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Offline tromadz  
#11 Posted : Saturday, September 6, 2008 11:54:24 PM(UTC)
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He threw the ball pretty darn well coming out of college, and by this time last year he was throwing the ball GREAT. I can't wait for the season to start so all of these silly Rodgers myths can come crashing down.


I hear ya, Greg.

Like I tell the drunks at the bar, the time for talk is over. All the 'this guy sucks' 'this guy is gonna own' and 'this guy is overrated' stuff can come to an end, because we'll see who is what when they step on the field.

And thank the lord. I'm tired of trying to explain to Bears fans why their team sucks and why GB will be fine without Favre. Now I can just tell them "monday, 6pm. Watch it."

This team will show the world!
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#12 Posted : Sunday, September 7, 2008 12:28:12 AM(UTC)
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Now I can just tell them "monday, 6pm. Watch it."
haha nice... quote of the day, hands down.
Offline all_about_da_packers  
#13 Posted : Sunday, September 7, 2008 2:42:13 AM(UTC)
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I think I am more worried about Rodgers decision making as opposed to his passing abilities.

He can make the throws, I was most impressed seeing him throw against his body numerous times this pre-season and doing it well.

But if Rodgers can make decisions in the same ball park as Brett then we'll be golden.

I don't expect him to make the exact same decisions, but if he can be closer to Brett in this regard than say an average QB then hot diggity it'll be fun times.
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#14 Posted : Sunday, September 7, 2008 9:16:28 AM(UTC)
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I think I am more worried about Rodgers decision making as opposed to his passing abilities.

He can make the throws, I was most impressed seeing him throw against his body numerous times this pre-season and doing it well.

But if Rodgers can make decisions in the same ball park as Brett then we'll be golden.

I don't expect him to make the exact same decisions, but if he can be closer to Brett in this regard than say an average QB then hot diggity it'll be fun times.


I agree with you aadp. His arm and accuracy I believe is great. Experience will help his decision making. I think the first few games may be a little rocky but as the season progresses the decisions making ability will get better and everything will fall into place. I beleive in AR.
Offline longtimefan  
#15 Posted : Sunday, September 7, 2008 10:03:31 AM(UTC)
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Brett had the fastest release I think i have ever seen ( just like Marino)

Rodgers release is a tad slower, so his passes APPEAR to be slower..

At least that is what I think
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#16 Posted : Sunday, September 7, 2008 10:11:52 AM(UTC)
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I believe in Harv... A-Rod.
Offline walleye  
#17 Posted : Sunday, September 7, 2008 4:59:00 PM(UTC)
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He threw the ball pretty darn well coming out of college, and by this time last year he was throwing the ball GREAT. I can't wait for the season to start so all of these silly Rodgers myths can come crashing down.


I hear ya, Greg.

Like I tell the drunks at the bar, the time for talk is over. All the 'this guy sucks' 'this guy is gonna own' and 'this guy is overrated' stuff can come to an end, because we'll see who is what when they step on the field.

And thank the lord. I'm tired of trying to explain to Bears fans why their team sucks and why GB will be fine without Favre. Now I can just tell them "monday, 6pm. Watch it."

I cant wait till monday when Rodgers and the GREEN AND GOLD rwecking crew proves all the critics and doubters Wrong by :physassult: :physassult: the ViQueens!!
hurry up monday night football!!! are you ready HELL YEA bring it!

This team will show the world!
Offline Cheesey  
#18 Posted : Monday, September 8, 2008 9:18:38 AM(UTC)
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I think once Rodgers gets comfortable, he will be fine. I think the early preseason, he wasn't so comfortable, tried to "think" too much on the field, instead of just reacting.
He seems to throw fast and hard, so I'm not worried.
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