A roundup of the latest Green Bay Packers articles for Wednesday, March 20.
Good morning and welcome to the Packers News Report.
The countdown to the 2019 NFL Draft continues. The draft is just over five weeks away, beginning in 36 days.
In the Packers News Report today: why Green Bay is in win-now mode, the latest mock draft roundup following the big free agency signings, why Irv Smith Jr. should be the team’s target at tight end in the draft, why Jimmy Graham needs to step up in the 2019 season, and more.
Here’s a roundup of the latest articles from around the internet.
News and notes from around FanSided
Mock draft roundup: An Iowa tight end at No. 12? (Lombardi Ave)
Many recent mock drafts have Green Bay using the 12th overall pick to select one of the two Iowa tight ends, T.J. Hockenson or Noah Fant.
Packers enter win-now mode after free agency signings (Lombardi Ave)
After being aggressive in free agency this offseason, Green Bay is in win-now mode over the next few seasons, which is important with Aaron Rodgers still in his prime.
Irv Smith Jr. should be top tight end target (Dairyland Express – Brandon Carwile)
Brandon Carwile of Dairyland Express writes about why Irv Smith Jr. should be the top tight end target for Green Bay in the draft this year.
Jimmy Graham needs to step up in 2019 (Lombardi Ave)
With a high cap number in 2019, Jimmy Graham needs to step up in Matt LaFleur’s offense this upcoming season.
More news and notes from around the internet
New Packers OLB Preston Smith due for breakout year in 2019? (Packers Wire – Zach Kruse)
Adrian Amos’ accountability, high football IQ alluring to Packers (PackersNews.com – Jim Owczarski)
Packers hope Adrian Amos turns out far better than their last major signing at safety (Acme Packing Company – Shawn Wagner)
Why I’m still taking Brian Burns at 12 (Cheesehead TV – Brandon Carwile)
Packers searching for standouts on special teams (Packers.com – Mike Spofford)
We hope you enjoyed this edition of the Packers News Report.