tinyfav.com
tinyfav.com May 26, 2018


Focus turns to offense on day three, draft trio of wide receivers

30 April 2018, 03:37 | Hattie Nash

ROD MAR

RM1_1913

At 6-foot-1, 192 pounds, the Packers like Jackson's physical ability. He ended the season with 48 total tackles to go along with eight interceptions, two defensive touchdowns, and 18 defended passes.

The Packers made a trade earlier in the evening with the Saints, getting New Orleans's No. 27 pick and fifth-round pick in the 2018 draft.

Green Bay has 11 picks remaining in the final two days of the draft.

But they hope that they've shored up their pass coverage after adding Iowa cornerback Josh Jackson in the second round.

The Packers were also tied for No. 20 in the National Football League in interceptions, which is where Jackson likely comes into play. But at least they have one on day two.

If there's a story to be told down the road about General Manager Brian Gutekunst's first draft, it'll focus on the players picked and not on the room he commanded. They wanted a corner and get a darn good one.

Prince George wears school uniform to meet his new younger sibling
Years ago, the arrival of a new prince would mean he'd frog-leap over his older sister in the line of succession to the throne. After the all-important meet-and-greet with his brother and sister , it was time for the newborn prince to meet the world.

Arbor Day Focuses Public On What Trees Mean To Us
When she finished, yet another tree was added to those totals when foresters put in a brand new tree at Wellesley Park. Now that both of them are retired, they enjoy contributing to a number of organizations for community betterment.

Beijing, Delhi mull joint projects in Afghanistan
China on Saturday said it won't push India hard if it has issues joining Beijing's multi-billion dollar Belt and Road project. During the meetings, Xi pointed out that China-India relations need to be stable and development based on mutual trust.

Whether you believe in fate, destiny, God, the universe, nothing at all, or another entity, deity, or philosophy altogether, we can all agree: It's amusing how things work out. That is a big deal because many believe that next year's class will be even deeper.

With the 133rd overall pick in the fourth round, the Packers selected wide receiver J'Mon Moore, the only Mizzou player to attend the Senior Bowl and NFL Combine this year. Although he wasn't a first-rounder, he will still be just as big as a player as he is set out to be.

"I'm so happy and it's such a surreal feeling", Jackson said of being drafted by a organization that will keep the Texas native in the Midwest.

"He played a lot of zone defense at Iowa.he basically started for one year.this is a guy who looks the part, and boy, last year, he certainly played the part", said WTMJ Packers Radio Network voice Wayne Larrivee.

The Packers selected a long snapper in the seventh round.

"The Packers showed some interest the last few days and they were the first ones to have an offer ready", said Gibson, who is from Beardsley, Minn., and grew up a Minnesota Vikings fan.



Other News

Trending Now

Lamar Jackson hopes to be drafted as quarterback in NFL Draft
He does say that he is right on track in terms of recovery and should be good for mini-camps which kick off in June. Controls defensive linemen of all shapes in sizes with excellent leverage, a wide base, and plenty of power.

Lucky Hamilton wins incident-packed Azerbaijan Grand Prix
He would have had to stop soon but for the Red Bull crash, which allowed Bottas to pit and keep the lead. Vettel was running nine seconds clear of Valtteri Bottas before making his pit-stop on lap 30 for softs.

Nine students killed and 10 injured in a mass stabbing in China
The knife-wielding man attacked students near a secondary school in the Shaanxi province as they were heading home for the day. One, since China has strict gun control laws, knives are the preferred weapon in mass attacks like this.

Cubs' David Bote out of Saturday lineup, optioned to Triple-A
Darvish left with the Cubs ahead 2-1, but Christian Yelich hit a seventh-inning sacrifice fly off Brian Duensing. Darvish gave up nine runs, 14 hits and eight walks in his previous two outings, losses to Atlanta and Colorado.

Simon Harris to organise free repeat smear tests after cervical cancer controversy
Minister Harris announced on Friday that he had sent in a senior squad to review CervicalCheck and to undertake an investigation. The Minister for Health , Simon Harris , and the Tanaiste, Simon Coveney, have apologised to Ms Phelan and her family.

Rob Gronkowski confirms he will be back with Patriots for 2018 season
How does Rob Gronkowski make his money? Patriots tight end Rob Gronkowski will suit up for New England for the 2018 season . Julian Edelman is coming back, but Kenny Britt and Jordan Matthews can't be relied on to be big contributors.

Alexis Sanchez has a dig at his former club Arsenal
Instead, Antoine Griezmann found a pivotal away goal that leaves Arsene Wenger's men in trouble of falling short. We were not good enough to win it. "We needed that, a bit more experience, mental aggressiveness".

Israel launched air strikes on naval targets in Gaza
Israeli warplanes struck a military target belonging to the armed wing of Hamas , a security source said Friday. President Abbas, however, insisted on fully taking over Gaza Strip, and said he would continue his actions.

The Mohamed Salah magic show rolls on
Meanwhile, Roma have described the behavior of some of their fans before Tuesday night's match against Liverpool as "abhorrent". Liverpool will rue their missed chances and poor late defending, but remain well on course for a first final in 11 years.

YouTube making changes to help protect children online
It's the kind of control parents have been asking for from the popular app, but it also puts the onus on them to filter content. In addition to the comments, some YouTubers were posting disturbing and sometimes violent videos with keywords targeting kids.