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Previews & Reviews

5 Quick Things: GB vs. NYJ

After rewatching Sunday’s game against the New York Giants, here are five six things worth knowing: 1) There’s no question Aaron Rodgers isn’t the player he was a decade ago, but truth be told, age had very little to do with the reigning league MVP’s pedestrian performance against the Jets. Rodgers was under intense pressure on […]

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5 Quick Things: GB vs. NE

After rewatching Sunday’s game vs. the New England Patriots, here are five six things worth knowing: 1) Rashan Gary did what great players do on Sunday – he took over a game. The fourth-year outside linebacker had a pair of sacks, three hurries, and forced a fumble that he recovered. There’s no truth to the […]

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Players & Coaches

Offensive Line’s Future Is Bright

It might be difficult to believe following last week’s collapse against the Minnesota Vikings, but the Packers’ offensive line is actually in good shape for the future. And while that future almost certainly won’t include former All-Pro David Bakhtiari, a handful of talented young prospects are ready to usher in a new era of quality […]

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Players & Coaches

Thursday Thoughts: Deja Vu

I like to pick along with the GM during drafts and then see who was right three years later. Looking back at 2019 is very interesting. Gutekunst took Rashan Gary at 12 and traded up for Darnell Savage at 21. I selected a different outside linebacker, Montez Sweat, at 12 and wide receiver A.J. Brown […]

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10 Quick Things: GB vs. MIN

After rewatching Sunday’s game against the Minnesota Vikings, here are 10 things worth knowing: 5 QUICK THINGS 1) Aaron Rodgers didn’t drop a 75-yard touchdown, run the wrong route, or get abused by ZaDarius Smith in pass protection, but like most of his teammates, he wasn’t close to good enough on Sunday. And this criticism […]

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10 Quick Things: GB vs. NO

After rewatching Friday night’s 20-10 victory over the Saints, here are 10 things worth knowing: 5 QUICK THINGS 1) Jordan Love took a step in the right direction against the Saints. Unlike a week earlier, the former No. 1 pick from Utah State delivered the ball accurately down the field. Aside from missing a gimme […]

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Players & Coaches

5 Quick Thoughts: 12’s Frustration

The Packers held their 17th practice of training camp earlier today. Here are the five most newsworthy items from August 17: 1) The young wide receivers were better today, 24 hours after Aaron Rodgers vented about their inconsistency. And while his harsh words were understandable following a particularly poor practice against the Saints, his frustration […]

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Players & Coaches

5 Quick Things: Special Teams

The Packers held their 13th practice of training camp earlier today. Here are the five most newsworthy items from August 10: 1) It’s actually fun to watch special teams at practice. After years of semi-competent coaches sending out uninspired veterans and undisciplined youngsters, new coordinator Rich Bisaccia and his longtime assistant Byron Storer have been […]

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5 Quick Things: Family Night

The Packers held their ninth practice of training camp last night. Here are the five most newsworthy items from August 5: 1) Camp sensation Romeo Doubs had a solid practice, but the most impactful rookie wide receiver was Samori Toure. The former Nebraska star, who has been coming on recently after a quiet start, caught […]

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5 Quick Things: Big Time Rush

The Packers held their sixth practice of training camp earlier today. Here are the five most newsworthy items from August 2: 1) Rashan Gary has been borderline unblockable through the first week of practices. While some of his dominance can be attributed to star offensive linemen David Bakhtiari and Elgton Jenkins being on the physically […]

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