By Joe Kipp
Has there ever been a time more recently than this current moment when there was as much ambiguity surrounding which position the Green Bay Packers could select in the first round of the NFL Draft?
Recently, we compiled a list of the eight most popular players who have been mocked to the Packers throughout the pre-draft process.
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The list includes tight end T.J. Hockenson, defensive lineman Ed Oliver, tight end Noah Fant, edge rusher Montez Sweat, edge rusher Brian Burns, receiver D.K. Metcalf, linebacker Devin Bush and linebacker Devin White; five positions in total.
This indicates the Packers don’t have any particularly large holes currently on the roster, meaning the potential options at pick No. 12 remain wide open.
In recent years, by this point in the draft process, we’ve usually had a pretty good indication for which direction the Packers could take in any given draft. That’s not the case in...