Join Lombardiave on Railbird Central
This Monday morning I have the privilege of joining Brian Carriveau on CheeseheadTV's Railbird Central podcast where we'll talk about everything and anything Packers that can be squeezed into a 10-minute time slot.
Mon May 20, 2013
James Starks: The odd man out
James Starks during the first quarter against the Minnesota Vikings at Lambeau Field last Dec.
Sat May 18, 2013
Green Bay Packers: Early Look at 2013 Training Camp Battles
The last time we saw the Green Bay Packers in action, the San Francisco 49ers had a field day at Candlestick Park as they cruised to a 45-31 victory.
Forget the O-line and RBs, biggest Packers position battle comes down to the kicker
Yes, we all know about the running back battle that's being hyped between rookies Eddie Lacy and Johnathan Frankly who fight it out with in-house backs DuJuan Harris, Alex Green and James Starks; and yes, we know about the offensive line battles that are going to shape up, especially at the right tackle position that will feature Don Barclay, ... (more)
Wed May 15, 2013
Green promises to push for starting tailback job in Green Bay
Lacy and Johnathan Franklin . The reason? The Green Bay Packers haven't had a 1,000 yard rusher since 2009 when Ryan Grant rushed for 1,253 yards and 11 touchdowns.
Tue May 14, 2013
Packers RB Alex Green takes draft in stride, says he's finally healthy
In the second round, the Packers took Eddie Lacy . In the fourth round, they traded up for Johnathan Franklin .
Sun May 12, 2013
Packers expect spirited competition at running back
Green Bay - One of the greatest myths clouding the Green Bay Packers' 2012 season was that Mike McCarthy refused to run the football.
Sat May 11, 2013
Packers rookie RBs friends, competitors
Eddie Lacy and Johnathan Franklin say they're already friends. The two Green Bay Packers rookie running backs are also roommates, teammates and competitors.
Fri May 10, 2013
Projecting the Green Bay Packers' Most Heated Roster Battles This Season
After making 11 selections in April, general manager Ted Thompson has filled many of the holes on the Green Bay roster.
Packers reach deals with three draft picks
There were some positive reports about the state of running back Eddie Lacy 's toe recently, but the team hasn't yet reached a deal with their second-round pick.
Tue May 07, 2013
Acme Packing Company
Breaking Down the Packers' Running Game
The NFC North running game has almost become a competition the last couple years, a competition that the Packers have always come last in since the Dorsey Levens era, or debatably the Ahman Green prime era.
Mon May 06, 2013
WNFL-AM Green Bay
Have the Packers found their running attack?
It last had a regular season, 100-yard rusher when running back Brandon Jackson gained 115 yards on Oct.
Risk vs. Reward: Examining Eddie Lacy's Toe Injury
It has been widely reported that Alabama running back Eddie Lacy , at one point considered a first-round NFL Draft lock, fell to the Green Bay Packers because a toe condition scared off interested teams.
Fri May 03, 2013
Eddie Lacy Madden-style
Eddie Lacy as he appeared in an Alabama Crimson Tide uniform. See below for a look at what Lacy might look like in a Packers uniform.
Thu May 02, 2013
fantasy football: Eddie Lacy plans to play Week 1
Lacy could face competition: If the draft is any indication, the Green Bay Packers are serious about shoring up their weak run game after selecting Eddie Lacy and Jonathan Franklin .
Ted Thompson uses high pick for Eddie Lacy at running back
For the majority of his first eight drafts, Green Bay Packer general manager Ted Thompson has strolled right past the running backs aisle during his annual shopping sprees.
Wed May 01, 2013
Packers Offseason Moves Place Emphasis on Running Game
With the draft now in the rear view mirror, the offseason moves of the Green Bay Packers provide a peek into the offices at 1265 Lombardi avenue .
Acme Packing Company
Packers Post-Draft Positional Review: Running Back
There are a few new faces in the Packers' backfield, but what kind of an impact will they make early on? In the second installment of our Post-Draft Roster Breakdown series, we have decided to assess where the Green Bay Packers stand at running back.
Tue Apr 30, 2013
Packers running backs have got to be looking over their shoulders
Cedric Benson started last season as the Packers running back before being injured.
Mon Apr 29, 2013
Packers 2013 draft a Ted Thompson classic
These are terms with which we here in Titletown have become all too familiar. Ted Thompson's draft philosophy has proven itself worthy in the past.