Absolute Packer Podcast

Absolute Packer Podcast

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A Podcast for fans of the Green Bay Packers


APP #59 - Meadowland Mularky
Dec 1 • 58 min
9-3 is pretty darn good all things considered. Unfortunately wasn’t game isn’t going to tell us anything unless they lost. Even a blowout win tells us nothing. The Packers did score a TD on their first possession, which was nice to see. It was a game that…
APP #58 - …and we’re back!
Nov 11 • 57 min
The APP gang had some personal stuff to attend to during the past few weeks, but we’re back at it! The Packers suffered a humiliating defeat the weak prior against the LA Chargers - a game which saw them get their asses handed to them in all 3 phases of…
APP #57 - We’re 3-0!
Sep 23 • 60 min
Jeremy, as always, had a great recap HERE. Andy was actually at this game at Lambeau Field, his first since attending the Packers vs. Vikings last year. It was rainy and dreary for basically the entire contest but the conditions weren’t bad enough to…
APP #56 - We came, we saw, we Plundered!
Sep 15 • 64 min
The Packers are 2-0 to start the year AND 2-0 in the division…that is a very pleasant surprise! The Packers started this game on a break-neck pace offensively jumping out to a 21-0 lead on 3 straight TD drives, 2 passing and one rushing. While the Packers…
APP #55 - The Bears Still Suck
Sep 9 • 70 min
The Bears had quite a hyped-up offseason and managed to only put up 3 points(!) against what, at first glance, appears to be an actual, competent NFL defense by the Packers! Jeremy had a great recap HERE. The Packers’ offense on the other hand, needs A…
APP #54 - Hold Onto Your Butts…
Sep 3 • 33 min
It’s Bears Week! The roster is basically set going into the first game - thoughts on the final cutdown, waiver wire pick-ups, etc? Deshone Kizer was cut in favor of Tim Boyle - they are only carrying 2 QBs into the season Darrius Shepherd made the roster…
#53 Wonky in Winnipeg
Aug 29 • 57 min
• 3rd pre-season game is in the books! - Packers lost to the raiders, but who cares… - that game should never have been played and was a disaster - The field had issues with turf coming up in the end zones only hours before the game - not a good look for…
#52 I Didn’t Even Watch the Game!
Aug 13 • 52 min
First pre-season game is in the books! Packers won 28-26 but what does that really mean lol I (Andy) didnʼt even watch the game - had other commitments Oren Burks has a torn pectoral muscle and will likely be lost for the season(!) No other significant…
#51 Oh, Hi, Zoë!
Jul 23 • 63 min
Packers released their financials the other day, highlights include: Profit from operations fell from $34 million a year ago to just $724,000 for the fiscal year that ended on March 31, 2019, a decline of 98%. While revenues increased a healthy $23…
#50 Half a Century!
Jul 2 • 46 min
Quick recap of our own busy schedules (Just to let everyone know why the long delay?) It is the offseason, so it shouldnʼt be that big a deal - but nonetheless… Aaron Rodgers/Matt Lefleur issue with audibles - much ado about nothing or something to worry…
#49 Bart Starr 1934-2019
May 28 • 77 min
APP #49 • Ted Thompson revealed that he is suffering from autonomic disorder • Josh Jones request for a trade • Kevin King finally healthy and practicing at first OTA practice • Are the packers angling to host an upcoming NFL draft in 2022, 2024 or after…
#48 Absolute Cannabis Podcast
May 6 • 83 min
5th year option pickup for Clark Estimated around $8 million Draft is complete 8 new players #12 Rashan Gary DL/OLB #21 Darnell Savage Jr Safety #44 Elgton Jenkins OL #75 Jace Sternberger TE #150 Kingsley Keke DL #185 Ka’Dar Hollman CB #194 Dexter…
#47 Video Finally!
