Morgan Burnett and David Bakhtiari were two players who didn’t hold up their end of the bargain in the Packers’ 23-20 loss on Sunday.
Packers general manager Ted Thompson ignored all avenues to add depth at safety in 2013, be it the NFL draft, undrafted free agency or veteran free agency.
Brian Carriveau joins Bart Winkler on K107 to discuss the impact of Burnett’s return to the Packers defense.
Out of Aaron Rodgers, Clay Matthews and Morgan Burnett, the Packers only got one good half of football from three players expected to play bigger roles.
#Packers have ruled out Morgan Burnett and Jarrett Bush. — Rob Demovsky (@RobDemovsky) September 20, 2013 In a move that looked inevitable considering Mike McCarthy’s tone throughout the week, Packers safety Morgan Burnett has officially been ruled out of Sunday’s game against the Bengals. Fellow secondary members Casey Hayward and Jarrett Bush also won’t be [...]
The veteran Packers safety did not practice on Thursday as Green Bay prepares to face Cincinnati this weekend.
The Packers safety is looking to put an early season hamstring injury behind him so he can take part in Green Bay’s home opener on Sunday against Washington.
“If we only would have had Morgan Burnett, we woulda won that game.”
The return of safety Morgan Burnett and slot cornerback Casey Hayward will be a boon to a Packers secondary working with lesser talent.
The veteran safety had suffered a hamstring during training camp and would appear to still be dealing with the after effects.
Casey Hayward, Morgan Burnett and Brad Jones all suffered hamstring injuries on Friday night against the Seahawks.
In our best-case scenario, Morgan Burnett grabs at least five interceptions in 2013 and is named to the first Pro Bowl of his career.
The Packers safety looks to make an average of $5.215 million over the next five seasons, which doesn’t even place him among the top ten paid players at his position in the NFL.
The Green Bay Packers honored their one millionth fan to take a guided Lambeau Field tour. That and more in today’s Daily Links…
NFL Network’s Ian Rapoport has the initial numbers on the Packers’ safeties contract extension.
Jason Perone of AllGreenBayPackers.com joins Railbird Central to discuss a prospective Morgan Burnett contract.
Spotrac.com also predicts Burnett to receive a contract with $16 million in guaranteed money. That and more in today’s Daily Links…
Jason LaCanfora reports the Packers are working on a deal with the team’s fourth-year safety.
There’s very little depth at safety in Green Bay, and beyond Morgan Burnett, there’s not much experience either. As little as one injury at the position could be costly.
The Packers have approximately $13.5 million in salary cap space this season. Will they use it to extend B.J. Raji, Morgan Burnett, Sam Shields, James Jones or Jermichael Finley?