Packers Select Ty Summers, Linebacker, in 2019 NFL Draft - Round 7

MEASURABLES/COMBINE:

4.51 40 / 27 bench press reps / 36 vert / 123 broad jump

CAREER NOTES:

A big-time athlete, Ty Summers played all four seasons at TCU and accumulated 22.5 sacks. He was a durable component to the Horned Frogs' defense, missing just two games in his collegiate career. Summers split time between defensive end and middle linebacker during his senior season. He stood out enough to earn a 2018 NFL Combine invitation, however, he didn't declare until 2019.

SCOUTING REPORT:

NFL.com: Inside linebacker possessing the physical qualities of an NFL player but lacking the necessary instincts and feel to make plays on his terms. While Summers won't always play to his top speed, he could very well run a pre-draft sub 4.6 40, which could make him a late-round target for teams who view him as back-end depth and a potential core special teamer.

The Draft Network:  A four-year starter for Gary Patterson at TCU, Summers profiles as a MIKE linebacker at the next level where his sound processing skills against the run, tackling skills and physicality playing into the line of scrimmage are maximized. Despite strong athletic testing, Summers isn’t the most natural space player and he lacks comfort in coverage. With that said, he has been an effective blitzer and edge rusher which gives him some value on passing downs. Summers has some restrictions and his injury history is alarming, but he has a chance to make an impact in base defense and special teams at the next level.

 

 

COMMENTARY: 

The Packers didn't trade up for either one of Devin Bush or Devin White. They didn't even take Mack Wilson when he was available late on day three. But they found a versatile athlete in Summers who will be able to provide a rotational, interchangeable body for Mike Pettine's defense. The Packers are also expecting a second-year jump from Oren Burks, last year's third-round pick. As of right now, the position still remains relatively bare alongside Blake Martinez, but the Packers could also play safety Josh Jones in the box as a hybrid linebacker if they still want to infuse speed and tenacity next to Martinez.

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Zachary Jacobson is a staff writer/reporter for Cheesehead TV. He's the voice of The Leap on iTunes and can be heard on The Scoop KLGR 1490 AM every Saturday morning. He's also a contributor on the Pack-A-Day Podcast. He can be found on Twitter via @ZachAJacobson or contacted through email at [email protected].

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albert999's picture

April 27, 2019 at 04:44 pm

Could be special teams ace

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sonomaca's picture

April 27, 2019 at 04:45 pm

As a former option QB, they could use him in a Taysom Hill type role in offense. The ultimate utility, 3-way player.

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EddieLeeIvory's picture

April 27, 2019 at 09:43 pm

I like that humor

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Samson's picture

April 27, 2019 at 04:49 pm

Only one pick in the 7th?? -- Hell, under TT the Pack use to own the 7th round. -- Multiple 7th rounders.

This guy actually has some speed & pop.
Injured a lot. -- Maybe NFL training & coaching will help.
Also, he might realize he can earn some big NFL bucks by sticking around a few years. -- That's a strong motivator.

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Irish_Cheesehead's picture

April 27, 2019 at 07:49 pm

Injured a lot?

"He was a durable component to the Horned Frogs' defense, missing just two games in his collegiate career."

What am I missing. Is this incorrect?

EDIT: OK, just read this.

"and his injury history is alarming,"

Those two statements seem to contradict. Or else he played injured all the time.

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LeagueObsrvr's picture

April 28, 2019 at 05:46 pm

I noticed that too. What's up with that?

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MWendlandt's picture

April 29, 2019 at 03:40 pm

He had offseason surgeries on both labrums and played for his first two-plus years with shoulder harnesses.

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Since'61's picture

April 27, 2019 at 04:51 pm

UDFAs next! Thanks, Since '61

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IceBowl's picture

April 27, 2019 at 04:53 pm

QB ..... WR ..... OL ..... RB?

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jeremyjjbrown's picture

April 27, 2019 at 05:04 pm

All of them.

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NickPerry's picture

April 28, 2019 at 11:25 am

Penny Hart! He could be fun as hell to watch in this offense.

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sonomaca's picture

April 27, 2019 at 06:17 pm

CJ Collins...a 6’ 5” 230 pound QB monster from unknown U.

