Discussion Board
Welcome Guest! You can login or register. Login or Register.
2 Pages12>

Options
Go to last post Go to first unread
Wade  
#1 Posted : Tuesday, May 27, 2014 6:47:10 PM(UTC)
I'm sure someone already started this thread, but I must be using the wrong search queries. I can't find it.

So, since most everyone (save me and uffda, apparently) is in the usual post-draft glow of optimism, let me start with my own pessimistic prediction:

Seahawks. Lose 0-1.
Jets. Win. 1-1.
Lions. Packerdom shocked. Loss. 1-2.
Bears. Packerdom shocked again, as GB opens 0-3 on the road. Loss. 1-3.
Vikings. Poor purple. Angry Packers blow them away. Win 2-3.
Dolphins. Finally a road win. 3-3.
Panthers. Three in a row. Win. 4-3.
Saints. Crap. More road woes. Shootout, but New Orleans has ball last. Loss. 4-4.
Bye. Still 4-4.
Bears. Revenge, part I. 5-4.
Eagles. Well, that was fun. Another two game win streak. 6-4.
Vikings. Avoid the ignominy of home and home across the division. Barely. Win. 7-4.
Patriots. Rodgers outplays Brady just as he outplayed Brees earlier. Unfortunately, the defense played as badly as they did against New Orleans, too. Loss 7-5
Falcons. Rodgers has a bad game, for him, throwing just one TD and 2 INTs. Loss. 7-6
Bills. Another road win as Crosby hits winning FG despite lake effect semi-blizzard. Win 8-6
Buccaneers. Another road loss, bringing year's road record to 3-5 and the overall record to 8-7.
Lions. Win the final wild card seed in the most unlikely of ways, a tie. Final record 8-7-1, despite fewer games lost to injury than any year in the Thompson/McCarthy era.

Wildcard game: Whoever it is, its on the road. This year that means loss.

It of course all was because of the bad calls by the officials.



Edited by Zero (sorry Wade, just trying to be consistent and didn't wanna create new thread :) )

2014 Opponents

Home (5 - 2 - 1)

  1. W - New York Jets
  2. W - Minnesota Vikings
  3. W - Carolina Panthers
  4. W - Chicago Bears
  5. W - Philadelphia Eagles
  6. L - New England Patriots
  7. L - Atlanta Falcons
  8. T - Detroit Lions



Away (3 - 5)

  1. L - Seattle Seahawks
  2. L - Detroit Lions
  3. L - Chicago Bears
  4. W - Miami Dolphins
  5. L - New Orleans Saints
  6. W - Minnesota Vikings
  7. W - Buffalo Bills
  8. L - Tampa Bay Buccaneers
steveishere  
#2 Posted : Tuesday, May 27, 2014 7:09:18 PM(UTC)
15-1, lose to the Bills because that's the only thing that makes sense.
OlHoss1884  
#3 Posted : Tuesday, May 27, 2014 8:20:23 PM(UTC)
I see 4-2 in the division, splitting with the Lions and Bears.
2-0 in 1st place games. I think the improved defense opening the year with Seattle without half of them on IR and the new running game will be a big surprise to the Seahawks and the Eagles will have been figured out by now.

Against the NFC South I think we lose to the Saints on the road and beat everyone else.

Against the AFC East I think we slip up once...maybe to Miami or New England but not both.

I see 12-4 and a bye. Barring injury issues (always a big question) I see going to the Super Bowl this year and taking on Denver.
Zero2Cool  
#4 Posted : Monday, June 2, 2014 5:52:34 AM(UTC)
2014 Opponents

Home (5 - 3)

  1. W - New York Jets
  2. W - Minnesota Vikings
  3. L - Carolina Panthers
  4. W - Chicago Bears
  5. L - Philadelphia Eagles
  6. L - New England Patriots
  7. W - Atlanta Falcons
  8. W - Detroit Lions



Away (5 - 3)

  1. L - Seattle Seahawks
  2. W - Detroit Lions
  3. W - Chicago Bears
  4. W - Miami Dolphins
  5. L - New Orleans Saints
  6. W - Minnesota Vikings
  7. W - Buffalo Bills
  8. L - Tampa Bay Buccaneers


uffda udfa  
#5 Posted : Wednesday, June 4, 2014 6:05:49 AM(UTC)
Can I argue about the one's I've seen? :)

I don't know what it is, but I just bristle every time I see someone predict a loss vs. Carolina. I'm not a gambler but I feel like I should bet everything I own on that game as for some reason I feel like it's impossible they lose to them.

