What To Look For: Packers Defense

Here's a position-by-position preview of what to watch when the Packers' defense is on the field at New England on Thursday.

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For the Green Bay Packers, the preseason begins on Thursday. Here’s a little something to look for at every position in a game that will be more about the backups than the starters.

Defensive line: The starting three of B.J. Raji, Mike Daniels and Letroy Guion are set. After that, it’s going to be a free-for-all — a fact only amplified by the season-opening suspension for Guion and Datone Jones. That likely will force the Packers to keep at least one extra lineman for the Week 1 game at Chicago. Among Jones, Mike Pennel, Lavon Hooks, Josh Boyd, Khyri Thornton, Christian Ringo and Bruce Gaston, Gaston arguably has had the best camp. It’s just one factor but he’s 7-4 in the one-on-one drill; Daniels (6-5) is the only other defensive lineman with a winning record.

Outside linebackers Clay Matthews has singled out Jermauria Rasco on two occasions. James Vaughters had a productive Family Night. Adrian Hubbard is a towering 6-foot-6 with the Alabama pedigree. Can any of them rise to the occasion to force their way onto the roster?

Inside linebackers: We'll have our breakdown in a pregame video. Here’s defensive coordinator Dom Capers’ breakdown: “That’s going to be an area we’ll be following very closely as we go through the preseason. Nate (Palmer) has got very good command of the defense and is making the calls. Obviously, he’s playing with that club on right now but I think he’s doing a good job playing with that club. Jake (Ryan) being a rookie, I think that he knows the calls and you see him improve. It will be interesting to see him in a competitive situation, a game-type situation. I think Joe Thomas has made progress. You’ve seen some improvement from him in every practice. So we’ve got a number of guys there that we’re going to have to get a good look at. I think we’ll have a much better feel as we move through these preseason games to really how it stacks up.”

Cornerbacks: This is a great preseason schedule for the Packers and their new-look secondary. It’s (perhaps) Tom Brady on Thursday, followed by Pittsburgh’s Ben Roethlisberger and Philadelphia’s Sam Bradford directing Chip Kelly’s high-octane offense in the third game. Sean Payton might not play Drew Brees in the finale but he’s a pass-first coach. Rookies Damarious Randall (first round), Quinten Rollins (second round) and LaDarius Gunter (undrafted) have flashed at times. They’ll be put to the test by Brady, an elite quarterback, and Jimmy Garoppolo, who coach Bill Belichick must get ready to start the season. Beyond that, as position coach Joe Whitt said last week, “We haven’t tackled anybody live yet.”

Safeties: This appears to be the one position without much intrigue, with Micah Hyde and Sean Richardson serving as the top backups and Chris Banjo a core member of the special teams. Jean Fanor is the only other safety on the roster.


Bill Huber is publisher of PackerReport.com and has written for Packer Report since 1997. E-mail him at packwriter2002@yahoo.com, or leave him a question in Packer Report’s subscribers-only Packers Pro Club forum. Find Bill on Twitter at twitter.com/PackerReport.


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For the Green Bay Packers, the preseason begins on Thursday. Here’s a little something to look for at every position in a game that will be more about the backups than the starters.

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Defensive line: The starting three of B.J. Raji, Mike Daniels and Letroy Guion are set. After that, it’s going to be a free-for-all — a fact only amplified by the season-opening suspension for Guion and Datone Jones. That likely will force the Packers to keep at least one extra lineman for the Week 1 game at Chicago. Among Jones, Mike Pennel, Lavon Hooks, Josh Boyd, Khyri Thornton, Christian Ringo and Bruce Gaston, Gaston arguably has had the best camp. It’s just one factor but he’s 7-4 in the one-on-one drill; Daniels (6-5) is the only other defensive lineman with a winning record.

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Outside linebackers Clay Matthews has singled out Jermauria Rasco on two occasions. James Vaughters had a productive Family Night. Adrian Hubbard is a towering 6-foot-6 with the Alabama pedigree. Can any of them rise to the occasion to force their way onto the roster?

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Inside linebackers: We'll have our breakdown in a pregame video. Here’s defensive coordinator Dom Capers’ breakdown: “That’s going to be an area we’ll be following very closely as we go through the preseason. Nate (Palmer) has got very good command of the defense and is making the calls. Obviously, he’s playing with that club on right now but I think he’s doing a good job playing with that club. Jake (Ryan) being a rookie, I think that he knows the calls and you see him improve. It will be interesting to see him in a competitive situation, a game-type situation. I think Joe Thomas has made progress. You’ve seen some improvement from him in every practice. So we’ve got a number of guys there that we’re going to have to get a good look at. I think we’ll have a much better feel as we move through these preseason games to really how it stacks up.”

