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Rodgers’ return opens up options for Packers

GREEN BAY, Wis. – The buffet line is open again for the Packers offense with Aaron Rodgers back. Coach Mike McCarthy has made a few adjustments to the playbook with …


Romo status unclear

Tony Romo led the Dallas Cowboys to a comeback win Sunday that kept their playoff hopes alive. The Cowboys need an even bigger comeback from Romo this week. An MRI …


Guessing game on Rodgers continues

Green Bay quarterback Aaron Rodgers looked fine on the practice field on Thursday. It doesn’t mean he will play. There was no definitive word on whether Rodgers will be medically …


Packers tie mark with big rally

ARLINGTON, Texas – If this was Matt Flynn’s last start in place of Aaron Rodgers, it was quite a memorable one. Flynn threw four touchdown passes in the second half, …


On 10th try, Lions finally get to enjoy Thanksgiving

DETROIT – Matthew Stafford and Reggie Bush did their part to keep the Aaron Rodgers-less Green Bay Packers in the game. Stafford turned the ball over a few times and …


Packers’ Sitton blasts Lions’ coaches, D-line: ’They’re all just scumbags’

Green Bay Packers guard Josh Sitton called out the Detroit Lions on the airwaves in Milwaukee on Tuesday leading up to their Thanksgiving Day showdown. Sitton spoke on WSSP about …


Packers lose game, Rodgers

GREEN BAY, Wis. – The Chicago Bears have a better insurance policy than Aaron Rodgers and the Green Bay Packers. Josh McCown, playing in place of the injured Jay Cutler, …


Bengals winner in battle of errors

CINCINNATI – A game full of weirdness came down to the final flub, one that bounced right into Terence Newman’s arms. The cornerback returned a fumble 58 yards for a …


NFC wild card is NFL’s version of Groundhog Day

GREEN BAY, Wis. – It’s not just wild-card weekend in Minnesota and Green Bay. It’s Groundhog Day.


Phelps voted top male athlete

SWIMMING: Michael Phelps has added another triumph to his list of accomplishments: The Associated Press male athlete of the year. The retired swimmer edged out LeBron James in voting announced …


NFL, referees closing in on new deal

Two days after a controversial call cost the Green Bay Packers a win, the NFL and the referees’ union are reportedly nearing an end to a lockout that put replacement …


Union-buster Walker calls for return of union refs

MADISON, Wis. — If there’s one thing that can unite political foes in Wisconsin, it just may be the Green Bay Packers.


Controversial Hail Mary hands Seahawks victory

SEATTLE - Russell Wilson threw a disputed 24-yard touchdown to Golden Tate on the final play of the game, and the Seattle Seahawks rallied to beat the Green Bay Packers …


Green Bay uses trickery to defeat Bears

GREEN BAY, Wis. – On a night when defenses dominated the NFL’s most storied rivalry, the Packers got creative – and it worked. Punter Tim Masthay and backup tight end …


Packers lineman Lang adjusts to challenging times

GREEN BAY, Wis. – Tom Lang won’t be at Lambeau Field tonight to watch his son play against the Chicago Bears. In his weakened condition, he won’t miss the crowds …


Kansas City sends Packers to first loss of season

KANSAS CITY, Mo. – Mike McCarthy never put a whole lot of stock in a perfect season, except as a means of gaining home-field advantage and setting up the Green …


Packers edge Giants to remain unbeaten

EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. — The Green Bay Packers are still perfect and heading to the playoffs. Aaron Rodgers engineered a last minute drive to set up a 30-yard field goal …


Packers glad to have time to get healthy

GREEN BAY, Wis. – Having dispatched the upstart Detroit Lions on Thanksgiving Day, the undefeated Green Bay Packers now can focus on getting healthy during their mini-bye week. And they’re …


Packers roll, remain perfect

DETROIT – Aaron Rodgers took every hit the Detroit Lions could dish out. He just kept throwing – and winning.


Packers roll to 9-0

GREEN BAY, Wis. – Another night, another four-touchdown performance for Aaron Rodgers – just about what the Green Bay Packers have come to expect from their superstar quarterback. The real …


Chargers face big challenge

If the Chargers have any sort of hangover from their demoralizing loss in Kansas City, they better get rid of it quickly. Today the defending Super Bowl champion Green Bay …


Arizona fires Mike Stoops

College football: Coach Mike Stoops has been fired halfway through his eighth season at Arizona. Athletic director Greg Byrne announced Stoops’ dismissal Monday, two days after the Wildcats lost their …


Lagat wins 5,000 at nationals

Track and field: Former Washington State University star Bernard Lagat captured the 5,000 meters at the USA Outdoor Track & Field Championships in Eugene, Ore., on Friday evening, edging Chris …


Packers hit diamond

The Super Bowl champion Green Bay Packers finally got back together on the field Sunday – to play softball. Roughly three dozen Packers players gathered for wide receiver Donald Driver’s …


Super Bowl play-by-play as seen by Norman Chad

When the Packers are atop the NFL, it seems like a safer world. America can sleep tight tonight. And since Sunday’s 31-25 victory might be the last NFL game for …


Steelers’ turnovers lead to Packers points, win

ARLINGTON, Texas – The Steelers had all the momentum. The Terrible Towels were out in full force around Cowboys Stadium. Rashard Mendenhall took the handoff with every intention of moving …


Packers’ Rodgers now a champion in his own right

ARLINGTON, Texas – Absolutely no need to bring up Ol’ What’s His Name ever again. Aaron Rodgers is a Super Bowl championship quarterback in his own right. And he’s the …


What columnists are saying about Super Bowl XLV

Once ignored, Rodgers now a champion Ignored out of high school by every major-college football program in the country.


Packers overcome injuries to win Super Bowl XLV

ARLINGTON, Texas – The Green Bay Packers were trying to play defense without cornerback Charles Woodson. Their wide receivers couldn’t seem to hold onto the ball with Donald Driver also …


Briefs: Unsafe seating arrangement leads to angry, displaced fans

Dallas Cowboys owner Jerry Jones may have tried a little too hard to break the Super Bowl attendance record. About 1,250 fans were displaced Sunday because their temporary seats were …