Kurt Benkert

Players & Coaches

Draft Affected Many Players

The 2022 National Football League draft didn’t just affect the lives of the 11 young players who general manager Brian Gutekunst chose to be Green Bay Packers; it also affected the lives of many players already on the team. Some saw their chances of making the final 53-man roster improve dramatically, while others should probably […]

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Monday Musings: Backup QBs

It was embarrassing listening to Matt LaFleur plead with fans to stop chanting “Go Pack Go” and doing the wave while Green Bay is on offense. Either the people in the stands aren’t as sophisticated as they were in the past, or maybe it’s time to stop selling alcohol at Lambeau. Here are three more […]

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Previews & Reviews

10 Quick Things: GB vs. HOU

After rewatching Saturday night’s game vs. the Texans, here are 10 things worth knowing:   OFFENSE 1) Third-string quarterback Kurt Benkert made some very nice throws, but his awful interception happened the one time he faced heavy pressure. That’s been a theme since his college days at Virginia. 2) Right tackle Dennis Kelly had a […]

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Free Agency

Monday Musings: Bargain Shopping

It’ll be very interesting to see which veterans, if any, choose to stay home when voluntary organized team activities (OTAs) begin next Monday. With vaccinations now available to everyone over the age of 12, unhappiness and/or laziness are the only reasons why players being paid millions of dollars wouldn’t report to a program designed to […]

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