Greg Jennings and Jordy Nelson are the nationally known stars but James Jones and Randall Cobb are…
Cobb's Breakout Season Limited by Rep Count
Randall Cobb has been arguably the Green Bay Packers' best offensive weapon this season. Cobb routinely is getting open, routinely catching the ball and routinely making something happen with the ball in his hands. However, because of Cobb's role as kickoff and punt returner – a role of vital importance considering he's one of the best in the NFL and special teams has been the Packers' best phase – the coaching staff has to walk a fine line. "He's our returner, so that's a given," coach Mike McCarthy said on Thursday. "And we're also conscious of how much he plays on offense, too. He has a very demanding role, not only mentally, but physically. So, it's something that when we do the game plan we kind of hold a rep count on him and make sure there's enough opportunities in there for him. But I'm always worried about the volume for him." Cobb, who was Kentucky's do-it-all star as one of the most explosive and versatile players in college football, says he's ready for whatever the...
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- Something to watch for in the game on Saturday...
- Depth Chart Released
- American Heritage (Torrance Gibson) v. Dwyer (Sun @ 3PM on ESPN)
- Wide receiver discussion
- WR Van Jefferson to announce tomorrow.