Lacy Scores Twice, Defense Dominates in 42-10 Blowout

Dominating! There are a few words that could be used to describe the Packers 42-10 victory over the Vikings tonight on Thursday Night Football, but dominating may be the most appropriate. In every facet, the Packers were the better team on the field as they sprinted ahead 42-0 and never had to look back. The defense sacked Christian Ponder 6 times as well as picked […]

October 2014 by mattk21

Packers vs Vikings: 5 Key’s to Victory

The Packers offense came to play last Sunday in a 38-17 win over the rival Chicago Bears moving them into a 3-way tie for 2nd in the division at 2-2. For the 3rd week in a row the Packers will play a division opponent but this time they will be in the comforts of Lambeau […]

October 2014 by mattk21

Packers @ Bears: 5 Keys to Victory

After Sunday’s 19-7 defeat at the hands of the Lions, the Packers find themselves in familiar territory with a 1-2 record through the first 3 games of the season. This is the 3rd year in a row that the Packers have started the year 1-2. Despite a slow start, the last two seasons, the Packers managed to […]

September 2014 by mattk21

What’s Going on with the Packers Running Game?

Balance is something that all NFL teams strive for on offense. Establish the run to help set up the passing game, use the passing game to help establish the run. A team doesn’t have to have a perfect 50/50 split to accomplish their goals of staying balanced, just stay committed to both aspects and good […]

September 2014 by mattk21

Defense Solid, Offense Struggles as Packers Fall to the Lions 19-7

Defense stole the show today in Detroit as the Lions defeated the Packers 19-7. For the second week in a row, the Packers fumbled on their opening possession, which was picked up and scored by the Detroit defense. Detroit added a safety later on which gave them a 9-7, a lead they wouldn’t give up. […]

September 2014 by mattk21

Packers @ Lions: 5 Keys to Victory

Despite finding themselves in an 18 point hole at one point in the first half, the Green Bay Packers were able to comeback and defeat the New York Jets 31-24 in Week 2. With the victory, it moved the Packers into a 4 way tie for first in the NFC North as each team has […]

September 2014 by mattk21

Eddie Lacy Cleared to Play Sunday

Having a longer layoff between Week 1 to Week 2 payed dividends, as it appears that Eddie Lacy will be active Sunday. He has passed all of the concussion protocols to be cleared, per Mike McCarthy at his Thurday press conference. While he is listed as probable as of Friday mornings injury report, all signs point […]

September 2014 by mattk21

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 […]

September 2014 by mattk21

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 […]

August 2014 by Brandon Moffet

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