Found January 16, 2013 on Football Nation:
The Green Bay Packers turned in another solid season in 2012, finishing with an 11-5 record and the NFC North Division crown. However, even before the team’s embarrassing 45-31 loss to the San Francisco 49ers in the divisional round of the playoffs this past Saturday, anyone who followed the Packers closely this season probably could have predicted that the stars were not aligned for another Green Bay Super Bowl title this year.The Packers faced numerous issues this season that held them back from greatness. This article will examine three in particular that the team will need to address in order to improve next season.Here are the Packers’ New Year’s resolutions for 2013.
THE BACKYARD
BEST OF MAXIM
AROUND THE WEB
RELATED ARTICLES

Green Bay Packers helmet, uniform concept design

A number of designers have taken their shot at redesigning the Green Bay Packers helmets and uniforms to their liking. Could you imagine Aaron Rodgers, Randall Cobb, or Clay Matthews wearing something like this? Featured are a number of Green Bay Packers’ helmets and uniform designs. Some are interesting options that fans may like and others may strike  a nerve with some fans...

Greg Jennings on his way out of Green Bay

Free agent, Greg Jennings of the Green Bay Packers,  only played in a total of eight games during the 2012 season but there sure seems to be a ton of hype surrounding the potential free agent. In case you have not seen his commercials, Jennings is currently pimping out Old Spice and the NFL’s own ticket exchange website through television, but most importantly, he’s pimping...

Charles Woodson done in Green Bay?

With Charles Woodson turning 37 years-old soon and the fact that he will account for $10 million towards the Green Bay Packers’ salary cap in 2013, it might make sense for them to release  him this offseason. Even though Woodson has been playing at a high level late in his career, it’s simply not worth it for the Packers to have an aging veteran tie up so much money under their...

Difficult decisions coming for Packers' staff

GREEN BAY, Wis. -- The Packers seem like a team that could be making a habit out of trips to the Super Bowl. Armed with the NFL's reigning Most Valuable Player at quarterback, a talented group of wide receivers, an elite pass-rusher in Clay Matthews and a young core built through the draft, Green Bay's roster has most of the important pieces needed to attain that level of...

Packers practice squad to return intact

GREEN BAY, Wis. The Packers were apparently quite happy with their practice-squad players at the end of this season, signing all eight of them to new contracts. General manager Ted Thompson announced Monday afternoon that the team had signed quarterback B.J. Coleman and offensive tackle Andrew Datko, both of whom were seventh-round picks by Green Bay in the 2012 draft. The Packers...

Mike McCarthy believes Dom Capers will stick around

After a disappointing playoff loss last Saturday to the 49ers, the Green Bay Packers need to evaluate the direction their defense is headed in under Dom Capers. The Packers defense gave up almost 600 yards to the 49ers offense, which is completely uncalled for. During his closing press conference, Packers head coach Mike McCarthy was asked about Capers’ future. McCarthy said it...

The Top 64 Green Bay Packers of All-Time … And Our Choice For Green Bay’s Ultimate Franchise Player

This is the latest post in Kurt’s continuing series to identify the NFL’s Ultimate Franchise Player of All-Time. For an explanation of his methodology for choosing each franchise’s ultimate franchise player, and then how you and he will choose the NFL’s Ultimate Franchise Player from that list, click here. To see all the category page for this series, of which there will...

Eli Manning is headed to the Pro Bowl in place of Aaron Rodgers

Green Bay Packer quarterback Aaron Rodgers has decided to drop out of this year’s Pro Bowl due to numerous nagging injuries. The New York Giants have announced that Eli Manning will replace Rodgers on the NFC roster. QB Eli Manning will be replacing Packers QB Aaron Rodgers in this years Pro Bowl — New York Giants (@Giants) January 15, 2013   Need NFL Tickets? var _CI =...

Highlights: 49ers vs Packers Divisional Round

Highlights from the 49ers Divisional Game Playoff win over the Green Bay Packers.
Today's Best Stuff
For Bloggers

Join the Yardbarker Network for more promotion, traffic, and money.

Company Info
Help
What is Yardbarker?

Yardbarker is the largest network of sports blogs and pro athlete blogs on the web. This site is the hub of the Yardbarker Network, where our editors and algorithms curate the best sports content from our network and beyond.