Monthly Archives: December 2015

The Packers Have Fallen. Can They Get Back Up?

Step right up, Vikings. It’s your turn. For the third straight season the Packers will face a divisional foe with the North up for grabs. First the Bears, last year the Lions and now the Purple. The Pack are two … Continue reading

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Cardinals: Roadrunner. Packers: Wyle E. Coyote.

Last week, Mike McCarthy voiced his own version of Rick Pitino’s timeless “all the negativity in this town sucks” diatribe. He was annoyed by the constant questions about what what was wrong with his team. He snapped back that the … Continue reading

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A Desert Win Is Likely Not in the Cards

We all know there is plenty to play for when the Packers meet the Cardinals in Arizona. A win would give the Pack an outside shot at the #2 seed and a first round playoff bye (needing a week 17 … Continue reading

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I’ve Got Questions After Pack’s Win in Oakland.

Sometimes a 10-point victory feels as satisfying as take out Chinese food. A couple hours later and you’re hungry for more. On a rainy afternoon in Oakland, the Pack jumped out to a 14 point lead, watched it evaporate and … Continue reading

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Pack’s Offense Should Keep On Rollin’ in Oakland

One thing we know about the NFL: everything can change from one week to the next. I think we all feel a lot more comfortable about the state of the Pack’s offense than we did last week at this time. … Continue reading

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Two Good Calls: McCarthy Hands Himself the Play Chart and then Hands Lacy the Ball.

When the news broke a few hours before kickoff that Mike McCarthy had made the decision to resume play calling duties, my immediate thought was, will we notice? Will it make a difference? Could it provide the shot in the … Continue reading

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It’s December and We Really Want to Believe

It’s December,  a time when Mike McCarthy and company typically strut their stuff. We desperately want to believe the Pack will close the season the way they usually do: steamrolling to the division title and getting ready for a deep … Continue reading

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Hail Yeah!

Man, Thursday night games are the worst, aren’t they? OK, we can now officially say we’ve seen everything. For the better part of the first two quarters, I was scanning the sidelines to see if Dan Devine and Randy Wright … Continue reading

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Keep the Brooms in the Closet.

No, the Packers aren’t getting swept by the Lions this year. No, the roar has not been restored. True, the Kitties seem reborn since the bye week, winners of three straight and launching their little run with a win at … Continue reading

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