2014 Offseason

AM Quickslant: Get Ready For Assault And Peppers

  3 years ago     110 Views     3 Comments  

There's an old saying in the NFL that has come en vogue again after last year's Super Bowl: "Offense wins games, defense wins championships". Within a defense, there is nothing more valuable than an elite pass rusher. Last year's Packers' defense put little pressure on quarterbacks in the absence of Clay Matthews...and we didn't win a championship. That is about to change. (more…)

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AM Quickslant: Now It’s For Real, The Pads Come Off

  3 years ago     82 Views     4 Comments  

Well it is the first day of padded practice this morning and as you pour yourself that morning cuppa Joe on this Monday, may visions of big hits and flying helmets dance in your heads...wait...scratch that. May visions of big hits that DON'T cause injuries and the soon-to-be flying helmets of Seattle Seahawks dance in your heads. It makes a difference when the players put the pads on and today will be the first day of separating the men from the boys.  (more…)

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You Asked For It Packernation…You Got It!

  3 years ago     228 Views     21 Comments  

Well #packernation, you wanted it and you got it. Jordy got his deal! Reportedly a four year deal worth $39 M with 14.2 million guaranteed. We posted a couple days ago why Jordy should get exactly what he got today: Watch some highlights and use the comment section below to TELL US WHAT YOU THINK! The NFL today called Jordy Nelson possibly the NFL's most underrated player...duh! Packernation has known that the chemistry between Rodgers and Nelson is nothing short of stellar and not too easy to find. Ted Thompson and Co. have labeled the signing of Nelson a priority…

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AM Quickslant: What 2 Watch 4 – Ranking the Top Three Battles

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OK #packernation...listen...really close. You may have to open your front door and hold a hand to your ear. Or if you are a member of #packernation abroad, you may just have to listen with your heart that pumps green and gold blood through your veins. That sound is the sound of an air horn signaling the start of Packers Training Camp 2014! (more…)

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On The Eve Of Training Camp

  3 years ago     152 Views     6 Comments  

Well training camps have already begun for the Bears and the Vikes and Packers players report today. Football is almost here! One of the most exciting battles in this year's training camp is the battle for tight end. That position was left wide open with the injury to Jermichael Finley and heated up when the Packers drafted Richard Rodgers and signed undrafted Colt Lyerla. (more…)

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