Tag Archive: aaron rodgers

When Packer Fans Love Being Wrong

  4 years ago     65 Views     Leave your thoughts  

Most of the time, we hate being wrong. There’s no way the worst team in the league in 1997 could ever beat the unstoppable juggernaut that is the Super Bowl champion Green Bay Packers. After going 15-1 and striking fear in the hearts of every opponent, the Packers will walk through the playoffs untouched to their second consecutive Super Bowl title. And, there’s no way an out-manned Denver Broncos team will even challenge the Packers in Super Bowl XXXII. *sigh* However, there are times when we’re thrilled to be wrong. For example, every year lots of people predict the Packers’…

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Aaron Rodgers Making It Count: TDs Per Pass Attempt

  4 years ago     67 Views     1 Comment  

Football is all about scoring touchdowns. Granted the highest scoring players in the league are generally kickers, but no team wants to score a bunch of field goals in a game and very few games are won without scoring a touchdown. If Packer fans had a choice, every pass Aaron Rodgers tossed in the air would result in a touchdown. Of course, that's never going to happen, but just how many of Aaron's passes DO result in a touchdown? The answer might shock you. (more…)

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Does Passer Accuracy Matter?

  4 years ago     53 Views     1 Comment  

The Jets new offensive coordinator, Marty Mornhinweg, made a recent statement that he’s not worried about passer accuracy. For some time now, Packer fans have been proudly pointing out how accurate Aaron Rodgers’ passing is. So, the question is, does it really matter? Let’s look at the numbers... (more…)

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Packer People: Aaron Rodgers

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The selection of Aaron Rodgers in the 2005 draft just gets better and better every year. Aaron took over the reigns of the team in 2008 at the beginning of the nightmare that had Brett Favre decide to "unretire." Throughout that fiasco, Rodgers displayed the poise of a true professional. Five seasons later, he's again showing his poise and professionalism. (more…)

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Backup QB Situation Nothing New for Packers

  5 years ago     106 Views     3 Comments  

For the first time since 2008, the Packers will enter training camp with a different set of faces throwing beside reigning league MVP Aaron Rodgers. While not as thrilling as the battle at safety, the situation at backup quarterback is still very relevant. To see why, let's briefly recap the Aaron Rodgers era in terms of who was sitting behind him on the depth chart. Four years ago, it was Louisville product Brian Brohm who was viewed as "insurance" behind Rodgers, as No.12 entered his first season as a starter. However, as early as the preseason, it was clear that…

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