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Packers Training Camp Countdown: 16 Days

Pickett (Mike DiNovo - USA Today Sports)

Every day until the start of camp on July 26, we'll provide one juicy nugget to whet your appetite for the return of football. We'd give you more but the CBA forbids two-a-days. Sorry. Ageless Ryan Pickett continually is one of the Packers' most productive defensive linemen

Based on his salary cap charge of $6.7 million, Ryan Pickett is the fifth-most pricey member of the Green Bay Packers. That might seem out of line for a part-time player, but Pickett has been an invaluable member of the defense since arriving in 2006. Since Dom Capers arrived as defensive coordinator in 2009, Pickett has been the rugged rock in the middle of the defense. He is far and away the...

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