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R&R Free Agency

  9 months ago     1966 Views     3 Comments  

I've not written a post for a while but feel the need to vent, All the chatter about Thompson dabbling in free agency has me thinking could this be the year? Rodgers came out and kind of put the head honchos on the spot by hinting it's time to get aggressive with some top help. The release of Shields and Starks opens up a big chunk of cap space. Matthews could restructure his contract this year as well so Ted could get crazy along with other teams when free agency starts instead of waiting for all the high priced players…

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Entering Free Agency…One Stat That Blows Me Away

  9 months ago     1943 Views     1 Comment  

The rumors about the Packers being more active in free agency have a lot of people excited. Of course, we all know that Packers' GM Ted Thompson rarely gets his feet wet in the initial frenzy where most of the game-changers go and many are overpaid and underperform. Much of the talk before the FA period has to do with cap space and where the team could better spend its money, to the extent that, there has even been speculation that the Packers could get rid of one of their stars. But there is one, basic aspect of the Packers…

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Big Players Make Big Plays In Big Games

  10 months ago     186 Views     Leave your thoughts  

The Packers have their share of big players, first and foremost is Aaron Rodgers, the team's leader and MVP candidate for the 2016 season. But some lesser known players have grown up in the Packers' recent past, and as last nights game proved, we are going to need these players to play big if the Packers hope to keep their win streak alive.  (more…)

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Divisional Round Day 1: Packers Should Take a Lesson

  10 months ago     83 Views     Leave your thoughts  

The first day of divisional round match-ups is over and the Falcons await the winner of the Packers versus the Cowboys while the Patriots are once again at Foxboro to take on the winner of the Steelers versus the Chiefs. There was one offensive approach that was a big difference in the success of both the Falcons' and the Patriots' offenses yesterday. The Packers should take a lesson, it could be the difference between winning and losing. First, what did both offenses do effectively that led to their overall success, why the Packers should factor in the same philosophy, and what…

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3 Key Differences in the Playoff Game Against the Cowboys

  10 months ago     122 Views     Leave your thoughts  

The initial meeting between the Packers and Cowboys in week six of the regular season was a comedy of errors on the Packers' part. That was then, this is now. At the whistle in Arlington on Sunday, the Cowboys will face a very different opponent. Here are three important differences between that week 6 meeting and the playoff game to come.  (more…)

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