Green Bay Packers Make Mike Montgomery an Offer: “The Good and The Bad”


Published: March 11, 2009


... their own unrestricted free agent, Mike Montgomery. Montgomery says he is very interested in returning and is considering the Packers' offer.

Other teams have shown interest in Montgomery. He had a visit with the Texans in his hometown of Houston this week, but so far he hasn't received any concrete offers from other teams.

Montgomery is anxious to decide, as he wants to start training in earnest.

"My agent is talking to some other teams and I might have another visit later in the week," Montgomery said. "I want to hurry up and get in an off-season program. I'll make a decision pretty soon."

He had previously not been considered a good fit for the 3-4, where defensive ends need to be heavier than his 270 pounds. But both the Packers and Montgomery feel at 6' 5", his frame can support more weight, which he would have put on to play the position. Montgomery stated that he is currently 275 pounds.

Montgomery has been a s...

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