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Peter Bukowski from SB Nation, Packer Report and more brings you a daily look at the Green Bay Packers year round with Locked On Packers! Go beyond the latest injury news into what you're seeing on the field, how it works, and how it might change with new players or against a division rival. It's the podcast for fans who know what happened, they want to know why and how! Part of the Locked On Podcast Network.

Peter Bukowski from SB Nation, Packer Report and more brings you a daily look at the Green Bay Packers year round with Locked On Packers! Go beyond the latest injury news into what you're seeing on the field, how it works, and how it might change with new players or against a division rival. It's the podcast for fans who know what happened, they want to know why and how! Part of the Locked On Podcast Network.

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Peter Bukowski from SB Nation, Packer Report and more brings you a daily look at the Green Bay Packers year round with Locked On Packers! Go beyond the latest injury news into what you're seeing on the field, how it works, and how it might change with new players or against a division rival. It's the podcast for fans who know what happened, they want to know why and how! Part of the Locked On Podcast Network.

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English


Episodes

Why aren't we talking about Will Fuller as a Packers target?

3/1/2021
They tried to trade for him, maybe twice. They wanted to sign him when they tried to trade for him. Matt LaFleur loves him. So why is J.J. Watt the only Texan we are talking about in connection to the Packers when Will Fuller could be a target. We break it down, plus hit on our Mock Draft Monday with a CB-heavy draft. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

Duration:00:30:39

Why can we learn from the NFC Championship Game? And what can't we?

2/26/2021
Last year, the thought was the Packers had to commit to stopping the 49ers, then San Francisco fell off the map in 2020. So what lessons can we actually learn from the loss to the Buccaneers? And more important, what false conclusions should we avoid? Plus, we discuss the future of Robert Tonyan and why he may not be long for Lambeau. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

Duration:00:32:45

JJ Watch: Packers among top 3 choices for J.J. Watt

2/25/2021
John Clayton reported Wednesday the Packers were one of three teams leading the J.J. Watt sweepstakes. Why it might be time to start getting your hopes up. Plus, we make the case for this being the year Green Bay may actually seriously consider drafting a linebacker early. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

Duration:00:32:46

2021 Packers Offseason Report Card -- Offensive Tackle

2/24/2021
How did the Packers OT's play in 2020? We break down what they got from David Bakhtiari, Billy Turner and Rick Wagner, plus why none of those guys may be the RT of the future (but that guy is already on the roster). We look at potential free agent options and where Green Bay would have to pick a tackle in this 2021 draft class. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

Duration:00:34:44

Expert Tuesday with 1250 The Fan's Bart Winkler

2/23/2021
Bart Winkler just wants a Super Bowl. The 1250 WSSP host hated the Jordan Love pick and wants the team to build around Aaron Rodgers for a Super Bowl run. We talk about his frustration, how the Packers can make it better and go win one with Rodgers. Plus, we open the show wondering if Richard Sherman or Patrick Peterson could be in play for Green Bay. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

Duration:00:40:35

Packers cut Christian Kirksey, Rick Wagner plus Mock Draft Monday

2/22/2021
The Packers cleared significant cap space by moving on from Christian Kirksey and Rick Wagner, but now what do they do at those positions? Plus, how much closer does this get them to having the money to sign J.J. Watt? We break it down, plus dive into Mock Draft Monday with a chance to look at what could happen if Green Bay does want to grab a receiver early. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

Duration:00:28:39

Former Packers Exec Andrew Brandt talks shrinking cap, Aaron Rodgers, more

2/19/2021
He handled the purse strings when the Packers drafted Aaron Rodgers, so what does Andrew Brandt think of watching him now? Brandt shares his memory of what it was like drafting Rodgers, when they knew he was the guy, plus what he makes of the bizarre cap situation for 2021, what it means and more. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

Duration:00:35:42

What really are the Packers offseason needs in 2021?

2/18/2021
We've danced around the topic, but on today's show we tackle it head on: Where are the pressure points on this team? Where can they get better and more importantly where do they need to get better? We start with the defense, then focus on the offense, and finally Peter puts together a mock draft incorporating the needs (even though teams shouldn't draft this way). Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

Duration:00:33:29

What the 2020 draft can tell us about the 2021 class

2/17/2021
The Packers have recently telegraphed where they intend to use their picks, at least the positions, where they see value in draft classes. Last year, they focused on a handful of groups but didn't draft from every bucket. Could the unfilled buckets become prime territory this year? We discuss, plus explain how that could impact their desire to add a WR later in the draft. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

Duration:00:28:52

Why CB2 is the single biggest hole on the Packers roster heading into 2021

2/16/2021
The Packers might sign J.J. Watt and could use some diversity in their skill players, but the biggest place they could stand to improve is the cornerback spot opposite Jaire Alexander. We break down why and discuss how Green Bay might effort a fix. Plus, would fans trade places with Bucs supports over the last decade for a Super Bowl? Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

Duration:00:30:43

Will the Packers turn down for J.J. Watt?

