Read Before Kickoff, Week 11: Packers vs. Ravens

There was never going to be a good time for Brett Hundley to start his football career in Green Bay. From the moment he was drafted, his purpose was to look good in training camp so that he could be traded afte...

Read Before Kickoff, Week 10: Packers vs. Bears

Watch the game at Linneman's this Sunday at noon. Nik and Keith will be calling all the action on the stage, next to a nine-foot screen. There will be enough chili and beer to go around. On his way to the Il...

Read Before Kickoff, Week 9: Packers vs. Lions

Next up for the Green Bay Packers is the one divisional opponent who has not broken our quarterback's collar bone. It's hard to hate these Detroit Lions. Even back when Ndamukong Suh was a Lion and was stomp...

Read Before Kickoff, Week 7: Packers vs. Saints

The four times that Mike McCarthy has faced a Sean Payton offense since they both started head coaching in 2006, the Packers have given up 34, 51, 34, and 44 points. In one of those games, Aaron Rodgers and Ran...

Read Before Kickoff, Week 5: Packers vs. Cowboys

For the fourth time in five games, a retired Dallas Cowboy quarterback will be providing color commentary for the national TV broadcast of a Packer game. Some of you are claiming that Tony Romo wasn't so bad th...

Read Before Kickoff, Week 4: Packers vs. Bears

In all three seasons since Randall Cobb ran by Chris Conte on December 29, 2013, the Chicago Bears have finished last in the NFC North every time. It's almost as if they still haven't gotten over this division-...

Read Before Kickoff, Week 3: Packers vs. Bengals

The grudge matches are over. In the first two weeks of this season the Green Bay Packers were forced to confront teams that directly stopped Super Bowls in 2017 and 2015. Next on the docket is an obscure fra...

Read Before Kickoff, Week 2: Packers vs. Falcons

Where are you watching the game this Sunday night? Nik Kovac and Keith Gaustad will be providing live play by play and color commentary from the famous backroom stage at Linneman's, with all video action on a s...

Read Before Kickoff, Week 1: Packers vs. Seahawks

This Sunday, for the third time in three years, the Seattle Seahawks are coming to Lambeau Field by the freshwater bay. The Green Bay Packers won 27-17 two years ago and 38-10 last year. But it's the earlier...