The Green Bay Packers do not have to play this Sunday. That is a good thing as quarterback Aaron Rodgers will be able to get some extra rest before the Packers begin their run toward the Super Bowl. They will host one of three teams in the Divisional Round. Their opponent will be determined by the outcome of the Detroit Lions at Dallas Cowboys game.
The Detroit Lions have to face the Dallas Cowboys and their excellent offense, perhaps without Ndamukong Suh.
Detroit Lions defensive tackle Ndamukong Suh will be suspended for the team’s NFC Wild Card playoff game against Dallas on Sunday.
Suh said he has not considered what he has meant to the team and, on a larger scale, to the city over the course of his career.
From the start, Sunday’s game seemed like a bit of a special occasion for Ndamukong Suh, who had billionaire Warren Buffett as a guest,
Detroit Lions defensive tackle Ndamukong Suh did not participate in the portion of Friday’s practice open to media.
“Go speak to Jimmy about that if you really want an answer to that question,” Suh said.
Twice, Suh hit McCown and delivered a forearm shot to the head. The first time, referees flagged Suh. The second time, no flag was thrown.
“It’s nice to have one of those games where it’s stress-free in the fourth,” Raiola said. “That’s how games like that are supposed to go.”
They entered the league together in 2010 — one drafted second, the other third.