Latest Aaron Rodgers News

Tom Brady gets Bucs offense going, defense struggles

Oct. 03, 2022 00:47 AM EDT

TAMPA, Fla. (AP) — Tom Brady looked more like himself, carrying Tampa Bay’s offense with his arm. Only problem for the Buccaneers was the defense couldn’t stop Patrick Mahomes and the rest of Kansas City’s offense. “Our red zone defense was poor. Our run...

Patriots' Zappe competes but falls short in unexpected debut

Oct. 02, 2022 22:22 PM EDT

GREEN BAY, Wis. (AP) — Bailey Zappe’s NFL debut came quite a bit earlier than anticipated. The rookie fourth-round pick from Western Kentucky began the season as New England’s third-string quarterback. But he was pressed into duty Sunday because of injuries to Mac Jones and...

Broncos' offense hurt by awful 3rd quarter in loss to Vegas

Oct. 02, 2022 22:07 PM EDT

LAS VEGAS (AP) — Russell Wilson had his most productive day with the Broncos, but it wasn't enough to overcome numerous mistakes and an awful third quarter by Denver's offense in a 32-23 loss to the Las Vegas Raiders on Sunday. “I thought we battled in a tough environment. ... I...

Rodgers, Crosby's OT FG lead Packers past Pats, Zappe 27-24

Oct. 02, 2022 21:19 PM EDT

GREEN BAY, Wis. (AP) — Aaron Rodgers rebounded from a dreadful start and helped the Green Bay Packers spoil Bailey Zappe's unexpected NFL debut with the New England Patriots. Rodgers threw two second-half touchdown passes and led an overtime drive that resulted in Mason Crosby's...

Pats' visit to Lambeau offers rare Rodgers-Belichick matchup

Sep. 30, 2022 17:15 PM EDT

GREEN BAY, Wis. (AP) — Aaron Rodgers is about to face a Bill Belichick-coached team for just the third time in his 15 seasons as the Green Bay Packers’ starting quarterback. While the two haven’t matched up very often, they gained plenty of respect for each other from afar....

Brady, Bucs look to get offense going vs. Mahomes, Chiefs

Sep. 29, 2022 19:32 PM EDT

TAMPA, Fla. (AP) — Three touchdowns in three games hardly qualifies as getting the job done offensively. Tom Brady knows he and the Tampa Bay Buccaneers have to be better moving forward, beginning with a highly anticipated matchup Sunday night against Patrick Mahomes and the...

Buccaneers look to get offense back on track against Chiefs

Sep. 29, 2022 13:24 PM EDT

KANSAS CITY (2-1) at TAMPA BAY (2-1) Sunday, 8:20 p.m. EDT, NBC BETTING LINE: Chiefs by 1½, according to FanDuel SportsBook. AGAINST THE SPREAD: Chiefs 1-2, Buccaneers 2-1. SERIES RECORD: Buccaneers lead 8-6. LAST MEETING:...

Packers proving they can win by relying on their defense

Sep. 28, 2022 20:38 PM EDT

GREEN BAY, Wis. (AP) — The Green Bay Packers’ defense is meeting offseason expectations and giving this storied franchise a new look. A team that has relied on Hall of Fame-caliber quarterback production for the past three decades is winning primarily because of the defense. ...

Bowles: Bucs simply need to play better to end scoring woes

Sep. 26, 2022 19:49 PM EDT

TAMPA, Fla. (AP) — While injuries have been a factor, there’s more to Tampa Bay’s scoring woes than a young offensive line and the absence of Tom Brady’s top receivers. “I’m not going to sit here and blame it on the rookies,” coach Todd Bowles said Monday, reflecting on...

Bakhtiari's return gives Packers plenty of options on O-line

Sep. 26, 2022 18:34 PM EDT

Whether the Green Bay Packers will continue rotating David Bakhtiari and Yosh Nijman at left tackle remains uncertain. The Packers are just happy they have the option of using Bakhtiari in any fashion now that the 2018 and 2020 All-Pro finally has returned from a severe knee injury...