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Jonathan Spader's picture

April 27, 2019 at 06:32 pm

CJ Collins highlights just remove the space

https:// t.co/69QJamNqD4?amp=1

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sonomaca's picture

April 27, 2019 at 06:39 pm

Also, Greg Roberts, an EDGE from Baylor. His father was a guard in NFL (6’ 3” and 260 pounds...how times have changed).

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sonomaca's picture

April 27, 2019 at 06:43 pm

Nijman is another RAS monster, a 9.8!

There’s your developmental athletic tackle.

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sonomaca's picture

April 27, 2019 at 06:47 pm

BTW, Ty Summers is a 9.71.

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sonomaca's picture

April 27, 2019 at 07:23 pm

Kabion Ento 41.5 vert, 11’ 1” broad

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IceBowl's picture

April 27, 2019 at 04:52 pm

Looks like he has been rastliein' cows for a while.

The medical staff has to get him under their wing and "help" him stay healthy.

The "bulls" in the NFL don't have horns, but they hit back.

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Lphill's picture

April 27, 2019 at 04:53 pm

Should have taken Mack Williams, this kid is a special teamer , Packers still lacking depth in the middle team now has only 4 middle linebackers on the roster , 2 will be special teams , if Martinez gets hurt , who is covering?

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Coldworld's picture

April 28, 2019 at 07:26 am

I count 5 currently. Burks, Crawford, Sheldon, now Summers and, after this weekend, Jones would seem destined to head in that direction.

It is also possible that one or more of the OLBs is moved to a dual role or completely to ILB: Donnerson, Gilbert and Fackrel would appear candidates to either shift or share time based on the influx of edge players and resources to move players around across the front.

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jeremyjjbrown's picture

April 27, 2019 at 04:58 pm

With a 40 and 3 cone like that why does he apparently have issues in coverage? I wonder if it's techique that can be taught?

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IceBowl's picture

April 27, 2019 at 05:13 pm

jeremyjjbrown,

If he has a "want to" almost all athletes can be taught.

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Coldworld's picture

April 28, 2019 at 07:32 am

I look at the analysis of his play and think he may be seen as a potential back up option for Martinez. In that scenario, the prime use of his speed would be to get sideline to sideline plus a blitz option.

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Oppy's picture

April 27, 2019 at 05:33 pm

"He was a durable component to the Horned Frogs' defense, missing just two games in his collegiate career."

....

"Summers has some restrictions and his injury history is alarming..."

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Swisch's picture

April 27, 2019 at 06:03 pm

Good catch, Oppy.
Hmm.

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Coldworld's picture

April 27, 2019 at 07:04 pm

Yes, beat me to that contradiction. I’ll take that injury record in a heartbeat.

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greengold's picture

May 11, 2019 at 09:19 am

Summers had surgery to repair a torn labrum in 2014, and high ankle sprains in 2017 and 2018.

Regardless, the kid produced at a high level. He has the size and speed (6-2 235 4.51) to improve in coverage with solid coaching, and listening to the kid, he has the character and will to succeed. On the subject of coverage, he might be far better than the pundit buzz is allowing. Sometimes I wonder where "experts" get their info... Look up his highlights to see for yourself. A number of scouts, both AFC & NFC, had Ty Summers in their Top 100 players list.

Pretty solid in both Man and Zone coverages, and the guy reads route combinations well. Can cover RBs/TEs in short/intermediate areas, plus can run deep. He's effective, even covering WRs out of the slot. The guy covered slot WR Hakeem Butler very well v. Iowa St.

317 tackles, 167 Solo, 22.5 TFL, 10.5 sacks, 2 INT, 9 PD, 1 FF, 1 FR

This dude just loves getting after the QB, and he's got the speed and recognition to close on receivers. VERY solid tackler. Should be a phenomenal STs player. Versatile enough where he played some 5 & 7 tech on the DL due to injuries there, but he's a natural LB.

Ty Summers might be our best VALUE selection in this draft, next to Elgton Jenkins.... uh, Jake Sternberger... Kingsley Keke.... Funny. What a great draft.

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stockholder's picture

May 11, 2019 at 10:59 am

KeKe is a sleeper. ESPN radio loved this pick! Hopefully he will be that good player.

