NFL Free Agency: Green Bay Packers on Day One

March 6, 2010   ·     ·   Jump to comments

On Day One of NFL Free Agency, the Green Bay Packers did nothing.
Wow. What a shocker! If you did not expect exactly this, you do not know Ted Thompson, sometimes referred to as Tightwad Ted.
Okay, that is just me, but I have never had anyone defend him from that moniker. This man has not signed a significant free agent since Charles Woodson in his first year as General Manager.
I guess he wanted to end his free agency pursuits on top.
In other words, expect more of the same in the coming week. Green Bay will only release players, not sign them. They have already released Chad Clifton, Mike Montgomery, and Matt Giordano, and you can be sure Aaron Kampman is next.
These are not players we will miss. Montgomery was unable to get on the field despite a thin defensive line, and Matt Giordano was inadequate in relief of an injury-ravaged secondary that should be deep enough in the upcoming season; even if not, his skill level can easily be replaced by someone not...

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