A roundup of the latest Green Bay Packers articles for Saturday, June 1.
Good morning and welcome to the Packers News Report.
The Green Bay Packers’ injury bug has arrived early this season, but it’s head coach Matt LaFleur who is injured. According to Michael Silver of NFL Network, LaFleur suffered a torn Achilles on Wednesday and will need surgery.
Silver noted that LaFleur will coach from a cart during OTAs throughout June. Fortunately, the summer break for players is only a couple of weeks away.
In the Packers News Report today: our 2019 roster preview for Za’Darius Smith, why the time for Aaron Jones is now, the five greatest wide receivers in franchise history, and more.
Here’s a roundup of the latest articles from around the internet.
News and notes from around FanSided
2019 roster preview: Za’Darius Smith (Lombardi Ave)
We continue our 2019 season preview with one of the team’s newest signings, Za’Darius Smith.
The time for Aaron Jones is now (Dairyland Express – Gage Bridgford)
Gage Bridgford of Dairyland Express writes about why the time for Aaron Jones is now.
Green Bay Packers: Five greatest receivers in franchise history (NFL Spin Zone – Joe Kipp)
Joe Kipp of NFL Spin Zone ranks the five greatest wide receivers in franchise history.
2020 NFL Draft: Wide receiver stands out as the best position of the class (NFL Mocks – Dan Schmelzer)
Dan Schmelzer of NFL Mocks looks ahead to the 2020 draft class, and writes about why it will be a good year for teams in need of wide receiver help.
More news and notes from around the internet
Self-Scout: What I got wrong about Rashan Gary (Cheesehead TV – Andrew Herman)
Packers’ Rashan Gary shows off versatility (and speed, size, athleticism) (ESPN – Rob Demovsky)
Packers counting on development from second-year receivers (Packers Wire – Dan Wussow)
Packers 2019 90-man roster ranking, #2: David Bakhtiari remains the best left tackle in football (Acme Packing Company – Evan “Tex” Western)
Rookie lineman Elgton Jenkins staying focused at guard (PackersNews.com – Ryan Wood and Jim Owczarski)
Revamped outside linebacker group gives Packers’ defense different look (Packers.com – Mike Spofford)
We hope you enjoyed this edition of the Packers News Report.