Do the Latest Ted Thompson Rumors Have Any Bearing?

Several reports came out this weekend stating that Ted Thompson has again rankled some feathers within the Packers organization. This isn’t anything new. Rumors were abound last year about Mike McCarthy being fed up with Thompson’s approach, or lack thereof, to free agency. Now, the cat is apparently out of the bag involving players and […]

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NFL Refs Have Good Idea, League Probably Won’t Listen

Reports have been coming out about NFL referees wanting to do away with excessive celebration penalties. As the NFL micro-manages the game more each year, this would certainly be a welcome change. The referees have explained, understandably so, that being forced to decide on how to penalize an action that has nothing to do with […]

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What If the Packers Had Drafted Barry Sanders?

Sports Illustrated came out this week with an issue focusing on the biggest “What Ifs” in sports that could have easily happened in many cases. For example: What if Michael Jordan had succeeded at baseball? What if Ted Williams and Joe DiMaggio didn’t join the military in WWII? What if Gary Anderson made the field […]

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Top 5 Packers Draft Picks Since 2000

The final installment of the series reviewing the Packers’ best and worst draft picks since 2000 is here. Feel free to peruse the previous installments of the Worst (spots 10-6 and spots 5-1) and the Best (spots 10-6). That being said, let’s sit back an appreciate what the top five spots have had to offer. […]

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Did the Packers ‘April Fool’ the NFL in 2016?

With tomorrow being the day for fake engagement photos, fabricated status updates and undoubtedly a post claiming Brett Favre is coming out of retirement, let us take a look at the Packers’ performance in 2016. Most fans and even members of the organization you would ask would say the season fell short of their expectations, […]

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Best Packers Draft Picks since 2000: 10th to 6th

Part 2 of the 10 Best and Worst Draft Picks by Green Bay Since 2000 visits the 10th through 6th positions in the 10 best choices made by Mike Sherman and Ted Thompson.   10. T.J. Lang (2009 4th Round, 1 Pro Bowl, 94 starts) The sting from losing Lang to the Lions in free […]

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House is Maybe the Packers’ Most Crucial Acquisition Yet

Davon House is in the house. Again. What does this mean? How is the secondary supposed to improve with someone who was benched while playing for the perennial doormat known as the Jacksonville Jaguars last year? Let’s explore the worst case scenario: House proves last year in Jacksonville was no fluke. Damarious Randall and Quinten […]

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