The survey is complete, the votes have been tallied and here are the results of the polls I have been asking you to vote on since the early part of September.
More than 1,200 readers participated, and to all of you a big thanks.
Question 1: Which set of tackles do you prefer?
Total Voters: 177
Davey’s comments: This one surprised me a little, because of Bryan Bulaga being on the 2012 set of tackles. This tells me Packer Nation knows Marshall Newhouse is the definitive weak link at the Tackle position.
Question 2: Will Eddie Lacy be the physical beast of a running back we all expected?
Yes (80%, 191 Votes)
Too early to tell (19%, 46 Votes)
No (1%, 3 Votes)
Total Voters: 240
Davey’s comments: Great job Packers Nation. Eddie Lacy will indeed be the power back we all have longed for. The best part of Lacy’s game is he is a three-down back, having played 42 snaps against the Niners. His second half performance (9 carriers, 37 yards, 1 touchdown), was impressive. Lacy said the speed of the game surprised him compared to the preseason. He also said every time a gap closed, he would make a move to another gap and that one closed as well. Welcome to the NFL ROOK.
He’ll have it figured out this week against Washington.
Question 3: Who will bring the most physicality to the Packers this season?
Johnny Jolly (52%, 203 Votes)
Eddie Lacy (31%, 123 Votes)
Nick Perry (10%, 41 Votes)
Mike Daniels (5%, 21 Votes)
Andrew Quarless (2%, 4 Votes)
Total Voters: 392
Davey’s comments: Totally agree with this one. Though running back will prove to be the position to change the overall image of the Packers being a physical team, Johnny Jolly is a wrecking ball. His taunting of a 49ers player resulted in a penalty against San Francisco.
Question 4: Should the Packers make the current fans on the waiting list their first priority should the added game from an 18-game schedule comes to fruition?
Yes (64%, 125 Votes)
No (36%, 69 Votes)
Total Voters: 194
Davey’s comments: I was shocked by this one. I thought everyone would think those waiting for years should be first priority on the waiting list, yet Packers Nation only agrees with this 2 to 1. I will have another season ticket waiting list poll and article later this season. Watch for it.
Question 5: What do you think about the physical play of the Packers against the 49ers?
They won the battle of physical play (51%, 127 Votes)
They got pushed around (42%, 104 Votes)
It was non-existent (7%, 19 Votes)
Total Voters: 250
Davey’s comments: Excellent job Packers Nation. I think we went toe-to-toe with those guys and battled at minimum, even-stevens. The Packers deep defensive line was key, and all the linemen took a lot of snaps but weren’t worn down in the fourth qurater, proving there is strength in numbers.
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