Archive for: Dom Capers

PD Packer Review/Rams Week 3

The picture is far from complete, but the image of the 2009 Packers is coming into a little better focus after their Week 3 win over the St. Louis Rams.  The problem is the view isn’t always what Packers fans want to see.  We should... read more »

 

PD Packer Review: Bengals/Week 2

This is why it’s foolish to draw too many conclusions from exhibition games.  In the pre-season the Green Bay Packers, particularly on offense, operated like a well-oiled machine.  Thus far in the regular season, that machine has seized... read more »

 

Beginning to Believe

Trying to project a team’s prospects based on a few pre-season games generally falls under the category of folly.  Still, the early returns on the 2009 edition of the Green Bay Packers have to be encouraging for Packer fans. The main... read more »

 

The Week That Was

A weekly review of the past week in sports and maybe not sports.  Everyone else has a weekly list or 8 so why not us. 1. It’s Burning Down There: While I may despise Jarred Allen on the field, off the field he’s always a good... read more »

 

TT Plays Against ‘Type’

In recent years, fans of the Green Bay Packers have become accustomed to seeing General Manager Ted Thompson defy ‘conventional wisdom’ in his approach to the NFL draft.  Thompson’s draft picks have often mystified observers... read more »

 

QUICK HIT: 3/4 Packers

I think I finally realized why Green Bay Packers head coach Mike McCarthy has decided to employ the 3-4 defense heading into next season.  As I understand it, the defensive lineman in the scheme are primarily responsible for tying up blockers... read more »

 

3-4 in Green Bay…Boon or Blasphemy?

So…Dom Capers will be running the 3-4 in Lambeau. Let’s take a quick look at what this might mean: Ryan Pickett will play the nose and Cullen Jenkins will man one of the 5-Technique (DE in a 3-4) spots. The other DE may well be their first... read more »

 

QUICK HIT: Bring Back the 3-4 Nonsense

So…right after I come out expounding the virtues of Sean McDermott, they bring in Dom Capers today to interview for the DC position: http://blogs.nfl.com/2009/01/16/packers-eye-capers-for-defensive-coordinator-job/ Funny how Schefter... read more »