McCarthy: Packers’ 2013 offense could have been “the best” of his tenure
Summary of 2 articles · Updated Jan 9, 2014
“I think it could have been,” McCarthy said. On Wednesday, three days after the Packers’ 2013 campaign ended with a wild-card loss to San Francisco, coach Mike McCarthy was asked about the 5-2 start and whether the team, as it was playing at that time, could have been one of the best he had led in Green Bay. And defense was playing very well.” The 2013 Packers had promise lots of it. In victory, Aaron Rodgers completed 24-of-29 passes for 285 yards and a pair of touchdowns, and this was without receivers James Jones and Randall Cobb and tight end Jermichael Finley in the lineup.
NFL players, by their very nature, are largely fearless. So it wasn’t a huge surprise that when several Green Bay Packers’ players were asked which NFL player they feared most, the response was the same. “I don’t fear anyone,” a few of them said. But th…