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Quick Slant: Dec. 5, 2013 – Packer Prescription

  3 years ago     37 Views     Leave your thoughts  

OK, I got this post up late so it will be short but here is the prescription for all you Packers fans who are feeling down about the way this season has gone. To put it into perspective, first, read this: A short history of the Packers Then, take two of these: 1. A history of the Vikings and 2. A history of the Lions and call me in the morning. You can skim, no problem. And I promise...you'll feel better. Brady

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Quick Slant: December 4, 2013 – Packer Purgatory

  3 years ago     69 Views     Leave your thoughts  

Well Mike McCarthy has not ruled Aaron Rodgers out for Sunday's game against the Atlanta Falcons but he hasn't said he's going to play either and it looks like Matt Flynn will take the starter reps for the rest of the week Aaron will be a limited participation in practice. So I guess it's just another day in Packer purgatory. ¬†At least the Packers have had some extra rest this week. Before this stretch of games without Rogers I thought the most important…

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Quick Slant: December 3, 2013 – Packer Pride

  3 years ago     72 Views     2 Comments  

During last week's press conference, Mike McCarthy aptly summed up his Green Bay Packer team as a "wounded team that got drilled today." Well, with a little extra rest this week, we'll see what kind of Packer Pride this team has got and who really "gets" what the Packers organization is really about. Let me explain what I do NOT mean by that... (more…)

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Keys to the Game: Packers vs. Vikings

  3 years ago     69 Views     Leave your thoughts  

Well, the Packers' season has reached its turning point. How many people picked this week's game at Lambeau as the pivotal game in the 2013 season? If you had that one "circled" on your calendar, let me know. Yet here we are looking down the barrel of a 5-6 record and possible two game shortfall in the division and for this week at least, Aaron Rodgers will again watch from the sidelines. Here is what the Pack will have to accomplish to keep themselves alive in the division: (more…)

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Defining the “Balanced Attack” Part 4

  4 years ago     69 Views     Leave your thoughts  

For those of you who have followed the first three parts of this series, you may have noticed a missing piece. One big gaping hole in the argument that sticks out like the gap in a hockey player's smile. This gap is that passing attack. Why didn't I talk about it? Shouldn't our passing game be at the top of the list? Well, because we have been trying to define a balanced attack and the Packers have had the passing…

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