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Packers-Raiders game being played on 80-yard field

Aug. 22, 2019 9:08 PM EDT

WINNIPEG, Manitoba (AP) — The Oakland Raiders and Green Bay Packers are playing their exhibition game in Canada on a shortened field out of concern for the safety of the field. The game in Winnipeg on Thursday night is being played on an 80-yard field with the goal lines starting at the 10-yard lines and...

NFL 2019: LaFleur, Rodgers look to lead Pack past weak 2018

Aug. 22, 2019 3:36 PM EDT

Six wins are unacceptable in Green Bay. So after a 6-9-1 campaign a season ago, the Packers unloaded the coaching staff, reshuffled the roster and retooled for what they hope will be a return to glory in 2019. Coach Mike McCarthy is gone. Now, 39-year-old Matt LaFleur must restore a franchise while learning how...

NFL 2019: Tough Bears 'D' has company in NFC North

Aug. 22, 2019 1:01 PM EDT

The hit HBO show "Game of Thrones" that racked up a record 32 Emmy nominations became such a cultural force that it even unintentionally spawned a slogan for one of the NFL's most tradition-rich divisions. "Defend the North" was a familiar mantra for the mythical characters in the vicious drama. That might as...

Packers Preview Capsule

Aug. 22, 2019 12:41 PM EDT

GREEN BAY PACKERS (6-9-1) New faces: Coach Matt LaFleur, offensive coordinator Nathaniel Hackett, QB coach Luke Getsy, O-line coach Adam Stenavich, TE coach Justin Outten, WR coach Alvis Whitted, ILB coach Kirk Olivadotti, OLB coach Mike Smith, OL Billy Turner, OLBs Za'Darius Smith, Preston Smith and Rashan Gary,...

Raiders-Packers game lands in Winnipeg on Thursday

Aug. 21, 2019 2:38 PM EDT

The Raiders' worldwide tour gets started in the preseason when they play a "home" exhibition against Green Bay in Canada. The Raiders will be the first team to play games in three countries in one season; they also will play a "home" game in the regular season in London against Chicago on Oct. 6. "We'll treat it...

Green Bay WR Moore cited in crash for driving too fast

Aug. 21, 2019 10:34 AM EDT

HOBART, Wis. (AP) — Green Bay Packers wide receiver J'Mon Moore has been cited for driving too fast for conditions after he lost control of his car in heavy rainfall and collided with a pickup truck. A police report says Moore was driving in the village of Hobart on Friday when his Mercedes Benz spun out...

Rodgers: If LaFleur wants me to play Thursday, I'll play

Aug. 19, 2019 8:12 PM EDT

GREEN BAY, Wis. (AP) — Aaron Rodgers practiced on Monday after sitting out the Packers' second preseason game in Baltimore and being sidelined during practice Sunday with back tightness. But the verdict is still out on whether the two-time MVP will make his preseason debut Thursday night against the...

Antonio Brown moves closer to return to practice for Raiders

Aug. 17, 2019 7:05 PM EDT

NAPA, Calif. (AP) — Antonio Brown made it through a walkthrough practice for the Oakland Raiders with no issues with his frost-bitten feet and is expected to be a full participant in practice soon for the first time this summer. Coach Jon Gruden said Saturday that he thinks Brown will be able to get back...

Ravens' Tavon Young weighing options with neck injury

Aug. 17, 2019 6:46 PM EDT

OWINGS MILLS, Md. (AP) — Baltimore Ravens cornerback Tavon Young is still weighing his options with his recent neck injury, coach John Harbaugh said Saturday. Young, who signed a three-year, $25.8 million contract extension in February, suffered the injury during practice and he did not play in the second...

Jackson sharp, Rodgers sits and Ravens beat Packers 26-13

Aug. 15, 2019 11:53 PM EDT

BALTIMORE (AP) — It didn't matter that it was merely a preseason game, or that the Green Bay Packers were chasing him, or that his health is of the utmost importance to the Baltimore Ravens. Given the opportunity to run, Lamar Jackson couldn't resist. Jackson juked and hopped during an impressive...