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.
Alex and Ben run the board (if not the table) and talk to Mina Kimes at length about her in-depth Aaron Rodgers profile and the deep cuts of the Seahawks and Packers post-cutting to 53. By the end of it, everyone thinks the other team will win.
The Green Bay Packers have made it halfway through the preseason. On today's podcast, the guys give their notable nuggets after two preseason games. They also debate the worth of the NFL preseason, the position battles at WR and RB, and dive into the listener mailbag.
Which fast food restaurant is most like your favorite QB? New APC writer Peter Bukowski explains his new piece, and we debate the merits of crinkle cut fries. Peter also gives us some Packers nuggets (pun intended) including some Cutdown Day surprise predictions. Then, we get in touch with a Packer fan from Brazil, and he shares the story of how he became a fan of the greatest football team on God's green earth.
The guys hit on training camp topics like the release of Letroy Guion and the struggles of Mason Crosby and Damarious Randall. Then they're joined by NFL.com's fantasy football expert (and Packers fan) Alex Gelhar to drop some knowledge on top Packers fantasy players and answer listener questions.
Training camp is underway, which means pads are on and contact is fair game. After hitting on the major stories to come out of the first few practices, the APC Pod crew gets some help from SB Nation’s own Ben Natan to talk about possible rookie contributors on the Packers roster.
The Green Bay Packers recently welcomed the new class of incoming freshmen for their annual rookie orientation camp. The learning curve is steep for most rookies, but imagine having just one game of American football under your belt. Such was the case for rookie UDFA Geoff Gray, the mammoth offensive linemen from the University of Manitoba. Gray was kind enough to join us on the podcast and share his thoughts on the challenges of transitioning from the Canadian game to the NFL. Football...