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Darnell Savage, Lucas Patrick listed as questionable for Packers on Monday night

The Packers announced their injury designations for Monday night’s game against the Lions on Saturday afternoon. Safety Darnell Savage (shoulder) and left guard Lucas Patrick (concussion) are listed as questionable to play in the game. Savage was limited in practice all week and Patrick was able to take part in Saturday’s workout after missing the [more]

D’Andre Swift, Kalif Raymond questionable for Lions on Monday night

Running back D'Andre Swift is one of four Lions players listed as starters on the team’s depth chart who are listed as questionable for Monday night’s game against the Packers. Swift is dealing with a groin injury that limited him in practice on Thursday and Friday, but he was listed as a full participant in [more]

Jermichael Finley: Packers should be prepared to switch to Jordan Love by Week Four

It’s way too early for the Packers to panic. Former Packers tight end Jermichael Finley believes that panic could soon be justified. Finley has been candid in the aftermath of Green Bay’s embarrassing performance against the Saints regarding quarterback Aaron Rodgers. Previously, Finley said that Rodgers “looks tired,” and that it appears he has lost [more]

Michael Irvin on Aaron Rodgers: If you’re thinking about retiring, you’re already retired

Many are chalking up Green Bay’s bizarre Week One loss to the Saints as stuff happens. The question is whether that stuff will keep happening. Most think it won’t. If it does, Hall of Famer Michael Irvin has an explanation for it. “This game is too hard,” Irvin told TMZ.com on Friday. “That’s why you [more]

Packers placing Za’Darius Smith on IR with back injury

Dealing with a back injury, Packers edge rusher Za'Darius Smith played only 18 defensive snaps in last week’s loss to New Orleans. It’s going to be at least three weeks until he sees the field again. Green Bay head coach Matt LaFleur announced on Friday that Smith will go to injured reserve, with the hope [more]

Jamaal Williams says Packers are “like that ex-girlfriend” ahead of Monday night’s game

Jamaal Williams spent the first four seasons of his NFL career with the Packers, but moved on this offseason after the Packers re-signed Aaron Jones to go with 2020 second-round pick A.J. Dillon in their backfield. Williams wound up signing with the Lions, which set him up for a pair of meetings with his former [more]

Packers without DL coach Jerry Montgomery after positive COVID test

The Packers may not have defensive line coach Jerry Montgomery with them for Monday night’s game against the Lions. Tom Silverstein of PackersNews.com reports that Montgomery was not at practice Thursday because he has tested positive for COVID-19. There are no other known positives or unvaccinated close contacts of Montgomery who would have to also [more]

Aaron Rodgers: We’re in big trouble if we freak out over one game

Packers quarterback Aaron Rodgers famously spelled out “R-E-L-A-X” as a message to those he felt were overly panicked about a rough stretch during the 2014 season and he sent a similar message on Thursday. This one didn’t include any spelling exercises. Rodgers met the media in Green Bay on Thursday and the topic of the [more]

Lions claim Corey Ballentine off waivers

The Lions have added a defensive back. Per ESPN’s Field Yates, Detroit has claimed Corey Ballentine off waivers. The Jets waived him off injured reserve on Wednesday. Ballentine was a Giants sixth-round pick in 2019 and appeared in 13 games for the club as a rookie. He played 27 percent of defensive snaps and 30 [more]

Lions pessimistic about Tyrell Williams playing Monday night

The Lions play on Monday night, which gives wide receiver Tyrell Williams an extra day to clear the concussion protocol before they play the Packers on Monday night, but it doesn’t sound like there’s much hope that he’ll do that. Lions head coach Dan Campbell said that Williams, who was hurt on a blow to [more]

Davante Adams: Loss to Saints a really good wake-up call for us

After the Packers’ 38-3 loss to the Saints was in the books, quarterback Aaron Rodgers said he thought the team might have been a little too high on itself and that overconfidence contributed to the outcome. Rodgers said in a later interview that the team’s energy level was lacking and both comments suggest that the [more]

How did Packers lack energy in Week One?

Of all the things said and not said in the aftermath of the shellacking the Packers endured in Week One, the most significant came from quarterback Aaron Rodgers, who told Pat McAfee on Tuesday that “our energy level was a little bit low” on Sunday. While that may explain why they lost by 35 points [more]

Aaron Rodgers has a good excuse for one of his interceptions (actually, two)

With the Packers down 17-3 and driving for a touchdown that could have cut the deficit to seven, quarterback Aaron Rodgers threw a red-zone interception. The miscue came from something that happened in a very different zone. “For those of you who went back and watched it,” Rodgers told Pat McAfee on Tuesday, “I don’t [more]

Aaron Rodgers: I think loss is just a good learning lesson for us

Sunday’s 38-3 loss to the Saints was the most lopsided loss of Aaron Rodgers‘ NFL career and it was a painful one in more ways than one. Rodgers said on The Pat McAfee Show that he took a “double nut shot” on the first of his two interceptions in the game, which was a lot [more]

Tyrell Williams in concussion protocol

Wide receiver Tyrell Williams‘ debut for the Lions was cut short by a hit to the head from 49ers safety Jaquiski Tartt in the third quarter and he may miss Week Two as well. Williams is in the concussion protocol as a result of the hit and will be unavailable to the team as long [more]

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