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crayzpackfan's picture

April 27, 2019 at 05:47 pm

Draft is over. So Gute has complete faith in our second year receiving group along with our vets. Free agency and draft made this very clear. He built depth and future on the O line with a sprinkle at TE, but not much else on offense. My takeaway early on was disappointment. However, after I decided to be more calm, and look at this from top to bottom, I think GB looks really stout and deep on defense. I finally see potential for a great deal of balance in all 3 phases of the team. We didn’t get to see Hockenson, the Devins, Allen, Burns, or many others we’ve all been pining for this offseason, but this team, if it stays relatively healthy, and the WR position makes progress, I think we’re all gonna see a very different and exciting team this year. I for one can’t wait. Go Pack

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Swisch's picture

April 27, 2019 at 06:19 pm

Good, sane stuff, crazypackfan.
It may help to remember that Hockenson, the Devins, Allen, and other fan favorites at CHTV were gone by the time the Packers picked at #12.
Burns was available, but I'm concerned that he has bulked up quite a bit in a short amount of time.
In any case, just about all these guys have question marks. Even Nick Bosa is coming off a missed season due to injury, with (I think) another major injury in his past.
From what I can tell, these draft selections of the Packers are not just great athletes, but have shown some significant results on the field.
As our top pick, Gary is an amazing athlete who may have been playing out of his optimal position at too great a weight this past season, and may have been held down statistically by being double and triple teamed -- all of which may have held back his energy and enthusiasm.
A trimmed-down and mentally rejuvenated Gary may be dynamic as an inside linebacker -- with much more power than Devin Bush, and not all that far behind in bursts of speed within a twenty-yard radius.

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crayzpackfan's picture

April 27, 2019 at 06:24 pm

To be honest. Once u remove all the emotions, all but 2-3 are question marks. Cheers

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blondy45's picture

April 27, 2019 at 07:47 pm

I agree Crazy. Gute DOES believe in the current Packer WRs. I have been on this same line of thinking too. He DOES believe in our QBs , he did NOT draft Drew Lock, as some crazy folks on this site wanted. CRAZY! He DOES believe in the Packer's O-linemen. He added depth which I am in favor of. He did NOT draft O-linemen at premium picks, they were not worth it. He did draft a good powerful RB at a position of value. He drafted IMO the best TE Jace Sternberger, a steal in the 3rd round.

I am not a fan of Rashaun Gary. This was my most critical call against Gute for the entire draft, and it was the first pick. I now am completely in favor of Darnell Savage in the most pressing position of need at Safety going into this years draft. I will take a great player in the first round, sacrificing 2 fourth round good guys. Look at the draft in the 4th round (picks 114 and later) in hindsight. Does anyone see a steal for the packers to pick in the entire 4th round? I do not. Adding Keke at DT was great. He is a young & upcoming talent at a position of need for the Pack. ILB was a position of need too. Ty Summers, drafted late but could really stick if he can remain healthy. CB Ka'Dar Hollman is a total unknown, but we can never have too few CB's in the NFL.

In conclusion, the Packers drafted both for value & need. I give them a B grade. All the boxes were checked in areas where the Pack was thin. Super happy we deferred on WR, OL, & QUARTERBACK! Go Pack Go!

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crayzpackfan's picture

April 28, 2019 at 12:34 am

I agree. Well said.

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IceBowl's picture

April 28, 2019 at 12:44 pm

blondy45,

Nice eval. Logic beyond your years.

I don't know a bout Gary either, but as good as Guty did in the rest of the draft, I am willing to trust the pick.

Everyone gets busts and sleepers from time to time though.

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jannes bjornson's picture

April 30, 2019 at 01:22 pm

Not everybody was pining for those 50/50 guys. I like this draft. Allen was never going to fall too far in this draft.

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Packer_Fan's picture

April 27, 2019 at 05:47 pm

Draft is done. Filled holes with S, OL, TE, and LB. Picked two DL & ILB that provide depth and pass rushing abilities. Gary has a shot on starting and I expect the new safety to start. I was hoping to add a WR for depth but trading the two fourth round picks precluded that. Hope Savage was worth it.

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jeepingmakooi's picture

April 27, 2019 at 06:08 pm

Lb is fare from filled...

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Oppy's picture

April 27, 2019 at 06:30 pm

If you include Gary and Summers, the Packers have 11 LB's on the roster right now, before they sign any UFA's or acquire more bodies for camp.

While I agree the LB is far from settled, I don't think it is quite the gaping empty hole some are making it out to be. I'm interested to see how it shakes out.

I think Donnerson is being overlooked as a potential player at LB- perhaps both inside and out. He's got some aggression and bullish strength.

