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 Pages123>»
Options
Go to last post Go to first unread
Offline nerdmann  
#1 Posted : Sunday, October 21, 2012 1:16:17 PM(UTC)
Rank: Preferred Member

Joined: 9/14/2008(UTC)
Applause Given: 6,406
Applause Received: 1,419
Green's been ok but disappointing.

There's been times he was swarmed under, but there have also been too many shoestring tackles and one play where he fell down untouched when an enormous hole opened up in front of him. He still got like 5 yards on that play.

There was a play by Cobb AND a play by Kuhn where each of those guys bounced off the pile after getting stuffed and gained significant yardage.

Not sure what it is, but I'd give Green one more game, then I'd start feeding Starks to see what he could do. Starks can always fall forward for 1.8 yards a carry, which is what Green averaged today.

All purpose, Green was 2.8 per touch, iirc.

And really, Kuhn is as slow as you can be and still play in the league, but with his cutting ability, he still gets yards. Give Green a little more of a shot, then Start working in Starks. If HE can't get it done, just go with Kuhn.

I'm sick of this Bjack crap.
Offline Zero2Cool  
#2 Posted : Sunday, October 21, 2012 1:21:38 PM(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: 2,501
Applause Received: 4,045
Green's Production 2012 wk6? well his production this week, week 7, was crap too. I'd rather Kuhn every time.
Offline nerdmann  
#3 Posted : Sunday, October 21, 2012 1:22:33 PM(UTC)
Rank: Preferred Member

Joined: 9/14/2008(UTC)
Applause Given: 6,406
Applause Received: 1,419
Zero2Cool said: Go to Quoted Post
Green's Production 2012 wk6? well his production this week, week 7, was crap too. I'd rather Kuhn every time.


Shoulda traded for Marshawn.
Offline wpr  
#4 Posted : Sunday, October 21, 2012 1:26:28 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: 3,985
Applause Received: 2,042
he did just enough to by Aaron Rodgers time to throw the ball. We are not looking for a guy who will get 150 yards rushing. He did get some key yards on passes to give them a first down. Don't make him one dimensional.
thanks Post received 1 applause.
zombieslayer on 10/21/2012(UTC)
Offline nerdmann  
#5 Posted : Sunday, October 21, 2012 1:27:38 PM(UTC)
Rank: Preferred Member

Joined: 9/14/2008(UTC)
Applause Given: 6,406
Applause Received: 1,419
wpr said: Go to Quoted Post
he did just enough to by Aaron Rodgers time to throw the ball. We are not looking for a guy who will get 150 yards rushing. He did get some key yards on passes to give them a first down. Don't make him one dimensional.


All purpose, he was 2.8 per touch.

Just south of shit suckage.
Offline Zero2Cool  
#6 Posted : Sunday, October 21, 2012 1:35:58 PM(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: 2,501
Applause Received: 4,045
nerdmann said: Go to Quoted Post
Shoulda traded for Marshawn.


And the pick lost would have been Casey Hayward?



Edit, correct, Seahawks gave up a 4th in 2011 and conditional in 2012.
Packers 2011 3rd rounder was Alex Green and who knows what would have been required for the conditional pick, as it would have been lesser since the round was higher.
thanks Post received 2 applause.
DakotaT on 10/21/2012(UTC), wpr on 10/21/2012(UTC)
Offline TheKanataThrilla  
#7 Posted : Sunday, October 21, 2012 1:45:23 PM(UTC)
Rank: Veteran Member

Canada
Joined: 9/8/2008(UTC)
Applause Given: 480
Applause Received: 505
nerdmann said: Go to Quoted Post
There's been times he was swarmed under, but there have also been too many shoestring tackles and one play where he fell down untouched when an enormous hole opened up in front of him. He still got like 5 yards on that play.


I'd have to check that play again, but I believe he slipped on the logo on the field. I think that happens quite often. A couple of the swarmed tackles were totally blown blocks or lack of blocks completely.

Green did pretty good last week. Is he a starting back in the NFL? No, but his role was not to be the starter going into the season. I would like to see them work Starks in a little. I am hoping his pride and desire to stay in the league will push him to play like we saw him on our Super Bowl run.



Offline Gaycandybacon  
#8 Posted : Sunday, October 21, 2012 1:47:19 PM(UTC)
Rank: Member

United States
Joined: 9/17/2012(UTC)
Applause Given: 146
Applause Received: 187
haha wow... The guy didn't do half bad. Made some great catches and got us first downs. You're to hard on him, it's his 2nd game starting for crist sake and we've won both times he's carried the rock. He's carried the ball for 40+ times in 2 games that's good enough in my book!

