Posts Tagged ‘Green Bay Packers’

49ers’ dramatic win over Saints comes at heavy cost

Monday, December 9th, 2019

San Francisco's most impressive win of the season came with a big cost. The NFC-leading 49ers lost center Weston Richburg to a season-ending knee injury and key defensive players Richard Sherman and Dee Ford for multiple games with injured hamstrings in Sunday's 48-46 victory at New Orleans. "It's tough," coach Kyle Shanahan said Monday.

Former Packers coach Mike McCarthy is planning a return to the NFL in 2020

Monday, December 9th, 2019

Former Green Bay Packers coach Mike McCarthy doesn't plan to be away from the NFL for long. After taking a year off, McCarthy plans to return to the NFL in 2020, according to Tom Pelissero of NFL.com. McCarthy has been prepping for the opportunity by studying game film all season.

Bet Now/Bet Later NFL Week 15 odds

Monday, December 9th, 2019

SPREAD TO BET NOW: CHICAGO BEARS AT GREEN BAY PACKERS (-5, 41) These NFC North rivals do battle at Lambeau Field, with the Packers opening at the dead number of -5 hosting a Bears team on a three-game winning streak. While Chicago has feasted on a high-fat diet during this span, it did dominate Dallas last Thursday night. The big turnaround is the offense, which is averaging 5.7 yards per play during this streak – a full yard higher than the Bears' season average.

Bears’ wild-card chances eroding after Week 14’s results

Monday, December 9th, 2019

The Bears did their part to keep hope alive for a playoff berth in Week 14, defeating the Dallas Cowboys on Thursday night and moving to 7-6 on the season. Unfortunately, they didn't get the help they needed around the league to enter Week 15's game against the Green Bay Packers with legitimate post-season juice. The Minnesota Vikings, who currently hold the final NFC wild card that the Bears are chasing, handled their business against the Detroit Lions with their 20-7 victory in a game that was never close.

WATCH: Rams peg back Seahawks in NFC West clash

Monday, December 9th, 2019

In what has been a generally disappointing season, the LA Rams gave the NFL a glimpse of the team that went to the Super Bowl last season in this divisional matchup. Sean McVay's men beat an impressive Seattle Seahawks side 28-12 on Sunday, that leaves the San Francisco 49ers as the current one seed in the NFC. The Rams dominated the vast majority of the game, with the defense keeping tabs on Russell Wilson and Jared Goff's offense finally clicking into gear after a spluttering campaign.

Peterson eclipses 14,000-yard rushing mark in loss

Sunday, December 8th, 2019

Adrian Peterson added another career milestone on Sunday. The four-time first-team All-Pro running back became just the sixth back in league history to reach the 14,000-yard mark, running for 76 yards and a score in the Washington Redskins' 20-15 loss to the Green Bay Packers. Peterson has 14,036 yards in his 13-year career.

Terry McLaurin was not surprised a hobbled Dwayne Haskins stayed in vs. Green Bay

Sunday, December 8th, 2019

Rookie quarterback Dwayne Haskins played much of the Redskins Week 14 loss to the Green Bay Packers with a sprained ankle. Backup quarterback Case Keenum was seen warming up multiple times on the sideline, but never entered the game. In the team's postgame press conference, interim head coach Bill Callahan said he never considered pulling Haskins from the game.

Redskins RB Guice (knee) scheduled for MRI

Sunday, December 8th, 2019

Washington Redskins running back Derrius Guice did not return to Sunday's 20-15 loss to the Green Bay Packers after leaving in the second quarter when he took a hit to his left knee at the end of a 23-yard gain. Guice suffered the injury when taken down by Packers safety Darnell Savage Jr. Coach Bill Callahan said Guice is scheduled for an MRI exam Monday to determine the severity of the injury. Guice was playing in his fourth game since being activated off injured reserve.

Aaron Jones’ biggest runs from 134-yard game | Week 14

Sunday, December 8th, 2019

Watch the best runs from Green Bay Packers running back Aaron Jones in a Week 14 win over the Washington Redskins. This game is streaming live on the Yahoo Sports mobile app, or on FOX

Aaron Jones leads Packers past Washington, 20-15

Sunday, December 8th, 2019

Aaron Jones rushed for a season-high 134 yards and a touchdown on just 16 carries, Aaron Rodgers threw for 195 yards and a score and the Green Bay Packers did enough to beat the Washington Redskins 20-15 on Sunday. Jones had his third 100-yard rushing game of the season and hauled in six catches for 58 yards. Man, I was born in December.