Category Archives: Green Bay Packers

Datone Jones Heads To Minnesota’s 4-3 Defense

When Packers drafted Datone Jones, there was a great deal of excitement. He projected around the spot Green Bay selected him, and he brought a pass-rushing aspect to the 3-4 defense of Dom Capers. Things never worked out the way they were supposed to for

Eddie Lacy Eats His Way Out Of Green Bay

News broke this morning that former Green Bay running back Eddie Lacy signed with Seattle Seahawks. Fans patiently awaited the offer figuring the NFC West champions gave him two or three years like he desired from teams. That didn’t happen. He received a one-year deal

Tapping The Keg Podcast: The Bracket Busters

Tapping The Keg Podcast returns for another edition. This time, we are talking NCAA bracket and what to make of the 2017 NCAA Tournament. One thing to note, we had to tape this podcast over Skype due to bad Wisconsin weather so you need to

What Does T.J. Lang’s Departure Mean For Packers O-Line

For someone who is a Ted Thompson basher, I wonder how this morning went for them. On one hand, they signed two tight ends to give Aaron Rodgers more offense than maybe since the 2010 season, and the other hand, he lost two interior linemen

Martellus Bennett Chooses #80 Thanks To Twitter

Green Bay Packers new tight end Martellus Bennett did something cool on Twitter over the weekend. He let Packers fans and Twitter followers chose his next number. I, myself, chose 85, but the people went with number 80. A number made famous by Donald Driver,

Lance Kendricks Adds A New Element For Packers

On Saturday afternoon, Green Bay added another tight end by bringing Milwaukee native Lance Kendricks back to Wisconsin where they signed him to a one-year deal. This is the second tight end move in as many days, and it can be said, Green Bay isn’t

Martellus Bennett Signs With Packers, Yes Really.

On Friday, Packers Twitter collapsed on itself for the morning and afternoon. People were saying the season was over, and Ted Thompson is rebuilding this team after news came out Green Bay and Jared Cook broke off talks for a new contract. The amount of

PODCAST: NFL Free Agency Frenzy With Murph

Nolan Murphy pays Tapping The Keg boys a visit to talk NFL free agency. We look at what’s happened already with Packers players like Micah Hyde, JC Tretter and Nick Perry. We also talk about what’s next for the remaining free agents along with a

Packers Bring Back Nick Perry At Right Price

Green Bay Packers made one move on the first day of free agency. That move was re-signing Nick Perry to a five-year deal worth 60 million dollars. Green Bay is taking a risk that Perry plays like he did for the last year and the

Bills Overpaid Micah Hyde & That’s Okay

Green Bay Packers lost one of their free agents this afternoon when Buffalo Bills announced they were signing Micah Hyde to a five-year deal worth 30 million dollars. This is a lot of money for a guy who doesn’t have a position. It’s like in