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Green Bay Packers Biggest Weakness Come Playoff Time
December 15th, 2014 at 8:08 PM
***PHOTO1*** Aaron Rodgers and the Green Bay Packers have had quite an impressive season but one thing that could come back to haunt them is their inability to perform against top defenses. The Detroit Lions and Seattle Seahawks, who rank as the top two defenses in the league, gave the Packers...

Green Bay Packers 101 Special: 2013 NFL Awards
January 3rd, 2014 at 3:35 PM
The 2013 NFL season is officially in the books, Super Bowl XLVIII will soon be quickly approaching and it's time to handout regular season awards in the wake of a new year. In 2013, NFL fans saw teams like the Houston Texans, Cleveland Browns, Miami Dolphins and Chicago Bears lead their...

Green Bay Packers Rule Out Aaron Rodgers, Season Likely Over for Johnny Jolly
December 20th, 2013 at 2:44 PM
Christmas will not come early this year for the Green Bay Packers (7-6-1). Packers head coach Mike McCarthy announced early Friday afternoon that former Super Bowl champion and MVP quarterback Aaron Rodgers has been ruled out against the Pittsburgh Steelers (6-8) at Lambeau Field on Sunday and he will miss...

Green Bay Packers Aaron Rodgers not Medically Cleared, Official Announcement Friday
December 19th, 2013 at 4:59 PM
Green Bay Packers (7-6-1) Super Bowl champion and MVP quarterback Aaron Rodgers has not been cleared to play against the Pittsburgh Steelers (6-8) by the Packers' medical staff, according to Packers' head coach Mike McCarthy. Rodgers was a limited participant in Thursday practice and McCarthy said he, Rodgers and team physician...

Aaron Rodgers Limited, Randall Cobb Returns to Green Bay Packers Practice
December 18th, 2013 at 2:46 PM
The Green Bay Packers (7-6-1) control their own destiny in the NFC North, but they have not medically cleared two of their best offensive weapons. Quarterback Aaron Rodgers (collarbone) and wide receiver Randall Cobb (tibia) were limited participants in Wednesday practice. Packers' head coach McCarthy didn't address specific questions regarding Rodgers' medical...

Green Bay Packers Planning for Matt Flynn Against Pittsburgh Steelers
December 16th, 2013 at 3:34 PM
The Green Bay Packers (7-6-1) miraculously stayed in the thick of the NFC North Division race on Sunday after a thrilling comeback win over the Dallas Cowboys (7-7) in through the arm of veteran backup quarterback Matt Flynn, who started in place of MVP quarterback Aaron Rodgers for a third consecutive...

Green Bay Packers Rule Out Aaron Rodgers Against Dallas Cowboys
December 13th, 2013 at 2:03 PM
***PHOTO1*** The Green Bay Packers (6-6-1) will be without their Super Bowl MVP quarterback Aaron Rodgers for a sixth consecutive game against the Dallas Cowboys, as Packers head coach Mike McCarthy officially ruled Rodgers out for Sunday after a meeting on Friday morning with Packers' team physician Dr. Patrick McKenzie. "It's...

Aaron Rodgers, Randall Cobb “Not Medically Cleared” to Play for the Green Bay Packers
December 9th, 2013 at 3:31 PM
The Green Bay Packers' (6-6-1) 2013 season is still alive, as Green Bay gained one game in the NFC North standings after defeating the Atlanta Falcons at Lambeau Field on Sunday, 22-21. With the Packers itching closer to regaining a lead in an extremely tight NFC North race, fans are hoping...

Green Bay Packers Activate Evan Dietrich-Smith, Marshall Newhouse Out with Flu-Like Symptoms
December 8th, 2013 at 10:46 AM
The Green Bay Packers (5-6-1) host the Atlanta Falcons (3-9) at Lambeau Field on Sunday and both teams have officially listed their inactives for the game: Packers Falcons QB Aaron Rodgers (collarbone) RB Josh Vaughan DT C.J. Wilson (ankle) S Kemal Ishmael OT Marshall Newhouse (flu) LB Omar Gaither WR Chris Harper OG Harland Gunn RB Kahlil Bell OT Terren Jones DE Jerel Worthy OT...

Insider Report: Inside News on the Atlanta Falcons
December 6th, 2013 at 3:51 PM
Sports Media 101 doesn't consist of only one team, but all professional teams across all major professional sports. This week, we get the luxury of getting an inside scoop on the Green Bay Packers upcoming opponent, the Atlanta Falcons. We sat down and spoke with Graham Waldrop, editor of Falcons 101, to...

