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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...

Cousins seeks rebound from rough game as Vikes face Raiders

Sep. 19, 2019 7:40 PM EDT

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — During his nine-year hiatus from the NFL sideline, Jon Gruden evaluated players like he was still a coach, drawing particular attention as an analyst for ESPN for his one-on-one film breakdowns with quarterback prospects entering the draft. Kirk Cousins was one of those pupils. Though...

Some teams are already fighting uphill battles

Sep. 19, 2019 3:07 AM EDT

DENVER (AP) — Last week, cornerback Chris Harris Jr. mentioned how critical it was for the Broncos to beat the Bears because "there's not a lot of 0-2 teams that make the playoffs." Denver lost to Chicago, leaving the Broncos winless through two games for the first time since 1999. Harris was right about...

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....

Broncos look to bounce back from 0-2 start in Green Bay

Sep. 17, 2019 5:09 PM EDT

ENGLEWOOD, Colo. (AP) — Emmanuel Sanders didn't realize he tied a career high with 11 catches against Chicago. Never even dawned on him. "I just want to get a win," the Denver receiver said Tuesday as the team began preparations for their game in Green Bay this weekend. The Broncos are off to a 0-2 start...

Packers pick up CB Tremon Smith off waivers

Sep. 17, 2019 4:29 PM EDT

GREEN BAY, Wis. (AP) — The Green Bay Packers claimed cornerback Tremon Smith off waivers from the Kansas City Chiefs on Tuesday. The second-year player out of Central Arkansas was a sixth-round pick of the Chiefs last year. He appeared in 14 games with one start during the regular season and played in both...

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...

Despite win, Bears have room to improve to make deep run

Sep. 16, 2019 5:38 PM EDT

LAKE FOREST, Ill. (AP) — It was ugly. It was gut wrenching. And it was, ultimately, a win for Chicago. A 16-14 victory at Denver on Sunday has the Bears breathing a little easier, and they can thank their dominant defense and kicker, of all people, for that. "What we saw yesterday was a team that was very...

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...