April 17, 2014

Packers go under the lights!

The Green Bay Packers practiced at night for the first time in this training

Mike McCarthy

camp on Thursday and head coach Mike McCarthy said it had some good and some bad things.

AUDIO: Mike McCarthy says there was some good & bad on Thursday night :14

Mike McCarthy blew off some steam for the first time in this training camp after sloppy play.  He said the number of pre-snap penalties is unacceptable.

Although the offense has had more turnovers in the first week of camp, quarterback Aaron Rodgers has been sharp.

AUDIO: McCarthy says Rodgers is at the top of his game :19

Greg Jennings, who missed some time early in camp, had his best practice to date.  Jennings beat Devon House and CB Otis Merrill for TD’s, then hauled in a 60-yard TD pass.

Family Night Scrimmage

Tonight’s Family Night at Lambeau Field starts with drills at 6:30 followed by the scrimmage at 7:30.  Mike McCarthy said he thinks it’s important for his team to have some live action.

AUDIO: Mike McCarthy on what he wants to get out of Family Night :23

Last years scrimmage was called off because of rain and storms.  The weatherman says tonight’s forecast is good and there will be football at Lambeau field.