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.
5 Pages123>»
Options
Go to last post Go to first unread
Offline MintBaconDrivel  
#1 Posted : Tuesday, June 11, 2013 7:15:09 PM(UTC)
Rank: Senior Member

United States
Joined: 12/11/2012(UTC)
Applause Received: 143
JSOnline said:
Green Bay --- It appears the Green Bay Packers won't be giving Desmond Bishop a chance to pursue that goal written in his notebook after all.
Offline wpr  
#2 Posted : Tuesday, June 11, 2013 7:28:19 PM(UTC)
Rank: Select Member

PackersHome NFL Pick'em - Gold: 2012PackersHome NFL Pick'em - Gold: 2013FleaFlicker Fantasy Football - Silver: 2014FleaFlicker Fantasy Football - Bronze: 2013

Joined: 8/8/2008(UTC)
Applause Given: 3,985
Applause Received: 2,042
whoa nellie.
I knew something was brewing when the Packers gave Jones the big contract but Bishop when healthy was such a big time player.

What I will be most sorry about is that he won't make it to the White House with the Packers, thus ever. (Remember he discovered that he left his ID back on the plane when the bus got to the WH.)
Offline djcubez  
#3 Posted : Tuesday, June 11, 2013 7:34:03 PM(UTC)
Rank: Senior Member

FleaFlicker Fantasy Football - Gold: 2014

Joined: 8/7/2008(UTC)
Location: Madison
Applause Given: 11
Applause Received: 17
Bishop always seemed slow/flat-footed to me. He was a good tackler but slow. Hawk is kind of the same way. Jones seems quicker and better suited for a sideline-to-sideline role. Still, I'm curious why we want to rid ourselves of him.

EDIT: This could also mean the coaches really like one of the younger guys on the roster. Say a Terrell Manning.
thanks Post received 1 applause.
nerdmann on 6/11/2013(UTC)
Offline nerdmann  
#4 Posted : Tuesday, June 11, 2013 7:44:15 PM(UTC)
Rank: Preferred Member

Joined: 9/14/2008(UTC)
Applause Given: 6,406
Applause Received: 1,419
They tried to trade him during the draft.

He's a solid thumper, but not much in pass defense. It might even be more that they're not convinced he can come back from this injury.

Hawk's nothing special in coverage himself, but I think he's at least a little faster. With Hawk it's more like he's uncoordinated playing the ball in the air.

Hawk's also on the field every Sunday. (Not to jinx him of course.)
Offline buckeyepackfan  
#5 Posted : Tuesday, June 11, 2013 8:10:37 PM(UTC)
Rank: Veteran Member

FleaFlicker Fantasy Football - Bronze: 2012Yahoo! NCAA March Madness - Bronze: 2014

Joined: 8/7/2008(UTC)
Location: Lima, Ohio
Applause Given: 787
Applause Received: 802
WHAT THE HELL IS GOIN' ON OUT HERE???
(Happy BirthDay Vince)

First D.J. Smith now Bishop!!!!

FIRE TED THOMPSON!!!!!
User is suspended until 4/29/2043 11:56:55 PM(UTC) texaspackerbacker  
#6 Posted : Tuesday, June 11, 2013 8:12:21 PM(UTC)
Rank: Veteran Member

Yahoo! NCAA March Madness - Gold: 2014Yahoo! NCAA March Madness - Silver: 2015

United States
Joined: 3/4/2013(UTC)
Location: Texas
Applause Given: 670
Applause Received: 489
damn damn damn - I really hate this. Bishop is head and shoulders better than Brad Jones and a good deal better than Hawk also. I hope they can work out something similar to what they got Hawk to settle for.
Offline Laser Gunns  
#7 Posted : Wednesday, June 12, 2013 1:05:52 AM(UTC)
Rank: Senior Member

United States
Joined: 9/30/2009(UTC)
Applause Given: 50
Applause Received: 369
NOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOO!
Offline MintBaconDrivel  
#8 Posted : Wednesday, June 12, 2013 4:04:57 AM(UTC)
Rank: Senior Member

United States
Joined: 12/11/2012(UTC)
Applause Received: 143
JerseyAl said:
If the reports are true, another member of the Green Bay Packers’ Super Bowl XLV-winning team is on his way out of Titletown. Jason Wilde of ESPN Milwaukee tweeted Tuesday evening that, barring a trade or a restructured deal, that the Packers will likely be parting ways with ILB Desmond Bishop.  It’s not clear what [...]
Offline play2win  
#9 Posted : Wednesday, June 12, 2013 4:32:14 AM(UTC)
Rank: Registered

United States
Joined: 3/29/2012(UTC)
Location: Milwaukee
Applause Given: 1,076
Applause Received: 724
It all depends on which Bishop we are talking about. Pre injury he was great. Post injury we don't know. He doesn't seem to be recovering quickly enough based on these reports, and that can easily spell his release.
Offline Zero2Cool  
#10 Posted : Wednesday, June 12, 2013 5:05:10 AM(UTC)
Rank: Premier Member

Yahoo! NCAA March Madness - Gold: 2015Yahoo! Fantasy Football - Gold: 2009FleaFlicker Fantasy Football - Silver: 2010Yahoo! NCAA March Madness - Silver: 2011FleaFlicker Fantasy Football - Bronze: 2016ESPN NCAA March Madness - Bronze: 2010Yahoo! NCAA March Madness - Bronze: 2013

United States
Joined: 10/13/2006(UTC)
Location: Green Bay, WI
Applause Given: 2,501
Applause Received: 4,045
Without Desmond Bishop, who the hell is going to overcome the deficiencies of A.J. Hawk?

