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GREEN BAY, Wis. Mike Daniels. DuJuan Harris. These two lesser-known Packers rookies were the difference in the team's 27-20 victory Sunday night over the Detroit Lions at Lambeau Field.
Touchdowns by Daniels -- a defensive lineman who scored on a fumble recovery -- and Harris -- an undrafted first-year player who was added to the active roster Dec. 1 -- sparked Green Bay's win in a game when quarterback Aaron Rodgers didn't even throw a touchdown pass.
"You wouldn't quite expect it from those guys," Rodgers said.
Rodgers scored on a 27-yard run, the longest of his career, but it was the first time in 35 home games in which the NFL's reigning Most Valuable Player didn't throw for a touchdown.
"I've put up plenty of numbers in the past and we've won a lot of games here," Rodgers said. "When you go through a season like last year, you realize that the numbers and the wins in the regular season are nice, but it's all abou...
BEST OF MAXIM
For the second week in a row the Green Bay Packers used a strong second half to secure a victory, this time it was against the Detroit Lions.
It was a snowy night in Lambeau Field, but the adverse weather conditions didn’t slow down the Lions at first. After the opening drive, the Lions jumped out to a quick 7-0 lead after a 12 play, 80-yard drive.
With a chance to even the score...
So as the season winds down I slowly lose my mind. Nowhere is this more evident than in me referencing a Grease song. I haven’t even seen the dang thing and, no, I don’t have to. There are only two musicals I’ll subject myself to. One is Rocky Horror Picture Show and the other is Little Shop of Horrors. Steve Martin as a rebellious, jet black-haired, sadistic dentist...
The Detroit Lions will play against the Green Bay Packers Sunday night. Al Michaels and Chris Colinsworth will call the game which has a 8:20 p.m. EST kickoff and can be seen on NBC.
Green Bay will look to extend its lead in the NFC North as they seek their ninth win of the season. The Chicago Bears (8-5) lost earlier in the day. Detroit will be looking to halt a four game losing...
Balance was the word of the day for the Green Bay Packers on a snowy night at Lambeau Field.
A breakdown of 32 rushing plays compared to 24 passing plays helped the Packers (9-4) overcome the Detroit Lions by the score of 27-20.
Even the famous and tremendously funny Will Ferrell was digging the Packers on this night with his winter knit Packers cap and a performance of “Roll Out...
The streakThe last time the Detroit Lions beat the Green Bay Packers in Wisconsin -- mid-December of 1991 -- Erik Kramer was their quarterback and Mike Tomczak was somehow quarterbacking the Pack. The Packers were playing out a 4-12 season and the Lions were preparing for the playoffs as NFC Central Division champs. Detroit won 21-17. Since then -- over the next 20 years -- the Lions...
Two Green Bay Packer rookies scored touchdowns leading to a 27-20 victory over the Detroit Lions Sunday night, marking the 22nd straight year Detroit has lost in Wisconsin versus Green Bay."I was thinking this would be a waste of a beautiful day, to end that streak," Rodgers said. "Playing in the snow, a great crowd. Hopefully we can keep that (streak) going as long...
Packer Report takes a quick-hitting look back at the Packers' 27-20 victory over the Lions on Sunday night. The key to the game was Mike Daniels' touchdown. The numbers include one player chasing history and another whose chase has ended.
The Green Bay Packers added even more spice to next weekend's game in Chicago, moving within one win of the NFC North title with their 27-20 victory over the Detroit Lions on Sunday night.
DaJuan Harris rushed for a score in the first NFL game of his career, Aaron Rodgers added the longest TD run of his career and Mike Daniels returned a fumble 43 yards as the Packers (9-4)...
The Green Bay Packers did what they needed to do last night in the snow flurries at Lambeau Field: beat an inferior team in the guise of the Detroit Lions, 27-20 (my prediction was 24-17...close!). In the process, the Packers kept their Wisconsin winning streak over the Lions going, now at 22 games. The last time Detroit won a game in the Badger state was 1991. There might even be...
GREEN BAY, Wis. -- After seven weeks without future Hall of Fame defensive back Charles Woodson and six weeks without Pro Bowl outside linebacker Clay Matthews, Packers coach Mike McCarthy still isnt sure about the status of his two star defensive players.
"I'm hopeful," McCarthy said Monday. "Im hopeful they practice, hopeful they play. I don't have any new...
While other teams face complicated playoff scenarios and confusing tiebreakers, the task is quite simple for the Green Bay Packers.
Beat the Bears at Soldier Field next weekend and the NFC North title is theirs.
The Packers opened a one-game lead over Chicago with their 27-20 victory over the Detroit Lions on Sunday night. The Bears had lost at Minnesota a few hours earlier, ceding...
Astute observations from over the weekend.
Didn’t Dujan Harris play for Memphis and was a lottery pick? Oh yeah, Dujuan Wagner…my bad.
How many hundreds of (or even thousands) of dudes are like sitting on the couch watching the NFL games and being like, I could gain 100 yards in the NFL, I just need a shot. Seriously. Dujuan Harris looks good. Bryce Brown…the 100 running...
GREEN BAY, Wis. -- When it's not Aaron Rodgers, it's Mike Daniels and DuJuan Harris. So it goes for the Green Bay Packers, who took over first place in the NFC North and extended their NFL-record, 22-game, head-to-head home winning streak against the Detroit Lions by earning a 27-20 victory Sunday night at snowy Lambeau Field. Green Bay, getting touchdowns from two unlikely...
Mike McCarthy likes the forecast for Sunday night.
''Well, we live in Green Bay, Wisconsin, so snow's going to happen,'' the Packers coach said Friday. ''I hope it does snow. I think it'd be great. It's a great setting. Personally, I think snow's fun to play in, so I think our players will enjoy it.''
The Packers host Detroit on Sunday...