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Does Passer Accuracy Matter?

  4 years ago     73 Views     1 Comment  

The Jets new offensive coordinator, Marty Mornhinweg, made a recent statement that he’s not worried about passer accuracy. For some time now, Packer fans have been proudly pointing out how accurate Aaron Rodgers’ passing is. So, the question is, does it really matter? Let’s look at the numbers... (more…)

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Is Eddie Lacy the Packers’ Next Perennial Back?

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Ryan Grant, Ahman Green, Dorsey Levens, Edgar Bennett... these are some names we all know well. Not only did these backs give the Packers the potential of a 20 yard explosion at any given time, they also had long tenures with the Packers. Since Grant effectively closed out his career as the primary back at Green Bay, the Packers have been looking for someone to fill the void and become the next perennial running back. Have the Packers finally found that back in Eddie Lacy? The following video clips show some of the potential Lacy brings to the green and…

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Drafting for the Packers’ Future

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Many of the teams in the league are entering the 2013 draft in crisis mode. They have positions that absolutely need to be filled and they'll be praying the draft will produce some picks that they can throw on the field right out of the gates. The Packers are not one of these teams. (more…)

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Before There Were Helmets: Clarke Hinkle

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A continuation of our series on Packer greats from before the 1943 NFL helmet rule. If you missed the others in the series, you can find them here. Clarke Hinkle was the Packers' fullback/linebacker from 1932 to 1941. He earned the nickname of Battering Ram in college, and Packer fans soon found out why. (more…)

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One Year Until Free Agency: A Breakout Season for Jermichael Finley?

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Jermichael Finley has always been this ball of pent up potential energy that we've all been expecting to explode at any moment. That hasn't happened yet, but if it is going to happen, this is definitely the season for it. Finley will become a free agent at the end of the coming season and that means that he has a single season to show the league that he's worth big money. (more…)

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