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Not Lookin’ Back: 3 Reasons The Safety Position Will Improve

  3 years ago     78 Views     1 Comment  

Last season's defense was a sore spot for Packers fans. The injury bug bit harder than a hungry, Northern Wisconsin mosquito and the run defense had more holes than baby swiss. After the draft, and now with the start of training camp, it is becoming clear that the Packers have not left this position to its own devices but have moved with intentionality to improve what was the position of most need on the Packers defense, the safety position. Here are three reasons I believe ¬†that the safety…

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AM Quickslant: Now It’s For Real, The Pads Come Off

  3 years ago     82 Views     4 Comments  

Well it is the first day of padded practice this morning and as you pour yourself that morning cuppa Joe on this Monday, may visions of big hits and flying helmets dance in your heads...wait...scratch that. May visions of big hits that DON'T cause injuries and the soon-to-be flying helmets of Seattle Seahawks dance in your heads. It makes a difference when the players put the pads on and today will be the first day of separating the men from the boys.¬† (more…)

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You Asked For It Packernation…You Got It!

  3 years ago     236 Views     21 Comments  

Well #packernation, you wanted it and you got it. Jordy got his deal! Reportedly a four year deal worth $39 M with 14.2 million guaranteed. We posted a couple days ago why Jordy should get exactly what he got today: Watch some highlights and use the comment section below to TELL US WHAT YOU THINK! The NFL today called Jordy Nelson possibly the NFL's most underrated player...duh! Packernation has known that the chemistry between Rodgers and Nelson is nothing short of stellar and not too easy to find. Ted Thompson and Co. have labeled the signing of Nelson a priority…

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The Mike McCarthy Way

  3 years ago     72 Views     Leave your thoughts  

What was previously Potts Avenue in Green Bay Wisconsin has become Mike McCarthy Way. The honor of having a street in Green Bay named after a head coach has been reserved for coaches who bring Lombardi trophies back to Titletown. Mike McCarthy has earned this honor. But here's what surprised me: (more…)

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AM Quickslant: And the National News….Totally Redeems Itself!

  3 years ago     57 Views     Leave your thoughts  

When I last mentioned the national news I was critical of their lack of depth in understanding our Packers team. Ok...Ok...today they got it right and it is important to give credit where credit is due. Going into training camp is one of the last chances we will have to revel in the victories of LAST season. But this one is SO worth it! (more…)

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