Green Bay Packers Forum

Welcome to your Green Bay Packers Online Community!

Since 2006, PackersHome has been providing a unique experience for fans.
Your participation is greatly anticipated!
Login or Register.
7 Pages«<4567>
Options
Go to last post Go to first unread
Offline Formo  
#51 Posted : Friday, July 26, 2013 2:40:18 PM(UTC)
Rank: Veteran Member

Joined: 8/12/2008(UTC)
Applause Given: 216
Applause Received: 154
DoddPower said: Go to Quoted Post
That's just silly. There are many, many other questions that Jennings could answer that have nothing to do with the Green Bay Packers, and especially Aaron Rodgers. I'm still not buying into your argument in the slightest. As Rodgers said, be concerned about the people inside your respective building. Commenting in detail on other teams, especially in a negative light, is in poor taste, unprofessional, and doesn't achieve anything positive most of the time. Players usually do it because they are bitter about something, have a vendetta, or just love attention. That seems to be the case with Jennings currently.


So you are saying they gave him OPTIONS on what questions they were to ask him? Did they run him through a battery of questions pre-interview and did he green light ONLY the A-Rod questions? What are you even saying here?!

You guys keep missing the point, which is why I love this. At least one of y'all has a clue!
Offline Zero2Cool  
#52 Posted : Friday, July 26, 2013 2:55:21 PM(UTC)
Rank: Premier Member

Yahoo! NCAA March Madness - Gold: 2015Yahoo! Fantasy Football - Gold: 2009FleaFlicker Fantasy Football - Silver: 2010Yahoo! NCAA March Madness - Silver: 2011ESPN NCAA March Madness - Bronze: 2010Yahoo! NCAA March Madness - Bronze: 2013

United States
Joined: 10/13/2006(UTC)
Location: Green Bay, WI
Applause Given: 2,353
Applause Received: 3,646
Formo said: Go to Quoted Post
So you are saying they gave him OPTIONS on what questions they were to ask him? Did they run him through a battery of questions pre-interview and did he green light ONLY the A-Rod questions? What are you even saying here?!

You guys keep missing the point, which is why I love this. At least one of y'all has a clue!


http://packershome.com/f...it-again.aspx#post251684

Show your boy Greg Jennings that post so he can learn how to handle questions about non teammates.
Offline Formo  
#53 Posted : Friday, July 26, 2013 3:01:17 PM(UTC)
Rank: Veteran Member

Joined: 8/12/2008(UTC)
Applause Given: 216
Applause Received: 154
Zero2Cool said: Go to Quoted Post
http://packershome.com/forum/yaf_postsm251684_Greg-Jennings-is-at-it-again.aspx#post251684

Show your boy Greg Jennings that post so he can learn how to handle questions about non teammates.


Jennings isn't the poster boy for the Vikings, nor is he the leader. A-Rod cleaned up his 'act' when it came to Jennings. Too bad, I was hoping for a war of words. This offseason is going by too slowly.
Offline Zero2Cool  
#54 Posted : Friday, July 26, 2013 3:17:29 PM(UTC)
Rank: Premier Member

Yahoo! NCAA March Madness - Gold: 2015Yahoo! Fantasy Football - Gold: 2009FleaFlicker Fantasy Football - Silver: 2010Yahoo! NCAA March Madness - Silver: 2011ESPN NCAA March Madness - Bronze: 2010Yahoo! NCAA March Madness - Bronze: 2013

United States
Joined: 10/13/2006(UTC)
Location: Green Bay, WI
Applause Given: 2,353
Applause Received: 3,646
Formo said: Go to Quoted Post
Jennings isn't the poster boy for the Vikings, nor is he the leader. A-Rod cleaned up his 'act' when it came to Jennings. Too bad, I was hoping for a war of words. This offseason is going by too slowly.


Packers hold "wars" on the field, not in the media.
thanks Post received 1 applause.
wpr on 7/26/2013(UTC)
Offline Formo  
#55 Posted : Friday, July 26, 2013 3:53:10 PM(UTC)
Rank: Veteran Member

Joined: 8/12/2008(UTC)
Applause Given: 216
Applause Received: 154
Zero2Cool said: Go to Quoted Post
Packers hold "wars" on the field, not in the media.


You take what you can get in the offseason, dummy. =P
Offline DoddPower  
#56 Posted : Friday, July 26, 2013 5:36:30 PM(UTC)
Rank: Veteran Member

FleaFlicker Fantasy Football - Gold: 2011FleaFlicker Fantasy Football - Bronze: 2015

United States
Joined: 9/24/2007(UTC)
Location: Visalia, CA
Applause Given: 3,240
Applause Received: 886
Formo said: Go to Quoted Post
So you are saying they gave him OPTIONS on what questions they were to ask him? Did they run him through a battery of questions pre-interview and did he green light ONLY the A-Rod questions? What are you even saying here?!

You guys keep missing the point, which is why I love this. At least one of y'all has a clue!


