De’Vondre Campbell

Players & Coaches

Thursday Thoughts: Happy Anniversary

The January 6 hearings begin later today, so get ready to hear the words “Green Bay sweep” mentioned repeatedly. Only this time, it won’t refer to the beautifully designed and executed run that helped the Packers dominate the 1960s. Instead, it will refer to the strategy used by Donald Trump in an attempt to keep […]

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Thursday Thoughts: More Nickel

The Packers signed both of their No. 1 picks on May 6. That’s a far cry from the days – not too long ago – when the biggest story in late July was whether a team’s top pick would report to training camp on time. The National Football League doesn’t always do things to improve […]

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Players & Coaches

Notes: Smiths Get Separated

The Packers made big moves to clear cap space as free agency unofficially began on Monday. The following is an instant analysis: 🏈DE’VONDRE CAMPBELL SIGNS 5-YEAR EXTENSION I’ve been writing about the importance of re-signing Campbell for the past six weeks, especially if the Packers decided to keep MVP quarterback Aaron Rodgers and make at […]

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Packers Can’t Let Campbell Get Away

The Packers have until Monday at noon to exclusively negotiate with De’Vondre Campbell before the All-Pro inside linebacker is free to talk to the other 31 teams in the NFL. And if history is any indication, Campbell won’t be returning to Green Bay should he make it to the open market. In fact, the last […]

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Players & Coaches

If I Were The GM: 2022 Offseason

I‘ll preface what’s next by saying it’s a heck of a lot easier making decisions when there are no ramifications. Unlike the people who work for the Green Bay Packers, my life isn’t affected by how many games the team wins or loses in any given year. With that out of the way, here’s what […]

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3 Must-Keep Players If 12 Returns

The Green Bay Packers have 14 unrestricted free agents (Davante Adams, Corey Bojorquez, Oren Burks, De’Vondre Campbell, Rasul Douglas, Dennis Kelly, Kevin King, Tyler Lancaster, Whitney Mercilus, Lucas Patrick, Equanimeous St. Brown, Chandon Sullivan, Robert Tonyan, and Marquez Valdes-Scantling), but there are only three they absolutely must retain in order to compete for the Super […]

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What’s An All-Pro Inside Linebacker Worth?

De’Vondre Campbell was one of the few full-time starters still available in free agency when the Packers signed him to a one-year contract worth $2 million on June 9. Last Friday, the veteran inside linebacker was named a first-team All-Pro. Needless to say, Campbell won’t have to wait very long if and when he hits […]

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Previews & Reviews

10 Quick Things: GB vs. MIN

After rewatching Sunday night’s game against the Minnesota Vikings, here are 10 things worth knowing:   OFFENSE 1) The beautifully executed first pass of the game from Aaron Rodgers to Davante Adams was a precursor of things to come. The two stars connected 11 times for 136 yards and a touchdown, taking full advantage of […]

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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) Playing behind an offensive line consisting of four backups and a rookie, all Aaron Rodgers did on a cold December night was go 29 of 37 for 341 yards and four touchdowns. It was yet another remarkable performance […]

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Players & Coaches

Pro Bowl-Worthy Packers

 It’s easy and probably fair for fans to dismiss the Pro Bowl as nothing more than a popularity contest, but being voted to the team still means a lot to players. The honor often equates to more money in the present, and fair or not; it’s used to measure a player’s worth in the future. That’s […]

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