Zero2Cool  
#6 Posted : Wednesday, June 4, 2014 6:07:32 AM(UTC)
uffda udfa said: Go to Quoted Post
Can I argue about the one's I've seen? :)

I don't know what it is, but I just bristle every time I see someone predict a loss vs. Carolina. I'm not a gambler but I feel like I should bet everything I own on that game as for some reason I feel like it's impossible they lose to them.



You can bust other peoples balls on their prediction when YOU have the balls to publicize your own prediction! MAN UP!!! [grin1]
play2win  
#7 Posted : Wednesday, June 4, 2014 6:43:38 AM(UTC)
I'll say it again, 19-0, and we win another Lombardi Trophy.

Is that crazy? I guess anyone could say that, but this is a simple prediction thread in a forum, and who cares, or is to really know better with certainty?

We are due to come up on the right side of the injury ledger for a change. That consideration, which is paramount IMO, coupled with some sweeping changes on D in both approach and personnel upgrades, along with what I see as being one of the most potent offenses in the NFL makes me think it is indeed possible.

This is one of the most talented teams we have ever put onto the field in GB since 1996-1997, as I see it now.

Is 19-0 probable? Oh, hell no. Not when every single divisional game is a toss up, we start the season in SEA against the defending champs, and we see very tough matches against PHI, NE, NO and ATL. There are also the trap games against lesser foes that can bite us in the ass.

But, for now, just for the hell of it, I'll stick with an undefeated season. Nothing to really lose.
User is suspended until 4/29/2043 11:56:55 PM(UTC) texaspackerbacker  
#8 Posted : Wednesday, June 4, 2014 6:48:51 AM(UTC)
play2win said: Go to Quoted Post
I'll say it again, 19-0, and we win another Lombardi Trophy.

Is that crazy? I guess anyone could say that, but this is a simple prediction thread in a forum, and who cares, or is to really know better with certainty?

We are due to come up on the right side of the injury ledger for a change. That consideration, which is paramount IMO, coupled with some sweeping changes on D in both approach and personnel upgrades, along with what I see as being one of the most potent offenses in the NFL makes me think it is indeed possible.

This is one of the most talented teams we have ever put onto the field in GB since 1996-1997, as I see it now.

Is 19-0 probable? Oh, hell no. Not when every single divisional game is a toss up, we start the season in SEA against the defending champs, and we see very tough matches against PHI, NE, NO and ATL. There are also the trap games against lesser foes that can bite us in the ass.

But, for now, just for the hell of it, I'll stick with an undefeated season. Nothing to really lose.


Yeah, what he said.

Undoubtedly the Packers will slip up and lose a game or two even if they stay healthy, but I honestly would not/could not predict against them in ANY individual game, and that includes at Seattle in Week One.

uffda udfa  
#9 Posted : Wednesday, June 4, 2014 8:01:29 AM(UTC)
Ok, Zero with gun to my head...

Packers go 8-0 at home.

Packers go 4-4 on road with losses to: Detroit, Tampa, Miami, New Orleans

(Could see us beating Detroit and losing to Seattle leaving us still at 4-4 on road)

cheeseheads123  
#10 Posted : Thursday, June 5, 2014 11:30:39 AM(UTC)
uffda udfa said: Go to Quoted Post
Can I argue about the one's I've seen? :)

I don't know what it is, but I just bristle every time I see someone predict a loss vs. Carolina. I'm not a gambler but I feel like I should bet everything I own on that game as for some reason I feel like it's impossible they lose to them.



Remember that Jets game a few years ago that was a huge defensive battle and it ended like 9-0 in favor of the Packers? That's how I see the Carolina game playing out for some reason.

Zero2Cool  
#11 Posted : Thursday, June 5, 2014 11:46:53 AM(UTC)
cheeseheads123 said: Go to Quoted Post
Remember that Jets game a few years ago that was a huge defensive battle and it ended like 9-0 in favor of the Packers? That's how I see the Carolina game playing out for some reason.


