Bringing the Pressure

The Vikings know what to do to insure Aaron Rodgers‘ debut as a starter turns out miserable – pressure him, rattle him, get him on the ground. “It’s on us to disrupt his timing,” said Jared Allen. “We can’t allow him to sit back there and get into a rhythm and make those throws on time. We’ll see if he has any Brett Favre-like plays in him.”

Brett Favre-like plays? That’s what Darren Sharper thinks Rodgers needs to avoid. “With Brett, it can come from anywhere,” Sharper said. “He was great at improvisation. That’s what made him great but that’s what also got him into a little bit of trouble. One thing Aaron definitely doesn’t want to do is try and emulate Brett because Brett is a unique quarterback.”

Aaron Rodgers is not Brett Favre, will never be Brett Favre. Monday night will be both a coming out party for the new Packers QB and a rude awakening.

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  • http://landryhat davedallasfan

    i think the packers will win it. they have a good offensive line, a good ground attack, good defense. the only weakness is a young inexperienced qb……sound familiar viking fans. ?what the hell are you guys boasting anything more than that.? what the hell have you guys got more than that? you laugh at rodgers???? hell the rest of us are laughing at jackson!!!! dumbasses!!!! the difference between jackson and rodgers???? good WRS!!!!!!!!!!!!! and at least rodgers can throw the damb ball accuratly……

  • http://landryhat davedallasfan

    you and austin viking fan have ignored my last post. i asked you to prove me wrong on my take of your offensive attack and what you need as a qb. you guys called me an idiot and left me the impression that you thought i did’nt know what i was talking about. well i’m waiyting for your bright ass assessment of why i’m so wrong and such an idiot about it.

  • http://landryhat davedallasfan

    i think that YOU don’t know shit about football. you like the game, you follow the vikes, your favorite color is purple, and you have a pimple on your ass, but thats about it. oh, i don’t use capitals and correct punctuation…..tough shit. lets see how knowledgable you are smartass. when you start callin someone an idiot, you better be smarter than that person or it makes you look worse. so lets see your football savoy, asshole

  • http://landryhat davedallasfan

    you say the vikes will pressure rodgers? say greenbay will be all over jacksons ass all day long too. so who do you think will respond better? i say rodgers, because he has WRS, and you guys don’t. so tell me how i’m wrong on that one. you write a mean blog. you say rodgers ain’t no farve. well no he ain’t, but he’s still better than jackson. you say the vikes will get to rodgers and make his debut a failure? HOW???? explain yourself, WHERE”S THE FACTS!!!!!!!!!!!!! all i hear is YOUR hype

  • http://landryhat davedallasfan

    can’t hide forever. and i ain’t goin away

  • http://landryhat davedallasfan

    i was right. who’s the idiot now?????????

  • danzinski

    Still you.