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Offline Porforis  
#31 Posted : Thursday, October 25, 2012 9:14:37 AM(UTC)

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Personally, I think if Nelson's good to go we should still limit his snaps. We can't just rest everyone kind of dinged up and assume we'll still trounce them, winning is a must, but we don't want to get more beat up. This likely means a lot more Cobb magic, it'd be interesting to see a fleaflicker or some other sort of fake with Cobb in the backfield (especially if we use that formation and give it to Cobb a couple times earlier in the game). Jones will need to play at a high level, and I guess we'll find out what Boykin can bring in a regular season game. Could also go in more TE heavy sets with Finley and Crabtree for a high percentage of the time, especially if we have luck on the ground early.
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#32 Posted : Thursday, October 25, 2012 10:25:25 AM(UTC)

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Personally, I think if Nelson's good to go we should still limit his snaps. We can't just rest everyone kind of dinged up and assume we'll still trounce them, winning is a must, but we don't want to get more beat up. This likely means a lot more Cobb magic, it'd be interesting to see a fleaflicker or some other sort of fake with Cobb in the backfield (especially if we use that formation and give it to Cobb a couple times earlier in the game). Jones will need to play at a high level, and I guess we'll find out what Boykin can bring in a regular season game. Could also go in more TE heavy sets with Finley and Crabtree for a high percentage of the time, especially if we have luck on the ground early.


Completely agreed. We should have JJ as #1, Cobb as #2, and Boykin as #3 and lots of reps to Finley and Crabtree. Heck, even line Finley up as a WR in some sets.

I'd rather see Jordy drop to #4 this week than risk injuring him further. Jordy's one of the most important people we'll need for the Playoffs.
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#33 Posted : Thursday, October 25, 2012 10:32:54 AM(UTC)

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There could be a possibility of being very very limited at WR Sunday. Nelson's hammy tightened up on him yesterday and they don't know the severity of it yet. Driver couldn't finish practice with neck issues. With Jennings still out, that leaves us with 3 WR: Jones, Cobb, and Boykin.

Hoping Jordy's hamstring isn't anything serious.


If there was a game to give the run game confidence, this would be it. 29th in rushing defense. Let this line plow forward and eat up yards and clock. Don't expect either Jordy or DD to miss the game. Though I would definately try to use this game to get Boykin more time and experince.

I also wonder how Quarless is doing? If he can go, we have the chance to throw some Finley and Quarless combos at their defense.
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#34 Posted : Thursday, October 25, 2012 10:43:13 AM(UTC)

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Isn't it great to have the kinds of offensive weapons even when you have multiple guys dinged up that it's hard to decide how you should focus on decimating the opposing defense?
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#35 Posted : Thursday, October 25, 2012 3:57:56 PM(UTC)

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Isn't it great to have the kinds of offensive weapons even when you have multiple guys dinged up that it's hard to decide how you should focus on decimating the opposing defense?


It really is. I think about other teams and injuries and then look at the Packers. We truly are a spoiled bunch...haha. Thank you, Ted.

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#36 Posted : Friday, October 26, 2012 8:56:56 AM(UTC)

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PACKERS 31, Jaguars 16 – Noon

The talent gap between these two teams is wider than Peyton Manning’s forehead. Short of Mike McCarthy benching both his starting offense and defense, there’s no plausible way to predict a Jaguars victory. Injuries are forcing key Packers to the bench, Charles Woodson (collarbone), Greg Jennings (groin), and possibly Jordy Nelson (hamstring). Even so, the Jaguars have no chance.

BEARS 23, Panthers 17 – Noon

This game provides the perfect palette for lazy national journalists to paint weak, subjective pap about quarterbacks Jay Cutler and Cam Newton. Rather than fan the flames of that nonsense, I’ll focus on the football. The Panthers aren’t as bad as their 1-5 record indicates. They’ve been victimized by untimely mental lapses late in games. However, from a pure talent standpoint, there’s a big gap between these teams. The Bears defense has been the most consistent unit in the NFL all season, so there’s no reason to think they won’t be again on Sunday.
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#37 Posted : Friday, October 26, 2012 12:29:05 PM(UTC)

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You really think both games will be that close Grizz?
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#38 Posted : Friday, October 26, 2012 12:55:43 PM(UTC)

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Only thing is with Nelson out we don't really have a number 1-2 receiver to play outside. I don't like Cobb out there except for the odd time. He's much better in the slot.
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#39 Posted : Friday, October 26, 2012 2:19:10 PM(UTC)

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If there's ever a game to switch up the play calling a bit and pound the rock, this has to be it. Run the ball 30 times and control the clock and I'm certain it will result in a win. It might not come off of rushing touchdowns, but with that many rushing attempts, Rodgers will get a couple nice play action passes. Even without Nelson, Jennings, Shields, Perry, et al., the Packers are still a more talented team. Given the match up, run the ball and trust the defense against a depleted offense.

This game COULD be close, but there's no reason the Packers shouldn't win. Packer's by 14.
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#40 Posted : Friday, October 26, 2012 2:36:11 PM(UTC)

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Well, if there's EVER a good time that Nelson is hurting, i guess it's now. I'd keep him activated, in CASE we need him. But sit him if at all possible.
Give's Boykin a chance to show what he can do.
If he's anything like he was in the preseason, he could be a big lift.
It gives the kid a chance to show, without having to play against the best D in the league. Get his feet wet, you might say.
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#41 Posted : Friday, October 26, 2012 5:40:29 PM(UTC)

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Aaron's gotta maintain his 6 TD/game pace to get the MVP!
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#42 Posted : Sunday, October 28, 2012 7:59:59 AM(UTC)

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What is the new post requirement for the chat? Can I get free access for being here longer than Z2C?
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#43 Posted : Sunday, October 28, 2012 8:06:49 AM(UTC)

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Aaron's gotta maintain his 6 TD/game pace to get the MVP!


Yea, that's the most important thing.

I hope you forgot "sarcasm" smiley, if not, yikes.

Was just listening to ESPN gameday, they were commenting on how Ted has always coveted Steven Jackson, and to watch to see if he dowsn't get traded before the deadline to The Packers.

MHO no way does Ted do this, but this is a good week to "show off", some of The Packers young talent like Boykin for instance.

He is the only player I see on The Packers roster who is expendable.

Offer Boykin and a future 3rd or 4th rnd pick for Jackson, Rams bite, I'm all for it, if they want more, forget it.

Packers 38 Jags 10

Alex Green runs for 70+ and scores a td, Randall Cobb returns a k/o or punt for TD, catches another.

James Jones gets back on track and gets his "normal" 2 td's Smile
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#44 Posted : Sunday, October 28, 2012 8:41:10 AM(UTC)

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N.F.L. Network just listed Jordy Nelson as inactive for today.Sad
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#45 Posted : Sunday, October 28, 2012 9:18:32 AM(UTC)

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This could be a trap game with all the injuries to major players.

Have to be strong.

Still see us winning but could be closer than we would wish.
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