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Bleacher Report's Matt Miller is a respected NFL Draft analyst, but he might've been punching above his weight class with his most recent take on NFL free agency.
Miller tweeted a playful shot at the Green Bay Packers for signing big-name free agents Za'Darius Smith, Adrian Amos and Preston Smith after years of not making big moves in free agency.
I'm old enough to remember when the Packers didn't sign free agents.— Matt Miller (@nfldraftscout) March 12, 2019
While it's true Ted Thompson didn't make many moves as their GM, Andrew Brandt, who was the Packers former Vice President of Player Finance, did help negotiate some big ones that led to the Packers winning Super Bowl XLV. He made sure to remind Miller about one of the biggest.
I did sign some guy named Charles Woodson in 2006...♂️ https://t.co/jZBEnTJ8XJ— Andrew Brandt (@AndrewBrandt) March 12, 2019
If I may borrow a phrase from the great LaVar Ball, "stay in your lane."
To be fair, the Packers do have a reputation for being conservative in free agency, and this wave of spending certainly is different. But w
He turned out okay.— Matt Miller (@nfldraftscout) March 12, 2019
Of course, saying Charles Woodson turned out "okay" in Green Bay is an understatement (which Miller certainly knows), but it's nice to see a back-and-forth on Twitter not devolve into a petty fight for once.
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