NFC North News and Rumors
Taylor Decker has tattoo of a lion on his chest, military on his armShare TweetBears first-round pick Leonard Floyd wants to be next DeMarcus WareShare Tweet
On Day 2 of the draft, Vikings could have intriguing gamblesESPN.com 8 hours agoOn Day 2 of the draft, Vikings could have intriguing gamblesShare TweetESPN.com 8 hours agoMyles Jack, Reggie Ragland still available; would Packers trade up?Share TweetPackers pick UCLA defensive tackle Kenny Clark in first roundShare Tweet
Bob Quinn calmed nerves before Lions' pick by swinging baseball batESPN.com 19 hours agoBob Quinn calmed nerves before Lions' pick by swinging baseball batShare TweetVikings select Mississippi WR Laquon Treadwell in first roundShare Tweet
Aaron Rodgers still gets 'nostalgic' at 2005 draft fall to PackersESPN.com Apr 28 (yesterday)Aaron Rodgers still gets 'nostalgic' at 2005 draft fall to PackersShare TweetESPN.com Apr 28 (yesterday)Looking for OL help? Packers' Ted Thompson knows how to find it later in draftShare Tweet
George Johnson hopes for rebound season with Bucsprofootballtalk.com Apr 28 (yesterday)After posting six sacks with the Detroit Lions in 2014, the Tampa Bay Buccaneers traded for defensive end George Johnson and gave him a three-year, $7 million contract. However, Johnson didn’t come close to matching that production in his first season b…Share Tweet
Draft day wish lists for Vikings' NFC North opponentsstartribune.com Apr 27 (yesterday)Packers hope for an ILB, Lions want line help and the Bears need … a lot.Share TweetESPN.com Apr 27 (yesterday)Lions' Levy calls on athletes to 'step up' for womenShare Tweet
This year’s first round could see five quarterbacks draftedprofootballtalk.com Apr 27 (2 days ago)In 1999, the first round of the NFL draft saw five quarterbacks drafted: Tim Couch to the Browns, Donovan McNabb to the Eagles, Akili Smith to the Bengals, Daunte Culpepper to the Vikings and Cade McNown to the Bears. Since then, the first round of the …Share TweetBears GM: Alshon Jeffery skipping workouts 'a personal choice'Share Tweetprofootballtalk.com Apr 27 (2 days ago)Not only is Vikings General Manager Rick Spielman not locked into taking a wide receiver with the 23rd overall pick tomorrow night, he’s not even locked into the 23rd pick. Via Mark Craig of the Minneapolis Star-Tribune, Spielman said he’s already field…Share Tweet
Marvin Jones feels “no pressure” in new role with Lionsprofootballtalk.com Apr 26 (3 days ago)The Lions moved quickly to secure wide receiver Marvin Jones‘ services as a free agent when the 2016 league year opened up last month, giving themselves a receiver who could fill the hole on the depth chart that opened when Calvin Johnson decided to ret…Share TweetESPN.com Apr 26 (4 days ago)Packers GM Ted Thompson: Drafting late can be 'gut-wrenching'Share Tweet
Aaron Rodgers plus Jordy Nelson equals points, production, and MVPsESPN.com Apr 25 (4 days ago)Aaron Rodgers plus Jordy Nelson equals points, production, and MVPsShare Tweetprofootballtalk.com Apr 22The last time we mentioned wide receiver Robert Meachem on these pages was when he worked out for the Lions in June 2015 in an unsuccessful bid to earn a contract in Detroit. As the silence around his name suggests, Meachem didn’t catch on anywhere last…Share Tweetprofootballtalk.com Apr 22Lions General Manager Bob Quinn is free to admit that there are “red flags” with defensive tackle Robert Nkemdiche. But he also understands that the complicated part of the draft process is how much weight to put on those concerns, knowing that at some …Share Tweet
Favorite pick from first round?Apr 29The NFL Live crew reveal their favorite picks from the first round of the NFL draft.
Packers make surprise pick on defenseApr 29ESPN Packers reporters Rob Demovsky and Jason Wilde review the first round, look ahead to day two of the draft.
Waddle: Bears may have gotten best edge rusher in draftApr 29Tom Waddle joins Mike & Mike to break down the Bears trading up in the draft to select Georgia linebacker Leonard Floyd.
Treadwell fills immediate need for MinnesotaApr 28Field Yates breaks down the Vikings first-round draft pick, former Ole Miss WR Laquon Treadwell.