1. Packers vs. Cardinals: 2009 Preseason Game Three Winners and Losers

    Last week I spoke of tempering my excitement and keeping things at a “McCarthy-like” even keel. Well, after whipping the Super Bowl runner-up Arizona Cardinals in the first half to the tune of 38-10, that’s pretty darn hard to do...

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  2. Vikings' Favre Will Divide, Packers Will Conquer

    It has started already. The rumblings out of Minnesota. A team divided. A "schism" it's being called. In the words of one Brett Favre has liitle support in Vikings Locker Room">NFL source, Favre has "little support" in the locker room...

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  3. Packers Vs. Bills: Preseason Game Two Winners and Losers

    While many euphoric Packers fans already have the team going to the Super Bowl based only on two preseason games, I am trying to keep a level head. There are some great signs, to be sure, but let's not assume anything...

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  4. Green Bay Packers Defense: Training Camp Improvements to Wish For

    As the Packers’ 2009 training camp continues, here are the developments I want to see on the defensive side of the ball by the time the Packers break camp...

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  5. Green Bay Packers Offense: Training Camp Improvements to Wish For

    As the Packers’ 2009 training camp begins, here are the developments I want to see on the offensive side of the ball by the time the Packers break camp...

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  6. Green Bay Packers Kicking Game: Training Camp Improvements To Wish for

    As the Packers' 2009 training camp begins, here are the developments I want to see in the kicking game by the time the Packers break camp. Kickoff Returns: Green Bay was last in the league last year in kickoff return yardage...

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  7. Brett Favre To The Football World: GOTCHA!

    (With apologies to the Grateful Dead) Arrows of neon and flashing marquees out on main street. Green Bay, New York, Minnesota and its all on the same street. Your typical city involved in a typical daydream Hang it up and see what tomorrow brings...

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  8. The Green Bay Packers Offense: Spinning the Undrafted Free Agent Wheel

    Part 2 - OFFENSEIn this two-part series, I am examining the Packer's crop of undrafted free agents and predicting their chances of making the 53-man roster. This was part 1...

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  9. Green Bay Packers' Defense: Spinning the Undrafted Free Agent Wheel...

    In this two-part series, I will examine the Packers' crop of undrafted free agents and predict their chances of making the 53-man roster: With 14 new undrafted free agents (UFAs) signed ...

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  10. Packers GM Ted Thompson Rolls the Dice Again

    Expectations can bring worries. And folks, I’m worried. I expect the Packers to do well this season. I expect the offense to be better balanced and more productive. I expect Dom Capers’ revamped defense to be a big improvement over last year.

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  11. The Green Bay Packers' Best Running Back Is Not Who You Think...

    In any discussion I have seen of the current Green Bay Packers running backs, the theme is the same: Can Ryan Grant return to the form of his rookie year and if not, will they finally give Brandon ...

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  12. Will the Real U.S. Men's Soccer Team Please Stand Up?

    USA 2, Spain 0.Let me repeat that.USA 2, Spain 0.In one of the most shocking results we've seen in some time, the U.S. men's soccer team found a way to snap Spain's streaks of 15 straight wins and 35 games without a loss...

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  13. Green Bay Packers' Biggest OTA Surprise: OLB Jeremy Thompson - OTAs

    As the Packers OTAs have progressed, one of the most surprising stories has been the rapid ascension up the depth chart of Jeremy Thompson...

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  14. Green Bay Packers Defense: In Dom We Trust...

    In Dom We Trust -- do we have any other choice? Dom Capers was hired by Mike McCarthy to restore the Green Bay Packer defense to prominence...

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  15. Ciao Paolo Maldini -- You Are The Last Of a Dying Breed

    I didn't set out to write an article about Paolo Maldini today. In fact, I should be out trimming the bushes right now, but thanks to the wonders of Tivo, I was reminded that this was an historic day for Italian Soccer...

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  16. Green Bay Packers Eyeing a "Special" 2009 Season

    The 2008 Packers season has been categorized in many ways. "Special" was not one of them. It was the start of a new Favre-less era, the year the defense became an absolute horror show, Aaron ...

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  17. Green Bay Packers OTAs Begin—And So Do The Surprises

    To start with, Justin Harrell made it onto the field. While we don't know to what extent he participated, his presence indicates he has at least passed his physical. Harrell said he has been "pain- free for about four weeks...

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  18. WARNING! Brett Favre Virus Sweeping Across the Internet...

    Computer Security experts today are warning the public of a nefarious computer worm that has infected millions of computers. Dubbed the "Brett Favre" virus, this nasty piece of malware spams your computer with false and exaggerated Brett Favre content...

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  19. New Green Bay Packer Clay Matthews: Is He Worth It?

    Now that draft euphoria was worn off, let's meet the Packers' second first-round pick: Clay Matthews III didn't start as a 166-pound linebacker his Junior year in High School, even with his father as his coach...

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  20. This Just In... Packers GM Ted Thompson Found Alive! (HUMOR)

    In an amazing development, the NFL has just revealed that a sleeper cell of radical Packer fans successfully pulled off a plot to kidnap Packers GM Ted Thompson before the NFL draft and replaced him with a look-alike puppet...

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  21. Packers' Ted Thompson Rocks Green Bay's World

    Did anybody see this coming? The Green Bay Packers, after seeing B.J. Raji fall into their laps (and turning their backs on Michael Crabtree), pulled a rare move up the draft board...

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  22. Al Bracco's Packer Draft Contest Picks

    The first player selected by the Packers in the 2009 NFL draft will be: Michael Oher Reasons and explanation: I think Ted Thompson wants to select an OT, since Mark Tauscher is probably ...

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  23. GREEN BAY B/R CONTEST: Predict the Packers' Picks -- Win a Cheesehead

    The Green Bay Packers Community leaders are holding a NFL Draft prediction contest. Prize will be an authentic Packer Cheesehead and a Bleacher Report T-Shirt. There will be only one winner...

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  24. Green Bay Packers 2009 Schedule Announced

    The Green Bay Packers 2009 schedule is out. Some cool facts... The Packers schedule is considered the third softest overall, based on last year's records of their opponents...

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  25. The BEST Green Bay Packers First-Round Draft Picks of the Last 50 Years

    Every April, Packer fans hope the team's first round draft pick will turn out to be our next Hall of Famer. History says it's not very likely...

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