UnPACK the Play: First Play from Scrimmage, Pack Versus Pats 2014

The NFL announced yesterday that the Packers will once again face the Patriots in the 2015 packersvpatriots preseason. The Packers Pats game of 2014 was an epic struggle. Let’s unpack the first play from scrimmage to see just how the Packers pressured the team that would eventually be crowned the Super Bowl champs. The Packers take advantage of the Patriots’ respect for their high-powered offense but the play defeats their defensive set. This one goes to Mike McCarthy and the Green Bay Packers: Continue reading

Pre-season Schedule Announced

jordy nelsonThe NFL announced its 2015 pre-season schedule just moments ago. Games begin on August 9 with the Hall of Fame game featuring the Pittsburg Steelers versus the Minnesota Vikings. And that Packers will face the Patriots and Steelers…here how the weeks lay out… Continue reading

Randy Gregory: Should the Pack Take a Chance?

Randy GregoryRandy Gregory…one of the best pass rushers in this year’s draft, is taking a tumble down draft boards after he revealed that he had failed a drug test at the NFL Combine. If he falls to number 30…should the Packers take him? The risk/reward is enticing here…so what do you think Packernation? Continue reading

Should the Packers Stay With BPA?

ttTed Thompson has always been about picking the best player available in the draft for each round. This year’s draft sees the Packers in need of inside linebacker help with the loss of Brad Jones and AJ Hawk, and cornerback with Tramon Williams and Davon House. This year’s draft is strong in the areas of offensive tackle, cornerback, and wide receiver.  Continue reading

Sarah Thomas Becomes First Full-Time NFL Official

Sarah ThomasConor Orr from Around the NFL is reporting today that Sarah Thomas has been named the League’s first fulltime official. Thomas is a 19 year veteran having refereed in Conference USA. Thomas is one of nine officials to be given employment for NFL games in 2015.  Continue reading