Larry McCarren did a nice breakdown of a play (well, plays) that the Packers made against the Patriots that built off each other. The play illustrated the way a coaching staff sequences plays during a game to gain an advantage.
If you’re like me, you were suprised at how compelling last night’s game was from start to finish. Usually, the first pre-season game doesn’t feature many starters and then is just about individual play of a few young guys and
The one dark spot on Mike McCarthy’s record as Packers head coach is that his special teams units have been “special” in all the wrong ways. This year, McCarthy is intent on making the special teams unit “special” in the
The Packers strength at wide receiver, and the addition of another slew of wide receivers in this year and last year’s draft has created a very congested camp at the postion. We all know who the top three will be
The Forth of July is behind us and that means that Training Camp 2015 is right around the corner. Of course, camp is important to the team and especially to young players trying to get jobs, but it is also
A lot of people are talking about how the Packers offense won’t change at all because all the starters are returning. But there was on big change. Communication and the execution of the gameplan are paramount in NFL football games.
Regardless of the fact that the collective bargaining agreement allows less than two weeks (13 days) worth of practice days, Packers head coach Mike McCarthy sees coherence and culture as more important than practice today. He has cancelled practice in
People become Packers fans for a lot of reasons. I hope at the end of this post that you will tell me how you became one. After the draft, I asked the question (to the chagrin of many Packers fans)
We’ve been asking Packernation about NFC North division rivals this week. One of the most important reasons that teams try to institute new “wrinkles” into their offense is to try to throw their division rivals off the scent. There is
At the end of last season, there was a lot of talk of how the Packers special teams let us down. There was then a lot of action on the part of the Packers staff in letting Shawn Slocum go,