Mike and Wes discuss the keys to victory for the Packers against the Bears on Sunday.
Mike and Wes break down San Francisco on offense (1:00), including the ground game (3:10) and TE George Kittle (6:12), and also on defense (10:16) and the kicking game (18:30).
Mike and Wes discuss the Packers’ areas of improvement coming out of the bye, specifically limiting penalties on offense (3:09) and big plays on defense (8:28). They also take a closer look at the play of DT Kenny Clark (15:07) and the team’s 2019 sportsmanship award nominee, CB Tramon Williams (20:25).
Mike and Wes return from the weekend off to discuss the other happenings around the NFC, including the comeback victories by the 49ers (1:13) and Vikings (6:15). They also share thoughts on the Thursday night Browns-Steelers incident (14:34) and review the “Salute to Service” story on former Packers G Daryn Colledge (19:42).
In their last show before taking a bye-week break, Mike and Wes discuss the Packers coaching staff’s task during the week off (1:20), the tight bunch of teams atop the NFC following the Monday night result (5:42), and their biggest surprise for Green Bay so far through 10 games (15:48).
Mike and Wes discuss the Packers’ down-to-the-wire victory over the Panthers, reviewing the final drive (:47), the overall defense on RB Christian McCaffrey (5:10), Green Bay’s ground game behind RBs Aaron Jones and Jamaal Williams (11:33), and the performance of WR Davante Adams (16:00). They also take a look at other key action in the NFL from Week 10 (20:21).
Mike and Wes discuss the keys to Packers vs. Panthers, beginning with the running back matchup (2:57), the pass protection for both teams (6:45), and the factor the weather could play (10:00). They also take a look at other games around the NFL in Week 10 (16:43).
Mike and Wes discuss the Packers’ offense getting the running backs more involved again (1:06), the defense getting S Ibraheim Campbell back in the mix (13:12), and this year’s team nominee in the Salute to Service initiative, FB Danny Vitale (19:33).
Mike and Wes break down the Panthers on both sides of the ball, focusing specifically on RB Christian McCaffrey (2:02), QB Kyle Allen (6:14), and LB Luke Kuechly (13:16).
Mike and Wes review the loss to the Chargers (1:08) and discuss it in the context of a big NFC showdown with Carolina this week (8:28). They also take a look at the rest of Week 9’s results and where the Packers stand (14:30).
Mike and Wes discuss the Packers’ keys to victory against the Chargers (:49), the anticipation of a unique venue and environment for Sunday’s game (8:12), and other action around the league in Week 9 (12:17).
Mike and Wes discuss seeing WR Davante Adams back on the practice field (:54) and how his return could impact the Packers’ other receivers (2:25) and opposing defenses (5:01). They also discuss Wes’s profile piece on DL Tyler Lancaster (8:42).
Mike and Wes break down the Chargers’ season thus far (3:35) and take a look at their offense (7:20) and defense (11:52). They also update some changes on special teams for the Packers (16:58).
Mike and Wes discuss Matt LaFleur’s weekly 1-0 approach, how it fits the Packers (1:21) and the role the veterans play in backing up the message (5:21). They also review some results from Week 8, including the game involving the NFC North rival Bears and this week’s opponent, the Chargers (14:12).
Mike and Wes discuss several key components of the Packers’ victory in Kansas City, including the performances of RB Aaron Jones (1:00) and QB Aaron Rodgers (6:22), the handling of momentum shifts (10:26), key defensive plays by DT Tyler Lancaster and CB Chandon Sullivan (15:28), and the offense’s final drive to kill the clock (18:37).
Mike and Wes discuss the keys to victory for the Packers in Kansas City on both the defensive (:51) and offensive (6:12) sides of the ball. They also look at some of Green Bay’s history at Arrowhead Stadium (10:59) and review where things stand in the NFC North in Week 8 (14:25).
Mike and Wes discuss the injury situations with Chiefs QB Patrick Mahomes (1:03) and Packers WR Davante Adams (4:07) and S Darnell Savage (6:07). They also take a closer look at Green Bay’s tight ends, including Robert Tonyan (8:24) and Jimmy Graham (11:45), and how the Packers have stayed strong in the fourth quarter much of the season so far (15:16).
Mike and Wes take a look at the Chiefs, including backup QB Matt Moore (2:15), star TE Travis Kelce (5:41), speedy playmaker Tyreek Hill (7:34), and Kansas City’s defense (10:41). They also discuss the kind of atmosphere to expect in prime time at Arrowhead Stadium (13:48).
Mike and Wes discuss what the last three weeks might do for the Packers’ WR corps in the long run (3:47) and review some of the other happenings around the NFL in Week 7, including the Vikings-Lions result (8:18), the Bears’ loss (12:28) and some perspective on the Monday night blowout (16:10).
Mike and Wes review several aspects of the Packers’ victory over the Raiders, including QB Aaron Rodgers’ perfect passer rating (1:01), Oakland QB Derek Carr’s game-changing turnover (5:25), other key stops by the Green Bay defense (9:13), and the work of the Packers’ offensive line (16:47).
Mike and Wes discuss the Packers’ keys to victory against the Raiders on offense (:52), including the work of RBs Aaron Jones and Jamaal Williams (4:37), and on defense (8:17). They also examine other key games around the NFL in Week 7 (14:18).
Mike and Wes examine Oakland on offense (3:16), including Green Bay native and fullback Alec Ingold (7:29), as well as on defense (10:50). They also look at the Packers’ new addition in WR Ryan Grant (13:02) and discuss QB Aaron Rodgers’ recent performances with injuries to his perimeter players (16:44).
Mike and Wes discuss some of the lesser-known moments from Monday night’s victory turned in by players like CB Jaire Alexander (3:04), G Elgton Jenkins (4:08) and DL Dean Lowry (6:55). They also share their thoughts on the officiating controversies (10:47).
Mike and Wes discuss the performances of WR Allen Lazard (2:22), RB Jamaal Williams (11:39), and the Packers’ defense (16:34) in the last-second won over the Lions.
Mike and Wes take a look at the Packers’ injury report (:50) and then examine the keys to victory over the Lions on offense (4:33) and defense (11:32).
Mike and Wes dive into the Detroit Lions, looking at how they got to 2-1-1 (1:01), the play of QB Matthew Stafford (4:27), the look of their defense (12:27) and some key matchups for Monday night (14:45).
Nov 20, 2019
Green Bay travels west to San Francisco for Sunday Night Football
QB Aaron Rodgers, Green Bay’s offense face major challenge in San Francisco’s defense
Green Bay ranks third in overall votes by team
Senior writer Mike Spofford answered fan questions in his weekly live chat.
The recharge should serve them well
Nov 19, 2019
Fourth-year defensive tackle was a force to be reckoned with before bye
The Green Bay Packers come off the bye week to face the San Francisco 49ers
The stars have aligned in Green Bay at the game’s most coveted position
Nov 18, 2019
Returning from bye, Green Bay gearing up for stretch run
It’s another example of the closeness of this Packers team
It’s not how good you are, it’s when you’re good
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