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Author: Jim Weidner

David Bakhtiari’s Injury Puts Green Bay Packers Offensive Tackle Depth in Spotlight

GREEN BAY, WI – DECEMBER 24: David Bakhtiari #69 of the Green Bay Packers plays offensive tackle in the third quarter against the Minnesota Vikings at Lambeau Field on December 24, 2016 in Green Bay, Wisconsin. (Photo by Dylan Buell/Getty Images) There are certain members of the Green Bay Packers that the team really can’t afford to lose to injury. At the top of that list of course is quarterback Aaron Rodgers. Last season proved what the Packers can’t do when Rogers is not under center. Some might argue that Clay Matthews is another member of that list. Matthews...

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Clock is Ticking on Kyler Fackrell’s Green Bay Packers Career

SANTA CLARA, CA – AUGUST 26: Outside linebacker Kyler Fackrell #51 of the Green Bay Packers in action against the San Francisco 49ers in the second half of their game at Levi’s Stadium on August 26, 2016 in Santa Clara, California. (Photo by Thearon W. Henderson/Getty Images) There are certain fans out there that love pointing out what former Green Bay Packers general manager Ted Thompson did wrong. The most popular mistake by Thompson that those so called fans love to point out is the drafting of Justin Harrell in the first round of the 2007 draft. Thompson made...

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Jamaal Williams Will Have an Opportunity to Shine Early

The Green Bay Packers drafted three running backs in the 2017 NFL Draft. They selected running backs Jamaal Williams (fourth round), Aaron Jones (fifth round), and Devante Mays (seventh round). Along with the three rookie running backs, the Packers also had Ty Montgomery on their roster. The former wide receiver was converted to running back midway through the 2016 season. Williams, Jones, and Montgomery all saw extensive time as the Packers starting running back. But when Jones and Montgomery (whose injury forced him out for the season) both fell to injury, the starting job fell to Williams. Head coach...

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