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Ex-Lion Lawrence Jackson: Josh Sitton is right about Jim Schwar…

Ex-Lion Lawrence Jackson: Josh Sitton is right about Jim Schwartz

profootballtalk.com ESPN.com Updated Nov 27, 2013
Packers offensive lineman Josh Sitton, who ripped the Lions’ defensive line and coaching staff, has found an unlikely ally in former Lions defensive lineman Lawrence Jackson, who says that Sitton’s comments about Schwartz are accurate. Sitton described …
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  • Thursday’s N.F.L. Matchups

    Thursday’s N.F.L. Matchups

    nytimes.com Nov 27, 2013
    Green Bay and Detroit are playing for a division title or bust: Packers (5-5-1) at Lions (6-5).
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  • Packers put Johnathan Franklin on injured reserve

    Packers put Johnathan Franklin on injured reserve

    Rookie running back Johnathan Franklin didn’t make much of an impact for the Packers this year. And now he won’t do anything else. According to Tom Pelissero of USA Today, the Packers put the rookie running back on injured reserve Wednesday. They filled…
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  • Vikings' Cole gets another shot at MLB

    Vikings' Cole gets another shot at MLB

    ESPN.com Nov 27, 2013
    EDEN PRAIRIE, Minn. -- Even if Audie Cole hadn't played so well this past Sunday against the Green Bay Packers, the Vikings might have decided not to start linebacker Erin Henderson this week against the Chicago Bears. Henderson, who was arrested on Nov…
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  • Week 13 N.F.L. Game Probabilities: The Value of Aaron Rodgers

    Week 13 N.F.L. Game Probabilities: The Value of Aaron Rodgers

    If Rodgers, who is injured, were able to play the entire season, his numbers would add four wins to make the Packers more like an 11-win team.
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  • Injury report: Reinforcements coming

    Injury report: Reinforcements coming

    ESPN.com Nov 27, 2013
    GREEN BAY, Wis. -- The Green Bay Packers did not get quarterback Aaron Rodgers back, but they could get as many as four other starters back for Thursday’s game against the Detroit Lions. Among them are three defensive players who have been out. Defensiv…
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  • PFT Live: Packers talk with Tyler Dunne, Week 13 picks

    PFT Live: Packers talk with Tyler Dunne, Week 13 picks

    profootballtalk.com Nov 27, 2013
    The Packers will be in Detroit on Thursday for a Thanksgiving date with the Lions and we’ll be taking a look at that matchup on Wednesday’s edition of PFT Live. Tyler Dunne of the Milwaukee Journal Sentinel will join Mike Florio to preview the game, whi…
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  • Aaron Rodgers is an optimist, but he hasn’t been cleared yet

    Aaron Rodgers is an optimist, but he hasn’t been cleared yet

    On Tuesday, Packers coach Mike McCarthy was asked if the chances of quarterback Aaron Rodgers playing against the Lions on Thursday were still somewhere between slim and none. McCarthy said they were “closer to none,” something Rodgers said he hadn’t qu…
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  • Around the Horns: Late collapses formulaic

    Around the Horns: Late collapses formulaic

    ESPN.com Nov 27, 2013
    Welcome to Around the Horns, our daily look at what's happening on the Vikings beat: For the fourth time this season, the Vikings' defense surrendered a lead on the final drive of the game on Sunday. This one came against the Green Bay Packers -- who ha…
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  • NFL Thanksgiving Viewing Guide

    NFL Thanksgiving Viewing Guide

    grantland.com Nov 27, 2013
    There's actually an exciting slate of Thanksgiving Day football games this year! Well, sorta. Lions-Packers would be a monumental tilt, but with Aaron...
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  • Video - Are the Detroit Lions really 'dirtbags?' 05:46

    Are the Detroit Lions really 'dirtbags?'

    Nov 27
    Green Bay Packers offensive lineman Josh Sitton called the Detroit Lions defensive line "a bunch of dirtbags." Does he have a point or should he have kept quiet?
  • Video - Is Josh Sitton Right About The Lions? 02:16

    Is Josh Sitton Right About The Lions?

    Nov 27
    Marcellus Wiley and Max Kellerman debate whether Packers OL Josh Sitton was right in criticizing Jim Schwartz and the Lions defense.
  • Video - Matt Flynn To Start For Packers 03:15

    Matt Flynn To Start For Packers

    Nov 27
    Damien Woody on the Packers starting Matt Flynn at quarterback when they face the Lions on Thursday.
  • Video - Is Josh Sitton right about the Lions? 02:58

    Is Josh Sitton right about the Lions?

    Nov 27
    Green Bay Packers lineman Josh Sitton called out the Detroit Lions defensive linemen for playing dirty and blames their coach Jim Schwartz. Jamie Dukes and Heath Evans weigh in on the trash talk.

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