Green Bay Packers Rule Out Aaron Rodgers, Clay Matthews Fined
December 6th, 2013 at 3:17 PM
The Green Bay Packers (5-6-1) will play their fifth consecutive game this weekend without their franchise quarterback. Packers head coach Mike McCarthy confirmed to reporters on Friday that the Packers have officially ruled out Aaron Rodgers against the Atlanta Falcons (3-9) on Sunday. Rodgers is still recovering from a broken collarbone...

Aaron Rodgers Limited in Green Bay Packers’ Practice
December 4th, 2013 at 4:06 PM
The Green Bay Packers (5-6-1) are preparing veteran Matt Flynn as the starting quarterback for Sunday's game against the Atlanta Falcons (3-9), but regular starting quarterback and former MVP Aaron Rodgers is well on his way to returning soon under center. "Aaron Rodgers went through a limited practice," Packers head coach Mike McCarthy...

Aaron Rodgers Returns to Practice for Green Bay Packers, Unlikely to Play Thursday
November 26th, 2013 at 1:13 PM
The Green Bay Packers (5-5-1) haven't won a game in the last month, but in a more positive light, franchise quarterback Aaron Rodgers returned to the practice field on Tuesday for the first time since breaking his collarbone in a week nine loss to the Chicago Bears (6-5). Packers head coach...

Green Bay Packers’ Aaron Rodgers Chances to Play on Thanksgiving ‘Slim-to-none’
November 25th, 2013 at 3:13 PM
The Green Bay Packers (5-5-1) ended their three-game losing streak on Sunday against the Minnesota Vikings (2-8-1), thanks in large part to the spark provided by veteran quarterback and fan favorite Matt Flynn and the punishing running from rookie running back Eddie Lacy, but nonetheless, the Packers would like to...

Green Bay Packers List 12 Players on Injury Report
November 20th, 2013 at 3:13 PM
The Green Bay Packers (5-5) have followed a four game win streak as poorly as any NFL team could, as the Packers have lost their first place lead in the NFC North with their current three-game losing streak. As their losing streak continues to pile up, so too does their injury report. On Wednesday, 12...

Green Bay Packers Will Stick with Scott Tolzien at Quarterback
November 18th, 2013 at 3:39 PM
Green Bay Packers (5-5) head coach Mike McCarthy spoke to reporters on Monday, one day after the Packers lost to the New York Giants (4-6), 27-13, at MetLife Stadium, as McCarthy immediately made it clear the Packers won't make any changes at quarterback against the Minnesota Vikings (2-8) on Sunday. "Scott Tolzien...

Scott Tolzien Ready to Direct Green Bay Packers on Sunday
November 14th, 2013 at 1:24 PM
The Green Bay Packers (5-4) would prefer to have Aaron Rodgers at quarterback this weekend against the New York Giants (3-6), but the team will start third-year quarterback Scott Tolzien in Rodgers' place. The former Super Bowl and regular season MVP is still recovering from a collarbone injury suffered in...

Green Bay Packers Officially Sign Matt Flynn, Team Places Seneca Wallace on IR
November 12th, 2013 at 4:11 PM
The Green Bay Packers (5-4) have officially signed quarterback Matt Flynn to the active roster and placed quarterback Seneca Wallace on the injured-reserve (IR) list on Tuesday, according to Packers General Manager Ted Thompson. Wallace started in Sunday's game against the Philadelphia Eagles (5-5) in place of injured quarterback Aaron Rodgers,...

Mike McCarthy Disappointed in Green Bay Packers’ Fourth Quarter Play, Team Works Out Matt Flynn
November 11th, 2013 at 3:50 PM
The Green Bay Packers (5-4) suffered a disappointing loss to the Philadelphia Eagles (5-5) over the weekend at Lambeau Field and Packers head coach Mike McCarthy made it clear to reporters that Green Bay's fourth quarter performances have been the most disappointing reoccurring issue this season. "We aren't playing our best...

Green Bay Packers Sign Scott Tolzien
November 6th, 2013 at 3:36 PM
The Green Bay Packers (5-3) have decided on their short-term future for a backup quarterback. The Packers promoted quarterback Scott Tolzien from the practice squad to the 53-man roster on Wednesday, according to the Packers General Manager Ted Thompson. The Packers will start veteran Seneca Wallace at quarterback and Tolzien will...