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05:27 PM ET 10.16 | The Green Bay Packers have suddenly become thin at linebacker, thanks to injuries to starters Clay Matthews and Nick Perry, so the team is going out and doing their due diligence to make sure they are doing what they can to bolster their depth and continue moving forward. For the Packers, that meant bringing in eight players who could fill the outside linebacker role in their defensive scheme, and we have the names of all of the candidates for the open jobs. The linebackers who worked out with the Packers were Victor Aiyewa, Alan Baxter, Demetrius Hartsfield, Jake Muasau, Justin Staples, Aston Whiteside, Brandon Williams, and Lawrence Wilson.

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October 16, 2013  07:29 PM ET

Tebow and JaMarcus Russell have LB potential.

October 16, 2013  07:32 PM ET

Packer's LB corps getting as thin as Matthews' hair.

October 16, 2013  07:44 PM ET

Matthews has the profile of a Neanderthal....^^^^^

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October 16, 2013  08:03 PM ET
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Isn't that what LBs usually are supposed to be? heh heh 8-)

Or PED users.

Well, he did play with Cushing at USC...

October 16, 2013  08:05 PM ET
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Matthews has the profile of a Neanderthal....^^^^^

He plays like a wild beast. The best LB in the NFL by far.

October 16, 2013  08:06 PM ET
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Or PED users.Well, he did play with Cushing at USC...

You probably wish you had him on your team. The Vikings defense could use some life.

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October 16, 2013  08:14 PM ET
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You probably wish you had him on your team. The Vikings defense could use some life.

A DB or two would be nice.

October 16, 2013  08:29 PM ET
QUOTE(#8):

This is the only time of year that baseball is interesting.

The baseball season is too long.

October 16, 2013  08:32 PM ET
QUOTE(#10):

The baseball season is too long.

I disagree..........



Baseball is my favorite sport.....





1- Baseball

2- Football

3- Basketball

4- Soccer

October 16, 2013  08:36 PM ET

Go Pack Go

October 16, 2013  08:38 PM ET
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He plays like a wild beast. The best LB in the NFL by far.

He's flashy and gets sent in blitzes a bunch. But he also get burnt by over pursuing. I'd take Patrick Willis over him every day of the week and twice on Sunday.

October 16, 2013  08:38 PM ET
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Matthews has the profile of a Neanderthal....^^^^^

Pfft

October 16, 2013  08:39 PM ET
QUOTE(#12):

Go Pack Go

Hello Shelly.

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October 16, 2013  08:40 PM ET
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He's flashy and gets sent in blitzes a bunch. But he also get burnt by over pursuing. I'd take Patrick Willis over him every day of the week and twice on Sunday.

I'm a Niners fan but I'd take Matthews over Willis.

October 16, 2013  08:41 PM ET
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Hello Shelly.

hey sarge, what's up?

October 16, 2013  08:41 PM ET
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Sgt, Tark!

Hello Jim.

 
October 16, 2013  08:41 PM ET
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He's flashy and gets sent in blitzes a bunch. But he also get burnt by over pursuing. I'd take Patrick Willis over him every day of the week and twice on Sunday.

Also Tamba Hali, Suggs, even Von Miller and his baggage I'd take before him. And DeMarcus Ware (now a down lineman, but was an LB)

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