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GREEN BAY, Wis. -- The oldest rivalry in the NFL has become quite one-sided in recent seasons with the Packers winning four consecutive games, but a Week 2 matchup on Thursday night at Lambeau Field against the Bears could create early separation between the two teams in the NFC North.Green Bay lost at home to the 49ers in Week 1 while Chicago easily took care of the Colts, setting the stage for the Packers -- who were 15-1 last season -- to potentially fall to 0-2. History has not been kind to teams who lose their first two games, especially in Green Bay. Since the NFL's current playoff format began in 1990, not one of the five Packers teams that started 0-2 made it to the postseason.With Aaron Rodgers, the NFL's reigning Most Valuable Player, throwing the ball to one of the league's best collection of wide receivers, it seems inconceivable that the 2010 Super Bowl champions could even possibly be in danger of not qualifying for the playoffs this season. But if the Bear...
BEST OF MAXIM
Another day, another player unhappy with the replacement officials for the way they called a game over the weekend. While I’m sure many of you have already grown tired of hearing the whining, Aaron Rodgers at least kept it unique with his complaints during an interview Jason Wilde on ESPN Radio in Wisconsin. Unlike some players who have blamed the officials for their lack of production...
By all indications, Green Bay Packers quarterback Aaron Rodgers appears to be an affable fellow with a pretty good sense of humor. In fact, I imagine much like Mitt Romey, Rodgers lives for laughter, but that’s another story altogether. During his Tuesday appearance with Jason Wilde on ESPN Radio Milwaukee, Rodgers discussed a multitude of topics, including Green [...]
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...
TELLIN' IT LIKE IT IS
Packers QB Aaron Rodgers, commenting on the replacement refs working the game against the 49ers, noted that there were "some bizarre calls on both sides."
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...
GREEN BAY, Wis. -- Aaron Rodgers met with the media Tuesday, moving up his weekly appearance by one day as the Packers adjust to a very shortened time frame in between games.For only the second time in the past year, Rodgers is coming off a regular-season loss and answered more questions about areas of improvement than the NFL's Most Valuable Player is used to.With the Chicago...
It's one of the best rivalries in the NFL, and it will take center stage on Thursday night in Green Bay. That's where the defending NFC North champion Green Bay Packers will welcome the hated Chicago Bears to Lambeau. While it is only Week 2, this one is important for both teams. It's important for the Packers given their Week 1 loss to the 49ers. Meanwhile, the Bears...
Where to Put 'em is the Fantasy Football Nerd's look at the best and worst matchups for Week 2 of the NFL season. Decisions are based upon the FFN rankings and matchup analysis. Given the known conditions, these matchups are the ones to watch and/or avoid.
This list does not generally include the elite players that you are going to start regardless of matchup. You don...
It’s Thursday Night Football in the NFL where the Chicago Bears traveled to Lambeau Field where Aaron Rodgers and Jay Cutler had a contest to see who could be the worst quarterback on the field. Cutler was visibly frustrated with his offensive lineman after a play and followed him to yell at him and give him a little shove. We all know Cutler keeps calm under pressure… Also,...
Chicago Bears (1-0) at Green Bay Packers (0-1)
This is the game of the week right here. I’ve been high on the Bears all offseason, naming them as one of my underrated teams. In fact, I thought they were the 2nd best team in the NFC, but couldn’t have them winning the division because the Packers were just so good. Well, the Packers aren’t looking so good anymore. Aaron Rodgers...
It was not a pretty night for quarterbacks in the football universe, unless your name happens to be Aaron Rodgers of course. While the Green Bay Packers were humiliating Jay Cutler and the Chicago Bears up in Lambeau Field, there was college football to soak in.
Rutgers 23, South Florida 13 (AP recap) - It was far from pretty, but Rutgers improved to 3-0 with a strong second...