Eddie Lacy was too sick to talk to reporters after the game. Which makes what he did during the game that much more impressive. Lacy pushed through an illness to run for 125 yards on 25 carries, a season high and the only time he’s topped 17 carries on …Upvote Share Tweet
Post-Game R&R: Rants and Ravesgreenbaypackernation.com 2 hours agoLet me start with saying, “Hell yeah” With this win and the Lions losing the Packers are now on top of the NFC North once again, A spot they have not owned solo since the Bears game of 2013, Now they control their own destiny. I knew this was going to b…Upvote Share Tweet
Oddsmakers make Patriots underdogs at Green Bayprofootballtalk.com 7 hours agoDuring their seven-game winning streak, the AFC-leading Patriots have won outright as underdogs on several occasions. And they will get another chance to pull an upset next Sunday. The Packers have been made 3- to 3.5-point favorites over visiting New E…Upvote Share TweetMINNEAPOLIS – It might have been the longest 1-yard touchdown pass in Green Bay Packers' history, and for that reason the floater that Aaron Rodgers heaved across the field to rookie tight end Richard Rodgers on Sunday will serve as one of the most memo…Upvote Share TweetESPN.com 12 hours agoMINNEAPOLIS -- Teddy Bridgewater's first NFC North game was supposed to come against the Green Bay Packers in prime time at Lambeau Field four days after he threw for 317 yards in his first NFL start. The fact the rookie missed that game with a sprained…Upvote Share TweetThe Packers had to go to Minnesota and get a win to keep pace with the Detroit Lions. And lo and behold, the Lions lost to the Patriots in big fashion. This sets up a Clash of the Titans so to speak as the Patriots travel to Lambeau next week and the Pa…Upvote Share Tweet
Cordarrelle Patterson says injuries won't deter him from returning kicksESPN.com 14 hours agoMINNEAPOLIS -- Observed and heard in the locker room following the Minnesota Vikings' 24-21 loss to the Green Bay Packers on Sunday at TCF Bank Stadium: Patterson doesn't want to drop kickoff duties: Wide receiver Cordarrelle Patterson was slow to get u…Upvote Share TweetESPN.com 14 hours agoEddie Lacy rushed for 125 yards on 25 carries, both season highs to help Aaron Rodgers and the Green Bay Packers hang on for a 24-21 victory over the Minnesota Vikings on Sunday.Upvote Share Tweetprofootballtalk.com 18 hours agoThe Eagles are trying to shake off last week’s blowout loss to the Packers and they got off on the right foot against the Titans on Sunday. Josh Huff took the opening kickoff 107 yards for a touchdown to hand the Eagles a 7-0 lead 13 seconds into the ga…Upvote Share TweetESPN.com 19 hours agoMINNEAPOLIS -- Hello from an overcast day at TCF Bank Stadium, where the Minnesota Vikings and Green Bay Packers are set to square off at noon CT on Sunday. The Vikings will be tasked with trying to slow down the league's hottest offense, and they'll ha…Upvote Share Tweet
Will Clay Matthews' role change without Nick Perry?ESPN.com 20 hours agoMINNEAPOLIS -- If the Green Bay Packers still plan to use Clay Matthews at inside linebacker as extensively as they have the previous two games, they will need to find another option at his old outside linebacker spot. Nick Perry, who started the last t…Upvote Share Tweet
NFL Weather Watch — Week 12profootballtalk.com Nov 23 (yesterday)The weather forecasts suggest snow is unlikely to be seen in any of the outdoor NFL games on Sunday. However, fans of a certain age might have occasion to hum a few bars of “November Rain.” Precipitation is possible for Buccaneers-Bears in Chicago and P…Upvote Share Tweet
