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NFL moves Green Bay-San Francisco into prime time on Nov. 24

Nov. 12, 2019 7:55 PM EST

NEW YORK (AP) — The NFL has flexed the Green Bay Packers' trip to San Francisco to prime time on Nov. 24 along with announcing kickoff times for a handful of Week 16 games. With Tuesday's announcement, the Packers (8-2) and 49ers (8-1) replace Seattle at Philadelphia, which now will kick off at 1 p.m. ET...

Ravens grab top spot in AP Pro32 poll; Patriots are No. 2

Nov. 12, 2019 2:54 PM EST

NEW YORK (AP) — Lamar Jackson has been one of the most dynamic players in the league this season. The Baltimore Ravens quarterback has 2,036 passing yards and 15 touchdowns, along with 702 rushing yards and six rushing TDs. Jackson went 15 for 17 for 223 yards and three touchdowns and added a dazzling...

Packers' Bratkowski, Bart Starr's backup, dies at age 88

Nov. 12, 2019 1:00 PM EST

GREEN BAY, Wis. (AP) — Zeke Bratkowski, the quarterback who backed up Bart Starr during the Green Bay Packers' 1960s dynasty, has died at his Florida home. He was 88. The team announced his death late Monday but did not disclose further details. The Packers Hall of Famer was a quarterback in Green Bay from...

Aaron Jones, not Rodgers, proving to be Packers' MVP

Nov. 11, 2019 6:46 PM EST

GREEN BAY, Wis. (AP) — It's been a while since the Green Bay Packers had a dominant force at running back. Eddie Lacy was Green Bay's previous 1,000-yard rusher. That was five years ago. Aaron Jones had another big game in a win over the Carolina Panthers on Sunday, and the third-year back continues to...

Panthers run defense a concern, allowing 10 TDs in 3 games

Nov. 11, 2019 5:15 PM EST

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — Panthers coach Ron Rivera is growing increasingly concerned with his team's struggles against the run — and with good reason. The Green Bay Packers ran for 163 yards and Aaron Jones scored three times on the ground in a 24-16 win over Carolina on Sunday, continuing an ugly...

Packers' Jones scores 3 TDs in 24-16 win over Carolina

Nov. 10, 2019 11:25 PM EST

GREEN BAY, Wis. (AP) — A matchup featuring two MVP candidates turned into a stage for a third player to make his case to be included in the MVP conversation. Preston Smith and Green Bay's defense stopped MVP candidate Christian McCaffrey at the goal line as time expired and the Packers defeated the...

McCaffrey distraught following Panthers' loss at Lambeau

Nov. 10, 2019 11:00 PM EST

GREEN BAY, Wis. (AP) — Christian McCaffrey was noticeably distraught following the Panthers' loss on Sunday. The MVP candidate sat with his head in his hands in the locker room after he was stopped just short of the end zone as time expired in a 24-16 loss to the Packers at Lambeau Field. A brief replay...

Rodgers wants more 'juice' following dry performance in LA

Nov. 7, 2019 8:11 PM EST

GREEN BAY, Wis. (AP) — Aaron Rodgers couldn't quite put his finger on it, but the two-time MVP knew something was missing last Sunday. Rodgers was sacked three times, and the Green Bay Packers' offense had its most anemic performance under coach Matt LaFleur in a 26-11 loss to the Los Angeles Chargers. "It...

Panthers-Packers Preview Capsule

Nov. 7, 2019 5:37 PM EST

CAROLINA (5-3) at GREEN BAY (7-2) Sunday, 4:25 p.m. ET, FOX OPENING LINE — Packers by 7 RECORD VS. SPREAD — Panthers 5-3; Packers 6-3 SERIES RECORD — Packers lead 9-6 LAST MEETING — Panthers beat Packers 31-24, Dec. 17, 2017 LAST WEEK — Panthers beat Titans 30-20; Packers lost...

Chargers' offense looking to maintain consistency at Oakland

Nov. 5, 2019 5:18 PM EST

COSTA MESA, Calif. (AP) — Melvin Gordon and Philip Rivers didn't have much time to savor the Los Angeles Chargers' best offensive performance of the season. They quickly had to look ahead to Thursday night's game at Oakland and trying to build on it. Los Angeles set season highs for total yards (442) and...