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Acme Packing Company Mar 29, 2015

Why people need to shut up about Aaron Rodgers' support of Wisconsin basketball

Numerous people are coming out of the woodwork to criticize Aaron Rodgers for the way in which he supports the Badger hoops team. Those people are being dumb. The Wisconsin Badgers men's basketball team has been on a two-year stretch that is unprecedented in school history. After a span from 1942 to 2013 in which they made a single Final Four (in 2000), Bo Ryan's squad has now reached that achievement each of the past two seasons. Both times they have done so coming out of the West region; both times they played the regional final against the Arizona Wildcats; both times the regional finals...

Expansion of Rodgers' responsibilities born from off-season tinkering

Phoenix - Before Aaron Rodgers was making decisions at the line of scrimmage that he does today, Packers coach Mike McCarthy and then-offensive coordinator Joe Philbin were looking for a way to challenge their talented quarterback during the off-season.

McCarthy eager to see Tolzien's improvement

 Photo/ Mike McCarthy is anxious to see if Scott Tolzien can ascend to the No. 2 quarterback job behind Aaron Rodgers. PHOENIX – Mike McCarthy is a big Scott Tolzien fan. Now the Green Bay Packers coach wants to see his pet quarterbacking project make a significant jump.The Packers re-signed Tolzien to a one-year, $1.35 million deal with the hope that he would ascend go the No. 2 position behind starter Aaron Rodgers. Last year’s backup, Matt Flynn, remains an unrestricted free agent and may not return – although Flynn said in an email that he hasn’t been told specifically that the...
Acme Packing Company Mar 9, 2015

Cheese Curds: Green Bay Packers News and Links for March 9, 2015

We run down much of the big free agency news from the weekend and reactions to the Packers' big signing. Aaron Rodgers should be a happy man right now, but he needs more help from Ted Thompson to make him truly ecstatic. The Green Bay Packers quarterback got one of his favorite weapons back on Saturday night, as Randall Cobb signed a new four-year contract to stay in Green Bay. Rodgers, as you'll see shortly, recognized Cobb's abilities early on in his career and has developed a rapport with the young slot receiver like few other combinations in the NFL. But there's still more work to do....
Stampede Blue Mar 2, 2015

Is Andrew Luck the NFL's Second-Best Quarterback?

NFL.com recently polled a number of analysts to ask them who the second best quarterback in the NFL is behind Aaron Rodgers, and the debate basically came down to Andrew Luck vs. Tom Brady. The best quarterback in the NFL today is the Packers' Aaron Rodgers.  The reigning MVP, there's not much doubt about Rodgers being at the top of the order when it comes to quarterbacking in the league today. But who's number two after Aaron Rodgers?  That was the question poised to a panel of NFL.com writers and analysts a few days ago, and it basically turned into a debate of which one was better...

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