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Tramon Williams whacked with fine for whacking Toby Gerhartprofootballtalk.com Dec 7, 2012Cornerback Tramon Williams is the latest member of the Packers to get hit with a hefty fine for a hit during a game. The NFL has confirmed that Williams has been fined $21,000 for a hit on Vikings running back Toby Gerhart that was deemed unnecessary ro…Share Tweet
Quirks of the Game: The Roster Challengenytimes.com Dec 7, 2012When an N.F.L. player is injured, teams looking to fill a roster spot have to look to the practice squad or to someone sitting at home waiting for a call. Are bigger rosters the answer?Share Tweet
Jordy Nelson ruled outprofootballtalk.com Dec 7, 2012The Packers will be down a receiver on Sunday against the Lions. Wide receiver Jordy Nelson has been ruled out for the contest with the hamstring injury he suffered in last Sunday’s victory over the the Vikings. Nelson previously hurt the hamstring earlShare Tweet
Week 14 Sunday Picks: Packers’ Lambeau dominance over Lions should continueyahoo.com Dec 7, 2012Detroit Lions at Green Bay Packers Green Bay has won 21 of its last 24 meetings with the Lions, including 12 of the 13 meetings since Mike McCarthy was named the Packers' head coach. Detroit has not won at Lambeau Field since Dec. 15, 1991, two weeks af…Share Tweet
'Playbook': Detroit Lions vs. Green Bay PackersDec 7The "Playbook" guys discuss why a combination of the Detroit Lions making mistakes and the Packers' offense clicking on all cylinders will lead to a Green Bay victory Sunday.
'NFL AM': Morgan BurnettDec 7Green Bay Packers safety Morgan Burnett joins "NFL AM" to talk about his leadership role in the defense in the absence of Charles Woodson.
Peter King: Griffin, 'Skins taking advantage of opponents' aggressive defe…Dec 7So I am fairly smitten with this option offense Washington is running, called by offensive coordinator Kyle Shanahan and executed with precocious zeal by 22-year-old franchise quarterback Robert Griffin III. A big test comes Sunday at home against Balti…
The Sports Guy talks NBA leadership with Bill Russell, plus Week 14 picksDec 7Thoughts on Bill Russell, Kobe Bryant, and the different paths to immortality.