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Randy Moss found his way back to familiar turf, celebrating a touchdown at Lambeau Field in his new uniform.
The San Francisco 49ers defense kept Aaron Rodgers and the Green Bay Packers out of the end zone for most of the day -- then made sure they didn't give the game away.
Showing the same brand of dominant defense that powered them to the NFC Championship Game last season, the 49ers smothered Rodgers and the Packers offense, then made one last stand to stop a late rally in a 30-22 victory on Sunday.
49ers linebacker Ahmad Brooks said the 49ers' win could be an "eye opener" for the Packers, and a sign that the 49ers are poised for another big playoff run.
"Maybe we'll see them again in the NFC Championship," Brooks said.
Facing a Packers team that lost only once in the 2011 regular season was a tough opening road test, but the 49ers were more than ready.
"We were just tremendously on it today, and that was a big part of our victory,"...
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GREEN BAY, Wis. -- If Packers quarterback Aaron Rodgers did lose a bet with the members of Boyz II Men, the NFL's Most Valuable Player isn't ready to make it public or pay up quite yet.
According to a report by TMZ, Rodgers was able to convince the legendary R&B group to sing the National Anthem before Green Bay's season-opening game against the San Francisco 49ers...
Aaron Rodgers must have really liked the Packers' chances on Sunday. The Green Bay Packers quarterback liked his team's chances so much, in fact, that he was willing to lay his dignity -- and not to mention his team pride -- on the line for a bet with one very popular musical group from the '90s. NFL.com points out that the quarterback supposedly had a bet with everyone...
Packers In Search Of First Win As Bears Visit
The Green Bay Packers explosive offense was muzzled in their season-opener and that’s exactly what the Chicago Bears want to hear. The two division rivals will meet up on Thursday night at Lambeau Field.
People making their NFL picks were surprised to see the Packers score just 22 points their Week 1 loss to San Francisco...
San Francisco's defense smothered Aaron Rodgers and the Green Bay offense for most of the game, then made one last stand to stop a late rally as the 49ers beat the Packers 30-22 on Sunday.
Randall Cobb got the Packers close with a 75-yard punt return for a touchdown, and a 2-point conversion cut the lead to 8. But Rodgers threw an interception to linebacker NaVorro Bowman and...
Josh Katzenstein of the Detroit News tweeted some smack talk from Lions DB Chris Houston.
Chris Houston talked a little smack about Randy Moss today. Called him a “possession receiver” and doesn’t think he can “take the top off.”
— Josh Katzenstein (@jkatzenstein_DN) September 10, 2012
When I first read that I had to ask myself who is Chris Houston. Seriously, I had...
At 3:25 central time the Green Bay Packers will kick off the 2012 NFL season against the San Francisco 49ers.
Some things to watch after the ball is put into play today include; Will the Green Bay Packer offense continue to put points on the board at the same rate they did last year?, Who will Aaron Rodgers throw the first touchdown pass to?, Will the first score be a...
During today's Chicago Bears podcast we wrapped up the weekend victory over the Indianapolis Colts. Talked about how good the Bears played and even some things the Bears have to improve upon as they make the trip to Lambeau field on Thursday. Bill Huber of Packer Report.com gave us all the insight on the Green Bay Packers as the Bears look to take a two game lead over the...
Despite matching their regular-season loss total from all of last year with a home defeat in Week 1, the Green Bay Packers aren't about to panic.
They'd be significantly more worried if the Chicago Bears come into Lambeau Field and make them 0-2.
The Bears have a prime opportunity to make an early statement in the NFC North on Thursday night when they try to end a four...