The Green Bay Packers won Super Bowl XLV by containing Big Ben Roethlisberger in the final minutes and forcing a turnover on downs. After Aaron Rodgers knelt to the Dallas turf and the clock hit triple zeros, the Packers were ready to celebrate.
But the celebration could only last so long before it was time start looking ahead and preparing for next season.
"Let's go get another one," said Rodgers, anticipating a 2011 in which they will find themselves as favorites. They have the talent, teamwork and motivation to do just that.
A lot of things went wrong for the Pack in 2010, so a lot of things had to go right for them to reach their ultimate goal. It is a tough feat to repeat in the NFL, and if Green Bay will do it, many things have to go their way.
Players must stay consistent, injuries must be avoided, and they must play with the determination that won them six straight games to take home the title.
Here are 10 best case scenarios that would be perfect for the Packers as they work to defend the Lombardi in 2011.