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.
Options
Go to last post Go to first unread
Offline Pack93z  
#1 Posted : Monday, October 13, 2008 5:45:54 PM(UTC)
Rank: Select Member

PackersHome NFL Pick'em - Bronze: 2012

United States
Joined: 3/16/2007(UTC)
Location: North Central Wisconsin
Applause Given: 435
Applause Received: 1,203
Granted it is a division team.. but sounds like there are few untouchables on the roster.. any strike an interest..

I am think DE White.. Jared DeVries could help us out...

Sounds like Roy Williams and Kitna will be dealt to Dallas for Flozell Adams and a 1st..

So maybe we should explore some line help, eh.
Offline bozz_2006  
#2 Posted : Monday, October 13, 2008 5:47:42 PM(UTC)
Rank: Registered

Joined: 7/15/2008(UTC)
Applause Given: 20
Applause Received: 14
i don't think it's ted's style to make mid-season trades. the way Mike McCarthy talks, they value continuity above pretty much everything, so i don't think mixing up the roster mid-season is a very attractive option to them. but yeah, our O and D lines have made me lose sleep this season.
Offline Pack93z  
#3 Posted : Monday, October 13, 2008 5:51:46 PM(UTC)
Rank: Select Member

PackersHome NFL Pick'em - Bronze: 2012

United States
Joined: 3/16/2007(UTC)
Location: North Central Wisconsin
Applause Given: 435
Applause Received: 1,203
Yeah.. I agree it isn't Ted's style.. but it would certainly be a shot in the arm along the Dline.. gap control isn't overly difficult to teach.. it is not like our Dline drops into coverage or has alot of stunt packages.. we are pretty straight up along the line.. beat the man in front of you.
Offline Packnic  
#4 Posted : Monday, October 13, 2008 6:10:14 PM(UTC)
Rank: Registered

Joined: 6/19/2007(UTC)
Applause Given: 6
Applause Received: 6
Roy Williams and TO. damnit.
Offline beast  
#5 Posted : Monday, October 13, 2008 6:23:26 PM(UTC)
Rank: Veteran Member

Joined: 10/5/2008(UTC)
Applause Given: 492
Applause Received: 583
The trading deadline for this season is sometime tomorrow (Tuesday). If they haven't been working on a deal before now I don't think their going to get a deal. Also they wouldn't trade to the Packers unless the Packers over pay, which Thompson is going to do.
Offline Pack93z  
#6 Posted : Monday, October 13, 2008 6:26:46 PM(UTC)
Rank: Select Member

PackersHome NFL Pick'em - Bronze: 2012

United States
Joined: 3/16/2007(UTC)
Location: North Central Wisconsin
Applause Given: 435
Applause Received: 1,203
Come on... don't be logical... we haven't had a "I want one of these guys" thread in a while filled with hopes and wild dreams.. ;)

Seriously though.. per Mlive.com they are opening up the roster save a few untouchables.. I don't think they would reject anyone.. especially if they are desperate to unload contracts.. the is why White may make sense..

But you are right.. more of a dreamer thread.
Offline Greg C.  
#7 Posted : Monday, October 13, 2008 6:32:50 PM(UTC)
Rank: Registered

Joined: 8/9/2008(UTC)
Location: Marquette, Michigan
Applause Received: 48
I don't know anything about Jared DeVries in particular, but I will say that when the Packers played the Lions, I was impressed by their DE's. I pretty much chalked it up to the decline of Clifton and Tauscher, but those DE's did show me something. As I've been saying ever since Cullen Jenkins went down, the Packers need a true DE to replace him, rather than just a bunch of lightweight pass rushing specialists (who aren't very good at rushing the passer anyway).

So yeah, I'd like for Ted to maybe got out and get a DE, although I think the chances of him doing so are very small.
Offline beast  
#8 Posted : Monday, October 13, 2008 7:27:41 PM(UTC)
Rank: Veteran Member

Joined: 10/5/2008(UTC)
Applause Given: 492
Applause Received: 583
" said: Go to Quoted Post
Come on... don't be logical... we haven't had a "I want one of these guys" thread in a while filled with hopes and wild dreams.. ;)

Seriously though.. per Mlive.com they are opening up the roster save a few untouchables.. I don't think they would reject anyone.. especially if they are desperate to unload contracts.. the is why White may make sense..

