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: 462
Applause Received: 497
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: 569
Applause Received: 705
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: 6,406
Applause Received: 1,419
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
uffda udfa (6h) : Just rewatched Cobbs hail mary catch in slo mo...he should've been flagged for OPI. Got away with one.
uffda udfa (8h) : Nope. I like Gus.
beast (8h) : Did you want Anthony Lynn as HC? Cushion Bradley was going to follow Lynn where ever.
uffda udfa (9h) : Gus Bradley is new DC in SD/LA. I would've loved to had him here in Green Bay.
uffda udfa (13h) : It's just fine.
musccy (14h) : 5 questionable Packers, none for Falcons. Not good.
uffda udfa (14h) : Jordy not listed as OUT or DOUBTFUL. Questionable on injury report.
uffda udfa (15h) : This is the 6th straight game we've faced someone for the 2nd time. We learn.
uffda udfa (15h) : Aaron: I like our role. I like our chances. (said he relishes being an underdog)
uffda udfa (15h) : Aaron alludes to fake crowd noise at Georgia Dome for Sunday.
uffda udfa (16h) : So, to recap. Losing streak "just the way it is", winning streak "astronomical feat". #Balanced
uffda udfa (16h) : Ironically, he called the turn around "astronomical" not just the way it is in the NFL. #Don'tMissTheIrony
uffda udfa (16h) : Ted tells Demovsky the Packers weren't underachieving when 4-6. Just the way it is in the NFL????
Zero2Cool (20h) : Only time I recall getting annoyed is when they beat a single topic over and over and over.
Pack93z (20h) : Most yes... Heller seems to get it more so... diversity in his coverage... but seemingly can highlight the pressing issues properly.
Zero2Cool (20h) : I'm kind of in the boat that they all are babblying boonies.
Pack93z (20h) : God bless it... Bill Michaels can be a stubborn SOB at times... love his Packers coverage, still think he is a buffoon at times.
Zero2Cool (21h) : Jordy Nelson Named PFWA Comeback Player of the Year
Zero2Cool (22h) : Carter is predicitng the end is in ATL for Packers.
Porforis (22h) : Or I could just completely miss the part where that was Cris Carter.
Porforis (22h) : Careful there. Don't you want to predict a Packers loss just in case?
Zero2Cool (23h) : @criscarter80 :Every fairy tale comes to an end, and this is where the magic carpet ride stops in the ATL.
Zero2Cool (23h) : McCarthy: "JC Tretter actually had surgery Tuesday. He won't be available this week"
Zero2Cool (20-Jan) : Crosby is fine now. Full Participant in practice Thursday
Porforis (20-Jan) : What I'm more worried about at this point is WR injuries and Crosby being sick. Who'd be the backup if Crosby can't go?
Zero2Cool (20-Jan) : We do have hope. Our secondary has improved. Also, he had to throw 80% to get 1 point up. That won't happen again.
Zero2Cool (20-Jan) : I like to tease sometimes.
uffda udfa (20-Jan) : Only 80%? :). We lost by one given that stat? Wish we had hope of tightening up.
uffda udfa (20-Jan) : Z, u should tell everyone who Quintorris is. Quintorris Lopez Jones, better known as Julio.
Zero2Cool (20-Jan) : Matt Ryan completed 80% of his passes against Packers in October.
uffda udfa (20-Jan) : McGinn goes full on attack mode dismissing the notion of "Packers people". Harsh.
uffda udfa (20-Jan) : McGinn says John Dorsey likely to be next Packers GM.
Zero2Cool (20-Jan) : Boom! Davante Adams says last year's ankle injury "more difficult to deal with'
uffda udfa (20-Jan) : Packers brass potentially leaving? Not worthy of discussing. Pressure Cooker? Never enough talk about them.
Zero2Cool (20-Jan) : Put Quintorris in a pressure cooker.
Please sign in to use Fan Shout

2016 Packers Schedule
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 @ 3:25 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 @ 7:30 PM
at Lions

Think About It
Think About It

Recent Topics
2h / Green Bay Packers Talk / wpr

5h / Green Bay Packers Talk / beast

5h / Green Bay Packers Talk / beast

7h / Green Bay Packers Talk / beast

7h / Green Bay Packers Talk / hardrocker950

11h / Green Bay Packers Talk / luigis

12h / Green Bay Packers Talk / uffda udfa

14h / Green Bay Packers Talk / beast

14h / Green Bay Packers Talk / beast

14h / Green Bay Packers Talk / The_Green_Ninja

17h / Green Bay Packers Talk / uffda udfa

17h / Green Bay Packers Talk / sschind

18h / Green Bay Packers Talk / DoddPower

19h / Green Bay Packers Talk / Mucky Tundra

23h / Green Bay Packers Talk / wpr


Packers Headlines