Found December 21, 2013 on SteelerAddicts:
The Pittsburgh Steelers won’t have to face Aaron Rodgers Sunday in Green Bay, according to the Pittsburgh Tribune-Review. Matt Flynn will start for the Packers in place of Rodgers, who will miss his seventh straight game with a broken collarbone. That gives the Steelers a boost in this game. It also improves their chances of making the playoffs. The Steelers (6-8) must win their final two games and get all sorts of help to make the playoffs. If they went up against Rodgers Sunday, their chances of making the playoffs would equal the chances of an average man dating a supermodel. Now that they don’t have to worry about Rodgers, their chances of making the playoffs now are like the chances of an average man dating a supermodel under six feet tall. In other words, it’s still pretty much impossible no matter who plays quarterback for the Packers. Keeping track of every game that must go the Steelers’ way to keep their playoff hopes alive can be as difficult as it’s been for Jarvis Jones...

Report: Aaron Rodgers worried about not appearing tough enough

We mentioned earlier that Packers quarterback Aaron Rodgers wasn’t even close to playing this week and that he’s still at a high risk of re-injuring his collarbone. According to,  Rodgers is also worried about his image.  He doesn’t want to look like he’s not not tough enough to play through injuries the way Brett Favre did. Upon ruling out Rodgers on Friday, Packers...

The top 10 Green Bay Packers of all-time

The Packers have sorely missed Aaron Rodgers this season. The Green Bay Packers have been without Aaron Rodgers for over 27 quarters of football so far this season, and it’s been pretty evident that the offense misses him. His absence has lead to some discussion on the word “valuable” and what it means to the Packers, and it’s also stirred debate as to where Rodgers fits...

Preview: Steelers at Packers

Back-to-back come-from-behind victories have the Green Bay Packers in control of their postseason chances, but they'll have to make do without Aaron Rodgers for at least one more week. Rodgers will miss his seventh straight game due to a fractured left collarbone Sunday against the visiting Pittsburgh Steelers, leaving Matt Flynn under center again as the Packers try to keep...

Aaron Rodgers Not Expected to Play Sunday vs. Steelers

The Green Bay Packers control their own destiny in the NFC North. Win the last two games, and they will host a home playoff game. It made many speculate that quarterback Aaron Rodgers will assuredly come back this weekend, in a must win situation. It appears he still isn’t ready to play. THIS JUST IN: […]

Photo: Aaron Rodgers photobombs teammates while disguised as Santa

Despite being sidelined due to injury, Aaron Rodgers is still making his presence felt as a captain for the Green Bay Packers.Seen here is Rodgers disguised as Santa Claus lurking behind fellow captains Sam Shields, John Kuhn, and Jarrett Boykin. Photobomb, anyone?As great as his shenanigans were on the sidelines Sunday, Rodgers was sorely missed on the field, where the Packers dropped...

Aaron Rodgers 'ready to play,' but still not cleared

Mike McCarthy said Aaron Rodgers looks ready to play. The Packers organization, though, hasn't medically cleared the quarterback.

Pittsburgh Steelers at Green Bay Packers: 2013 Week 16 NFL Pick

Pittsburgh Steelers (5-9) at Green Bay Packers (7-6-1) Aaron Rodgers is out for this one and, given that, it’s a little absurd that the Packers are favorites here at home. The Steelers are better than their 6-8 record. They’ve just been killed by a 1-5 record in games decided by a touchdown or less. In DVOA, they rank 13th. They are moving the chains at a 71.60% rate, as opposed...

Packers' Injury Report: Aaron Rodgers, Eddie Lacy, Johnny Jolly

The Packers will be without Aaron Rodgers again this week as they take on the Pittsburgh Steelers. Though he looked good in practice, the team doctors decided that it would be best not to let him return. It is likely that if the Packers were not in the playoff race, Rodgers would have already been placed on Injured Reserve.In other news, both defensive end Johnny Jolly (shoulder...

Aaron Rodgers Does Little at Practice, Matt Flynn Takes First Team Reps

Yesterday, Matt Flynn took the first team reps which seemed to indicate that the Packers are planning on playing Flynn for Sunday's game against the Steelers. Today's practice only solidifies that thought, as Aaron Rodgers was seen mostly standing by the sideline while Matt Flynn and Scott Tolzien took a majority of the individual drills. The news comes courtesy of...

Green Bay Packers: Time for America’s favorite new game show!

Aaron Rodgers (Mike McGinnis/Getty Images) For the third straight week, the Green Bay Packers coaching and medical staff will have to determine what is starting to seem like America’s favorite new game show:  Will Aaron Rodgers play this week?  There was a thought that Rodgers’ collarbone would have healed enough to play against the Atlanta Falcons two weeks ago, but that idea...

Matt Flynn narrowly escapes decapitation at the hands of a Steelers defender

Matt Flynn is once again getting the start in place of Aaron Rodgers for the Packers this weekend against the Steelers. Apparently, someone “up there” is a fan of Flynn because the backup was nearly decapitated by an overly-aggressive Pittsburgh defender during a first half scramble in Green Bay. That’s a close shave if I’ve ever seen one. [@CorkGaines] The post Matt Flynn...

Matt Flynn hits cameraman in the groin with pass

getty images Green Bay Packers quarterback Matt Flynn has had trouble finding targets in the endzone today. Well, unless you are this unfortunate cameraman. In the third quarter of Sunday’s game against the Pittsburgh Steelers, Flynn threw a pass to the back of the endzone out of the reach of Jordy Nelson and Jarrett Boykin but into the nuts of one cameraman. Not much else to say but ouch.

Packers' Flynn looking more like starter against Steelers

All signs from early in practice today suggest that Matt Flynn will be the Packers’ quarterback this week against the Pittsburgh Steelers. During the portion of practice open to reporters today, the Packers ran one short team period, and Flynn took the starter’s reps, Scott Tolzien took the backup snaps and Aaron Rodgers took none. So it’s looking more and more like Rodgers...

Behind Enemy Lines with Neal Coolong from

Amanda and Chris try to make sense of what was the cause of the turnaround against the Cowboys, discuss the talented and improving secondary and Chris tries to rationalize starting Matt Flynn again in Week 16. The duo are then joined by Neal Coolong from, where they discuss the Steelers’ turnaround, the emergence of Antonio Brown, discuss the upcoming...
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