interceptions in his four-year NFL career. He had zero last year. Hopefully Morgan Burnett doesn’t read his press clippings, listen to the radio or watch TV. Because after last season, there have been plenty of Packers fans that were incensed with his lackluster play. Which is why the 25-year-old enters 2014 with the most to prove. Last July, I was shocked...
Via AllGreenBayPackers.com
June 21, 2014  |  Discuss

Green Bay Packers: Why Ha Ha Clinton-Dix was their best pick

Ha Ha Clinton-Dix The Green Bay Packers came into the NFL draft with one major need to fill.  All of last season, the Packers were the only team to not have an interception from their safeties.  There were many times last year when Morgan Burnett and M.D. Jennings were consistently out of position, giving up many big plays in the process.   With the 21st overall pick in the first...
Via isportsweb.com
May 19, 2014  |  Discuss

BREAKING: Green Bay Packers select HaHa Clinton-Dix, S, Alabama at 21

Analysis: Packer fans rejoice! Their patience pays off and they get the top rated prospect at their biggest position of need without having to trade up. Clinton-Dix should be a starter from day one alongside Morgan Burnett. Clinton-Dix has great range and is able to cover a large area of the field despite not having blazing straight line speed. He had 2 interceptions last year to...
Via Packers Talk Radio Network
May 08, 2014  |  Discuss

With signature hair gone, Morgan Burnett excited to return

GREEN BAY, Wis. -- A week away from the NFL helped Green Bay Packers safety Morgan Burnett recover from a hamstring injury. However, a week away from the NFL also cost Burnett the dreadlocks that he'd been growing out since his sophomore year of high school. When Burnett arrived in his hometown in Georgia for the Packers' bye week, he finally gave in to family pressure and...
Via Fox Sports Wisconsin
October 01, 2013  |  Discuss

Report: Green Bay Packers take care of Morgan Burnett

Green Bay Packers safety Morgan Burnett has played himself into an anchor position on his team’s defense. In a sport that offers a 100-percent chance of injury, Burnett was one of two defensive players that played every possible snap for his team in the 2012-13 run. According to the NFL Network’s Ian Rappaport, the Packers came to the table with a healthy reward. Please click...
Via Players View
July 16, 2013  |  Discuss
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