Around the NFC North: Week 13

We’re almost three quarters of the way through the 2014 NFL season and Thanksgiving is already here.  That means another Detroit Lions home game and hopefully a black Friday to follow for them as they get set to take on the Chicago Bears.  I always like the addition of a Green Bay Packers game on […]

Packers vs. Vikings: Knee-Jerk Reaction

The Green Bay Packers haven’t had to play that hard, for that long, in almost a month.  After losing to the New Orleans Saints in late October, the Packers had their bye week followed by two big-time wins over the Chicago Bears and Philadelphia Eagles.  Packers quarterback Aaron Rodgers didn’t see any action in the […]

Packers vs. Vikings: Saturday Scoop

The Green Bay Packers will play an outdoor game against the Minnesota Vikings this Sunday.  That alone isn’t news.  In fact, leading up to this season, that statement led to the assumption that the game was taking place at Lambeau Field in Green Bay.  If only that were true.  The Packers have outscored their opponents […]

Around the NFC North: Week 12

The Green Bay Packers put up over 50 points on their second-straight opponent to send the previously 7-2 Philadelphia Eagles back to Phily licking their wounds.  The Packers have outscored opponents 100-9 in the first half of their last three home games.  Green Bay is on a roll after their bye week and are gaining […]

Eagles vs. Packers: Saturday Scoop

The Green Bay Packers are wearing their blue and tan throwback uniforms, circa 1929 and the team’s first championship.  Why am I leading with that?  Because the Packers have won three straight wearing that combo and the pants were deemed so comfortable by a lovable quarterback named Rodgers (well, lovable in the state of Wisconsin), […]