2016 Game Preview

My Player to Watch

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One of the most exciting propositions about this year's Packers team is that as the offense hits its stride, the entire team should start to see some players return. Mike McCarthy did not directly answer the question about whether the team was planning to get Eddie Lacy back off the I.R. list, but presumably they would have to strongly consider adding back a fresh Lacy if his recovery is complete. The defense expects to return several starters eventually, though we don't know when, but the offense has actually begun to flourish as the running back situation became more dire. Aaron…

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Calling All Packers Fans…Wanna Go to the Super Bowl?

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If you think you are the best fan of your team (Packers of course!) then this is for you! You will be competing with every fan from every sport though so the the reward is sweet...a chance to go to the Super Bowl. Not only that, but there are TONS of other prizes to win in this new "Fan on Fire" contest. Just click HERE to get all the information! And if you haven't yet signed up for PackerNation's FireFan League (play with your Packers, play LIVE!) then you can get 12 free tokens by signing up before it even comes out...just…

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Availability of Top Cornerbacks a Key Factor on Sunday Night

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Both the Packers and Vikings came away with ugly wins in Week 1, Minnesota’s slightly more justified than Green Bay’s. But instead of downplaying the magnitude of this Sunday’s primetime matchup, much of the conversation this week has revolved around injuries, starting with the Vikings’ quarterback situation and followed by the availability of both teams’ top cornerbacks. The potential absence of Xavier Rhodes at cornerback would leave Minnesota exposed in its secondary, with second-year cornerback Trae Waynes likely getting the start opposite veteran cornerback Terrence Newman. Should this happen, expect Aaron Rodgers to take every advantage of one-on-one matchups on…

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What 2 Watch 4: Packers Versus Jaguars

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When the Packers take on the Jaguars later today, it will be a hot one. Projections are that the game could be the third hottest in Packers history and that of course means the team will have to find ways to stay cool and hydrated. The Packers veterans have been waiting in the stables the bulk of this off-season and preseason and now it is time to release the hounds. Here is what I will be watching for: (more…)

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Blake Bortles, the New Jay Cutler

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Remember that year that Jay Cutler kept derailing solid drives with an interception? Oh yeah... That's pretty much every year, and Packer Nation loves it. Jay Cutler is definitely one of the top ten defensive players for the Packers. Well, folks. Meet the new Jay Cutler, Blake Bortles. (more…)

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