Packers news today: Should Kamal Martin start this season?

Kamal Martin (Photo by Hannah Foslien/Getty Images)
Kamal Martin (Photo by Hannah Foslien/Getty Images) /

A roundup of the latest Green Bay Packers news for Thursday, Aug. 27.

Welcome to the Packers news today.

The Green Bay Packers didn’t practice on Wednesday but they will be back out there this morning in the first of four consecutive days of practice.

It’s been a busy week for the Packers, but with only just over two more weeks to go until the regular season begins, each practice counts. And there’s still a lot of work to be done before the season opener.

Packers news and notes from around FanSided

Green Bay Packers: Could Kamal Martin start at linebacker? (NFL Spin Zone – Cody Williams)

Rookie inside linebacker Kamal Martin has reportedly been one of the standout performers at training camp for the Packers. This is great news for a defense that has needed help at the position in recent years. Cody Williams of NFL Spin Zone looks at the possibility of Martin starting at linebacker this season.

Green Bay Packers: Rick Wagner appears to be odd man out on right side of OL (Dairyland Express – Paul Bretl)

With Lane Taylor impressing at training camp and Rick Wagner currently out with an injury, Paul Bretl of Dairyland Express writes about why it appears Wagner is the odd man out on the right side of the Packers’ offensive line.

Green Bay Packers: Predicting Week 1 starters at offensive skill positions (Lombardi Ave)

Two-and-a-half weeks out from the Packers’ first game of the regular season, I predicted the starters in Week 1 at quarterback, running back, wide receiver, and tight end.

More Packers news and notes from around the internet

Packers cornerback Josh Jackson playing with more finesse while focusing on perimeter role ( – Ryan Wood)

Why Kenny Clark’s new deal probably has nothing to do with Aaron Rodgers’ future (Packers Wire – Zach Kruse)

Nathaniel Hackett says Aaron Rodgers has ’embraced’ evolution of Packers’ offense (Acme Packing Company – Evan “Tex” Western)

We hope you enjoyed this roundup of the latest Green Bay Packers news.