Why “Packer Nation” Is So Upset With Ted Thompson

April 11, 2010   ·     ·   Jump to comments

There is much debate over Ted Thompson. Is he driving us into the ground? Is he just keeping us on life support? Is he the one behind any success on our team?
There are some very good reasons to be mad at Teddy.
For example, Ted does not do free agency. The only signings he's done is with Woodson, Pickett, and Chillar. These have proven to be successful signings. But he's been manager for five years, you'd think he'd be more aggressive than this.
Take the Bears for instance. They're paying $91 million to Julius Peppers in a six-year deal. They signed possibly the best second string RB in the free market in Chester Taylor for $12 million. These are good examples of aggressive moves in free agency.
Would you ever expect Thompson to make a move like this? Even if there was dire need at a certain position, do you think he would pay someone that much money? The answer is quite overwhelmingly no. Ted Thompson would actually let the season go to waste rather than make such...

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