Green Bay Packers
The endless genius of the NFL can’t be completely quantified. But part of pro football’s popularity is burning its image in our culture and our consciousness. While baseball and basketball have their July 4 and Christmas brands, they are afterthoughts, or leftovers, compared to the NFL’s hallmark roll call.
Assorted stats from the Green Bay Packers 38-20 win over the Washington Redskins.
It was a record setting day for the Green Bay Packers who scored 31 unanswered points to open Sundays dominant win over the Washington Redskins.
The Washington Redskins will have safety Brandon Meriweather in the lineup for just the second time in a regular season game since he joined the team prior to the start of last season.
Even at Lambeau Field, Aaron Rodgers’ home turf, Robert Griffin III owns the spotlight.
Monday night football began with Robert Griffin making a grandiose entrance fit for the King of Kings. But it ended with the burgundy and gold celebrating only a moral victory. Deep down inside, all members of the franchise understand that an 0-2 start could be a real possibility as they prepare to dance with the Green Bay Packers.
With fantasy drafts now in full swing, would-be owners are scrambling to unlock the secrets of this year’s draft. To that end, let’s take a closer look at who might be the best QB option this year in fantasy: Aaron Rodgers or Drew Brees.
The Green Bay Packers drafted Alabama running back Eddie Lacy in the second round of the draft in April to fix its problematic running game. The Packers have been in the top half of the NFL in rushing just once in Mike McCarthy’s seven years as head coach. Lacy, a big and powerful back, aims to fix that.
For Johnny Jolly, minicamp was what he’d imagined for the past three years. Those days he spent in prison and in rehab? It was the hope of stepping back onto the field that helped keep him going.
You heard it here first: either the 49ers or the Packers will win Super Bowl XLVIII. Unless, of course, Robert Griffin III makes a full recovery from last month’s knee surgery and leads the Redskins to their first title in 22 years.