Originally written on thepigskinreport.com  |  Last updated 10/19/14

GREEN BAY, WI - SEPTEMBER 09: J.R. Reed #34 of the Philadelphia Eagles runs against Jarrett Bush #24 and Korey Hall #35 of the Green Bay Packers on September 9, 2007 at Lambeau Field in Green Bay, Wisconsin. he Packers defeated the Eagles 16-13. (Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)
Green Bay Packers CB Jarrett Bush was the latest Packers defender to say the team beat themselves When I heard on ESPN this morning that Green Bay Packers CB Jarrett Bush came out and said “we beat ourselves, they didn’t beat us”, I was furious to say the least. Bush isn’t the first Packers player to make this statement either, Pro Bowl LB Clay Matthews also said the team beat themselves in regards to last years playoff loss vs. the New York Giants. This article isn’t just about Jarrett Bush, it is about an entire Packers defense that needs to learn to keep their mouth shut. We beat ourselves. They really didn’t beat us, We just have to hunker down and make sure we’re gap sound,and get on the same page. Obviously, small things being miscommunicated on the field become big things, so they exploited us and that’s what happened” -Green Bay Packers CB Jarrett Bush on loss vs. 49ers The Green Bay Packers defense is by far the worst in the NFL. They have been like that since 2011, when th...
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