Green Bay Packers News: Latest seven-round mock draft

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The latest Green Bay Packers seven-round mock draft and more news and analysis in Wednesday’s Packers News Report.

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There’s a ton of Green Bay Packers content to dive into. The featured article is NFL Spin Zone’s latest Packers seven-round mock draft.

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Packers news and notes from around FanSided

Early Packers seven-round mock draft [NFL Spin Zone – Gil Alcaraz IV]

It’s mock draft season, and defense is the primary focus in the latest NFL Spin Zone seven-round mock. Many of Green Bay’s top needs are addressed in this mock. What do you think of the picks?

Top 15 what-ifs of the Ted Thompson era Part 1 [Lombardi Ave]

Lombardi Ave’s Keegan Jackish has kicked off an excellent series counting down the biggest “what-if” moments in the Ted Thompson era. What would have happened had Jordy Nelson not got injured, or Jermichael Finley hadn’t suffered a career-ending injury? Check out part one of Keegan’s countdown.

Upcoming Aaron Rodgers contract a win-win [Lombardi Ave]

Aaron Rodgers is going to get paid. It’s not a matter of if, but when. And the longer it goes, the higher the price will rise. That said, it can be a win-win for both Rodgers and the Packers.

Free agents that could help Green Bay restructure defense [Lombardi Ave]

Free agency is almost here. Which players could help Mike Pettine rebuild Green Bay’s defense? New general manager Brian Gutekunst might decide to search for players with experience in Pettine’s scheme. Lombardi Ave’s S.M. Belekurov looks at a number of possibilities.

Roster review: Ahmad Brooks [Lombardi Ave]

A look back at Ahmad Brooks’ first season in Green Bay. Should he be re-signed for another year? What could he add to Mike Pettine’s defense in 2018?

More Packers news and notes from around the internet

RPOs became emphasis of Packers’ offense in 2017 [Cheesehead TV – Zachary Jacobson]

Packers won’t play in Hall of Fame Game in 2018 [Packers Wire – Zach Kruse]

Packers will face the NFL’s (supposed) toughest schedule in 2018 [ESPN – Rob Demovsky]

What if everything we think we know about the Packers’ defensive personnel is wrong? [Acme Packing Company – Peter Bukowski]

Packers’ linebackers present puzzle for Mike Pettine [ – Tom Silverstein]

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