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

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

Nelson Shines, Packers Beat Jets 31-24

It wasn’t pretty, but the Green Bay Packers found a way to come back to defeat the New York Jets 31-24, despite trailing at one point 21-3. Jordy Nelson stole the show as he had 209 yards on 9 receptions which included a 80 yard touchdown pass from Aaron Rodgers. The Jets scored touchdowns on […]

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

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 […]

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