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The only cure for a wild offseason is more football"WhiteFanposts Fanshots Sections The APC PodcastPackers Film RoomFantasy Football AdviceCDTShareTweetShareShareCheese Curds Oren Burks Jersey White , 4/8: Packers are ready to start fresh for offseason workoutsBenny Sieu-USA TODAY SportsFriends, it is a glorious day. We have endured the long night of the offseason, and although training camp and the real football that follows are both still months away, a new era begins today.The Packers are back in Green Bay.To say it’s been a tumultuous few months for the Packers is like calling Lake Michigan a pond. Mike McCarthy’s mid-season departure marked the first time since the pre-Lombardi era the Packers had fired a coach in-season, and the subsequent search for a coach and hiring of Matt LaFleur captured headlines around the league for weeks.Then we got a new dose of drama in the form of Ty Dunne’s Bleacher Report article, the specifics of which are no doubt familiar to you.Suffice it to say, this is a franchise desperately in need of some new grist for the mill, some actual substance to capture the imagination of beat reporters and fans alike. We get that today with the start of the Packers’ offseason program.To be sure, there will be plenty of questions about the happenings of the past few months Womens Kenny Clark Jersey , and Dunne’s article, in particular, will no doubt get plenty of play in and around the locker room.But with each passing instance of something resembling actual football, the Packers’ drama-laden last few months will fade further into the background. The tide is turning toward the future in Green Bay. At least, that’s the hope.Five focal points for Packers as Matt LaFleur’s offseason program gets underway | Packers NewsRyan Wood outlines five things on which fans should focus as the Packers get underway today. Not surprisingly, the relationship between Aaron Rodgers and Matt LaFleur tops the list.Establishing New Culture is LaFleur’s Top Priority | Cheesehead TVLaFleur’s relationship with Rodgers is important, but it’s just one part of the overall Packers picture. Expanded replay will be good for the game | Packers.comMark Murphy is responding to one of the most controversial developments of this offseason. No, not the Bleacher Report article. Boston College OL Chris Lindstrom checks all the boxes for Packers | Packers WireAfter all the drama of the offseason so far, you could be forgiven for forgetting all about the NFL Draft. Okay Lance Kendricks Jersey , maybe not quite. But over at Packers Wire, Zach Kruse makes the case that Chris Lindstrom, though not flashy, is the best fit for the Packers in this year’s draft. Need A Can’t-Miss Wheel Of Cheese? Try Playing It Some Hip-Hop | NPRIf you’re aging some cheese in your basement (and why wouldn’t you?), you may want to consider piping in some very specific tunes. Last year, the Green Bay Packers faced the Detroit Lions without Aaron Rodgers in both of their contests. Brett Hundley started the two games, one after Rodgers’ broken collarbone and the other in week 17 with nothing to play for, and Detroit was victorious in both. It is a very different story in the Green Bay-Detroit rivalry when Rodgers plays. In 16 games with Rodgers as the starter, the Packers have won 13 times. Those three losses came in 2010 (when Rodgers was concussed early on) Jake Ryan Jersey White , in 2014 (just before Rodgers’ famous “R-E-L-A-X” comment), and in 2015 at Lambeau when the Packers repeatedly shot themselves in the foot.However, Rodgers’ last two games against the Lions were stellar; he threw four touchdowns and no interceptions in each of the 2016 games, both seven-point Packers wins including a victory in week 17 at Ford Field with a division title on the line. This Sunday, he returns to Detroit, trying to jump-start the Packers’ lackluster offense. Here’s how you can tune in for this week’s game.WHO?Green Bay Packers (2-1-1) and Detroit Lions (1-3)WHEN?Sunday, October 7, 20181:00 PM Eastern Time (12 Noon Central)WHERE?Ford FieldDetroit, MichiganHOW?TV BroadcastFOX regional broadcastPackers-Lions shown in blue506sports.comCommentators: Thom Brennaman Womens Marwin Evans Jersey , Chris Spielman, Shannon SpakeRadio BroadcastPackers Radio NetworkSirius 103/146, XM 390/230Online StreamingFOX Sports Go (available if game is in home viewing area)ANYTHING ELSE?OddsPackers favored by 1.5 pointsOver/under total: 51All-Time Series HistoryRegular Season: Packers lead 98-70-7Playoffs: Packers lead 2-02017 GamesWeek 9: Lions 30, @Packers 17Week 17: @Lions 35, Packers 11Aaron Rodgers’ Career Passing Numbers vs. LionsPassing: 16 games, 330-496 (66.5%), 4,058 yards (8.2 YPA), 34 TDs Justin Vogel Jersey White , 6 INTs, 109.4 passer ratingRushing: 47 attempts, 238 yards (5.1 YPC), 3 TDs

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