Top receiving corps in the 2012 NFL season

Your Ad Here

The NFL has morphed into a passing league over the past few seasons. While a running game is still important, a team is not going to win without at least one good receiver on the roster. If a team has more than one good receiver on the roster, it has a chance to win a championship. What teams have the best group of wide receivers?

Your Ad Here

Green Bay PackersThis should come as no surprise to anyone. Aaron Rodgers is one of the best when it comes to making receivers look good. However, the guys who catch his passes are superbly talented. Randall Cobb is one of the faster receivers in the league. James Jones and Jordy Nelson have emerged as more than just depth players in the absence of Greg Jennings. Greg Jennings is one of the best players in the game when he is healthy.

Detroit Lions: Everyone knows who Calvin Johnson is. However, most people are unaware of the other players who play receiver for Detroit. Titus Young is emerging as Matthew Stafford’s other favorite target when Johnson is being taken away. Tight end Brandon Pettigrew is another strong receiving target in that offense as well. It is no surprise that the Lions were able to rack up over 5,000 yards in the air last season. Read more…

Tagged , , . Bookmark the permalink.

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *