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Aaron Rodgers not worried about offense finding rhythm

The Packers only scored six points over the final three quarters of Sunday’s game against Washington, but that was all they needed. They posted 14 points in the first quarter and their defense kept Washington out of the end zone until less than two minutes were left in the 20-15 victory. There was acknowledgement that [more]

Washington never considered pulling Dwayne Haskins with ankle injury

Washington rookie quarterback Dwayne Haskins hurt his ankle near the end of the first half of Sunday’s game against the Packers and Case Keenum was spotted warming up before the second half, but Haskins never left the game. His mobility appeared to be compromised at points, but he did lead Washington on a couple of [more]

Packers hold off Washington for 20-15 win

It wasn’t pretty in Green Bay on Sunday, but it was a Packers win. The Packers scored 14 points in the first quarter and then grinded their way to a 20-15 win over Washington. The victory lifts the Packers to 10-3 on the season and moves them a step closer to a playoff berth. Green [more]

Packers up 14-6 at halftime

The Packers offense scored two of the first three times they had the ball before slowing down over the rest of the first half, but the early strikes were enough to send them to halftime with a lead. Aaron Jones ran for a touchdown and Robert Tonyan caught one as the Packers jumped out to [more]

Derrius Guice leaves with knee injury

Washington running back Derrius Guice is no stranger to knee injuries and he suffered another one during the first half of Sunday’s game against the Packers. Guice got hit low at the end of a 23-yard run and remained down on the field until medical personnel came to help him out. Guice made his way [more]

Week 14 early inactives

Every week we bring you all the inactives from the 1 p.m. ET games in one post, constantly updated with the latest information. Check back to see the full list as it becomes available 90 minutes ahead of kickoff. Lions at Vikings Lions: CB Jamal Agnew, QB Matthew Stafford, DL Da'shawn Hand, DL Austin Bryant, [more]

Week 14 injury report roundup

Week 14 of the 2019 NFL season kicked off on Thursday with a win by the Bears and it continues with 14 more games on Sunday, which means that the 28 teams in those games submitted their final injury reports of the week on Friday. The teams playing on Monday night won’t release their final [more]

Aaron Rodgers: These opportunities don’t come along all the time

The Packers missed the playoffs the last two seasons, which led to a coaching change this offseason and questions about how quarterback Aaron Rodgers would fare under new management. There have been bumps in the road, but the Packers have navigated them well enough to be 9-3 entering the final stretch of the regular season. [more]

Adam Thielen’s hamstring seems to be regressing, again

Last week, Vikings receiver Adam Thielen was participating in practice and possibly on track to play on Monday night. Then, on Sunday, he abruptly was ruled out for Monday night’s game in Seattle. Then, on Wednesday, the Vikings said that Thielen wouldn’t have practiced at all, if they’d had more than a walk through. The [more]

Ryan Kerrigan cleared from concussion protocol

Washington linebacker Ryan Kerrigan can start a new streak this week. Kerrigan has cleared concussion protocol, coach Bill Callahan said Wednesday. Kerrigan started all possible 139 games to start his career before being diagnosed with a concussion in the Week 12 victory over the Lions. He was inactive for Sunday’s game. Kerrigan has 24 tackles, [more]

Packers claim Tyler Ervin off waivers from Jaguars

The Packers claimed running back Tyler Ervin off waivers from the Jaguars on Tuesday, the team announced. Ervin is a fourth-year player out of San Jose State. He entered the league as a fourth-round draft choice of the Texans in 2015. Ervin has played 31 regular-season games and two postseason contests for the Texans (2016-18) [more]

NFC playoff picture: A shakeup at the top

There’s a new team atop the NFC West and a new team holding down the No. 1 seed in the conference as we head into the final four weeks of the regular season. Wins by the Saints last Thursday night and the Seahawks on Monday night coupled with the 49ers’ loss in Baltimore means that [more]

Mike Zimmer: Vikings are 8-4, one loss is not the end of the world

Vikings coach Mike Zimmer was looking on the bright side after Monday night’s loss to the Seahawks. “Everybody acts like this is the end of the world,” Zimmer said. “We lost one game tonight. We are 8-4, we have four games left, three division games. This is not the end of the world. We have [more]

Packers cut Tremon Smith

The Packers are going to have a different kick returner when they play Washington next Sunday. The team announced on Monday that they have waived Tremon Smith. Smith played the last seven games for the Packers and served as their kick and punt returner over that span. Smith returned 13 kickoffs for 303 yards and [more]

Monday night’s game is huge for the Packers

Yes, the 49ers will closely be watching Monday night’s Vikings-Seahawks game, for obvious reasons. But the Packers will closely be watching the game as well, for slightly less obvious reasons. If the Vikings lose to Seattle on Monday night, the Packers will have a clear and easy path to the NFC North title. It would [more]

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