Episode 40 - Starting a New Story
Blue 58 goes beyond the headlines to help you become a smarter fan of the Green Bay Packers. Hosted by former WTMJ newscaster Jon Meerdink and his friend Gary Zilavy, Blue 58 brings you a unique, upbeat perspective on your favorite NFL team, as long as that team is the Packers.
This week on Blue 58, training camp hasn’t even started yet and one player is already off the board for Week 1. How will that affect position battles? We’ll also take a look at some of the major storylines as we head into 2017. Plus, who would try to rank the 400 best players in the NFL?
Here are the headlines we talked about this week on Blue 58.
An undrafted hero a year ago, Allison is starting his 2017 season behind the eight ball again with a drug-related suspension.
Gary goes deep on the Packers coaching staff and digs up the details on each one of the men charged with shaping the Packers' roster.
Andy Benoit of The Monday Morning Quarterback took on the ambitious but misguided project of ranking the top 400 players in the NFL. It went about as well as you'd expect if you expected it to go really poorly.
Main Topic - 2017 Storylines
Every season has its own unique stories. In 2016, "run the table," the running back saga, a deep playoff push, and many others captured our attention. This year will surely develop its own signature stories as well, but we don't know what they'll be just yet. Here's our attempt at teasing out those storylines as the Packers report for camp.
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