kicker Crosby looks to bounce back after awful game
Mason Crosby survived one of the worst seasons of his career
by putting together five of his best. The
veteran Green Bay Packers kicker isn't looking at what
happened in 2012, when he made just 21 of 33 field-goal
attempts, as a pathway to bouncing back from a nightmarish
performance last week at Detroit.
Protecting the ball will solve Packers' woes
Protect the football and it should fix everything. That
seems to be the viewpoint of Mike McCarthy, whose Green Bay
Packers have a variety of issues that have led to a 2-2-1
take advantage of mistakes in 31-23 win over Packers
DETROIT Matthew Stafford
threw two touchdown passes and LeGarrette Blount ran for two
scores, lifting the Detroit Lions to a 31-23 win over the
Green Bay Packers on Sunday. Detroit (2-3) earned a win it
desperately needed under first-year coach Matt Patricia,
going into its bye week.
stunned by kicking woes
put together complete effort in 22-0 win over Bills
GREEN BAY, Wis. Aaron Rodgers
and Jimmy Graham connected on their first touchdown pass of
the year, and the Green Bay Packers put together their most
complete defensive effort of the season in a 22-0 win over
the Buffalo Bills on Sunday. Aaron Jones added 65 yards and
a score on 11 carries for the Packers, who slowed in the
second half after a fast start on offense.
WR Randall Cobb questionable with hamstring injury
GREEN BAY The
Green Bay Packers are listing receiver Randall Cobb as
questionable for this weekend's game against the Buffalo
Bills with a hamstring injury. Cobb
was added to the injury report on Thursday, when he was
forward? Packers' Rodgers returns for midweek practice
Quarterback Aaron Rodgers' injured left knee has apparently
improved to the point where he can take part in a midweek
practice. Green Bay's
star quarterback was limited in practice on Thursday as the
Packers prepare to face the Buffalo Bills this weekend.
Breeland adds veteran presence to Packers with House out
GREEN BAY A
ride on a golf cart during an offseason trip to the
Dominican Republic changed the course of Bashaud Breeland's
NFL career. The
cornerback's left foot was hanging out of the cart during
that March trip when it was bumped by another cart that
clipped Breeland's foot. An old wound that Breeland suffered
in fourth grade reopened.
'little sore,' Packers' Rodgers gets ready for Redskins
Aaron Rodgers channeled a fictional prize fighter to
describe how he felt after playing the Minnesota Vikings.
"If you've seen (the movie)
'Rocky III,' you know Clubber Lang has a prediction before
the fight: 'Pain,'" Rodgers said with a smile on
Wednesday. "That's kind of what it felt like."
misses 2 FGs in OT, Vikings and Packers tie
Daniel Carlson missed two field goals in overtime, including
one from 35 yards as time expired, and the Minnesota Vikings
had to settle for a 29-29 tie with the Green Bay Packers
after rallying from a late 13-point deficit on Sunday. The
rookie pushed his final kick wide right, just like his
attempt from 49 earlier in overtime.
Rodgers questionable for Packers game
GREEN BAY, Wis.
Still no answers on A-Rod. Packers quarterback Aaron Rodgers
is questionable for Sunday's NFC North showdown with
returns from injury, Packers beat Bears 24-23
GREEN BAY - Aaron Rodgers threw
three touchdown passes in the second half after returning
from a knee injury, and the Green Bay Packers overcame a
20-point deficit for a thrilling 24-23 win over the Chicago
Bears on Sunday night.
>>Packers' McCarthy says team awaiting more info on Rodgers
task for Packers RT Bryan Bulaga: facing Bears' Mack
Right tackle Bryan Bulaga is familiar enough with the
pass-rushing prowess of Khalil Mack to know what to expect
when the Chicago Bears visit Lambeau Field on Sunday night.
this corner: Packers' Tramon Williams turns to boxing
GREEN BAY In
this corner, cornerback Tramon Williams. There
are times when the Green Bay Packers veteran feels like he
should be wearing a pair of boxing gloves instead of a
helmet and shoulder pads. Football
has worked out just fine, though, for Williams.
backups rally for 33-21 preseason win over Packers
KANSAS CITY, Mo. Rookie
safety Armani Watts intercepted two passes , Makinton
Dorleant returned another pick for a touchdown, and the
Kansas City Chiefs beat the Green Bay Packers 33-21 on
Thursday night as both teams rested their starters in their
Aaron Rodgers gets his new deal: $134
Before he became the NFL's highest-paid player again, Aaron
Rodgers wore a denim suit and cowboy hat that made him look
as if he were going to serve as a chaperone at a square
AP source: Seahawks acquire QB Brett
Hundley from Packers
The Seattle Seahawks and Green Bay Packers are heading into
the 2018 season with new backup quarterbacks.
chart thinning at running back for Packers
Injuries and unexpected developments have left the Green Bay
Packers thin at running back with just two camp practices
and two games left in the preseason. Only
Ty Montgomery, who has overcome injury issues in the past,
and little-known halfback Joel Bouagnon have made it through
camp unscathed. The
Packers were forced to sign Bronson Hill and LeShun Daniels
over the weekend to replenish depth.
Perry activated from PUP list, practices
Nick Perry thought it would be a "beautiful" day
when the Green Bay Packers finally activated him from the
physically unable to perform list and allowed him to start
practicing. As it turned
out, Sunday was even better than that for the Packers
Rodgers throws TD pass, Packers top Steelers 51-34
GREEN BAY Aaron
Rodgers needed just one drive to look at home in his first
action at Lambeau Field in almost a year. Rodgers connected
with tight end Jimmy Graham for an 8-yard score , and Tramon
Williams had a 25-yard interception return for a touchdown
on the first play from scrimmage of the Green Bay Packers'
51-34 win Thursday night over the Pittsburgh Steelers.
OLB Reggie Gilbert making move, impressing in Year 3
GREEN BAY The
Green Bay Packers' defense needs someone to step up behind
Clay Matthews and Nick Perry at outside linebacker. Reggie
Gilbert is starting to make his move. After a strong showing
during the team's preseason-opening victory over the
Tennessee Titans on Thursday night, Gilbert got extensive
work with the starting defense in practice Sunday, the first
time the team was back on the field.
looks sharp for Titans; Packers' Adams goes deep
GREEN BAY, Wis.
Marcus Mariota looked sharp orchestrating yet another new
offensive system for the Tennessee Titans. Green Bay Packers
receiver Davante Adams needed just one series to show he was
in midseason form. They had impressive preseason debuts
before the Packers pulled away in a matchup of the backups
for a 31-17 win on Thursday night.