Packers select Week 14 captains

Posted by Duke Bobber on December 13, 2015 – 11:25 am

151208-captains-ALL-dal

As per team tradition, the Packers select game captains each week. Today’s captains will be TE Richard Rodgers (offense), LB Mike Neal (defense) and CB Demetri Goodson (special teams).


Tags: , , , , , ,
Posted in Packers.com Blog

R. Rodgers, Daniels, Masthay selected as captains vs. Rams

Posted by Duke Bobber on October 11, 2015 – 9:00 am

151011-ALL-captains-stl

As per team tradition, the Packers select game captains each week. Today’s captains will be TE Richard Rodgers (offense), DT Mike Daniels (defense) and P Tim Masthay (special teams).


Tags: , , , , , ,
Posted in Packers.com Blog

Packers invest in Cal tight end Richard Rodgers

Posted by Vic Ketchman, packers.com editor on May 9, 2014 – 10:16 pm

140509-rodgers-blog-300GREEN BAY–Richard Rodgers is a tight end loaded with upside, and he’ll have a chance to develop his talents in an offense famous for developing tight ends.

Rodgers, 6-4, 257, made a position switch from tight end to wide receiver while at California. He made the move seamlessly enough to vault into the third round of the NFL draft, but as a tight end. Rodgers was selected by the Packers on Thursday night with the 98th overall pick, the Packers’ second of two third-round picks and the team’s final pick of the second day of the draft.

“His father is the special teams coach of the Carolina Panthers. Played wide receiver at 245 pounds last season. Was a 270-pound blocking tight end the year before. Shows flashes but he’s green as grass. Has skill but needs time,” packers.com draft analyst Tony Pauline said of Rodgers.

Packers.com has provided a full report on the third round.

 


Tags: , , ,
Posted in Packers.com Blog

Packers NFL Draft 2014: Meet the draft class

Posted by Duke Bobber on May 8, 2014 – 11:59 pm

Mike McCarthy makes ‘big letters’ promise about defense

Packers draft class is reason to feel betterRead More

DRAFT RECAP VIDEOS

Meet the players

1. Ha Ha Clinton-Dix, S, Alabama
2. Davante Adams, WR, Fresno State
3a. Khyri Thornton, DE, Southern Mississippi
3b. Richard Rodgers, TE, California
4. Carl Bradford, LB, Arizona State
5a. Corey Linsley, C, Ohio State
5b. Jared Abbrederis, WR, Wisconsin
6. Demetri Goodson, CB, Baylor
7. Jeff Janis, WR, Saginaw Valley State

 

 

Ha Ha Clinton-Dix, Alabama

#21 HA HA CLINTON-DIXS – ALABAMA – HT: 6-1 – WT: 208 – 1st Round, #21 Overall

AUDIO/VIDEO

additional coverage

Back to top

 

 

#17 DAVANTE ADAMSWR – FRESNO STATE – HT: 6-1 – WT: 212 – 2nd Round, #53 Overall

AUDIO/VIDEO

additional coverage

    • Photo gallery: The best of Davante Adams

      The Packers turned their attention to offense and the loss of James Jones in free agency by selecting Fresno State wide receiver Davante Adams with the 53rd pick of the 2014 NFL Draft.

Back to top

 

 

#94 KHYRI THORNTONDE – SOUTHERN MISSISSIPPI – HT: 6-3 – WT: 304 – 3rd Round, #85 Overall

AUDIO/VIDEO

ADDITIONAL COVERAGE

Back to top

 

 

#89 RICHARD RODGERSTE – CALIFORNIA – HT: 6-4 – WT: 257 – 3rd Round, #98 Overall

AUDIO/VIDEO

Additional coverage

Back to top

 

 

CARL BRADFORDLB – ARIZONA STATE – HT: 6-1 – WT: 252 – 4th Round, #121 Overall

AUDIO/VIDEO

Additional coverage

Back to top

 

 

COREY LINSLEYC – OHIO STATE – HT: 6-3 – WT: 301 – 5th Round, #161 Overall

AUDIO/VIDEO

Additional coverage

Back to top

 

 

JARED ABBREDERISWR – WISCONSIN – HT: 6-1 – WT: 195 – 5th Round, #176 Overall

AUDIO/VIDEO

Additional coverage

Back to top

 

 

DEMETRI GOODSONCB – BAYLOR – HT: 5-11 – WT: 197 – 6th Round, #197 Overall

AUDIO/VIDEO

Additional coverage

Back to top

 

 

JEFF JANISWR – SAGINAW VALLEY STATE – HT: 6-3 – WT: 219 – 7th Round, #236 Overall

AUDIO/VIDEO

Additional coverage


Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , ,
Posted in Packers.com Blog