Scout Premium Content

Offense Kept Moving, Even Without Rodgers

Rodgers (Bruce Kluckhorn - USA Today Sports)

Even without their MVP quarterback for half the season, the Packers piled up the second-most yards in franchise history. Mike McCarthy's brilliant decision on the offensive line and the monster rookie season by Eddie Lacy have the offense built for sustained success.

The Green Bay Packers fielded one of the best offenses of all-time in 2011. Their 560 points, at the time, was the second-most in NFL history. In 2013, the Packers' offense had the potential to be as good. Maybe even better. The Packers averaged 400.3 yards per game. Even with Aaron Rodgers missing about half the season and a watered-down corps of pass catchers, that ranked third in the league...

PackerReport.com Recommended Stories


  • The Packers are confident that their star quarterback will be healthy following a well-timed bye. Aaron Rodgers' ailing hamstring isn't the only issue that needs mending following a blowout loss at…

  • It's our Play of the Game, Player of the Game, gaze into the Crystal Ball and 16 story-telling numbers — including YAC, missed tackles and yards after contact, plus several others that reverse some…

  • With high-flying Drew Brees and hobbled Aaron Rodgers, the Packers are left hamstrung at New Orleans. For Green Bay, the bye comes at a good time with its star quarterback playing the final quarter…

  • Michigan President Mark Schlissel officially announced the resignation of athletic director Dave Brandon Friday. Schlissel appointed Jim Hackett as the interim AD with the plan moving forward to hire…

  • The initial basketball signing period begins in less than two weeks and there are currently 22 players in Scout.com's 2015 top 100 still uncommitted. Who are those 22 players considering and who will…

Up Next


Tweets