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Randall Cobb calls himself “100 percent” for Saturday night

Randall Cobb calls himself “100 percent” for Saturday night

profootballtalk.com Updated Dec 31, 2012
The Packers played without wide receiver Randall Cobb in Sunday’s 37-34 loss, but Cobb said Monday that there’s no chance they’ll have to go without him in the rematch next Saturday night. Cobb said he’s “100 percent” going to be in the lineup
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  • Free Head Exam: Minnesota Vikings

    Free Head Exam: Minnesota Vikings

    ESPN.com Dec 31, 2012
    After the Minnesota Vikings' 37-34 win over the Green Bay Packers, here are three issues that merit further examination: Talk about finishing strong. Vikings tailback Adrian Peterson averaged 172.2 yards per game in the month of December, the highest av…
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  • Chargers bring Ron Wolf in as consultant

    Chargers bring Ron Wolf in as consultant

    profootballtalk.com Dec 31, 2012
    The Chargers are going to get a fresh set of eyes on their general manager search, with the Spanos family bringing in former Packers GM Ron Wolf as a consultant. NFL Network’s Albert Breer said Chargers owner Dean Spanos  reached out to Wolf eight or n
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  • The final impact of the Fail Mary

    The final impact of the Fail Mary

    profootballtalk.com Dec 31, 2012
    Week Three of the 2012 season (and, necessarily, the referee lockout) ended with a horrendous call at the conclusion of the Monday night game between the Packers and the Seahawks, giving Seattle a win it didn’t earn and Green Bay a loss it didn’t dese
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  • Video - Countdown Daily Hot Topics: Week 17 02:51

    Countdown Daily Hot Topics: Week 17

    Dec 31
    Antonio Pierce answers your facebook questions
  • Video - GameDay: Green Bay Packers vs. Minnesota Vikings 05:19

    GameDay: Green Bay Packers vs. Minnesota Vikings

    Dec 31
    Adrian Peterson comes 9 yards short of the single-season NFL rushing record in a phenomenal performance as he rushes for 199 yards to help the Minnesota Vikings clinch a playoff berth in a 37-34 victory over the Green Bay Packers.
  • Video - Can Pack stop AD in wild card round? 03:00

    Can Pack stop AD in wild card round?

    Dec 31
    Will the Green Bay Packers be able to stop Minnesota Vikings running back Adrian Peterson? Our analysts explain how both teams can pick up a win next Saturday night.

Sports Columnists

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    Dec 31
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    Dec 31
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  • John Clayton's mailbag: Chuck the tuck rule

    Dec 31
    The tuck rule came up three times in the final week of the regular season. It's time to get rid of it.