The Burke Blotter: Are the 2014 Packers a Trick or a Treat?

Happy Halloween Packer Nation! With the bye week upon us, focus has turned to handing out candy and dressing up for All Hallow’s Eve. The bitter taste of the Green Bay Packers’ 44-23 loss to the New Orleans Saints last Sunday night may still be haunting you but rest assured, the Packers aren’t afraid of […]

Saints 44, Packers 23: Game Balls and Lame Calls

Well, that escalated quickly. The Green Bay Packers saw their four-game winning streak come to a crashing halt Sunday night as they were blown out by the New Orleans Saints 44-23 at the Superdome Sunday night. Here is who played well and who left some things on the field in the Packers’ loss Game Balls […]

The Burke Blotter: Is the Packers’ Defense For Real?

Sunday marks the halfway point of the Green Bay Packers’ 2014 season, but for defensive coordinator Dom Capers it actually is much more than that. After a sluggish start to the season, Capers’ defense has come to life and is finally again performing near the level it was in 2010 when the Packers won Super […]

Packers 38, Panthers 17: Game Balls and Lame Calls

Another game at Lambeau Field and another blowout victory for the Green Bay Packers. The final score was 38-17 but the game against the Carolina Panthers was never really that close. The Packers jumped out to a 21-0 first quarter lead and never looked back. Green Bay eventually stretched the lead to 38-3 before giving […]

Week 7 NFL Betting Odds, Packers vs Panthers

Riding a three game winning streak after a 1-2 start, the Green Bay Packers host the Carolina Panthers in a Sunday afternoon matchup. The Packers offense is still looking to find it’s running game (Vikings game not-withstanding) so the entire fortunes of the team doesn’t always fall on Aaron Rodgers’ shoulders, as it did last […]