Green Bay Packers

Ranking Top 10 Young Receivers in the League

by Debbie Baratz • October 23, 2015

The 2011 NFL draft class had a nice-sized group of wide receivers with a few standouts including Randall Cobb, A.J. Green and Julio Jones. These players have improved over their three seasons, avoiding sophomore slumps and now they sit among the top 10 young receivers in the league. Take a look. A.J. Green (Cincinnati Bengals) […]


Fantasy Football Waiver Wire Picks for Week 11

by Debbie Baratz • November 12, 2013

For NFL teams, there’s only two weeks remaining for byes and in Week 11, two teams will enjoy theirs (the Dallas Cowboys and the St. Louis Rams) while four teams will take a break in Week 12: the Buffalo Bills, the Cincinnati Bengals, the Philadelphia Eagles and the Seattle Seahawks. In addition to these absences […]


Did the Pack Exit the Playoff Picture with Aaron Rodgers Injury?

by Debbie Baratz • November 11, 2013

In Week 9 against its division rival, the Chicago Bears, Green Bay Packers quarterback Aaron Rodgers went down in the first quarter with a broken collarbone. Enter backup quarterback Seneca Wallace who was unable to lead his team to a win as the Bears got the 27-20 victory. By the time the dust settled on […]


Does Eddie Lacy Have What It Takes to be a Top Five Running Back?

by Debbie Baratz • November 1, 2013

For the next few weeks–maybe longer–the Green Bay Packers will need to make do without quarterback Aaron Rodgers. He has a broken left collarbone and will be missing from action. The team will respond by changing up their scheme with backup quarterback Seneca Wallace at the helm. Look for help to come from its running […]


Fantasy Football Waiver Wire Week 8

by Debbie Baratz • October 23, 2013

The NFL has reached the halfway point of the season and in Week 7, came some ugly injuries. Teams are still undergoing bye weeks with six of them enjoying one in Week 8. Between those absences and players sidelined from injuries, there’s holes to be filled on fantasy football teams. Here’s a look at Week […]


Can Packers Fill the Receiving Void with Randall Cobb Out?

by Debbie Baratz • October 22, 2013

For the Green Bay Packers, they’re like any NFL team and have been hit by the injury bug. But for them, this came in Week 6 in a 19-17 victory against the Baltimore Ravens. They lost top wide receiver Randall Cobb for numerous weeks thanks to a fractured fibula from a hit by Ravens safety Matt Elam. Cobb […]


Week 4 Fantasy Football Waiver Wire Picks

by Debbie Baratz • September 25, 2013

The NFL is approaching Week 4, which means the season is hitting the end of its first quarter. There’s been a lot of interesting story lines and surprising wins. Which brings us to Week 4’s fantasy football waiver wire picks. Here’s some suggested additions for your fantasy team. Quarterback Ryan Tannehill (Miami Dolphins)- O.k, maybe you […]


Are We Witnessing a Quarterback Renaissance in Fantasy Football?

by Debbie Baratz • September 19, 2013

On Thursday, Week 3 will kick off for the NFL and this means it’s a third opportunity for you to find success with your fantasy teams. Sometimes that’s easier said than done but so far this year, there appears to be one trusty weapon for any team: the quarterback. In Week 1, there were 20 […]


NFL Teams Primed for an Upset in Week 2

by Debbie Baratz • September 14, 2013

As we enter the second week of the NFL season, teams are still trying to find their place. Some will continue to exceed expectations while others will again be slow leaving the starting gates. Here’s a look at Week 2’s potential upsets. Yep…this is one of the many reasons why we love the game. Carolina […]


Most Intriguing NFL Week 1 Matchups

by Debbie Baratz • September 6, 2013

On Thursday night, the NFL season officially kicked off with the rematch of the Denver Broncos against the Baltimore Ravens. Numerous questions swirled for this game including how would the Ravens defense look? Does Peyton Manning still have it? Does he have chemistry with Wes Welker? How will the Ravens look without Anquan Boldin and […]