Several Keys to begin 2nd Quarter

The second quarter of the season brings some very interesting contests for the Green Bay Packers. Unlike former Packer’s Coach Mike McCarthy, Matt LaFleur looks at the next game on the schedule only. McCarthy liked to look at the season divided in quarters. For this discussion, I will use the quarter system to evaluate upcoming […]

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2018, Roughing the QB; 2019, Pass Interference; NFL Failures

Another season and another epic failure by the NFL Officiating to bring clarity to the game. In 2018, in response to Aaron Rodgers 2nd broken collarbone (2017 vs Vikings), the NFL decided to implement rules to better protect the quarterback. This new interpretation failed miserably, as perfectly sound QB sacks were then ruled roughing the […]

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Split Carries Will Benefit the Packers Run Game

Coming into week three against the Denver Broncos, head coach Matt LaFleur said he wanted to even out the run game. So, he did just that. Aaron Jones finished with 10 carries for 19 yards and two touchdowns while Jamaal Williams ran for 59 yards on 12 carries. Obviously, it wasn’t a great performance by […]

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Even with starting undefeated, holes need to be plugged for Green Bay

Hoping to start the season undefeated is obviously the goal every year – however, the likelihood of that happening is quite minute with a first-year head coach at the helm of a team. For the Green Bay Packers and head coach Matt LaFleur, their undefeated start to the season was compounded by their victory over […]

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Green Bay Packers: Canada, Oh!

Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada, the site of Thursday’s 3rd Green Bay Packer preseason game. This week, I’ve enjoyed listening to the players when asked about their upcoming international business trip, researching the stadium and connecting with Packer fans from Canada via twitter. “It’s going to be a nice check off my book. I can get that […]

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3 Burning Questions: Running Backs

In the second part of this ongoing series, we take a look at three important areas that may have concerns about each specific positional group. This week’s article focuses on the group of running backs that currently take up five roster spots.  In the stable of running backs, Aaron Jones and Jamaal Williams are joined […]

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Matt Lafleur addresses media on day 1 of NFL combine

Six weeks after being hired, Matt Lafleur is at the NFL combine. This time, he is not just behind the scenes interviewing and scouting potential draftees, he is front and center with the media as the Packers new head coach. On day 1, Lafleur spoke to the media. After two straight seasons of missing out […]

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