With the 2011 NFL season right around the corner, it's time to make some predictions. While the Packers are the sexy pick to repeat as Super Bowl champions, I'm here to tell you that they won't even win the NFC North.
The Packers are a great team, don't get me wrong. They have a tremendous quarterback, solid playmakers and a great defense. The NFC North is greatly improved this season and it would be ludicrous to hand the division over to the Packers before a game has been played.
The Packers, the Bears, the Lions and the Vikings are all ready to win the NFC North and will stop at nothing to get there. While the Packers may be the early season favorite, here are five reasons why they will not win the NFC North: