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Packers Washington Preview Week 2

Packers Washington Preview Week 2

packersgab.com Updated Sep 13, 2013
This week it is Green Bay and Washington. I’m not supposed to use the word Redskins. Whoops. In my opinion they should change the name. I’m sure if you held a contest the fans could come with a cool name. Back to the preview of the Game. I’ll stick to m…
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  • Lohse retires 23 in row as Brewers top Reds

    Lohse retires 23 in row as Brewers top Reds

    ESPN.com Sep 13, 2013
    Carlos Gomez went 3 for 4 with 5 RBIs while Kyle Lohse retired 23 consecutive batters at one point and finished with a four-hitter, lifting the Milwaukee Brewers to a 5-1 win over the Cincinnati Reds on Friday night.
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  • N.F.L. Roundup: Giants’ Amukamara Clears Tests and May Face Bro…

    N.F.L. Roundup: Giants’ Amukamara Clears Tests and May Face Broncos

    nytimes.com Sep 13, 2013
    The cornerback, who left last Sunday’s loss to the Dallas Cowboys with a concussion, passed the N.F.L.-mandated concussion protocol of tests and evaluations.
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  • 49ers’ Alex Boone would like to punch Clay Matthews in the face

    49ers’ Alex Boone would like to punch Clay Matthews in the face

    profootballtalk.com Sep 13, 2013
    The NFL fined Packers linebacker Clay Matthews $15,000 hitting 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick, but 49ers guard Alex Boone would have preferred handing down a different punishment. Boone said that if he had his druthers, he would have taken care of M…
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  • Fast start key for Finley’s contract status

    Fast start key for Finley’s contract status

    GREEN BAY, Wis. -- The Green Bay Packers don’t have to make decisions on any of their free agents for months, but general manager Ted Thompson likely has begun prioritizing the players he plans to re-sign. That’s why in tight end Jermichael Finley’s min…
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  • Matthews deserved fine, but not criticism

    Matthews deserved fine, but not criticism

    GREEN BAY, Wis. -- Green Bay Packers linebacker Clay Matthews deserved to be fined for his late hit out of bounds on San Francisco 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick. The amount -- $15,000 as was announced by the NFL on Friday -- is debatable. What shou…
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  • Injury report: No setback for Burnett

    Injury report: No setback for Burnett

    ESPN.com Sep 13, 2013
    GREEN BAY, Wis. -- Unlike last week, Green Bay Packers safety Morgan Burnett made it through the entire week of practice without aggravating his hamstring injury. But the Packers still could not be certain that Burnett will make his 2013 debut on Sunday…
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  • Seattle’s Ready for the 49ers’ Deception Game

    Seattle’s Ready for the 49ers’ Deception Game

    CNNSI.com Sep 13, 2013
    Anquan Boldin scored his only touchdown against the Packers from the left receiver spot, but that wasn’t the only position he played. - (Robert Beck/SI) In one of my early years covering the NFL, I remember Giants GM George Young telling me why free age…
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  • The Playbook: Previewing Seahawks-Niners, Packers-Redskins, oth…

    The Playbook: Previewing Seahawks-Niners, Packers-Redskins, other Week 2 games

    CNNSI.com Sep 13, 2013
    Hawks-49ers. Packers-Skins. Manning Bowl. Week 2 has great games galore. Chris Burke and Doug Farrar preview them all.
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  • Double Coverage: Redskins at Packers

    Double Coverage: Redskins at Packers

    ESPN.com Sep 13, 2013
    The Green Bay Packers and Washington Redskins, NFC division winners last season and playoff hopefuls this season, both lost in Week 1. That means, barring a tie, when they meet Sunday at Lambeau Field, one of these teams will be in an 0-2 hole to start …
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  • Video - 'Playbook': Washington Redskins vs. Green Bay Packers 05:42

    'Playbook': Washington Redskins vs. Green Bay Packers

    Sep 13
    Can the Washington Redskins defense avoid giving up a big day to Green Packers quarterback Aaron Rodgers? Our "Playbook" analysts discuss the Redskins' defensive struggles and the mindset of Robert Griffin III.

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  • Seattle’s Ready for the 49ers’ Deception Game

    Sep 13
    Anquan Boldin scored his only touchdown against the Packers from the left receiver spot, but that wasn’t the only position he played. - (Robert Beck/SI) In one of my early years covering the NFL, I remember Giants GM George Young telling me why free age…
  • Bill Simmons makes his Week 2 NFL picks

    Sep 13
    The Sports Guy makes his Week 2 picks while pondering whether to watch Breaking Bad or Seahawks-Niners.