The Packers finally get some down time with the so-called ‘mini-bye’ following Thursday night’s prime time match-up with Tennessee. The bad news for Green Bay, their backs are against the wall after suffering their sixth loss in the last seven games. The best Packers panel in the business breaks down what it all means for the season and more in this week’s On the Clock.
A Wisconsin team that has endured the midseason firing of its head coach and the death of a former teammate let its emotions spill out as groups of players gathered near midfield at Memorial Stadium to celebrate and pose for pictures with the Freedom Trophy.
One thing that will certainly keep the Packers up this week is Titans running back Derrick Henry. Who currently sits just behind Saquon Barkley in the chase for the NFL rushing title. Green Bay will have a unique resource at their disposal on the coaching staff this week. That’s with head coach Matt LaFleur having coached Henry with the Titans in 2018.
Packers head coach Matt LaFleur said Friday that Eric Stokes is unlikely to play again this season. Well, on Saturday the team placed him on Injured Reserve after suffering an ankle/knee injury against the Lions.