Lions Stop Road Skid Against Packers With 18-16 WinMatthew Stafford threw for two touchdowns, and the Detroit Lions stopped a 24-game road losing streak against the Green Bay Packers when they held on for an 18-16 victory Sunday despite a late blunder by Calvin Johnson.
Lions Look To Turn Tide Of Losses To Green Bay PackersIncluding postseason, the Packers have won 24 straight at home against Detroit (1-7).
Rashean Mathis Out, Calvin Johnson Questionable Against Green BayLions cornerback Rashean Mathis will miss Sunday’s game against Green Bay, thanks to a concussion he most likely suffered against Minnesota three weeks ago.
Calvin Johnson At No. 18 In Latest Jersey Sale NumbersMegatron was the only Lion on the list, which crunched jersey sale numbers from March 1 to August 31 of this year.
ESPN Rates Lions The 13th Most-Injured Team In NFLBut in reality, there are a few excuses ready-made: According to ESPN's recent rankings, Detroit is the 13th most-injured team in the league.
Glover Quin Faces Social Media Backlash After Saying God Meant For Jordy Nelson To Get HurtBaumgartner, in another tweet, called Quin a "moron" for his comments.
Lions Not Underestimating A Packers Team Without Jordy Nelson"The best guy on the team is Aaron Rodgers and he’s still playing, so call me when Aaron Rodgers goes down."
Green Bay Packers Inury Report: Rodgers, Lacy Probable For NFC Title GameThe Green Bay Packers listed both their starting quarterback (Aaron Rodgers) and running back (Eddie Lacy) on the injury report as limited participants in Thursday's practice. The team estimated that the two players would have been limited on Friday as well and gave both a probable chance to play on Sunday against the Seattle Seahawks at CenturyLink Field in the NFC championship game. The Packers list four players on their injury report and the Seahawks list seven (two not injury related) on theirs.
Packers Ready For Rematch In SeattleThe Green Bay Packers played the Seattle Seahawks in Week 1 as the first game of the season. This week, the Packers will look to avenge their 36-16 loss in the opener. Both teams are different teams than in that first meeting, but Bovada sees the Seahawks as 7.5 point favorites at home.
Cowboys Team Grades: Cowboys Season Ends with Controversy, Poor TacklingWhile the NFC wild card game ended in controversy with a bad no-call, the Dallas Cowboys season ended the same way with a controversial referee decision. However, bad tackling was really the reason for the loss. Here is a look at the Cowboys team grades.
Cowboys Injury Report: Dallas Heads Into Green Bay for Divisional PlayoffsThe Dallas Cowboys and Green Bay Packers head into the NFC divisional playoffs with distinct injuries. The Packers are playing with a hurt quarterback and the Cowboys head in a banged up defense. Here is the Cowboys vs. Packers injury report.
Injury Report: Rodgers Probable To Play Sunday For The PackersThe Green Bay Packers begin their playoff season against the Dallas Cowboys Sunday at Lambeau Field and Aaron Rodgers will be a part of it. The MVP favorite quarterback has been nursing a strained calf to his left leg. The Packers list five players on their injury report and the Cowboys list 12 players on theirs.
Fans At The Packers Game Can Feast On Big Game BurgerFans at the Packers game this weekend can feast on the Big Game Burger.
Packers Coach Calls Cowboys' DeMarco Murray A 'Difference Maker'Some expect the Dallas Cowboys vs. Green Bay Packers game to be a shootout between the NFL's top rated passers. However, the Packers coach considers running back DeMarco Murray to be the difference.
Packers Look To Change Recent Playoff TrendThe Green Bay Packers have made the playoffs in each of the last three seasons since winning the Super Bowl. However, they have failed to get past the divisional round and have just one win in that time frame. The Packers want to change that fortunate this weekend. The last time the Packers and Dallas Cowboys played a playoff game at Lambeau Field was the famed Ice Bowl.