First Look At 2023 NFL Draft and Packers needs

Yeah, yeah the 2022 NFL Draft has been over for a bit and the upcoming college football season is still about two months away. However, there are mock drafts a plenty to look and see who these mock draft experts think about the Green Bay Packers.

ESPN had an early mock draft from Matt Miller and his selection for the green and gold is defensive end who is from. Felix Anudike-Uzomah from Kansas State.

Here is a blurb of what was said.

Here's a name to file away for when the games start in September. Anudike-Uzomah pops off the tape and should be a first-team All-Big 12 candidate.

Click here to know more about football and the NFL Draft from The Draft Network as they go in a different direction with Green Bay leaning offense with lineman Sean Rhyan.

The Packers’ offensive line is coming together with the addition of Sean Rhyan but can still be upgraded on the interior if Elgton Jenkins is going to play tackle. Ekiyor is a mauler in the run game and a wall in pass protection.

Zach Patraw – of Sports Illustrated has them taking 9: Brandon Joseph, S, Northwestern "Versatile Safety whose instincts and processing make up for average athleticism and allow Joseph to excel in matchup dependent Zone+Man coverages. Ball magnet who seems to predict where the offense wants to go and has sticky hands to secure turnovers." Takeaway: Safety is going to be a big need for the Green Bay Packers in 2023. Darnell Savage will be playing on his fifth-year option, but Adrian Amos is scheduled to be a free agent. The only other players under contract will be a pair of former seventh-round picks, Vernon Scott and Tariq Carpenter.

According to PFF, Joseph stands 6’1″ and weighs 192 pounds. He’s played 1,301 snaps, spending plenty of time in the box, as the free safety, and lined up in the slot. In coverage, Joseph has allowed a completion rate of 64% on 53 targets but only 7.8 yards per catch with eight interceptions and two pass breakups. Missed tackles have been an issue, however.

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