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Any interest in Matt Lehr?

Discussion in 'Green Bay Packers Fan Forum' started by robkeg, Mar 21, 2007.

  1. robkeg

    robkeg Cheesehead

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    Does anyone know if GB has any interest in Matt Lehr from Atlanta? He is a LG that was let lose about 2 weeks ago. He currently has an offer sheet from the Giants but, is visiting Miami. I think he would be a good addition to our young offensive line and ZBS experience is a plus.
     
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    If he was cut 2 weeks ago and TT hasn't set up an appt., he's not interested. I've read that TT usually the agent re: what the player is looking for in money, and if TT thinks its too high, he just drops the subject. He doesn't believe in much negotiation.
     
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    The Packers should be interested in Lehr since he comes from the same zone blocking scheme that the Packers have installed.
    We need some depth on the O-line.
     
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    i agree with grandpa. if he hasn't set up a visit in GB, it probably won't happen.
     
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    We do need depth on the O-line, but at this point Lehr is probably looking for his best opportunity to start--as well he should be, since starting is the best way to a bigger contract in the future. I suspect Thompson is happy with Colledge and Moll, so Lehr would have little chance of starting in Green Bay.
     

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