What a running back-by-committee approach means for fantasy football, the biggest questions for the Green Bay Packers on special teams, and more in the Packers News Report.
Good morning and welcome to the Packers News Report for Wednesday, June 20.
Green Bay Packers head coach Mike McCarthy has spoken about taking on a “running back-by-committee” approach this season. Instead of having a “featured” back, the trio of Aaron Jones, Jamaal Williams and Ty Montgomery would be rotated.
While this may work in real football, what is its fantasy impact?
Also in the Packers News Report, our roster preview series continues with Kenny Clark, and Dairyland Express looks at the five biggest questions the team faces on special teams.
Zach Kruse of Packers Wire wrote one of my favorite articles of the week. He created a perfect World Cup team using just players on the Packers’ roster.
Let’s get started. Here’s a roundup of the latest articles from around the internet.
Packers news and notes from around FanSided
Mike McCarthy has made it clear he plans to rotate his three running backs this season. If one of Ty Montgomery, Jamaal Williams and Aaron Jones doesn’t emerge as the team’s featured back, and McCarthy opts for a running back-by-committee approach, it will be bad news in the world of fantasy football.
Roster review: Kenny Clark (Lombardi Ave)
The 2017 season was a good one for defensive lineman Kenny Clark. Entering his third season in Green Bay, can Clark become an even better player?
Five biggest questions facing special teams (Dairyland Express – Gage Bridgford)
What are the biggest questions for Green Bay on special teams this year? Gage Bridgford of Dairyland Express looks at the top five.
More news and notes from around the internet
Building the perfect World Cup soccer team using only Packers players (PackersWire – Zach Kruse)
Visualizing Donald Driver’s greatest attribute (The Power Sweep – Jon Meerdink)
Cory’s Corner: Five Packers who will outplay contracts (Cheesehead TV – Cory Jennerjohn)
‘I get it now’: Favre says Rodgers understands famous ‘contract’ quote (PackersNews.com – Aaron Nagler)
Packers tried — again — to fix their defense in offseason (ESPN – Rob Demovsky)
We hope you enjoyed this edition of the Packers News Report.