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Green Bay's Transition to a 4-3 and What It Means for 2014
Two weeks into the NFL season, there's a very obvious difference between the Dom Capers led Green Bay Packers defenses of the past and the current reincarnation. In 1992, Capers received his first job as a defensive coordinator in the NFL.
Mon Sep 15, 2014
Packers defense keeps taking time to get in groove
"We're not trying to trick anybody," coach Mike McCarthy said of the 4-3 look. "We're utilizing our personnel.
Sun Sep 14, 2014
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BGA Preview: Jets at Packers
During the season, Bent's Game Analysis charts games for some of the Jets' upcoming opponents, enabling a break down of what to watch out for on gameday The Jets last played the Green Bay Packers in 2010, losing 9-0 at home in a game that featured two controversial interceptions, a couple of special teams blunders and disappointing offensive execution throughout from the Jets. With a chance to go 2-0, the Jets are underdogs, but will be hoping to exploit a couple of key injuries to give themselves a chance at Lambeau.
Fri Sep 12, 2014
Green Bay Packers defense trying to shake soft reputation
Sep 4, 2014; Seattle, WA, USA; Seattle Seahawks quarterback Russell Wilson is pursued by Green Bay Packers safety Ha Ha Clinton Dix at CenturyLink Field. Mandatory Credit: Kirby Lee-USA TODAY Sports My biggest concern about the Green Bay Packers going into the 2014 season was the soft under belly of the defense.
5 Green Bay Packers Players Destined To Fail In Week 2
The Green Bay Packers are coming off a difficult road loss at the hands of the Seattle Seahawks, and now they head home to face the New York Jets. There were glaring inadequacies in that Week 1 loss, and I don't expect 10 days to fix that.
Wed Sep 10, 2014
Packers: Ineffective, or injured
If the Green Bay Packers want to make a change at inside linebacker - and to be clear, no one has said that they actually do - then Brad Jones' recurring quadriceps injury just might give coach Mike McCarthy the cover to do so without officially benching the struggling veteran. Jones sat out Wednesday's practice with a quadriceps injury that dates back to training camp, when he missed the final week of practice and sat out the preseason finale against the Kansas City Chiefs on Aug. 28. Packers coach Mike McCarthy said Jones would not practice on Thursday, either.
New York Jets vs. Green Bay Packers: Top 5 Matchups To Watch
The New York Jets, coming off a Week 1 victory at home against the Oakland Raiders, will be heading into Green Bay to face the Green Bay Packers. The Packers will be coming off some extra rest from their loss to the Seattle Seahawks in Week 1. The Packers are decent favorites in this game, but there are plenty of intriguing matchups to watch that can decide the game.
Tue Sep 09, 2014
How the NFL's New Tackling Rules Change Football
Green Bay Packers inside linebacker A.J. Hawk knows a lot about taking players down. The former Pro Bowl pick averages more than 100 tackles each season - that's about seven a game.
Packers' revamped run defense performs the same
This is the way the Green Bay Packers decided to go with their defensive line this off-season. The Hummer was shelved.
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Packers Inside Linebackers: Could Green Bay be Interested in Arthur Brown?
ESPN's Adam Caplan reports that multiple teams have called the Ravens about inside linebacker Arthur Brown. Could the Packers be one of them? Of the Packers ' many shortcomings in their 36-16 season-opening loss to the Seahawks , the inability of their inside linebackers to get to the ball and cover the tight end stood out more than most.
Mon Sep 08, 2014
Packers must correct tackling problem
The short view is that the Green Bay Packers have a tackling problem -- again. Of the 28 teams that have played in Week 1 so far, only one missed more tackles than the Packers did in their 36-16 season-opening loss to the Seattle Seahawks .
One positive: Matthews' thumb held up
If Clay Matthews has a better showing this Sunday against the New York Jets than he did in last Thursday's season-opening loss to the Seattle Seahawks , here's why: The Green Bay Packers linebacker now knows his twice-surgically repaired right thumb will withstand playing 66 snaps in a regular-season game. If there's one positive to take away from the opener, it's that Matthews has some piece of mind.
Green Bay Packers: The time has arrived for Carl Bradford
Jul 30, 2014; Green Bay, WI, USA; Green Bay Packer linebackers Mike Neal , Carl Bradford , Adrian Hubbard and Jayrone Elliott workout during training camp at Ray Nitschke Field. Mandatory Credit: Benny Sieu-USA TODAY Sports Due to a rash of injuries, Jones got his chance on the field and has remained on the roster since.
Sun Sep 07, 2014
Should the Packers Consider Making Changes on Defense?
Seattle Seahawks running back Marshawn Lynch carries the ball against the Green Bay Packers during the first half at CenturyLink Field. Mandatory Credit: Steven Bisig-USA TODAY Sports Going into Thursday night's game, the Green Bay Packers defense knew they would have their hands full stopping Marshawn Lynch and the Seattle Seahawks' prolific running game.
Fri Sep 05, 2014
NFL season opener draws 7% more viewers than last year
Seattle Seahawks tight end Zach Miller, left, runs the ball as Green Bay Packers inside linebacker A.J. Hawk, right, closes in in the second half of an NFL football game, Thursday, Sept. 4, 2014, in Seattle.
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McCarthy and Packers look to regroup
While they received relatively good news on the injury front Friday, the Green Bay Packers still must fix all that went wrong during a season-opening loss to the defending Super Bowl champion Seattle Seahawks. Packers coach Mike McCarthy confirmed Friday that starting right tackle Bryan Bulaga escaped major damage to his surgically repaired left knee.
Thu Sep 04, 2014
Kickoff 2014: So excited
The excitement feels genuine. It doesn't feel like the before-the-season, hope-springs-eternal tripe that sometimes passes for excitement in the days leading up to the first game.
Wed Sep 03, 2014
What's different about the 2014 Packers
The last Packers ' trip to Seattle is popularly known as the " Fail Mary " game.
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A Look Back at Maurice Jones-Drew's 40 yard rushing TD
Raiders line up in 21 Personnel, 2 RBs + 1 TE, with Reece lined up on the line as a Tight End.
Tue Sep 02, 2014
Packers inside linebacker plan counting on A.J. Hawk, Brad Jones
A.J. Hawk is just 6 feet 1 inch and 235 pounds and Brad Jones is 6-3, 242, but that is not out of the norm for inside linebackers in the defense the Packers play.