But you are right.. more of a dreamer thread.


Fine ok, being complete illogical....

I want Cory Redding... he would be prefect for replace Jenkins role...!!! :whipitgood:

He's a pass rushing DT, that could stop the run at DE and can be a pass rush guy at DE.


Ok back to logical. The Lions wouldn't do it, Redding is just plain lazy at times, but a huge play maker at others. And I think Redding was given a huge contract by the Lions not to long ago.
Offline all_about_da_packers  
#9 Posted : Tuesday, October 14, 2008 12:21:54 PM(UTC)
Rank: Senior Member

Joined: 8/7/2008(UTC)
Applause Given: 23
Applause Received: 144
I'd love to get CB Leigh Bodden. I think the dude can play, and with Al and C-Wood to teach him jamming at the LOS, I think he could become an effective CB in our system.

That's really unlikely to happen though.

A DE / DT would be nice, but really I doubt Ted would do it. Maybe a conditional 4th or 3rd depending on what the compensation from the Jets is, but I doubt Ted is eager to trade any pick that high.

I'm sure the staff will be watching the wavier wire though, in case Detroit decides to cut some of the higher paid players on the D-Line.

My goodness, what a mess that team is.
Offline RaiderPride  
#10 Posted : Tuesday, October 14, 2008 1:50:37 PM(UTC)
Rank: Senior Member

Joined: 7/17/2008(UTC)
Applause Given: 259
Applause Received: 324
Trading Dead Line is 4 Pm E.D.T.

3 Hours and 10 Minutes.
Rss Feed 
Users browsing this topic
Guest
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
uffda udfa (24m): Lol. I'm with ya, Bart Sibrel...just taking shot at Smoke being late to the party.
Zero2Cool (34m): no we did not
uffda udfa (41m): We landed on the moon. Yes!
Smokey (9h): Bridgewater dislocates L knee and tears ligaments . I can't celebrate that even if he is a Viking .
Smokey (14h): \_/
Smokey (16h): WHAT ?
Smokey (17h): Hip Hip Hooray ! John Wilkes Booth shoots Abe Lincoln !
Zero2Cool (17h): lol seriously??
uffda udfa (17h): Vikes fans are talking about Johnny Football.
Cheesey (17h): Well...being on the Vikings alone could cause cursing and throwing helmets!
uffda udfa (17h): Achilles?
Smokey (18h): Teammates seen cursing and throwing helmets .
Smokey (18h): Bridgewater/non-contact injury to L. knee/leg .
Zero2Cool (19h): Whoa Teddy bridgewater just went down looks serious Vikings end practice
Zero2Cool (19h): HEY! It could be a 6th rounder that turns into four 7th rounder (aka Jeff Janis!)
uffda udfa (19h): We really needed a 2018 7th rounder. Will really help DL issue.
uffda udfa (19h): Yes it is. Didn't see that blockbuster coming. Glad we got what's needed.
Zero2Cool (20h): Some uffda udfa recently claimed Packers never trade. HA, jokes on that clown!!! Bahahahahahahahah
uffda udfa (20h): TT with trade. Lerentee McCray to Bills for 2018 draft choice. 2018?
uffda udfa (30-Aug): Blackman officially waived. Perillo our 3rd TE and Randall starter opposite Shields.
uffda udfa (30-Aug): Crockett, Blackman and Henry expected to be waived per Demovsky
uffda udfa (30-Aug): 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.
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
26m / Green Bay Packers Talk / uffda udfa

32m / Green Bay Packers Talk / DarkaneRules

57m / Green Bay Packers Talk / PackFanWithTwins

3h / Green Bay Packers Talk / DarkaneRules

4h / Featured Content / DarkaneRules

4h / Green Bay Packers Talk / DarkaneRules

9h / Green Bay Packers Talk / uffda udfa

11h / Featured Content / Zero2Cool

12h / Around The NFL / DarkaneRules

13h / Green Bay Packers Talk / yooperfan

17h / Green Bay Packers Talk / sschind

17h / Around The NFL / Cheesey

19h / Green Bay Packers Talk / luigis

19h / Green Bay Packers Talk / uffda udfa

19h / Green Bay Packers Talk / Barfarn


Packers Headlines