Aaron Jones

Previews & Reviews

10 Quick Things: GB vs. MIN

After rewatching Sunday night’s game against the Minnesota Vikings, here are 10 things worth knowing:   OFFENSE 1) The beautifully executed first pass of the game from Aaron Rodgers to Davante Adams was a precursor of things to come. The two stars connected 11 times for 136 yards and a touchdown, taking full advantage of […]

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Previews & Reviews

10 Quick Things: GB vs. BAL

After rewatching Sunday’s game against the Baltimore Ravens, here are 10 things worth knowing:   OFFENSE 1) Aside from missing throws to Davante Adams early and Allen Lazard late, Aaron Rodgers (23 of 31 for 268 yards and three touchdowns) was masterful. The Ravens generated plenty of pressure, but the future first-ballot Hall of Famer stayed […]

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Players & Coaches

Worth It Or Overpaid?

The Packers have one of the most expensive rosters in the league this season. Two players are making over $20 million a year, six are making over $9 million, and two are making over $5 million. That’s typically the cost of sustained winning in the National Football League. So are the Packers getting their money’s […]

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Players & Coaches

Time To Play AJs Together

With tight end Robert Tonyan out for the season and wide receiver Randall Cobb now out for at least the next three or four games, Aaron Jones and AJ Dillon are two of the top three weapons left on a Packers’ offense that’s scoring eight fewer points a game than it did a year ago. […]

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Previews & Reviews

10 Quick Things: GB vs. CHI

After rewatching Sunday’s game against the Chicago Bears, here are 10 things worth knowing:   OFFENSE 1) Davante Adams was targeted a season-low five times, but he still made a big impact on the game. His four catches were good for 89 yards, and just as importantly, he attracted the attention of the Bears’ best […]

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Previews & Reviews

10 Quick Things: GB vs. PIT

After rewatching Sunday’s game against the Steelers, here are 10 things worth knowing:   OFFENSE 1) Quarterback Aaron Rodgers throws the ball to receivers he trusts, especially in big spots, so it’s no surprise that Randall Cobb kept four drives going with catches on third down. The 31-year-old, who was acquired in a minor trade […]

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Previews & Reviews

10 Quick Things: GB vs. DET

After rewatching Sunday’s game against the Detroit Lions, here are 10 things worth knowing:   OFFENSE 1) Aaron Jones ran hard as always, but with so many new and young players along the offensive line, there just weren’t many holes. In fact, over 70 percent of his yards came after contact. This could be the […]

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Players

10 Most Irreplaceable Packers

We all found out last January just how important one player can be to the fortunes of a football team. The season-ending injury to All-Pro left tackle David Bakhtiari also ended any chance the offensive line had to adequately protect quarterback Aaron Rodgers against Tampa Bay’s ferocious pass rush in the NFC championship game. With […]

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Players

Thursday Thoughts: Great Company

I finally have the time to do extensive scouting reports on new players, so I should’ve known GM Brian Gutekunst wouldn’t sign a single free agent in the first three weeks of free agency. There are still some bargains to be had, but it appears the Packers will be relying on holdovers and the upcoming […]

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Players

Thursday Thoughts: ‘Other’ Corners

You know a TV show is good when I’d rather watch fictitious doctors treat fictitious patients at a fictitious New York hospital than watch March Madness. If you’re looking for something to binge, I highly recommend The Knick on HBO Max. Anyway, here are three of the numerous Packers-related thoughts that ran through my head […]

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