Early Bird Breakdown Week 17 – Lions @ Packers

Hello and welcome back to Early Bird Breakdown. It’s the final week of the regular season and the Packers’ last game as they will sadly not be in the playoffs this year. Last week the Packers traveled to New York to face the Jets. Before going into this week’s match up we will take a look back […]


Ugly Game, Yellow Fever Result in First Road Win

In a contest that fans seemed to be on the fence about if winning or losing was the best result, Green Bay made sure they did not go winless away from Lambeau in defeating the lowly New York Jets in East Rutherford in a game plagued by missed opportunities, hot and cold offensive stretches and […]


What to Watch for the Rest of the Season

While the Green Bay Packers loss to the Arizona Cardinals officially ended any slim hopes of a playoff push, while also ending the tenure of Mike McCarthy, there are still a lot of things to keep fans engaged for the rest of the season. I’m most excited to see how the young players perform the […]


Green Bay Packers Week 12: Studs & Duds

The Green Bay Packers season may have come to an end Sunday night against the Minnesota Vikings with a rather uninspiring performance. Here’s a look at who I thought played well and who did not in Week 12:   Studs: Davante Adams Adams showed all the skills that have made him into a truly elite […]


Realistic Contributions from Rookies in 2018, Part 2

Last week’s article dove into realistic contributions by Green Bay rookies in their freshman campaigns. The first six selections were covered in that article, ranging from Jaire Alexander and Josh Jackson all the way down JK Scott in the fifth round. This week, the final five selections of the 11-man draft class will be covered, […]


A Way, Way Too Early Packers Final Roster Prediction

The 2018 NFL Draft is in the books and so is the 90 man roster that the Green Bay Packers will carry into training camp and the preseason. With the exception of some turn over on the very bottom of the roster or a surprise post-draft free agent signing, the team that will eventually become […]

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 […]