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profootballtalk.com Updated Jan 3, 2013
He has been a loyal and long-term employee of the Packers. And he soon could be getting his shot. Packers director of operations John Dorsey is in demand, in at least two locations. Per a league source, the G.M. position in Kansas City will be his ifShare Tweet
Jim Trotter: With poise beyond his years, Wilson leads Seahawks into playoffsRENTON, Wash. -- Seahawks rookie Russell Wilson was among the league's most productive quarterbacks over the final nine weeks of the season, throwing for 18 touchdowns, rushing for four others, posting a passer rating in excess of 104.0 on seven occasio…Share Tweet
Jordy Nelson has no doubts he’ll play on Saturdayprofootballtalk.com Jan 3, 2013Packers coach Mike McCarthy said Wednesday that the team’s medical staff still had some doubts that wide receiver Jordy Nelson’s knee would be well enough to allow him to play on Saturday night against the Vikings. Nelson progressed to a full practiceShare TweetThe Minnesota Vikings and Green Bay Packers have essentially wrapped up their practice weeks in advance of Saturday night's wild-card playoff at Lambeau Field. There is a relatively short list of significant injuries in play this week, and by far the mo…Share Tweet
Something's Gotta GiveRookie QBs reviving non-playoff teams aren't the only thing the Redskins and Seahawks have in common, but who continues deeper into January? Peter King has the answer.Share TweetPeter King: NFL Wild-Card PicksShare TweetI'm going to throw out a number, and I want you to keep your composure and hold your breath until I'm through explaining it. It will require reading more than one paragraph before reacting, but I know you can do it. As Minnesota Vikings tailback Adrian …Share Tweet
Packers-Vikings III: Limiting alcohol (?!)Because I'm sure all of you make a daily habit of watching "Wonder Pets," as I do, I'm going to acknowledge I just said out loud: "This … is … serious." Is there any other way to react to the news that the Green Bay Packers have moved up last call atShare TweetOn the second play of the third quarter last Sunday at the Metrodome, the Green Bay Packers completed a 30-yard pass play between quarterback Aaron Rodgers and receiver Greg Jennings. On the fourth play, Jennings ripped off a 45-yard reception and the P…Share Tweetprofootballtalk.com Jan 3, 2013Eli Manning and Michael Vick have done a lot to puncture the notion that Lambeau Field gives the Packers a home-field advantage that’s impossible to overcome in recent years and now a member of the Packers is saying that he’d just as soon play on theShare Tweet
How they got here: Green Bay PackersJan 3The Green Bay Packers are heading into the 2012 playoffs with momentum and energy. Relive the memorable moments they experienced on their road to the postseason.
Cold Hard FactsJan 3Mark Schlereth shares which teams he believes are poised to win on Wild-Card Weekend.
2012: Best of Aaron RodgersJan 3Reigning MVP Aaron Rodgers solidified his place among the league's elite by passing for 4,295 yards and 39 touchdowns as the Green Bay Packers were crowned NFC North champions for the second consecutive year.
Countdown Daily Prediction: Vikings-PackersJan 3The NFL Live crew makes their picks for Minnesota at Green Bay