Archive for: NFL Draft

The Backdeck vs The Mayor: Picking The First Three For The Packers

The Backdeck vs The Mayor: Picking The First Three For The Packers

Ed Note: In what I hope may become an occasionally recurring column here on Pocket Doppler, welcome to The Backdeck vs The Mayor! In this post I asked Tom ‘Backdeck’ Knigge & Kyle ‘The Mayor’ Cousineau to give me... read more »

 

A Worth(y)while Draft Pick: Packers Nickel and DTs

A Worth(y)while Draft Pick: Packers Nickel and DTs

It’s no secret that I think A.J. Hawk is one of the most overrated players on our roster. Michigan bias aside (Go Blue), I don’t think he’s performed to the caliber of expectations or a first round draft pick. In 2009,... read more »

 

Sailing the Seas of Cheese: Why Nick Collins isn’t a Factor in the 2012 Draft

Sailing the Seas of Cheese: Why Nick Collins isn’t a Factor in the 2012 Draft

Dont get me wrong. I love Nick Collins. There is no question in anyone’s mind that his absence contributed to the Packer’s rather anemic performance on the defensive side of the ball all season long. As we near the 2012 NFL... read more »

 

Thursday Q & A: Lane Olson, UW-Whitewater

Spotlight: Local and Regional Athletes Training in Wisconsin The final part in this series features University of Wisconsin-Whitewater linebacker Lane Olson. Whitewater is coming off of its second straight Division III Championship... read more »

 

Thursday Q & A: Kyle Theret, University of Minnesota

In the second part of this series covering local and regional athletes training in Wisconsin for the upcoming NFL Draft, we shine the spotlight on California native Kyle Theret, a four year starter at defensive back for the University... read more »

 

Thursday, no wait, Wednesday Q & A: Brad Thorson, University of Kansas

(Ed.Note, Wally: For the next 3 weeks I’ll be handing over the reins of the Thursday Q & A to Brian H as he presents a series of interviews he had done with some college football players and NFL hopefuls as they prepare for... read more »

 

Daybreak Doppler: Drafted Out

This week’s Daybreak Doppler Dames theme is ‘The Wonderful World of Oz – Women from Australia’. A Miranda Kerr (from Sydney, Australia) sort of morning. On Saturday, the Bucks avoided the sweep... read more »

 

Sunday Morning Musings

Now that the dust has settled on the 2010 NFL draft, on the surface it appears the end result was more about acquiring depth than providing any major impact for this year’s Green Bay Packers. The way the Packer secondary was dissected... read more »

 

Daybreak Doppler: 20 Runs and Pick 23

This weeks Daybreak Doppler Dames theme is ‘2010 Top 5 Draft Picks’. A Christina Hendricks (who was born in Knoxville, Tennessee & Eric Berry, SS, Tennessee to the Chiefs with pick #5) sort of morning. I... read more »

 

Daybreak Doppler: I’ll Have a Draft Please

This weeks Daybreak Doppler Dames theme is ‘2010 Top 5 Draft Picks’. A Michaela Hagerty (who attended & cheered for Oklahoma State & Russell Okung, OT, Oklahoma State to the Redskins with pick #4) sort of morning. ... read more »