Posts tagged Shawn Slocum

Shawn Slocum Just Got a Zero Confidence Vote

so you're telling me there's a chance

Green Bay Packers coach Mike McCarthy didn’t come out and say he’s going to fire special teams coach Shawn Slocum, but he didn’t give him a vote of confidence either.

Legend of Shawn Slocum Continues to Grow

Shawn Slocum

Green Bay Packers special teams coach Shawn Slocum is going to be remembered for a long time around these parts. He truly is a special, special talent. Here’s the latest chapter in his legendary run.

Packers Predictably Last in Special Teams Rankings

Tim Masthay

How bad were the Green Bay Packers special teams in 2014? They were the worst according to the Dallas Morning News’ special teams rankings. We are not surprised.

Finally, Someone Else Wants to Fire Shawn Slocum

Shawn Slocum

Year after year, the Green Bay Packers are bad on special teams. The one constant is special teams coach Shawn Slocum. Well, he may FINALLY be on his way out.

Five More: Seahawks 28, Packers 22

Aaron Rodgers

With some time to reflect, here are five more thoughts on the Green Bay Packers NFC Championship loss to the Seattle Seahawks, including who’s really to blame.

Ohhhhhhh! Now Shawn Slocum is Extremely Frustrated!

Shawn Slocum

The Green Bay Packers just had their seventh kick blocked this season and special teams coach Shawn Slocum is really frustrated. Certainly, that will do a lot of good.

Shawn Slocum has it Figured Out

Shawn Slocum

Finally, the Green Bay Packers special teams is ready to turn the corner. That’s because the mastermind that is Shawn Slocum has it all figured out.

Five More: Bills 21, Packers 13

Mario Williams celebration

The Green Bay Packers really blew it in Buffalo. Their loss to the Bills, which we’re not going to call an upset, has some big picture ramifications. Here are five more thoughts on the game.

Five More: Packers 53, Eagles 20

Letroy Guion

The Green Bay Packers stomped the Philadelphia Eagles 53-20. Here are five more thoughts, including one very impressive stat and two big improvements.

Mike McCarthy Isn’t Looking to Shake Up Coaching Staff

Aaron Rodgers and Mike McCarthy have an argument

Bad news for those of you who’d like to see Dom Capers or any of the Green Bay Packers other coaches gone. Mike McCarthy says he isn’t shaking things up.

Jeremy Ross is Not the Problem on Returns, Apparently

Jeremy Ross

The Packers haven’t been able to get anything going in the return game this season, but that’s not the fault of Jeremy Ross, according to Shawn Slocum.

Packers No Longer Among League’s Worst on Special Teams

Mason Crosby blows it

The Green Bay Packers are no longer at the bottom of the special teams barrel. That unit is ranked 12th in Rick Gosselin’s annual special team rankings, despite employing Mason Crosby.

Good Packers Show Up, Beat Rams

Randall Cobb vs. Rams

The version of the Green Bay Packers we like showed up on Sunday and subsequently ran over the St. Louis Rams, 30-20. Here’s how it went down.

Randall Cobb Will Remain Packers Returner

Randall Cobb

Even though he’s expected to take on a larger role on offense, Randall Cobb will remain the Green Bay Packers primary return man.

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.

Green Bay Packers vs. New Orleans Saints: Grades

Darren Sproles and Nick Collins

Game balls, injuries and grades for the Green Bay Packers passing attack, running game, passing defense, rushing defense and special teams from the team’s week one victory over the New Orleans Saints.

Packers At Bottom Of Special Teams Rankings Again

Shawn Slocum

The Green Bay Packers are near the bottom of the Dallas Morning News’ annual special teams rankings for the third year in a row. They finished 29th, up two spots from last season. The 2008 team finished 26th and special teams coach Mike Stock was forced into retirement after that performance. The rankings are compiled […]

Does Sam Shields Have A Shot With The Packers?

Sam Shields

A lot of people like undrafted rookie free agent cornerback Sam Shields. He’s not only received a lot of coverage in the media, but both coaches and players have gone out of their way to praise his playmaking ability and his commitment to learning the game. Shields has blazing speed and as they say, you […]

Are The Packers Full Of Themselves?

Do the Green Bay Packers need an ego check? It’s an interesting question and one that bears some discussion after Nick Barnett made his Super Bowl or die proclamation last week. Certainly, both fans and coaches want their players to believe in themselves. Confidence is important, but overconfidence can be a major obstacle towards achieving […]

Packers’ Special Teams Get Worse

Shawn Slocum

It shouldn’t come as a surprise to anyone who watched the Green Bay Packers play in 2009 – the team’s special teams were atrocious. That has been confirmed once again in the Dallas Morning News’ annual special teams rankings, where the Packers finished 31st. The rankings are compiled by ranking each team in 22 special […]