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Noah Herron celebrates his touchdown. (AP photo)

First-team offense shines, but running game gets little attention

Here are a few observations in the wake of Green Bay's 30-14 preseason finale loss to the Tennessee Titans on Thursday night in Nashville: Thumbs up: Brett Favre passed the ball well against the Titans. Favre was an impressive 8 of 10 for 82 yards and a touchdown pass to running back Noah Herron that gave Green Bay a 7-0 lead. If Favre and the Packers were using the preseason finale as one last... Recommended Stories

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