Skip to main content

Packers are finding the mental edge

The Packers are 11-0, and while most of that can be attributed to their on the field play, Lori Nickels of the Milwaukee - Wisconsin Journal Sentinel pointed out a man behind the scenes that shouldn't be taken lightly.

Mike Eayrs is the research and development director for the Packers organization, and he spends most of his day combing the Internet looking for motivational stories or statistics that may give his players an edge. That mental edge may range from a historical story, to statistical information on how the referees for this weeks game have the tendency to call holding or pass interference penalties.

The entire article is worth taking a look at.

The Packers commitment to finding the mental edge has helped them become one of the hottest teams the NFL, and they will look to stay undefeated against the Giants on December 4th at 4:15 on FOX.