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2014 Packers Position Group Analysis – Safety

Overview: The safety position improved exponentially in 2014 after the Packers used their first-round draft pick on Ha Ha Clinton-Dix.  This was never more apparent than in the 2014 NFC championship game when Clinton-Dix and Morgan Burnett combined for three interceptions.  Burnett’s improvement in 2014 can be traced back to the more sturdy presence of Clinton-Dix next to him...
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Morgan Burnett 2014 Green Bay Packers Report Card

Packers S Morgan Burnett1) Introduction: Burnett came into the season as an established veteran in the Packers’ defensive backfield.  He was instrumental in helping along young defensive backs Micah Hyde and Ha Ha Clinton-Dix.  Burnett also made a huge strides in his run support. 2) Profile: Morgan Burnett Age: 26 Born: 1/13/1989 in Memphis, TN Height: 6’1″ Weight...
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26 days ago  |  Discuss

Morgan Burnett had plenty of room to run after interception vs. Seahawks

Of all the mistakes the Packers made in their late-game collapse against the Seahawks on Sunday that cost them a spot in the Super Bowl, Morgan Burnett going down after his 4th-quarter interception was one of the worst. Video from the “All 22″ view was released Tuesday, and it shows that Burnett had plenty of...Read More
Via Larry Brown Sports
January 20, 2015  |  Discuss

Should Morgan Burnett tried to return late-game interception?

Brian Bostick is receiving a fair share of the blame in the wake of how the Green Bay Packers unraveled and inexplicably blew a 12-point lead to the Seattle Seahawks in a stunning 28-22 overtime loss in the NFC Championship Game. While it is true that had Green Bay’s tight end managed to hang on...Read More The post Should Packers safety Morgan Burnett have tried to return late...
Via Sportress of Blogitude
January 19, 2015  |  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 better as a player, mentally...
Via Fox Sports Wisconsin
July 08, 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

Xs and Os: The Single-High Safety Defense (Cover 1)

Safety Morgan Burnett hopefully will get some free safety help via the 2014 NFL draft. In the 2014 NFL draft, the Green Bay Packers will most likely target a free safety to help out strong safety Morgan Burnett. Selecting a starting-caliber free safety is paramount because defensive coordinator Dom Capers relies heavily on a safety to play single-high coverage (cover 1) in many of...
Via AllGreenBayPackers.com
May 06, 2014  |  Discuss
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