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Cornerbacks: This is a great preseason schedule for the Packers and their new-look secondary. It’s (perhaps) Tom Brady on Thursday, followed by Pittsburgh’s Ben Roethlisberger and Philadelphia’s Sam Bradford directing Chip Kelly’s high-octane offense in the third game. Sean Payton might not play Drew Brees in the finale but he’s a pass-first coach. Rookies Damarious Randall (first round), Quinten Rollins (second round) and LaDarius Gunter (undrafted) have flashed at times. They’ll be put to the test by Brady, an elite quarterback, and Jimmy Garoppolo, who coach Bill Belichick must get ready to start the season. Beyond that, as position coach Joe Whitt said last week, “We haven’t tackled anybody live yet.”

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Safeties: This appears to be the one position without much intrigue, with Micah Hyde and Sean Richardson serving as the top backups and Chris Banjo a core member of the special teams. Jean Fanor is the only other safety on the roster.

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\r\nBill Huber is publisher of PackerReport.com and has written for Packer Report since 1997. E-mail him at packwriter2002@yahoo.com, or leave him a question in Packer Report’s subscribers-only Packers Pro Club forum. Find Bill on Twitter at twitter.com/PackerReport.

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For the Green Bay Packers, the preseason begins on Thursday. Here’s a little something to look for at every position in a game that will be more about the backups than the starters.

Defensive line: The starting three of B.J. Raji, Mike Daniels and Letroy Guion are set. After that, it’s going to be a free-for-all — a fact only amplified by the season-opening suspension for Guion and Datone Jones. That likely will force the Packers to keep at least one extra lineman for the Week 1 game at Chicago. Among Jones, Mike Pennel, Lavon Hooks, Josh Boyd, Khyri Thornton, Christian Ringo and Bruce Gaston, Gaston arguably has had the best camp. It’s just one factor but he’s 7-4 in the one-on-one drill; Daniels (6-5) is the only other defensive lineman with a winning record.

Outside linebackers Clay Matthews has singled out Jermauria Rasco on two occasions. James Vaughters had a productive Family Night. Adrian Hubbard is a towering 6-foot-6 with the Alabama pedigree. Can any of them rise to the occasion to force their way onto the roster?

Inside linebackers: We'll have our breakdown in a pregame video. Here’s defensive coordinator Dom Capers’ breakdown: “That’s going to be an area we’ll be following very closely as we go through the preseason. Nate (Palmer) has got very good command of the defense and is making the calls. Obviously, he’s playing with that club on right now but I think he’s doing a good job playing with that club. Jake (Ryan) being a rookie, I think that he knows the calls and you see him improve. It will be interesting to see him in a competitive situation, a game-type situation. I think Joe Thomas has made progress. You’ve seen some improvement from him in every practice. So we’ve got a number of guys there that we’re going to have to get a good look at. I think we’ll have a much better feel as we move through these preseason games to really how it stacks up.”

Cornerbacks: This is a great preseason schedule for the Packers and their new-look secondary. It’s (perhaps) Tom Brady on Thursday, followed by Pittsburgh’s Ben Roethlisberger and Philadelphia’s Sam Bradford directing Chip Kelly’s high-octane offense in the third game. Sean Payton might not play Drew Brees in the finale but he’s a pass-first coach. Rookies Damarious Randall (first round), Quinten Rollins (second round) and LaDarius Gunter (undrafted) have flashed at times. They’ll be put to the test by Brady, an elite quarterback, and Jimmy Garoppolo, who coach Bill Belichick must get ready to start the season. Beyond that, as position coach Joe Whitt said last week, “We haven’t tackled anybody live yet.”

Safeties: This appears to be the one position without much intrigue, with Micah Hyde and Sean Richardson serving as the top backups and Chris Banjo a core member of the special teams. Jean Fanor is the only other safety on the roster.


Bill Huber is publisher of PackerReport.com and has written for Packer Report since 1997. E-mail him at packwriter2002@yahoo.com, or leave him a question in Packer Report’s subscribers-only Packers Pro Club forum. Find Bill on Twitter at twitter.com/PackerReport.

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