The Green Bay Packers released 18 players and placed four on season-ending injured reserve to cut down their roster to the 53 man mark to open the 2014 regular season. It’s that awful day when a knock on the door or a call to your cell could mean the Turk is looking for you. The following […]
Why Haven’t The Packers Resigned Matt Flynn?
In case anyone forgot, the 2013 Packers will always be remembered as the “oh shit, Aaron Rodgers got hurt” season. After Rodgers broke his clavicle against the Bears, it became quite apparent that the Packers front office had been unusually caught with its collective pants off by having no viable backup to keep the team […]
Does Ben McAdoo deserve blame for Packers’ backup QB blunder?
When the Miami Dolphins hired former Packers offensive coordinator Joe Philbin to be their head coach in 2012, Tom Clements was promoted to offensive coordinator, leaving the team’s quarterbacks coach position vacant. Ben McAdoo, who served under head coach Mike McCarthy in each of his previous two tenures with New Orleans and San Francisco, had […]
The Packers’ Backup Quarterback Derby Must Stop
If the Green Bay Packers had their way, no one else but Aaron Rodgers would take a snap at quarterback during the regular season except in mop up duty during a blowout victory. That said, they need some kind of a Plan B behind the 2011 NFL MVP in case of a doomsday scenario in […]
Surviving Sunday: News, Notes and Analysis from Packers Preseason
Well, Packers fans, since the 2013 NFL season starts next Sunday, this is the last Surviving Sunday of the year. NFL football games that actually matter will be keeping us occupied for the next 20 weeks or so, and there won’t be a need for 800-word posts wrapping up the news of the week and […]