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Clay Matthews set to make return for Packers Updated Nov 8, 2013
The Packers wanted to see how linebacker Clay Matthews managed with a club on his right hand in Thursday’s practice before making a decision about whether or not he’d play against the Eagles this Sunday and it seems that he managed just fine. Matthews h…
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  • Is This Dom Capers Final Season With The Packers Nov 8, 2013
    I have finally come to peace that Rodgers is not going to play for a while. Not really, but that’s what I tell myself. The straight fact is that our offense will become one dimensional in Rodger’s absence. The defense must step to meet the challenge. Do…
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  • Preview Of Packers and Eagles Nov 8, 2013
    Green Bay and Philadelphia. I don’t how to say it, this is back to 80’s early nineties for the Packers. You remember those dark days before Favre and Rodgers? Actually, I would rather forget them. Our quarterbacks were Jim Zorn, Rich Campbell, David Whi…
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  • Bucks Big Man Zaza Pachulia Is Trying To Buy The Bucks’ Court Nov 8, 2013
    The Milwaukee Bucks signed Zaza Pachulia to a 3-year, $15.6 million contract this summer to be their backup center for Larry Sanders and his new 4-year, $44 million extension. After Larry got embroiled in a nighclub incident, Zaza played 40 minutes duri…
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  • Chance to 'show you how good we can be' Nov 8, 2013
    Aaron Rodgers has participated in all of his normal meetings this week, including his weekly private game-planning session with Green Bay Packers coach Mike McCarthy. Despite his presence, however, McCarthy has worked hard internally -- and to the publi…
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  • Packers Pride: Green Bay Greats Share Their Favorite Memories In Stores And On-Line Now! Nov 8, 2013
    For more than 90 years, the Green Bay Packers have been the model of excellence across the National Football League. Now, LeRoy Butler—a 12-year veteran and one of the most popular Packers ever to don the uniform—teams up with Rob Reischel to tell the s…
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  • NFL's reaction to Matt Flynn is telling Nov 8, 2013
    Matt Flynn's name surfaced Monday night just minutes after Aaron Rodgers grabbed his left shoulder, winced and walked off the field. Flynn, after all, had spent four seasons as the Packers' backup, made two impressive starts and seemed a preferable emer…
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  • Four Downs: First Lions, then the division? Nov 8, 2013
    Jay Cutler is back, the Green Bay Packers are reeling with the loss of Aaron Rodgers to injury, and the Chicago Bears have a chance to take control of the NFC North with a victory over the Detroit Lions on Sunday. What a difference a week makes in the N…
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  • Andre Brown can’t believe his (bad) luck Nov 8, 2013
    The metal plate was inserted into Andre Brown’s left leg when he broke his fibula last Nov. 25 against the Packers. He can’t believe the odds someone would hit the exact same spot. The Giants running back will return this weekend, after a freak preseaso…
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  • Week 10 N.F.L. Matchups Nov 8, 2013
    When Philadelphia’s defensive players look into the Packers’ backfield and see Seneca Wallace filling in for the injured Aaron Rodgers, they will not exactly be quaking in their turf shoes.
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  • Video - Ready for the NBA? 04:48

    Ready for the NBA?

    Nov 8
    ESPN NBA Insider assesses some big-name rookies, and whether they are ready to contribute in the NBA right now.
  • Video - 'Playbook': Philadelphia Eagles vs. Green Bay Packers 04:04

    'Playbook': Philadelphia Eagles vs. Green Bay Packers

    Nov 8
    With quarterback Seneca Wallace under center instead of Aaron Rodgers, can the Green Bay Packers prevail or do the Philadelphia Eagles have the upper hand?