So did they ONLY ask him Aaron Rodgers / Green Bay Packers questions? Did he try to deflect answering those types of questions and refocus the interview? Players have most the control in interviews. They're not really "forced" to answer any questions, especially those that have nothing to do with the Vikings, which apparently you don't understand. Of course the media will pry for answers, but any intelligent person would easily understand that and be able to detect it and react accordingly. He could have still answered the questions, but not actually say much. Ted Thompson does it all the time. It's not that hard.

Again, I'm not necessarily saying Greg Jennings shouldn't have answered the questions. He's free to say any and all things he so chooses. It's America, right? People are allowed to act like dumb-asses. What I am saying is that answers like he gave reflect someone that is bitter, butt-hurt, has a personal vendetta against Rodgers/the Packers, or just loves media attention (or some combination of all). Regardless, it's not something I would want players of the team I follow doing (e.g. See Rodgers v. Ryan Braun), and I would do my best to prevent it as a coach.

I'm not missing the point, at all. Clearly, you are. My point is very straight-forward.

Craig Hennings needs some of this:

He Mad
Offline DoddPower  
#57 Posted : Friday, July 26, 2013 5:39:36 PM(UTC)
Rank: Veteran Member

FleaFlicker Fantasy Football - Gold: 2011FleaFlicker Fantasy Football - Bronze: 2015

United States
Joined: 9/24/2007(UTC)
Location: Visalia, CA
Applause Given: 3,240
Applause Received: 886
DarkaneRules said: Go to Quoted Post
Okay if this is about taking sides then I understand backing our guy over theirs.

I put this under the title of "busting someone's chops" and it is a thing guys do a lot, I am around it quite a lot around my friends, and I have zero problem with it.

That's just me.


Again, it has absolutely nothing to do with "taking sides." It annoys me just as much when players that I'm a fan of spout off to the media. Keep that shit between the parties that it concerns. The tabloid culture really annoys the hell out me, personally.
Offline DarkaneRules  
#58 Posted : Friday, July 26, 2013 5:49:30 PM(UTC)
Rank: Veteran Member

Joined: 8/15/2008(UTC)
Applause Given: 312
Applause Received: 643
I have always thought Jennings was a diva. I guess that is where part of the difference lies. I respected his talent. He was the best receiver on this team until I think Nelson started getting ahead of him. So what I am saying is that, for me, none of this has surprised me in the slightest. I expected it all the way.
Offline DoddPower  
#59 Posted : Saturday, July 27, 2013 1:40:09 PM(UTC)
Rank: Veteran Member

FleaFlicker Fantasy Football - Gold: 2011FleaFlicker Fantasy Football - Bronze: 2015

United States
Joined: 9/24/2007(UTC)
Location: Visalia, CA
Applause Given: 3,240
Applause Received: 886
DarkaneRules said: Go to Quoted Post
I have always thought Jennings was a diva. I guess that is where part of the difference lies. I respected his talent. He was the best receiver on this team until I think Nelson started getting ahead of him. So what I am saying is that, for me, none of this has surprised me in the slightest. I expected it all the way.


True, I guess I agree with you. I can't say I'm surprised, either. He's a rich man, a celebrity, a physical specimen, and people always are willing to listen to what he says. I get how things like this can happen, especially an inflated ego. I don't necessarily have a problem with Craig Jennings, but his comments are lame and disappointing. Fortunately, the coach pretty much called him out, as I expected. Hopefully he'll learn to just shut up. Redirect the questions to the Vikings football team, and the many developments that I'm sure are coming out of their camp. Leave other team's business to the other teams. His play on the field will speak louder than any gossip he could ever spew to the media. He's good, but neither he or the Vikings intimidate me, as a Packers fan, at all. At least until they get a better quarterback.
Offline Zero2Cool  
#60 Posted : Saturday, July 27, 2013 5:33:21 PM(UTC)
Rank: Premier Member

Yahoo! NCAA March Madness - Gold: 2015Yahoo! Fantasy Football - Gold: 2009FleaFlicker Fantasy Football - Silver: 2010Yahoo! NCAA March Madness - Silver: 2011ESPN NCAA March Madness - Bronze: 2010Yahoo! NCAA March Madness - Bronze: 2013

United States
Joined: 10/13/2006(UTC)
Location: Green Bay, WI
Applause Given: 2,353
Applause Received: 3,646
Frazier gets it.
Leslie Frazier said:
That’s not something that we’re high on, and he and I are going to talk before we practice [Saturday afternoon]. I’ve got to grab him. That’s not how we do things. We’ll talk. We’re going to talk about it. He has strong feelings regarding his former team, and that’s good. But there is a way to get that communicated, and we’ve got to sit down and he and I have got to talk a little bit.



Formo, doesn't.
UserPostedImage
thanks Post received 1 applause.
DoddPower on 7/31/2013(UTC)
Rss Feed 
Users browsing this topic
Guest (4)
7 Pages«<4567>
Forum Jump
You cannot post new topics in this forum.
You cannot reply to topics in this forum.
You cannot delete your posts in this forum.
You cannot edit your posts in this forum.
You cannot create polls in this forum.
You cannot vote in polls in this forum.

