Tag Archive: Packers v Bears

We Remember You Part 2: Brett Favre

  1 year ago     228 Views     8 Comments  

If, as hoped, three great Packers quarterbacks will be on the field today, this will be so much more than a game. On this special day, this Thanksgiving Day, we have much to be thankful for. Packernation will see, front and center, how thankful we should be for three great quarterbacks, all of whom have led the team to championships. I will be writing about them in three parts today. Part 2 is about Brett Favre, and if I had all day I don't think I could compile all the memories all the experiences - some good, some bad...all passionate┬áthat…

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We Remember You Part 1: Bart Starr

  1 year ago     374 Views     17 Comments  

If, as hoped, three great Packers quarterbacks will be on the field today, this will be so much more than a game. On this special day, we gather for more than a game. This Thanksgiving Day, we have much to be thankful for and Packernation will see, front and center, how thankful we should be for three great quarterbacks, all of whom have led the team to championships. I will be writing about them in three parts today. This first installment is about Bart Starr, and it is admittedly tinged with a little sadness for what Bart, his wife, and…

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McCarthy Press Conference Recap

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Mike McCarthy addressed the press moments ago about the Thanksgiving Day matchup against the Chicago Bears. The conference is a prelude to a much anticipated celebration at Lambeau Field. The ceremonial unveiling of Brett Favre's retired jersey and the possible presence of Packers legend Bart Starr add to the festive feel of the most played rivalry in the NFL, the Packers versus the Bears in a rare Thanksgiving Day meeting. When the dust clears, the Packers hope to notch a second Division win in a row and continue to steer the ship toward another NFC North title. (more…)

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UnPACK the Play: Clay Matthews’ Game Changer

  2 years ago     101 Views     1 Comment  

The Packers found themselves on their heels for much of Sunday's game against the Bears. They seemed to be playing a "bend but don't break" kind of game. But with just under four minutes to go in the forth quarter the defense was once again giving up ground...too much ground. The Packers were up 24-16 but the Bears were driving. Great players make great plays at the right times and Clay Matthews showed it with a difference making interception. Let's unPACK the play: (more…)

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