Apr 20 • 71 min
M.A.T. (Tyler Dunne article) ● LaFleur responds “I don’t really care what happened. All I care about is how we move forward as a football team.” ● Rodgers responds “smear attack.” ● Murphy responds “completely false ● The whole saga MOVE ON MOVE FORWARD ●…
#46 The One Where The IT Guy Screwed Up The Video
Apr 1 • 42 min
Show roll call ● Show outlook for 2019 ● We welcome calls/emails ● Phone: 508-535-5468 ● Email: [email protected] ● Jordy Nelson retires from NFL ● Draft April 25-27 ● 2019 schedule released week before draft ● Fan feedback-do you like new video…
#45 Andy Goes Off The Ruby On Rails
Mar 25 • 69 min
FOUR Free agent signings Za’Darius Smith OLB Preston Smith OLB Adrian Amos Safety Billy Turner OL Resigned Marcedes Lewis TE Resigned Geronimo Allison WR Team lost following players: Lost Clay Matthews Lost Randall Cobb Lost Bashaud Breeland Lost Kentrell…
#44 The Green Bay Steelers
Feb 17 • 61 min
Finally Cole Madison update https://247sports.com/nfl/green-bay-packers/Article/Cole-Madison-Tyler-Hilinski-death–1 28975995/ Rodgers throwaway-issues https://twitter.com/thepackerswire/status/1096480061736341504?s=21…
Absolute Packer Podcast #43
Feb 4 • 64 min
• Patriots win 6th Super Bowl• Lowest scoring SB of all time• Why are the Patriots so good?• What can Packers learn from NE?• Brett Rodgers?• Packers complete coach hires• Rodgers not having surgery• Packer free agents of note• Perry/Matthews/Graham…
#42 Flower Power
Jan 15 • 72 min
1. Packers hire Matt LaFleur as new head coach, the 15th head coach in Packer history. 2. LaFleur will call plays. 3. LaFleur prefers high percentage passes and zone running scheme. He seems to prefer short to intermediate passes that have high rates of…
#41 Thank God It’s Over
Jan 4 • 68 min
GB 44 NY Jets 38 otGB 0 Detroit 31Recap of first road win at NY Jets and season ending loss at Lambeau to Detroit. Packers finished with a record of 6-9-1Special teams was a disaster last two games - fake punt against Jets and fake FG for TD against…
#40 Middle Aged
Dec 17, 2018 • 67 min
A recap from the 24-17 loss in Chicago.Packers officially eliminated from playoff contention.Defense played without all of its stars, including Kenny Clark, and held Chicago to 329 total yards of offense. Is that an accomplishment?Aaron Rodgers. Was…
#39 Philbin’s Revenge
Dec 9, 2018 • 71 min
A recap after Packers 34–20 win at Lambeau against Atlanta. Rodgers made typical Rodgers-esqe passes today to Cobb and Adams. Emotion and effort was 100% better today. Packers showed support for Rodgers when he scrambled and was hit by defender. A fight…
#38 Pack It Up. Pack It In, Let Me Bemoan
Dec 3, 2018 • 94 min
A game recap from yesterday’s historic 20–17 loss at home to Arizona. Arizona came into the game with the worst offense in most categories, yet moved the ball well in the second half. The event after the game, Mike McCarthy was fired! Shocked Packer…
#37 Dead Air
Nov 27, 2018 • 66 min
Jeremy’s Notes: A recap of the 24-17 loss to Minnesota, now putting the Packers on playoff brink @ 4-6-1. 5 NFC losses and will lose playoff tiebreakers to Washington, Minnesota, Seattle who are all in wildcard contention. Aaron Jones was involved in…
#36 Shameful in Seattle
Nov 19, 2018 • 52 min
Jeremy’s Notes A recap of the 27-24 loss at Seattle Aaron Jones was not a focal part of offense in 2nd half. Only 6 touches. For game 103 total yards, 2 TD’s (40 rushing 63 pass) Davante Adams 10 catches 166 yards on 12 targets. Rodgers threw ball 30…
#35 Ron Zook is an Idiot
Nov 12, 2018 • 66 min
#35 Ron Zook is an Idiot
#34 Murphy, Put Your Man Pants On!
Nov 5, 2018 • 65 min
Murphy, Put Your Man Pants On!
Absolute Packer Podcast #33
Oct 30, 2018 • 55 min
Absolute Packer Podcast #33
#32 Dakota Bernhardt
Oct 25, 2018 • 72 min
A great new episode of the Absolute Packer Podcast featuring Andy and Jeremy - along with special guest host Dakota Bernhardt!
#31 The Must Win
Oct 23, 2018 • 55 min
Break down the must-win. Call us at 508-535-5468 and leave us a voicemail to be featured on our next episode!
#30 Double Header
Oct 16, 2018 • 61 min
After our fall break, we break down two games!
#29 Andy Returns
Oct 11, 2018 • 95 min
The APP Team breaks down and dissects Andy’s health and the Packers vs. Redskins
#28 It Isn’t Over Until Mr. Rodgers Says It Is Over”
Sep 10, 2018 • 65 min
Special Guest Jay Herde! A 24-23 victory against the Bears last night. Game recap - a tale of two halves. Rodgers knee injury did not look good. As long as he plays will it restrict the playbook? Is there a cause for concern on the OL - specifically…
#27 Where’s Andy?
