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Draft review:  Green Bay Packers

Draft review: Green Bay Packers

profootballtalk.com Updated Apr 29, 2013
The Packers have been stuck in a rut of division-round losses for the past two years. Here’s a look at how well they used the draft to improve a team that, beyond a high-end passing game, doesn’t really have much to brag about. What they needed: Runni
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  • Packers, Eddie Lacy and pass blocking

    Packers, Eddie Lacy and pass blocking

    ESPN.com Apr 29, 2013
    If this video tells you nothing else, you'll realize that ESPN analyst Todd McShay is a big fan of the Green Bay Packers' draft and running back Eddie Lacy in particular. McShay cited "great draft management" as the Packers maneuvered to get L…
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  • Lawrence Jackson, Jacob Lacey cross over

    Lawrence Jackson, Jacob Lacey cross over

    ESPN.com Apr 29, 2013
    The Minnesota Vikings are continuing this offseason to dip into the larger NFC North talent pool. They signed former Green Bay Packers receiver Greg Jennings last month, and on Monday they announced deals with two players who spent last season with the …
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  • Aaron Rodgers deal: Rare win-win

    Aaron Rodgers deal: Rare win-win

    ESPN.com Apr 29, 2013
    I've reviewed the details of the Green Bay Packers' contract agreement with quarterback Aaron Rodgers, and here's what we can say: Rodgers didn't take a hometown discount under the strict definition but the deal is quite manageable on a relative scale f…
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  • Video - NFL Draft Recap 03:31

    NFL Draft Recap

    Apr 29
    Mel Kiper Jr. and Todd McShay identify the teams that drafted well.

Sports Columnists

  • NFL Hot Read - Will Johnny Manziel succeed in the NFL?

    Apr 29
    Because of his skills and the evolution of the quarterback position, Johnny Manziel could be the most fascinating player in the 2014 NFL draft, Jeffri Chadiha writes.
  • Peter King: Inside the Rams' war room and more draft thoughts

    Apr 29
    ST. LOUIS -- When you spend a round in a team's war room, as I did Thursday night with the Rams, you understand why so many players, coaches, scouts and executives are magnetized to this game and cannot give it up.