Posts tagged Green Bay Packers

Cerebral Football: The Onside Kick As A Weapon

from AdvancedNFLStats.com

The Green Bay Packers used the surprise onside kick successfully against the Denver Broncos on Sunday, the third time in recent history they’ve done so. Coach Mike McCarthy is turning the onside kick into a weapon. Here’s why it’s smart.

Johnny Jolly: Back In The Clink

Johnny Jolly

Johnny Jolly again demonstrated why he’s the stupidest son of a bitch to ever play for the Green Bay Packers, getting arrested for codeine possession for a third time.

Packers vs. Broncos: First Impressions

Aaron Rodgers

First impressions from the Green Bay Packers 49-23 rout of the Denver Broncos, including offensive standouts, defensive struggles, stats, a look at how Marshall Newhouse performed and thoughts on the onside kick.

Rodgers Puts On Clinic, Trounces Broncos

  Just when you thought Aaron Rodgers couldn’t get any better, he puts on a performance like he did Sunday that just blows your mind. Two rushing touchdowns. Four TD passes. More than 400 yards passing and, yes, one interception but that was more bad luck on his part than a bad decision. In short, […]

Predictions: Packers vs. Broncos

Kyle Orton

Total Packers writers tell you how the Green Bay Packers will handle the Denver Broncos on Sunday.

Collins May Not Play Again

Nick Collins

Green Bay Packers safety Nick Collins had surgery on his spine this week. The prognosis for him playing football again is cloudy at best.

Nick Barnett: Buffalo Better Atmosphere Than Green Bay

Nick Barnett

Former Green Bay Packers linebacker Nick Barnett is drinking the Buffalo Bills Kool-Aid, calling Buffalo the best atmosphere in the NFL. Seems like that might rub a few people in Green Bay the wrong way.

Walden Fined; Bullshit?

Erik Walden

Green Bay Packers linebacker Erik Walden was fined for his hit on Chicago Bears quarterback Jay Cutler. The penalty on the play was questionable, making the fine even more dubious.

Jermichael Finley Still Has Some Work To Do

Jermichael Finley

Green Bay Packers tight end Jermichael Finley still has some work to do on his game. Case in point — he didn’t even know what the hell he was supposed to be doing on his second touchdown last week.

Rodgers Named Player Of The Month

Aaron Rodgers

Not surprisingly, Green Bay Packers quarterback Aaron Rodgers is the NFC’s offensive player of the month. We run down the stats and tell you the other winners.

TiVo Time: Chicago Bears

Jermichael Finley

After slogging through the tape, we’re back with the breakdown of the Green Bay Packers win over the Chicago Bears. Here are all the important moments, what happened and why.

Burnett: We Won For Nick

Nick Collins

The Green Bay Packers shouldn’t need any extra motivation, especially against a rival like the Chicago Bears, but safety Morgan Burnett certainly has some. It could make the Packers even more dangerous this season.

Green Bay Packers vs. Chicago Bears: Grades

Jay Cutler gets sacked by Jarius Wynn

Grading out the Green Bay Packers 28-17 win over the Chicago Bears in week three, including game balls and marks for each of the Packers’ three units. Here’s who played well and who didn’t.

Marshall Newhouse Draws Praise, Likely To Remain Starter

Marshall Newhouse

Tackle Marshall Newhouse drew praise for his play after stepping in for the injured Bryan Bulaga on Sunday. It’s a good thing he played well because the Green Bay Packers will need him. Bulaga is likely to be out for a couple weeks.

Slocum: There’s Nothing To See Here, Please Move Along

Shawn Slocum

Green Bay Packers special teams coach Shawn Slocum is a master at making excuses. He has to be — his units consistently suck. So what did he have to say about Johnny Knox’s negated punt return touchdown yesterday? Take a look.

Packers vs. Bears: First Impressions

Ryan Grant

First impressions of the Green Bay Packers 27-17 win over the Chicago Bears. Here’s why the Packers are 3-0, who looked good and what needs improvement.

Predictions: Packers vs. Bears

Aaron Rodgers

Total Packers’ writers predict the outcome of the Green Bay Packers matchup with the Chicago Bears. Here’s how it will happen and why.

Packers vs. Bears Preview

Clay Matthews

Here’s our preview of the Green Bay Packers and Chicago Bears week three game at Soldier Field, including game plan, key matchups and injury report.

The Greatest Green Bay Packers Player Of All Time Is…

Charles Martin

After thousands of hours of research, Total Packers has selected the greatest Green Bay Packers player of all time. We used a very scientific formula, which was constructed over several years. Here is the result.

Cerebral Football: Why Teams Should Defer To The Second Half

Mike McCarthy

The Green Bay Packers are fans of deferring until the second half, which seems to spark quite a bit of debate. The Packers have been successful using this formula. Here’s the argument in favor.