All Entries Tagged With: "Packers defense"

Tomorrow's contest against the Ravens will be the preseason debut for many key members of the Packers week 1 roster.

Aaron talked about the progression from Rodgers and the receivers along with who is turning heads on defense. 

Taking a look at Ty Summers and his potential role in Green Bay his rookie season. 

The most important move that Matt LaFleur made after he was hired was ensuring consistency on the defensive side of the ball.  

This article will make three season-defining statements taken from Thursday's 51-34 win against the Steelers.

Mike Pettine’s presence is already having an impact on the 2018 Green Bay Packers early in training camp.

Yet, Blake Martinez remains in the shadows because he’s a lunch pail guy that doesn’t do anything flashy.

It's July, meaning we're inching closer and closer to training camp. Here are a few things Packer fans are anticipating.

Mike Pettine’s recent press conference gives a glimpse into what is to come for the Packers defense.

Recent player interviews during OTA’s are showing an excited and hungry defensive unit.

Green Bay Packers linebacker Blake Martinez showed nice growth in his production from his rookie season in 2016 to last season.  

The Packers defense desperately needs a field general to emerge from the ranks in 2018.

Nick Foles may have had a career night against the Vikings--but that's not reason enough the Eagles are in the Super Bowl. 

There was a lot to like in Green Bay's 31-28 loss to the Pittsburgh Steelers in Week 12, aside from the final result.  One of those bright spots absolutely has to be inside linebacker Blake Martinez, who is quickly becoming one of the Packers' best defenders.

Is it fair to be encouraged that the Green Bay Packers defense put together a cohesive and effective performance against the Chicago Bears in Week 10, limiting them to 16 points and keeping them out of the red zone for the entire game? Absolutely. But let's keep things in perspective. 

After three weeks of play, Green Bay has a turnover differential of minus-2, which is tied for 22nd in the league.

Nathan Jahnke of ProFootballFocus.com analyzes the recent acquisitions made by the Packers, including Quinton Dial and Chris Odom.

When the Green Bay Packers signed veteran defensive tackle Ricky Jean Francois to a one-year deal on March 23, it appeared to be a solid but unflashy addition to bolster depth on the defensive line.  However, as the season inches closer, the possibility that Jean Francois will make considerable contributions in 2017 continues to grow.

Opinions on how the Packers will use their first-round draft selection at No. 29 overall—or whether they'll even keep it—are all over the place a...

In 2010, the Packers defense got them into the Super Bowl. In virtually every season since, it's killed them in the playoffs. Aaron Rodgers and this offense deserve another ring, and as the window continues to close, perhaps it's time to make a drastic change to ensure they get one. 

The Packers boasted one of the league's top run defenses in the beginning of the 2016 NFL season, when they held their first four opponents to 50 or fewer yards gained on the ground. And now, as they prepare to face the Dallas Cowboys and Ezekiel Elliott, the unit will need to once again return to dominant form if Green Bay is to have any hope of defeating the Cowboys to move onto the NFC Championship Game.   

The Packers offense has been one of the best in the league when it comes to putting points on the board early and often; Green Bay ranks No.

The Packers defense has been its secret weapon in Green Bay's wins over the Seattle Seahawks and Chicago Bears the last two weeks, compiling a plus...

On Seattle’s third offensive play from scrimmage in the second quarter last Sunday, Packers safety Morgan Burnett executed perfect coverage on...

Nick Perry will be out of action Sunday because of recent surgery on multiple broken fingers. Clay Matthews missed Wednesday’s practice still...

The 6-6 Green Bay Packers have gotten themselves into a situation in which every game has become a must-win. Two games back from the Detroit Lions and tied, record-wise, with the Minnesota Vikings but not currently holding the tiebreaker against them, Green Bay now has to beat the Seahawks, Bears, Vikings, and Lions to stay in the hunt for the playoffs.  Needless to say, it's imperative that every player turns it up to 11 over this final stretch and taps into his deepest reserve of aggression. The Packers have to want this more than anyone else. And, as far as the secondary goes, that's exactly what cornerback LaDarius Gunter has been doing. 

Matt Ryan commanded the Falcons’ touchdown-winning drive over the Green Bay Packers with precision completing 9 of 11 passes for 75 yards including...

One of the most promising trends to emerge from the young 2016 season has been how stout the Packers have been against the run.  No one would have predicted it a few  months ago, but through the first quarter of the season, it hasn't been the St. Louis Rams or the New York Jets but the Green Bay Packers who have boasted the NFL's strongest defensive front.  But do you realize just how good the Packers have been in run defense so far this season—or how consistent?

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