Packers release veteran WR Sammy Watkins

The Green Bay Packers have decided to release veteran wide receiver Sammy Watkins ahead of Monday’s game against the Rams. Watkins caught 13 passes for 206 yards and zero touchdowns. Why make this move now? With rookie wide receiver Romeo Doubs returning in the next couple of games, there was going to be a move made at receiver, and Watkins was going to be the … Continue reading Packers release veteran WR Sammy Watkins

Packers beat Rams 24-12 to remain in the playoff hunt.

The Packers are not dead yet. The Athletic’s betting model created by Austin Mock has the Packers’ chances of reaching the playoffs at 7 percent. But don’t let these back-to-back wins against the Bears and Rams fool you; this is not a good football team. Green Bay is 1-7 against teams with winning records, and there hasn’t been any indication they can bump that record … Continue reading Packers beat Rams 24-12 to remain in the playoff hunt.

Bears Takeaways: Chicago keeps the eyes on the prize

The Bears have stayed steadfast focused on preserving a high draft pick in the 2023 NFL draft. The Bears have now lost six in a row. They have lost 9 of their last 10. Things look very good in Week 14 as they have a bye. Then, they get the Bills and the Eagles in back-to-back weeks and finish the season against the Lions and … Continue reading Bears Takeaways: Chicago keeps the eyes on the prize

Rodgers, Packers rally past the Bears 28-19

A Jaire Alexander interception and a touchdown drive by Aaron Rodgers were enough for the Packers to pull away against the Chicago 28-19 on Sunday afternoon at Soldier Field. Rodgers improved to 24-5 as a starter against Chicago as he surpassed Brett Favre for the most wins against Chicago in Packers franchise history (Favre had 23 wins during his career against the Bears). Green Bay … Continue reading Rodgers, Packers rally past the Bears 28-19

Are You Going to Bet Against Tom Brady?

In 2014, Aaron Rodgers told Packers fans to “R-E-L-A-X” after a 1-2 start to the season. The Packers went on to a 12-4 season and lost to the Seattle Seahawks in the NFC Championship games. In 2016, after a four-game losing streak (4-6 start), Rodgers said the Packers were going to “run the table” to end 10-6 and get into the playoffs. They won every … Continue reading Are You Going to Bet Against Tom Brady?

The Green Bay Packers are dead

Insanity is defined as doing the same thing and expecting different results. That has been the Green Bay Packers season in a nutshell. The passing game isn’t good, the running game is underutilized and the defense spends the whole game in zone coverage. It’s not worth it to note that Green Bay lost to Tennessee 27-17 on Thursday Night Football because these three issues have … Continue reading The Green Bay Packers are dead

Packers end five-game losing streak; beat Cowboys 31-28 in overtime

The two Aarons dominated this game. Rodgers went 14/20 for 224 yards, three touchdowns, and zero interceptions. All three touchdowns were to rookie WR Christian Watson who had his own coming-out party after two early drops in the first quarter. Green Bay established the run early and often on Sunday. Running back Aaron Jones had 24 carries for 138 yards and a touchdown. Dallas came … Continue reading Packers end five-game losing streak; beat Cowboys 31-28 in overtime

What does Green Bay’s future look like after Aaron Rodgers departs?

Ah the age old question. When will Aaron Rodgers leave and what will Green Bay look like after he leaves. The timeline for Rodgers leaving Green Bay is unknown but he has confirmed that he won’t play until 45 like Tom Brady. Green Bay right now sits at 3-6 and losers of five straight. This team hasn’t looked good the whole season and based on … Continue reading What does Green Bay’s future look like after Aaron Rodgers departs?

Time to hang up those boots, or shall we say cleats?

In the NFL, the average retirement age is 27.6 (rbcwealthmanagement.com). However, quarterbacks stretch their careers out a bit out of love for the game or to retire before changing teams and causing chaos on the Madden cover (Brett Favre). Tom Brady didn’t repeat the same mistake Brett Favre did, but Brady might want to consider hanging up his boots after this year. Looking at the … Continue reading Time to hang up those boots, or shall we say cleats?