Tag Archive: Clay Matthews

There Are No Moral Victories…However…

  1 year ago     120 Views     Leave your thoughts  

There is a saying in the NFL that there are no moral victories and that is true. A win is a win is a win and a loss the same. The Packers were unable to get a "W" yesterday and that is disappointing, especially as it pertains to the NFC North race. The Packers, with the loss against the Falcons, put themselves behind the 8-ball in the North and Packers fans find themselves hoping for a Jay Cutler (brief) resurgence tonight as the Bears take on the Vikings on MNF. There are no moral victories...however.... (more…)

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3 Keys To Beating Atlanta (…and 1 Honorable Mention)

  1 year ago     1830 Views     4 Comments  

This has been a rough Monday for Packer Nation. As one after another player goes down (and or out for the season), Packers fans must be at the point of cringing every time another report comes out. After an improved outing against the Chicago Bears, it looks like the Packers offense is going to have to begin to score more points if the team is going to be successful moving forward. Now, with word that Jared Abbrederis is on the list of IR players, the wide receiver corps, while not the triage unit of the defensive backfield, also takes a…

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R&R Defensive veterans

  1 year ago     104 Views     Leave your thoughts  

Everyone seems to be buzzing about the rookies this year so I want to talk a little about the veterans. The Backers With Matthews moving back outside I'm personally excited to watch him get after the QB's again from his natural position.  Nick Perry has had health issues and finds himself working on a one-year "prove it" deal but for 5 years he has struggled to stay on the field so we will see. He will be hungry to show he was worth a first round pick and definitely has the talent.  With Perry and D. Jones stepping in to keep…

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Interactive O/U: Clay Matthews’ Weakness and His Move Back Outside

  1 year ago     110 Views     1 Comment  

Clay Matthews' weakness is stronger than many players strengths, yet he has one nonetheless. Read on to find out what it is and why this move back to the outside is important. At the end of the post is an interactive over/under poll for you to take to tell the world how you think Clay will do this year. There is no question that Clay Matthews is a special player. Not only is he a fantastic OLB in the Packers' 3-4 scheme, but for a couple years now he manned the ILB position and the the Packers improved against the…

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Will the Packers’ Best Defensive Players Be On The Field?

  1 year ago     172 Views     4 Comments  

The Packers will enter the 2016 season off an off-season that was typical by their standards. Sign back as many of your own players as possible, pick up a second (or lower) free agent, and build through the draft. This was enough to garner an exciting B- grade from Pro Football Focus apple for the teacher anyone?  (more…)

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