The Packers have great difficulty with mobile QB's. Cam Newton is mobile. It won't be a defensive battle. lol
musccy  
#12 Posted : Thursday, June 5, 2014 12:30:54 PM(UTC)
Zero2Cool said: Go to Quoted Post
The Packers have great difficulty with mobile QB's. Cam Newton is mobile. It won't be a defensive battle. lol


Isn't he on the Madden cover? Packers win!

steveishere  
#13 Posted : Thursday, June 5, 2014 12:39:48 PM(UTC)
Zero2Cool said: Go to Quoted Post
The Packers have great difficulty with mobile QB's. Cam Newton is mobile. It won't be a defensive battle. lol


Well they have trouble with "A" mobile QB. Carolina doesn't really have a very scary looking offense right now though, most of their OL retired and their WRs are Jerricho Cotchery, Jason Avant, and a rookie. On top of that they also lost pretty much their whole starting secondary from last year. Put me in the group with the people who aren't very scared of Carolina.
macbob  
#14 Posted : Wednesday, August 20, 2014 8:54:19 AM(UTC)
2014 Opponents

13-3


Home (8 - 0)

  1. W - New York Jets
  2. W - Minnesota Vikings
  3. W - Carolina Panthers
  4. W - Chicago Bears
  5. W - Philadelphia Eagles
  6. W - New England Patriots
  7. W - Atlanta Falcons
  8. W - Detroit Lions



Away (5 - 3)

  1. L - Seattle Seahawks
  2. W - Detroit Lions
  3. L - Chicago Bears
  4. W - Miami Dolphins
  5. L - New Orleans Saints
  6. W - Minnesota Vikings
  7. W - Buffalo Bills
  8. W - Tampa Bay Buccaneers


dhazer  
#15 Posted : Wednesday, August 20, 2014 9:24:26 AM(UTC)
2014 Opponents



11-5





Home (6 - 2 )

W - New York Jets
W - Minnesota Vikings
W - Carolina Panthers
W - Chicago Bears
L - Philadelphia Eagles
L - New England Patriots
W - Atlanta Falcons
W - Detroit Lions



Away (5-3)

L - Seattle Seahawks
L - Detroit Lions
W- Chicago Bears
W - Miami Dolphins
L - New Orleans Saints
W - Minnesota Vikings
W - Buffalo Bills
W - Tampa Bay Buccaneers
Yerko  
#16 Posted : Wednesday, August 20, 2014 11:10:44 AM(UTC)
@ Seahawks- There are still some pissed off Packers from the "touchception game" and one of those players is Aaron Rodgers. Win. 1-0.

vs Jets- They have a good defense but their offense is putrid. Their good defense can't stop the Packers great offense. Win. 2-0.

@ Lions- A shootout. Stafford effectively uses all the weapons added in the offseason. Lose. 2-1.

@ Bears- Packers come out dull from previous week's loss. Can't play catch up and barely lose. 2-2.

vs Vikings- Week 5 and Vikings go with a QB change. Enter Bridgewater. He has an awful game and Rodgers destroys Vikings defense. Win convincingly. 3-2.

@ Dolphins- Packers walk into Miami and take an easy win. 4-2.

vs Panthers- Panthers offense doesn't have enough power to keep up with Packers offense. Packers take this game and Rodgers has a career day. 5-2.

@ Saints- Too much offensive weapons for the Packers to handle. Back and forth game ending in a long Saints field goal to win in the final seconds. 5-3.

BYE- 5-3

vs Bears- Packers come back fresh from bye week and edge out a win. 6-3.

vs Eagles- Napoleon Dynamite has a terrible game and the Packers defense capitalizes on the turnover opportunities. Win convincingly. 7-3.

@ Vikings- Vikes still can't put it together. Try to lean on Peterson and doesn't work. Win. 8-3.

vs Patriots- Snow game puts a halt to this potential offensive shootout. Packers defense steps up and wins the game. 9-3.

vs Falcons- Falcons march into Lambeau and takes over with their offense. Julio Jones has an incredible game, catching everything his way. Lose. 9-4.

@ Bills- Packers bounce back from embarrassing loss to the Falcons. Make easy work of the Bills. 10-4.

