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.
3 Pages123>
Options
Go to last post Go to first unread
Offline nerdmann  
#1 Posted : Wednesday, October 3, 2012 5:02:18 PM(UTC)
Rank: Preferred Member

Joined: 9/14/2008(UTC)
Applause Given: 6,413
Applause Received: 1,424
JSO

Quote:
Either way, this is the healthiest Neal has been in three years and he did finish training camp strong. The Packers could use another pass rusher in their defensive line rotation.

"I can say that without lying or trying to sugarcoat anything," he said. "It’s the best I’ve felt in three years. So I’m going to let that carry out."


So, what's the over/under on how long it will take Neal to get hurt? 5 weeks?

Wanna start a pool?
Offline nyrpack  
#2 Posted : Wednesday, October 3, 2012 5:55:21 PM(UTC)
Rank: Veteran Member

Joined: 9/26/2008(UTC)
Location: long island, ny
Applause Given: 8
Applause Received: 113
hopefully he stays healthy and plays well !!
Offline wpr  
#3 Posted : Wednesday, October 3, 2012 7:50:48 PM(UTC)
Rank: Select Member

PackersHome NFL Pick'em - Gold: 2012PackersHome NFL Pick'em - Gold: 2013FleaFlicker Fantasy Football - Silver: 2014FleaFlicker Fantasy Football - Bronze: 2013

Joined: 8/8/2008(UTC)
Applause Given: 4,000
Applause Received: 2,049
he makes it all season long.
Offline PackFanWithTwins  
#4 Posted : Wednesday, October 3, 2012 8:11:53 PM(UTC)
Rank: Veteran Member

Joined: 9/26/2008(UTC)
Applause Given: 26
Applause Received: 962
I remember back a few years, that the question was. How long before Rodgers gets hurt.
thanks Post received 2 applause.
wpr on 10/3/2012(UTC), RaiderPride on 10/3/2012(UTC)
Offline RaiderPride  
#5 Posted : Wednesday, October 3, 2012 9:32:08 PM(UTC)
Rank: Senior Member

Joined: 7/17/2008(UTC)
Applause Given: 271
Applause Received: 335
PackFanWithTwins said: Go to Quoted Post
I remember back a few years, that the question was. How long before Rodgers gets hurt.


BINGO

Perfect example of how stupid fans and the press can be.

Big Ole Applaud on this post.
Offline Pack93z  
#6 Posted : Thursday, October 4, 2012 5:25:49 AM(UTC)
Rank: Select Member

PackersHome NFL Pick'em - Bronze: 2012

United States
Joined: 3/16/2007(UTC)
Location: North Central Wisconsin
Applause Given: 437
Applause Received: 1,237
Neal has a one week roster exemption, I hope that they have confidence before the lay waste to another player from the roster.

Not guessing on the number of games.. because just as Merling, the guy is probably on his last real chance in the show.
Offline Zero2Cool  
#7 Posted : Thursday, October 4, 2012 5:43:25 AM(UTC)
Rank: Premier Member

Yahoo! NCAA March Madness - Gold: 2015Yahoo! Fantasy Football - Gold: 2009FleaFlicker Fantasy Football - Silver: 2010Yahoo! NCAA March Madness - Silver: 2011FleaFlicker Fantasy Football - Bronze: 2016ESPN NCAA March Madness - Bronze: 2010Yahoo! NCAA March Madness - Bronze: 2013

United States
Joined: 10/13/2006(UTC)
Location: Green Bay, WI
Applause Given: 2,504
Applause Received: 4,058
PackFanWithTwins said: Go to Quoted Post
I remember back a few years, that the question was. How long before Rodgers gets hurt.


Which was stupid from the get go and is completely different than this. Aaron Rodgers played an entire half of professional football with a broken bone in his foot. The only other injury he had prior to him starting was a hamstring injury that his position coach, the offensive coordinator and the head coach ALL said if he were the starter, he'd have played the next week.

Because of those two injuries, suddenly he was made of glass.


This is Mike Neal's third season and he's played in 9 out of 32 possible regular season games due to injury.

Offline PackerTraxx  
#8 Posted : Thursday, October 4, 2012 6:22:56 AM(UTC)
Rank: Senior Member

Joined: 8/13/2008(UTC)
Applause Given: 139
Applause Received: 237
If it doesn't work out for Neal maybe he and Justin Harrell could pool their millions can start a sports therapy clinic.
Offline earthquake  
#9 Posted : Thursday, October 4, 2012 7:18:22 AM(UTC)
Rank: Member

Joined: 8/11/2008(UTC)
Applause Given: 520
Applause Received: 170
Zero2Cool said: Go to Quoted Post
Which was stupid from the get go and is completely different than this. Aaron Rodgers played an entire half of professional football with a broken bone in his foot. The only other injury he had prior to him starting was a hamstring injury that his position coach, the offensive coordinator and the head coach ALL said if he were the starter, he'd have played the next week.

