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Packers WR Jennings (groin) out against Colts

Packers WR Jennings (groin) out against Colts

ESPN.com profootballtalk.com Updated Oct 4, 2012
Green Bay Packers wide receiver Greg Jennings will miss Sunday's game against the Indianapolis Colts due to a groin injury.
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  • Replacement refs say they were told to let pass interference pe…

    Replacement refs say they were told to let pass interference penalties go on Hail Mary plays

    yahoo.com Oct 4, 2012
    Thankfully, the Replacement Official Era of the NFL is over, but the officiating issue is not completely off our radar screen. Ed Hochuli graces the cover of this week's Sports Illustrated, Green Bay Packers coach Mike McCarthy demonstrated his class la…
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  • Packers coach reaches out to controversial ref

    Packers coach reaches out to controversial ref

    ESPN.com Oct 4, 2012
    One of the NFL replacement officials at the heart of the most controversial moment of the lockout said that Green Bay Packers coach Mike McCarthy has reached out to him.
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  • Seahawks-Packers ref now admits call was “probably” wrong

    Seahawks-Packers ref now admits call was “probably” wrong

    profootballtalk.com Oct 4, 2012
    A cottage industry emerged last week among a small handful of contrarians who pandered to Seahawks fans by suggesting that the events that concluded the Monday night game between Green Bay and Seattle were handled correctly. That industry can now offici…
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  • Video - NFL32OT: Is Russell Wilson's Job in Jeopardy? 02:22

    NFL32OT: Is Russell Wilson's Job in Jeopardy?

    Oct 4
    Episode 200: Suzy Kolber and Chris Mortensen discuss whether Russell Wilson should remain the starter in Seattle. Steve Young breaks down the Chiefs staying with Matt Cassel. The NFL32 crew discuss how Andrew Luck will fare against the Packers defens
  • Video - Mike McCarthy reached out to replacement refs 04:23

    Mike McCarthy reached out to replacement refs

    Oct 4
    In an interview on "Inside The NFL" on Showtime, replacement referee Wayne Elliot talks about the encouraging phone call he received from Green Bay Packers head coach Mike McCarthy, as well as the overall experience in the aftermath of the &qu…
  • Video - Countdown Daily Prediction: Packers-Colts 00:35

    Countdown Daily Prediction: Packers-Colts

    Oct 4
    The NFL Live crew makes their picks for Green Bay at Indianapolis
  • Video - McCarthy Reaches Out To Replacement Ref 05:01

    McCarthy Reaches Out To Replacement Ref

    Oct 4
    Mike Greenberg and Mike Golic discuss Packers coach Mike McCarthy's phone call to replacement referee Wayne Elliot.

Sports Columnists

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    Oct 4
    After winning their first four games, the Arizona Cardinals' flaws, specifically on offense, were exposed.
  • Biggest NFL games of Week 5 -- John Clayton's First & 10

    Oct 4
    The NFC is the superior conference by far in 2012. That actually keeps more AFC teams in the playoff race, writes John Clayton.
  • The Sports Guy's Thursday NFL Pick

    Oct 4
    A reader named Mike in St. Louis sent me the following e-mail this week: "Simmons, football fans in St. Louis have suffered enough, compiling the wor...