Sep 9, 2018 • 31 min
This is a short episode of APP with Jeremy and Elliot. We wanted to give everyone an update on our hiatus - and our teammate Andy’s health progress. Much has changed between recording and finally getting published! Andy is up and communicating, He’s still…
Next Man Up(set)
Aug 11, 2018 • 61 min
APP podcast #26 - “Next man up(set)” Snapshots from training camp: All 3 of us went to the first padded practice of training camp on Saturday 7/28. First time we had all 3 been together since we first floated the idea of bring in Jeremy(!) We got to see…
#25 - I Can’t Help You…
Jun 16, 2018 • 65 min
APP podcast #25 - “I Can’t Help You With That…” First round of OTAs and Mini Camps recap: Andy went to 2nd OTA practice for just a little bit - not much to report except that Jimmy Graham and Marcedes Lewis look like real tight ends compared to Richard…
#24 - 2018 Draft Post-Mortem
May 21, 2018 • 68 min
#24 - “2018 Draft Post-Mortem” The NFL Draft - overall recap of picks: Jaire Alexander; CB; Louisville Josh Jackson; CB; Iowa Oren Burks; LB; Vanderbilt J’Mon Moore; WR; Missouri Cole Madison; OL; Washington State JK Scott; P; Alabama Marquez…
#23 And Then There Were 3…
Apr 15, 2018 • 71 min
Initial welcome to Jeremy Hautala - Jeremy can say hello and give some background about himself and about what he would like to contribute to the APP podcast. (Jeremy has already been great with posting on social media/FB, thnx Jeremy!) X’s & O’s/player…
APP Podcast #22 - An Offseason of Upheaval
Feb 15, 2018 • 51 min
Front Office changes: Ted Thompson - steps down as GM, re-assigned to head scout (whoopee-doo) Brian Gutekunst elevated to GM (44 years old, 19 year scout within the Packer organization) Russ Ball promoted to something else - sounds like window dressing…
Jeff Kahlow “The Frozen Tundra Man” Special Episode
Feb 2, 2018 • 55 min
“The idea of foam novelty caps came to mind in the Spring of 1995 when a spokesman for Ducks Unlimited contacted me about carving him a foam duck decoy to wear as a hat for a speech he was to deliver. The reply was tremendous, telling me he could have…
Mike Roemer Special Episode
Jan 11, 2018 • 36 min
This week we interviewed Mike Roemer, a Green Bay-based freelance photographer who’s been shooting Packer games for over 20 years. Check out his photography at roemerphoto.com and his frequently updated photo blog at roemerphotoblog.com
#19 Good Art and a New Start?
Jan 9, 2018 • 55 min
Episode 19 of APP (Recap of Packers vs. Lions; segway into big changes in front office and coaching staff) Topics: X’s & O’s The game started out with beautifully executed on-side kick by the Packers, who also recovered! Alas, after the onside kick…
#18 The End.
Dec 27, 2017 • 39 min
Episode 18 of APP (Recap of Packers vs. Vikings) Topics: X’s & O’s This was a really cold game - 9 degrees was the game time temp I think. Hundley had yet to play in an actual “cold weather” game as a starter. The cold weather and field conditions…
#17 9 Lives All Used Up?