Because of those two injuries, suddenly he was made of glass.


This is Mike Neal's third season and he's played in 9 out of 32 possible regular season games due to injury.



Well there was that, plus the fact that in 2009 he(they) led the league in sacks taken. Remember that sack counter? Any QB that takes that many hits can be considered a health risk. Even these days he takes more shots than other QB's, so its not entirely unreasonable. Since he became a starter he has averaged about 2.5 sacks per game.

I never bought into the "injury prone" thing, but that year of horrible Oline play had to make you wonder if he was going to get "David Carr'd".

In retrospect taking all those hits has shown how tough he really is more than anything.
Offline Cheesey  
#10 Posted : Thursday, October 4, 2012 2:56:43 PM(UTC)
Rank: Select Member

United States
Joined: 7/28/2008(UTC)
Applause Given: 802
Applause Received: 937
ANYONE can get hurt at any time.
Some guys are just unlucky that way.
Hopefully he can be productive and "surprise" alot of people.
thanks Post received 1 applause.
wpr on 10/4/2012(UTC)
Rss Feed 
Users browsing this topic
Guest
3 Pages123>
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 (now) : Didn't care u were talking cooking just that u tried censoring GM talk.
mojaveson (1m) : Tough loss, but it's now Monday and time to move forward. I hope the front office feels the same way and gets right to work on filling the h
uffda udfa (1m) : I'm going to start a favorite Pixar movie right before opening day 2017.
uffda udfa (4m) : Don't discuss Packers brass during game week. Cooking appliances are more interesting.
uffda udfa (5m) : I grew up in Wisconsin. Don't u see you created your own irony?
uffda udfa (9m) : Or pecans or walnuts? That is nuts.
uffda udfa (10m) : That's hilarious. No GM talk says u but let's talk cooking appliances?
uffda udfa (11m) : Meanwhile, you're talking turkeys, crock pots and pressure cookers.
uffda udfa (11m) : Smokey...U complained about too much Eliot Wolf talk not game talk.
uffda udfa (12m) : Disagree. He choose to roll into endzone. Safety was right call.
Smokey (12m) : U2, take your Texas redneck thinking and serve it with your pot of beans .
uffda udfa (13m) : Said maybe 1 yard line but no control until on goal line.
uffda udfa (14m) : Claimed momentum carried into endzone.
uffda udfa (14m) : Claimed it could never been ruled a safety.
uffda udfa (15m) : Mike Pereira explained on Twitter what he should've on FOX.
Smokey (15m) : Keeping them thread separated is the key. Fan Shout is for any and all members to post as they please. No one voted you King U2 .
uffda udfa (15m) : This is for NFL stuff. Not crock pots or crack pots.
uffda udfa (16m) : Shout is not back alley. Not your forum either.
Smokey (17m) : Cooking, or travel, or our favorite movie have every right in this forum.
Smokey (19m) : It is not, YOUR FORUM . Even politics is tolerated in the Back Ally .
uffda udfa (28m) : I love cooking but this is a Packers forum not Iron Chef.
Smokey (30m) : Anyone, man or woman, that can cook does not need to always depend upon others to cook their food for them.
Smokey (34m) : The greater majority of successful restaurants are owned/and run by Men.
Smokey (37m) : Making fun of the art of cooking only demonstrates a lack of sophistication.
Smokey (39m) : Most of the finest chefs in the world are men.
hardrocker950 (2h) : lol
uffda udfa (2h) : Best pressure cooker talk on the net!
hardrocker950 (3h) : Time to get the CB situation sorted out
Smokey (3h) : DON'T DELAY, JOIN TODAY !
musccy (5h) : Sorry, but no to shields. 9 mil better spent elsewhere.
uffda udfa (6h) : Sam Shields still having headaches but wants to continue playing.
uffda udfa (6h) : Not harsh. Another failure and playoff embarrassment.
uffda udfa (6h) : Aaron cried a little when asked about Jordy playing today.
GoPack1984 (6h) : Dismal season? I think that's too harsh.
uffda udfa (6h) : Packers should have never been 4-6. Dismal season.
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
14m / Green Bay Packers Talk / mojaveson

22m / Green Bay Packers Talk / mojaveson

29m / Around The NFL / mojaveson

31m / Green Bay Packers Talk / mojaveson

2h / Green Bay Packers Talk / uffda udfa

3h / Green Bay Packers Talk / uffda udfa

5h / Fantasy Sports Talk / Smokey

6h / Around The NFL / mojaveson

6h / Green Bay Packers Talk / luigis

7h / Green Bay Packers Talk / uffda udfa

8h / Green Bay Packers Talk / dhazer

8h / Green Bay Packers Talk / wpr

8h / Announcements / wpr

8h / Green Bay Packers Talk / Nonstopdrivel

9h / Green Bay Packers Talk / mojaveson


Packers Headlines