1:08 PM EST, Wed January 18, 2017
Acme Packing Company 14 hours ago
2017 NFC Championship Preview: Much has changed since Packers, Falcons last met

2017 NFC Championship Preview: Much has changed since Packers, Falcons last met

As the Packers prepare to head to the Georgia Dome to take on the Falcons for the NFC title, we look at the differences between the current teams and those who squared off in week 8. When the Green Bay Packers met the Atlanta Falcons at the Georgia Dome in week eight, Green Bay’s performance was drastically different from the performances fans have become accustomed to seeing in recent weeks. The loss to Atlanta was the first for the Packers as they skidded through a four-game losing streak. Comments like 'McCarthy has to go' and ‘Aaron Rodgers is on a downward spiral’ began spreading...
Acme Packing Company 19 hours ago
Packers add Bené Benwikere to practice squad

Packers add Bené Benwikere to practice squad

The Packers signed the three-year man to their practice squad. Even if the NFC Championship Game just around the corner, the Green Bay Packers continue to tinker with their roster. On Tuesday, the team signed free-agent cornerback Bené Benwikere to the practice squad. Benwikere has spent most of three years in the NFL with the Carolina Panthers, serving primarily as the team's top slot corner from 2014-15. However, a broken leg suffered in December of his second season set back his career. Benwikere did return for the start of the 2016 season, but he struggled, most visibly when Atlanta...
CSN Bay Area 2 hours ago
Source: Packers execs make list of 49ers GM finalists

Source: Packers execs make list of 49ers GM finalists

Green Bay executives Brian Gutekunst and Eliot Wolf will be among the finalists to receive second interviews for the 49ers general manager position, a source told CSNBayArea.com on Wednesday morning.Minnesota assistant general manager George Paton will also be among the finalists, reports the NFL Network, but a second interview with him has yet to be confirmed, a source said.The 49ers are also expected to bring in another candidate or two for a second interview, a source said.
Minneapolis Star-Tribune 2 hours ago
Ex-Vikings QB Brad Johnson's son gets college offers as 8th grader

Ex-Vikings QB Brad Johnson's son gets college offers as 8th grader

Max Johnson, a freshman at Oconee County High School in Atlanta, already has scholarship offers from Florida State and Miami. Both were offered to Max as an eighth-grader.
CSN Chicago 20 mins ago
Report: Bears set to hire Curtis Modkins as running backs coach

Report: Bears set to hire Curtis Modkins as running backs coach

Bears Pro Bowl running back Jordan Howard will have a new positional coach in 2017.According to ESPN's Adam Caplan, the Bears are expected to hire
Join chat on Detroit Lions at 3 p.m. on Thursday

Join chat on Detroit Lions at 3 p.m. on Thursday

Join me at 3 p.m. on Thursday for a chat on the Lions. It's a busy time of year with free agency looming and many decisions to be made. And the NFL draft is only three months away. Bring your questions and comments, it's always interesting. — Paula Pasche
Lombardi Ave. | FanSided 36 mins ago
Tundra Talk podcast: Looking ahead to Packers-Falcons in NFC Championship Game

Tundra Talk podcast: Looking ahead to Packers-Falcons in NFC Championship Game

In this week’s Tundra Talk podcast, host Joe D’Aloisio is joined by Dan Dahlke and Brad Miller, looking ahead to the Green Bay Packers’ meeting with the Atlanta Falcons in the NFC Championship Game. From 4-6 to a win away from the Super Bowl, has it sunk in that this team is so close from reaching […] Tundra Talk podcast: Looking ahead to Packers-Falcons in NFC Championship Game - Lombardi Ave - Lombardi Ave - A Green Bay Packers Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and more.

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Minneapolis Star-Tribune 46 mins ago

Listen: Grading the 2016 Vikings and looking ahead to the 2017 draft

Intro: What have we learned from the playoffs so far and is Sam Bradford ELITE; 15:00 -- Dane Brugler of CBS Sports joins to talk NFL draft and the Vikings options. 35:00 -- Breaking down Andrew Krammer's team grades. 43:00 -- Listener questions.

Fireworks In Arlington: Why the Green Bay Packers won

In what was easily the most exciting game in this year’s playoffs, the Green Bay Packers came away with an thrilling 34-31 victory over the Dallas Cowboys in the Divisional Round of the 2016 NFL Playoffs. Despite a massive early lead, things got mighty hectic towards the end for the team. Still, Green Bay managed […] Fireworks In Arlington: Why the Green Bay Packers won - Lombardi Ave - Lombardi Ave - A Green Bay Packers Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and more.
CSN Chicago 1 hour ago

CSN to chronicle a dominant New Year's Day playoff performance on the next installment of Bears Classics

Bears Classics presented by Xfinity to debut Monday, January 23 at 8:00 PM CT -- Exclusively on CSNNarrated by Chicago Bears/Pro Football Hall of Fame legend DICK BUTKUS
Fallon hands Ha Ha, other Packers a punchline

Fallon hands Ha Ha, other Packers a punchline

"Tonight Show" superlatives segment features 6 Packers players, including Crosby, Barclay        
Minneapolis Star-Tribune 4 hours ago

Grades, outlook: Vikings' kicking, punting options open after uneven year on special teams

This is the eighth in an eight-part series reviewing the 2016 Vikings and looking ahead by position. Previously: OL / RB, TE / WR / QB/ DL/ LB / DB Special teams didn’t escape the highs and lows of a .500 season, contributing directly to both wins and losses between Blair Walsh misses, fumbles and coverage busts to return touchdowns from Marcus Sherels and Cordarrelle Patterson in the sixth Vikings season for special teams coordinator Mike Priefer. The league’s best kick return team (27.3 yards per), featuring Patterson as an All-Pro selection, contrasted with the second-worst kickoff...
FOX Sports 5 hours ago
Detroit Lions Postseason Grades: Wide Receiver

Detroit Lions Postseason Grades: Wide Receiver

Detroit Lions Overall Wide Receiver Grade: "B"It was certainly a roller coaster season for this Detroit Lions wide receiver group. They came into the season with extremely low expectations after losing Calvin Johnson to an unexpected retirement at the age of 30. Lions G.M. Bob Quinn repl...
Grand Rapids Press 8 hours ago
Detroit Lions 2016 review: Receivers, tight ends show flashes in incomplete year

Detroit Lions 2016 review: Receivers, tight ends show flashes in incomplete year

In the third part of their Lions position review series, Nate Atkins and Kyle Meinke take a look at the wide receivers and tight ends who combined for an incomplete season overall.

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    Aaron Rodgers

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  • 4 Jared Cook

    Jared Cook

    Montgomery on Rodgers drawing up pass play to Cook

  • 2 Ty Montgomery

    Ty Montgomery

    Montgomery on Rodgers drawing up pass play to Cook

  • 2 Jordy Nelson

    Jordy Nelson

    Packers had Jordy Nelson but were missing much more in loss to Falcons

  • 2 Jordan Howard

    Jordan Howard

    Report: Bears set to hire Curtis Modkins as running backs coach

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