Packers vs. Redskins Week 2 Game Predictions from

GAME PREDICTIONS Week 2: Green Bay Packers vs. Washington Redskins Name Record To-Date This Week’s Pick Score Prediction Kris Burke 0-1 Green Bay Packers 21-17 It actually was tempting to pick Washington here. Whenever the Packers go up against Mike Shanahan, he seems to have his team ready. RG3 is another tough challenge for this […]

2012 NFL Playoffs Predictions, Wild Card Round:

“Jersey” Al’s cast of writers make their 2012 NFL Playoff predictions for the Wild Card Round.

Around the NFC North in Week 6

Here’s a look at the Week 6 matchups around the NFC North.  The Chicago Bears are on a bye and do not play. Detroit Lions (1-3) at Philadelphia Eagles (3-2) The Lions emerge from their bye to face the Eagles in Philadelphia.  Detroit needs a win to halt a three-game losing streak.  Their last loss […]

Packers Elect Not to Franchise Tag Free Agent QB Matt Flynn

Packers quarterback Matt Flynn will be free to sign with whichever team he so chooses this spring after the NFL’s franchise tag deadline passed Monday without GM Ted Thompson slapping the $14.4 million tender on the 27-year-old backup. Instead of taking the risk of tagging Flynn and then trading him to a quarterback-needy team, the […]

Packing the Stats Follow-Up: Tracking Greg Jennings’ Targets

Last week we took a look at some statistics to help us answer the question, “Did Jermichael Finley Steal Attention From Greg Jennings?” During the first four games of the season, it seemed as if Jennings was losing productivity to Finley, who posted significantly more receiving yards and catches. However, after looking at the number of targets each receiver was getting in the first four weeks, we came to the conclusion that there was little evidence to support this claim.