The timing of this Visa ad could not be more ideal, considering where we presently find ourselves with our beloved Green Bay Packers.
One down, one up, one down, one up, one down, one up – it’s the very definition of inconsistent. But how dare we question what might be wrong with the 2012 Green Bay Packers! How dare we inquire into their irregularity! How dare we voice concern over an offense that was unstoppable from December 2010 through December 2011, but prior to Sunday had proven as uneven as the team’s standing! How dare we point out that the quotes from the locker room sounded of a team divided, of a team in turmoil, of a group of 53 individuals not a collective one! How dare we! After all, the Pack just trounced the previously unbeaten Houston Texans on Sunday night football.
I believe this team far more Sunday night than 2nd half at Indy. I believe that things are getting better, that adjustments are being made, that there is growth. I know it’s not too late. I am certain that answering the same questions from us, from the opposition’s media, and from the analysts is exhausting each week. But there’s an easy fix to that – build this one into two, two into three, three into four. Stack successes. Axe the contradictions. And lose the smugness until you do. At present, you’re a 3-3 team without the benefit of a winning streak longer than 1.
You tirelessly strive for perfection. The media, the fans, we simply watchdog the progress. Don’t hold that against us. We’re all on the same team. Of course, there’s always this option, too: