Archive for: defense

From the Far Hash: Breaking Down the Vikings’ Defensive Tendencies

From the Far Hash: Breaking Down the Vikings’ Defensive Tendencies

Hey Packers fans, it’s about that time again. We get to play our hated rivals from the other side of the Mississippi River. Yep, that’s right, the MinneSODA Vikings. Good news for you guys, unlike last week, when I didn’t have... read more »

 

From the Far Hash: Breaking Down the Browns’ Defense

From the Far Hash: Breaking Down the Browns’ Defense

This week, the Packers are playing the Browns. It’s also the setting for the legendary Throwback Weekend festivities. I’ve been doing a little traveling of my own, but not for Throwback Weekend. So, unfortunately, my ability and... read more »

 

From the Far Hash: Breaking Down the Ravens on Offense and Defense

From the Far Hash: Breaking Down the Ravens on Offense and Defense

Hey Packers fans, have I ever got a treat for you. To accompany my weekly defensive breakdowns, I somehow conned Richard Chang (from Out of the Pocket and the Dick Chang’s Fantasy Football League #DCGB) to breakdown the offense. This week,... read more »

 

From the Far Hash: Breaking Down the Lions Defensive Tendencies

From the Far Hash: Breaking Down the Lions Defensive Tendencies

Love ‘em or hate ‘em, you could easily make the case that the Detroit Lions have been one hot mess for at least 20 years. They have had serious management and coaching issues. Well, when it comes to the Lions’ defense, you... 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: 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 »

 

Under the Space Needle, No One Can Hear You Scream

Under the Space Needle, No One Can Hear You Scream

The game had ended but I remained in my seat. I really could not believe the Packers just lost a game everyone expected them to win. The home team had a few players on the field doing post game interviews with their local news and I could... read more »

 

A Worth(y)while Draft Pick: Packers Nickel and DTs

A Worth(y)while Draft Pick: Packers Nickel and DTs

It’s no secret that I think A.J. Hawk is one of the most overrated players on our roster. Michigan bias aside (Go Blue), I don’t think he’s performed to the caliber of expectations or a first round draft pick. In 2009,... read more »