Bishop is easily the most physical defensive player the Packers have. Releasing him would be foolish. Trading him ... that's a different story.
Rss Feed 
Users browsing this topic
Guest
5 Pages123>»
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
Zero2Cool (46m) : Boom! Davante Adams says last year's ankle injury "more difficult to deal with'
uffda udfa (3h) : Packers brass potentially leaving? Not worthy of discussing. Pressure Cooker? Never enough talk about them.
Zero2Cool (9h) : Put Quintorris in a pressure cooker.
uffda udfa (13h) : Back to football: Julio says he's going to play Sunday. Did NOT say he wouldn't be limited in the game.
uffda udfa (13h) : Anyone ever used their dishwasher to make their Thanksgiving turkey?
uffda udfa (13h) : Favorite Ronnie Milsap song? Smokey Mountain Rain or Any Day Now?
uffda udfa (17h) : Favorite GM candidate... Wolf or Gutekunst?
uffda udfa (17h) : I'd rather sit them than play them too compromised.
uffda udfa (17h) : Yeah, Z. More pressure cooker talk and smoked turkeys.
Zero2Cool (17h) : If this were a regular-season game, Nelson, Adams and Allison probably would not play, MM says.
Smokey (18h) : Mason Crosby is ill, hope it's not the Flu.
Smokey (18h) : Great, can we move past that story and get back to the Atlanta game ?
Zero2Cool (18h) : Packers exec Eliot Wolf has withdrawn his name for 49ers' GM job, as @TomPelissero reported. He didn't feel it was the right time.
TheKanataThrilla (19h) : We'll just have to score TDs then.
Zero2Cool (19h) : That's what we know.
Zero2Cool (19h) : Crosby, Mason K Illness
Smokey (20h) : Is He ill or not ?
Smokey (20h) : Raiderpride asked, "Anyone know what Crosby's illness is?"
Zero2Cool (20h) : Davante Adams expected to play- KFFL
Porforis (21h) : Alright, my opinion on Jordy has changed. If he's medically cleared to play, play him.
hardrocker950 (22h) : By Sunday we won't have any WRs
Zero2Cool (23h) : Geronimo hamstring, Janis quad. BEAUTIFUL.
Smokey (23h) : Mason Crosby, is his health OK ?
Smokey (23h) : Hello
FLORIDA PACKER88 (23h) : Davis, G-Mo, and Janis will need to step up, but all three did score last time we played ATL!
FLORIDA PACKER88 (23h) : Does Janis become a playoff hero second year in a row? Looks we're gonna have to find out either way regardless. Thank God for a healthy Cob
Smokey (23h) : Is Mason Crosby's health OK ?
Smokey (19-Jan) : What's in your Coffee ?
uffda udfa (18-Jan) : Sit Davante if he has a bad ankle. We remember 2015.
uffda udfa (18-Jan) : Davante is not going to practice until SAT at earliest.
uffda udfa (18-Jan) : Davante and Jordy may be inactive at ATL.
Smokey (18-Jan) : ROFL !!
Cheesey (18-Jan) : The Packers SMOKED the COWBOYS!!!LOL!
Smokey (18-Jan) : Ever Smoke a Turkey, it takes lots of rolling papers. LOL
Smokey (18-Jan) : Thanks Cheesey. LOL
Please sign in to use Fan Shout

2016 Packers Schedule
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 @ 3:25 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 @ 7:30 PM
at Lions

Think About It
Think About It

Recent Topics
37m / Green Bay Packers Talk / MintBaconDrivel

47m / Green Bay Packers Talk / Zero2Cool

3h / Green Bay Packers Talk / uffda udfa

3h / Green Bay Packers Talk / Dulak

3h / Green Bay Packers Talk / uffda udfa

6h / Green Bay Packers Talk / Rick12

8h / Green Bay Packers Talk / Zero2Cool

9h / Green Bay Packers Talk / Zero2Cool

13h / Green Bay Packers Talk / uffda udfa

14h / Green Bay Packers Talk / The_Green_Ninja

14h / Green Bay Packers Talk / Dulak

16h / Green Bay Packers Talk / TheKanataThrilla

16h / Around The NFL / wpr

16h / Around The NFL / wpr

17h / Green Bay Packers Talk / wpr


Packers Headlines