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jeepingmakooi's picture

April 27, 2019 at 06:41 pm

I'm guessing you missed how the middle of the field is open alot.. we need a linebacker that can do it all... One that is naturally there. Not a convert from saftey.

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Coldworld's picture

April 27, 2019 at 07:08 pm

Surely the safety convert type would be the most logical to remedy the defect you point out?

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Oppy's picture

April 27, 2019 at 07:41 pm

While I wasn't a fan of the personality, it's hard to argue that Nick Barnett wasn't a good every-down MLB.. He was a converted safety, was he not?

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Coldworld's picture

April 28, 2019 at 07:40 am

One thing that seems to come out of this draft is that Pettine wants to move players around in the D front. I can see players like Fackrel, who can cover and Gilbert or Donnerson getting snaps in the middle as a result in addition to the safety hybrid types of Burks and Jones. That sets up blitzing opportunities as well as allowing Pettine to get more use out of some existing talent while also potentially improving short area coverage.

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baldski's picture

April 27, 2019 at 06:04 pm

Oren Burke better be ready to step up.

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Coldworld's picture

April 28, 2019 at 07:47 am

The team seem high on him and he was apparently injured through most of the season. It will be very interesting to see who lines up in base 3-4 formations at ILB when camp gets underway, but I think a lot of players will spend time in an ILB position this year.

We will see how the roster shakes out, but I think Pettine is not going to use a set personnel lineup anywhere near as often this year. If players are moving and shifting, OLBs and ILBs will need to as well as far as I see it.

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Lphill's picture

April 27, 2019 at 06:11 pm

Packers gave up too much for Savage , we needed a solid middle linebacker who could start , I would rate this draft a generous C +.

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Oppy's picture

April 27, 2019 at 06:31 pm

Burks, Donnerson in second year could be ready to step in and compliment Martinez.

That's what the offseason is for.

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Lphill's picture

April 27, 2019 at 07:15 pm

I think Donnerson is an outside backer.

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Oppy's picture

April 27, 2019 at 07:43 pm

At 6'3", 250 lbs, he could play anywhere at the second level. He's actually closer to a 3-4 ILB body type than OLB.

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Coldworld's picture

April 28, 2019 at 07:56 am

What we see I think is a blurring of the ILB/OLB and DE/OLB (and NT/DE and ILB/SS in existing players) divide by adding player types that can play either. This ties with Pettine’s desire to shift and confuse. To really do that need flexibility between all four player types. Last year we really did not have that. This draft could be seen as oriented to remedy that.

All smaller OLBs could end up getting snaps in an ILB position under that logic, both to blitz or defend and in both run and pass scenarios. If I am correct, the key will be can we find enough healthy players good enough to make the final roster and make that work. If we can, I’m excited for what this D could be with the DB depth we know have.

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NitschkeFan's picture

April 27, 2019 at 06:32 pm

We will not be able to properly grade this draft for at least another 2-3 years.

Obviously this blog is followed by fans who read many other sources of opinion (mock drafts and “big boards”) and some posters here watch some college ball.

So our immediate grading of the draft is based on those opinions, but if you have followed the NFL for even just a few years you should already know how mediocre the pundits are when comparing the careers of the players with their big board predictions.

That’s not a knock on the pundits. I think NFL GM’s track records are about the same.

They get about a 50-60% hit rate on first rounders and the success rate drops with each ensuing round.

It been a fun weekend guys. I hope (and expect) that Gary, Savage and Jenkins all work out. After that, if any of the other guys become legitimate NFL players it’ll just be a nice bonus.

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Oppy's picture

April 27, 2019 at 06:36 pm

Fans have really lost perspective on the realities of the draft, and I think so much of that lost perspective is due to the proliferation of mock draft boards from multiple sources that simply echo each other's sentiments.

YOu are 100% correct; the draft is a huge crap shoot, even for the guys who get paid handsome salaries to navigate it for their NFL franchises. Somehow, many of us have fallen into believing that those mock drafts, draft boards, etc are gospel and all one has to do to evaluate how good or bad a pick was is to look at the charts from the pundits and see if the player was selected before or after he was 'supposed' to be picked.

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Coldworld's picture

April 28, 2019 at 08:18 am

More and more I see the current social media age as fueling excessive crushes on players through highlight clips and gushing opinions.

