Reaction to the Jerry Kramer Hall of Fame announcement and more Green Bay Packers news and analysis in the Packers News Report.
Good morning and welcome to the Packers News Report.
The NFL has officially reached the offseason, but it’s only just beginning for our Green Bay Packers coverage here at Lombardi Ave. The next few months are going to be exciting. Free agency is little over a month away, and for once the Packers will likely be involved. Then comes the buildup to the 2018 NFL Draft.
Monday’s Packers News Report features reaction to Jerry Kramer’s Hall of Fame announcement, the latest mock draft roundup, a review of Aaron Ripkowski and Jamaal Williams’ seasons, and more.
Let’s dive in.
Packers news and notes from around FanSided
Roster review: Aaron Ripkowski [Lombardi Ave]
Kyle Hoffenbecker looks back at Aaron Ripkowski’s 2017 season, while also looking ahead to what we can expect from the fullback in 2018.
Roster review: Jamaal Williams [Lombardi Ave]
It was an impressive rookie season for Jamaal Williams, who despite taking some time to get going, became the team’s lead back. Along with Aaron Jones, Mike McCarthy has a number of reasons to be excited about his backfield in 2018.
Mock draft roundup 3.0 [Lombardi Ave]
Who could land in Green Bay with the 14th overall pick? Iowa cornerback Josh Jackson is a popular choice in the latest mock draft roundup.
Quick overview of Texas safety DeShon Elliott [Lombardi Ave]
A closer look at Texas safety DeShon Elliott. Could Green Bay have interest in selecting him when the draft rolls around in April?
More Packers news and notes from around the internet
Why Jerry Kramer made the Pro Football Hall of Fame [ESPN – Rob Demovsky]
Jerry Kramer to be rightfully enshrined in NFL Hall of Fame [Cheesehead TV – Zachary Jacobson]
Don’t call it a guarantee, but Aaron Rodgers plans on MVP season in 2018 [Packers Wire – Jack Wepfer]
Teammates, Twitter react to Kramer finally getting in [PackersNews.com – Aaron Nagler]
We hope you enjoyed this edition of the Packers News Report.