Discussion Board
Welcome Guest! You can login or register. Login or Register.
2 Pages<12

Options
Go to last post Go to first unread
Packfan87  
#21 Posted : Wednesday, November 7, 2012 4:53:27 PM(UTC)
The Packers are having some great luck with health of their first rounders the past few years....
beast  
#22 Posted : Wednesday, November 7, 2012 7:14:31 PM(UTC)

I'm a Quarless fan and think he's got a ton of potential... but he's got a big fault... trouble catching the ball... just like the other TEs this season. He's probably mainly going to be a ST guy even if he's healthy, that or a blocker like Crabtree (but much faster).
PackFanWithTwins  
#23 Posted : Wednesday, November 7, 2012 9:08:03 PM(UTC)
nerdmann said: Go to Quoted Post
I don't think he had Finley's athleticism, but then Finley doesn't seem to anymore either.

Quarless seemed to have really matured when he went down.


Coming into the league, They were the same height, Quarless had about 10lbs, 40 - Finley 4.65 Quarless 4.56, Bench Finley 20 reps Quarless 29", Vertical Finley 27.5" Quarless 32, Broad jump Finley 9'9" Quarless 9'11"
wpr  
#24 Posted : Wednesday, November 7, 2012 9:23:53 PM(UTC)
frustrating to see how thin the LB spots have become.
doddpower  
#25 Posted : Wednesday, November 7, 2012 9:33:28 PM(UTC)
PackFanWithTwins said: Go to Quoted Post
Coming into the league, They were the same height, Quarless had about 10lbs, 40 - Finley 4.65 Quarless 4.56, Bench Finley 20 reps Quarless 29", Vertical Finley 27.5" Quarless 32, Broad jump Finley 9'9" Quarless 9'11"


Quarless is an inch shorter at 6'4. That's certainly not a huge difference though.

nerdmann  
#26 Posted : Wednesday, November 7, 2012 10:39:40 PM(UTC)
PackFanWithTwins said: Go to Quoted Post
Coming into the league, They were the same height, Quarless had about 10lbs, 40 - Finley 4.65 Quarless 4.56, Bench Finley 20 reps Quarless 29", Vertical Finley 27.5" Quarless 32, Broad jump Finley 9'9" Quarless 9'11"


Well shit. Let's get it on!
doddpower  
#27 Posted : Thursday, November 8, 2012 1:27:44 PM(UTC)
nerdmann said: Go to Quoted Post
Well shit. Let's get it on!



Not to mention he's coming off a MAJOR injury. It will be extremely impressive if he's able to return to his 'old form' anytime soon. I imagine it will take at least a year of being somewhat healthy and practicing to come close to getting back to where he was. Of course, it's possible he may never return to that same level.
nerdmann  
#28 Posted : Thursday, November 8, 2012 2:25:36 PM(UTC)
doddpower said: Go to Quoted Post
Not to mention he's coming off a MAJOR injury. It will be extremely impressive if he's able to return to his 'old form' anytime soon. I imagine it will take at least a year of being somewhat healthy and practicing to come close to getting back to where he was. Of course, it's possible he may never return to that same level.


Even so, he could still surpass Finley.
doddpower  
#29 Posted : Thursday, November 8, 2012 2:49:57 PM(UTC)
nerdmann said: Go to Quoted Post
Even so, he could still surpass Finley.


LOL, that's true. I'm still pretty high on DJ Williams. I know he hasn't looked great and is only 6'2, but I think he will have a much bigger role in this offense if Finley leaves, and may thrive in it. Height isn't a huge deal. After all, Aaron Hernandez is only 6'1, and Dustin Keller is only 6'2. There are several other good tight ends that are only 6'3. Williams just needs to continue to develop. At worst, I think he will eventually make a really good #2.

Gaycandybacon  
#30 Posted : Thursday, November 8, 2012 3:28:13 PM(UTC)
Mike Daniels is 6'0'' and he's played great for us! It's not all about size. look at Darren Sproles and MJD =d>
nerdmann  
#31 Posted : Thursday, November 8, 2012 4:20:43 PM(UTC)
doddpower said: Go to Quoted Post
LOL, that's true. I'm still pretty high on DJ Williams. I know he hasn't looked great and is only 6'2, but I think he will have a much bigger role in this offense if Finley leaves, and may thrive in it. Height isn't a huge deal. After all, Aaron Hernandez is only 6'1, and Dustin Keller is only 6'2. There are several other good tight ends that are only 6'3. Williams just needs to continue to develop. At worst, I think he will eventually make a really good #2.



Williams could very well be a situation like Dez Bishop or James Jones.

Get him regular playing time and he'll get into the flow.
gbguy20  
#32 Posted : Monday, November 12, 2012 12:00:56 PM(UTC)
@MikeVandermause: MM: Nick Perry wrist injury more severe than we anticipated. More severe than Nick Barnett (a couple yrs ago).
nerdmann  
#33 Posted : Monday, November 12, 2012 1:54:19 PM(UTC)
gbguy20 said: Go to Quoted Post
@MikeVandermause: MM: Nick Perry wrist injury more severe than we anticipated. More severe than Nick Barnett (a couple yrs ago).


Well props to Nick for playing through it this long.

