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

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

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

5 Moves Ted Thompson Needs to Make this Offseason

A few days have passed and its full steam ahead towards the offseason for the Green Bay Packers. With twenty players set to become free agents and a handful of positions that need upgrades, this poses to be an eventful summer in Green Bay. Keeping this in mind, lets take a look at the 5 […]

January 2014 by mattk21

Packers vs 49ers: Post Game Thoughts

My thoughts on the Packers  23-20 loss to the 49ers in the first round of the playoffs This was heartbreaking. Unlike other losses where I may be upset, after Phil Dawson made the kick, I just dropped my head as the realization the season was over hit me. Dom Capers called a helluva game. I […]

January 2014 by mattk21

Packers Control Own Destiny: Part Duex

What an ugly week for the NFC North! What did come of it was the Packers still controlling their own playoff destiny. All they have to do is defeat the rival Chicago Bears, at their place, and the NFC North is theirs! How did all of this come together? The NFC North going 0-4 on […]

December 2013 by mattk21

The Rodgers Dilemma

“Aaron Rodgers is not ready to go. He’s out for the game,” Head Coach Mike McCarthy Those 12 words are words that all Packers fans had a feeling could be coming, but hearing them from Coach Mike McCarthy made it real once again. The Packers leader, Aaron Rodgers, is set to miss his 5th straight […]

December 2013 by mattk21