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 Megatron  
#1 Posted : Sunday, January 25, 2009 2:54:18 PM(UTC)
Megatron

Rank: Registered
Joined: 12/23/2008(UTC)
*
B.J. Raji -- defensive tackle, Boston College
*
Clay Matthews -- linebacker, USC
*
Brian Cushing -- linebacker USC
*
Lawrence Sidbury -- linebacker/end, Richmond
*
Eric Kettani -- fullback, Navy
*
Ron Brace -- defensive tackle, Boston College
*
James Davis -- running back, Clemson
*
Mohamed Massquoi -- wide receiver, Georgia
*
Zach Follett -- linebacker, California
*
Cody Brown -- linebacker/end, UConn
*
Darry Beckwith -- linebacker, LSU
*
Hunter Cantwell -- quarterback, Louisville
*
Jared Bronson -- tight end, Central Washington
*
Dan Gay -- tackle, Baylor


According to railbird central, the packers have interviewed them all. How do you feel regarding the quality of the players we interviewed? It's pretty obvious that we are interested in Raji. I'm pleased we spoke to Clay Matthews. Cody Brown is another name that stands out in the list. I was quite positive on Cushing until i heard about his alleged steroids use.

I would've liked them to interview Louis Delmas, Shawn Nelson, Eric Wood and Larry English.

Of course there is the tactical side of the draft, by not interviewing someone means that you can keep your interest on a certain player under wraps and then spring the surprise on draft day.


Note: I apologise for not putting this thread in the Packers draft talk section. That was my mistake.
Sponsor
Offline longtimefan  
#2 Posted : Sunday, January 25, 2009 3:06:10 PM(UTC)
longtimefan

Rank: Registered
Joined: 11/30/2006(UTC)
Applause Given: 1
Applause Received: 21
http://packershome.com/i...;file=viewforum&f=11


Should have gone there since we have a separate section for draft talk
Offline yooperfan  
#3 Posted : Sunday, January 25, 2009 3:10:34 PM(UTC)
yooperfan

PackersHome NFL Pick'em - Silver: 2014

Rank: Senior Member
Joined: 8/7/2008(UTC)
Location: Ishpeming Michigan
Applause Given: 865
Applause Received: 406
Cody Brown is an interesting prospect, I don't know if he could be considered a 1st rounder.
Anybody?
Offline dfosterf  
#4 Posted : Sunday, January 25, 2009 3:11:33 PM(UTC)
dfosterf

Rank: Veteran Member
United States
Joined: 8/19/2008(UTC)
Applause Given: 224
Applause Received: 450
Ron Brace is a strong candidate for a plan "B" along that d-line, and I'm hoping he remains under the radar, but unfortunately everyone that scouted Raji couldn't exactly miss him out there...He isn't what you'd call tiny. :icon_smile:



3rd round would be quite lovely.
Offline Nonstopdrivel  
#5 Posted : Sunday, January 25, 2009 3:12:11 PM(UTC)
Nonstopdrivel

Rank: Registered
United States
Joined: 9/14/2008(UTC)
Location: Germany
Applause Given: 364
Applause Received: 263
I wonder what it means that apparently none of the marquee pass rushers listed in this article have been interviewed by the Packers. Are the Packers trying to cloak their actual strategy or are they focusing on late first-round and second-round talent? Or is this a hint that Aaron Kampmann's job is not only secure, but that he will be the featured pass rusher?
Offline HoustonMatt  
#6 Posted : Sunday, January 25, 2009 3:20:45 PM(UTC)
HoustonMatt

Rank: Registered
Joined: 9/1/2008(UTC)
" said: Go to Quoted Post
I wonder what it means that apparently none of the marquee pass rushers listed in this article have been interviewed by the Packers. Are the Packers trying to cloak their actual strategy or are they focusing on late first-round and second-round talent? Or is this a hint that Aaron Kampmann's job is not only secure, but that he will be the featured pass rusher?


My first guess is that it means none of those guys are at the Senior Bowl. Clearly, Everette Brown is not there. I'm not sure about Orakpo and the others, but I haven't heard anything about them in the reading I've done. They may have opted to skip the game.
Offline Nonstopdrivel  
#7 Posted : Sunday, January 25, 2009 3:22:28 PM(UTC)
Nonstopdrivel

Rank: Registered
United States
Joined: 9/14/2008(UTC)
Location: Germany
Applause Given: 364
Applause Received: 263
Ah, my ignorance is making itself known. I didn't realize these interviews had solely to do with the Senior Bowl. I figured scouts could interview prospects at will.
Offline go.pack.go.  
#8 Posted : Sunday, January 25, 2009 3:32:20 PM(UTC)
go.pack.go.

Rank: Registered
Joined: 11/12/2008(UTC)
Applause Given: 1
Applause Received: 44
Brain Orakpo and Everette Brown are not at the Senior Bowl.
Offline dfosterf  
#9 Posted : Sunday, January 25, 2009 3:41:16 PM(UTC)
dfosterf

Rank: Veteran Member
United States
Joined: 8/19/2008(UTC)
Applause Given: 224
Applause Received: 450
" said: Go to Quoted Post
Brain Orakpo and Everette Brown are not at the Senior Bowl.


Here are the official statistics for the Senior Bowl. If you scroll down, it shows all participants.

