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From the Far Hash: Wisconsin Badgers Edition

From the Far Hash: Wisconsin Badgers Edition

This week, the Packers are on bye and the Wisconsin Badgers have a very exciting match up in Columbus, Ohio, against The Ohio State Buckeyes. So, I decided to break down some new wrinkles that new Wisconsin offensive coordinator Andy Ludwig... read more »

 

From the Far Hash: Swinging the Cactus Edition

From the Far Hash: Swinging the Cactus Edition

Ok, Packers fans, get your cactus ready. It’s time to swing it in a blind rage. What a horrid display by the Packers. Overall, there was nothing to like about that game. The Bengals won the Diarrhea Bowl. That game was just wretched... read more »

 

From the Far Hash: Game Against Lowly Browns Not Automatic Win

From the Far Hash: Game Against Lowly Browns Not Automatic Win

Unless your iPhone has been stuck in an endless iOS 7 update loop or you live under a rock, you’ve heard by now that the Cleveland Browns traded their best player, running back Trent Richardson, to the Indianapolis Colts for a first-round... read more »

 

From the Far Hash: Breaking Down the Bengals Defensive Tendencies

From the Far Hash: Breaking Down the Bengals Defensive Tendencies

Ever since NBC got Sunday Night Football and the premiere prime time package, I haven’t watched too many Monday Night games. They tend be of lower competition lately. However, last night I sat through the snooze-fest that matched up Pittsburgh... read more »

 

From the Far Hash: Everybody Wang Chung Tonight Edition

From the Far Hash: Everybody Wang Chung Tonight Edition

Good news, everybody, you can keep your cactus in storage this weekend. The Packers won! I don’t want to poach too much into Kelly’s Post Game Post Mortem, so I’ll only highlight some of my quick-hitting observations. I’ll... read more »

 

From the Far Hash: Know Your Defensive Coverage Shells

From the Far Hash: Know Your Defensive Coverage Shells

I decided to put together a brief tutorial of basic coverage shells that defenses use (especially for Colleen because she asked). Essentially, the defense divides the field into halves. There’s the underneath half, which is nearest to... read more »

 

From the Far Hash: Attacking the Redskins Blitz Packages

From the Far Hash: Attacking the Redskins Blitz Packages

Tomorrow, the Packers face the Washington Redskins. Jim Haslett is their defensive coordinator, and he’s a quite good one. The Packers will have to bring their A-game to overcome his attack-style defense. Haslett runs a base 3-4 defense... read more »

 

From the Far Hash: the Packers *Are* the NFL to Me

From the Far Hash: the Packers *Are* the NFL to Me

I grew up in De Pere. For those of you not familiar with the Green Bay area, it’s about one or two villages south of the city proper. Our house was about a ten-minute drive from Lambeau Field. It was literally next door to the little stadium... read more »

 

From the Far Hash: Swinging the Cactus Edition

From the Far Hash: Swinging the Cactus Edition

Have you ever been so pissed off that you start swinging a cactus? There’s a longstanding  internet meme asking this very question. It may or may not be in bad taste, so only click the link if you have a good sense of humor. I am using... read more »

 

From the Far Hash: the Practice Squad Quarterback Plot Thickens

From the Far Hash: the Practice Squad Quarterback Plot Thickens

On Sunday, it was announced that the Packers signed quarterback Scott Tolzien to the practice squad. Tolzien, who many of you may recognize, is a University of Wisconsin product and had stints with the San Diego Chargers and San Francisco 49ers. This... read more »