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Earlier in the season, it would have been appropriate to point out how the Green Bay Packers play down to lesser competition in close wins over the New Orleans Saints and Jacksonville Jaguars at home.
Can’t say that now though as the Packers (11-4) steam-rolled the Titans to the tune of 55-7.
Aaron Rodgers was responsible for four of the touchdowns, throwing three and rushing for another.
What It Means: It’s hard to say the Packers are peaking at the right time because of how bad the Titans looked. Their quarterback Jake Locker had a 0.00 passer rating at halftime. Still, the Packers defense looked great with their pressure and coverage. And what appears to be a trend is the improvement of the running game with the hybrid Ryan Grant/DuJuan Harris going for 109 yards and three touchdowns on 28 carries. Winners in eight of their last nine, the Packers can currently move into the second playoff spot with a Seattle Seahawks win over the San Francisco 49ers on Sunday Night Football. Tha...
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There is a ton of attention being given to the Seahawks out West, and they deserve it. Especially after their drubbing of the 49ers on Sunday night. But while every calls them the most dangerous team in the heading into the postseason, there is another team that everyone was focused on all of last season, [...]
Hot News for QB Aaron Rodgers
GREEN BAY, Wis. -- The Green Bay Packers sure look ready for the playoffs.
Aaron Rodgers threw for three touchdowns and ran for another, Ryan Grant scored twice and the Green Bay defense picked on Jake Locker early and often in a 55-7 rout of the Tennessee Titans on Sunday.
It was the most points scored by the Packers since they put up the same number against Tampa Bay on Oct....
Aaron Rodgers let it be known Sunday that he would prefer Randall Cobb stick to making big plays on offense -- and offense only. "He's a big-time player. Hope we can get him off special teams soon," the quarterback said following the Packers' 55-7 rout of Tennessee at Lambeau Field. Rodgers' comments came after the versatile playmaker set Green Bay's...
Green Bay Packers QB Aaron Rodgers had a monster day, throwing for three TDs and rushing for another in their rout of the Tennessee Titans 55-7.
He wasn’t the only Packer with a big day. Receiver Randall Cobb set a new team record for single-season net yardage, and RB Ryan Grant ran for 80 yards on 20 carries and scoring two TDs.
The Packers defense made sure Titans QB Jake...
GREEN BAY, Wis. Green Bay Packers quarterback Aaron Rodgers wants Randall Cobb off special teams. And soon.Cobb, Green Bay's leading receiver this season, was injured midway through the third quarter after fielding a punt during the Packers' 55-7 rout of the Tennessee Titans on Sunday afternoon.After Cobb injured his right ankle, Green Bay's training staff assisted him...
The Packers did their part, winning for the ninth time in 10 games, as they chase the No. 2 seed in the NFC playoffs. Aaron Rodgers totaled four touchdowns and the defense dominated the punchless Titans. A 49ers loss tonight would put Green Bay into second place in the NFC.
After injuring his right ankle in the third quarter, is it worth the risk to continue using the record-setting playmaker on kick returns? Maybe not, Aaron Rodgers said, but under Mike McCarthy, the coach usually has seen the reward as greater than the risk.
WMFL Staff Consensus Rankings – Week 16
At the quarterback position both Zach and Rizzla see Aaron Rodgers and Tom Brady as the top two options with Tony Romo also being included as a QB1 due to his match-up with a the Saints and their porous secondary.
At the running back position both of our writers believe that KnowShown Moreno is a RB1 this week against the Browns in a matchup...