2016 Game Review

AM Quickslant: The O-Line Passes the Test

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First of all...I have to toot my own horn this morning. Before the Jacksonville game, I predicted in no uncertain terms that the first play from scrimmage would be Eddie Lacy running right off Lane Taylor's hip. Bingo! I knew that Mike McCarthy and the Packers coaching staff would not only want to prove to Packer Nation that the line was going to be fine without Josh Sitton, but also (and more importantly) would want to build Taylor's confidence out of the gate. I'm not going to say that Lane Taylor is an upgrade from Josh Sitton (still scratching my…

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R&R Packers vs Jags

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With a 27-23 win over the Jags you could see the team has a little work to do on both offense & defense, by not playing much in the preseason the rust was very visible. Rants It amazes me how Adams can drop a pass which should be caught then go make a catch which most will drop, it's his inconsistency that really bothers me at times. Not sure if it's the play called or its design but Lacy running a sweep or trying to get around the corner is crazy, he isn't fast enough. When he runs up the…

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AM Quickslant: Packers Versus Jags at First Blush

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The Packers 27-23 win over the Jags yesterday opens the door for a week two divisional rivalry game against the Vikes that will knock one of the two teams off the top spot in the NFC North (though perhaps still tied with the Lions if they beat the Titans). The Packers' offense took a little time to get going but one thing became abundantly clear. Jordy Nelson is back. (more…)

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