Posts Tagged ‘mike-mccarthy’

Gridiron Gab Week Seven Preview – Green Bay at St.Louis

They’re baaccckkkkk! That’s the feeling that Packers fans and the team had after last week when they went in the lions den in Houston, only to pick apart the Texans for their biggest win of the season, slamming Houston 42-24. Packers QB Aaron Rodgers put the Pack on his shoulders, throwing for for 338 yards […]

Gridiron Gab Rapid Recap: Historic Ending in Seattle as Seahawks Top Packers 14-12

If Monday night’s final play between the Seahawks and the Packers doesn’t get the real NFL officials back to work – I am not sure what will. The last play of the game with the Packers leading the Seahawks 12-7 saw Seattle QB Russell Wilson try a hail mary to the end zone, and the […]

Gridiron Gab Links – NFC Afternoon Edition 8/1

There was major concern in Washington that OT Jammal Brown’s hip injury was going be a huge problem, but now reports say that the injury isn’t that bad, and he should be back tomorrow – CBS Sports Bleacher Report has a piece on 49ers wide out Michael Crabtree, and how he can learn a couple […]

Packers Hopes Running High as Camp Opens

The Packers finished 15-1 last season, only to make a hasty exit from the playoffs. As the players reported to Lambeau Field for the start of training camp Wednesday, coach Mike McCarthy said he believes his team can be better this season — without having to duplicate last season’s record. After all, Green Bay won […]

Packers Coach Mike McCarthy Still Upset Over Playoff Loss to Giants

The Packers playoff loss to the Giants still bothers Packers coach Mike McCarthy. “It’ll always bother me,” Mike McCarthy told Albert Breer of NFL.com. The Packers leader then paused, before firing off five straight sentences about the respect he has for his Giants counterpart Tom Coughlin, to be sure his adversary on that afternoon got […]

Packers Coach McCarthy Doesn’t Want Street Named After Him Right Now

Mike McCarthy is appreciative of the effort by the mayor of Green Bay to name a main thoroughfare in his honor, but the Super Bowl-winning coach of the Packers hopes nothing is done during the season. “I’m flattered,” McCarthy said Friday. “It’s an unbelievable gesture. But, in my opinion, it’s something that I’d like to […]

Packers Coach McCarthy Doesn’t Want Street Named After Him Right Now

Mike McCarthy is appreciative of the effort by the mayor of Green Bay to name a main thoroughfare in his honor, but the Super Bowl-winning coach of the Packers hopes nothing is done during the season. “I’m flattered,” McCarthy said Friday. “It’s an unbelievable gesture. But, in my opinion, it’s something that I’d like to […]

Packers Training Camp News

Legendary senior writer jclombardi highlights training camp news. 1. Punter Matshay improving: The rage is the Australian-style drop punt and placement punting. In the padded practice, Masthay was given three punts from the 50 and two from the opponents’ 40. All five of his kicks either were downed inside the 20, fair-caught inside the 20 or out of […]