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Xs and Os: The Double-High Safety Defense (Cover 2)

The cover 2 pass defense has both safeties splitting the deep half of the field equally. Now that the Green Bay Packers presumably have two capable safeties roaming the back end of the defense in Morgan Burnett and Ha Ha Clinton-Dix, defensive coordinator Dom Capers will probably be playing more cover 2, which is a staple at all levels of organized football. The cover 2 is a necessity...
Via AllGreenBayPackers.com
June 02, 2014  |  Discuss

Packers 2014 NFL Draft: Day 1 Grade and Analysis

New Packers safety Ha Ha Clinton-Dix holds up a jersey after being selected in the 2014 NFL draft. With linebackers C.J. Mosley and Ryan Shazier off the board, the Packers used the 21st pick in Thursday’s NFL draft to take free safety Ha’Sean “Ha Ha” Clinton-Dix and hopefully provide a long overdue boost to the safety position. Ever since Nick Collins’ career ended in early...
Via AllGreenBayPackers.com
May 09, 2014  |  Discuss

New York Giants Draft Review: A look back at the 2006 NFL Draft

Happy Easter Sunday!!! We continue our look back through the past decade of Giants’ draft picks with the 2006 NFL draft. The Giants’ front office in 2006 did not do nearly as well with their draft picks as they had in previous years. Only two players have contributed substantially to the New York Giants from this 2006 class. 2006 Giants’ Draft Picks: Round 1, Pick No....
Via cover32 - Giants
April 20, 2014  |  Discuss

Dallas Cowboys: Week 17 NFL Power Rankings (#15)

Last week: 16 (+1) Record: 8-7 Net points per drive: -0.07 (17th) DVOA: 0.3% (14th) Weighted DVOA: 1.1% (15th) Studs LT Tyron Smith: Did not allow a pressure on 45 pass block snaps LG Nate Livings: Allowed 1 quarterback hit on 45 pass block snaps, run blocked for 5 yards on 1 attempt QB Tony Romo: 26 of 43 for 416 yards and 4 touchdowns, 4 drops, 1 throw away, 1 spike, 1 hit as thrown...
Via The Football Fan Spot
December 28, 2012  |  Discuss

Cowboys RB Murray likely out against Redskins

Dallas running back DeMarco Murray is likely to miss his sixth straight game Thursday against Washington with a sprained foot, and receiver Kevin Ogletree is out with a concussion. Murray was listed as doubtful Wednesday, when he wasn't even on the field for the portion of practice reporters could see. He hasn't been listed as a practice participant since getting injured...
Via AP on Fox
November 21, 2012  |  Discuss

Hear That?

It’s the fat lady singing. Jeremy Maclin, giving it his all Eagles v. Cowboys, Sunday, November 11, 2012 Stud of the week: Jeremy Maclin. Mac had a solid game, and made some clutch catches to try to help his rookie QB. He even came back into the game after getting pretty much obliterated by Charlie Peprah. Joe Buck was all, “he should’ve caught that.” You want to hold...
Via Chicks in the Huddle
November 12, 2012  |  Discuss

Source: Cowboys try out 16 players Friday

Hot News for S Charlie Peprah
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October 13, 2012  |  Discuss

Capers Needs To Be Much Better

Dom Capers coordinated a defense that finished last in the league in 2011 The most important person on Green Bay’s defense this season won’t be wearing a uniform and he won’t be standing on the sidelines. Instead, he’ll be wearing a rug and sitting in the press box. If this defense, one with more questions than answers at this point, is to be significantly better than it...
Via Packer Update
August 21, 2012  |  Discuss

Packers release Charlie Peprah

The Packers have released Charlie Peprah, their starting strong safety from 2011. Peprah had 5 interceptions last year, but struggled against the run and didn’t cover well overall. He surrendered a completion percentage of 66.7%, 9.1 YPA, and 4 touchdowns. He was ProFootballFocus’ 71st rated safety out of 86. To replace him, the Packers will move Charles Woodson to strong safety...
Via The Football Fan Spot
July 28, 2012  |  Discuss

Green Bay Packer Early Training Camp Notes

The Green Bay Packers open training camp this year with some concerns to key players from last years team. Missing from practice was Jermichael Finely and his wife stated that Jermichael was out with a mild concussion. Courtney Finely continued on Twitter reporting that Jermichael received the mild concussion during practice. This story was supported by Green Bay Packer head coach...
Via 60 Max Power O
July 28, 2012  |  Discuss

Packers make defense changes

At one point during the Green Bay Packers' first practice of training camp, Charles Woodson came to the sideline for a breather and went down on one knee between cornerback Tramon Williams and safety Morgan Burnett. Appropriate, because the Packers' defensive leader apparently isn't connected to one position group anymore. Going into his 15th pro season, Woodson lined...
Via AP on Fox
July 27, 2012  |  Discuss

Packers Training Camp 2012: Charles Woodson Spotted at Safety in Base Defense.

