Nelson: Packers’ struggles not because I’m out
Aaron Rodgers and Matthew Stafford have their teams headed in different directions but it is the Packers who are still clinging to a playoff spot. Here’s what you should watch their "TNF" matchup for.
The Packers defense has been playing solid football over the last the three weeks, and it’s still getting overlooked. This wouldn’t be an issue in most any other season in Green Bay. Among many Packers fans, nitpicking over the defense is about as routine an activity in Wisconsin in December as shoveling show.
Packers wide receiver Davante Adams is having trouble moving past the many dropped passes he’s accrued over the course of the season.
The Minnesota Vikings made sure one loss didn’t lead to another. Adrian Peterson rushed for 158 yards and two touchdowns, while the Minnesota defense picked off Matt Ryan two times and kept the Atlanta Falcons out of the end zone until garbage time in a 20-10 victory Sunday. One week after a discouraging loss to […]
Eddie Lacy is finally getting the football. After being demoted to the Packers’ No. 2 running back spot behind veteran James Starks, Lacy has put together the first back-to-back 100-yard rushing games of his career, gaining 100 yards on 22 carries at Minnesota and 105 yards on 17 carries during the Packers’ Thanksgiving night loss […]
During his tenure in Green Bay (2000-2005), Sherman coached Brett Favre and the Packers to three division titles and one NFC Championship game. He also spent four seasons as head coach at Texas A&M, and was an assistant coach for several NFL teams throughout his career, including the Texans, Dolphins and Seahawks.
Green Bay Packers coach Mike McCarthy said Thursday that he has "no concern" that Aaron Rodgers could miss Sunday’s key division showdown with the first place Minnesota Vikings.
Brett Favre threw some kind words at the man who replaced him at quarterback for the Green Bay Packers. ”I mean that with all due respect,” Favre said. Favre lauded Rodgers at an event for the Rawhide Boys Ranch, an organization that helps at-risk boys in Wisconsin.
Rodgers not happy with Packers’ preparation
Packers running back Eddie Lacy finally broke free on Sunday, but does that ensure his starting job back? Not yet. "We need both Eddie and James (Starks)," coach Mike McCarthy said Monday.
How did Aaron Rodgers, Mike McCarthy and the Green Bay Packers — whose stoicism sets them apart in the NFL — snap out of their three-game funk? Steve Wyche gets the inside scoop.