Green Bay Packers Forum

Join Our Green Bay Packers Interactive Community!

We have been providing fans with the best source of Packers information since 2006!
Your participation is greatly anticipated!
Login or Register.
3 Pages123>
Options
Go to last post Go to first unread
Offline Zero2Cool  
#1 Posted : Thursday, September 11, 2008 8:26:26 AM(UTC)
Zero2Cool

Rank: Legend

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

United States
Joined: 10/13/2006(UTC)
Location: Green Bay, WI

Applause Given: 1,987
Applause Received: 2,283

By GREG A. BEDARD
Green Bay - The last time the Green Bay Packers tried to defend a 6-foot-5 receiver, it didn't exactly go well.

Lions wide receiver Calvin Johnson presents a tall challenge to Packers defensive backs.

New York Giants stalwart Plaxico Burress was nearly unstoppable in Januarys NFC Championship Game with an 11 catch, 154-yard performance that featured seven catches that converted first downs.

Burress had Packers Pro Bowl cornerback Al Harris turned, twisted and frustrated to the point coaches finally gave him some safety help over the top in the second half.

But come Sunday, when the Packers encounter Detroit Lions star receiver Calvin Johnson, dont expect Green Bay to do anything radical. In fact, they anticipate having little trouble with Johnson or Roy Williams, his 6-3 running mate.

(Johnsons) a big guy but hes not real quick off the line so getting your hands on him is a must, said cornerback Jarrett Bush, who tangled with Johnson most often in the two meetings between the teams last year. [url=index.php?name=Pro_News&aid=83]Read More...[/url].
"I do not think there is any thrill that can go through the human heart like that felt by the inventor as he sees some creation of the brain unfolding to success... such emotions make a man forget food, sleep, friends, love, everything." - Nikola Tesla

UserPostedImage
Sponsor
Offline Cheesey  
#2 Posted : Thursday, September 11, 2008 8:32:40 AM(UTC)
Cheesey

Rank: Most Valuable Player

Joined: 7/28/2008(UTC)

Applause Given: 229
Applause Received: 453

Well, it's in the dome. So no bad weather to deal with. Plus i think our D will pressure their QB, which should also help alot.
UserPostedImage
Offline tromadz  
#3 Posted : Thursday, September 11, 2008 9:17:00 AM(UTC)
tromadz

Rank: 4th Round Draft Pick

Joined: 10/16/2006(UTC)

Applause Given: 3
Applause Received: 34

Originally Posted by: " Go to Quoted Post
Well, it's in the dome. So no bad weather to deal with. Plus i think our D will pressure their QB, which should also help alot.


Bingo. Kitna can't throw when he's 2 feet into the ground with Cullen Jenkins on top of him.
Offline IronMan  
#4 Posted : Thursday, September 11, 2008 9:49:25 AM(UTC)
IronMan

Rank: Pro Bowl

ESPN NCAA March Madness - Gold: 2010

Joined: 8/7/2008(UTC)

Applause Given: 94
Applause Received: 103

Originally Posted by: " Go to Quoted Post
Originally Posted by: " Go to Quoted Post
Well, it's in the dome. So no bad weather to deal with. Plus i think our D will pressure their QB, which should also help alot.


Bingo. Kitna can't throw when he's 2 feet into the ground with Cullen Jenkins on top of him.

Kampman absolutely abused Kitna last year.
Offline tromadz  
#5 Posted : Thursday, September 11, 2008 9:59:01 AM(UTC)
tromadz

Rank: 4th Round Draft Pick

Joined: 10/16/2006(UTC)

Applause Given: 3
Applause Received: 34

Originally Posted by: " Go to Quoted Post
Originally Posted by: " Go to Quoted Post
Originally Posted by: " Go to Quoted Post
Well, it's in the dome. So no bad weather to deal with. Plus i think our D will pressure their QB, which should also help alot.


Bingo. Kitna can't throw when he's 2 feet into the ground with Cullen Jenkins on top of him.

Kampman absolutely abused Kitna last year.


I'm calling 5 sacks in this game(the team).
Offline zombieslayer  
#6 Posted : Thursday, September 11, 2008 12:50:44 PM(UTC)
zombieslayer

Rank: Most Valuable Player

Joined: 8/7/2008(UTC)
Location: San Francisco

Applause Given: 778
Applause Received: 495

This is where Kampy takes the NFL lead in sacks. You got a 6'5" WR and a 6'3" guy on the other side? Fine. Let's see how well you can pass to him when you're on your back.
My man Donald Driver
UserPostedImage

(thanks to Pack93z for the pic)

2010 will be seen as the beginning of the new Packers dynasty. Ted Thompson Mike McCarthy Aaron Rodgers
Offline NodakPaul  
#7 Posted : Thursday, September 11, 2008 1:36:40 PM(UTC)
NodakPaul