@ Buccaneers- The McCown experiment hasn't worked out for Lovie's Bucs. Packers prevail. Win. 11-4.

vs Lions- Packers want the bye week. Keep their starters in and take the win. 12-4.



Now for my realistic prediction...Packers go 16-0, make light of every team in the playoffs and win the Lombardi. [aiee]

User is suspended until 4/29/2043 11:56:55 PM(UTC) texaspackerbacker  
#17 Posted : Wednesday, August 20, 2014 1:20:57 PM(UTC)
Each of those "losses" Yerko mentioned (possible exception of the Saints) I'm sitting here thinking "you got to be kidding". 16-0 really is a possibility. However, every team slips up occasionally. I'll go with 14-2, with no clue which 2 end up being losses. I'd bet against it being the Seahawks, though. Ditto for the Pats and also any of the division rivals. And I can't see Atlanta beating us either - Julio Jones is damaged goods, isn't he?

Of course, all of this is contingent on Aaron Rodgers not getting hurt. Just about any other injury or even combination of several, and I think we still go at least 14-2.
buckeyepackfan  
#18 Posted : Wednesday, August 20, 2014 3:15:58 PM(UTC)
2014 Opponents

Home (8-0)

W - New York Jets
W - Minnesota Vikings
W - Carolina Panthers
W - Chicago Bears
W - Philadelphia Eagles
W - New England Patriots
W- Atlanta Falcons
W - Detroit Lions



Away (7-1)

W - Seattle Seahawks
W - Detroit Lions
W - Chicago Bears
W - Miami Dolphins
W - New Orleans Saints
W - Minnesota Vikings
W - Buffalo Bills
L - Tampa Bay Buccaneers

15-1

I usually go with 8-0 at home and 4-4 on the road, but 15-1 seems realistic this year.

The one loss could be the 1st away game of the seaon or it could be the last away game, I decided on the last.
[grin1] [grin1] [grin1]
User is suspended until 5/28/2018 11:54:40 AM(UTC) DakotaT  
#19 Posted : Wednesday, August 20, 2014 4:07:00 PM(UTC)
To quote my co-founder of the dojo - we'll "shit ourselves" 3 games this year. This is going to make me feel real dirty inside and out, but I agree with Texas in that we have enough talent to run the table, 19-0 World Champions. Would love to see that mediocre ugly win Miami perfect team have that champaign cork shoved up their, well you know! But I'll settle for 16-3 World Champions.
OlHoss1884  
#20 Posted : Wednesday, August 20, 2014 6:08:18 PM(UTC)
I am not sure why anyone thinks Tampa Bay or Atlanta are going to be any good this year. Both will be better than last year but...

TB lost 3/5 of its O-Line and half its running game. They are still unsettled at QB and while the defense is certainly better, I am not afraid of a Tampa-2 defense, modified though it may be.

Atlanta still has no running game, no pass rush and a questionable secondary. Now they've lost one of their tackles from an already weak O-Line. They have a good QB and great receivers but no TE. We pantsed them when they were the best team in the NFC, and they aren't close to that now.

Miami looks a lot better than last year already...I think they are more of a worry.

