Ballhawk Index

Football is literally the name of the game, and the players who can get to the ball most effectively are often the most successful. We're keeping track of which Packers players are around the ball the most often with the Ballhawk Index, a sum of the times a player defends a pass, forces a fumble, or sacks the quarterback.

2018 Leaders (Final Stats)

  1. Jaire Alexander - 11.5

  2. Kyler Fackrell - 10.5

  3. Kenny Clark - 10

  4. Josh Jackson - 10

  5. Blake Martinez - 8

Full 2018 Stats

2017 Leaders (Final Stats)

  1. Damarious Randall - 12

  2. Clay Matthews - 10.5

  3. Blake Martinez - 10

  4. Ha Ha Clinton-Dix - 9

  5. Davon House - 9

Full 2017 Stats

Usage Rate

Usage rate tracks how often a player is the focus of a given play, or how often a player “uses” one of the Packers’ offensive snaps. To calculate usage rate, we divide the total number of is sacked, carries the ball, is targeted with a pass, or throws an interception into the team’s total number of offensive snaps.

2018 Usage Rate Leaders (Final Stats)

  1. Davante Adams - 15.74%

  2. Aaron Jones - 15.65%

  3. Jamaal Williams - 15.08%

  4. Aaron Rodgers - 10.43%

  5. Jimmy Graham - 8.29%

Full 2018 Usage Rate Stats

Explosive Plays

There is a high correlation between explosive plays (defined for our purposes as a run of 12 or more yards or a reception of 16 or more yards) and drives that end in a score. This simple tracker keeps an eye on who is producing the most explosive plays for the Packers’ offense.

2018 Explosive Play Leaders (Final Stats)

  1. Davante Adams - 29

  2. Aaron Jones - 18

  3. Jimmy Graham - 12

  4. Marquez Valdes-Scantling - 10

  5. Equanimeous St. Brown - 10

Full Explosive Plays Stats

Packers Wonderlic Score Database

Using reported Wonderlic scores from newspapers like the Milwaukee Journal-Sentinel, the Green Bay Press-Gazette and veteran beat writer Bob McGinn, we've collected a database of nearly 200 Wonderlic scores by players who were drafted by the Packers or played a meaningful amount of time with the Packers.

Packers Wonderlic Test Database - Last updated 12/2017