The last time the Packers played the Broncos, only one team was undefeated. In week 4 of the 2011 season, the Packers were 3-0 on their way to a 13-0 start and a 15-1 season, while the Broncos had begun 1-2 under Kyle Orton before switching to Tim Tebow and sneaking into the playoffs.
This year, the two teams will meet in six days, with both squads having yet to lose a game this season. Furthermore, both are coming off a bye week, which helped each team's preparation for the other.
While the packers will undoubtedly hope to stay unbeaten on Sunday Night, the more important thing is continuing to improve and get healthy as they make a push for home field advantage in the playoffs with a strong second half.
Datone Jones showing up in big moments | Packers.com
The first round pick in 2013 has made his share of big plays this year, and looks like he's taken a big step forward now that he's fully healthy.
Mason Crosby leads kickoff team to best start in a decade | JSOnline.com
The Packers are pinning opponents at the 20 this year after kickoffs, a big drop from the 24 a year ago and almost the 26 in 2013.
Green Bay Packers' Mike McCarthy has history of wins after bye week. - Green Bay Packers Blog - ESPN
The Packers under McCarthy have lost just one game after a bye, and that was an overtime game during a 6-10 season.
Back to work | ESPN Wisconsin
Mike McCarthy talks a lot about "handling success", which the Packers need to do after their 6-0 start.
'Coach Jordy' makes big contribution | Packersnews.com
Surprised that Jordy Nelson has remained in Green Bay for his rehab? Don't be. Furthermore, he's making the Packers' team doctor "uncomfortable" because he's recovering so quickly.
Packers over/unders for the second half of the season | Cheesehead TV
What do you say to the lines posited here? 6-1/2 more wins this season, 61 catches for Randall Cobb, or 3-1/2 sacks for Datone Jones?
Todd Gurley is the Rams’ next great running back - SBNation.com
Maybe it's a good thing that the Packers only had to defend Todd Gurley in his second start of the year rather than several games in when has fully adjusted to the speed of the NFL. It's probably not too early to say that he's already a star.