Despite numerous questions in the backfield, the Packers didn't re-sign Ryan Grant or draft a running back. Can James Starks stay healthy? Can Alex Green get healthy? Plus, who is the sleeper of the position group and is there anyone on the roster bubble?
July 17, 2012
Alex Green, a third-round pick last season, is attacking his rehab with a vengeance. When Green was injured last season, Brandon Saine showed plenty of promise. These big, sure-handed running backs could be major factors in the backfield.
May 13, 2012
The Packers put third-round pick Alex Green on IR, replacing him on the active roster with fellow rookie running back Brandon Saine. Among a few other moves, the Packers brought back safety Anthony Levine to the practice squad and released Cecil Newton.
October 31, 2011
Ohio State tailback Brandon Saine recently finished an excellent career at Ohio State, and the tailback is hoping his versatility lands him a spot on an NFL roster next year. Saine recently participated in the Logan's Sports autograph signing, to raise money for the James Cancer in the name of Stefanie Spielman. Saine spoke of his career in this video interview.
February 16, 2011
Saturday might be senior day at Ohio Stadium, but one of Ohio State's players who will be honored found himself receiving an impassioned plea last weekend from a player two years his younger. That story and more are in included in the final regular-season edition of "Jard Work."
November 26, 2010
It was a rough game for a lot of players, but few wound up taking more heat than Ohio State running back Brandon Saine (pictured) and the team's offensive line. In his Tuesday press conference, head coach Jim Tressel said the struggles between the two units might be related.
October 6, 2010
The last three weeks have not been the most productive for senior Ohio State running back Brandon Saine. After a hot start to the season, the team captain has not been able to get untracked in recent games. As he looks back on the first month of the season, Saine is as puzzled by his struggles as the next guy.
September 29, 2010