Tag Archive: james starks

Almost Decision Time…Down to Brass Tacks

  2 years ago     76 Views     1 Comment  

Packernation collectively winced and groaned as they watched footage of Eddie Lacy rolling up his ankle. The good news is that he is OK, but a lot of discussion has centered around whether or not to play him in the game against the Chiefs. Greenbaypackernation.com's own Jeff Hayes puts in his two cents on Eddie Lacy and more. (more…)

View More

Hot Read: The Story So Far and Wide Receiver Poll

  2 years ago     103 Views     1 Comment  

The Packers passing attack will always be dangerous as long as Aaron Rodgers is at the helm. When the Packers lost Jordy Nelson for the season, Packernation called on the young receivers to pick up the mantel, carry the torch. When the Packers signed James Jones, the Packers' passing attack added a familiar point-scoring weapon. This year's passing attack is different, and to some extent, that is a good thing. (more…)

View More

Packers Say Goodbye to the Albatross

  2 years ago     210 Views     8 Comments  

In a game that had the feel of a post-season game though it only is week two, the Packers got the albatross off their back with a big win against the Seahawks to go to 2-0 and maintain first place in the division. The Seahawks are now 0-2 after the loss last week to the Rams. The Seahawks hoped for a field goal and another chance at an onside kick that could give them a chance but Jayrone Elliot had other plans. Knocking the ball out to force a fumble recovered by the Packers that would seal the game, Elliot…

View More

One Step Forward…Two Steps Back

  2 years ago     103 Views     1 Comment  

So far this preseason is best characterized as a "one step forward, two steps back" affair. The first preseason game against the Patriots showed a Packers team that was very much as advertised. The offense was dominant (with perhaps still some red zone issues yet to be corrected) and the defense showed a lot of pressure with good coverage on the backside. Since then, we seem to have done a 180. With the Thursday game in sight and the "dress rehearsal" against the Eagles in the rear-view, it's time to take a look at the preseason so far. (more…)

View More