Why Aaron Rodgers Loses Because of The NFL Lockout

The NFL lockout could end next month or next year. No matter when it concludes, however, the Green Bay Packers have already canceled one of their most successful off-season events, “quarterback school”. Mike McCarthy’s renowned “quarterback school,” an intensive and top-secret program designed to give his most important players a head start on the season, has come and gone with the NFL lockout. Although it is possible that a truncated version could be revived if the lockout ends soon, McCarthy already lamented its demise last week at the NFL owners meeting. “To me, March is the most important time of year for a young quarterback,” McCarthy said. “March and April, I’ve always felt, is when you get your […]

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The Vince Lombardi Trophy is Going Home!

Super Bowl XLV marks a memorial point in history for the Green Bay Packers in 2011.  They are bringing the Vince Lombardi Trophy home for only the fourth time in history. In what can best be described as a long and nail-biting Super Bowl game, the Green Bay Packers took the Pittsburgh Steelers 31 to 25.  Even after being penalized in excess of 70 yards in the second half, the Packers were able to regain their composure and make their mark in history.  There’s a lot to tell, and a lot to discuss, but I will leave that up to the news and media sources.  They will have their version of all the details, and I am certain […]

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Packers vs. Bears Rivalry

The Packers-Bears rivalry began in 1921 and has grown to be the league’s longest rivalry with 178 regular season and post season matches. The Green Bay Packers and the Chicago Bears have won a combined 21 NFL Championships (including 4 Super Bowls) and have 48 members in the Pro Football Hall of Fame. In week 1 of the 2009 NFL season, the Packers defeated the Bears at Lambeau Field 21-15.  With its win in the season opener, Green Bay narrowed Chicago’s lead in the series to a 81-90-6 advantage. For the Packers, the late-season trip to Chicago is getting to be routine. Sunday marks the sixth consecutive year the Packers will play in Chicago in December or later.  […]

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