Running back depth chart predictions for the Green Bay Packers, the biggest questions for Randall Cobb in 2018, and more in the Packers News Report.
Good morning and welcome to the Packers News Report for Saturday, June 16. We are one weekend closer to the return of Green Bay Packers football.
Today’s report features an article on the biggest questions facing Randall Cobb this season, depth chart predictions at running back and more.
Also, if you haven’t already listened to GM Brian Gutekunst’s interview with Aaron Nagler of PackersNews.com, it’s well worth a listen. You can find the podcast in the tweet below.
Here’s a roundup of the latest articles from around the internet.
Packers news and notes from around FanSided
Training camp schedule announced (Lombardi Ave)
The Packers’ training camp dates have been released. You can find them all here.
Three questions facing Randall Cobb in 2018 (Lombardi Ave)
What are the biggest questions facing wide receiver Randall Cobb this season? It’s a big year for Cobb. It’s the final year of his contract. If he plays well, he’s still young enough to secure a multi-year deal to remain in Green Bay. Cobb could be in line for a bigger role on offense following Jordy Nelson’s departure. Ahead of the new season, Lombardi Ave’s Kevin Culligan writes about the top three questions for Cobb this year.
Packers depth chart predictions 2018: Running back (Lombardi Ave)
Who will be Green Bay’s leading running back this year? Will Ty Montgomery win back the job after missing most of the 2017 season with injury? What roles will second-year backs Jamaal Williams and Aaron Jones have? Lombardi Ave’s Tyler Grzegorek makes his depth chart predictions at running back.
Tramon Williams’ presence has meant a lot to the young corners (Dairyland Express – Brandon Carwile)
A lot of focus has been (rightfully) put on Green Bay’s top two draft picks, Jaire Alexander and Josh Jackson. Alexander and Jackson are the future at cornerback. But in the short term, Tramon Williams’ return is every bit as important to the defensive backfield. Brandon Carwile of Dairyland Express writes about what Williams’ arrival means for the young cornerbacks on the roster.
More news and notes from around the internet
Top takeaways from Packers’ offseason workout program (PackersWire – Zach Kruse)
Oren Burks capable of being ‘Swiss Army knife’ type of player (Cheesehead TV – Zachary Jacobson)
GM Brian Gutekunst sees value in late free-agent signings (PackersNews.com – Aaron Nagler)
We hope you enjoyed this edition of the Packers News Report.