Packers’ D Plays Better Than Stat Sheet Shows in Week 2 Tie

The Green Bay Packers endured another thrilling game in Week 2, playing their way to a 29-29 tie with the division rival Minnesota Vikings. But unlike the season opener, few fans (of either team) left feeling particularly good about a game marred by questionable officiating, missed scoring chances, and an admittedly bad 4th quarter collapse […]

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Rodgers Paces Packers, But Beating Bears Took Team Effort

The Green Bay Packers kicked off their 100th season with a thrilling 24-23 come-from-behind victory over the rival Chicago Bears. The home team was dominated for the entirety of the first half, and fans were subjected, if only briefly, to feelings of despair at the prospect of losing Aaron Rodgers for a second straight season. […]

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Which Packers Are Best Poised to Win NFL Awards in 2018?

Expectations are high in Titletown, as the Green Bay Packers ready to kick off their 100th year as a franchise on Sunday night against the Bears. Following a tumultuous 2017 campaign that spiraled out of control without Aaron Rodgers, the team looks to rebound behind a roster containing proven veterans, promising rookies, and a pair […]

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New Tight Ends Afford Packers More Offensive Creativity

The Green Bay Packers’ offense left a lot to be desired in 2017. Absent Aaron Rodgers, the passing attack floundered as it slipped to the eighth-fewest yards through the air in the NFL. That tied the lowest finish for Green Bay since Rodgers took over at QB; even the 2013 squad led by Scott Tolzien, […]

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Reclaiming the NFC North Won’t Be Easy for Packers

The Green Bay Packers missed the postseason for the first time since 2008 last year. What’s more, they failed to take home the NFC North crown for just the second time in the past seven seasons. The Packers’ recent dominance atop their division and as contenders in the NFC has been well-documented, and the team […]

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Youth/Veteran Balance Will Dictate Packers’ Receiving Success

For as long as Aaron Rodgers has been under center, the Green Bay Packers have had an effective passing game. The future hall of famer has successfully elevated receivers around him, but has also benefited from having quality pass catchers around him. Jordy Nelson, Greg Jennings, James Jones, and many others have brought high levels […]

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How Have the Packers Fared in Their 2018 Draft Slots?

The NFL Draft is just a day away. After a disappointing 2017 season, the Green Bay Packers find themselves in a rare position, holding their highest overall pick since 2009. Green Bay is slated to pick 14th tomorrow, which would be their only top-20 selection since taking B.J. Raji ninth nine years ago. The Packers […]

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