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Green Bay Packers
St. Louis Rams
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GREEN BAY, Wis. A matchup with the St. Louis Rams is not an easy win like it had been in recent years. The Rams were one of the NFL's worst teams, winning only 15 games over the past five seasons combined. That is, of course, as many games as the Packers won just last year alone. But with St. Louis handing the team over to new head coach Jeff Fisher, the Rams have the same record as Green Bay this season at 3-3 and are moving in the right direction.
Here are five things to watch for in this game:
1. Another 40-plus point game from the Packers' offense:
Scoring more than 40 points in a game like Green Bay did in its Week 6 win over the Houston Texans is not a common feat in the NFL, with the Packers being the only team last weekend to score that much. However, it was a frequent occurrence for Green Bay last season, scoring at least 40 points in six games. That was how dominant the Packers' offense was in 2011.
Prior to Week 6, Green Bay's highest point total this...
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GREEN BAY, Wis. Clay Matthews has plenty of admirers. Packers fans have been imitating the star outside linebacker's post-sack celebrations ever since Matthews burst into the NFL as a first-round pick in 2009.
Now, there may officially be a winner for best impersonation.
Matthews recently tweeted out the above picture along with the question: "Whose child is this??"...
GREEN BAY, Wis. -- Next man up. It's not a new idea in the NFL and it's one that the Packers are once again becoming quite familiar with as their injury report continues to grow.But in Green Bay this season, the next man up at many positions is arguably just as good as -- if not better than -- the player he's replacing. The depth on the Packers' roster, as put together...
Green Bay Packers quarterback Aaron Rodgers was able to
return to practice this week and will suit up this weekend against the St.
Louis Rams, but four other starters will not play. The Packers will be without
defensive tackle B.J. Raji, cornerback Sam Shields, linebacker Nick Perry and
wide receiver Greg Jennings, reports ESPN Wisconsin.
The Green Bay Packers...
Aaron Rodgers and the Green Bay Packers made themselves right at home in St. Louis.
Backed by a huge contingent of cheeseheads who were every bit as loud as the real home fans, Rodgers passed for three touchdowns and Green Bay's depleted defense clamped down on the Rams in a 30-20 victory on Sunday.
Randall Cobb caught two touchdown passes and Jordy Nelson had eight receptions...
The Green Bay Packers have had a very interesting start to their season. The opening day loss to the 49ers at Lambeau wasn't too crazy but fans expected a lot more from reigning MVP Aaron Rodgers and company. The following week it was the Bears offensive line that allowed Clay Matthews to sack the Pack to victory. After that was the "Fail Mary" game where Green...
(Eds: With AP Photos.) The Green Bay Packers are about to find out if their defense truly is deeper than it was last season.
The Packers ranked dead last in the NFL in yards allowed in 2011, prompting general manager Ted Thompson to use his first six draft picks on defensive players and add two more rookie defenders via free agency.
Some of those rookies, along with several holdovers...
It’s Week 7 and there are six teams with a bye week. The injuries continue to pile up and teams taking a week off are not helping you as lineup...
ST. LOUIS -- Another week, another weapon emerges for the Green Bay Packers. Wide receiver Randall Cobb continued his breakout second season Sunday at Edward Jones Dome. Cobb scored two second-half touchdowns to help Green Bay pull away from scrappy St. Louis, leading to a 30-20 win that helped the Packers complete a stretch of three straight road games with a 2-1 record. He...
According to Michael David Smith of ProFootballTalk.com, during the 1996 NFL playoffs, the late great Reggie White made a deal with his teammates that he’ll give $500 to whoever makes a big hit.“In its latest filing in the bounty case, a copy of which PFT has obtained, the NFLPA says that the NFL knew White was paying teammates for hits and allowed it to continue, and therefore...
Missing six starters did not slow down the Green Bay Packers en-route to their 30-20 victory at St Louis Sunday. The Rams suffer their first home loss of the year and are 3-4 overall. Green Bay improves to 4-3.While the game was at St. Louis there was clearly a large contingent of Packer fans. Evident every time John Kuhn touched the ball and calls of KUUUUUHHHNN echoed throughout...
ST. LOUIS – The emergence of Randall Cobb continued Sunday at Edward Jones Dome. Green Bay’s second-year wide receiver scored two second half touchdowns to help his team pull away in a close game against scrappy St. Louis, leading to a 30-20 win that helped the Packers complete a stretch of three straight road games with a 2-1 record. Cobb turned Rams rookie corner Janoris...
For the first time in franchise history, the Green Bay Packers will play their third consecutive game in a dome. After road games with the Indianapolis Colts and Houston Texans, the St. Louis Rams are the next team to welcome Green Bay into their house.
The Rams (3-3) are an up-and-coming team with a stingy defense. All three of their wins have come at home, but they haven’t faced...
Green Bay Packers @ St Louis RamsGreen Bay: Shhhh. Those were the words the Aaron Rodgers had on Sunday night, after the Packers pasting of the Houston Texans, when asked if he had anything to say to the critics who said it was time to worry about the Packers. Well now, I guess we won’t worry about 6 TD passes. Now the Packers head off to face a scrappy Rams team that stands...