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Packers: Don Barclay (!) is next man up
ESPN.com Updated Dec 2, 2012
GREEN BAY, Wis. -- As the Green Bay Packers' injury list has grown this season, I've been saving the panic button for two occasions. The first is so obvious that I don't think I need to mention it. (Follow this link if you must.) The second was a little…Upvote Share Tweet
Megatron Makes It Look Easy: Your Sunday NFL GIF Roundupdeadspin.com Dec 2, 2012We'll be putting all our GIFs for the day here, from the silky-smooth Calvin Johnson to Mark Sanchez getting his hopes up. We'll update the post as the later games conclude, so stay tuned. More »Upvote Share Tweetyahoo.com Dec 2, 2012On the way to a 23-14 Minnesota Vikings loss, tight end Kyle Rudolph committed the ultimate act of Lambeau Field sacrilege. After catching a touchdown pass from Christian Ponder in the second half, Rudolph checked out the wall where Green Bay Packers pl…Upvote Share TweetWith the Green Bay Packers trailing the Bears by one game, thanks to that bad call in Seattle way back in Week Three, and reeling from a blowout loss last Sunday to the Giants, the Pack jumped back into first place, thanks to a win over the Vikings coup…Upvote Share Tweet
Packers survive Peterson's heroics, top VikesJames Starks had Green Bay's first rushing touchdown in almost two months, Morgan Burnett picked off Christian Ponder twice and the Packers overcame a monster day by Adrian Peterson for a 23-14 victory Sunday over the Minnesota Vikings.Upvote Share Tweet
Packers lose WR Nelson, OL Lang vs. VikingsThe Green Bay Packers are playing short-handed again with offensive lineman T.J. Lang and Jordy Nelson out for the rest of Sunday's game against the Minnesota Vikings.Upvote Share TweetLeading 14-10 at the start of the third quarter, the Vikings had a chance to get some separation from the Packers. And running back Adrian Peterson did his part, reeling off a 48-yard run after the opening kickoff went out of bounds. After a four-yard r…Upvote Share TweetOn the day that Packers saw receiver Greg Jennings return, they may have lost receiver Jordy Nelson. Again. Nelson has walked to the locker room with an apparently leg injury. If he’s limping, it’s only slightly. The Packers lead 10-0. What wouldUpvote Share Tweet
Packers give Rodgers an early birthday presentprofootballtalk.com Dec 2, 2012The Packers are celebrating their quarterback’s 29th birthday in style, so far. Seven days after being blown out by the Giants, the team is blowing out the candles on Rodgers cake by blasting into the end zone on the opening drive. In eight plays, the PUpvote Share Tweetyahoo.com Dec 2, 2012The Green Bay Packers will have the services of veteran wide receiver Greg Jennings when they host the Minnesota Vikings at Lambeau Field on Sunday. Jennings has missed eight games this season with a groin injury, costing him over $200,000 in "per …Upvote Share TweetHere is the online version of Merril Hoge's sitdown interview with Detroit Lions defensive tackle Ndamukong Suh. Suh maintained that he has turned around his image since making a "horrible mistake" last season in stomping Green Bay Packers gua…Upvote Share Tweet
Are running back issues in Green Bay due to scouting or scheme?profootballtalk.com Dec 2, 2012As the Green Bay Packers welcome the best running back in the NFL back to Lambeau Field on Sunday, the home team will trot out Alex Green (pictured), James Starks, Johnny White, and DuJuan Harris. Who? Exactly. That’s not entirely fair. Starks has somUpvote Share Tweet
Sunday Blitz: Vikings-Packers RecapDec 2Prim Siripipat and Cris Carter break down the Packers' 23-14 win over the Vikings
Packers postgame press conferenceDec 2Packers react following game with Vikings
Packers Rally Past VikingsDec 2Down 14-10 at the half, the Packers scored 13 unanswered points to defeat the Vikings 23-14.
Vikings vs. Packers highlightsDec 2Aaron Rodgers and the Green Bay Packers celebrate the quarterback's 29th birthday in style, knocking off the Minnesota Vikings 23-14.
Don Banks: Backs against wall, Batch, Steelers prove they're not quite don…Dec 2BALTIMORE -- We probably should have seen this one coming. The aging Charlie Batch has looked like he was on his last legs for years now. Just like the aging Pittsburgh Steelers. But they both refuse to go away. At least quietly.
Orlando Magic defeat Dwight Howard's LakersDec 2The Magic turned the tables on Dwight Howard and were able to get a victory at Staples center.
Don Banks: Surprisingly, the race is on in NFC West, North; more SnapsDec 2BALTIMORE -- Musings, observations and the occasional insight from a tragedy-marred Week 13 in the NFL, but one that treated us to multiple fantastic finishes...