These stints were one sad footnote in their legendary careers, We break down and render a verdict on your most difficult trade proposals ahead of Week 6 , What's surprised us so far as we reach the season's quarter-mark , Odell's COVID-19 test came back negative, clearing the Browns WR to return to team headquarters (NFL Network). Buccaneers, Packers' Pro Bowlers Davante Adams, Kenny Clark both good to go vs. Bucs, Packers rule out Tyler Ervin, list Kevin King, Za'Darius Smith as questionable, Playoff preview? Opinions vary, but these picks look solid for moving the chains...negative analysis provides more click bait than the positives. There were multiple teams that could have drafted AJ Dillon, but Green Bay could be the most ideal for the back. Running back A.J. Apr 25, 2020 On Friday night, the Green Bay Packers selected Boston College running back AJ Dillon in the 2nd round (62nd pick) of the 2020 NFL Draft. A look at the upcoming game, including how to watch and listen. The Green Bay Packers selected Boston College running back A.J. His freak NFL Combine numbers, including a 41 inch vertical and 4.5 40 yard dash clearly opened scouts eyes.
Packers Wire staff predictions: Week 6 at Buccaneers, Packers vs. Also like the 3rd rd pick of a receiving TE who has proven he will win contested balls. Even with the injury. Boston College running back A.J. By: Zach Kruse. Shoutout to everyone who’s helped me along the way! Can the Packers pressure Tom Brady and make him uncomfortable? It's more likely than not Dillon will start his career as a change-of-pace rusher behind lead tailback Aaron Jones.
This was a huge moment for the burly back out of Lawrence Academy, who defied mock drafts and analysts--including this writer--by landing so early in the draft. Early in the season he suffered a leg injury and never seemed the same running back for the remainder of the season. Rogers gets needed support in addressing two offensive needs both of which will strengthen the offense on 3rd downs. He chose the Eagles after decommitting from Michigan, who planned on playing him as a linebacker. Guty showed us a lot last year...excited to see how this year shakes out. I have a feeling you are happy to be wrong!! Dillon came to Boston College in 2017, a highly touted four star recruit out of Lawrence Academy. Zach Kruse (3-1): Packers 24, Buccaneers 23. With more lanes to run in, Dillon's speed and shiftiness should make him productive at the NFL level. Bleacher Report's Matt Miller listed Dillon as the ninth-best running back and the best power back available in 2020. A dream come true, can’t wait to get started. It’s official! AJ Dillon’s dynasty value following the 2020 NFL Draft. If either get hurt, or if Matt LaFleur wants to use him on situational plays, Dillon could find a role right away with the Packers. The knocks have been the amount of rushes that Dillon ran (845), and hasn't had much production in the passing game. Dillon … Some BC news from Wednesday that we didn't get to feature on the site. After trading up for quarterback Jordan Love in the first round at No. Register today for free or log in to access this premium article. Final previews and predictions heading into Saturday's matchup against the Hokies, Watch along as we discuss today's game between the Eagles and Panthers. You can follow us for future coverage by clicking "Follow" on the top righthand corner of the page. On Friday night, the Green Bay Packers selected Boston College running back AJ Dillon in the 2nd round (62nd pick) of the 2020 NFL Draft.
Sign up for the Packers Wire newsletter to get our top stories in your inbox every morning. Dillon has signed his rookie contract with the Green Bay Packers. The official source for NFL news, video highlights, fantasy football, game-day coverage, schedules, stats, scores and more. A.J. Also be sure to like us on Facebook & Twitter: Twitter - @BostonCollegeSI and AJ Black at @AJBlack_BC. Welcome to Packers Wire's European Union Experience.
Dillon has signed his rookie contract with the Green Bay Packers. With a balanced offense, weather, and stable of other backs, Dillon could be in good position to start a strong NFL career. First, Aaron Jones and Jamaal Williams both are on the last year of their rookie contracts. This will give Dillon the opportunity to ease into the NFL game, and not be thrusted into the starting lineup right away. Running back A.J. But Dillon silenced many doubters at the NFL Combine when he grabbed every pass during during drills. The browser you are using is no longer supported on this site. Our weekly episode of the BC Bulletin podcast has been dropped, make sure to follow and rate us on Apple podcasts or where ever you get your podcasts. Being drafted by the Packers is an ideal landing spot for Dillon. He's as shifty in the passing game as he is out of the backfield and can provide quarterback Aaron Rodgers a different look in the running game. The Green Bay Packers (4-0) and Tampa Bay Buccaneers (3-2) will do battle in an early-season NFC showdown at Raymond James Stadium on Sunday afternoon. © 2020 NFL Enterprises LLC. What does Boston College have to do to defeat the Hokies? Most notably, Green Bay has begun laying the framework for the long-term future of its offense. The Eagles are looking to make a step forward this season as they begin practice this week. I'm sure they're both great kids but...a third string QB in round 1 (Grade D) and a third string RB in round 2 (Grade C+). A look at the upcoming game, including how to watch and listen. Dillon had a down year in 2018, after a strong start.