Tag Archive: Morgan Burnett

Keys to a Packer Win Over the Seahawks

  2 years ago     99 Views     2 Comments  

We're just a couple days away from the critical early season rematch of the NFC Championship game and I'm feeling pretty good going into this game. That, of course, doesn't mean that I think the Packers are completely prepared for this matchup. They still have some serious question marks that they, no doubt, have been working on all week long but will remain question marks until the game is done. There are, however, several reasons that make me think that the Packers are going to walk away from this game with win number two and shake the green and blue…

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UnPACK the Play: Morgan Burnett INT Return

  2 years ago     183 Views     1 Comment  

There has been a lot of negative talk about the defense in the Atlanta game. But here's a play that needs to be remembered. It reminded me of Nick Collins' INT return in SB XLV. It wasn't returned for a touchdown but a lot of good things happened during this play. Of course, the best thing was the interception itself. The Packers had great coverage and Matt Ryan had to hold the ball too long until Nick Perry got free up the middle. Feeling the pressure, Ryan made the decision to force the ball rather than take a sack. The…

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Five Packers Primed for a Breakout Year

  5 years ago     77 Views     Leave your thoughts  

There is always opportunity for growth in a Packers organization full of youth and elite coaching. While it will be difficult for some players to top 2011 performances, there are others who have more than enough room to improve. Which Packers will be the Jordy Nelson and Bryan Bulaga of 2012? Morgan Burnett The Packers suffered against the deep ball last season when Charlie Peprah was paired with Morgan Burnett deep instead of Nick Collins. However, Burnett has endless talent and room to improve and should be looked at as a driver of secondary production in 2012. (more…)

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