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Green Bay’s New Look Front Seven

There was talk during the offseason about the Green Bay Packers going for a new body type along their defensive line, and that seems accurate right now. Gone are players like 340-pound Ryan Pickett and 325-pound Johnny Jolly. They have been replaced in the base defense so far in camp by Datone Jones and Mike Daniels, who weigh 285 pounds and 300 pounds respectively. B.J. Raji will...
Via Packers Talk Radio Network
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Ryan Pickett wants to keep playing

Free agent defensive lineman Ryan Pickett plans on playing this season even though no one has signed the 34 year-old veteran. “I can still play ball. Just turn on the tape,” Pickett said by phone, per the Milwaukee Journal-Sentinel. “I can do my job. And I do it well. I like to prove people wrong. I feel great. I don’t feel old.” A free agent, Pickett hopes to get a call...
Via Pro Football Zone
26 days ago  |  Discuss

Free Agent News: Ryan Pickett waiting for a call

NFL stories haven't been surfacing the sports landscape for some time now, but in the midst of the dullness we're reminded of Ryan Pickett. The free agent defensive tackle hits 35 in October, and while his chances of landing a new home soon may seem awfully slim, he believes he deserves another shot.#135006703 /"I can still play," Pickett said from...
Via Sports Rumor Alert
27 days ago  |  Discuss

Green Bay needs to re-sign Ryan Pickett; He claims he is ready

After five seasons in St. Louis and another eight in Green Bay, 34-year-old free agent defensive tackle Ryan Pickett wants one more shot to suit up. “I can still play ball. Just turn on the tape,” Pickett told the Milwaukee Journal Sentinel this week. “I can do my job. And I do it well. I […] The post Green Bay needs to re-sign Ryan Pickett; He claims he is ready appeared...
Via NFL Draft Diamonds
28 days ago  |  Discuss

Free Agent NT Ryan Pickett Hoping To Have A New Team By Training Camp

  Free Agent NT Ryan Pickett recently mentioned that he expects to be on a roster by the start of training camp. “I can still play ball. Just turn on the tape,” Pickett said, via The Milwaukee Journal Sentinel. “I can do my job. And I do it well. I like to prove people wrong. I feel great. I don’t feel old.” Pickett wouldn’t say which teams he has been in contact...
Via NFL Trade Rumors
28 days ago  |  Discuss

Mike McCarthy: Door not closed for Pickett, Jolly and Finley to return

Packers head coach Mike McCarthy told The Bill Michaels Show that the door is open for Ryan Pickett, Jermichael Finley and Johnny Jolly to all return as they remain in a holding pattern as free agents. “No doors are closed yet, and we’ll see what happens,” McCarthy said, via “It’s always something that I think you have to be realistic about in the...
Via Pro Football Zone
June 14, 2014  |  2 Comments

Packers could still re-sign Jolly and Pickett

Today Rob Demovsky answered questions from the Packers fans in a session called PackerMail. When he was asked about Johnny Jolly and Ryan Pickett, Demovsky would not rule out a return. Curt Cozad @63GBPackerfan @RobDemovsky Rob, what’s the word on the street regarding @RyanPickett79 and @JJolly97 getting resigned? #PackersMail Demovsky: It’s a holding pattern at […] The post...
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April 26, 2014  |  Discuss

Packers Remain In A “Holding Pattern” Regarding Re-Signing Ryan Pickett & Johnny Jolly

  According to Rob Demovsky of, the Packers remain in a “holding pattern” regarding free agent defensive linemen Ryan Pickett and Johnny Jolly. Demovsky expects them to wait until after the draft to decide on either players, but mentions that Jolly’s neck injury is “recovering nicely” and shouldn’t be an issue. Packers’ HC Mike McCarthy mentioned during...
Via NFL Trade Rumors
April 26, 2014  |  Discuss

Ryan Pickett believes the Packers can win the Super Bowl

    Even though the Packers haven’t won in a month,  defensive lineman Ryan Pickett believes they can turn things around and win the Super Bowl. “I think we have a group of guys who have the right attitude,” Pickett said via the Milwaukee Journal-Sentinel. “Nobody’s feeling like it’s over. Everybody’s ready to get back to work and get...
Via Pro Football Zone
November 26, 2013  |  Discuss

Packers' Pickett returns from concussion

The return of veteran defensive lineman Ryan Pickett won't automatically fix everything that has been wrong with the Green Bay Packers' run defense the past few weeks. It can't hurt, though. Pickett was back at practice Wednesday after sitting out the past two games to recover from a concussion sustained in the Packers' Dec. 11 victory over the Oakland Raiders....
Via AP on Fox
December 28, 2011  |  Discuss
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