Minnesota Vikings safety Harrison Smith picks off Green Bay Packers quarterback Brett Hundley's pass, his second interception of the night.
Battered by more injuries, the Green Bay Packers left Lambeau Field for the final time this season with a whimper. The Packers are trying to win while also being forced to rely on young and inexperienced players in key roles. The result was a 16-0 loss Saturday night to the rival Minnesota Vikings.
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The Vikings saw the injuries pile up during the first half of Saturday’s shutout win in Green Bay, as left guard Nick Easton (ankle), defensive tackle Shamar Stephen (ankle) and long-snapper Kevin McDermott (shoulder) were all ruled out.
A game that began with five Green Bay starters on the inactive list — and that doesn’t include quarterback Aaron Rodgers, who’s on injured reserve — turned into a parade to the training room during Saturday’s game against the Vikings.
Green Bay had nothing riding on Saturday’s loss to Minnesota, but that doesn’t make the shutout loss to the Vikings any less disconcerting.
GREEN BAY, Wis. (AP) Case Keenum stopped one last time before heading up the tunnel at Lambeau Field, clapping his hands above his head while Minnesota Vikings fans chanted ”Skol! Skol!”
The Minnesota Vikings inched closer to a first-round bye in the NFL playoffs, while the Baltimore Ravens boosted their postseason chances. NFC North champions the Vikings rolled to a 16-0 shutout of the Green Bay Packers at Lambeau Field on Saturday.
The Vikings continue to chase home-field advantage, while the Packers’ playoff hopes ended Monday night
Minnesota recorded its first shutout win since 1993 and now await the result of the Panthers-Bucs game to find out if it has secured a bye.