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After a disappointing defeat at the hands of the San Francisco 49ers (1-0) last week, the Green Bay Packers (0-1) throw open the gates to welcome the Washington Redskins (0-1) for their 2013 home opener. Kickoff for the contest is set for 12 p.m. CT at Lambeau Field, with the action to be broadcast on […]The post Green Bay Packers to grind out close win against Washington Redskins by Rourke Douglas Decker appeared first on Water Cooler Sports.
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The Redskins lost to the Packers on Sunday, and looked pretty bad doing it. Led by quarterback Robert Griffin III, Washington failed to get on the scoreboard until almost eight minutes into the third quarter, were out-possessed by almost five full minutes and converted only three of 11 attempts on third down.
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GREEN BAY, Wis. -- On his first-ever rushing attempt at Lambeau Field, Green Bay Packers rookie running back Eddie Lacy suffered a concussion.
Lacy rushed for 10 yards on the play before Washington Redskins safety Brandon Meriweather led with his helmet to take him down. There was no penalty on the play, but replays clearly showed that Meriweather made helmet-to-helmet contact with...
GREEN BAY, Wis. -- Mike McCarthy knew the statistic without hesitation. It may have taken him 24 hours to find out, but the Green Bay Packers' coach was very much aware of the historic performance that his group of receivers had Sunday in a Week 2 victory over the Washington Redskins.
Though it was quarterback Aaron Rodgers who garnered most of the post-game attention for the...
Hits to the head have been a point of emphasis throughout the NFL this season and it didn't take long in Week 2 for a big one to have taken place in the Washington-Green Bay game.
On the Packers' opening drive, Green Bay running back Eddie Lacy carried the ball for 10 yards and was hit in the head by the Redskins' Brandon Meriweather with no foul being called...
Whew, that was ugly...If you're a Redskins' fan like myself, that was one of the most putrid and embarrassing performances I've seen in a long time. There is a myriad of issues at hand (we'll get to that). If you're a Packers fan, well you have a lot to be excited about on this Monday. My prediction article before the weekend, well....that didn't go so well...
The Redskins are 0-2 and in both games, Robert Griffin III played the same way: horribly in the 1st half only to recover in the 2nd half. Unfortunately, the Redskins have been unable to overcome Griffin III’s horrible play in the 1st half and that’s why they’re winless at the moment.
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Neither the Redskins’ secondary, nor a stiff neck had a chance against Aaron Rodgers on Sunday. In the Packers’ home opener, the quarterback totaled 335 first-half passing yards on the way another noteworthy day.
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Green Bay Packers rookie running back Eddie Lacy suffered a concussion following a huge hit from Brandon Meriweather.
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Alfred Morris — Didn’t fumble and ran for 107 on 13 carries.
Pierre Garcon — Eight catches for 143...