Navigating the ups and downs of a transitional phase, characterized by a shift towards a younger roster, naturally entails fluctuating performance levels. Yet, within this roller coaster ride, there have been moments of brilliance, whether it be during the clash with the Chicago Bears, a dramatic fourth-quarter comeback against the New Orleans Saints, or other instances.
So, let’s dive into an assessment of five key areas where the Packers have excelled during the initial four games of the season.
The Green Bay Packers have five key areas where they excel through the first four games and need to build upon moving forward.
Key Areas Where Packers Excel: Kicking Game
Anders Carlson’s performance during training camp and preseason was nothing short of a roller coaster ride. There were moments when he appeared destined for stardom, and then there were instances of maddening inconsistency. However, the Packers have been fortunate to witness the emergence of the rookie kicker’s star potential during the regular season. Carlson has been nothing short of impeccable, converting all nine of his extra-point attempts and all five of his field-goal attempts, a feat that notably includes nailing two kicks from beyond the 50-yard mark.