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The Green Bay Packers have always had one of the best home-field advantages in football, especially late in the season and into the playoffs. The cold Wisconsin weather typically works in the Packersâ favor, as most of the players are used to the elements unlike teams that visit from warmer climates. However, not all of Green Bayâs players consider it an advantage. On Wednesday, Greg Jennings told the Journal Sentinel that there are a number of reasons he feels more comfortable away from Lambeau Field in January. âIâm not opposed to playing (at home),â Jennings said. âObviously, with our crowd and our fans, thatâs what we want as a team. But going on the road, being isolated away from everyone, I think the focus level and the sense of urgency is just a tad higher because youâre dependent on your teammate. You travel, youâre in a hotel â youâre all together. Itâs you guys against everyone else outside of that hotel.â The seventh-year receiver said he knows his response isnât what Pa
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GREEN BAY, Wis. -- The benefits of playing at home in the NFL playoffs are supposed to significantly outweigh any potential drawbacks. When that home game takes place at a storied venue like Lambeau Field, it typically makes the advantages even greater.
But Packers wide receiver Greg Jennings doesn't see it that way.
"Absolutely, I would be on turf quick," Jennings...
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Having a playoff game in January in Lambeau Field is supposed to be an advantage for the Green Bay Packers
But Packers wide receiver Greg Jennings doesn't see it that way, Paul Imig of FOX Sports Wisconsin reports.
"Absolutely, I would be on turf quick," Jennings said Wednesday. "(Playing in a) dome? Are you kidding me? Would you rather play outside?"...
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Aaron Rodgers says he did not take offense to Greg Jenningsâ sisterâs comments on Twitter last weekend (Credit: AP Photo)
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From the likes of Bart Starr to Brett Favre, to todayâs stars in Aaron Rodgers and Clay Matthews, there is a certain magic feel in the air when the Packers strap up for a home playoff game in the cold.
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It didn't take long for Packers wide receiver Greg Jennings to find
out that his sister, Valyncia Jennings, had taken several shots at
quarterback Aaron Rodgers via Twitter during Green Bay's