Welcome to your Green Bay Packers Online Community!

Since 2006, PackersHome has been providing a unique experience for fans.
Your participation is greatly anticipated!
Login or Register.
2 Pages12>
Options
View
Go to last post Go to first unread
Offline Zero2Cool  
#1 Posted : Tuesday, April 8, 2014 11:30:31 AM(UTC)
Zero2Cool

Rank: Legend

Yahoo! Fantasy Football - Gold: 2009FleaFlicker Fantasy Football - Silver: 2010Yahoo! NCAA March Madness - Silver: 2011ESPN NCAA March Madness - Bronze: 2010Yahoo! NCAA March Madness - Bronze: 2013

United States
Posts: 25,658
Joined: 10/13/2006(UTC)
Location: Green Bay, WI

Applause Given: 1,842
Applause Received: 1,997


UserPostedImage
Click here and find the LATEST Packers News!
thanks Post received 1 applause.
play2win on 4/8/2014(UTC)
Sponsor
Offline play2win  
#2 Posted : Tuesday, April 8, 2014 11:41:20 AM(UTC)
play2win

Rank: 1st Round Draft Pick

United States
Posts: 2,783
Joined: 3/29/2012(UTC)
Location: Milwaukee

Applause Given: 1,076
Applause Received: 725

It will be fun to see him play this year as a true veteran WR, early in his career... I was impressed with him last season, and look forward to seeing him take off this year at the #3WR position.
Offline nerdmann  
#3 Posted : Tuesday, April 8, 2014 11:43:14 AM(UTC)
nerdmann

Rank: Super Bowl MVP

Posts: 6,909
Joined: 9/14/2008(UTC)

Applause Given: 2,303
Applause Received: 577

He's big, long arms, can box you out and go up and get it.

But I think Cobb is way shiftier as far as change of direction.
“Winning is not a sometime thing, it is an all the time thing. You don't do things right once in a while…you do them right all the time.”
Offline warhawk  
#4 Posted : Tuesday, April 8, 2014 1:17:09 PM(UTC)
warhawk

Rank: 3rd Round Draft Pick

Posts: 1,444
Joined: 8/7/2008(UTC)

Applause Received: 211

I read another article rating the #3 WR's and Boykin was rated the second best. I would say that pretty much solidifies the Packers receiving group along with Rodgers at the very top.

With Lacy and the run game going now this offense will probably rank in the top 2 or three if not the very top of the NFL. I see a real hungry Arod coming out firing on all cylinders and that just makes them that more dangerous.

He was not a very happy man over on those sidelines watching the team struggle and losing games he knows he would have put away. Got to think he's going to be very focused and that's not good news for whoever he faces.
"The train is leaving the station."
thanks Post received 1 applause.
yooperfan on 4/9/2014(UTC)
Offline joemailman  
#5 Posted : Tuesday, April 8, 2014 3:26:45 PM(UTC)
joemailman

Rank: 7th Round Draft Pick

United States
Posts: 26
Joined: 3/31/2014(UTC)
Location: Wisconsin

Applause Received: 26

Boykin pretty much made James Jones expendable. He is further proof that 40 times get way too much attention. And he has the NFL's best twitter handle. ThumpUp
thanks Post received 2 applause.
DakotaT on 4/8/2014(UTC), play2win on 4/9/2014(UTC)
Offline DakotaT  
#6 Posted : Tuesday, April 8, 2014 5:58:52 PM(UTC)
DakotaT

Rank: Super Bowl MVP

Posts: 7,256
Joined: 8/18/2008(UTC)

Applause Given: 622
Applause Received: 1,299

I'd still like another Javon Walker type receiver minus the $.10 cent head of course.
UserPostedImage
thanks Post received 2 applause.
wpr on 4/8/2014(UTC), play2win on 4/9/2014(UTC)
Online yooperfan  
#7 Posted : Wednesday, April 9, 2014 6:52:49 AM(UTC)
yooperfan

Rank: 2nd Round Draft Pick

Posts: 1,765
Joined: 8/7/2008(UTC)
Location: Ishpeming Michigan

Applause Given: 524
Applause Received: 243

Originally Posted by: DakotaT Go to Quoted Post
I'd still like another Javon Walker type receiver minus the $.10 cent head of course.


