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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: RunniUpvote Share Tweet
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…Upvote Share TweetThe 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 …Upvote Share Tweet
Aaron Rodgers deal: Rare win-winI'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…Upvote Share Tweet
NFL Draft RecapApr 29Mel Kiper Jr. and Todd McShay identify the teams that drafted well.
NFL Hot Read - Will Johnny Manziel succeed in the NFL?Apr 29Because 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 thoughtsApr 29ST. 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.