The Green Bay Packers will hit the road again and head to Baltimore to face the defending Super Bowl champion Ravens. The Packers have yet to have back-to-back home or road games this season and they will alternate home and road games until early November. Winning on the road in the NFL is never easy, […]
The bye week is over and the Green Bay Packers have been preparing to get back on a winning track after their week three debacle in Cincinnati. The good news for the Packers is that they are getting back many of those who were dealing with injury. Clay Matthews, Jermichael Finley, Morgan Burnett, John Kuhn, […]
I grow weary of Green Bay Packers losses. Not because they lose, but because I have to suffer the over-the-top reactions from fans every time. Okay, I guess it’s my choice to be involved in the Packers blogosphere and Twitterverse, but you get my point. Don’t get me wrong, there’s absolutely no problem with being […]
Welcome to Part 2 in the “Indicators of Success” series, in which I look at how strongly certain statistical categories correlate to the success of an NFL team. In the first part, we looked at defensive statistics, but as I concluded in that piece, we were only looking at one side of the coin. Today we’ll examine how well the offensive statistics compare to a team’s success, again using information from the 2011 season.
Last week, fellow writer Michael Dulka wrote a post on the Green Bay Packers defense and how signs of improvement should give us hope for 2012. A couple comments were made discussing the relevance of the “Yards per Game” statistic that has so stigmatized last season’s defensive unit.