Wild Card Playoff Round – 49ers vs. Packers: Keys To The Game

The stage is set: Lambeau Field, 3:40 pm on Sunday afternoon is where the Green Bay Packers will play host to the San Francisco 49ers for a wild card round playoff.¬† It seems a bit odd that a team that finished 8-7-1 and needed nearly every last second of their season to secure a playoff […]

Game Balls and Lame Calls: Eagles 27, Packers 13

Scott Tolzien played the majority of the game for the Green Bay Packers at quarterback. Scott. Tolzien. To his credit, he was a solid quarterback for the Wisconsin Badgers, but he was, in essence, a puppet carrying out Paul Chryst’s game plan, which relied heavily on a dominant power run game. But in his two […]

Could the Packers go with Burnett and Banjo at safety?

Following the Packers’ week two win over Washington, defensive coordinator Dom Capers hinted at a bigger role for undrafted rookie Chris Banjo. “You could see more and more of Chris Banjo,” Capers said, per Ty Dunne. “I thought he did well. He had one missed tackle one of those long runs, but other than that, […]

Surviving Sunday: News, Notes and Analysis from Packers Preseason

If you missed the Packer’s preseason game on Friday Night, good for you! It was about as ugly a display of football as we’ve seen around here for a while. Luckily, it was the only the first preseason game. ¬†Realistically, when talking about anything that happened in this game, one must start with, “It was […]

Wednesday 7/31 Packers practice: Davon House shines

With fellow cornerbacks Casey Hayward and Tramon Williams on the sideline nursing injuries, Packers cornerback Davon House stepped up during Wednesday morning’s practice at Ray Nitschke Field. It’s risky business comparing an unproven player to an established veteran. In fact, comparing any two players is like playing with fire.¬†Some comparisons carry some stereotypes–racial or otherwise. […]