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Packers' revamped defense looks to slow Dalvin Cook

Sep. 12, 2019 7:20 PM EDT

GREEN BAY, Wis. (AP) — The Green Bay Packers strolled into Chicago for the season opener boasting a revamped defense with several expensive additions, and suffocated quarterback Mitchell Trubisky and the Bears' offense. Defensive coordinator Mike Pettine's unit will see an entirely different challenge in...

Vikings-Packers Preview Capsule

Sep. 12, 2019 4:13 PM EDT

MINNESOTA (1-0) at GREEN BAY (1-0) Sunday, 1 p.m. ET, Fox OPENING LINE — Packers by 3 RECORD VS. SPREAD — Vikings 1-0; Packers 1-0 SERIES RECORD — Packers lead 60-54-3 LAST MEETING — Vikings beat Packers 24-17, Nov. 25, 2018 LAST WEEK — Vikings beat Falcons 28-12; Packers beat...

Bears QB Mitchell Trubisky attempts to bounce back again

Sep. 11, 2019 6:44 PM EDT

LAKE FOREST, Ill. (AP) — Mitchell Trubisky has been down this road before after a rough game as Chicago Bears quarterback. A poor night against the Green Bay Packers in Thursday's season opener made for a difficult start to Trubisky's season in a 10-3 loss, and against Denver he'll seek to immediately...

LaFleur remembers how challenging it was facing Zimmer's D

Sep. 9, 2019 6:27 PM EDT

GREEN BAY, Wis. (AP) — Packers coach Matt LaFleur remembers vividly how challenging it was facing Mike Zimmer's defense. Zimmer's defensive unit held LaFleur's offense to a single touchdown when the two squared off nearly two years ago in Minnesota. Zimmer was 10 games into what would eventually be a 13-3...

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-Bears game most viewed NFL opener since 2016

Sep. 6, 2019 6:33 PM EDT

STAMFORD, Conn. (AP) — The NFL kickoff game between the Green Bay Packers and Chicago Bears was the most viewed opener since 2016. Green Bay's 10-3 victory on Thursday night averaged 22.7 million viewers on NBC as well as the network's and NFL's digital platforms. The viewer figures were released by the...

QB Trubisky, Bears look for improvements after loss

Sep. 6, 2019 5:10 PM EDT

LAKE FOREST, Ill. (AP) — From the time quarterback Mitchell Trubisky bobbled a snap and handoff to Tarik Cohen on the first play Thursday night, the Chicago Bears struggled on offense in a 10-3 loss to the Green Bay Packers. Bears coach Matt Nagy insisted Friday what happened to Trubisky and the offense...

NFL At 100: A look at the biggest scandals in NFL history

Sep. 6, 2019 12:18 PM EDT

There's Spygate and Deflategate, bullying and bounties. Those are just a few of the NFL's biggest scandals in just the past 15 years. And that's not taking into account all the players suspended for allegations of domestic violence. The most divisive of all — Colin Kaepernick's protest for social justice...

Big-time D, a bit of A-Rod enough for Packers vs. Bears

Sep. 6, 2019 9:43 AM EDT

CHICAGO (AP) — To open its celebration of its 100th season, the NFL got a throwback to, well, the 1920s. You know, one of those knock-down, dragged-out defensive confrontations that ends up 10-3. That's the score the Green Bay Packers beat the Chicago Bears by on Thursday night. And while it was ugly on...

Bears' offense struggles in opening loss to Packers

Sep. 6, 2019 12:59 AM EDT

CHICAGO (AP) — Errant passes. Shaky blocking. Questionable play-calling. It sure looked as if Mitchell Trubisky and company could have used more preseason work. Trubisky and the Chicago Bears were shut down by the Green Bay Packers on Thursday night, losing 10-3 in an ugly NFL opener that showered cold...