Tag Archive: running back

How the Best Gets Better

  2 years ago     131 Views     1 Comment  

The offense has been the strength of this team for years. With the line coming back this year intact it will definitely help Rodgers to stay upright and unleash his aerial assault once again but the better news could be Josh Sitton and Tj Lang have had time to heal from the injuries they played through last season. Sitton opted to forego¬†surgery on his toe letting it heal on its own, he says it's not 100% yet but by the time the season kicks off he believes he will be fine. With Nelson having clean up surgery on his hip…

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5 Mini-camp Mentions

  2 years ago     266 Views     1 Comment  

Packers mini-camp begins today and with all the installations in the team can begin the process of fine-tuning their roster and developing the 2015 team. So what is the difference between OTA's and mini-camp? One word...MANDATORY. But that is about the only difference, as there won't be contact and the players will not be in pads for the three-day camp. So no blocking, no tackling, and no bump-and-run coverage huh...what can a team get out of such activities. There is one very important thing that teams get out of mandatory mini-camps across the NFL. (more…)

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Keys to the Game Week One: The Chicago Bears

  2 years ago     125 Views     2 Comments  

Yeah, I know it's the middle of June, but August will be here before you know it and with it...football. The dog days of Summer serve to remind us that those crisp mornings and golden afternoons are quickly approaching and for those of you who, like me, favor the Fall above all seasons, you are probably thinking about that September 13th matchup against the Bears at Soldier Field too. There is one key to this game and one only. If the Packers do their job in this regard...easy win. If they fail, the Bears will have a chance to push…

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A.M. Quickslant: New “Wrinkles” + Same Chemistry = Better Offense

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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 a certain familiarity that comes from meeting a team twice each year and using different players in different ways helps nullify the advantage that such familiarity may give a defense. Plays that have not seen the field¬†cannot show up as tendencies on the film. (more…)

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