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Green Bay Packers head coach Mike McCarthy says the running game, currently ranked 5th in the league, still has room for improvement, and last week's showing against Detroit was a positive step. "We're off to a good start, but we've only played four games," McCarthy said, via the team's official website. Too much was made of our run game in the past, and even more is being made of it now.

Week 6 Fantasy Football Waiver Wire Pick-Ups

It is already week 6, and let’s face it injuries have been rough this year.  I have been punished by injuries this year, but I some how have still managed to only lose 1 game. Well here are several players that should be able to help you win. I will give you a top player […]

Green Bay Packers: Clay Matthews out for one month

Clay Matthews (Photo credit: Doug Pensinger/ Getty Images) The Green Bay Packers have lost linebacker Clay Matthews for at least one month after breaking his thumb against the Detroit Lions.  Matthews was already suffering from a sore hamstring he sustained before the bye week, so this broken thumb just adds insult to injury.  Along with Matthews, linebackers Brad Jones and Robert...

Nick Perry stepping up pass rush with no Clay Matthews

GREEN BAY, Wis. -- One day after improving to a 2-2 record by defeating the Detroit Lions 22-9 in Week 5, the Green Bay Packers' three coordinators discussed the important aspects of the game. Here are three question-and-answer highlights from each coordinator: DEFENSIVE COORDINATOR DOM CAPERS 1. What do you do now if you're without Clay Matthews for the next several games...

Paul Imig's Oct. 10 Packers mailbag

Here are all of the answers to this week's questions in the latest edition of Packers Mailbag: Q: What's the problem with the red zone offense? I know there was a dropped TD but the other plays seemed to be anticipated by the Lions and foiled. Was the playcalling predictable near the goal line?-- Mike, Saranac Lake, NY A: Through Week 5 of the NFL season, the Packers have...

Packers move up three spots to No. 9 in the PFT power rankings

The Packers defense did a number on a Calvin Johnson less Lions squad, and got rookie RB Eddie Lacy back from a concussion. While Lacy provided the thump in the ground attack, the offensive line showed improvement in run blocking and QB Aaron Rodgers was his usual steady self.

Has the momentum shifted in the NFC North?

Last week, there was something that happened during the game that could have a significant impact for the defending NFC North champions. They may have beat the Lions 22-9, and the defense showed it can be what it was a few years ago. Mason Crosby may have been a perfect five-for-five on his field goal attempts, which may or may not have convinced Packers fans that his struggles of...

Packers tied for 13th in red-zone touchdown percentage

The Green Bay Packers’ touchdown production inside the 20-yard line has been so good for so long under coach Mike McCarthy that a drop-off during the first four games this season isn’t causing the team much concern. The Packers have slipped from No. 3 in the NFL last season in red-zone touchdown production (68.1 percent) to tied for No. 13 this year (56.3 percent). “We...

Rodgers: Have Faith in Defense

On Monday, Clay Matthews had surgery to address his fractured thumb. Slated to miss about a month, Packers fans may be a bit worried about the ability for the defensive unit to play at a high level. While that certain exacts some pressure on the Packers offense -- one that is currently averaging X points, Aaron Rodgers doesn't necessarily see it that way...

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PBS's Frontline special "League of Denial" was an incredibly damning piece that painted the NFL's treatment of the issues around concussions and player safety in a particularly negative light. Nevertheless, Aaron Rodgers, who has had his fair share of concussions, stressed that the NFL is doing all it can to protect its players and that concussions are an...

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GREEN BAY, Wis. -- Jerron McMillian was hit hard by the NFL after the Green Bay Packers' safety delivered a hard hit of his own in Week 5 against the Detroit Lions. McMillian told the NFL fined him 15,000 for a shoulder hit to the head of a receiver. Late in the fourth quarter of the Packers' 22-9 win over Detroit, McMillian was penalized for unnecessary...

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