Davante Adams

Previews & Reviews

10 Quick Things: GB vs. CLE

After rewatching Saturday’s game against the Cleveland Browns, here are 10 things worth knowing:   OFFENSE 1) Allen Lazard failed to hold onto what should’ve been a touchdown in the second quarter, but that was the only blemish on an otherwise impressive performance. Besides scoring No. 443 from quarterback Aaron Rodgers and later making an […]

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Players & Coaches

Thursday Thoughts: Shame On 12

In Green Bay, going “all-in” means signing a pair of veterans off the street. In LA, going “all-in” means trading high picks for an elite pass rusher. It’ll be interesting to see what happens when the Packers play the Rams later this month, in what could be the first of two meetings between teams with […]

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10 Quick Things: GB vs. CHI

After rewatching Sunday’s game against the Chicago Bears, here are 10 things worth knowing:   OFFENSE 1) Davante Adams was targeted a season-low five times, but he still made a big impact on the game. His four catches were good for 89 yards, and just as importantly, he attracted the attention of the Bears’ best […]

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10 Quick Things: GB vs. CIN

After rewatching Sunday’s game against the Cincinnati Bengals, here are 10 things worth knowing:   OFFENSE 1) It’s understandable why Aaron Rodgers throws so many passes to Davante Adams. The All-Pro wide receiver is a special player who tortured the Bengals’ secondary for 68 minutes. Still, targeting the former Fresno State star on nearly half […]

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10 Quick Things: GB vs. SF

After rewatching Sunday night’s game against the 49ers, here are 10 things worth knowing:   OFFENSE 1) It’s understandable why Aaron Rodgers is always looking to get the ball to Davante Adams, but 18 targets is a lot, especially when you consider that no other player was thrown to more than four times. In fact, […]

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Players

Thursday Thoughts: Z’s Future

I lost interest in Hard Knocks years ago and watching Jerry Jones preen in front of the camera sure ain’t gonna get me to tune in this summer. But you know what might? Mike McCarthy talking candidly about how Aaron Rodgers made his life a living hell during the 2018 season. Here are three more […]

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Players

Should Packers Extend Adams?

There’s no denying that Davante Adams is one of the top handful of wide receivers in the league. There’s also no denying that the top handful of wide receivers in the league are being paid over $20 million a year. Thus, there’s no denying that Adams is worth over $20 million a year. But that […]

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Breaking Down Adams’ Deal

The Packers signed wide receiver Davante Adams to a 4-year deal worth over $58 million on Friday. Here’s a quick look at the pros and the cons of this transaction: PROS -Signing Adams had been a top priority since the summer, and general manager Ted Thompson and VP of football administration/player finance Russ Ball were able […]

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Adams Proves His Worth

Free-agent-to-be Davante Adams bet on himself in 2017, and despite a devastating hit that sent him to the hospital in week 5, that decision has proven to be a wise one. The fourth-year wide receiver will likely end the season worth at least $2 million per year more than he began it. That’s because Adams […]

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Positional Analysis: Wide Receiver

This is the fifth of a 14-part series examining each position going into the offseason. Starters (B): Jordy Nelson was a good, not great No. 1, Davante Adams was a good, not great No. 2 and Randall Cobb was a good, not great No. 3. Nelson put up impressive numbers (97 receptions for 1,257 and […]

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