Over 30 plus teams, look at how few shared the confidence of social media’s certain hall of fame anointments. I think it is just harder for most people to see through the false messiahs today than even a few years ago.

Gute clearly is an advocate of RAS. While that is more balanced than simply speed as a guide the Raiders once used so unsuccessfully, it still remains to be seen how it works for us and to what extent RAS is a driver of the picks (as opposed to a differentiator in the event of close broader appraisals).

Personally, in the late rounds, I like the idea of shooting for the steal. Most late round picks are toss ups to make the team. Why not go for more than just depth or departure upside? A side benefit ought to be improved special teams, and it is about time we focused on having an effective core ST group again.

Time will tell whether RAS was really a prime driver in our 12th pick. It seems some people have been very high on that player for a very long time. I’d be nervous if it were the real driver in a premium pick and the lack of college production at elite level could support that argument although it could just as easily be how he was moved around, used or simply targeted for multiple coverage.

Theme will tell, but it does look like the move to 21 was motivated by different factors and also we picked a TE based on production not RAS. I have hope that we continue to be more multifaceted in our selections.

I’m excited about what the intent on D seems to be. I do believe that we are going to get more out of our offensive skill players both due to experience but also more varied and imaginative use. I see a battle royal for guard spots finally. The make-weight depth players of later TT year’s are going to be squeezed out I think. That in itself is a plus in a sport of attrition.

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greengold's picture

May 11, 2019 at 10:03 am

NitschkeFan, you're SO dead nuts ON with this.

Any draft geek like myself knows the pundit/prognosticator stuff needs to be taken with a grain of salt, and it is mostly fluff. I've been studying them since 1995 with a fervor. Learned along the way that watching as much as you can helps far more than reading opinions of so called "experts."

Reading the info is all good, but, it needs to be tempered. Stats are good to know, but again, they need to be considered with other factors.

From what I've gleaned altogether, I think Gutey and his staff have done well, and we will just have to wait and see. They've earned my trust thus far.

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draftnut59's picture

April 27, 2019 at 06:59 pm

Sadly disappointed. Not all of it was BG’s fault. A lot of players I really liked got picked just before 12. Would have rather had Burns or Sweat over Gary. Bummed that Lindstrom went so early. Loved the Savage pick, but wasn’t wild about giving up 114 and 118. Shocked Thornhill, Adderly and CGJ went so late. Liked McCoy @ 44 better than Jenkins, but both should be good. Loved Sternberger @ 75, but it took a long time to get to 150. A lot of “talent” fell really hard. Who’d have guessed that Deionte Thompson, Amani Oruwariye, Mack Wilson, Justin Hollins, Blake Cashman, Charles Omenihu, Joe Jackson, D’Andre Walker and David Edwards would all fall into the 5th round? Too bad we got there too late, but of course, some weren’t scheme fits. According to the CHDG, the team loved Keke, and TDN had him going a lot earlier.

OT’s Donnelle Greene & Paul Adams didn’t get drafted. Didn’t see WR DeMarkus Lodge or RB James Washington get drafted either. From the scouting reports I’ve read online, all of them could help the Packers. It’ll be interesting to see what UDFA’s get signed.

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Coldworld's picture

April 28, 2019 at 08:27 am

Nijman who is reported to be signing as a UDFA actually could be a much better long term prospect as a tackle. Obviously late round tackle finds are rare diamonds and UDFAs more so, but he apparently has valid reasons to be raw, premium physical traits and hence the possibility to be a real prospect not just a ceiling as a back-up. If we are going to invest, I’d rather we did so with a prospect who has at least an outside chance to pay back our investment by becoming starter caliber.

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stockholder's picture

May 11, 2019 at 10:52 am

Some players just got over-rated. I think Gute made two mistakes in this draft. 1. Gary. 2. The 2 forth rounders for Savage. Lindstrom was @12 by Kiper. Not surprising! The Thornhill drop was age. And his slower reaction time in the senior Bowl. (Not his college production or RAS) Adderley/Thompson= was like our Jackson. The 1 year jump stuff. Questionable speed.( On and Off) Were able to gamble more in college. Gute did well late! Good college players! It might just make up for Gary. I sure didn't have Summers going in the seventh. Hope he's not Biegal. If he bulks up. He will be better then Burks!

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IceBowl's picture

April 27, 2019 at 09:53 pm

You all R-E-L-A-X.

