Sport Greenroom Live: Ranking the top defensive backs and special teams units in the NFC West
Browns CB Greedy Williams participating in OTAs
Greedy Williams is on the comeback trail. After missing the entire 2020 season, the Browns cornerback has been participating in organized team activities.“It’s a great feeling,’’ Williams said. “Just being reunited with the team, going through the drills with them and things like that, it gives you the happiest moments.
How do therank in terms of the top players at each position within the NFC West? Last week we talked about players at tackle, the offensive interior and at tight end (tune in via the podcast player above to listen in if you missed it).
We’re closing in on the end of this series like DK Metcalf chasing down Budda Baker. Appropriately, we’ll be concluding the series by talking about the top safeties in the division as well as the top cornerbacks. We’ll also be ranking the special teams units in the NFC West. How will the Seahawks stack up when compared to their rivals? We’ll tackle these topics and more on the upcoming live show.
Notre Dame 99-to-0: No. 41 Kurt Hinish, fifth-year defensive tackle, eventual record-holder in games played
Only back in 2021 due to the pandemic elgibility waiver, Kurt Hinish will set a Notre Dame record for games played in his third year as a starter.Irish head coach Brian Kelly pointed to that grouping as holding together the group of 15 that ballooned into 21 shortly before signing day in 2017.
Come join us inFriday afternoon at 4:00 p.m. PT. If you joined us via Locker Room in previous weeks, you may need to click on your app to update to the new look. If you can’t make it, offer your thoughts in the comments and we can bring them up on the show.
During the first segment of the discussion, we’ll offer up our selections. After sharing our top players, we’ll want to hear from you. Raise your hand inside the app to be brought into the chat and offer your perspective.
From your phone, go toand follow my account. You can search for my name, Brandan Schulze with the app so you can be alerted when we go live. Greenroom advertises both an iOS and Android app!
Want more Seahawks talk? Subscribe to the Field Gulls Podcast via:
Ranking the top 10 NFL quarterbacks for 2021 plus predicting every game on the Bengals' schedule
Here's everything you need to know about the NFL for June 15I've never held out for more money in a contract before, but I might try it sometime if things go well for all the guys who are holding out in the NFL right now. Not only is Patriots star Stephon Gilmore holding out, but the Dolphins learned on Tuesday that Xavien Howard isn't planning to show up for minicamp due to the fact that he wants a new contract. Seahawks safety Jamal Adams also might be holding out for a new deal (although there has also been at least one report suggesting that he's skipping minicamp to deal with a family situation).
| | | | | | | | |
Notre Dame 99-to-0: No. 33 Shayne Simon, senior linebacker .
Shayne Simon shined in Notre Dame's Blue-Gold Game this spring, a development that can possibly be traced directly to the new Irish defensive scheme.NAME, IMAGE, LIKENESS The Irish focus this spring on hyping their players in as many ways as possible, more so than program-centric approaches in the past, extended all the way to the defensive analysts, and that is a testament to both Notre Dame’s intention and its implementation of it.