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Packers sign former Washington DT Treyvon Hester

Packers sign former Washington DT Treyvon Hester

Photo by Michael Reaves/ Former Raiders, Eagles, and Redskins lineman will provide depth on the defensive line The Packers have signed defensive lineman Treyvon Hester, bolstering a thin position group that went unaddressed in the 2020 NFL Draft. The 6-2, 304 pound Hester was a seventh-round pick by the then-Oakland Raiders in 2017 and has since played one year each with the Raiders, Eagles, and Redskins, providing rotational depth in each of his stops. Forgotten man in the Eagles iDL rotation (even w/the tip vs CHI) is Treyvon Hester (#90).Ranked 13th of 129 for overall iDL grade,...
Acme Packing Company May 1, 2020
Friday Cheese Curds: Brett Favre weighs in on the Aaron Rodgers/Jordan Love situation

Friday Cheese Curds: Brett Favre weighs in on the Aaron Rodgers/Jordan Love situation

Ken Blaze-USA TODAY Sports The two quarterbacks now share a similar experience, and the older one spoke this week about how his former protege may be feeling in the wake of the Packers drafting a new first-round QB. It was only a matter of time. Let’s face it: Brett Favre wasn’t going to stay quiet for very long about the parallels between his experience 15 years ago and his successor, Aaron Rodgers, heading down a similar path. The Green Bay Packers’ selection of Jordan Love in the first round of last week’s 2020 NFL Draft is not the end of the book on Rodgers, but it at least...
ClutchPoints May 1, 2020
Packers teammates respond to criticism of Aaron Rodgers

Packers teammates respond to criticism of Aaron Rodgers

Green Bay Packers quarterback Aaron Rodgers has been slammed by criticism as of late. Via Twitter, some of his teammates — past and present — responded to these attacks. Safety Ha Ha Clinton-Dix — who spent four and a half seasons with the Packers — told strong safety Adrian Amos to get used to the […] The post Packers teammates respond to criticism of Aaron Rodgers appeared first on ClutchPoints.
Acme Packing Company Apr 30, 2020
An APC Podcast audio extra: Hear from new Packers RB Patrick Taylor Jr

An APC Podcast audio extra: Hear from new Packers RB Patrick Taylor Jr

Photo by Ronald Martinez/ Before the draft, RJ Ochoa sat down to chat with Patrick Taylor Jr., the newest running back for the Green Bay Packers. Back during the lead up to Super Bowl LIV, SB Nation Cowboys writer and friend of the APC Podcast RJ Ochoa set up shop on Radio Row to talk to players and coaches. One incoming rookie that happened to stop by and chat was Memphis running back Patrick Taylor Jr. Fast forward to April and, while his draft weekend didn’t go as planned, Taylor signed with the Green Bay Packers as a UDFA. He joins a big group of running backs in an offense that...
ClutchPoints Apr 30, 2020
Brett Favre to Packers QB Aaron Rodgers: ‘You’re on your own’

Brett Favre to Packers QB Aaron Rodgers: ‘You’re on your own’

The Green Bay Packers traded up in the 2020 NFL Draft’s first round last Thursday in order to select Utah State quarterback Jordan Love with the 26th overall pick. The move was immediately compared to the time the Packers, despite veteran star gunslinger Brett Favre holding down the fort under center, selected a then-California prospect […] The post Brett Favre to Packers QB Aaron Rodgers: ‘You’re on your own’ appeared first on ClutchPoints.