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NFL Week 2 Predictions

Pittsburgh at Baltimore kicks off Week 2 of the NFL Season tonight so here are my predictions for this week’s game. Make sure to check back weekly on Thursdays for my weekly predictions as well as my Packers prediction for the week. (Winner in italics) Thursday Night Football Pittsburgh Steelers (1-0) @ Baltimore Ravens (0-1) –>  Pittsburgh 23 […]

4 days ago by mattk21
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5 Key’s to a Packers Victory

Week 1 is all wrapped up and the teams are focusing on their Week 2 match ups. The Green Bay Packers have a very important match up this week as they host the New York Jets as they attempt to bounce back from Week 1′s resounding defeat to the defending champion, Seattle Seahawks. The Seahawks handled […]

4 days ago by mattk21
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Preview: Packers take on Seahawks in “Fail Mary” Rematch

NFL Season Opener It’s been anticipated for a long time but it’s finally time for the NFL season opener on Thursday September 4th, 2014. This is a matchup many consider as a potential NFC Championship game. As the Seahawks come off of a Super Bowl victory, many consider the squad to be the favorites once […]

2 weeks ago by kmataloni
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Trouble in the Trenches

  Defensive Line Woes All eyes are on the offensive and defensive lines in Green Bay right now.  After signing a one-year $4 million contract during the offseason, Packers nose-tackle B.J. Raji suffered a torn bicep in Green Bay’s 31-21 preseason victory over the Oakland Raiders.  Initially signing the contract in order to prove to […]

3 weeks ago by Brandon Moffet
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NFL Draft Day 1

The Green Bay Packers selected Alabama Safety Ha Ha Clinton-Dix with the 21st overall pick in the NFL Draft last night. This addresses a position where the Packers desperately needed help. Safety, Calvin Pryor from Louisville would have been the ideal pick here but the New York Jets took him with the 16th selection. The […]

May 2014 by kmataloni
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Free Agency Update: Packers Sign Veteran Julius Peppers

This morning, Josina Anderson of ESPN reported that the Packers agreed to a deal with former Chicago Bear Julius Peppers worth up to $30 million over 3 years. While Julius has been very successful in the past, going to eight Pro Bowls, people have to remember that he is 34 years old. It would be […]

March 2014 by kmataloni
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Report: Packers Re-Sign Sam Shields

A few hours ago, ESPN Insider, Adam Schefter Tweeted that the Green Bay Packers had closed a deal with Sam Shields that was worth $39 million over four years, including a $12.5 million signing bonus. Packers beat reporter, Tom Silverstein was able to confirm this deal on Twitter. Shields was one of the more talked […]

March 2014 by kmataloni
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Free Agency Part Three: Will Packers Re-sign Sam Shields?

The Packers have two promising young players at cornerback in Casey Hayward and Sam Shields. Hayward was hindered by a hamstring injury for all but three games this season. Both Hayward and Shields have proven to be playmakers for the Packers defense. I think they sometimes get underappreciated due to the lack of pass-rush allowing […]

February 2014 by kmataloni
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Free Agency Part Two: James Jones

Back in 2010, James Jones was in his fourth year in the league and Packers fans were not quite sure what to make of him. He had shown signs of being a solid number three receiver but had some big drops at crucial times, and like Jermichael Finley, fans began to question his hands. His […]

February 2014 by kmataloni
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Free Agency Part One: Jermichael Finley

While the overall concern of most fans is defensive improvement, there are still some important decisions to be made on the offensive side of the ball. The Packers have a total of nine offensive players headed to free agency. These players include: Jermichael Finley, James Jones, John Kuhn, Evan Dietrich-Smith, Marshall Newhouse, Seneca Wallace, Matt […]

January 2014 by kmataloni