If Gary and Savage pan out, then this class will wind up being near the top vs. being slightly above average.”, Thor Nystrom of RotoWorld: D. “Bizarre Day 1, as Green Bay over-drafted the heck out of Rashan Gary, who never developed at Michigan with an NFL coaching staff led by Jim Harbaugh, and then use a second-first rounder on Darnell Savage when guys like Amani Hooker, Chauncey Gardner-Johnson and Deionte Thompson were available on Day 3.”, Help | Press | Advertise With Us | Jobs | FOX Cincy | RSS | Site Map
But it’s hard to know where both will fit to contribute as rookies and they need some time to convert their skills into real production.”.
30 in the first round. That said, giving grades for each selection will undoubtedly vary depending on who you ask. Packers draft picks 2020: NFL Draft grades by team, all of Green Bay's selections Keep track of exactly who the Packers are taking where during the 2020 NFL Draft. Inside access.
“The Packers trade a pair of fourth-round picks to move up nine spots, and they land and an athletic playmaker for the back end of their defense. share url email fbmsngr whatsapp sms.
This is an odd pick from a need standpoint because Gary has similar skills to Mike Daniels and free agent Za’Darius Smith.
“Kinda felt like a Ted Thompson draft with the priority on big guys and defense with the weapons for Aaron Rodgers coming later. Green Bay fans should be extremely excited about the potential of this year’s group. Share this article 234 shares share tweet text email link ... GRADE: B+ Gallery 2019 NFL Draft first-round pick order and results.
Some coaches wouldn’t know what to make of that, but Packers defensive coordinator Mike Pettine will take it.
Gary is an incredible athlete, but injuries and inconsistency held him back. This is a major reach. Head coach Matt LaFleur needed another tight end, and Sternberger turned out to be a nice value as a receiving threat in the mid-third round.”. … In terms of perceived value and excitement, it doesn’t grade well.”, Bryan Fischer of Athlon Sports: B. He will be an effective nickel defender and will pop ball-carriers whenever possible. And the Packers wouldn’t be the Packers if they suddenly started drafting for need.”, Luke Easterling of Draft Wire: C+.
Trading away two fourth-round selections (one of which was gained from Washington for Ha Ha Clinton-Dix) was fine given their multiple early picks this year.”, Vinnie Iyer of the Sporting News: No grade issued, but Iyer labeled the Packers one of his Day 1 losers.
But who is kidding who — we all want to know what others think of the selections made by our favorite team now. Packers’ Rodgers not thrilled with selection of Love, but respects it, Green Bay Packers 2020 undrafted free-agent capsules, How NFL draft affected Packers’ 2020 opponents, NFC North report: Vikings select most NFL-ready talent, Packers take different approach, Packers GM discusses why team didn’t draft any receivers, Green Bay Packers 2020 NFL draft capsules, Packers wrap up 2020 NFL draft with two seventh-round selections, Packers beef up in sixth round, select three offensive linemen. That said, giving grades for each selection will undoubtedly vary depending on who you ask.
Round 2, Pick 44: Elgton Jenkins, OL, Mississippi State. Green Bay Packers, Elgton Jenkins (Photo by Ronald Martinez/Getty Images). The hybrid safety/slot defender is a muscled-up über-athlete who brings versatility and intensity to the Green Bay defense. “Adding young depth along the defensive line is a need, but there are bigger ones (inside linebacker, tight end).
Rashan Gary, selected 12th overall, was only on the field for a quarter of the defensive snaps. 12 even if the defensive line and edge looked well stocked already. General manager Brian Gutekunst wasn’t shy about selecting players he believed best suited their needs, especially in the first round. He, or someone very comparable to him, would’ve been available at No. Google Image: Packers Safety Darnell Savage Jr. With the regular season over for the Green Bay Packers and the playoffs right around the corner, it is a good time to look back on how the Packers did in the 2019 draft. Savage lives up to his namesake as a hitter; he’s a heat-seeking missile who flies downhill to make backfield tackles while showing off an innate ability to read route combinations and the quarterback’s eyes. Doesn’t strike fear in opponents. It’s also understandable why the grade isn’t higher. And as a result of the Packers ‘ strong start to the 2019 draft, Gennaro Filice of NFL.com has given them a B-plus grade, which ranks first in the NFC North. In fact, several anonymous league sources have named the Packers as one of the teams that have had an excellent draft. It wasn’t a steep price to pay, but this year’s safety class is too deep to be trading up for one.
Eric Edholm of Yahoo Sports: Elgton Jenkins – B- | Jake Sternberger – B. Kevin Manahan of NJ.com: Elgton Jenkins – B. Walter Cherepensky of Walter Football: Elgton Jenkins – A | Jake Sternberger – A-. With that in mind, let’s first take a look back at how we graded all the draft classes immediately after the 2019 NFL Draft. The Packers presumably trust that young D-line coach Jerry Montgomery can help Gary hone his considerable raw talent.”, Mike Tanier of Bleacher Report: B.
Dave Heller @dave_heller FOX Sports Wisconsin Apr 29, 2019 at 11:49a ET . The Packers selected cornerback Jaire Alexander with the No.
Packers; by JakeTalkSports_ - January 5, 2020 January 4, 2020 0 177. Here’s a quick recap of who the Packers selected in this year’s draft: Round 1, Pick 12: Rashan Gary, EDGE, MichiganRound 1, Pick 21: Darnell Savage Jr., S, MarylandRound 2, Pick 44: Elgton Jenkins, OL, Mississippi StateRound 3, Pick 75: Jace Sternberger, TE, Texas A&MRound 5, Pick 150: Kingsley Keke, DL, Texas A&MRound 6, Pick 185: Ka’dar Hollman, CB, ToledoRound 6, Pick 194: Dexter Williams, RB, Notre DameRound 7, Pick 226: Ty Summers, ILB, TCU. However, he has great athletic upside as a defender in the Packers’ scheme.