Archive for: Mike McCarthy

The Postgame Post Mortem: Happy Birthday Edition

The Postgame Post Mortem: Happy Birthday Edition

Nothing like everyone in the division losing in the NFC North but the Green Bay Packers. So it wasn’t the blow out I had been hoping for. Then again, we were spoiled last night with the absolute rout. And nothing like pulling ahead... read more »

 

A Violent Femme’s View – Sometimes Bad Is Bad

A Violent Femme’s View – Sometimes Bad Is Bad

What a difference a week makes. A week ago, after a win over the Saints, I was encouraged the Packers were on the right path, if not back to themselves. The Saints are not a bad football team, much as I loathe them, and the Packers for... 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 Violent Femme's View – How Do You Like Me Now

A Violent Femme's View – How Do You Like Me Now

Òðè áîãàòûðÿ íà äàëüíèõ áåðåãàõ 2012 In watching the Packers’ personnel moves in the off season, I realized early on how committed Mike McCarthy and Ted Thompson were to Graham Harrell being the... read more »

 

Hybrid Wood and the CB/Safety Scheme

Hybrid Wood and the CB/Safety Scheme

Note: The Packers have 7 Safeties and 9 corners going into training camp. This article would be way too long if I covered them all. With a coach that stood at the podium last week and said, “15-1 doesn’t cut it” and a general manager... read more »

 

Sailing the Seas of Cheese: Saying Goodbye to Another Great One

Sailing the Seas of Cheese: Saying Goodbye to Another Great One

“If Nick were my son, I would not let him play.” –Mike McCarthy to Jason Wilde It’s a famous quote by now, and in retrospect was the beginning of the end of Nick Collin’s career as a safety... read more »

 

A Violent Femme’s View – Speaking ‘McCarthy’

A Violent Femme’s View – Speaking ‘McCarthy’

For some reason, I was crazy lucky enough this morning to be awake and ‘on the Tweeter’ to scroll through the moment by moment reporting of Mike McCarthy’s PR session at the NFL owners’ meeting. I’ve... read more »

 

Thad Thinks Ted Thompson Takes Tim Tebow

Thad Thinks Ted Thompson Takes Tim Tebow

Tim Tebow has poor quarterback fundamentals. Questionable field vision, questionable decision making, an inefficient throwing motion and a penchant for taking a lot of big hits.   Tim Tebow was raised in a system that required him to... read more »

 

Guest Post: Some Words on Scott Wells

Guest Post: Some Words on Scott Wells

For the second time this week, we’re happy to welcome a guest contributor from across the pond. Joining us today is UK Packers fan Fran, aka @baboons on Twitter .  Fran takes some time to give us his take on the evolving situation between... read more »

 

Fortune Favors the (Green and) Gold

Fortune Favors the (Green and) Gold

Photo Credit: CheeseheadTV How many Packers fans can honestly say that they predicted that the Packers would be 14-1 after 15 weeks of this season? I personally predicted this team would go 12-4 and I would’ve been greatly surprised if... read more »