The Seahawks have outbid the Packers to secure free agent DT Colin Cole. Just what we needed, less depth on the defensive line.
The Packers are reportedly aggressively pursuing Chris Canty, a defensive end for the Cowboys who, like Cole, is being primarily pursued by the Packers and the Seahawks. [NFL.com]
The Packers are in quite a predicament here. Ted Thompson surely doesn’t want to overspend on a good-but-not-great player like Canty. But at the same time, after losing Cole to the Seahawks, improving the defensive line is more important (and more difficult) than ever.