2014 Offseason

What 2 Watch 4: 3 Things To Keep Your Eye On When The Packers Play The Titans

  3 years ago     117 Views     7 Comments  

Well, the preseason has begun and the Packers have their first preseason game this coming Saturday against the Titans. While preseason games are not the most exciting games, I am SO pumped for this game for a couple reasons: It is the first chance to see the Packers in action I'm gonna be at the game! Everybody says that the preseason doesn't matter...WRONG. While it is true that the scores of the preseason games don't matter and the wins and losses make no difference whatsoever, the games themselves are critical to the final evaluation of the players. Now, am I…

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3…[4]…14…15…66…92: The Packers Schedule Retirement of Brett Favre’s Jersey

  3 years ago     199 Views     29 Comments  

Well, it's official! The Packers today announced that they will induct Brett Favre into the Packers Hall of Fame and retire his jersey in 2015. Packers President Mark Murphy made the announcement about the jersey retirement while Perry Kidder, President of the Green Bay Packers Hall of Fame announced the induction.   2015 will be 45th anniversary of the Packers Hall of Fame and the first inductee will be none other than your own Brett Favre! What a momentous occasion as the Hall of Fame expands to a new two-story space and at the same time welcomes Brett Favre back…

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Packers to Address Packernation: Brett Favre to Packers HOF and Jersey to be Retired in 2015

  3 years ago     231 Views     13 Comments  

Well Brett Favre announced on his official website that he will be returning to the Packers in 2015 for induction into the Packers Hall of Fame and to have his jersey retired. By all counts this appears to be the will of Packernation finally coming to fruition. I addition to thousands of e-signatures on the petition, thousands of others in Packernation posted, shared, and commented that they wanted Brett back. Well Packernation, you asked for it and you GOT IT! Of course, the official press conference is not until 1:30 CST and you can see it here, so we can't…

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AM Quickslant: Long Term Lacy?

  3 years ago     88 Views     3 Comments  

One of the best surprises of the 2013 season, well, let's face it, the BEST surprise of the 2013 season was Eddie Lacy. Watching Eddie Lacy truck linebackers and cornerbacks was one of the highlights of the season, especially for Packers fans like myself who had been saying that we needed a successful running game for years. Eddie Lacy brought balance to the Packers offense like Anakin Skywalker brought balance to the force in Star Wars...just because he brought balance, didn't mean nobody got hurt. But there is a problem...The Packers…

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Quickslant: BJ’s Best Camp?

  3 years ago     60 Views     1 Comment  

A lot of Packers fans were not high on BJ Raji this offseason, stating that he did little or nothing during the season to make the case that he should be re-signed. The thinking was that he would cost too much, had done little, and that there would be a replacement available when the Packers picked in the first round. I was NOT one of those people even though I too was a bit disappointed in BJ's performance. When news of the contract came out, I was happier still because one year for 4 million with $500,000 guaranteed was much…

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