For the Packers to go into Soldier Field and raise the Halas Trophy, they’ll have to expunge all of the demons that have followed them since week 3.
The Atlanta Falcons are sick and tired of hearing about how the Packers are going to waltz into Atlanta and win handily. They’d like to remind you that they’re the #1 seed, they won the FIRST time, and they’re going to do it again.
We’ll find out on Sunday whether four months of game film was enough for Dom Capers to crack the secret to the Michael Vick-led Eagles offense.
If the Packers want to keep their fading playoff hopes alive, they’ll have to steal a win from the Patriots, a team that’s playing better than anyone else in the league.
In the year’s last “easy” game, the Packers face the Lions, who’d love nothing more than spoil the Packers season and break their 19-game division loss streak.
The Packers need to win on Sunday, if only to save us from having to watch the 4-7 49ers make the playoffs.
Last year, the Packers got torched by savvy quarterbacks. Against Atlanta’s Matt Ryan, Dom Capers has a chance to prove he’s gotten that “cleaned up.”
What comes AFTER that emotional release that comes with finally, finally, getting a win over Brett Favre? Potentially, a really good football game.
The Dolphins are bye-rested and healthy. After two ugly home losses, a win on the road, against the injury-riddled Packers, would set the team back on track.
The Washington Redskins love nothing more than to play the spoiler. Can they pull off the upset…and incite panic in Green Bay?
I keep saying that “these aren’t last year’s Detroit Lions,” and I believe it…when everyone’s healthy. Injuries are dooming the Lions early this year.
Holly believes, hands down, that the Bears Still Suck. You can’t convince her just yet, however, that they aren’t a really tough match-up for the Packers in primetime.
The Packers open their 2010 home schedule against a Buffalo team that’s strong at RB and CB and weak everywhere else.
The Eagles get the first crack at the 2010 Packers, and Philly is rarin’ to go. Holly gets you caught up for the road opener.