Green Bay Packers Forum

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
Go to last post Go to first unread
Offline Cal2GreenBay  
#1 Posted : Friday, March 15, 2013 3:36:41 PM(UTC)
Rank: Registered

Joined: 8/7/2008(UTC)
Applause Given: 6
Applause Received: 30
Elvis Dumervil was cut from Denver.

Sign him, and put him opposite of Clay Matthews and the front 7 will be MUCH improved.
thanks Post received 1 applause.
DakotaT on 3/15/2013(UTC)
Offline Zero2Cool  
#2 Posted : Friday, March 15, 2013 3:38:10 PM(UTC)
Rank: Premier Member

Yahoo! NCAA March Madness - Gold: 2015Yahoo! 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
Joined: 10/13/2006(UTC)
Location: Green Bay, WI
Applause Given: 2,351
Applause Received: 3,643
"Broncos have released Dumervil after they did not get his paperwork regarding the reduction in salary from $12 million to $8 million until after the 2 p.m. MT deadline that made his original salary guaranteed."


Would he still be expecting $8 million?
Offline DakotaT  
#3 Posted : Friday, March 15, 2013 3:38:49 PM(UTC)
Rank: Select Member

United States
Joined: 8/18/2008(UTC)
Applause Given: 994
Applause Received: 2,003
Then pump Perry up to 300 lbs to play DE.
thanks Post received 1 applause.
nerdmann on 3/15/2013(UTC)
Offline macbob  
#4 Posted : Friday, March 15, 2013 3:42:40 PM(UTC)
Rank: Veteran Member

Yahoo! NCAA March Madness - Gold: 2013Yahoo! NCAA March Madness - Gold: 2016PackersHome NFL Pick'em - Gold: 2014FleaFlicker Fantasy Football - Silver: 2012PackersHome NFL Pick'em - Silver: 2012FleaFlicker Fantasy Football - Bronze: 2014

Joined: 10/12/2008(UTC)
Applause Given: 364
Applause Received: 310
Zero2Cool said: Go to Quoted Post
Would he still be expecting $8 million?


My expectation would be yes.

CBS Sports had a story on it where the Broncos have had to take a $5M Cap hit because of the release, and they're unlikely to be able to re-sign him any where close to the $8M (unless it's all signing bonuses?).

CBS Sports said:
So, what happens now? Can't the team and Dumervil just come back together and agree to a completely new deal that restores his $8 million salary? It might not be that easy.

According to spotrac.com, Dumervil's dead-money hit to the salary cap is now nearly $5 million. That money remains whether Dumervil is on the team or not. Theoretically, the team could give Dumervil a new deal and put most of the money into a signing bonus, which the Broncos could then spread across the length of the deal for cap purposes.

But another $8 million contract for this year just doesn't seem likely. It appears Dumervil just lost a ton of money.


Offline Cal2GreenBay  
#5 Posted : Friday, March 15, 2013 3:47:53 PM(UTC)
Rank: Registered

Joined: 8/7/2008(UTC)
Applause Given: 6
Applause Received: 30
Not signing Jennings, and cutting Finley would yield enough for Dumervil
Offline DakotaT  
#6 Posted : Friday, March 15, 2013 3:57:54 PM(UTC)
Rank: Select Member

United States
Joined: 8/18/2008(UTC)
Applause Given: 994
Applause Received: 2,003
Is it written anywhere that Rodgers, Matthews, or Raji need to be resigned this year? Hell, if Raji doesn't pick up his game, don't know if he should even be resigned.
thanks Post received 1 applause.
gotarace on 3/16/2013(UTC)
Offline Cal2GreenBay  
#7 Posted : Friday, March 15, 2013 4:24:46 PM(UTC)
Rank: Registered

Joined: 8/7/2008(UTC)
Applause Given: 6
Applause Received: 30
With Jennings, Finley, and Driver gone, the receiving corps will be depleted. Just three guys.
Tedford will have to draft.

I think Dumervil is the guy to get.
Offline cheeseheads123  
#8 Posted : Friday, March 15, 2013 4:37:42 PM(UTC)
Rank: Member

Joined: 9/28/2008(UTC)
Applause Given: 85
Applause Received: 176
Dumervil would be interesting. Fine pass rusher but below average at stopping the run
Offline beast  
#9 Posted : Friday, March 15, 2013 5:13:10 PM(UTC)
Rank: Veteran Member

Joined: 10/5/2008(UTC)
Applause Given: 492
Applause Received: 583

Dumervil is a pass rush specialist ... kind of like KGB. Could be very helpful, but we can't pass rush both OLB every snap...

Which OLB would be dropping back into coverage? Dumervil or Matthews?

Unless the Packers stay in the nickel 2-4 (with OLB moved up) which is basically a 4-2 with stand up 4-3 DEs.
And the Packers could make it a 4-3 with stand up 4-3 DEs with Dumervil and Perry at the DEs with Matthews at LB.

But they would have to stop the run out of that... which they haven't been able to do even in the 3-4 look...

It could work... but they would need to another great OL clogger to go with Pickett (Raji can at times) ...

And someone to help Dumervil against the run.

