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Packers-49ers Final Score: Aaron Rodgers looks solid early in 21-10 win

Green Bay moved to 3-0 on the preseason, but the big news is that Aaron Rodgers looked good and stayed healthy in limited action. The big news coming out of the Green Bay Packers’ 21-10 preseason victory over the San Francisco 49ers on Friday night was that two-time MVP quarterback Aaron Rodgers did finally play, and played well. Rodgers stayed in the game for the Packers’ first...
Via Acme Packing Co
2 hours ago

Packers vs 49ers in 3…2…1…

Two weeks are down in the 2016 preseason and we are starting to see what the Packers will all be about. They have run the ball extremely well early on and have shown a strong defense, especially in coverage. After dismantling Cleveland and Oakland in back-to-back weeks at Lambeau, Now they travel across the country to San Francisco to take on a recent nemesis in the 49ers. The starters...
Via Packers Talk Radio Network
9 hours ago

Packers vs. 49ers: CHTV GameDay LIVE Blog

Welcome to CheeseheadTV’s coverage of the Green Bay Packers vs. the San Francisco 49ers. As an outlet that collects news, pictures, commentary and analysis from other outlets - not just our own - we are your best source for Packers coverage. Oh, and please be sure to support our new sponsor Ticket King. If you are going to buy tickets to a Packers game, get them from a company...
Via Cheesehead TV
11 hours ago

PACKERS FOOTBALL FRIDAY: What to Watch For Tonight

Tonight is the all important third preseason game.  The game in which the starters play the most.  The dress rehearsal.  Fortunately for displaced Packers fans like myself it’s also the only live broadcast on NFL Network this preseason.  Tonight will be the first time in the 2016 preseason that Packers fans will get to see their quarterback play. There isn’t much else to...
Via Packers Talk Radio Network
12 hours ago

Players To Watch vs. SF

The Packers play their third preseason game tonight against the 49ers. Here are six players to keep an eye on (I focused only on positions that can be analyzed on TV): KENNARD BACKMAN – With new “Mr. August” Justin Perillo all but guaranteed the No. 3 job, last year’s sixth-round pick from Alabama-Birmingham must do something to entice general manager Ted Thompson to carry...
Via Packers Notes
12 hours ago

Green Bay Packers: It's only up for Davante Adams

Few would argue that Davante Adams was among the handful of Green Bay Packers with the most to prove this summer as rumors swirled about the young veteran not making the final roster.But while many have already written him off as a bust, the third-year pro has other plans.Coming off a miserable sophomore campaign in which caught only 50-percent of his targets and had only one touchdown...
Via FOX Sports
13 hours ago

Packers Question of the day - Who to Watch Against San Francisco?

It's a Packers business trip against a familiar foe. Only this time, the Packers will face the 49ers in the preseason. Not in a Divisional or Wild Card game against a speedy Colin Kaepernick, whose niche with the read-option was just kicking into gear against opposing defenses. Among the storylines following the Packers to Santa Clara, California, the punting competition between...
Via Cheesehead TV
17 hours ago

Packers: Marwin Evans Emergence Causes Logjam at Safety

The safety position hasn’t always been a strength for the Green Bay Packers. This season, it appears to be and the development of rookie Marwin Evans, will make deciding who to keep and who to cut exceedingly difficult. Evans, who was an undrafted free agent out of Utah State, put himself right in the middle of the safety conversation with an impressive performance last week against...
Via The Packers Guru
19 hours ago

Packers' Matthews, Peppers meet with NFL investigators

Pittsburgh Steelers linebacker James Harrison and Green Bay Packers defensive players Clay Matthews and Julius Peppers met this week with NFL investigators looking into allegations linking them to performance-enhancing drugs, the players' union said Thursday.Matthews and Peppers met with league representatives on Wednesday, while Harrison did so on Thursday, according to the NFL...
Via Associated Press
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Packers QB Rodgers preparing for preseason debut

