Sundays aside Ray Nitschke Jersey White , Green Bay could be categorized as a sleepy town. Historically, this label could also be applied to the team during the run up to the NFL’s trade deadline. Not so under new General Manager Brian Gutekunst. Nearly at the whistle — 4pm eastern time on Tuesday — two transactions were announced. The first sends the recently embattled Ty Montgomery to the Baltimore Ravens for a 2020 7th round pick. Reports of his imminent release make a future draft pick of any kind in return feel like a win. Meanwhile, the team also received a 2019 4th round pick for former first rounder Ha Ha Clinton-Dix. Although Dix made a number of splash plays this year, the writing was on the wall that he would not be coming back next year. Again Aaron Rodgers Jersey White , getting such value in return feels like a win. That’s all well and good for the future Green Bay Packers. But what about the now? After moving on from these two players, are the Packers better off? Or do these moves represent a circling of the wagons on this season. We gathered immediately after the trade deadline to give our rapid reactions on the tumultuous day in Title Town. Click here to access the episode at Art19.Have ideas or questions? You can email the show at theAPCpodcast@gmail.com. For previous episodes, check out the show’s archive over at Blog Talk Radio.Join the conversation on Twitter:the show: @theAPCPodAlex: @AlexPetakasZach: @ZachRapportBen: @BenFoldy The Chiefs have fielded calls from the Packers regarding prized pass rusher Dee Ford."Though the franchise tag removed many quality pass rushers from free agency, it did place one of the top options onto the trade market when the Kansas City Chiefs tagged Dee Ford. According to NFL Network’s Ian Rapoport Womens Ray Nitschke Jersey , Green Bay Packers have expressed interest in trading for the veteran edge defender.Restocking at outside linebacker ranks among the Packers’ top priorities this offseason. Not only does longtime pass rusher Clay Matthews hit free agency, but the team could also part ways with Nick Perry following a disappointing, injury-plagued season. That would leave Kyler Fackrell as the only established presence at the position in Green Bay, making a player like Ford an attractive option to consider.Ford enjoyed a career season in 2018. He finished second on the team in sacks (13) and Womens Aaron Rodgers Jersey , according to Pro Football Focus, first in total pressures (86). Normally, that kind of performance would lead to a long-term extension. However, with the Chiefs transitioning to a new defense under Steve Spagnuolo Antonio Morrison Jersey White , Ford became a schematic misfit in Kansas City. Still, the team placed the franchise tag on him in hopes of procuring compensation.As with any possible trade, the discussion centers on compensation. The Packers hold multiple first-round picks in the upcoming draft but doesn’t seem likely to part with either, at least not without receiving more than Ford in return. The conversation likely begins with Green Bay’s second-rounder Womens Marcedes Lewis Jersey , No. 44 overall, and continues from there. The team also has extra selections in the fourth and sixth rounds that could help facilitate a deal.Ford entered the NFL as a first-round pick in 2014. He has since amassed 30.5 sacks and 212 total pressures. Ford turns 28 later this month.