Powerful Packers Running Back AJ Dillon is also becoming a powerful receiver

GREEN BAY, Wis. – At 250 pounds and with blocks the size of redwood, AJ Dillon is one running back.

Last season, he led the Green Bay Packers with 803 rushing yards. More than just a battering ram, Dillon has emerged as one of the most reliable and effective running backs in the NFL. Although they have vastly different styles, the dual-threat abilities of Dillon and co-captain Aaron Jones will be a critical part of how the Packers adjust to life without Davante Adams.

“Let me just point out the mayor of Door County,” quarterback Aaron Rodgers said a few days ago. “When he came in here, he was a big back that we expected to be able to perform very well. Of all the people we’ve had over the last three years, he has to be on a very short list of guys who have improved so drastically.

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