The 2020 season is now going to be Kumerow’s third with the team, and during his first two seasons, he has flashed that big-play ability with a career average of 16.1 yards per catch and two touchdowns. Right now, the Green Bay Packers are choosing the upside of Taylor and Shepherd over Kumerow, and that is what they should be doing. Connect with your community.
Although this roster has a litany of unproven players, I would say that most, if not all, have more upside than Kumerow. He was released on September 5, 2015, and was signed to the practice squad the next day, where he spent his entire rookie season. Good bloodlines. However, through three weeks, this offense has silenced the naysayers as they lead the league in points per game, are second in total yards per game, and second by DVOA.
Despite Kumerow having spent only two seasons on the 53-man roster, he was the oldest receiver in Green Bay at 29-years-old. Kumerow has been praised by Aaron Rodgers … But that might not be enough. news I love his reliability,” Rodgers said. Jake Kumerow wasn’t as fortunate. Jake Kumerow struggled last season, but will he make the Green Bay Packers‘ 53-man roster in 2020? So I’m not going to completely shut the door on the idea; it’s an option that I assume is still on the table, but Gutey is going to see how these next few weeks play out before possibly making that decision.
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With their lone free-agent acquisition, Devin Funchess opting-out and, of course, not spending a draft pick on the position, many wondered whether this unit had enough juice to propel this offense beyond the NFC Championship Game. Kumerow has performed well in the preseason and training camp in previous years but hasn’t been able to convert that into regular-season success.
Kumerow is an interesting addition to the practice squad based on who he impressed in his previous stint in the league. He had impressed over the summer and was coming off an injury-hit 2018 when he only played in five games. … I just think he had a big body that didn’t fill out (initially); the weight room, in his early days was probably not always his favorite. If both Adams and Lazard are unable to go, that leaves Green Bay with Marquez Valdes-Scantling, Malik Taylor, Darrius Shepherd, along with Reggie Begelton, Robert Foster, Juwann Winfree, and Caleb Scott on the practice squad. But he was a guy with great speed and athleticism, and he developed great practice habits. When Joey and Nick’s father, John, was drafted 16th overall by the Miami Dolphins in 1987, their eventual uncle, Eric Kumerow, was taken at the same position by the same team the following year. To make room for Kumerow, the Bills released undrafted free agent offensive lineman Brandon Walton. All rights reserved (About Us).
He caught 12 passes for 219 yards and a touchdown. Build your custom FanSided Daily email newsletter with news and analysis on All Wisconsin Sports and all your favorite sports teams, TV shows, and more. Kumerow is cousins with Joey and Nick Bosa, two players the Bills will see this season when they host the Chargers and then travel to San Francisco in back-to-back weeks. He really refined his practice habits and became a dedicated receiver. The Packers had high hopes for Kumerow entering the 2019 season. On Sunday, it was reported that wide receiver Jake Kumerow would be joining the Bills' practice squad. He played for current UB head coach Lance Leipold at Wisconsin-Whitewater. The defensive tackle has 10 tackles on the 2020 season.