Packers' JC Tretter to contest fine for 'accidental' leg whipESPN.com Nov 21 (3 days ago)GREEN BAY, Wis. – JC Tretter's leg whip of Philadelphia Eagles outside linebacker Trent Cole cost him $16,537, the largest known fine for a Green Bay Packers player this season. It happened in the fourth quarter on Sunday, when Tretter finished the game…Upvote Share TweetESPN.com Nov 21 (3 days ago)EDEN PRAIRIE, Minn. -- The Minnesota Vikings will head into Sunday's game against the Green Bay Packers with four of their starters listed as questionable, but most of the players in question -- Greg Jennings, Jarius Wright, Matt Kalil and Sharrif Floyd…Upvote Share TweetHaving Nick Perry around made it easier for the Packers to shift Clay Matthews inside. But if Perry’s not able to go this weekend, it could force them to go back to the old plan. According to Rob Demovsky of ESPN.com, Perry is questionable for Sunday’s …Upvote Share Tweet
Packers expected to keep Cobb-Nelson duo togetherESPN.com Nov 20 (4 days ago)GREEN BAY, Wis. – As big a problem as Jordy Nelson and Randall Cobb have created for opposing defenses, the Green Bay Packers' ultraproductive pair of receivers has put general manager Ted Thompson in a bit of jam, too. With $14.25 million already commi…Upvote Share Tweet
Guess Who Is In “Pitch Perfect 2″greenbaypackernation.com Nov 20 (4 days ago)The official trailer for “Pitch Perfect 2″ came out and of all things…Clay Matthews and the Packers O-line are in it! Please be advised…if you watch the trailer to the end, there is some inuendo…viewer discretion and all. Give it a SHARE if you want and…Upvote Share Tweet
What Do You Do? You Do Your JOB!greenbaypackernation.com Nov 20 (4 days ago)This week there has been a lot of talk about taking the Vikings seriously and what a Vikings upset would do to the playoff picture. Let me set the record straight. The Packers go to Minnesota to do their job. And their job is to WIN, Period. No excuses,…Upvote Share Tweet
Packers vs. Vikings previewESPN.com Nov 20 (4 days ago)When: 1 p.m. ET, Sunday Where: TCF Bank Stadium, Minneapolis TV: Fox The last time the Minnesota Vikings and Green Bay Packers faced each other, the Packers took a 28-0 lead at halftime on a rainy Thursday night at Lambeau Field. Since then, the Packers…Upvote Share Tweet
Nelson Talks Green Bay's Third Straight WinNov 23Jordy Nelson talks about the Packers' 24-21 win over Teddy Bridgewater and the Vikings.
Sunday Blitz: Packers-Vikings RecapNov 23Jim Basquil and Ron Jaworski break down the Packers' 24-21 win over the Vikings.
Game Balls: Green Bay at MinnesotaNov 23Packers reporter Rob Demovsky's game ball goes to Eddie Lacy, who had a season-high 125 yards on 20 carries. Vikings cornerback Xavier Rhodes gets the game ball from Ben Goessling after Rhodes held Jordy Nelson to 68 yards receiving and no TDs.
Packers Defeat Rival VikingsNov 23Aaron Rodgers threw for 209 yards and two touchdowns to guide the Packers to a 24-21 win over the Vikings.
Clayton's Last Call: Sorting out AFC raceNov 21The AFC playoff race continues to gain clarity, John Clayton writes. Plus, Seattle's D, Denver's simpler approach and more.
‘The Opportunity To Do Something Special’Nov 21Follow The MMQB on Facebook, Twitter and Instagram. The MMQB Newsletter Enter your email below to receive the best of The MMQB in your inbox each weekday
Planes, Bills and SnowmobilesNov 21I have covered the NFL for 30 years, and I must say I have never heard an NFL executive say he hoped a snowmobile would come up big for his team in advance of a game with big playoff implications. That happened Thursday night. The Buffalo Bills quite po…
Three Games With Huge Playoff ImplicationsNov 20Follow The MMQB on Facebook, Twitter and Instagram. The MMQB Newsletter Enter your email below to receive the best of The MMQB in your inbox each weekday