GREEN BAY, WI - 2009: Ted Thompson of the Green Bay Packers poses for his 2009 NFL headshot at photo day in Green Bay, Wisconsin. (Photo by NFL Photos)
When your opposition can only sit back and say ‘wow,’ you’ve done a great job.
Green Bay Packer GM Ted Thompson essentially did just that in the wake of Colin Kaepernick’s eruption on his Packers defense.
“That was unbelievable,” Thompson said, according to Josh Alper of profootballweekly. “He did everything. I mean, I had read the press clippings and seen some of the highlights.
But to watch what he did … oh my, that was special,”
Safety Charles Woodson added:
“We didn’t anticipate the quarterback running the way he did,” Woodson said. “I guess that was the X-factor.”