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Quickslant: Dec. 10, 2013 – No News is No News

  3 years ago     97 Views     2 Comments  

As most of you know, Aaron Rodgers was not cleared to play yesterday. Hope he drinks his milk and come Wednesday gets the go-ahead. In the meantime Matt Flynn is once again taking starter reps at the quarterback position. Aaron not being cleared is significant for a couple reasons: 1. The leaves in question whether he will be able to play against the Cowboys in Dallas on Sunday. I don't think I have to explain the difference between an Aaron Rodgers led offense and a Matt  Flynn led offense…

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Week 14 Takeaways

  3 years ago     51 Views     Leave your thoughts  

It wasn’t pretty but the Packers’ season remains intact for at least one more week. With a win over Atlanta, Detroit’s loss to Philadelphia and a pending return by Aaron Rodgers, there is reason for fans to at least be hopeful. Having Rodgers healthy in next week’s meeting with Dallas seems to be Green Bay’s only shot at victory. Of course, the Packers have a number of loose ends to address if they are to even compete with Rodgers under center.   Positives Andrew Quarless Quarless turned in a career day versus the Falcons, catching six balls for 66 yards…

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It Ain’t Over Til It’s Over

  3 years ago     60 Views     1 Comment  

After one of the worst Thanksgiving Day showings in recent memory, the Packers and their fans can all feel playoff hopes ebbing. But it is not over yet. With the Vikings overtime defeat of the Bears, the Pack could find themselves a half game back with a chance to get it done the last game of the season. Mostly likely losses for the Bears before final head-to-head would come from the Eagles and the Dallas Cowboys. Detroit (7-5) is the team we have to hope loses. They still have to play the Eagles, Ravens, Giants, and Vikings and while the…

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Week 13 Takeaways

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In prior seasons, Mike McCarthy didn’t want to discuss the playoffs until the team notched its tenth win of the season. With ten wins now unattainable the conversation has been more about what fundamental changes will take place in the offseason. It seems to be a virtual certainty amongst fans that Dom Capers will be out of a job come January and that personnel holes on defense will be addressed in next April’s draft. A Thanksgiving Day beat-down in Detroit has casted doubt that the Packers would be able to compete at a high level even with Aaron Rodgers under…

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Q5 Podcast: Packers vs Vikings

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A late effort by Matt Flynn was enough to close the gap and force an overtime, but not enough to pull off the win. Who gets the Ring and the Finger this week and what were the key stats? Join us on this episode of Q5.

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