The NFL season never unfolds how we think it will. The same can be said about the Packers 2012 season.Who could have predicted the following? Tom Crabtree having more long touchdown catches than any wide receiver. 10 starters missing time with injuries. Special teams being a bright spot despite Mason Crosby going into a funk. […]
Game Balls and Lame Calls: Packers 31, Cardinals 17
As Packers players kept limping off the field Sunday, Aaron Rodgers kept his team moving forward. Well, for the most part, anyway. There were some frustrating moments, and more failed opportunities to bury a team before the fourth quarter, but given all the injuries, Sunday’s win over the Cardinals was a good one. As the […]
Packers Injury Update: Nelson to Test Hamstring Friday
Here’s a quick update on the Packers injury situation before you sit down for dinner: The following players did not practice today: WR Jordy Nelson (hamstring); FB John Kuhn (hamstring); LB Nick Perry (knee); CB Sam Shields (shin/knee); DE Jerel Worthy (concussion); DE Mike Neal (ankle); WR Greg Jennings (groin); CB Charles Woodson (shoulder). Coach Mike McCarthy said that Nelson will test his […]
Did Sunday’s Victory Save the Packers’ Season?
I laughed when the headline to Kevin Seifert’s game story popped up on my Twitter account Sunday night: “Emotional Packers save their season.” “Really, Kevin?” I thought. “A season cannot be saved in week four. Calm down.” I thought Kevin was reaching for a story angle to try and be different, get people riled up […]