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GREEN BAY, Wis. -- Handing out grades following the GreenBay Packers 27-13 home loss to the Philadelphia Eagles in Week 10:Passing Offense: BSeneca Wallace only made it through one drive beforesuffering a groin injury and sitting out the remainder of the game. In that oneseries, Wallace completed all five of his passes for 25 yards, but the drivedidnt result in any points.Enter Scott Tolzien. The former Wisconsin Badgersquarterback had only been on the Packers active roster for four days, but hewas steady and executed the offensive game plan as well as could have beenexpected under the circumstances. Tolzien completed 24-of-39 passes for 280yards with one touchdown and two interceptions (70.5 passer rating).Tolziens passes werent all just short throws, either. Hehad five completions of 20-plus yards, including a 22-yard touchdown connectionto tight end Brandon Bostick. It was Jarrett Boykin who became Tolziens go-toreceiver. Boykin finished with eight catches for 112 yards on 13 tar...
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GREEN BAY, Wis. -- After the Green Bay Packers lost theirsecond consecutive game and fell to ninth place in the NFC standings, theteams three coordinators discussed some of the current problems.Here are three question-and-answer highlights from each coordinator:DEFENSIVE COORDINATOR DOM CAPERS1. What has gone wrong with your defense this season in thefourth quarter?CAPERS: Weve certainly...
According to Mark Chmura, who was on ESPN Milwaukee, Green Bay Packers tight end Jermichael Finley is set to have surgery on Friday. The injury suffered was in a bang, bang play when he lowered his head and collided with Cleveland Browns safety Tashaun Gipson’s shoulder. Finley laid on the field motionless as he was attended to by medical personnel and was ultimately taken to...
A Matt Flynn homecoming with the Green Bay Packers has been a common topic of speculation. Now it’s reality. NFL.com’s Ian Rapoport reported Monday that Flynn is signing with the Packers, according to a source who has spoken to Flynn. The veteran quarterback likely will serve as a backup to Scott Tolzien when the Packers […]
How fast have the Green Bay Packers fallen, and so quickly. A franchise that had arguably the best quarterback in the league under center just weeks ago, to a club which has already named a quarterback, Scott Tolzien, a player off their practice squad as the starter this coming Sunday. Now it appears that Matt Flynn will come full circle and land back in Green Bay.
GREEN BAY, Wis. -- It didn't take Green Bay Packers coach Mike McCarthy long after Sunday's loss to pick a new starting quarterback for next week's game.
"I'll tell you right now, Scott Tolzien will start against the New York Giants, so we'll answer that question right here," McCarthy said at his postgame press conference.
The day started with Seneca...
Packers quarterback Seneca Wallace left Sunday's game with the Philadelphia Eagles with a groin injury, and his return was questionable.
That left Green Bay with Scott Tolzien at quarterback with Aaron Rodgers already out with a left collarbone injury.
Wallace, like Rodgers in last week's loss to the Bears, left after the first series. He appeared to get hurt after being...
If you listen to Aaron Rodgers weekly radio show, you may have been a little excited at what he had to say regarding his return.
"I would like to be back this week," Rodgers said on ESPN540 Milwaukee. " Now whether that's realistic or not remains to be seen. I would never rule myself out on a Tuesday. Now, Mike probably already has, I think."
This game could easily be 20-10 Packers... Instead, we head into halftime down 10-3
Scott Tolzien was unexpectedly thrown into the fire immediately today. And all in all, he has answered the bell! If not for his one miscue - an INT on poor ball thrown behind Jordy Nelson in the end zone - he would be just about perfect. Well, as perfect as we can expect from a guy who took...
Actor James Van Der Beek sent the tweet of the day on Sunday. The Green Bay Packers started backup Seneca Wallace at quarterback because Aaron Rodgers has a shoulder injury. But Wallace got hurt in the first quarter of Sunday’s game against the Philadelphia Eagles, leading third-string QB Scott Tolzien to enter the game. That’s […]
Here come those pesky Packers.
The problem with Green Bay is that sometimes you just don't know what you're going to get. This Sunday will most definitely be one of those days.
They will be playing without Aaron Rodgers at starting QB. This greatly improves our chances of victory, of course. But then their backup QB, Seneca Wallace--who started last Sunday for...
Green Bay Packers coach Mike McCarthy is more concerned with the way his defense is playing than he is about the revolving door he has at quarterback or the team's seemingly endless list of injuries.
With starting quarterback Aaron Rodgers set to miss his second straight game with a fractured left collarbone, McCarthy's focus Monday in the wake of the team's second straight...
This is a game which looked ripe for the picking a week ago: the Green Bay Packers playing the Philadelphia Eagles at Lambeau Field. The Pack, so we thought, would be coming off a big Monday night win against Da Bearz, having secured their lead at the top of the NFC North. This would begin a stretch of games for the Packers where the team could separate itself from the rest of the...
Everything about this game screams trap game for the Eagles. Seneca Wallace starting. Playing in Green Bay. Clay Matthews returning.
Yet, I can’t look away from the Eagles. I think the Birds win a close game behind the arm of Nick Foles.
Eagles win, 28-24
I was pumped when it turned out the Eagles wouldn’t have to face Aaron Rodgers. For some reason...
The league continued to get more stratified in Week 10, as the best quarterbacks maintain their impressive displays of prowess and the dregs continue to taint their teams with their bitter taste. Attrition remains a significant challenge for some teams, most notably the Green Bay Packers, who lost their backup quarterback Seneca Wallace to a […]The post CQBR: Backup quarterbacks...
Whether it's Aaron Rodgers, Michael Vick, Peyton Manning, Jay Cutler or E.J. Manuel, no quarterback in the NFL is safe. A QB could start 200 straight games, but that doesn't mean he's safe. All it takes is a shoddy offensive line or just even a small mistake. That's why we see so many quarterbacks on a roster at the same time -- teams know they need more talent behind...