Laughing

Offline Zero2Cool  
#8 Posted : Wednesday, April 9, 2014 6:56:33 AM(UTC)
Zero2Cool

Rank: Legend

Yahoo! Fantasy Football - Gold: 2009FleaFlicker Fantasy Football - Silver: 2010Yahoo! NCAA March Madness - Silver: 2011ESPN NCAA March Madness - Bronze: 2010Yahoo! NCAA March Madness - Bronze: 2013

United States
Posts: 25,658
Joined: 10/13/2006(UTC)
Location: Green Bay, WI

Applause Given: 1,842
Applause Received: 1,997

Originally Posted by: DakotaT Go to Quoted Post
I'd still like another Javon Walker type receiver minus the $.10 cent head of course.


There are about 30 teams that share that sentiment.

UserPostedImage
Click here and find the LATEST Packers News!
Offline Wade  
#9 Posted : Wednesday, April 9, 2014 7:16:04 AM(UTC)
Wade

Rank: All Pro

Posts: 5,767
Joined: 8/1/2009(UTC)
Location: nowhere of importance

Applause Given: 630
Applause Received: 648

On the other hand, House is perhaps our weakest CB.

I wonder who Tramon or Sir Chuck or Richard Sherman would consider the toughest?
None of the above. It wouldn't have been a wasted vote. Obama and Romney -- Those were the wasted votes.
Offline DakotaT  
#10 Posted : Wednesday, April 9, 2014 11:54:08 AM(UTC)
DakotaT

Rank: Super Bowl MVP

Posts: 7,256
Joined: 8/18/2008(UTC)

Applause Given: 622
Applause Received: 1,299

Originally Posted by: Zero2Cool Go to Quoted Post
There are about 30 teams that share that sentiment.


Yeah, I know, you can wish in one hand and crap in the other and see what gets filled up first. But a tall receiver takes away the need to have the athletic tight end, and you can have the much easier attainable blocking tight ends.
UserPostedImage
Offline play2win  
#11 Posted : Wednesday, April 9, 2014 12:24:26 PM(UTC)
play2win

Rank: 1st Round Draft Pick

United States
Posts: 2,783
Joined: 3/29/2012(UTC)
Location: Milwaukee

Applause Given: 1,076
Applause Received: 725

Originally Posted by: DakotaT Go to Quoted Post
Yeah, I know, you can wish in one hand and crap in the other and see what gets filled up first. But a tall receiver takes away the need to have the athletic tight end, and you can have the much easier attainable blocking tight ends.


Yeah, I don't want Kelvin Benjamin going to the fucking Seahawks. I recall Thompson saying "when you get a chance to draft Michael Jordan, you draft Michael Jordan..."

He would instantly provide incredible depth at WR and matchup nightmares for other teams. Plenty of Safeties in this draft to help us R2-R4.
Offline DakotaT  
#12 Posted : Wednesday, April 9, 2014 12:31:35 PM(UTC)
DakotaT

Rank: Super Bowl MVP

Posts: 7,256
Joined: 8/18/2008(UTC)

Applause Given: 622
Applause Received: 1,299

Originally Posted by: play2win Go to Quoted Post
Yeah, I don't want Kelvin Benjamin going to the fucking Seahawks. I recall Thompson saying "when you get a chance to draft Michael Jordan, you draft Michael Jordan..."

He would instantly provide incredible depth at WR and matchup nightmares for other teams. Plenty of Safeties in this draft to help us R2-R4.



I still say Micah Hyde takes the open safety job and we don't look back. I'm all for making the most potent offense possible. The object of the game is to outscore the other team, not hold them to 10 points. We have a decent enough defense if we could only stay healthy.

