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Rodgers, Rivers, Vick make NFL history

Rodgers, Rivers, Vick make NFL history

profootballtalk.com Updated Sep 15, 2013
As MDS recently pointed out, the 400-yard passing game is no longer special. It got less special on Sunday. According to the NFL, three quarterbacks threw for more than 400 yards and no interceptions on the same day for the first time in league history.…
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  • Packers Washington Review

    Packers Washington Review

    Thoughts after week two Washington and Green Bay. The Packers bounced back nicely from last week at San Francisco. I want to look at the good and bad of the game. First the good: Aaron Rodgers is the man. Rodgers had 335 yards and 3 touchdowns in the fi…
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  • Aaron Rodgers shares record, credit

    Aaron Rodgers shares record, credit

    ESPN.com Sep 15, 2013
    GREEN BAY, Wis. -- At the end of the locker room where the Green Bay Packers offensive linemen change, left guard Josh Sitton wasn't initially aware of just how many yards Aaron Rodgers threw for in Sunday's 38-20 win over the Washington Redskins at Lam…
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  • Starks shows why Packers kept him around

    Starks shows why Packers kept him around

    GREEN BAY, Wis. -- Maybe it should not have been a big surprise that James Starks was the one who snapped the Green Bay Packers’ streak of 44 consecutive games without a 100-yard running back. After all, Starks was coming off perhaps the best training c…
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  • Reds lose ground in division race as 'pen falters

    Reds lose ground in division race as 'pen falters

    MLB.com Sep 15, 2013
    An early lead and a strong outing from Bronson Arroyo were spoiled Sunday when the Brewers rallied to beat the Reds, 6-5, and take the three-game weekend series at Miller Park.
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  • Halton's HR in 9th lifts Brewers over Reds

    Halton's HR in 9th lifts Brewers over Reds

    ESPN.com Sep 15, 2013
    Sean Halton hit a solo homer with one out in the bottom of the ninth inning to lift the Milwaukee Brewers to a 6-5 comeback victory over the Cincinnati Reds on Sunday.
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  • Washington’s defense falters in loss at Green Bay

    Washington’s defense falters in loss at Green Bay

    profootballtalk.com Sep 15, 2013
    Here’s the good news for Washington: Mike Shanahan’s club will be no more than a game out of first place in the NFC East after the Eagles and Cowboys lost on Sunday. On the other hand, the Redskins have looked vulnerable on their way to an 0-2 start. Th…
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  • Rodgers passes for 480 yards, 4 TDs in rout

    Rodgers passes for 480 yards, 4 TDs in rout

    ESPN.com Sep 15, 2013
    Aaron Rodgers threw for a career-high 480 yards and four touchdowns and the Green Bay Packers used a big first half against the Washington Redskins to win their home opener 38-20 on Sunday.
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  • A Packers RB Finally Had A 100-Yard Day

    A Packers RB Finally Had A 100-Yard Day

    deadspin.com Sep 15, 2013
    For the first time since the 2010 playoffs, a Packers running back has gone over 100 yards. Their backup RB. The Redskins defense is a mess.Read more...
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  • Forbath inactive, Potter to kick for Redskins

    Forbath inactive, Potter to kick for Redskins

    ESPN.com Sep 15, 2013
    John Potter will handle the placekicking duties for the Washington Redskins on Sunday, and he'll do so in less than ideal weather conditions against the Green Bay Packers.
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  • Video - Sunday Blitz: Redskins-Packers Recap 03:44

    Sunday Blitz: Redskins-Packers Recap

    Sep 15
    Michele Steele and Tom Waddle break down the Packers week 2 victory over the Redskins.
  • Video - Brewers Walk Off Against Reds 00:41

    Brewers Walk Off Against Reds

    Sep 15
    Sean Halton hit a walk-off home run to help the Brewers rally past the Reds 6-5.
  • Video - Rodgers, Packers Rout Redskins 00:37

    Rodgers, Packers Rout Redskins

    Sep 15
    Aaron Rodgers threw for four touchdowns to help the Packers beat the Redskins 38-20.
  • Video - Week 2: Green Bay Packers quarterback Aaron Rodgers highlights 02:00

    Week 2: Green Bay Packers quarterback Aaron Rodgers highlights

    Sep 15
    Green Bay Packers quarterback Aaron Rodgers throws for a career-high 480 yards and four touchdowns in a 38-20 win against the Washington Redskins.

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    Sep 15
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    Sep 15
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    Sep 15
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