2/15/2021
The Houston Texans released J.J. Watt on Friday and over the weekend, a number of teams including the Packers reached out, according to reports. Would he make sense and what does he bring for Green Bay? Plus can they afford it? A move with David Bakhtiari's contract—convenient timing?—frees up over $8 million in space, but will to be enough? We break it down on today's show. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

Duration:00:31:09

Chris Russell from Locked on WFT explains why Joe Barry makes sense

2/12/2021
Chris covered Joe Barry in Washington when Barry was the DC and Russell insists Barry is a terrific hire for the Packers not just for his energy and passion, but his quality as a person. We discuss his evolution as a coach, why that situation didn't work out, and what Sean McVay saw in Barry to bring him to LA. Plus, we open the show with a discussion about Green Bay's approach to the offseason, in particular the draft. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

Duration:00:36:59

BONUS EPISODE – Locked On Today – The only 20 minutes you need to be prepared for the day in sports.

2/11/2021
The latest from Atlanta where they are getting ready to host an NBA All-Star game that players don't want and fans are confused over. LeBron James sends the Lakers into overtime against the Thunder. The Suns ended the Milwaukee Bucks win streak. Karl-Anthony Towns returned for the first time since contracting COVID-19. A 5-team trade in the WNBA. Are the Jets the most interesting NFL team this offseason? Plus, Can the Vikings pull off what the Buccaneers did? It's the Q of the day. Learn...

Duration:00:18:29

What positions and players could be Packers free-agent targets?

2/10/2021
The Packers won't have a ton of money to spend to bring in free agents this spring, but they could snag some veterans on the cheap? Who could they be and what positions have good value? We use Matt Schneidman's article in The Athletic as a starting point. Plus, we talk about star players wanting more say on roster moves and team building. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

Duration:00:32:35

Mock Draft ... Tuesday, plus why the Packers, Bucs built similar ways

2/9/2021
We pushed out Mock Draft Monday back a day because of the Joe Barry breaking news. Look for OT and DB early with playmakers deep in the 3-5 round range. We also discuss the similarities in how the Bucs and Packers built their contenders despite #thenarrative. Plus, what's going on with Barry's coaching staff? Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

Duration:00:31:32

Packers hire Joe Barry as new DC: Who is he?

2/8/2021
The Packers tried to hire Wisconsin DC Jim Leonhard, but he turned them down, so Matt LaFleur brought in his old pal Joe Barry to replace Mike Pettine. What happened with the search? How did Barry become the lead candidate; where did he come from and what does he bring to Green Bay? We break it all down today. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

Duration:00:30:39

Could Packers go bargain hunting in free agency?

2/4/2021
Reports put the cap jump higher than previously though, which could allow the Packers enough room to maneuver. With the middle class free agents still likely to be crunched, Green Bay could cash in and find some bargains. Plus, with Mike Pettine out in Green Bay, is the scheme the problem making Jim Leonhard, for example, unappealing? We discuss that and more. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

Duration:00:33:30

Matt LaFleur broadens DC search, Packers cap situation, more

2/3/2021
We got an extensive list of defensive coordinator candidates for Matt LaFleur, including fan favorite Jim Leonhard. We discuss the candidates in more depth, plus dig into a listener question about adjusting Aaron Rodgers' contract to make it easier to compete in 2021. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

Duration:00:36:12

Expert Tuesday with NBC26's Rachel Hopmayer on Rodgers, new DC

2/2/2021
The Packers insist Aaron Rodgers is their quarterback for more than just right now, they're still looking for a new defensive coordinator and we learned some new names associated with that search. Rachel Hopmayer from NBC26 in Green Bay joins the show to talk about her first year on the beat in the middle of a pandemic, the latest in the Rodgers melodrama, what direction makes the most sense for the DC search and more. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

Duration:00:36:00

Packers move on from Mike Pettine, Lions trade Stafford, more

2/1/2021
Mike Pettine will not be back as defensive coordinator for the Packers in 2021, and we got our first glimpse of who might be. We break down the latest for Green Bay. Plus, the Lions make a blockbuster trade for Jared Goff and two first-round picks for Matthew Stafford. How Aaron Rodgers wound up caught in the crossfire. And our first Mock Draft Monday of the offseason! Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

Duration:00:30:51