Tag Archive: Clay Matthews

Amp’ed Up Athleticism is a Great Start to Training Camp

  4 months ago     185 Views     2 Comments  

The Packers will now take their final break before training camp. One recurring theme in the press conferences that was also highlighted by coach McCarthy's presser earlier today was the fact that the athleticism of this year's team "jumps off the page". Packer Nation has seen this in several players but as a group, this team could become the kind that can push defenses with the hurry-up offense early and on defense, can bring it at the end of games. Now, admittedly, there is much more to a great football team than raw athleticism but the game is still made…

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7 round mock draft

  6 months ago     119 Views     1 Comment  

With the draft right around the corner I wanted to put together my mock draft, positions of need versus best available player has always been the topic in Green Bay so the arguments are plenty among fans. Personally I like combining the two if possible and maybe out of seven picks at least two pan out to be great players and if the football Gods smile on us, maybe four or five turn into good players! So here are my picks. 1st round (more…)

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Congratulations are in Order!

  7 months ago     82 Views     Leave your thoughts  

On today's episode of Good Packer Nation Morning, we discuss what Thompson will have to do if he doesn't pick up a free agent running back, what we expect out of Clay Matthews, and a special congratulations message. Catch the live show every Weekday morning and game day at 10:00 am EST on the GreenBay Packer Nation Facebook page. Or, subscribe on iTunes by clicking the link under the podcast player on this post. Join us for a ton of fun by going to your app store and downloading FireFan using the code GetTheRing. Once you’re done creating your profile…

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Entering Free Agency…One Stat That Blows Me Away

  8 months ago     1180 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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FA Head to Head Poll #1: A Couple Top-Tier Free Agent Linemen

  8 months ago     65 Views     1 Comment  

The Packers look to make some moves this off-season. Needs include cornerback, OLB, and RB. Here is our first in a series of head to head polls that we will use to get a final picture of where PackerNation wants the team to go. Each head to head poll winner will be added to a final poll as the free agent period begins. Here is the first: (more…)

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