Monthly Archives: September 2014

Rodgers Relaxes and Torches Bears

So here was my Packer game experience: I served as a pallbearer at a funeral of one of my dad’s oldest friends on Sunday. The funeral started at two. I listened to the agonizing final play of the first half, … Continue reading

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Relax, Rodgers Will R-E-S-P-O-N-D

As the Packers take a nosedive down the NFL power rankings, they know that if they can take care of business at their home away from home, Soldier Field, they will finish the first quarter a respectable 2-2 with a … Continue reading

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Oh Where, Oh Where Did the Offense Go?

So, about those 34 points I thought the Packers were going to score… Three games into the season, the Packers offense is an abject mess. That’s not a sentence I’ve written or spoken too many times over the past 20 … Continue reading

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Can Pack Put Lions in Deep Freese?

As the Packers get set to embark on a key stretch of three division games in 11 days, let’s take stock of what we know about this team through two games. Not much. The 2014 version of this team that … Continue reading

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Pack’s Comeback Win Comes in the Nick of Time (out)

If they’re all going to be like this, I’m going to need to stock up on Prilosic. Yes, the Packers dug themselves out of a 21-3 hole, but if not for a very fortuitous time out call, who knows how … Continue reading

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Grounding the Jets? Rodgers That.

The only thing worse than witnessing countless missed tackles, some problematic injuries and a pathological fear of Richard Sherman is having to wait ten days to see what they do for an encore. When the Packers finally take the field … Continue reading

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Defenseless in Seattle

Well, this one had it all. Lousy tackling, untimely penalties and a potentially devastating injury on the offensive line. The NFL is back! So much for making a statement. So much for setting the tone and serving notice to the … Continue reading

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What Time Is It? It’s Prediction Time, for Opener and Season

Normally on the week leading up to the opener, I write a blog with my season predictions and then one on the Pack’s opener. Since we’ve got the Thursday night start, I’ll combine them here. I’ll begin with the Seahawks … Continue reading

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