MIAMI, FLORIDA - NOVEMBER 23: Jonathan Garvin #97 of the Miami Hurricanes in action against the FIU Golden Panthers in the first half at Marlins Park on November 23, 2019 in Miami, Florida. LB Jonathan Garvin GREEN BAY – Looking back, it can be viewed as a three-game stretch that put a young, "super raw" prospect on a path to the NFL. With roster cuts looming, it now looks like Garvin is not only going to make the final roster but that he will see some playing time as well. Well, as we continue on down the depth chart after The Smiths and Gary, the Packers have plenty of young and talented options to fill that fourth and possibly fifth spots on the roster.

A former four … Jonathan Neo Darnell Garvin (born July 28, 1999) is an American football linebacker for the Green Bay Packers of the National Football League (NFL). He played college football at Miami. Packers-Buccaneers: Why the best pass-rushing team will likely win, Packers Wire staff predictions: Week 6 at Buccaneers, Packers vs. It's still applicable to the 20-year-old (he'll turn 21 in late July) who decided to enter the NFL Draft a year early. Take a look at Packers LB Jonathan Garvin during his college career. "I think that's when the world noticed because of a couple of high-profile plays," Miami head coach Manny Diaz said in a phone interview with packers.com. "We thought he had a ton of upside, and that's still the word for him," Diaz said. Tackles for loss dropped similarly to nine, though he still had five sacks. According to Pro Football Focus (subscription required), during those same two seasons, he would also record 43 run stops, 33 hurries, and 12 quarterbacks hits. The Green Bay Packers edge-rushing unit is perhaps one of the deepest positions on the team this season. We'll never pass along your email address to spammers, scammers, or the like. So as we scroll through Twitter daily, read articles from the beat reporters, and try to glean any sort of information that we can on the Green Bay Packers’ edge-rusher battle, recently there was a telling quote from Mike Pettine that gives us some insight into who is standing out. He could finish plays. "I'm sure playing the run will be a bigger priority. The Packers are hoping to cultivate that knack after making Garvin a seventh-round draft choice last month, the last of Green Bay's nine selections at No. Buccaneers: 5 keys to victory for Matt LaFleur's team in Week 6, Packers CB Kevin King to be game-time decision vs. Joining them is Rashan Gary, who has put together an excellent training camp up to this point and appears poised for that Year 2 leap. Diaz was the Hurricanes' defensive coordinator for Garvin's first two seasons before ascending to the top job last year. The following browsers are supported: Chrome, Edge (v80 and later), Firefox and Safari.

242 overall pick in Round 7 of the 2020 NFL Draft. Certainly, solid production for a late seventh-round pick and on top of that, Garvin has recently just turned 21-years-old. "This kid is so young. Photos: Packers LB Jonathan Garvin in college. I don't know how they'll use him.

Over that two year span as a stater, Garvin would total 97 tackles, including 26 for a loss, along with 10.5 sacks. Related Articles news

Getty Images JONATHAN GARVIN, EDGE, MIAMI ROUND 7, PICK NO. There is, of course, Za’Darius Smith and Preston Smith, who combined for 25.5 sacks, 167 total pressures, and 28 tackles for loss last season. 242 overall), a pick obtained from Baltimore in 2018 in exchange for RB Ty Montgomery. Pettine wouldn’t go on and on about Garvin by any means, but mentioning him when discussing players who are going to be “a big part” of the edge rusher group this season is very telling. Even the lesser-known Delontae Scott has had some nice reps. "He just started showing up. The Packers selected Garvin in the seventh round of the 2020 NFL Draft, 242nd overall.. A lengthy pass rusher, Garvin racked up 10.5 sacks in two seasons as a starter at Miami.

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As Pettine would point out, along with several draft analysts in their pre-draft scouting reports, Garvin is an exciting player who flashed some serious potential on his college tape. Welcome to Packers Wire's European Union Experience. Preston Smith discussed Tim Williams playing a larger role this season, and Randy Ramsey – a.k.a Rambo – is making plays in training camp.

