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Records and Recap: Pack V Falcons

  2 years ago     84 Views     Leave your thoughts  

In a game that left many Packers fans a little skittish, the mild-mannered leadership of Ted Thompson, Mike McCarthy and Aaron Rodgers have become the Chinese Triad of the NFL. They lead the team that most other teams just lower their eyes and walk past on the other side of the street, hoping not to meet. Those that do come face to face may leave with their honor intact, but they leave losers nonetheless¬†especially¬†if the conflict takes place on Packers turf. All three of these guys have long term contracts, they're here to stay. They are all hard-working thinkers, and…

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Laughing All the Way: Ha Ha Clinton Dix vs. Calvin Pryor

  3 years ago     213 Views     4 Comments  

The Packers selection of Ha Ha Clinton Dix in the first round of the 2014 draft was a happy one for almost all of Packernation. But Calvin Pryor was another safety that a lot of Packers fans would have liked to see the team get. The questions came again when the Packers had to play the Jets (who selected Pryor) and Rex Ryan made a comment about liking both players but taking "the guy who will knock your face in." Well...who's laughing now, Rex. Here are some key stats in the comparison between Ha Ha and Calvin Pryor. (more…)

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Ted Thompson Presser

  3 years ago     96 Views     1 Comment  

Ted Thompson spoke to the press today in a conference regarding the final preseason game and the impending roster cuts.Thompson expressed a good deal of empathy for guys who "have done a good job but will not make it past this weekend". As far as the final cuts go, Thompson made it clear that while the assistant coaches have already made their opinions known, the final conversations will be between Ted and coach McCarthy. Green Bay's scouts, for their part, are doing their due diligence in follow up with other team's cuts. Looking for players cut by other teams that…

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3…[4]…14…15…66…92: The Packers Schedule Retirement of Brett Favre’s Jersey

  3 years ago     220 Views     29 Comments  

Well, it's official! The Packers today announced that they will induct Brett Favre into the Packers Hall of Fame and retire his jersey in 2015. Packers President Mark Murphy made the announcement about the jersey retirement while Perry Kidder, President of the Green Bay Packers Hall of Fame announced the induction.   2015 will be 45th anniversary of the Packers Hall of Fame and the first inductee will be none other than your own Brett Favre! What a momentous occasion as the Hall of Fame expands to a new two-story space and at the same time welcomes Brett Favre back…

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Packers to Address Packernation: Brett Favre to Packers HOF and Jersey to be Retired in 2015

  3 years ago     238 Views     13 Comments  

Well Brett Favre announced on his official website that he will be returning to the Packers in 2015 for induction into the Packers Hall of Fame and to have his jersey retired. By all counts this appears to be the will of Packernation finally coming to fruition. I addition to thousands of e-signatures on the petition, thousands of others in Packernation posted, shared, and commented that they wanted Brett back. Well Packernation, you asked for it and you GOT IT! Of course, the official press conference is not until 1:30 CST and you can see it here, so we can't…

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