Tag Archive: Richard Rodgers

2 Ways the Packers Will Use the 12 Personnel Group

  5 months ago     258 Views     Leave your thoughts  

The Packers have rarely had stellar tight ends during Aaron Rodgers' time in Green Bay. Jermichael Finley was a tight end that could take the top off a defense and last season, Jared Cook was a very nice addition and instrumental in the Packers' win in the Divisional round of the playoffs. In between have been serviceable guys who do not offer particular advantages. Richard Rodgers has been a good pass-catching tight end but lacks speed and contributes little as a run blocker. All that has changed for the 2017 season, not only in the addition of the big-bodied Martellus Bennett,…

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“Miracle in Motown” Wins Play of the Year

  1 year ago     1865 Views     2 Comments  

Rogers to Rogers' game-saving hail Mary on December 3 has been named "Play of the Year" in NFL Honors. The 61 yard bomb from Aaron Rodgers that was completed by Richard Rodgers was a spark in a season that needed something to hang its hat on. Little did Packers fans know that a very similar play would give a beat up Packers team a chance to advance to the NFC Championship at the very end of the season. While the Packers did not win that second game, the two plays serve as bookend reminders that this Packers team has some…

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Give it Some Thought…Make YOUR Opinion Known to All of Packernation

  1 year ago     216 Views     Leave your thoughts  

In a game the Packers never led for one single tick of the clock, they came away with a victory in one... single... un-timed play. The Packers had been on the wrong side of the "that's why we play the game" cliche since the end of last season. This time they turned it around and won a game in which everything seemed to go wrong. Let me say that...in contrast to the first time the Packers played the Lions (at Lambeau), this time the Lions were playing some really good football. The defense had come into its own, getting pressure on the quarterback and…

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