Notification

Icon
Error


Fan Shout
Smokey (4h): Bridgewater dislocates L knee and tears ligaments . I can't celebrate that even if he is a Viking .
Smokey (10h): \_/
Smokey (12h): WHAT ?
Smokey (12h): Hip Hip Hooray ! John Wilkes Booth shoots Abe Lincoln !
Zero2Cool (12h): lol seriously??
uffda udfa (12h): Vikes fans are talking about Johnny Football.
Cheesey (13h): Well...being on the Vikings alone could cause cursing and throwing helmets!
uffda udfa (13h): Achilles?
Smokey (13h): Teammates seen cursing and throwing helmets .
Smokey (13h): Bridgewater/non-contact injury to L. knee/leg .
Zero2Cool (14h): Whoa Teddy bridgewater just went down looks serious Vikings end practice
Zero2Cool (15h): HEY! It could be a 6th rounder that turns into four 7th rounder (aka Jeff Janis!)
uffda udfa (15h): We really needed a 2018 7th rounder. Will really help DL issue.
uffda udfa (15h): Yes it is. Didn't see that blockbuster coming. Glad we got what's needed.
Zero2Cool (15h): Some uffda udfa recently claimed Packers never trade. HA, jokes on that clown!!! Bahahahahahahahah
uffda udfa (16h): TT with trade. Lerentee McCray to Bills for 2018 draft choice. 2018?
uffda udfa (20h): Blackman officially waived. Perillo our 3rd TE and Randall starter opposite Shields.
uffda udfa (20h): Crockett, Blackman and Henry expected to be waived per Demovsky
uffda udfa (30-Aug): Chargers cut our old friend, James Jones.
Zero2Cool (29-Aug): Packers release Peter Mortell.
Zero2Cool (29-Aug): Laser Gunns, why two accounts?
Zero2Cool (29-Aug): Patriots released DT Terrance Knighton
Zero2Cool (29-Aug): I'm glad you're back uffda. Keep it strong!
Zero2Cool (29-Aug): Cullen acknowledged he was wrong already. I guess I just dismiss bad blood on that fact.
Zero2Cool (29-Aug): Type F blood = bad blood bahahaha
uffda udfa (29-Aug): Definite bad blood. Cullen felt disrespect with no comm from TT at any point.
uffda udfa (29-Aug): Paul Kruger released by Browns. Cagy vet 3-4 DL we could use.
Zero2Cool (29-Aug): Bad blood? Hahhaha no!
Zero2Cool (29-Aug): Shallow to understand the Vikings aren't football? Lighten up buttercup!
uffda udfa (29-Aug): Cullen Jenkins working out for Skins. Should be for us. Bad blood there.
DoddPower (29-Aug): Fellow PackersHome members need you!
DoddPower (29-Aug): Opening in Pack Attack keeper league. Message me if you're interested.
Smokey (28-Aug): 3:30 PM Pizza Delivery !
Smokey (28-Aug): I'm not that shallow, I like all football games .
Zero2Cool (28-Aug): Shit I need to fix this shout so we can hit ENTER.
Please sign in to use Fan Shout

Road To Super Bowl LI
Sunday, Sep 11 @ 12:00 PM
at Jaguars
Sunday, Sep 18 @ 7:30 PM
at Vikings
Sunday, Sep 25 @ 12:00 PM
LIONS
Sunday, Oct 2 @ 12:00 AM
BYE
Sunday, Oct 9 @ 7:30 PM
GIANTS
Sunday, Oct 16 @ 3:25 PM
COWBOYS
Thursday, Oct 20 @ 7:25 PM
BEARS
Sunday, Oct 30 @ 12:00 PM
at Falcons
Sunday, Nov 6 @ 3:25 PM
COLTS
Sunday, Nov 13 @ 12:00 PM
at Titans
Sunday, Nov 20 @ 7:30 PM
at Redskins
Monday, Nov 28 @ 7:30 PM
at Eagles
Sunday, Dec 4 @ 12:00 PM
TEXANS
Sunday, Dec 11 @ 3:25 PM
SEAHAWKS
Sunday, Dec 18 @ 12:00 PM
at Bears
Saturday, Dec 24 @ 12:00 PM
VIKINGS
Sunday, Jan 1 @ 12:00 PM
at Lions

Think About It
Think About It

Recent Topics
3m / Green Bay Packers Talk / steveishere

4h / Green Bay Packers Talk / uffda udfa

4h / Green Bay Packers Talk / sschind

5h / Featured Content / Smokey

7h / Featured Content / Zero2Cool

8h / Around The NFL / DarkaneRules

8h / Green Bay Packers Talk / yooperfan

12h / Green Bay Packers Talk / uffda udfa

12h / Green Bay Packers Talk / sschind

13h / Around The NFL / Cheesey

14h / Green Bay Packers Talk / luigis

14h / Green Bay Packers Talk / uffda udfa

14h / Green Bay Packers Talk / Barfarn

16h / Green Bay Packers Talk / RaiderPride

30-Aug / Fantasy Sports Talk / Smokey


Packers Headlines