‘We’re going to have to make a lot of improvement from the first game to the next game’
You would think being a 5x Pro-Bowler, 2006 All-Pro, 2008 Off Player of the Year,Â 2009 Super Bowl MVP and 1 of only 2 NFL players to throw for 5,000 yards would be the reasons why I was not at all surprised when Drew Brees threw for 419 yards, and 3 touchdowns last night. But NO ..
By CHRIS JENKINS AP Sports Writer
Alrighty, Packer fans, we have one win in the books to start the 2011 season for the Green Bay Packers. Yes! It was a shootout with the New Orleans Saints, to say the least. When the final score is 42-34, and there’s over 800 combined yards of offense, that pretty well qualifies.There were many twists ..
Jim Derry’s weekly column
Defense needs to figure out how to get better for a successful year
‘Green Bay made the play and we didn’t’
NEW YORK, N.Y. – The NFL opener between the New Orleans Saints and Green Bay Packers was the second-highest rated season kickoff game
The Saints/Packers opener was one of the best season debuts I can remember.Â Coming down to the final yard, both offenses put up huge numbers for us fantasy guys, both defenses/special teams made big plays, and we actually found out some usable information for some fake roster changes: Saints Backfield â€“ Ingramâ€™s the Guy:Â Even ..
By Len Pasquarelli Senior NFL Writer The Sports Xchange Outside of Lambeau Field, a statue of the sainted Vince Lombardi stands as a silent sentry to the Mecca of Packerland, but also as a kind of graphic reminder of just how much the game has changed