Offense Explodes, Packers Blowout Bears 38-17

What a difference a week makes! The Green Bay Packers and Chicago Bears went score for score early, but the Packers scored the final 24 points to come away with a much needed 38-17 blowout victory over the rival Bears. While the defense struggled at times, they were able to pick off Jay Cutler twice […]

September 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

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

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

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

Free Agency Preview

After every season there are numerous free agents and many decisions to be made. Typically the Packers are not very active in free agency, but would rather try and build through the draft. In my opinion, this has worked well offensively, but not as well for the defense. It could be in Green Bay’s best […]

January 2014 by kmataloni

Packers 2014 Opponents Finalized

As was being reported last night, by the Packers winning the NFC North and the Eagles winning the NFC East, the Packers 2014 opponents are now set. The Packers will play the NFC South and AFC East as well as the first place teams from the NFC East and West. The schedule itself won’t be set until spring. Here is are the […]

December 2013 by mattk21

Packers @ Bears: Post Game Thoughts

My post game thoughts  after the Packers exciting, come from behind victory over the Bears, 33-28: NFC North Champs!! Honestly, what an amazing game! You couldn’t ask for much more no matter who you were cheering for. That is what rivalry games are all about! You could tell that Aaron Rodgers was a little amped early […]

December 2013 by mattk21