Surviving Sunday: Packers News, Notes and Links for the Football Deprived

Welcome to the “all-too-soon” edition of Surviving Sunday without Green Bay Packers football. The plan was to start this series off on February 8th, a week after the Packers triumphant Super Bowl win in Arizona. And then the last minutes of the NFC Championship game happened. So here we are. Personally, I still haven’t watched […]

Playoff Tickets: Fans Talk, Green Bay Packers President Mark Murphy Listens

For a few days late in the Packers 2013 season, Green Bay Packers President Mark Murphy had to feel stunned if not down-right shell-shocked. The Packers, along with the playoff bound Bengals and Colts, could not sell out their stadium for a possible home playoff game. Since 1960 the park enjoyed an NFL record 319 straight […]

Packers vs. Vikings 2014 Week 12 Predictions from

GAME PREDICTIONS Week 12 Green Bay Packers vs. Minnesota Vikings Name Record To-Date This Week’s Pick Score Prediction Kris Burke 7-3 Green Bay Packers 27-24 Trap game. The Packers will struggle here just because I can’t see them putting up 50 points three weeks in a row. Still, they make one more play than the Vikings […]

Packers vs. Eagles 2014 Week 11 Predictions from

GAME PREDICTIONS Week 11 Green Bay Packers vs. Philadelphia Eagles Name Record To-Date This Week’s Pick Score Prediction Kris Burke 7-2 Philadelphia Eagles 31-28 This one is going to be a shootout. After beating up on significantly inferior opponents, the Packers get another chance to beat an elite NFC team. They failed against New Orleans, Detroit […]

Packers Xs and Os Film Session: Clay Matthews Moves Inside

Last Sunday when the Green Bay Packers demolished the Chicago Bears 55-14, defensive coordinator Dom Capers unleashed a new wrinkle. It involved moving outside linebacker Clay Matthews to inside linebacker for much of the game. According to ESPN’s Rob Demovsky, Matthews played a total of 53 snaps, with 38 of those coming at middle linebacker (72%). […]