It did not take long for the Green Bay Packers to show their intentions at safety, following the release of Charlie Peprah yesterday. In the first training camp practice of the 2012 season, Charles Woodson was lined up at safety in the base defense opposite Morgan Burnett today as the team began training camp according to a tweet Jason Dunne of the Milwaukee Journel-Sentinel...
Via PPR Fantasy Football
July 26, 2012  |  Discuss

FINALLY- BACK TO BUSINESS

After a beat down by the Giants at Lambeau, then a friggin cold as hell winter, then no rain like an Egyptian desert, the Bucks going to the land of no return, and the Brewers puking all over themselves FINALLY GREEN BAY PACKER CAMP OPENS TODAY. A.D.D. SIDEBAR:  If Charlie Peprah doesn’t go totally pinball on Hakeem Nicks does he still have a job?  And/or he breaks up the hail...
Via Losers Bracket
July 26, 2012  |  Discuss

Kiddie Corps Given Chance To Replace Peprah

With the release of Charlie Peprah, the Packers will count on a young safety to emerge as the starter opposite Morgan Burnett. Of the six safeties, none are older than 24 and only Burnett has started.
Via gnb.scout.com
July 26, 2012  |  Discuss

Packers release veteran Peprah

The Green Bay Packers have released veteran safety Charlie Peprah a day before their first training camp practice, apparently over concern about a lingering knee injury. The Packers announced the move Wednesday afternoon. Asked about Peprah's status earlier in the day, Packers coach Mike McCarthy said he was ''waiting for more information'' from Peprah's...
Via AP on Fox
July 25, 2012  |  Discuss

Packers release injured safety Peprah

GREEN BAY, Wis. -- Charlie Peprah thought he had a good chance of starting for the Green Bay Packers this season, but the 29-year-old veteran safety was released by the team Wednesday afternoon. Earlier in the day, coach Mike McCarthy said he was waiting on more information from Peprah's physical. Apparently, the medical results weren't good. Peprah, 29, did not miss any...
Via Fox Sports Wisconsin
July 25, 2012  |  Discuss

Packers release injured safety Peprah

GREEN BAY, Wis. -- Charlie Peprah thought he had a good chance of starting for the Green Bay Packers this season, but the 29-year-old veteran safety was released by the team Wednesday afternoon. Earlier in the day, coach Mike McCarthy said he was waiting on more information from Peprah's physical. Apparently, the medical results weren't good. Peprah, 29, did not miss any...
Via Fox Sports Wisconsin
July 25, 2012  |  Discuss

Packers Say Goodbye To Peprah

The Green Bay Packers have released veteran safety Charlie Peprah one day before the first practice of training camp. The former Alabama star underwent arthroscopic knee surgery in the offseason, but this decision is more about performance than health. Peprah’s knee will get better; his play will not. Loyal readers of this blog should not [...]
Via Packer Update
July 25, 2012  |  Discuss

Green Bay Packers: What the Release of Charlie Peprah Means at Safety

In a surprising move, presumed starting safety Charlie Peprah has been released by the Green Bay Packers, a day before the start of training camp. After having lost Nick Collins to injury, Peprah became the full time starter for the rest of the season. While he did well in 2010 following the injury to Morgan Burnett, he was unable to perform with enough consistency in the secondary...
Via Gridiron Grit
July 25, 2012  |  Discuss

Position Series: Safeties

We take a player-by-player look at the safeties as a heated competition looms in training camp. Will Charlie Peprah retain his starting job or will one of the young players take a big step forward?
Via gnb.scout.com
July 24, 2012  |  Discuss

Packers may need Woodson to aid safeties

This is the eighth in a series of 13 previews leading up to the Green Bay Packers' July 26 start of camp.July 10: Quarterbacks July 11: Running backs July 12: Wide receivers July 13: Tight ends July 16: Offensive linemen July 17: Defensive linemen July 18: Linebackers July 19: Safeties July 20: Cornerbacks July 23: Specialists July 24: Coaches July 25: 5 things to accomplish...
Via Fox Sports Wisconsin
July 18, 2012  |  Discuss

Packers may need Woodson to aid safeties

This is the eighth in a series of 13 previews leading up to the Green Bay Packers' July 26 start of camp.July 10: Quarterbacks July 11: Running backs July 12: Wide receivers July 13: Tight ends July 16: Offensive linemen July 17: Defensive linemen July 18: Linebackers July 19: Safeties July 20: Cornerbacks July 23: Specialists July 24: Coaches July 25: 5 things to accomplish...
Via Fox Sports Wisconsin
July 18, 2012  |  Discuss

Charlie Peprah will likely start at safety for the Packers

Getty Images According to Tyler Dunne of the Milwaukee Journal-Sentinel, veteran safety Charlie Peprah will head into training camp as a starter alongside Morgan Burnett.  The coaching staff really likes his experience after replacing Nick Collins when he went down last season. If Peprah wants to hold onto his job, it looks like he’ll have to fight off both M.D. Jennings and Jerron...
Via Pro Football Zone
July 03, 2012  |  Discuss

MD Jennings to start for Packers?

He might not be a big name or even someone anyone’s ever heard of, but the Packers have had success with guys no one’s heard of before and they might have found another diamond in the rough. MD Jennings is currently working out with the 1st team at safety in OTAs as Charlie Peprah is injured. Peprah is no sure thing to keep his job, however. The Packers used a 4th round pick...
Via The Football Fan Spot
June 10, 2012  |  1 Comment

Jennings may be gaining on injured Peprah

GREEN BAY, Wis. -- With Packers safety Charlie Peprah missing his third consecutive week of practices during the team's offseason training activities, second-year safety M.D. Jennings could be moving closer to the starting job.Peprah is out while continuing to rest his sore knee, an injury that required him to have his knee scoped and cleaned out following last season.Jennings...
Via Fox Sports Wisconsin
June 05, 2012  |  Discuss
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