Green Bay Packers

Green Bay Packers

Top Articles

NFL Scouts Talk Anonymously About NFC North Teams

By Athlon Sports, 1 year 9 months ago
The Green Bay Packers have won four straight NFC North titles, and that grasp atop the standings doesn't seem to be fading away anytime soon. However, this certainly remains a very interesting division, and each team's success could revolve around just a few key players. The Vikings will have Adrian Peterson back, so that should have a strong impact on the team. Will it be enough to make...

Answering the NFC North's Biggest Questions in 2015

By Braden Gall, 1 year 10 months ago
NFL training camps are opening up all across the nation, signaling the official return of pro football. Athlon Sports is going division by division, asking and (trying to) answering the biggest question for every team in the league entering the 2015 season. AFC's Biggest Questions: East | North | South | WestNFC's Biggest Questions: East | North | South | West...

Examining the Over/Under 2015 Win Totals for the NFC North

By Matt Josephs, 1 year 10 months ago
Adrian Peterson returns after a year off for the Vikings. Minnesota is widely considered to be a sleeper, but does that mean this will have enough to catch up to Green Bay and Detroit? Chicago, meanwhile, turns to John Fox to try and clean things up after a five-win season in 2014. In the coming years, this will be a three-team race with the Vikes moving into contention. Much like I did...

2015 NFL Training Camp Dates and Locations

By Mark Ross, 1 year 10 months ago
The New England Patriots are the defending Super Bowl champions and won't officially open defense of their title until Sept. 10 when they host the Pittsburgh Steelers to kick off the 2015 NFL regular season. However, the real work for Bill Belichick's team begins July 23 when rookies report to training camp in Foxborough, Mass.   Baltimore, Cleveland and New Orleans get...

NFC North Rookies to Watch in 2015

By Josh Koop, 1 year 10 months ago
With NFL training camps set to open up in a few weeks, it will be the first real taste of being a professional football player for all the rookies who heard their names called in the draft not too long ago. And in some cases, teams may be counting on some of their first-year players to contribute sooner rather than later. Here is one key rookie for each of the four NFC North teams to keep...

NFC North Players That Will Need to Step Up in 2015

By Josh Hamburger, 1 year 11 months ago
The NFC North is filled with talent and potential, just look at the Detroit Lions’ success last year. The Packers and Lions should be in contention for the playoffs like last year, and the Vikings and Bears should certainly see improvement. However, they will need help especially in areas that have the ability to get stronger this upcoming NFL season. Related: AFC North Players...

Green Bay Packers 2015 Team Preview and Prediction

By Athlon Sports, 1 year 11 months ago
There’s a better chance of Mike McCarthy having a training-camp movie night showing of “Remember the Titans” on a VHS tape than there is of the Green Bay Packers coach pinning his team’s motivational hopes on its gut-wrenching loss to the Seattle Seahawks in the NFC Championship Game. In the wake of their 28–22 overtime loss to the Seahawks — in which the...

Athlon Archive: The Vince Lombardi I Knew

By Athlon Sports, 1 year 11 months ago
The greatest coach in NFL history — the architect of the Green Bay Packers and the namesake of the league’s championship trophy — died 45 years ago this September. Though more than four decades have passed since Lombardi last coached a game, he remains a giant in the game’s history and an icon for leadership in and out of the sports world. At the time of this...

Extra Points: Packers get greedy at QB position

By The Sports Network, 2 years 3 weeks ago
(SportsNetwork.com) - We all remember one Brett that worked out pretty well in Green Bay but expecting another to make it three Hall of Famers in a row at the game's most important position is probably a stretch. Or is it? Packers general manager Ted Thompson is always about forward-looking statements when it comes to the quarterback spot. Back in 2005, Thompson famously selected a...