Around the NFC North: Week 4

Week 3 in the NFC North upended what has been the natural order of things in this division the last few years. A perennial NFC North favorite, the Packers anemic offensive performance against the Lions moved them down in the unfamiliar position of chasing after both the Lions and Bears.  Both of those teams made strong […]

Packers vs. Lions First Impressions – 2014 Game 3

Green Bay Packers vs. Detroit Lions:  2014 Game 3 As always, this post it what it says it is, unfiltered initial reactions as the game progresses. I always find it entertaining to compare initial impressions from the heat of the moment with more measured thoughts with time to think about it.  Everything is up for discussion. GAME NOTES: […]

Packers vs. Lions Week 3 Game Predictions from

GAME PREDICTIONS Week 3 Green Bay Packers vs. Detroit Lions Name Record To-Date This Week’s Pick Score Prediction Kris Burke 2-0 Detroit Lions 35-28  This is a vote of no confidence in the defense until proven otherwise. I think the second half against the Jets was an aberration and the unit really is that bad. It […]

Packers Mike McCarthy a Modern-Day Nero: Fiddles while Green Bay Burns

Mike McCarthy is widely praised for his calm demeanor and approach to head coaching.  Never one to fly off the handle, McCarthy soldiers on with his plan, come hell or high water. Despite the team collapsing around him, McCarthy refuses to panic or take drastic measures in an attempt to turn things around. In some […]

Packers vs. Lions – Game Day First Impressions, Unfiltered: GB 22 DET 9

Green Bay Packers vs. Detroit Lions:  2013 Game 4 Unfiltered game day blog post of comments, observations and first impressions.   GAME NOTES: The Packers have have had two weeks to stew and get sick of answering questions about play-calling,  injuries, MM-AR relationship and more. They can take the field today and make all of […]