Found September 27, 2013 on The Penalty Flag:
The slow start to the Green Bay Packers’ season is again upon us, and despite the fact that the season is all of three weeks old many Packers fans are sounding the alarm and pin-balling throughout the Wisconsin streets in abject terror and all-consuming panic as the real America’s Team opens their season with one win and two losses. Green Bay bridges have reached maximum weight capacity from the long lines of devastated Packer-backers waiting their turn to leap off in despair... Read more

Packers DE Johnny Jolly working his way back to form

Green Bay Packers defensive end Johnny Jolly had been out of the league 3 years, yet he's deteremined to make an impact as he slowly works on getting into full NFL shape. "I've still got a long way to go," Jolly told the Associated Press, via Fox News. "I'm still working hard every day to get back, get up to the point that I need to be at.

Johnathan Franklin has breakout game playing 43 snaps for the Packers (Week 3 Touches and Targets)

It is tough to assess what it means from Week 4 given that James Starks, while replacing the injured Eddie Lacy, went down with an injury of his own but Johnathan Franklin got onto the field for the first time for Green Bay. He played in 43 snaps and carried the ball 13 times for 103 yards – becoming the second Packers RB in as many weeks to top 100 – adding three catches for...

Vontaze Burfict fined twice against the Packers

Today Bengals linebacker Vontaze Burfict has been fined a total of $31,000 for two infractions against the Packers in Cincinnati’s 34-30 victory. He was fined $21,000 for a hit to the head and neck area of a defenseless receiver and $10,000 for hitting an opposing player below the belt. Hopefully the Bengals can stop him […]

Packers not hamstrung despite rare early bye week

GREEN BAY, Wis. -- When the NFL schedule was released in April, a Week 4 bye for the Green Bay Packers certainly didn't seem like a positive. But with a 1-2 record and a slew of injuries, getting a break this early in the season is perfect timing for the Packers. Just the Packers and Carolina Panthers are off this weekend, drawing what's usually considered an unfortunate...

Green Bay Packers: Packers release Jeremy Ross

Jeremy Ross (Photo credit: Brace Hemmelgarn/ USA TODAY) On Monday, the Green Bay Packers released wide receiver/kick returner Jeremy Ross.  During his time with the Packers, Ross took over as the main return man in order for the Packers to save Randall Cobb for their offense.  Cobb took the NFL by storm from his first career game, where he returned a kickoff 108 yards for a touchdown...

Bengals LB fined 31,000 by NFL for two incidents vs. Packers

GREEN BAY, Wis. -- Earlier this week, Green Bay Packers tight end Ryan Taylor said that the low blow from Cincinnati Bengals linebacker Vontaze Burfict 'has no place in football.' On Friday, the NFL agreed with Taylor, fining Burfict 10,000 for his below-the-belt cheap shot in the third quarter of Week 3's game between the two teams. Taylor was flagged for a personal...

Paul Imig's Sept. 26 Packers mailbag

Here are all of the answers to this week's questions in the latest edition of Packers Mailbag: Q: What's up with all the hamstring injuries? Could this fall on the shoulders of Mark Lovat (strength and conditioning coach)? What is going to happen when the weather turns cold? -- Doug Payne, Junction City, WI Q: What's going on with all the hamstring injuries? Do the...

Green Bay Packer Try Out Kick Returners

Days after releasing kick returner/ receiver Jeremy Ross, the Packers have decided to bring in two potential replacements for workouts. Those players, defensive back B.J Hill of the Green Bay Blizzard, a member of the IFL,  and former Georgia Tech running back Orwin Smith, both of whom have kick return experience. Hill’s workout is perhaps the most entertaining, as it shows...

PackerPedia: Bungling the Bengals Game

There is plenty to talk about this week, as Mike and Dan review one of the strangest games in recent memory. They also discuss how much should be made of the sideline spat between Aaron Rodgers and Mike McCarthy, as well as the pros and cons of having the bye week so early this season. Listen using the player below or download the podcast from the Packers Talk Radio Network on Itunes...

Black, Blue, and Ornery: Letting bygones be bygones

Good morning, folks! Welcome to the Water Cooler Sports Black, Blue, and Ornery, your source for NFC North News on this Thursday, September 26th, 2013. We’re into the home stretch towards Sunday’s NFC North games, and I thought I touch on a topic that’s been abuzz. Green Bay Packers quarterback Aaron Rodgers has taken a […]The post Black, Blue, and Ornery: Letting bygones...

Fourth-Quarter Comeback History

By now, you've heard the numbers: Aaron Rodgers is 5-24 when trailing by one score in the fourth quarter and 9-26 when ties and overtime is included. Packer Report examines all 35 games to see who was really to blame (or credit).

By the Numbers: Comebacks

We go inside the numbers to detail Aaron Rodgers' success in fourth-quarter comeback situations.
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