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Green Bay receiver Jordy Nelson's knee looked pretty healthy Sunday against the 49ers.Fantasy Spin:Nelson had knee surgery in early August and missed most of training camp, but he had 130 yards and a touchdown on seven receptions Sunday. As one of Aaron Rodgers' top-two targets, Nelson will have a huge season if he stays on the field.
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Aaron Rodgers says he still has not received an apology phone call from former friend and business partner Ryan Braun. Braun has been calling Milwaukee Brewers season ticket holders in an effort to apologize for using steroids and repeatedly lying about it, and to rehab his image. The Green Bay Packers MVP quarterback says he […]
Aaron Rodgers (Photo Credit: Cary Edmondson/ USA TODAY Sports)
The game was a slug fest. When one team would score the other would answer. When one team made a defensive stop, the other would counter again. For the third time in 12 months, the Packers and 49ers took the field against one another and showed why each could be the NFC representative in the Super Bowl. In the end...
MVP: QB Aaron Rodgers (Green Bay)
Rodgers was my highest ranked quarterback in my top-200 and in my fantasy projections and the top quarterback usually wins this award as long as his team makes the playoffs. In his last 45 games, including the playoffs, Rodgers has thrown for 114 touchdowns, 20 interceptions, and 12738 yards. Over 16 games, that’s 41 touchdowns, 7 interceptions...
Green Bay receiver James Jones did not have a catch in the season opener.Fantasy Spin:Jones only saw two targets while Aaron Rodgers looked for Jordy Nelson, Randall Cobb and Jermichael Finley a combined 30 times. Jones had just 784 yards last season but led the NFL with 14 touchdown receptions.
Handing out grades following the Green Bay Packers' 34-28 loss to the San Francisco 49ers:
Passing Offense: A-
Aaron Rodgers apparently didn't need more than the five drives and 46 snaps he got in preseason, as the Packers quarterback performed at a high level in San Francisco. Rodgers completed 21 of 37 passes for 333 yards, with three touchdowns and one interception for...
Aaron Rodgers once said that he didn't regret backing his friend up when Ryan Braun was suspended from Major League Baseball for 65 game for using performance-enhancing drugs. Apparently, their business relationship will be changing, though.
A restaurant group that owns a restaurant co-owned by Braun and Rodgers has cut ties with the Brewers outfielder, according to USA Today...
Green Bay wideout Randall Cobb was targeted 12 times and had seven receptions for 108 yards and a touchdown.Fantasy Spin:At 5-foot-10 and 192 pounds Cobb doesn't look like a prototypical receiver, but as Aaron Rodgers' expected top target he is a fantasy stud.
San Francisco 49ers head coach Jim Harbaugh said Green Bay Packers linebacker Clay Matthews’ late hit against Colin Kapernick was a “cheap shot” on his quaterback. “All in all, there were a lot of things going on in
When Aaron Rodgers called out Brewers former MVP Ryan Braun in July for lying to Rodgers about PED use Rodgers said it hadn’t been determined whether their restaurant partnership will continue. It looks like a decision has been made and it’s not a good one for Braun. From a joint statement released by SURG Restaurant Group:
Restaurant group co-owner Michael Polaski said he...
In case there were any doubts before I think it is safe to say now that the Aaron Rodgers/ Ryan Braun bromance is over.
In case you have been away from a computer for the last few months, Green Bay Packers quarterback and Milwaukee Brewers slugger Ryan Braun were buddies--that is until Braun lied to Rodgers about taking PEDs.
If it was just the personal lie the relationship...
Ryan Braun has been busy making the apology rounds on his road to redemption, but in the process, it appears he may have skipped over the “A” names in his phone book.
After issuing a public apology, the disgraced slugger personally called up some Brewers’ season ticket holders in an attempt to mend fences, as well as admit his guilt and regret. But Braun has yet to reach out...
The Green Bay Packers found a way to keep Colin Kaepernick in the pocket and stop all those read-options runs that embarrassed them in the playoffs.
They just had no answer for his arm.
Or his newest receiver.
Kaepernick threw for a career-high 412 yards and three touchdowns to outduel Aaron Rodgers, and the San Francisco 49ers held off the Packers 34-28 on Sunday in the season...
We have some incredible facts to put into context the challenge facing the unlikely offensive tackle duo of David Bakhtiari and Don Barclay. They'll be put to the test against the Niners' elite defense. "We’ve got to win a lot of those battles," quarterback Aaron Rodgers said.