Link:

Senior Bowl Statistics
Offline Packers_Finland  
#10 Posted : Sunday, January 25, 2009 4:17:40 PM(UTC)
Packers_Finland

Rank: Registered
Joined: 8/11/2008(UTC)
Applause Given: 88
Applause Received: 45
" said: Go to Quoted Post
Cody Brown is an interesting prospect, I don't know if he could be considered a 1st rounder.
Anybody?


Cody Brown is a day two pick.
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
Smokey (19h) : Hello Tex, r u going to join the Draft Chat this Thursday ?
Smokey (26-Apr) : Zero2Cool - 1 = Not2Cool :)
Smokey (26-Apr) : How are you feeling dhazer ?
Zero2Cool (26-Apr) : BTW, when submitting shout, you must click SEND, return no workie.
Zero2Cool (26-Apr) : Some folks just do not learn.
Zero2Cool (24-Apr) : ctrl + f5 to see gooder tablet layout
gbguy20 (23-Apr) : woops
gbguy20 (23-Apr) : oh LOL
Zero2Cool (23-Apr) : u started a thread for another site seeking fans an writers :)
gbguy20 (23-Apr) : welp, i don't even know what you are referring to zero. So yes, it must have been an accident :)
Zero2Cool (23-Apr) : thanks, hectic right now tho
dhazer (22-Apr) : 1-0 pens
dhazer (22-Apr) : kevin you got pens
Zero2Cool (22-Apr) : gbguy20 - assuming you created that by accident lol
Zero2Cool (21-Apr) : Early Thanksgiving!! haha
Smokey (20-Apr) : Sorry to hear about your Turkey encounter. The bird was killed and tenderized ? Clean it, pluck it , and freeze it. Tastey Eating roasted !
Zero2Cool (20-Apr) : Schedule will be available tomorrow.
Smokey (20-Apr) : Eagles to sign TEBOW !
Mucky Tundra (19-Apr) : TEBOW
Zero2Cool (17-Apr) : Wow, the site is freaking smoking fast
Smokey (17-Apr) : Gilbert, \_/ !!
Smokey (17-Apr) : Zero, drink one shot with me pal !
Smokey (17-Apr) : Who will drink with me ? \_/
Smokey (17-Apr) : \_/, Cheers !
Zero2Cool (16-Apr) : you did it!
Mucky Tundra (16-Apr) : i guess the packernews link really was buggy
Zero2Cool (16-Apr) : lol oops... those should be img and img not im and url... nm im tired bed time
Zero2Cool (16-Apr) : each tag has to have a closing tag . [img]url[/url] like that
Zero2Cool (16-Apr) : When a link takes over the whole post, it's because the link tags were not terminated properly.
Mucky Tundra (16-Apr) : Plus I couldn't understand why a direct copy+paste was linking somewhere else entirely...that link took over the whole post
Mucky Tundra (16-Apr) : oh okay. I was sort of panicking thinking it was something wrong with my computer
Zero2Cool (16-Apr) : the packersnews stuff carries junk with it that you have to remove sometimes
Mucky Tundra (16-Apr) : hey Zero, thanks. Was it something wrong with the site or something on my end?
Zero2Cool (15-Apr) : Darryn Colledge To Retire. NOOOOO!!!!
Zero2Cool (15-Apr) : Maybe we should lower the registration fee's to get them folks signed up an posting!!
Please sign in to use Fan Shout

2015 Schedule
Sunday, Sep 13 @ 12:00 PM
at Bears
Sunday, Sep 20 @ 7:30 PM
SEAHAWKS
Monday, Sep 28 @ 7:30 PM
CHIEFS
Sunday, Oct 4 @ 3:25 PM
at 49ers
Sunday, Oct 11 @ 12:00 PM
RAMS
Sunday, Oct 18 @ 3:25 PM
CHARGERS
Sunday, Oct 25 @ 12:00 AM
- BYE -
Sunday, Nov 1 @ 7:30 PM
at Broncos
Sunday, Nov 8 @ 12:00 PM
at Panthers
Sunday, Nov 15 @ 12:00 PM
LIONS
Sunday, Nov 22 @ 12:00 PM
at Vikings
Thursday, Nov 26 @ 7:30 PM
BEARS
Thursday, Dec 3 @ 7:25 PM
at Lions
Sunday, Dec 13 @ 3:25 PM
COWBOYS
Sunday, Dec 20 @ 3:05 PM
at Raiders
Sunday, Dec 27 @ 3:25 PM
at Cardinals
Sunday, Jan 3 @ 12:00 PM
VIKINGS

Recent Topics
2m / Green Bay Packers Talk / nerdmann

25m / Green Bay Packers Talk / gbguy20

6h / Green Bay Packers Talk / BobBrews

7h / Green Bay Packers Talk / earthquake

9h / Green Bay Packers Talk / MintBaconDrivel

10h / Green Bay Packers Talk / nerdmann

20h / Green Bay Packers Talk / Zero2Cool

26-Apr / Green Bay Packers Talk / rabidgopher04

26-Apr / Green Bay Packers Talk / yooperfan

25-Apr / Green Bay Packers Talk / Smokey

25-Apr / Green Bay Packers Talk / uffda udfa

25-Apr / Green Bay Packers Talk / Bigbyfan

25-Apr / Green Bay Packers Talk / greengold

25-Apr / Green Bay Packers Talk / DoddPower

24-Apr / Green Bay Packers Talk / Smokey


Tweeter