Green Bay Packers Regular Season Predictions Pt. 1

Aug 16, 2018; Green Bay, WI, USA; Green Bay Packers quarterback Aaron Rodgers (12) greets teammates during warmups prior to the game against the Pittsburgh Steelers at Lambeau Field. Mandatory Credit: Jeff Hanisch-USA TODAY Sports

Football is back TODAY, and man does it feel good. The Packers march to the Superbowl begins in earnest this Sunday. The recipe for a strong regular season calls for the Packers superstars staying healthy, some new faces breaking out and a little luck (and perhaps some special teams improvement, but we won’t get greedy). Let’s have a look at some win-loss predictions for the first half of the 2021 Green Bay Packers regular season.

Week 1 Packers @ Saints: I wrote a preview of this week one matchup for the Packers last week, and my tune hasn’t changed much. If the Packers limit the damage done by Alvin Kamara, it will be tough for the Saints to win. The Saints have a strong defense and a top offensive line unit which could give the Packers some trouble on both sides of the ball, but the Packers offense is just too good to lose this game.

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