Dec 24, 2017 • 51 min
Episode 17 of APP (Recap of Packers vs. Panthers) Topics: X’s & O’s There seemed to be an air of confidence about the team to start the game, even though Rodgers couldn’t get a first down. Rodger’s arm looked pretty good to start the game - seemed to have…
#16 Overtime (Again) v. Browns
Dec 18, 2017 • 36 min
Episode 16 of APP (Recap of Packers vs. Browns) Topics: X’s & O’s Not going to lie - I was scared to death during this game for the first +3 quarters. The Packers at one point were down 14 points - to the f***ing browns. ? Jamal Williams continued to…
#15 Overtime Battle of the Bays
Dec 10, 2017 • 35 min
Episode 15 of APP (Recap of Packers vs. Bucs) Topics: X’s & O’s A really rough game for Hundley at home - again. ???? He only passed ofr 87 yards, against the 32nd ranked secondary in the league(!) Jamal Williams looked very good as the starting running…
#14 Titletown Snapped By Terrible Towels
Dec 2, 2017 • 47 min
Episode 14 of APP (Recap of Packers vs. Steelers) Topics: X’s & O’s This was an outstanding game from start to finish - I would venture to say it was one of the most entertaining prime time games of the year. Brett Hundley looked much better - more…
#13 Quoth the Raven “Never Score”
Nov 26, 2017 • 51 min
Episode 13 of APP (Recap of Ravens vs. Packers) Topics: X’s & O’s This was the nadir of the season thus far - just a brutal game from the 1st Hundley interception and there forward The first offensive drive look very promising, then the horrible…
#12 Da Bears
Nov 18, 2017 • 37 min
Episode 12 of APP (Recap of Packers vs. Bears) Topics: X’s & O’s This was a game between what essentially two bad teams. The overall expectations were low. Brett Hundley started off much the same as the previous +2 games - dinking and dunking and not…
#11 v. Lions
Nov 10, 2017 • 55 min
Episode 11 of APP (Recap of Packers vs. Lions) Topics: X’s & O’s The defense is terrible - all 11 preferred starters were present and still performed horrendously Brett Hundley still had a handcuffed gameplan given to him by McCarthy - he missed some…
#10 Microsoft in Green Bay
Oct 26, 2017 • 42 min
(Recap of Packers vs. Saints) Topics: X’s & O’s The opening drive for Brett Hundley’s first start was great and resulted in a touchdown Aaron Jones is a real find at RB - he is so much better than Ty Montgomery which begs the question why McCarthy danced…
#9 Our Pets Heads Are Falling Off!
Oct 18, 2017 • 37 min
Aaron Rodgers’ Collarbone
#8 The Owner of Dallas AT&T Stadium
Oct 15, 2017 • 37 min
Topics: X’s & O’s Death, taxes & opening touchdowns surrendered by the Packers’ defense: The Cowboys marched down the field to open the game and scored a TD against the Packers defense. Lather, rinse & repeat. ???? HHCD has not had a good start to the…
#7 Double Header Episode!
Oct 5, 2017 • 66 min
X’s & O’s (PACKERS VS. BENGALS) The Bengals starting offense hadn’t scored an offensive touchdown in their first 2 games so OF COURSE they scored an easy TD on their first possession to start the game against the Packers defense. Kevin King had his lumps…
#6 Demoralized in the Dirty South
Sep 22, 2017 • 38 min
X’s & O’s The Packers were overmatched even before this game started - It was announced that BOTH offensive Tackles would be inactive due to injuries - this was NOT GOOD(!) The defense was an abomination on a nationally televised game, again. Losing Mike…
#5 Mike Daniels vs. Seahawks
Sep 12, 2017 • 30 min
X’s & O’s Packers get the win - with defense! Kyle Murphy started at right tackle in place of Brian Bulaga - he held his own for the most part First half was a snooze fest - Aaron Rodgers and co. get shut out in the 1st half Very bland offensive scheme…
#4 Get Ready for Regular Season!
Sep 9, 2017 • 41 min
X’s & O’s Kentrell Brice interception #29 S 5’-11” 200# 23yo 2yil Louisiana Tech Going for 2 Jamaal Williams #30 RB 6’-0” 213# 22yo Ryil Brigham Young Improved Montgomery? LB Ahmad Brooks guard Lane Taylor Links…
#3 Preseason Injuries and the Third Verse
Aug 25, 2017 • 40 min
X’s & O’s Review of 1st preseason game Defense played better in the 2nd pre-season game Trevor Davis looked to be shoe-in for punt return duty, but then did THIS It’s time to worry about 2016 2nd RD Pick Jason Spriggs UDFA QB Taysom Hill is raw, but…
#2 Preseason!
Aug 12, 2017 • 34 min
Letroy Guion finally released after multiple suspensions and legal trouble; there is a lack of depth at that position. Surprise! Kyler Fackrell is really struggling at camp. He is an OLB that needs to have a big jump in year 2 but hasn’t shown anything.…
#1 Double D HOF
Aug 10, 2017 • 41 min
Donald Driver inducted into the Packers HOF 7th round pick in 1999 went on to become the all-time Packer leader in many WR stats Geronimo Allison suspended for 1 game for marijuana possession Letroy Guion still on the packers after THIS (4th?!) off the…
#0 Genesis
Jul 23, 2017 • 30 min
The first “episode” of the Absolute Packer Podcast. In it, Elliot and Andy discuss the plans for the podcast!