Packers Annual Checkup: Sam Barrington
FEB 10, 4:40p ET | Paul Imig
Rotowire: Jan 26 / 10:32a ET
News: Barrington recorded 52 tackles (39 solo) and a sack over 14 games in the 2014 season.
Impact: Barrington earned himself more snaps throughout the year and compiled 33 of his 52 tackles over the final five games of the regular season. The Packers figure to address the inside linebacker positions during the offseason, but Barrington has put himself in position to play a significant role from the get-go in 2015.
Rotowire: Dec 15 / 8:47a ET
News: Barrington tallied a career-high 10 tackles (nine solo) in Sunday's loss to the Bills.
Impact: Barrington has just 41 total tackles on the season, but 22 of those have come in the last three weeks after he was given a more prominent role in the Packers' defense.
Rotowire: Dec 9 / 11:15a ET
News: Barrington started Monday's game against the Falcons and finished the contest with seven tackles (five solo).
Impact: Barrington replaced A.J. Hawk in the starting lineup last week, and it hardly appears the move is temporary, as Barrington played 44 snaps to Hawk's eight Monday night. Barrington started two games in October as well, and has totaled 21 tackles (14 solo) in his four starts this season.