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Rex Ryan: Mike Pettine will be the 'best coordinator' in NFL

247Sports - 10 Jan 2018
Rex Ryan knows all about new Green Bay Packers defensive coordinator Mike Pettine. The former NFL head coach had Pettine has his DC when both were with the New York Jets, so it's wasn't a surprise for Ryan to see Pettine get the DC job with the Packers ...
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Defense appreciates Mike Pettine's personal touch - 18 Jun 2018
GREEN BAY – Camaraderie was what Mike Pettine missed the most during his two-year sabbatical from the football field. A notorious workaholic, Pettine still got his football fix doing consultant work for the Seattle Seahawks last year, but hours of ...
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Joe Thomas excited about Mike Pettine taking over Packers defense

Packers Wire - 20 Jun 2018
Retired Cleveland Browns left tackle Joe Thomas believes the Green Bay Packers defense will love playing within the attacking scheme of new defensive coordinator Mike Pettine. “Guys like Mike Daniels are going to love it,” Thomas told the “Wilde and ...
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For Packers DC Pettine, coaching runs in the family - 17 Jun 2018
GREEN BAY, Wis. — Coaching runs deep in Mike Pettine's family. Vacations to the Jersey shore as a child gave the Green Bay Packers' defensive coordinator a glimpse of the life. His father, a high school football coach in suburban Philadelphia, took a ...
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Mike Pettine's first impression on Packers could be long-lasting

ESPN (blog) - 05 Jun 2018
But if things are indeed different this year -- and the defense isn't the liability it has been in so many years since the last Super Bowl season -- then April 17 might be viewed as the turning point. That's when Mike Pettine addressed his players for ...
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Mike Pettine encouraged by Packers' defensive line talent

Packers Wire - 15 Jun 2018
“I like the chemistry in that (defensive) line room starting with coach (Jerry) Montgomery to Mike Daniels, who is never afraid to speak up,” Pettine said Tuesday. “(From) Kenny Clark has had a great spring to Mo (Wilkerson), who's been great taking ...
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Packers defenders quickly learning Mike Pettine's pet peeves

Packers Wire - 14 Jun 2018
It hasn't taken long for the defensive players on the Green Bay Packers roster to understand what gets new defensive coordinator Mike Pettine fired up. And they know what it looks like when the top blows. Near the end of an OTA practice last week ...
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Packers want to take 'doubt out of the equation' defensively

ClutchPoints - 04 Jun 2018
For the Green Bay Packers to get back into contention for a Super Bowl, the defense is going to need to be better, which is why they decided to let go of Dom Capers this NFL offseason, and bring in former Cleveland Browns head coach Mike Pettine.
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Mike Pettine gets after defense in final open OTA practice

247Sports - 06 Jun 2018
Mike Pettine was hired to be the Green Bay Packers defensive coordinator because they needed a new voice. Former Packers defensive coordinator Dom Capers had some success in his first few years with the Packers, but somewhere down the line, the ...
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Packers: Safety Kentrell Brice making a smashing impression so far

Journal Times - 23 Jun 2018
Brice was certainly in the groove this offseason, getting plenty of work at safety and elsewhere on defense in practice – and catching head coach Mike McCarthy's eye in the process. McCarthy said at the annual NFL Meetings in Florida in March that he ...
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Packers prioritizing interior pass-rush under Mike Pettine

Packers Wire - 01 Jun 2018
Much has been made about the Green Bay Packers' lack of depth at edge rusher, but the team's lack of activity at outside linebacker this offseason might actually have roots in one of Mike Pettine's core defensive philosophies. The Packers new defensive ...
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Why Packers should give contract extension to Clay Matthews

247Sports - 22 Jun 2018
Earlier this year, the Packers hired Mike Pettine to be the new defensive coordinator and Rob Demovsky of ESPN said Pettine could build the defense around Matthews which is what they did when they drafted him in 2009. Pettine likes Matthews as a player ...
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Kevin King welcomes tough duty - 22 Jun 2018
1 responsibilities again, if not more often, for new defensive coordinator Mike Pettine. “One thing about me, I'm never going to surprise myself in things I do or how I react to things,” he said. “I'm my biggest critic, but at the same time I'm my ...
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Inbox: He still has the NFL record - 21 Jun 2018
The Rex Ryan/Mike Pettine Jets reached two AFC title games with Mark Sanchez at QB. Yes, they had Darrelle Revis in his prime, and as I've said before there's no substitute for that. But if Pettine can help build a defense close to what he had with the ...
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Pettine: Dominance inside has a 'ripple effect' - 02 Jun 2018
GREEN BAY - The Packers' defensive and special teams assistant coaches met with the media on Thursday. Here are some of their key comments. Defensive coordinator Mike Pettine. (on how the installation of the defense is going). “You definitely feel the ...
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Pawsitively Packers: Defensive Unit Seems Primed for 2018

Cheesehead TV (blog) - 25 May 2018
While excitement is always plentiful around the start of OTA's, minicamp and training camp, this year has a much different feel being exuded by the players in Mike Pettine's first year with the defense. The great thing to see is that the enthusiasm is ...
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Green Bay Packers 2018 roster preview: Kenny Clark

LomdardiAve - 19 Jun 2018
The Packers have also signed former Pro Bowler and All-Pro Muhammad Wilkerson, who played some of his best football with the New York Jets while playing in Mike Pettine's defense. I've already given you two reasons there to be excited about Green Bay's ...

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