GREEN BAY, Wis. -- Aaron Rodgers is tempering his expectations for himself and the Green Bay offense Friday night.All Rodgers is expecting is to finally play a game this preseason when the Packers visit the San Francisco 49ers."Whatever Mike wants me to do," Rodgers said Tuesday, referring to coach Mike McCarthy.Though playing time for Green Bay's third of four preseason games won...
Via Associated Press
3 days ago  |  Discuss

Packers receiver Nelson returns to practice

GREEN BAY, Wis. -- Jordy Nelson's return to practice was greeted with big cheers as the Green Bay Packers got one of their big playmakers back.At least for a little bit of practice.Nelson, who missed all of last season with a knee injury, was limited to individual drills Monday and primarily ran routes on air and caught passes from Aaron Rodgers and rookie backups Joe Callahan and...
Via Associated Press
4 days ago  |  Discuss

Jordy Nelson returns to individual drills in practice

Packers wide receiver Jordy Nelson was scheduled to take a major step in his return Monday by participating in individual drills at practice. McCarthy: Jordy Nelson will work individual drills today. — Tom Silverstein (@TomSilverstein) August 22, 2016 Nelson was activated off the physically unable to perform list last week, but the Packers aren’t rushing him back. He led...
Via The Sports Daily
4 days ago  |  Discuss

Four Potential Breakout Players for the Green Bay Packers

2016 can be an amazing year for the Green Bay Packers. I believe the success the Green Bay packers will experience will be due to the breakout years four certain players may have. Young, hungry, and steadily improving, these four players seem destined for a breakout year on their respective sides of the ball. The impact they have on the season could be the key to the team’s success...
Via isportsweb.com
5 days ago  |  Discuss

Why the Green Bay Packers could win the Super Bowl

The Green Bay Packers have constantly been one of the most consistent teams in the National Football League. Albeit their success and ability to reach the playoffs in recent seasons, for most the fans what stands out most is the number seven. That’s the number of seasons it’s been since they have played in, and won, a Super Bowl. The Green Bay Packers are a bounce back team....
Via isportsweb.com
5 days ago  |  Discuss

Harrison on not fighting NFL: It ‘would definitely hurt the team’

James Harrison, Clay Matthews and Julius Peppers all caved to the NFL’s demand to conduct interviews regarding PED allegations. Many may have hoped that they had chosen to fight the league on this matter, but as a matter of practicality they did not. Harrison, speaking with Aditi Kinkabwala of NFL Newtork, explained why it was important for him to submit to the league, rather...
Via Sportsnaut
8 days ago  |  Discuss

Green Bay Packers: Three Things to Watch in Second NFL Preseason Game

The Green Bay Packers are gearing up for their second 2016 NFL preseason game this evening against the Oakland Raiders. It is still a preseason game, but there is a lot more excitement surrounding this game than there was last week. As is the case every week of the preseason, Green Bay should look much better than they did last week. After knocking off the Cleveland Browns by a final...
Via This Given Sunday
8 days ago  |  Discuss

Report: Packers' Nelson off PUP after passing physical

The Green Bay Packers and their fans received good news on Wednesday. Receiver Jordy Nelson has reportedly passed his physical and is no longer on the PUP (Physically Unable to Perform List). Packers WR Jordy Nelson has passed his physical and is off PUP, per source. Good news for Green Bay. — Field Yates (@FieldYates) August 17, 2016 This gives the Packers (especially Aaron...
Via Sportsnaut
9 days ago  |  Discuss

Report: Packers WR Jeff Janis out 4-6 weeks

The unpredictable offseason for Green Bay Packers receiver Jeff Janis hit another bump on Monday. According to Tom Silverstein of the Milwaukee Journal Sentinel, Janis will miss the next four to six weeks after needing surgery to repair an injury to his right hand. WR Jeff Janis said he's been told it will be 4-6 weeks after surgery to put screws in the bones around his index...
Via The Sports Daily
11 days ago  |  Discuss
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