I haven't done much draft homework yet, just cherry picking off you guys. What else is Buckeye good for. Big Grin

UserPostedImage
Offline steveishere  
#13 Posted : Wednesday, April 9, 2014 1:02:45 PM(UTC)
steveishere

Rank: 2nd Round Draft Pick

FleaFlicker Fantasy Football - Gold: 2013

Posts: 1,562
Joined: 7/28/2012(UTC)

Applause Given: 39
Applause Received: 805

I think Boykin did kind of fly under the radar a bit with fans. The guy put up almost 700 yards without Rodgers at QB for half the year and he didn't even get to play really until 3 or 4 games in. Add that to the fact that he was an undrafted guy in his 2nd year that's actually pretty good. James Jones didn't go over 681 until his 6th season, Jordy did in his 4th and Jennings had 920 his 2nd season. I don't think Boykin has the ceiling that Jennings and Jordy did but he definitely looks like a legit WR.

Heck looking back at the schedule Boykin only actually played in 4 games with Rodgers.
thanks Post received 3 applause.
mi_keys on 4/9/2014(UTC), play2win on 4/9/2014(UTC), Mucky Tundra on 4/9/2014(UTC)
Offline cheeseheads123  
#14 Posted : Wednesday, April 9, 2014 6:23:41 PM(UTC)
cheeseheads123

Rank: 4th Round Draft Pick

Posts: 1,047
Joined: 9/28/2008(UTC)

Applause Given: 59
Applause Received: 93

Originally Posted by: DakotaT Go to Quoted Post
I still say Micah Hyde takes the open safety job and we don't look back. I'm all for making the most potent offense possible. The object of the game is to outscore the other team, not hold them to 10 points. We have a decent enough defense if we could only stay healthy.

I haven't done much draft homework yet, just cherry picking off you guys. What else is Buckeye good for. Big Grin



Great Defense + Decent Offense > Great Offense + Decent Defense

Great Defense + Decent Offense = Superbowl

Sorry had to take a break from my algebra homework Laughing
UserPostedImage
Offline play2win  
#15 Posted : Wednesday, April 9, 2014 6:31:32 PM(UTC)
play2win

Rank: 1st Round Draft Pick

United States
Posts: 2,783
Joined: 3/29/2012(UTC)
Location: Milwaukee

Applause Given: 1,076
Applause Received: 725

Originally Posted by: steveishere Go to Quoted Post
I think Boykin did kind of fly under the radar a bit with fans. The guy put up almost 700 yards without Rodgers at QB for half the year and he didn't even get to play really until 3 or 4 games in. Add that to the fact that he was an undrafted guy in his 2nd year that's actually pretty good. James Jones didn't go over 681 until his 6th season, Jordy did in his 4th and Jennings had 920 his 2nd season. I don't think Boykin has the ceiling that Jennings and Jordy did but he definitely looks like a legit WR.

Heck looking back at the schedule Boykin only actually played in 4 games with Rodgers.


Great points steveishere.
Rss Feed 
Users browsing this topic
Guest
2 Pages12>
Forum Jump  
You cannot post new topics in this forum.
You cannot reply to topics in this forum.
You cannot delete your posts in this forum.
You cannot edit your posts in this forum.
You cannot create polls in this forum.
You cannot vote in polls in this forum.

Notification

Icon
Error

Recent Topics
0m / Green Bay Packers Talk / mi_keys

9m / Green Bay Packers Talk / yooperfan

37m / Green Bay Packers Talk / warhawk

54m / Fantasy Sports Talk / TengoJuego

1h / Green Bay Packers Talk / Mucky Tundra

1h / Green Bay Packers Talk / uffda udfa

3h / Announcements / dfosterf

4h / Random Babble / MontanaBob

7h / Green Bay Packers Talk / DarkaneRules

12h / Green Bay Packers Talk / DarkaneRules

22h / Random Babble / porky88

23h / Green Bay Packers Talk / DarkaneRules

23h / Green Bay Packers Talk / DarkaneRules

23h / Green Bay Packers Talk / DarkaneRules

29-Jul / Green Bay Packers Talk / Dexter_Sinister


Tweeter

Copyright © 2006-2014 PackersHome.com™. All Rights Reserved.