Rank: Fresh Cheesehead

Joined: 8/18/2008(UTC)


The Packers should be able to destroy the Lions on Sunday. Look what Atlanta did against them. I expect Grant to have a big day rushing, and Kitna to be under pressure every down.
"There's the snap, Rodgers with a quick drop - in trouble! AND SACKED BY ALLEN! The ball is lose, the ball is lose, and recovered by Kevin Williams! And that's the ball game! Childress and the Vikings FINALLY beat the Packers!"
--
Offline yooperfan  
#8 Posted : Thursday, September 11, 2008 1:38:18 PM(UTC)
yooperfan

Rank: 1st Round Draft Pick

Joined: 8/7/2008(UTC)
Location: Ishpeming Michigan

Applause Given: 671
Applause Received: 320

Pressure will definitely be the key for the Packers, especially if Woodson doesn't play.
Offline Rios39  
#9 Posted : Thursday, September 11, 2008 1:42:01 PM(UTC)
Rios39

Rank: 4th Round Draft Pick

Joined: 8/9/2008(UTC)

Applause Given: 1
Applause Received: 30

Originally Posted by: " Go to Quoted Post
Pressure will definitely be the key for the Packers, especially if Woodson doesn't play.


I'm thinking Woodson will play. Really McCarthy didn't seem THAT worried. I played baseball with a broken the next day. I know it's not football, but tape it up and go.
blank
Offline Greg C.  
#10 Posted : Thursday, September 11, 2008 6:31:22 PM(UTC)
Greg C.

Rank: Pro Bowl

Joined: 8/9/2008(UTC)
Location: Marquette, Michigan

Applause Received: 48

Am I the only one here who doesn't like it that our backup CB's are giving the opposing team a bunch of bulletin board material for next week's game?

Hey, Bush and Williams: Shut your mouths and play ball!
blank
Offline gbpfan  
#11 Posted : Thursday, September 11, 2008 9:10:43 PM(UTC)
gbpfan

Rank: 5th Round Draft Pick

Joined: 8/18/2008(UTC)
Location: milwaukee

Applause Received: 3

this is true you dont share what you know till you do it :icon_smile:
Offline TengoJuego  
#12 Posted : Thursday, September 11, 2008 9:47:07 PM(UTC)
TengoJuego

Rank: 4th Round Draft Pick

FleaFlicker Fantasy Football - Gold: 2010

United States
Joined: 8/16/2008(UTC)

Applause Given: 6
Applause Received: 1

If we get pressure on Kitna(or whoever is starting) like we did on Jackson, we should have 2-3 sacks. None of their QB's are nearly as elusive as T Jack.
Offline shanks2122  
#13 Posted : Thursday, September 11, 2008 10:44:58 PM(UTC)
shanks2122

Rank: 6th Round Draft Pick

Joined: 8/10/2008(UTC)
Location: Billings, MT

Applause Given: 1
Applause Received: 5

does anyone know which toes woodson hurt?
blank
Offline Cheesey  
#14 Posted : Friday, September 12, 2008 8:25:27 AM(UTC)
Cheesey

Rank: Most Valuable Player

Joined: 7/28/2008(UTC)

Applause Given: 229
Applause Received: 453

Originally Posted by: " Go to Quoted Post
does anyone know which toes woodson hurt?

The ones on his feet. :thumbright:



Sorry! I'm just feisty today! LOLOLOL!!!!
I'm sure soemone knows the correct answer.
UserPostedImage
Offline TeamGB  
#15 Posted : Friday, September 12, 2008 8:35:52 AM(UTC)
TeamGB

Rank: Fresh Cheesehead

Joined: 9/11/2008(UTC)


I dont think be seeing too many problems, they not the same class and look forward to the D dominating to let Rodgers score some more!
UserPostedImage
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


Recent Topics
43m / Green Bay Packers Talk / luigis

48m / Green Bay Packers Talk / luigis

2h / Green Bay Packers Talk / DoddPower

2h / Green Bay Packers Talk / musccy

3h / Green Bay Packers Talk / Zero2Cool

7h / Green Bay Packers Talk / Rockmolder

11h / Green Bay Packers Talk / dyeah_gb

14h / Green Bay Packers Talk / Gilligan

22h / Green Bay Packers Talk / Tezzy

23h / Green Bay Packers Talk / Gilligan

16-Dec / Green Bay Packers Talk / PackFanWithTwins

16-Dec / Green Bay Packers Talk / steveishere

16-Dec / Green Bay Packers Talk / DoddPower

16-Dec / Green Bay Packers Talk / nerdmann

16-Dec / Green Bay Packers Talk / DoddPower


Tweeter