Packers 24, Vikings 21: Game Balls and Lame Calls

The Green Bay Packers failed to score 50 points for the third consecutive game on Sunday. Fire everybody! Just kidding. Anyways, the Packers’ starters actually had to play meaningful football into the fourth quarter as the Packers hung on to beat the Minnesota Vikings 24-21.  Green Bay now has sole possession of first place in […]

The Burke Blotter: Relax? How about “Calm Down?”

Life is good for the Green Bay Packers and their fans right now. Back-to-back 50 point performances against your most hated rival and then one of the best teams in the NFC will put a little spring in your step.  Aaron Rodgers continues his torrid pace with 28 touchdowns on the year and only three […]

The Burke Blotter: Packers Could Miss Playoffs at 11-5

How often is “good” not good enough? While that may sound like a clue The Riddler left Batman, this very well could be the conundrum the Green Bay Packers find themselves in at the end of the 2014 season. The Packers currently sit at 6-3, one game behind the Detroit Lions for first place in […]

Game Balls and Lame Calls: Packers 55, Bears 14

After watching last night’s game between the Green Bay Packers and the Chicago Bears, one phrase comes to mind: a beautiful disaster. Packers 55, Bears 14. It’s always nice when your team blows out the opponent but when it’s a bitter rival like the Bears, a 41-point margin of victory is just that much sweeter. […]

The Burke Blotter: Fire Jay Cutler, not Marc Trestman

The Green Bay Packers don’t get chances like this very often. Heading into Sunday night’s Week 10 game against their arch rival Chicago Bears, the Packers have a golden opportunity to basically end the Bears’ season. At 3-5, Chicago has been one of the league’s most disappointing teams in 2014. This was supposed to finally […]