Cory’s Corner: The Packers’ solution at center is Linsley

The Packers’ offense has been humming this preseason. Aaron Rodgers looks sharp and confident. Eddie Lacy appears rested and ready. Jordy Nelson hasn’t lost a step. But what about the offensive line? Many became stunned to silence when news spread that JC Tretter would miss several weeks with a knee injury. Tretter was set to […]

Game Balls and Lame Calls: Packers 31, Raiders 21

It was more than likely the final tune up for the Green Bay Packers’ starters and they didn’t disappoint in Green Bay’s 31-21 victory over the Oakland Raiders Friday night. The starting offense came out with a blistering opening drive featuring a brisk pace and no-huddle formations. The result was a one yard Eddie Lacy […]

Packers Offensive Line Creating a Two-Headed Monster in Eddie Lacy

Mike McCarthy has said it, and I firmly believe it – this is the best offensive line of McCarthy’s tenure with the Packers. With the return from injury of a bigger and stronger Bryan Bulaga and with David Baktiari now having a season under his belt (which has also grown a few sizes this offseason), […]

Cory’s Corner: Mike McCarthy is the Packers’ next priority

Now that general manager Ted Thompson has been rightly granted a contract extension, it’s time to start zeroing in on the next big signing. And that’s head coach Mike McCarthy. Some folks still may grumble about the job that he does, but he has led the Packers to the playoffs the last five seasons. That […]

Cory’s Corner: Ted Thompson will show Jordy Nelson the money

Jordy Nelson wants $10 million per season. The question isn’t if Nelson is worth that much dough. The question is if Nelson is worth more than Greg Jennings or James Lofton. We all know how squeamish general manager Ted Thompson gets about signing guys that are within a whisper of age 30. Jennings was 29 […]