I think Zombie said he'd get 35 on 20 carries? The man is psychic.
thanks Post received 2 applause.
wpr on 10/21/2012(UTC), zombieslayer on 10/21/2012(UTC)
Offline DakotaT  
#9 Posted : Sunday, October 21, 2012 1:54:53 PM(UTC)
Rank: Select Member

United States
Joined: 8/18/2008(UTC)
Applause Given: 1,049
Applause Received: 2,116
I don't know why everyone pisses and moans about the running game when we haven't had a center to run behind since Mike Flanagan. Until we draft a blue chip center, we are not going to have a legitimate running game. A couple weeks ago, I called for Saturday's head because I think we would be better served with EDS out there. Today TJ Lang had his ass handed him, so when your guard and center are getting pushed back towards the quarterback, would someone please explain to me how it is we are going to be able to rush the football?

Our Oline is built to pass block, period. It's probably a good thing we have an elite QB to build that type of Oline around, right?
thanks Post received 1 applause.
wpr on 10/21/2012(UTC)
Offline gbguy20  
#10 Posted : Sunday, October 21, 2012 2:06:19 PM(UTC)
Rank: Senior Member

Joined: 8/28/2009(UTC)
Applause Given: 462
Applause Received: 497
can we play starks yet?
Rss Feed 
Users browsing this topic
Guest
7 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 (2h) : Packers brass potentially leaving? Not worthy of discussing. Pressure Cooker? Never enough talk about them.
Zero2Cool (7h) : Put Quintorris in a pressure cooker.
uffda udfa (11h) : Back to football: Julio says he's going to play Sunday. Did NOT say he wouldn't be limited in the game.
uffda udfa (11h) : Anyone ever used their dishwasher to make their Thanksgiving turkey?
uffda udfa (11h) : Favorite Ronnie Milsap song? Smokey Mountain Rain or Any Day Now?
uffda udfa (15h) : Favorite GM candidate... Wolf or Gutekunst?
uffda udfa (15h) : I'd rather sit them than play them too compromised.
uffda udfa (15h) : Yeah, Z. More pressure cooker talk and smoked turkeys.
Zero2Cool (15h) : If this were a regular-season game, Nelson, Adams and Allison probably would not play, MM says.
Smokey (16h) : Mason Crosby is ill, hope it's not the Flu.
Smokey (16h) : Great, can we move past that story and get back to the Atlanta game ?
Zero2Cool (17h) : Packers exec Eliot Wolf has withdrawn his name for 49ers' GM job, as @TomPelissero reported. He didn't feel it was the right time.
TheKanataThrilla (18h) : We'll just have to score TDs then.
Zero2Cool (18h) : That's what we know.
Zero2Cool (18h) : Crosby, Mason K Illness
Smokey (18h) : Is He ill or not ?
Smokey (18h) : Raiderpride asked, "Anyone know what Crosby's illness is?"
Zero2Cool (18h) : Davante Adams expected to play- KFFL
Porforis (19h) : Alright, my opinion on Jordy has changed. If he's medically cleared to play, play him.
hardrocker950 (21h) : By Sunday we won't have any WRs
Zero2Cool (21h) : Geronimo hamstring, Janis quad. BEAUTIFUL.
Smokey (21h) : Mason Crosby, is his health OK ?
Smokey (21h) : Hello
FLORIDA PACKER88 (21h) : Davis, G-Mo, and Janis will need to step up, but all three did score last time we played ATL!
FLORIDA PACKER88 (21h) : Does Janis become a playoff hero second year in a row? Looks we're gonna have to find out either way regardless. Thank God for a healthy Cob
Smokey (22h) : Is Mason Crosby's health OK ?
Smokey (22h) : What's in your Coffee ?
uffda udfa (18-Jan) : Sit Davante if he has a bad ankle. We remember 2015.
uffda udfa (18-Jan) : Davante is not going to practice until SAT at earliest.
uffda udfa (18-Jan) : Davante and Jordy may be inactive at ATL.
Smokey (18-Jan) : ROFL !!
Cheesey (18-Jan) : The Packers SMOKED the COWBOYS!!!LOL!
Smokey (18-Jan) : Ever Smoke a Turkey, it takes lots of rolling papers. LOL
Smokey (18-Jan) : Thanks Cheesey. LOL
Cheesey (18-Jan) : Smokey, it was chicken gizzards (and hearts)!
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
1h / Green Bay Packers Talk / uffda udfa

1h / Green Bay Packers Talk / Dulak

2h / Green Bay Packers Talk / uffda udfa

2h / Green Bay Packers Talk / uffda udfa

4h / Green Bay Packers Talk / Rick12

6h / Green Bay Packers Talk / Zero2Cool

7h / Green Bay Packers Talk / Zero2Cool

11h / Green Bay Packers Talk / uffda udfa

12h / Green Bay Packers Talk / The_Green_Ninja

12h / Green Bay Packers Talk / Dulak

14h / Green Bay Packers Talk / TheKanataThrilla

14h / Around The NFL / wpr

14h / Around The NFL / wpr

15h / Green Bay Packers Talk / wpr

16h / Green Bay Packers Talk / Smokey


Packers Headlines