Posts Tagged ‘Green Bay Packers’

Rashan Gary says he’s well after leaving game against Raiders

Thursday, August 22nd, 2019

“I'm well, thank you for your prayers and concern!” he said on a posting to his instagram account. Gary left the game against the Oakland Raiders late in the first quarter. Gary dropped into coverage and collided with Raiders receiver Marcell Ateman.

Twitter has field day with messy NFL pre-season game in Winnipeg

Thursday, August 22nd, 2019

The pun in the headline was fully intended, and if you don't understand it yet, just wait. Leading up to the start of the Week 3 pre-season game between the Green Bay Packers and Oakland Raiders in Winnipeg, an issue arose as there was a massive hole on the gridiron at IG Field. So before this game could even get off the ground (another pun), there were concerns.

Packers vs. Raiders highlights | Preseason Week 3

Thursday, August 22nd, 2019

Watch the highlights from the Preseason Week 3 game between the Green Bay Packers and the Oakland Raiders.

Tim Boyle throws perfectly timed sideline TD to Kumerow

Thursday, August 22nd, 2019

Green Bay Packers quarterback Tim Boyle completes 26-yard touchdown pass to wide receiver Jake Kumerow.

Matt Nagy describes Aaron Rodgers’ literal attempt to get first leg up on 2019 Bears

Thursday, August 22nd, 2019

A year after finishing 6-9-1 and seeing the Bears win the NFC North, the Packers find themselves in an unfamiliar role in the division: hunter, not the hunted. Green Bay very well could win the NFC North in 2019, though they'll have stiff competition in the division in the Bears and Vikings. Thus, the Packers need to do what they can to get a leg up on the competition.

NFL 2019: LaFleur, Rodgers look to lead Pack past weak 2018

Thursday, August 22nd, 2019

The sixth-year veteran looks to have his third straight Pro Bowl-caliber season after hauling in career highs in receptions (111), receiving yards (1,386) and receiving touchdowns (13) a season ago. I feel like I've always been a leader,'' He said. Obviously you come in and you're not as vocal when you're a younger player just because that's just how it goes.

Raiders’ rookie suffers wrath of Canadians for ‘Winnipeg, Alberta’ shirt

Thursday, August 22nd, 2019

The NFL touched down in the fine city of Winnipeg on Wednesday to prepare for a preseason game between the Oakland Raiders and Green Bay Packers hosted at IG Field. It's the first time the NFL will play a game in Winnipeg, an attempt to build a larger fan base north of the border. Two Raiders players, Daniel Carlson and AJ Cole III, picked up some Winnipeg gear before the trip in an attempt to show some love for the city and their fans and Cole III quickly received his first Canadian geography lesson.

Report: Steelers’ Lavon Hooks out for year with Achilles tear

Wednesday, August 21st, 2019

Pittsburgh Steelers defensive lineman Lavon Hooks will miss the 2019 season after sustaining a torn Achilles in practice, according to Tom Pelissero of the NFL Network. Hooks has tried to forge a path in the NFL after going undrafted out of the University of Mississippi in 2015. The Steelers then signed him the following February and he's spent each summer with the team since, occasionally finding his way onto the team's practice squad as well.

Aaron Rodgers arrives in Canada for game vs. Raiders in Canadian tuxedo

Wednesday, August 21st, 2019

Are you ready for very important news ahead of the Raiders-Packers preseason game in Canada on Thursday night? Packers star QB Aaron Rodgers arrived in Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada wearing -- you guessed it -- a Canadian tuxedo: A Canadian tuxedo consists of "all-denim everything," but the QB really pushed the limit when he added a denim shirt under his denim jacket. A for effort.

WKU Hilltoppers in the NFL

Wednesday, August 21st, 2019

The NFL Preseason is well underway, as the second week of games just completed. Let's take a look at the production of ten former Hilltoppers looking to maintain and/or secure their spot on an NFL roster. Stay tuned week-to-week for continual updates of the Hilltoppers in the NFL.