Most likely not gonna happen...
Offline nerdmann  
#10 Posted : Friday, March 15, 2013 6:56:39 PM(UTC)
Rank: Preferred Member

Joined: 9/14/2008(UTC)
Applause Given: 5,558
Applause Received: 1,277
Isn't he more of a 4-3 end?

He's gonna wanna get paid, either way.
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


Fan Shout
Smokey (1h): \_/
Smokey (3h): WHAT ?
Smokey (3h): Hip Hip Hooray ! John Wilkes Booth shoots Abe Lincoln !
Zero2Cool (4h): lol seriously??
uffda udfa (4h): Vikes fans are talking about Johnny Football.
Cheesey (4h): Well...being on the Vikings alone could cause cursing and throwing helmets!
uffda udfa (4h): Achilles?
Smokey (4h): Teammates seen cursing and throwing helmets .
Smokey (4h): Bridgewater/non-contact injury to L. knee/leg .
Zero2Cool (5h): Whoa Teddy bridgewater just went down looks serious Vikings end practice
Zero2Cool (6h): HEY! It could be a 6th rounder that turns into four 7th rounder (aka Jeff Janis!)
uffda udfa (6h): We really needed a 2018 7th rounder. Will really help DL issue.
uffda udfa (6h): Yes it is. Didn't see that blockbuster coming. Glad we got what's needed.
Zero2Cool (6h): Some uffda udfa recently claimed Packers never trade. HA, jokes on that clown!!! Bahahahahahahahah
uffda udfa (7h): TT with trade. Lerentee McCray to Bills for 2018 draft choice. 2018?
uffda udfa (11h): Blackman officially waived. Perillo our 3rd TE and Randall starter opposite Shields.
uffda udfa (11h): Crockett, Blackman and Henry expected to be waived per Demovsky
uffda udfa (22h): Chargers cut our old friend, James Jones.
Zero2Cool (29-Aug): Packers release Peter Mortell.
Zero2Cool (29-Aug): Laser Gunns, why two accounts?
Zero2Cool (29-Aug): Patriots released DT Terrance Knighton
Zero2Cool (29-Aug): I'm glad you're back uffda. Keep it strong!
Zero2Cool (29-Aug): Cullen acknowledged he was wrong already. I guess I just dismiss bad blood on that fact.
Zero2Cool (29-Aug): Type F blood = bad blood bahahaha
uffda udfa (29-Aug): Definite bad blood. Cullen felt disrespect with no comm from TT at any point.
uffda udfa (29-Aug): Paul Kruger released by Browns. Cagy vet 3-4 DL we could use.
Zero2Cool (29-Aug): Bad blood? Hahhaha no!
Zero2Cool (29-Aug): Shallow to understand the Vikings aren't football? Lighten up buttercup!
uffda udfa (29-Aug): Cullen Jenkins working out for Skins. Should be for us. Bad blood there.
DoddPower (29-Aug): Fellow PackersHome members need you!
DoddPower (29-Aug): Opening in Pack Attack keeper league. Message me if you're interested.
Smokey (28-Aug): 3:30 PM Pizza Delivery !
Smokey (28-Aug): I'm not that shallow, I like all football games .
Zero2Cool (28-Aug): Shit I need to fix this shout so we can hit ENTER.
Zero2Cool (28-Aug): It was losing your arms or watch the game wasn't it?
Please sign in to use Fan Shout

Road To Super Bowl LI
Sunday, Sep 11 @ 12:00 PM
at Jaguars
Sunday, Sep 18 @ 7:30 PM
at Vikings
Sunday, Sep 25 @ 12:00 PM
LIONS
Sunday, Oct 2 @ 12:00 AM
BYE
Sunday, Oct 9 @ 7:30 PM
GIANTS
Sunday, Oct 16 @ 3:25 PM
COWBOYS
Thursday, Oct 20 @ 7:25 PM
BEARS
Sunday, Oct 30 @ 12:00 PM
at Falcons
Sunday, Nov 6 @ 3:25 PM
COLTS
Sunday, Nov 13 @ 12:00 PM
at Titans
Sunday, Nov 20 @ 7:30 PM
at Redskins
Monday, Nov 28 @ 7:30 PM
at Eagles
Sunday, Dec 4 @ 12:00 PM
TEXANS
Sunday, Dec 11 @ 3:25 PM
SEAHAWKS
Sunday, Dec 18 @ 12:00 PM
at Bears
Saturday, Dec 24 @ 12:00 PM
VIKINGS
Sunday, Jan 1 @ 12:00 PM
at Lions

Think About It
Think About It

Recent Topics
32m / Green Bay Packers Talk / yooperfan

47m / Green Bay Packers Talk / nerdmann

3h / Green Bay Packers Talk / uffda udfa

3h / Green Bay Packers Talk / sschind

4h / Green Bay Packers Talk / Cheesey

4h / Around The NFL / Cheesey

5h / Green Bay Packers Talk / luigis

6h / Green Bay Packers Talk / uffda udfa

6h / Green Bay Packers Talk / Barfarn

8h / Green Bay Packers Talk / RaiderPride

20h / Fantasy Sports Talk / Smokey

21h / Around The NFL / wpr

21h / Green Bay Packers Talk / Barfarn

21h / Green Bay Packers Talk / wpr

23h / Fantasy Sports Talk / Zero2Cool


Packers Headlines