News and Rumors: Packers with 30th Pick in First Round, No Abroad Game Next Season, Patrick Graham Goes to Miami
Five international games were announced for the 2019 NFL season in the UK and in Mexico. Green Bay did not make the list. You can see it here:
— Michael Cohen (@Michael_Cohen13) January 21, 2019
With the Saints falling to the Rams, the Packers now officially have the 30th pick in the 2019 NFL draft:
With yesterday's results in, the Packers now own the 30th pick in the 2019 NFL draft.
Green Bay traded New Orleans the 14th pick pick in 2018 for the 27th 147th picks in 2018 and the 30th pick in 2019.
— Field Yates (@FieldYates) January 21, 2019
If you did not see the Saints/Rams game, be sure to check out the highlights. It ended with a no-call pass interference play that will have many people putting an asterisk next to the Rams’ 2019 NFC Championship title.
Linebackers coach Patrick Graham will go to Miami:
Dolphins plan to hire Packers’ run game coordinator/inside linebackers coach Patrick Graham as their defensive coordinator, per source. Dolphins’ hiring cycle is frozen due to Patriots’ LB coach Brian Flores preparing for Super Bowl LIII.
— Adam Schefter (@AdamSchefter) January 21, 2019
Packers finished 23rd in the league with rushing yards allowed under Graham’s one season run as the defense – run game coordinator/inside linebackers coach. The plan is for him to become the Dolphins defensive coordinator.
Packers hiring Luke Getsy as new QBs coach
The Packers are bringing back Luke Getsy as quarterbacks coach, according to sources. Getsy coached the Packers receivers before becoming Mississippi State's offensive coordinator last season. https://t.co/pA9uJPpwoj
— Rob Demovsky (@RobDemovsky) January 22, 2019