The Pack has months to test out 90 - to unlimited talents to build the 2019 Packers.

It looks like if these guys are not ready to battle, other athletes will be brought in. Step up or shut up.

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EddieLeeIvory's picture

April 27, 2019 at 09:54 pm

Will Keke be any better than Christian Ringo, Kyri Thornton & Jerel Worthy were for us?

I live in DFW & near TCU.
I never watched them & thought Summers could be a Packers ILB.

But I believe in Savage a lot, and think Pettine can get Rashan Gary to tap into his rare talent.
And I believe in Dexter Williams.

Then again, I was hyped about Malachi Dupree, DeAngelo Yancey, Rajion Neal & John Crockett.

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sonomaca's picture

April 27, 2019 at 10:12 pm

First round hit rate is slightly more than 50%, and it goes down from there. If 30% of your draft class hits, you’ve done well.

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sonomaca's picture

April 27, 2019 at 10:21 pm

Here are there 2012 1st round busts:

RGIII
Trent Richardson
Matt Khalil
Justin Blackmon
Morris Claiborne
Mark Barron
Ryan Tannehill
Quintin Coples
Shea McClellin
Brandon Weeden
Nick Perry
AJ Jenkins
David Wilson

There are some others who are OK players, and a few stars.

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albert999's picture

April 28, 2019 at 07:29 pm

Ty summers is a tackling machine

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PAPackerbacker's picture

April 29, 2019 at 02:28 am

Agreed. But watching some of his video highlights has me concerned he will draw the flag a lot in the NFL because of slamming players to the turf. Hopefully he can make the roster.

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greengold's picture

May 11, 2019 at 10:44 am

TCU's Ty Summers, covering Iowa St. slot WR Hakeem Butler, helped to hold him to 2 rec for 14 yds on the day, his lowest receiving totals in a game all of 2018.

Ty Summers could be a true draft diamond. Huge value pick in R7. Had 27 reps at the combine, #3 in the LB class. Dude is tough as nails. Seems a lot of Gutey's picks fall into that category. He could be one of many steals in this draft.

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greengold's picture

May 11, 2019 at 11:10 am

At 6-2 235 4.51, Summers could be a solid 3 down ILB in Pettine's scheme. He has insane recovery speed and is able to stick with RBs out of the backfield as well as TE's in intermediate space.

His stats speak volumes on his abilities as does his tape, both highlights and interviews, which I would encourage everyone to watch. Solid addition in every respect coming out of the 7th Round.

317 tackles, 167 Solo, 22.5 TFL, 10.5 sacks, 2 INT, 9 PD, 1 FF, 1 FR

Great recognition in defending the passing game, pretty solid tackler. His arms are shorter than most of the draft class, but, his heart seems much bigger than many. I think he was a nice pick there.

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greengold's picture

May 11, 2019 at 11:24 am

For comparison's sake, let's look at Devin Bush's (5-11 234 4.43) stats:

172 tackles, 91 Solo, 18.5 TFL, 10 sacks, 1 INT, 11 PD, 0 FF, 0 FR

How about Devin White (6-0 237 4.42)?
286 tackles, 114 Solo, 28.5 TFL, 8.5 sacks, 1 INT, 9 PD, 4 FF, 3 FR

Take away Summers' Freshman year stats, and these players compare quite favorably.

If you are going by stats.... well, .... based simply on that, and looking at his height advantage, I kind of like Summers better. Seems like the more well rounded player.

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greengold's picture

May 11, 2019 at 11:49 am

I'll add just one more thing on Ty Summers:

Filling in at EDGE for another injured TCU player in week 1 of last season, Summers earned the best EDGE grade in the Big 12 by PFF at 87.4

Southern HC Dawson Odums said after the game he thought Summers is one of the better players in the country... “We’re not talking about this ballgame. I am talking about in the country – NFL, college, high school – he is one of the best." That's some pretty high praise. (Quote from Fort Worth Star-Telegram)

The Packers now have what looks like pretty solid depth at ILB, and I'm sure the kid will crush it on STs.

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Leap's picture

May 12, 2019 at 09:40 am

greengold, I had Summers above Devin Bush in my Linebackers board. He is slightly smaller however his game reminds me a lot of Leighton Vander Esch. In my opinion the defenses biggest problem was not stopping the run last season. This is where Gary and Summers will help in their first year. SPEED. Thanks greengold for your perspective.

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