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Oh, That's Why They're Making A Reality Show About Packers Fans…

Oh, That's Why They're Making A Reality Show About Packers Fans: Sunday Night Football, In Four GIFs

deadspin.com Updated Dec 9, 2012
Packers 27, Lions 20: It was football the way they do it in the movies-snowing, between flagship NFL teams, announced by Al Michaels-but in the movies, the games aren't usually between one team that could use a win (but doesn't need it) and one team t
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  • Rapid Reaction: Packers 27, Lions 20

    Rapid Reaction: Packers 27, Lions 20

    A few thoughts on Sunday night's events at Lambeau Field: What it means: The Green Bay Packers overcame a two-touchdown deficit and are now within one victory of the NFC North title. They are 9-4 and can clinch the division with a victory next Sunday at…
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  • Lions hanging onto 14-10 lead at half, barely

    Lions hanging onto 14-10 lead at half, barely

    profootballtalk.com Dec 9, 2012
    The first half of Sunday Night Football might not have told us much about the Packers. They haven’t had the ball enough to make a judgement. But it told us everything you need to know about the Lions. They can be as good as any team they face. And they
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  • Louis Delmas, Charles Woodson headline Lions, Packers inactive …

    Louis Delmas, Charles Woodson headline Lions, Packers inactive lists

    yahoo.com Dec 9, 2012
    The Green Bay Packers will be without wide receiver Jordy Nelson, linebacker Clay Matthews and safety Charles Woodson when they host the Detroit Lions. Each of those players had already been ruled out. Defensive end Mike Neal is also inactive after bein…
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  • Video - GameDay: Lions vs. Packers highlights 03:48

    GameDay: Lions vs. Packers highlights

    Dec 9
    Green Bay Packers QB Aaron Rodgers throws for over 170 yards and runs for a touchdown to help the Packers edge the Detroit Lions 27-20 on Sunday night.
  • Video - Same old Suh 00:28

    Same old Suh

    Dec 9
    Detroit Lions defensive tackle Ndamukong Suh receives an unnecessary roughness penalty after pushing Green Bay Packers quarterback Aaron Rodgers into the ground after a throw.
  • Video - WK 14 Can't-Miss Play: Durham makes Megatron proud 00:37

    WK 14 Can't-Miss Play: Durham makes Megatron proud

    Dec 9
    Detroit Lions wide receiver Kris Durham dives to make an amazing one-handed catch for a 27-yard gain.
  • Video - Detroit Lions TE Tony Scheffler 3-yard TD catch 00:27

    Detroit Lions TE Tony Scheffler 3-yard TD catch

    Dec 9
    Detroit Lions quarterback Matt Stafford finds tight end Tony Scheffler for a 3-yard touchdown and a 14-0 lead.

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    Dec 9
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  • Don Banks: Even with RGIII injury, 'Skins' special season stays on playoff…

    Dec 9
    LANDOVER, Md. -- The Washington Redskins became relevant again that moment in early March when they swung the blockbuster trade for the St. Louis Rams' No. 2 draft pick, making the Heisman-winning Robert Griffin III a dream come true in burgundy.
  • Daily Dime: Lakers tumble again

    Dec 10
    J.A. Adande on the Lakers outlook after falling to 9-12