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#11 Posted : Sunday, October 28, 2012 1:44:10 PM(UTC)
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Originally Posted by: Zero2Cool Go to Quoted Post
INACTIVES: WR Greg Jennings, CB Sam Shields, FB John Kuhn, LB Nick Perry, S Charles Woodson, WR Jordy Nelson


So, this team never shits itself on a regular basis, its just a one time fluke because we had all these guys sitting out?
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#12 Posted : Sunday, October 28, 2012 1:46:05 PM(UTC)
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There is absolutely no common sense thinking that says injuries didn't play a factor into the Packers ONLY winning by 9 points. I think we should piss and moan about the loss because wins come so easy, ahem 49ers, Colts, Seahawks games for examples.

No team has EVER played a perfect game, none, not one, never. The OL was garbage and the DL didn't get the upper hand more times than not and tackling was an issue.

I, for one, am happy they won. It's not easy to do when you're missing your two starting WR, missing a Charles Woodson, on your 3rd ILB starting, your starting RB. It's a win and hopefully there were no more injuries. I'm tired of losing starters to injuries. This injury list is worse than 2010! Insane!
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#13 Posted : Sunday, October 28, 2012 2:05:38 PM(UTC)
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Originally Posted by: nerdmann Go to Quoted Post
So, this team never shits itself on a regular basis, its just a one time fluke because we had all these guys sitting out?


Any. Given. Sunday.

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#14 Posted : Sunday, October 28, 2012 2:14:38 PM(UTC)
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Originally Posted by: Zero2Cool Go to Quoted Post
INACTIVES: WR Greg Jennings, CB Sam Shields, FB John Kuhn, LB Nick Perry, S Charles Woodson, WR Jordy Nelson


My statement stands even when those players are healthy. The Packers very often play down to lesser competition and up to elite competition. Posting an inactive list doesn't add much to my narrative. The Packers could use more emotional leadership. It doesn't mean they aren't good, it's just what I see on the field, even when relatively healthy. There were certainly still several healthy veterans playing today.

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#15 Posted : Sunday, October 28, 2012 2:28:56 PM(UTC)
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We need to get more creative on offense and feed Cobb the ball at every opportunity. We also need a change of pace back. I have concerns about line play particularly the effectiveness of Saturday.
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#16 Posted : Sunday, October 28, 2012 2:46:08 PM(UTC)
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Originally Posted by: nerdmann Go to Quoted Post
So, this team never shits itself on a regular basis, its just a one time fluke because we had all these guys sitting out?


Yeah, they've shat themselves on a regular basis into the 2nd most wins in the league since McCarthy became the coach. How terrible...

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#17 Posted : Sunday, October 28, 2012 3:12:10 PM(UTC)
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Originally Posted by: Zero2Cool Go to Quoted Post
There is absolutely no common sense thinking that says injuries didn't play a factor into the Packers ONLY winning by 9 points. I think we should piss and moan about the loss because wins come so easy, ahem 49ers, Colts, Seahawks games for examples.

No team has EVER played a perfect game, none, not one, never. The OL was garbage and the DL didn't get the upper hand more times than not and tackling was an issue.

I, for one, am happy they won. It's not easy to do when you're missing your two starting WR, missing a Charles Woodson, on your 3rd ILB starting, your starting RB. It's a win and hopefully there were no more injuries. I'm tired of losing starters to injuries. This injury list is worse than 2010! Insane!


I am happy with the win. Today's game just brought bad flashbacks to the loss to a mediocre colts team. The mistakes I saw had nothing to do with injured players. It was a cascading group of errors that that could have spiraled out of control. Against a decent opponent, the multitude of mistakes in the end of the 2nd and 3rd quarter would have more likely cost us the game.
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#18 Posted : Sunday, October 28, 2012 3:28:10 PM(UTC)
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Originally Posted by: DarkaneRules Go to Quoted Post
We need to get more creative on offense and feed Cobb the ball at every opportunity. We also need a change of pace back. I have concerns about line play particularly the effectiveness of Saturday.


Yeah, Green isn't that good, but the offensive line blocking is terrible as well as has been for years, for the most part.

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#19 Posted : Sunday, October 28, 2012 3:35:56 PM(UTC)
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Originally Posted by: doddpower Go to Quoted Post
Yeah, Green isn't that good, but the offensive line blocking is terrible as well as has been for years, for the most part.



I don't know why they do not use him in such a manner as to take advantage of his skill set.

Screens, for instance. Draws and flat passes. Traps. Get him in the open field. Not only is that stuff he's actually GOOD AT, but it would fit into the overall "passing" philosophy of the offense.

I guess it's because of the perception that we have to have a certain number of "rushing attempts" to "keep defenses honest." Well that's great. Use Starks for that. Or at least give Green something to do that he can actually get done. It's like substiting your league MVP quarterback on a fourth down passing attempt.

Oh wait, they did that too. lolThink
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#20 Posted : Sunday, October 28, 2012 3:40:10 PM(UTC)
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Originally Posted by: zombieslayer Go to Quoted Post
We won a SB with more injuries, so injuries aren't a valid excuse.

This Jags team is HORRIBLE. There was absolutely no reason we couldn't cover the spread.


That is easy. Mike doesn't bet on the games so he doesn't care if they win by 2 or by 20. He just wants the W. As soon as the win loss is based on the spread he will care.
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