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

Congratulations to former Green Bay Packers general manager Ron Wolf on his election to the Pro Football Hall of Fame. Wolf (with a lot of help from team president Bob Harlan and a quarterback who goes by the name of Brett Favre) took the Packers from a floundering franchise to one of the most respected […]

Green Bay Packers Playoff Opponent Hoping for Cold Weather

Word from Dallas this week is that the Cowboys are hoping for a colder-the better scenario for Sunday’s playoff-game in Green Bay against the Packers. Single digits? Bring ‘em on. Below zero wind chills? Short sleeve weather? What in the name of a Polar Vortex is going on here? Running Game Emphasis in Cold Weather […]

Aaron Rodgers Voted Best In The NFL By Players

The AP made it known with their MVP vote, and now other NFL players have confirmed it. Green Bay Packers quarterback Aaron Rodgers is the best player in the NFL. NFL Network over the past ten weeks has been airing a countdown of the “Top 100 Players of 2012” as voted upon by NFL players […]

Packers Aaron Rodgers Wins 2011 NFL MVP Award

In a landslide vote that was no surprise to most observers, Green Bay Packers’ QB Aaron Rodgers was voted the NFL 2011 Most Valuable Player. Rodgers takes home his first MVP Award after garnering 48 votes to 2 for Drew Brees, who earlier had been named NFL the Offensive Player of the Year. For full […]

Week 11 Packers Stock Report: Nelson and Williams Rising, Grant and Sitton Falling

If the playoffs started today, who would have the best chance of beating the Green Bay Packers in the NFC? The 49ers? If the Packers get ahead by more than 10 points, I don’t think Alex Smith has the arm to bring them back. The Giants? Their pass rush is scary, but not much else. […]