For a variety of reasons, Ted Thompson hasn't gotten much bang for his buck from last year's defense-heavy draft and his selections at safety, in general. Tuesday's release of Jerron McMillian amplified that fact.
December 3, 2013
Alongside starter Morgan Burnett, the second safety spot is more a matter of skill-set. With M.D. Jennings and Jerron McMillian, the Packers feel like they know what they have regardless of which player assumes the No. 1 spot on the depth chart.
August 15, 2013
Can David Bakhtiari buck the trend as a fourth-round tackle? Perhaps, as the rookie has been one of the standouts — run blocking and pass protection — of the first two days of contact drills. Plus, Jerron McMillian, Jonathan Franklin, Eddie Lacy and more from Tuesday.
We get to No. 30 in our fifth-annual preseason player rankings. C.J. Wilson (No. 30) and A.J. Hawk (No. 31) are two of the most underrated run defenders on the team.
The starting position alongside Morgan Burnett is up for grabs and there's a glaring lack of depth at a position marked by incredible youth.
Deliver a big hit — legal or not — and face the consequences. That's basically what the NFL has become. No team knows that more than the Green Bay Packers.
December 6, 2012