Posts Tagged ‘Green Bay Packers’

Packers lose DL Wilkerson for season after surgery

Monday, September 24th, 2018

The Green Bay Packers lost at Washington on Sunday, and Mike Daniels lost one of his ''buddies'' when fellow defensive lineman Muhammad Wilkerson sustained a season-ending ankle injury. You don't want to see your worst enemy go down out there,'' Daniels said Monday.

WATCH: Bears share video of post-game celebration after win over Cardinals

Monday, September 24th, 2018

The Bears are in first place in the NFC North for the first time since 2014, and they're enjoying it. The Green Bay Packers and Minnesota Vikings were both upset in Week 3, so an ugly win over the Arizona Cardinals was enough to put Chicago at the top. The team shared a video of the post-game celebration, and it's easy to see how much they cherish every win they can get.

Eagles legend Tommy McDonald dies at 84

Monday, September 24th, 2018

Tommy McDonald, the flamboyant, record-setting Hall of Fame receiver who starred on the Eagles' 1960 NFL Championship team, died Monday, the Pro Football Hall of Fame announced. McDonald was the Eagles' third-round draft pick out of Oklahoma in 1957 and in seven seasons with the Eagles, he caught 287 passes for 5,499 yards and 66 touchdowns. Despite standing just 5-foot-9, 175 pounds, McDonald led the NFL in touchdowns in 1958 and 1961 and in receiving yards in 1961.

Five key plays in the Redskins’ big win over the Packers

Monday, September 24th, 2018

Here are five of the key plays in the Redskins' win over the Packers. During the week, Smith was taking fire from all directions after having thrown mostly check down passes in the Redskins' first two games. Three plays into their first possession the Redskins had a first down at the Packers 46.

ICYMI in NFL Week 3: When is a sack legal? Hard to know now

Monday, September 24th, 2018

Not Clay Matthews, the Packers linebacker who's been flagged for roughing the passer in each of Green Bay's three games this season. Not Alex Smith, the Redskins quarterback who was sacked by Matthews with about as straightforward a tackle as can be on Sunday. Not Packers coach Mike McCarthy, who yelled at two officials after the call.

Bills stun Vikings, Chiefs QB Mahomes impresses again

Sunday, September 23rd, 2018

Patrick Mahomes did it again on Sunday as the Kansas City Chiefs beat the San Francisco 49ers in the NFL, while the Buffalo Bills upstaged the Minnesota Vikings. Chief quarterback Mahomes continued to impress against the 49ers, completing 24 of his 38 passes for 314 yards and three touchdowns to lead Kansas City to a 38-27 win.

Need to Know: Stock up, stock down for the Redskins’ win over Packers

Sunday, September 23rd, 2018

Here are some players who saw their stock go up during the Redskins' impressive win over the Packers and some who saw their stock drop. There are many who say that Jamison Crowder is the best late-round gem that Scot McCloughan found in his two drafts as the general manager of the Redskins. Stock down-Right tackle Morgan Moses had to leave the game with a concussion in the first quarter and Ty Nsekhe came in.

Peterson runs for 120 yards, 2 TDs, Skins top Packers 31-17

Sunday, September 23rd, 2018

A week removed from what he called "an embarrassment," Adrian Peterson turned in his first 100-yard game in more than 10 months. Peterson ran for 120 yards and a pair of 2-yard scores, Alex Smith threw two touchdown passes and the Washington Redskins held on Sunday for a 31-17 victory over a gimpy Aaron Rodgers and the Green Bay Packers, who again had complaints about a roughing-the-passer penalty on Clay Matthews. On a rainy afternoon, the Redskins (2-1) went up 14-0 and were ahead 28-10 at halftime, thanks to putting together TD drives of 74, 75, 79 and 98 yards.

Clay Matthews on latest roughing call: NFL is ‘getting soft’

Sunday, September 23rd, 2018

Green Bay Packers linebacker Clay Matthews does not understand why he was flagged - yet again - for roughing the passer, this time while sacking Washington's Alex Smith on Sunday. Matthews broke free into the backfield, grabbed Smith with both arms and took down the QB in a seemingly straightforward manner. When you have a hit like that, that's a football play.

Top plays from A.P.’s 120-yard day | Week 3

Sunday, September 23rd, 2018

Watch highlights from Washington Redskins running back Adrian Peterson as he rushes 19 times for 120 yards and two touchdowns against the Green Bay Packers.