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Packers not sleeping on Denver's sackless Miller-Chubb duo

Sep. 19, 2019 9:04 PM EDT

GREEN BAY, Wis. (AP) — Von Miller expects more from the Broncos' defense. Following a last-second Week 2 loss to the Bears, the three-time All-Pro edge rusher said it was time to "get back in the lab and keep practicing." Through two games, Denver (0-2) hasn't forced a turnover or recorded a sack, both...

Broncos-Packers Preview Capsule

Sep. 19, 2019 11:32 AM EDT

DENVER (0-2) at GREEN BAY (2-0) Sunday, 1 p.m. ET, Fox OPENING LINE — Packers by 6 ½ RECORD VS. SPREAD — Broncos 1-1; Packers 2-0 SERIES RECORD — Broncos lead 7-6-1 LAST MEETING — Broncos beat Packers 29-10, Nov. 1, 2015 LAST WEEK — Broncos lost to Bears 16-14; Packers beat...

Packers take 'mental day' to rest in middle of tough stretch

Sep. 18, 2019 5:51 PM EDT

GREEN BAY, Wis. (AP) — In a sport where it's all about going as fast as possible as hard as possible and for as long as possible, first-year Packers coach Matt LaFleur on Wednesday elected instead to take things nice and slow. "We're using it more as a mental day, and sort of walkthrough," LaFleur said....

Aaron Jones does 'unbelievable job' in win over Vikings

Sep. 16, 2019 7:26 PM EDT

GREEN BAY, Wis. (AP) — What Aaron Jones did on Sunday is exactly what coach Matt LaFleur envisioned for the running game when he took over the reins of the Packers in January. Jones had 116 yards and a touchdown on a career-high 23 carries in Green Bay's 21-16 win over the Minnesota Vikings. "He did an...

Cook sets career rushing high in Vikings' loss to Packers

Sep. 15, 2019 7:17 PM EDT

GREEN BAY, Wis. (AP) — Dalvin Cook gave the Minnesota Vikings hope. He just couldn't quite carry them past Aaron Rodgers and the Green Bay Packers. Cook ran for a career-high 154 yards and a long a touchdown to help the Vikings make it close after they looked as though they were going to get blown out in a...

Packers ride Rodgers' hot start to 21-16 win over Vikings

Sep. 15, 2019 6:54 PM EDT

GREEN BAY, Wis. (AP) — All that mattered to Aaron Rodgers on Sunday was that the Packers won. That's it. Rodgers threw two early touchdowns and Green Bay held on for a 21-16 victory over the Minnesota Vikings. "The biggest thing is that we're 2-0," he said. "I know we owe a lot of that to our defense and...

Packers' new-look defense carries offense in opening win

Sep. 6, 2019 7:32 PM EDT

GREEN BAY, Wis. (AP) — Aaron Rodgers presented Matt LaFleur with the game ball Thursday night after the Green Bay Packers' 10-3 victory over the Chicago Bears. It was LaFleur's first regular-season victory as an NFL head coach. "I've got such a high regard for him, not only as a football player but as a...

Packers and Bears reverse roles in NFL's 100th season opener

Sep. 4, 2019 10:38 AM EDT

CHICAGO (AP) — The NFL's oldest rivalry takes on a different look to open the league's 100th season. It's a role reversal for the Chicago Bears and Green Bay Packers. A year after new coach Matt Nagy took quarterback Mitchell Trubisky and the Bears to Lambeau Field to kick off the season, the script...

Packers dealing with injuries after preseason loss in Canada

Aug. 23, 2019 8:30 PM EDT

GREEN BAY, Wis. (AP) — In keeping his starters in street clothes for Thursday's preseason game in Winnipeg, Green Bay Packers coach Matt LaFleur decided to follow his instincts. "It was just something in my gut," LaFleur said on Friday, a day after a 22-21 loss to the Oakland Raiders. "I was told when you...

Column: The NFL preseason shows all its ills in 1 night

Aug. 23, 2019 7:05 PM EDT

Cam Newton hobbling to the locker room, the recipient of an unnecessary injury in an unnecessary game. A cash-grab in Canada, leading to what didn't even qualify as a glorified scrimmage on an 80-yard field. The Falcons charging top dollar to cheer for a quarterback last seen trying to make the Patriots as a...