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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 said Wednesday. "(Playing in a) dome? Are you kidding me? Would you rather play outside?"
When it was suggested to Jennings that the customary response is to say that it's always better to play at home, the soon-to-be free agent didn't change his mind.
"No, no, that's a politically correct answer," Jennings said. "I'm done with politically correct right now. I'm realistic. Do you guys want to go report out there in the cold?"
The assembled media seemed to silently agree that cold weather isn't ideal.
"OK; as long as you guys report that you don...
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Likely much to the chagrin of die-hard Packers fans, Greg Jennings says he would prefer to play on the road in the playoffs instead of Lambeau Field.
GREEN BAY, Wis. -- 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 regular-season finale.
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When Greg Jennings' sister took to Twitter during last weekend's Packers-Vikings game to mercilessly criticize Green Bay quarterback Aaron Rodgers, Packers fans immediately began to wonder what the rant might do to the NFL MVP's relationship with his two-time Pro Bowl receiver.
Apparently, not that much.
Jennings was left to explain why his sister called Rodgers the most...
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The Green Bay Packers have one of the most storied stadiums in NFL history.
From the likes of Bart Starr to Brett Favre, to today’s 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.
With such great history and great players, fans might safely assume that Packers players love to play...
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
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