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Running back James Starks (knee/ankle) and receiver/kick returner Randall Cobb (groin) have been ruled out for Sunday. Coach Mike McCarthy would not say Friday whether quarterback Aaron Rodgers will sit the game out.
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GREEN BAY, Wis. — Aaron Rodgers is among several star players who are inactive for the Green Bay Packers' regular season finale against the Detroit Lions on Sunday.
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Aaron Rodgers is inactive for the Green Bay Packers' regular season finale against the Detroit Lions on Sunday.
Backup Matt Flynn will start for the Packers, who already have clinched the No. 1 seed in the NFC and are facing windy, snowy conditions at Lambeau Field.
The Packers will rest several other star players with nagging injuries, including cornerback Charles Woodson...
In 2008, Matt Flynn was practically a seventh-round afterthought behind Aaron Rodgers and Brian Brohm. Thinking back at Flynn's strengths, the ability to throw the ball never crossed offensive coordinator Joe Philbin's mind. The new Flynn figures to be on display on Sunday.
Aaron Rodgers is inactive for the Green Bay Packers' regular season finale against the Detroit Lions on Sunday. Backup Matt Flynn will start for the Packers, who already have clinched the No. 1 seed in the NFC and are facing windy, snowy conditions at Lambeau Field. The Packers will rest several other star players with nagging injuries, including cornerback Charles Woodson, linebacker Clay...
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Packers quarterback Aaron Rodgers will not play today against the Lions in the final game of the regular season. Matt Flynn will start instead. Follow all the action in our blog hosted by beat writer Tom Silverstein from Lambeau Field. You can also follow the game with our live box score.
GREEN BAY, Wis. -- With the Detroit Lions (10-5) in need of a win Sunday in order to secure the No. 5 seed in the NFC playoffs, they caught a bit of a break by catching the Green Bay Packers (14-1) on a week that means nothing for the defending Super Bowl champs.The Packers secured home-field advantage throughout the playoffs last weekend and now just need to get through their final...
Divide and Conquer
Coaches and pundits agree that the best strategy to stopping the Packers’ offense is an effective four-man pass rush complemented by a physical two-man high coverage. Nearly every team has employed this strategy, though only the Chiefs played it effectively for a full game. Unfortunately for cornerbacks low on the depth chart, this means locking up with one...
The Green Bay Packers will be without four of their best players for today's regular-season finale, de-activating quarterback Aaron Rodgers, cornerback Charles Woodson, linebacker Clay Matthews and receiver Greg Jennings.
Confusion, bewilderment, frustration, nervousness, excitement — the loonies that play through Week 17 always run a gauntlet of emotions. With the Packers and Texans locked into place and potentially the Falcons come game-time, several stars (e.g. Aaron Rodgers, Arian Foster and Roddy White) who carried fantasy owners to the championship may quietly disappear behind the curtain...