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The Green Bay Packer clinched the NFC Central title by closing out the Chicago Bears in grand fashion.
However, the Packers aren’t happy with just division titles, they want Super Bowls rings and they feel that they are just getting warmed up.
Along with key players getting healthy, there is a feeling that the team is coming together at the right time.
When a team is hitting their stride, you can break out all the clichés quotes, enjoy Packers fans:
"Not to diminish anything," McCarthy said, "but we are just getting started. We feel that way as a football team. Not trying to be arrogant, [but] we feel that a lot better football is in front of us," according to Kevin Seifert of ESPN.com.
"I think guys are jelling," Woodson said. "These tough games, man, they test your team. That's when you find out what kind of team you've got. ... People respond in those situations, it makes for a good team."
"We're hitting our peak at the right time," defensive lineman B.J. Raji said.
"We're getting there," Pickett said. "We're starting to play good at the right time, and that's what it's all about. We're headed that way."
"I've definitely been on a Super Bowl team," cornerback Tramon Williams said. "Do I think we are a capable Super Bowl team? No doubt about it. But I don't know yet."
We'll give Woodson the final say.
"We like where we're at this point," he said, "... but we know we can still get better, and we're going to get better."
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