Posts Tagged ‘Green Bay Packers’

Staff picks for Week 8 of the 2021 NFL season: Browns vs. Steelers, Cowboys vs. Vikings and more

Thursday, October 28th, 2021

Baltimore Sun staff writers pick every game of the NFL season. Here’s who they have winning in Week 8: Green Bay Packers at Arizona Cardinals (Thursday, 8:20 p.m.) Ryan McFadden (66-40 overall, 8-4 last week): Cardinals Mike Preston (69-37 overall, 8-4 last week): Cardinals Jonas Shaffer (66-40 overall, 9-3 last week): Cardinals Childs Walker (68-38 overall, 9-3 last week): Packers Carolina ...

Marquez Valdes-Scantling, Randall Cobb Fantasy Outlook After Davante Adams’ Injury

Thursday, October 28th, 2021

Green Bay Packers wide receiver Davante Adams will miss Thursday's game against the Arizona Cardinals after being placed on the reserve/COVID-19 list. After being added to the list Monday, Adams needed consecutive negative tests 24 hours apart to be cleared for Thursday. However, NFL.com's Ian Rapoport reported he won't do so in time for the Week 8 contest.

The Daily Sweat: Nobody will pick depleted Packers over Cardinals, but maybe we should

Thursday, October 28th, 2021

The Packers got some bad news early this week.

J.J. Watt needs shoulder surgery, could miss rest of season

Wednesday, October 27th, 2021

Watt played through an injury against the Texans and now his season might be over.

Davante Adams’ Official Status For Thursday Night Vs. Cardinals

Wednesday, October 27th, 2021

As expected, Green Bay Packers wide receiver Davante Adams won’t be playing for the team when they face the undefeated Arizona Cardinals in Thursday Night Football. According to reports, Adams will not travel with the Packers as they head to Glendale to play the Cardinals. It’s not an unsurprising development, though, since the 28-year-old has been placed in the COVID-19 list.

Packers Film Study: Rashan Gary’s huge game

Wednesday, October 27th, 2021

Although he’s been perceived as a straight-line pass rusher in the past, the tape is showing that Gary is continuing to work on his craft. With the development of his technique and a variety of pass-rush moves, Gary is starting to become a legitimate force at outside linebacker, and Sunday’s game was a great opportunity for him to show that. At 6’5” and 277 pounds, Gary is still a phenomenal athlete.

Adams and Lazard Out, Other Tuesday Notes

Wednesday, October 27th, 2021

Jack Miller details the most important news and notes from around the league on Tuesday with an eye on fantasy football. (Mike De Sisti / Milwaukee Journal Sentinel / USA TODAY NETWORK)

Lazard is latest Packers WR to go on reserve/COVID-19 list

Tuesday, October 26th, 2021

That means neither receiver is likely to play Thursday at Arizona (7-0). Lazard's potential absence would make it even tougher for the Packers to maintain their uncanny level of success in games Adams has missed. Adams has sat out six games since 2019 because of injury.

Already without Davante Adams, Packers lose another receiver — Allen Lazard — to COVID-19 protocols

Tuesday, October 26th, 2021

From the moment the NFL issued its 2021 COVID-19 protocols this summer, it was clear: Unvaccinated players were going to be inconvenienced more than vaccinated players, and teams with low vaccination percentages were going to be put at a competitive disadvantage compared to teams with high vaccination rates. On Tuesday, the Packers experienced those drawbacks firsthand when wide receiver Allen Lazard was placed on the reserve/COVID-19 list — even though, unlike fellow wide Davante Adams, Lazard ...

Aaron Rodgers appreciates memories, name of State Farm Stadium

Tuesday, October 26th, 2021

Putting the State Farm references aside, Rodgers has plenty of memories playing in Glendale. Many of those previous games, though, saw Rodgers and the Packers on the losing end. Rodgers is 1-3 at State Farm Stadium in his career, including two classic playoff games.