Undrafted rookies John Crockett and especially Alonzo Harris have had their share of moments during training camp, but the competition for the No. 3 running back job should’ve ended during practice on August 15. That’s when Rajion Neal made like a wide receiver and hauled in a 55-yard pass from quarterback Matt Blanchard. Yes, it
After “studying the tape” (that sounds a heck of a lot better than “turning on the computer”), here are 14 additional thoughts from yesterday’s game against the Steelers: 1) Undrafted free agent Alonzo Harris probably played himself off the 53-man roster by dropping a couple of easy passes. The 240-pound former Louisiana-Lafayette star has shown
Other than Aaron Rodgers throwing 19 passes, Thursday night was a typical first preseason game. It’s hard to judge young players due to the level of competition they’re facing, but I’m going to give it a try. Here’s my review of Green Bay’s 22-11 win over the Patriots: -The Packers better hope David Bakhtiari and
I learned a long time ago to take what players do in the preseason with a gigantic grain of salt. Because teams rarely scheme in August and the best players don’t see much action – and even when they’re on the field they’re not putting forth nearly the same amount of effort – guys like
Packers Notes will provide updates from training camp whenever we have a person in attendance, so check back for the latest news. This info was compiled by Robert Tahan. –It’s early so maybe things will change, but for now Micah Hyde and Randall Cobb appear to be the top choices to return punts this season.
The Green Bay Packers almost always carry at least three running backs on the 53-man roster, but this season might be an exception. The truth is, after starter Eddie Lacy and longtime backup James Starks, there might not be another player worth keeping. Second-year man Rajion Neal and undrafted rookies John Crockett and Alonzo Harris will
I haven’t seen many of these undrafted free agents play, but I’m still going to rank them from most likely to make the 53-man roster to least likely. Don’t laugh, Mike Pennell was No. 1 on last year’s list. What’s my process? I look at positions, schools, measurables, talk to a few people and then