We break down the departing of Morgan Burnett and what this could mean for the Packers now barren secondary. Plus, the details are out on the Jimmy Graham and Mo Wilkerson deals, and they make the loss of Jordy Nelson a wee bit easier to stomach. Finally, we put on our GM hats and talk about what we think Packers GM Brian Gutekunst should do next.
The Green Bay Packers have a new GM, OC, DC, and other combinations of letters that do very important things! On today's podcast, we discuss the hirings of GM Brian Gutekunst, DC Mike Pettine, OC Joe Philbin, and a host of others.
Coming off an embarrassing shutout loss at home to the Minnesota Vikings, Green Bay Packers head coach Mike McCarthy is trying his best to convince us that week 17 isn't merely "preseason football" — but we know better. So we're switching to offseason mode. After a few notable nuggets from the Vikings game, we talk contract values and early draft possibilities.
Alex, Ben, and Zach talk about the Green Bay Packers' second consecutive overtime win — this time against the frisky yet winless Cleveland Browns — the upcoming tilt against Cam Newton and his Carolina Panthers, hilarious twitter beefs (cough Josh Gordon and Damarious Randall cough), and the status of one Aaron Rodgers, aka Aaron Charles Rodgers, aka QB1, aka the GOAT, aka the Dragon, aka the... you get the idea.
Stephen A Smith made headlines this week when he pondered whether Aaron Rodgers was tiring of the Packers’ defensive struggles. We discuss his comments and look ahead to Vikings weekend with SB Nation's own Arif Hasan.