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Latest on LB Jonathan Garvin including news, stats, videos, highlights and more on NFL.com GREEN BAY – Looking back, it can be viewed as a three-game stretch that put a young, "super raw" prospect on a path to the NFL. 242

Build your custom FanSided Daily email newsletter with news and analysis on All Wisconsin Sports and all your favorite sports teams, TV shows, and more. If you follow along with the Packer beat reporters’ live tweets, we’ve consistently seen Garvin’s name mentioned. It's what he remembered most about the Lake Worth, Fla., native as he tried to keep Garvin in his home state. "I don't care what round you're picked in, I don't think any of these guys are finished products yet, and usually the ones that have the will to continue finding ways to improve are the ones the last.". Diaz felt as Garvin gained more experience, he understood opponents and schemes better and his instincts really shined through. His early impact as a freshman for the Hurricanes led to a breakout sophomore campaign in which he started every game and finished second on the team with 17 tackles for loss, including 5½ sacks. With Kyler Fackrell leaving in free agency, Green Bay has no clear-cut candidate for the No. The Green Bay Packers took Miami's Jonathan Garvin in the seventh round of the NFL Draft Saturday. 242 overall. Special-teams abilities will factor into the competition as well. The production didn't continue on the same trajectory in his junior season of 2019, as his total tackles were nearly cut in half (60 to 37). Your favorite teams, topics, and players all on your favorite mobile devices.

Pettine mentioned Garvin while discussing how the Packers would … The Packers selected Garvin in the seventh round of the 2020 NFL Draft, 242nd overall. As the Green Bay Packers look to round out their edge-rusher position, Mike Pettine hints at rookie Jon Garvin playing a big role in 2020. Although Garvin would leave Miami after his junior season, he is a very experienced collegiate player having appeared in 13 games as a true freshman, while making 24 starts over his next two seasons. "He does have a gift for rushing the passer," Diaz said.

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All Wisconsin Sports news from FanSided Daily, Green Bay Packers: 5 Bold Predictions for 2020 NFL Season, Milwaukee Bucks’ New Playoff Schedule Revealed, Preston Smith discussed Tim Williams playing a larger role this season, Packers: Vikings Add Yannick Ngakoue Ahead of Week 1 Matchup, Red Sox Trade Mitch Moreland To San Diego Padres, Green Bay Packers: 3 Last Minute Free Agent Additions, Green Bay Packers Work Out 6 More Players on Thursday, Top 25 Super Bowl Performances of All Time, Each NHL Team's Most Likely Future Hall of Famer, 30 Greatest Teams in Premier League History, 28 most memorable buzzer beaters in March Madness history. The decision to bypass his senior season makes him a great unknown as he enters the NFL and fights to make the Packers' roster. He was a guy showing a knack for making a play to help the team win.". He could have played another year of high school football. Biography Was drafted by the Packers with the second of two selections in the seventh round (No. EDGE Jonathan Garvin, Miami STRENGTHS —Checks all the boxes on the hoof at 6'4", 263 pounds with 34" arm length. Latest on Green Bay Packers linebacker Jonathan Garvin including news, stats, videos, highlights and more on ESPN The Green Bay Packers select Miami defensive lineman Jonathan Garvin with the No. While those three will take a bulk of the edge-rushing snaps this season, with Kyler Fackrell now with the New York Giants, the Packers have at least one spot open and potentially two, depending on how many edge-rushers they want to roster. Green Bay Packers is a registered trademark of the Green Bay Packers LLC. The 6-foot-4, 257-pound edge rusher waited a long time to get selected, which suggests another year to refine and polish his game at the major college level would have proven beneficial. (Photo by Mark Brown/Getty Images). The "super raw" description was Diaz's from the recruiting process. Your privacy is safe with us. Growth and development aren't always in a straight line, and Garvin's game has plenty of maturation left to go. Latest on Green Bay Packers linebacker Jonathan Garvin including news, stats, videos, highlights and more on ESPN Meanwhile, both rookie edge rushers, Tipa Galeai and Jonathan Garvin, are making noise as well. The following week against Virginia Tech, he recorded his first college sack, forcing and recovering a fumble on the play. Diaz characterizes Garvin as a smart player who will know where he needs to get better. Earlier this week in a Zoom call with reporters, Pettine was asked about taking some of the pressure off of The Smiths.

It is highly recommended that you use the latest versions of a supported browser in order to receive an optimal viewing experience. Young holdovers Randy Ramsey (practice squad) and Greg Roberts (injured reserve) will be among those in the mix, along with Garvin.

He might drop into coverage more than we dropped him here.

The latest stats, facts, news and notes on Jonathan Garvin of the Green Bay Packers A lengthy pass rusher, Garvin racked up 10.5 sacks in two seasons as a starter at Miami.

The competition rages on, but the Packers are excited about seventh-round pick Jonathan Garvin, an edge rusher from Miami. That's how young he was.". Midway through his true freshman season at the University of Miami in 2017, Jonathan Garvin blocked a punt at North Carolina. By: Zach Kruse.