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A strong case can be made for offensive lineman Zach Tom as the Green Bay Packers’ most underappreciated player entering the 2024 season.Tom Blair of NFL.com made that argument in a post of NFC players who “just don’t get the love they deserve.”“So many young Packers stepped up in so many key …

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It really depends on who the evaluator is. If it's the Packer's organization, absolutely not. They know what they have and they are thrilled.
If it's the Packer's fans, perhaps. Wanting to move him from LT into center or RG seems to appreciate his skills but remove him from where he will help the team the most and get the biggest payday.
If it's the rest of the league, probably not. Most fans would be hard pressed to name the starting OL for most teams. The talking head "experts" tend to fall asleep at night memorizing the skilled positions players.

In the end the only ones that matter is the Packers FO.
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Zero2Cool
a month ago
I would say Zach Tom is over hyped.
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beast
a month ago
For some reason the best pass rushers are more and more lining up against the RTs, and Zach Tom had the toughest lineup for any OT that I can remember and he held his own against almost each and everyone of them.

If Tom was at LT and facing the easier pass rusher, I think we'd be complaining that he's not getting enough pro bowl and all pro consideration.
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a month ago

I would say Zach Tom is over hyped.

Originally Posted by: Zero2Cool 

I could not agree more.

He is a fine player, and I hope he will prove to be All-Pro etc., but we are getting a bit out over our skis here.

BTW, the same might be said for our quarterback. I love that we have him, but he has been very good for only 1/2 season and threw a big pick in our playoff loss. I hope he is all-world, but let's not anoint him just yet

With all of our young players, I would hope we would be positive, objective, hopeful and less plethoric.

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