Still Super Bowl Bound? Observations from the Green Bay Packers Week 1 Success

September 13, 2010   ·     ·   Jump to comments

They say it takes baby steps to reach the promise land in the NFL, but if you told Green Bay Packers quarterback Aaron Rodgers that he needs to ease into the season gradually if the Packers are to reach the big dance this season, he'd most likely laugh right in your face.
Today the Green Bay Packers looked impressive. They took on a rugged, yet still capable Philadelphia Eagles team on a rainy day at Lincoln Financial Field. When the game first kicked off with a few Packer mistakes on offense, things didn't come all that easy for the alleged Super Bowl favorite pick.
But, similar to jumping into a 70 degree hot tub, the Packers gradually eased themselves into the deep end, and soon enough found their rhythm to waltz to a comfortable yet nerve wracking win over young Kevin Kolb and a strong Eagles defense.
For the most part, the thought around Green Bay is positive. Aaron Rodgers didn't have an overly impressive game, but by looking around the team in genera...

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