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11.07.2011 | | Posted at 10:21 PM
By Nicole
Ok, I'll admit off the bat that I don't know a lot about defensive schemes, but it sure seemed to me like the Packers didn't have any idea what they were doing on defense yesterday and it almost cost them the game. My guess would be that other teams will be studying the tape and will be able to exploit the holes the Packers provided yesterday in future games. Vincent Jackson put up ridiculous numb...
Wednesday, Oct. 5, 2011
The greatest sports weekend ever in Wisconsin? It's hard to imagine anything better than what took place as October opened. The Brewers began their quest for the World Series by beating Arizona twice at Miller Park. The Badgers welcomed Nebraska...
09.20.2011 | | Posted at 04:59 PM
By Nicole
As the Brewers have snapped out of their slump and moved their Magic Number below five, they're competing for attention and fans with the other major sports in the state: the Packers and the Badgers. While the Magic Number countdown has made it to the upper corner on the front page of the J-S and Miller Brewery has started projecting images supporting the team on their I-House, the tallest buildin...
08.09.2011 | | Posted at 09:10 PM
By Nicole
According to the New York Times, says that on average, their are eight Achilles tendon injuries during an NFL season. There have been 10 Achilles injuries already in the first week of the NFL preseason. The Lions have lost first-round draft pick Mike Leshoure for the season to an Achilles injury. Experts aren't willing to say yet that there are more injuries so far this offseason and some are sayi...
Tuesday, May 3, 2011
Lockout, injunction to halt the lockout, appeal for a temporary stay of the injunction, refusal to stay the injunction, appeal to a higher court, approval of the temporary stay, resumption of the lockout pending yet another ruling...
02.07.2011 | | Posted at 10:38 AM
By Nicole
Aaron Rodgers has put on an imaginary championship belt after each touchdown this season. Here Clay Matthews has a real one for him (pic from ESPN.com)...
01.31.2011 | | Posted at 09:50 AM
By Nicole
Much like the NFC Championship game, Special Teams are going to be an important part of the game. The Packers were able to win the field position battle against Chicago (when no one thought they would/could) and they need to carry that momentum into the big game. And while they won the battle by neutralizing Devin Hester, they still didn't manage to put together much on their own returns. The lack...
Wednesday, Jan. 26, 2011
It wasn’t just the outcome of a sporting event that made Chicago a great place to be last weekend. I was in town for other recreation, but it was impossible to miss...
01.24.2011 | | Posted at 09:59 AM
By Nicole
I’m still in that euphoric phase where I’m a little dumbfounded that this is actually happening, so forgive my ramblings! Heading in to this season, it was clear that the Packers had the pieces to put together a championship season, but 11 players on the IR later, it seemed less likely that the team could put together a playoff run. You’ll remember, the Packers lost to the Lions this seaso...

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