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2016 NFL Draft

Packers to host MTSU safety Kevin Byard on visit

Another official draft visit was reported today, as Ted Thompson will look at a highly productive safety from Middle Tennessee State.

Spielman and Thompson hold opposing idealogies

Green Bay's GM sought to trade down and grab as many players as possible in his rebuilding process, but Minnesota's Rick Spielman decided to trade up and go for maximum early round talent.

Bronson Kaufusi to meet with Packers, per report

The Packers reportedly plan to spend some time with BYU defensive lineman Bronson Kaufusi.

APC picks Jarran Reed in SB Nation Writers' Mock

With a couple of other targets going off the board in the last few selections of the SB Nation mock, we chose to focus on the run defense with Green Bay's first-rounder.

BYU wideout Mitch Mathews to visit Packers

Could a Hail Mary hero be coming to an NFL franchise that had two such plays in 2015?

Exclusive Interview with UNC OG Landon Turner

APC spoke to the Tar Heels guard, who is currently projected as a second-day pick in the 2016 NFL Draft.

NFL Draft Profile: Nebraska DT Maliek Collins

The Nebraska defensive tackle is a leader, a scholar and a fighter. Hey may not be polished enough for a first round selection in a deep group of tackles, but he could be a steal on Day 2 of the NFL Draft.

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Acme Packing Company Mock Draft 2016

We begin our annual mock with the first quarterback coming off the board at pick number two.

Breaking down Bears' Draft Possibilities

APC looks at Green Bay's rivals to the south and who they might be interested in drafting at the end of the month.

Prospect Profile: Baylor DT Andrew Billings

Billings may be the strongest player in the draft. This defensive tackle could be the future anchor of the defensive line.

Boehringer's Pro Day brings up Janis comparisons

Even the Hype Train might not be a fair comparison for just how impressive the German wide receiver was on Thursday at FAU's Pro Day.

NFL Draft Profile: WVU linebacker Nick Kwiatkoski

Nick Kwiatkoski served as the heart and soul of the Mountaineers for three seasons. This late round option could provide needed inside linebacker depth.

Report: Packers interested in German WR Boehringer

Green Bay could consider pursuing a German receiver with impressive physical traits.

Prospect Profile: Missouri ILB Kentrell Brothers

The NCAA leader in tackles per game could be the run-stopping presence that Green Bay needs in the middle of their defense.

Despite injury, Tyler Higbee impresses at Pro Day

Despite being less than 100% and not running a 40-yard dash, this seam-attacking tight end is being viewed as a possible day-two draft pick.

2-round McShay Mock has Packers picking NT & TE

The latest two-round mock draft from ESPN's junior draft analyst sees Green Bay filling two big needs, both with impressive athletic specimens.

2016 Draft Profile: Temple MLB Tyler Matakevich

Tyler Matakevich could fill a need for Green Bay at middle linebacker. One of the most adept tacklers in the nation last season, Matakevich is primed to have plenty of 100-tackle seasons in the NFL.

2016 Draft Profile: Louisville DT Sheldon Rankins

Rankins has been a disruptive force in the ACC for the last two years and could be a good fit alongside Mike Daniels in a rotation on Green Bay's defensive line.

2016 Prospect Profile: UCLA DT Kenny Clark

This young defensive tackle looks like a possible rotational depth pick. However, the demand for playmaking defensive linemen might pull Clark off the board ahead of where Green Bay may value him.

Four mid-round OL to watch in the 2016 Draft

We identify four offensive linemen whom Green Bay would be wise to target in the middle rounds of this year's draft.

Packers' draft class has $1.75M effective cap hit

APC runs the math to figure out how much effective cap space Green Bay's 2016 draft class will eat up now that compensatory picks have been announced.

Assessing the DL: Where do Packers turn for help?

With Raji announcing his "hiatus", where do the Packers stand on the defensive line, and what are their options to bolster that position?

Pro Days: Packers are scouting Baylor, VT & more

Green Bay's college scouts are all over the country this week watching prospects work out at their Pro Days.

2016 Draft Profile: WKU tight end Tyler Higbee

Tyler Higbee, Western Kentucky's athletic tight end, hopes to overcome injuries to shine on NFL stage.

UCLA DT Clark an intriguing option at pick No. 27

With free agency dying down, Acme Packing Company breaks down SB Nation's latest mock draft and who is projected to Green Bay at 27th overall.

Who were Packers' past picks in their 2016 slots?

There are a few interesting connections with Green Bay's nine picks in the 2016 draft - including one Hall of Famer drafted in one of those slots sixty years ago.

Prospect Profile: Clemson DE/OLB Kevin Dodd

Kevin Dodd demonstrated the ability to become a powerful pass rusher, but teams will weigh his athleticism against is single year of production.

Prospect Profile: Duke safety Jeremy Cash

This physical, run-stuffing safety has just one major question mark: whether he has demonstrated enough ability in pass coverage to play safety full-time in the NFL.

Packers pick up two 4th-round compensatory picks

Green Bay now has nine picks in April, adding two more picks early on day three.

Could Kamalei Correa be the Packers' first pick?

Mel Kiper Jr. has Green Bay taking hybrid pass rusher Kamalei Correa with the team's first-round pick. We provide some information on the Boise State product's production and his Combine performance.

2016 Draft Profiles: Arizona ILB Scooby Wright III

Former Arizona linebacker Scooby Wright has a wide range of projections. Can he be the force the are missing in the middle?

Combine Winners/Losers: Thin TE Class confirmed

In this year's thin class, tight ends had plenty of opportunity to impress at the Combine. Who took advantage and who didn't?

2016 College Pro Day Schedule

Wondering when draft prospects will be working out after the Combine? We've got a full list here.

Combine Winners & Losers: Defensive Line

While no one put up a 40 time you are talking about, several players made their moves over the weekend.

Combine Winners/Losers: Spriggs among best OL

The offensive line is a need for the Packers in the next couple years. Will they take someone this year to prepare them for the big free agency year in 2017?

Harvard teammates bond over academics, Super Smash

Two potential mid-round picks who could interest Green Bay have plenty to offer in their quest to reach the NFL.