Rss Feed
Users browsing this topic
Guest
2 Pages12>
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
Smokey (21h) : LOL !
Tezzy (23h) : it's a trap
Zero2Cool (21-Aug) : check your PM's please
Zero2Cool (21-Aug) : steveishere
Zero2Cool (21-Aug) : Great, Goodell was extended????
Smokey (21-Aug) : NOT A FORUM MEMBER ? JOIN US AND SHARE YOUR VIEWS !
Zero2Cool (20-Aug) : two slots open...time is ticking for those two.
Tezzy (20-Aug) : Did you fill?
Cheesey (20-Aug) : Dang Wayne, I'm trying not to cry. But it's a losing battle. My heart aches for you.
Zero2Cool (20-Aug) : You want in, you're in. :-)
Zero2Cool (20-Aug) : Need just one person to join PH fantasy league so we have ten. Not chasing everyone around anymore.
wpr (20-Aug) : Liver, pizza, brushed, short walk, ear scratches sat on my lap.
Smokey (19-Aug) : love, love, love .
gbguy20 (19-Aug) : lots of tasty people food, car rides, go to a lake, just something out of the usual and lots of attention
gbguy20 (19-Aug) : just make sure you give him an awesome weekend before Monday comes.
Cheesey (19-Aug) : We had to do that 2 years ago to our 15 year old beloved Seth. It's never easy. I'm here for you if you want to talk.
Cheesey (19-Aug) : Wayne, I know how hard that is. Loving them enough to let them go. I''m so sorry!
buckeyepackfan (19-Aug) : Sorry to hear wpr. I had to do the same several years ago. He also was 15. Just know you are easing his pain.
Smokey (19-Aug) : HELLO DAVE !
wpr (19-Aug) : He's a mix. Shepard, Aussy Blue, Border Collie
Porforis (18-Aug) : Good grief... You're the third person I know this week that's had to do that. I'm sorry :(
Zero2Cool (18-Aug) : damn that sucks Wayne... sorry buddy
beast (18-Aug) : Sorry wpr :(
Smokey (18-Aug) : I love dogs, what is the dogs breed ?
wpr (18-Aug) : I spoke with my vet. I am going to put my 16 yo dog down on Mon.
rabidgopher04 (18-Aug) : Coincidentally when I saw the Red Sox in Boston it was against the Brewers.
wpr (17-Aug) : Good idea Z.
wpr (17-Aug) : I tapped my savings to spend time with my son.
Zero2Cool (17-Aug) : I'll have to find a time when Brewers play Red Sox at Fenway. Both teams, one location!
wpr (17-Aug) : Why do you need to be a jerk? I live in a modest home. My kids are out of the house. My wife and I both work. My son paid for most of it. I
Smokey (17-Aug) : Yes, Insurance Agents do well . You must feel so superior .
rabidgopher04 (17-Aug) : Fenway is electric. Great place to watch baseball. I've been a couple times.
wpr (17-Aug) : A few have it already. Most have to save it to do things.
wpr (17-Aug) : Yes Smokey, life takes money to do anything.
Smokey (16-Aug) : IF THEY HAVE THE MONEY !
Please sign in to use Fan Shout
2017 Packers Schedule
Sunday, Sep 10 @ 3:25 PM
SEAHAWKS
Sunday, Sep 17 @ 7:30 PM
at Falcons
Sunday, Sep 24 @ 3:25 PM
BENGALS
Thursday, Sep 28 @ 7:25 PM
BEARS
Sunday, Oct 8 @ 3:25 PM
at Cowboys
Sunday, Oct 15 @ 12:00 PM
at Vikings
Sunday, Oct 22 @ 12:00 PM
SAINTS
Sunday, Oct 29 @ 12:00 AM
- BYE -
Monday, Nov 6 @ 7:30 PM
LIONS
Sunday, Nov 12 @ 12:00 PM
at Bears
Sunday, Nov 19 @ 12:00 PM
RAVENS
Sunday, Nov 26 @ 7:30 PM
at Steelers
Sunday, Dec 3 @ 12:00 PM
BUCCANEERS
Sunday, Dec 10 @ 12:00 PM
at Browns
Sunday, Dec 17 @ 12:00 PM
at Panthers
Saturday, Dec 23 @ 7:30 PM
VIKINGS
Sunday, Dec 31 @ 12:00 PM
at Lions
Think About It
Think About It
Recent Topics
30m / Green Bay Packers Talk / uffda udfa

45m / Green Bay Packers Talk / steveishere

2h / Green Bay Packers Talk / uffda udfa

3h / Green Bay Packers Talk / wpr

4h / Green Bay Packers Talk / wpr

7h / Green Bay Packers Talk / DarkaneRules

11h / Green Bay Packers Talk / DarkaneRules

20h / Green Bay Packers Talk / Cheesey

21-Aug / Green Bay Packers Talk / sschind

21-Aug / Green Bay Packers Talk / Smokey

21-Aug / Green Bay Packers Talk / Zero2Cool

21-Aug / Green Bay Packers Talk / yooperfan

20-Aug / Green Bay Packers Talk / yooperfan

19-Aug / Green Bay Packers Talk / nerdmann

19-Aug / Green Bay Packers Talk / beast

Headlines