3 daring predictions for Packers 2022 season

GREEN BAY, WISCONSIN – JANUARY 02: Aaron Jones #33 of the Inexperienced Bay Packers runs with the ball towards the Minnesota Vikings within the first half at Lambeau Subject on January 02, 2022 in Inexperienced Bay, Wisconsin. (Photograph by Patrick McDermott/Getty Photographs)

Matt LaFleur’s crew has received the NFC North three straight years however little else. Might issues be completely different for the Inexperienced Bay Packers in 2022?

If you win 13 regular-season video games three consecutive seasons, seize a division title every year and wind up with the highest seed in your convention in each 2020 and 2021, you’d determine that a kind of campaigns would end in taking part in a sport on Tremendous Sunday.

However that simply hasn’t materialized for Matt LaFleur’s Inexperienced Bay Packers. Three years on the job and he and the crew personal a 39-10 regular-season report however a 2-3 postseason slate over that span. The newest instance was a humbling 13-10 dwelling loss to the wild card 49ers within the 2021 NFC Divisional Playoffs.

So it’s time to strive once more. The crew has made a number of adjustments, some extra vital than others. Which brings us to the next forecast.

3. RB Aaron Jones leads crew in receptions

He led the crew in catches every of the previous 5 seasons. However All-Professional extensive receiver Davante Adams is now a member of the Las Vegas Raiders that netted Inexperienced Bay first- and second-round picks in 2022. And for the previous 20 seasons relationship again to 2002, a wideout has led the Packers in receptions every year.

It’s a must to return to 2001 when Brett Favre was the quarterback and operating again Ahman Inexperienced hauled in 62 passes. As Aaron Rodgers will get to know a few of the new faces on his pass-catching corps, don’t be surprised if versatile Aaron Jones – second on the crew with 52 catches in 2021 – winds up topping the membership in receptions.