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Offline Zero2Cool  
#1 Posted : Thursday, January 24, 2013 3:55:34 PM(UTC)
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I like Montee Ball, but I just don't see the Packers drafting him in the first round like Don Banks predicts.
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#2 Posted : Thursday, January 24, 2013 4:15:59 PM(UTC)
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Is center, Barrett Jones not being considered a 1st round draft pick? I see two other Alabama linemen in there...

With that said, this teams offense is only going to have more success by starting up front. I don't think Montee would be a good choice for the 1st round. Get a blue chip lineman...see where and if Montee falls in the 2nd (there are other good names out there as well) and trade up if you have to.

Center/LT
SS

are the two priorities I think...I'm sure I am wrong though.
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We could draft two Adrian Petersons and they wouldn't get more than a combined 1300 yards a season behind this line.
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#4 Posted : Thursday, January 24, 2013 5:00:07 PM(UTC)
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Would Packers fans be mad if this was the first choice of the Packers?

Would he be considered BPA?
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#5 Posted : Thursday, January 24, 2013 5:06:03 PM(UTC)
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Ball is good, but anyone that saw Wisconsin games knows that they had a killer O-line.
The difference between Wisconsin and Green Bay.
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#6 Posted : Thursday, January 24, 2013 7:44:27 PM(UTC)
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If the Pack was going to draft anyone from Wisconsin, not necessarily in the 1st round, they should look at their offensive linemen.
Those guys are some maulers.
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#7 Posted : Thursday, January 24, 2013 8:38:14 PM(UTC)
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I hope he is not the BPA.

I would prefer more DL help. based on this draft, Jesse Williams would be more help.
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#8 Posted : Friday, January 25, 2013 5:06:00 AM(UTC)
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In most mock drafts I've seen ball is falling to round 2

Maybe we could trade out of round one and grab ball and jones or even trade up for chance warmack
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#9 Posted : Friday, January 25, 2013 12:20:03 PM(UTC)
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In most mock drafts I've seen ball is falling to round 2

Maybe we could trade out of round one and grab ball and jones or even trade up for chance warmack


I like the way you think. I don't know if I'd be able to watch Warmack's belly every game though. Check that, I will if he is just plowing d-linemen and linebackers over...

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#10 Posted : Friday, January 25, 2013 6:25:18 PM(UTC)
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Porforis said: Go to Quoted Post
We could draft two Adrian Petersons and they wouldn't get more than a combined 1300 yards a season behind this line.

Yet, the Packers rushed for 1,700-plus yards this season. That was the most since 2009. A talented running back like Monte Ball could have large influence on Green Bay's offense, though I do agree in improving the offensive line. Specifically, I'd draft Barrett Jones in round one and find a running back in round two.

My point being that Green Bay's not as far off as people think in regards to fixing their running game.
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