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Offline Laser Gunns  
#1 Posted : Thursday, March 14, 2013 2:36:32 PM(UTC)
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?

I think it's either him or a draft pick.

(or both)

I just dont see us being able to continue with our current crop of backs.


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Offline Rockmolder  
#2 Posted : Thursday, March 14, 2013 2:44:45 PM(UTC)
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Let's hope not.

He's still going on that 2010 season with the Browns. From there on out he's been little more than a locker room cancer, without any real production.

I don't think Benson will produce big time for us, but still, I'd rather have him than Hillis.
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Offline Yerko  
#3 Posted : Thursday, March 14, 2013 2:58:20 PM(UTC)
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It would be a gigantic reach to think he could do anything for the Packers backfield. I consider him to be a Kuhn 2.0

Steven Jackson was the main free agent exception at this position, imo.

The Packers should focus on a runningback in the draft and could land a decent starter, even in round 3.

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Offline porky88  
#4 Posted : Thursday, March 14, 2013 3:08:25 PM(UTC)
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I rather take a look at Ahmad Bradshaw.
Offline buckeyepackfan  
#5 Posted : Thursday, March 14, 2013 3:09:38 PM(UTC)
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Agree with draft pick and players on current roster.

Packers have got to catch a break one of these years and have their rb's stay healthy!!!
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Offline Glorydays  
#6 Posted : Thursday, March 14, 2013 3:22:08 PM(UTC)
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Missing Jackson hurts, but overpaying for a guy who might not produce would hurt worse. The business end of the NFL sucks.
Offline nerdmann  
#7 Posted : Thursday, March 14, 2013 4:03:08 PM(UTC)
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I'd look at Hillis, but only if he's willing to move to FB.
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Offline play2win  
#8 Posted : Thursday, March 14, 2013 4:25:57 PM(UTC)
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Who is Peyton Hillis?
Offline Laser Gunns  
#9 Posted : Thursday, March 14, 2013 5:31:41 PM(UTC)
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huh, i was under the impression we already hosted Hillis,

Schefter (through kevin seifert) apparently said he is still schedualed for a visit


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Offline macbob  
#10 Posted : Friday, March 15, 2013 9:10:22 AM(UTC)
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I can't see Hillis doing much better behind our OL than our current group--I just don't see him as much of an improvement, if any.
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