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.
2 Pages<12
Options
Go to last post Go to first unread
Offline gbguy20  
#11 Posted : Monday, October 14, 2013 12:01:59 PM(UTC)
Rank: Senior Member

Joined: 8/28/2009(UTC)
Applause Given: 423
Applause Received: 462
Sacks are killing us in the red zone.
Offline Gaycandybacon  
#12 Posted : Monday, October 14, 2013 12:25:35 PM(UTC)
Rank: Member

United States
Joined: 9/17/2012(UTC)
Applause Given: 146
Applause Received: 187
I can't believe we struggle on 3rd and 1... It's like the teams have the ultimate defense on the field every time. We need to go I-Formation a hell of a lot more, because we're more successful at running the ball under it. The No Huddle is all fine and dandy but why do you think we always stall in the redzone? Because we can't convert 3rd and shorts. That's the only thing that irritates me about this team and McCarthy. I will admit he is great in all other areas but it's like he doesn't care about 3rd and short plays. He just wants the big play on those downs, obviously teams have our number on that down, CHANGE IT UP MIKE! :)
thanks Post received 1 applause.
nerdmann on 10/14/2013(UTC)
Offline beast  
#13 Posted : Monday, October 14, 2013 12:33:10 PM(UTC)
Rank: Veteran Member

Joined: 10/5/2008(UTC)
Applause Given: 492
Applause Received: 583
gbguy20 said: Go to Quoted Post
Sacks are killing us in the red zone.


I think part of the problem is everyone knows we're going to Rodgers once we get to the Redzone because he has been to good at getting them in there over the years.

I think the play calling needs to go focus more on the runs and make this a run first team to get the passing game back int oa groove, also because the OL aren't the best in pass blocking and now there are a lot of pass weapons out.


I would still like to see a system with Lacy and Franklin in at the same time. Lacy being a threat to go up the middle, Franklin to the outside, and hopefully Franklin could also do some in motion stuff as well as maybe the slot stuff while Cobb is out.

Finley and Bostick get used as WRs more, while Quarless and Taylor are asked to step it up at TE.
thanks Post received 1 applause.
nerdmann on 10/14/2013(UTC)
User is suspended until 4/29/2043 11:56:55 PM(UTC) texaspackerbacker  
#14 Posted : Monday, October 14, 2013 1:17:23 PM(UTC)
Rank: Veteran Member

Yahoo! NCAA March Madness - Gold: 2014Yahoo! NCAA March Madness - Silver: 2015

United States
Joined: 3/4/2013(UTC)
Location: Texas
Applause Given: 670
Applause Received: 489
beast said: Go to Quoted Post


I would still like to see a system with Lacy and Franklin in at the same time. Lacy being a threat to go up the middle, Franklin to the outside, and hopefully Franklin could also do some in motion stuff as well as maybe the slot stuff while Cobb is out.



I wonder if Franklin is fast enough for a Melvin Gordon-style jet sweep.
Offline nerdmann  
#15 Posted : Monday, October 14, 2013 2:20:29 PM(UTC)
Rank: Preferred Member

Joined: 9/14/2008(UTC)
Applause Given: 5,540
Applause Received: 1,277
wpr said: Go to Quoted Post
to augment what sschind has done, Wayne Larrivee said GB is last in the NFL inside the red zone with a 35% TD rate. That was before they failed to score another TD a few times during the game.


This is very uncharacteristic of our offense, so I believe they will snap out of this at some point.
Rss Feed 
Users browsing this topic
Guest
2 Pages<12
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
Zero2Cool (8h): Any pregame chat??
Smokey (12h): click, your it !
wpr (17h): Happy birthday Matt
Zero2Cool (18h): PACKERSHOME » Lombardi Avenue » Announcements » Minor PACKERSHOME facelift
Zero2Cool (18h): Welcome to PACKERSHOME, gbguy20! :D
gbguy20 (18h): what happened to the twitter feed?
Zero2Cool (19h): Matt is getting old!! Today's Birthdays: porky88 (28)
Smokey (25-Aug): NFL Football tonight on NBC !
uffda udfa (25-Aug): Cancer sucks. Claims children and others way too young. Sorry, 4 your loss.
yinzer (25-Aug): wpr, I'm sorry to hear of your loss
Cheesey (23-Aug): Wow, Wayne. Sorry to hear about that. It's never easy to lose a loved one, no matter what age.
Zero2Cool (22-Aug): Sorry, Wayne. :-(
wpr (22-Aug): Lost a friend to Pancreatic cancer. Bummed. He was only 55. Hard working dairy farmer. I am not sure if his kids will be up to the task.
Zero2Cool (21-Aug): Yes
LSUzilla (21-Aug): is there a prize for the pickem game this year?
Smokey (19-Aug): Mexican Mucky , your a genius ! Chimichangas !
Smokey (19-Aug): Sorry Zero, wilted lettuce does not qualify . LOL
Mucky Tundra (19-Aug): beef
Zero2Cool (19-Aug): ... me
Smokey (19-Aug): Meat of the day ? Chicken, Fish, or Pork ?
Smokey (15-Aug): Still Recruiting, The Tailgaters Fantasy Football League
Zero2Cool (15-Aug): Lions sign TE Andrew Quarless
Zero2Cool (15-Aug): I got sound working last night! Woohoo!
Smokey (13-Aug): Then , Maybe Not
buckeyepackfan (12-Aug): GAMEDAY NIGHT!!!!(sort of) GO! PACK! GO!
Zero2Cool (11-Aug): load it up billy!!
Smokey (10-Aug): Rugby reminds me of my childhood when the neighborhood lads all played "fumble ball" .
Smokey (10-Aug): I tune in for Olympic Archery and get half naked women playing in the sand ! Life is good !
Smokey (10-Aug): Still, The Shadow Knows .
Zero2Cool (10-Aug): You'll have to tune in Friday evening to find out. Dun dun dunnnnn!!!! ??
Smokey (10-Aug): Will the Browns game be in the Chat ?
gbguy20 (7-Aug): game cancelled.
Smokey (7-Aug): What's going on with the Chat , dhazer ?
gbguy20 (7-Aug): come onnnnnnnn
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
56m / Green Bay Packers Talk / sschind

1h / Green Bay Packers Talk / sschind

5h / Green Bay Packers Talk / nerdmann

5h / Green Bay Packers Talk / PackFanWithTwins

6h / Green Bay Packers Talk / luigis

10h / Green Bay Packers Talk / Porforis

18h / Green Bay Packers Talk / steveishere

19h / Green Bay Packers Talk / Zero2Cool

20h / Green Bay Packers Talk / wpr

26-Aug / Football Familiarity / Smokey

25-Aug / Around The NFL / Smokey

25-Aug / Green Bay Packers Talk / gotarace

25-Aug / Green Bay Packers Talk / Smokey

25-Aug / Green Bay Packers Talk / PackerTraxx

24-Aug / Green Bay Packers Talk / Barfarn


Packers Headlines