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Analysis - Hard work pays off for Sherman, Pack

Analysis - Hard work pays off for Sherman, Pack

Mike Sherman just may be the hardest working GM in show business. The Packer GM maneuvered to gain selections above and beyond the regularly scheduled slate and delivered a bevy of defensive help that defied pundits' predictions.<p> Whether or not the Packers reap the benefits of the Draft Day deals remains to be seen. But already the Packers and their fans can be confident that Mike Sherman is committed to do everything he can to bring his team back to the top.<P>

The Packers executed a dizzying number of deals in the 2003 NFL Draft Saturday and Sunday. They traded picks that were traded to them, they traded picks they received based on last year and traded picks they would have had next year. In all, Green Bay struck three separate deals, which altered 10 picks. EVen when the only selections they had remaining were non-tradeable compensatory picks, the... Recommended Stories

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