Latest Aaron Jones News

Adams’ injury paved way for Jones’ breakout year for Packers

Nov. 14, 2019 8:00 PM EST

GREEN BAY, Wis. (AP) — A single injury changed everything for the Green Bay Packers’ offense this season. Davante Adams caught 10 passes for a career-high 180 yards in the Packers’ Week 4 matchup against the Philadelphia Eagles. With 10:45 left in the fourth quarter, the two-time Pro Bowl...

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...

Waller, Godwin, Chark among emerging stars at halfway point

Nov. 5, 2019 2:45 AM EST

ALAMEDA, Calif. (AP) — Darren Waller was toiling away on the practice squad in Baltimore last November when the Oakland Raiders were intrigued enough by the athleticism they saw during pregame warmups to sign him away from the Ravens. Now a player who was bagging groceries two years ago while serving a...

Gordon scores twice as Chargers dominate Packers 26-11

Nov. 3, 2019 9:37 PM EST

CARSON, Calif. (AP) — Just when the Los Angeles Chargers' season looked lost, they put together their best game of the year against one of the league's top teams. Melvin Gordon scored two touchdowns and the defense held Green Bay's Aaron Rodgers to one of his worst outings as the Chargers dominated the...

Surging Packers hit the road to face struggling Chargers

Oct. 31, 2019 10:42 PM EDT

CARSON, Calif. (AP) — Despite being among the top quarterbacks in passing yards, Aaron Rodgers and Philip Rivers find themselves going in opposite directions heading into Sunday's game. Rodgers and his Green Bay Packers (7-1) are off to their best start since 2011 while Rivers and the Los Angles Chargers...

Packers-Chargers Preview Capsule

Oct. 31, 2019 5:05 PM EDT

GREEN BAY (7-1) at LOS ANGELES CHARGERS (3-5) Sunday, 4:25 p.m. ET, CBS OPENING LINE — Packers by 4 RECORD VS. SPREAD — Green Bay 4-4, Los Angeles 2-5-1 SERIES RECORD — Packers lead 10-1 LAST MEETING — Packers beat Chargers 27-20, Oct. 15, 2015 LAST WEEK — Packers beat Chiefs...

Rodgers' strong play has Packers off to 7-1 start

Oct. 28, 2019 9:01 PM EDT

GREEN BAY, Wis. (AP) — Aaron Rodgers is coming off consecutive near-perfect games for the rolling Green Bay Packers. Rodgers led the Packers past the Oakland Raiders last week and Kansas City Chiefs on Sunday. On the heels of throwing five TD passes against the Raiders, Rodgers added three more against the...