Around the NFC North: Week 2

The first week of this new 2014 NFL season brought quite a few interesting games, and results.  The Green Bay Packers opened up the season as visitors to the Seattle Seahawks.  While the first half was competitive, the wheels fell off and the Seahawks ran away, 36-16.  The Chicago Bears and Detroit Lions both hosted […]

Packers Announce 2013 Training Camp Schedule

The Green Bay Packers released their 2013 Training Camp Schedule today, to the delight of fans everywhere. As we’ve seen in the past, this schedule is subject to change, so for those of you planning to attend, keep an eye out for any updates. And as always, should inclement weather force practice inside the Don Hutson […]

Four Things the NHL Playoffs Teach Me About the NFL

However, as I was watching the game, my mind couldn’t help but explore the similarities and differences between the two sports. Football is far and above more popular, and you could probably even rank hockey below baseball and basketball in terms of viewership. Nevertheless, here are some things I learned about the NFL as I watched the NHL playoffs:

Looking at the Packers Remaining Schedule after the Bye Week (with podcast)

Coming into the season, there were a couple stretches that appeared difficult on the Packers’ schedule. The first tough part of the Packers’ schedule began on opening weekend, while the second challenging stretch figured to be coming out of the bye week. In week one, the San Francisco 49ers came to Lambeau Field and controlled […]

Green Bay Packers Schedule: Running the Gauntlet

When the NFL schedule was first released back in April, the upcoming three games for the Green Bay Packers were of important interest to head coach Mike McCarthy. Because starting on Monday Night Football against the Minnesota Vikings, the Packers will play three games in just 11 days.