Nick's wrist was actually broken iirc.
Rss Feed
Users browsing this topic
Guest
2 Pages<12
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

Fan Shout
gbguy20 (26-May) : doesn't seem to have helped his cause much
Zero2Cool (25-May) : Aaron Rodgers spoke with Falcons GM Thomas Dimitroff at an airport telling him to sign Matt Ryan
Zero2Cool (25-May) : Rodgers said, "We don't know each other that well, but just get this deal done with Matt first so I can get on with my life."
Zero2Cool (25-May) : Isn't it Laurel after three tries?
wpr (25-May) : Yanny. If it takes 3 tries it isn't worth it
wpr (25-May) : Damnit. Bit in the butt by Auto correct
wpr (25-May) : When Gianni's pronounced it it sounded like"Tammy"
beast (25-May) : Nonstop got it correct, but when Giannis said it, the Ant-teh-toh comes out very quickly, which is said to sound very "inauthentic" when english speakers try to speed it up, but natural to native Yoru
beast (25-May) : I just read an article (with videos) on how to say it... I might be able to say it the English way, but no way I can pronounce it like Giannis himself did.
Nonstopdrivel (25-May) : Ant teh toh koonm po (roughly)
Zero2Cool (25-May) : well if it's not t hat hard to say, then ...
Nonstopdrivel (25-May) : Assuming the name is Greek, it's not t hat hard to say.
Zero2Cool (25-May) : I don't even try his last name lol
beast (25-May) : Richie Incognito told police he’s involved with the NSA, being tracked by government
beast (25-May) : Can people say Giannis Antetokounmpo's name correctly? :P
Zero2Cool (24-May) : Giannis Antetokounmpo earns All-NBA honors
Zero2Cool (24-May) : Brewers (31-19, .620), off to their best 50-game start in franchise history, own the best record in the National League
Zero2Cool (24-May) : says they shouldn't profit while anthem being played
Zero2Cool (24-May) : 49ers closing concessions during anthem.
Zero2Cool (24-May) : Muhammad Wilkerson's top reason for signing with Packers: 'Aaron Rodgers'
Zero2Cool (24-May) : 2.5lbs ones anyway ... anything else is just showing off
Zero2Cool (24-May) : I can throw dumbells too!
beast (23-May) : Richie Incognito is being held for an involuntary mental evaluation after he was accused of throwing a dumbbell at another person
Nonstopdrivel (23-May) : Weird, I thought they had parted ways with him already. Apparently he was just on IR.
Zero2Cool (23-May) : Packers expected to visit with veteran tight end Marcedes Lewis
DarkaneRules (23-May) : And whether any improvement will be enough to make the team.
DarkaneRules (23-May) : Goodson wasn't very good but it's been a while. He gets an opportunity to show how he's improved.
Zero2Cool (23-May) : I still say Goodson is trash.
Zero2Cool (23-May) : Aaron Rodgers brought up CB Demetri Goodson unprompted on Tuesday. "He's made some plays already during the two days (of OTAs)."
beast (23-May) : Black 21.5" 5ms Widescreen LED Backlight‎
Zero2Cool (23-May) : VA2246M-LED
beast (22-May) : LB Mychal Kendricks anybody? ... good speed LB... and hoping he doesn't want to go play with his brother on the Vikings
Zero2Cool (22-May) : players picked from Nos. 1 to 21 in the first round receive fully guaranteed contracts.
beast (21-May) : Rumor is that Richie Incognito wants to retire, he just wanted to be released first so that he didn't have to play back any of his signing bonus.
Zero2Cool (21-May) : Bills have released G Richie Incognito -->>> ?? Packers?
Please sign in to use Fan Shout
2018 Packers Schedule
Sunday, Sep 9 @ 7:20 PM
BEARS
Sunday, Sep 16 @ 12:00 PM
VIKINGS
Sunday, Sep 23 @ 12:00 PM
Redskins
Sunday, Sep 30 @ 12:00 PM
BILLS
Sunday, Oct 7 @ 12:00 PM
Lions
Monday, Oct 15 @ 7:15 PM
49ERS
Sunday, Oct 28 @ 3:25 PM
Rams
Sunday, Nov 4 @ 7:20 PM
Patriots
Sunday, Nov 11 @ 12:00 PM
DOLPHINS
Thursday, Nov 15 @ 7:20 PM
Seahawks
Sunday, Nov 25 @ 7:20 PM
Vikings
Sunday, Dec 2 @ 12:00 PM
CARDINALS
Sunday, Dec 9 @ 12:00 PM
FALCONS
Sunday, Dec 16 @ 12:00 PM
Bears
Sunday, Dec 23 @ 12:00 PM
Jets
Sunday, Dec 30 @ 12:00 PM
LIONS
Think About It
Think About It
Recent Topics
2h / Green Bay Packers Talk / Cheesey

27-May / Green Bay Packers Talk / DarkaneRules

26-May / Green Bay Packers Talk / beast

26-May / Green Bay Packers Talk / Cheesey

26-May / Green Bay Packers Talk / Cheesey

26-May / Green Bay Packers Talk / beast

26-May / Green Bay Packers Talk / beast

25-May / Green Bay Packers Talk / Nonstopdrivel

25-May / Random Babble / Nonstopdrivel

25-May / Green Bay Packers Talk / Nonstopdrivel

24-May / Green Bay Packers Talk / Nonstopdrivel

24-May / Green Bay Packers Talk / Cheesey

24-May / Green Bay Packers Talk / Cheesey

22-May / Green Bay Packers Talk / nerdmann

22-May / Green Bay Packers Talk / nerdmann

Headlines