Packers Coach Mike McCarthy: I’m Giving up Play Calling

In an afternoon press conference today, Green Bay Packers Head Coach Mike McCarthy admitted to a not-so-well kept secret; he will no longer call plays for the Packers. It was not an easy decision for McCarthy, and according to him, came as a surprise to his bosses, Ted Thompson and Mark Murphy. During the press […]

Packers Reportedly Promote Edgar Bennett

According to WDUZ The Fan 107.5 FM in Green Bay, the Green Bay Packers are reportedly promoting wide receivers coach Edgar Bennett to offensive coordinator.  Current offensive coordinator Tom Clements will promote to assistant head coach and take over the offensive play-calling duties as well.  ESPN’s Rob Demovsky tweeted that he has multiple sources saying […]

Packers Release Special Teams Coach Shawn Slocum

The Green Bay Packers released special teams coordinator Shawn Slocum earlier today.  The team’s official website announced the move, referring to it as a release, versus a firing.  After the Packers sub-par performance on special teams this season, there was speculation as to whether the team might make a move with the coaching staff. The […]

Analyzing Mike McCarthy’s Season-Ending Press Conference

Green Bay Packers head coach Mike McCarthy met with the media on Wednesday for his season-ending press conference and talked about several aspects of his football team.  It was the first time McCarthy has spoken since the death of his younger brother, Joseph McCarthy III, last week. Here are some of the highlights from today’s […]

Cory’s Corner: The Packers’ special teams needs a reboot

The Packers’ special teams was anything but special this year. Green Bay had seven kicks blocked and were ranked dead last in the annual special teams rankings compiled by The Dallas Morning News. Not to mention, a fake field goal and a botched onside kick sealed the Packers’ NFC Championship Game fate. And to prove that […]