Packers roundup: Offseason program gets underway Monday

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A roundup of the latest Green Bay Packers articles for Monday, April 8.

Good morning and welcome to the Packers News Report. We’re entering the next phase of the offseason. Today, the Green Bay Packers begin their journey to the Super Bowl with the start of their offseason workout program.

The NFL offseason is long, but it does move quickly. The draft takes place in just a couple of weeks, and before long OTAs will be here.

In the Packers News Report today: re-grading Green Bay’s 2017 draft class, five players the team should consider trading up for, records that could be broken this year in the draft, and more.

Here’s a roundup of the latest articles from around the internet.

News and notes from around FanSided

Re-grading the 2017 NFL Draft (Dairyland Express – Brian Sampson)

Brian Sampson of Dairyland Express goes back two years and re-grades the Packers’ 2017 draft class.

Five players the Green Bay Packers should move up to draft (FanSided – Rucker Haringey)

Rucker Haringey of FanSided writes about five players Green Bay should consider trading up to select in the draft later this month.

NFL Draft 2019: Records worth watching this year (FanSided – Kelly Thompson)

Here’s a fun article. Kelly Thompson of FanSided looks at records that could be broken in this year’s draft.

2019 NFL Draft Scouting Report: Damien Harris, RB, Alabama (NFL Mocks – Eric Robinson)

Eric Robinson of NFL Mocks writes about Alabama running back Damien Harris. If Packers GM Brian Gutekunst looks to add depth at running back in the draft, Harris could be an option on Day 2.

More news and notes from around the internet

Matt LaFleur signals how Aaron Rodgers must change his ways ( – Pete Dougherty)

Geronimo Allison will have every opportunity in 2019 (Cheesehead TV – Brandon Carwile)

Packers safety Josh Jones & running back Lavon Coleman swap jersey numbers 27 & 24 (Acme Packing Company – Evan “Tex” Western)

Offseason of retirements in Green Bay: Peppers, Kuhn, Nelson, Lang and Sitton (PackersWire – Zach Kruse)

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We hope you enjoyed this edition of the Packers News Report.