Boomer & Carton: Packers RB Eddie Lacy Is A Big ManPackers head coach Mike McCarthy recently called out his running back, Eddie Lacy, for being overweight, which is a point Craig had been making about the plump ball-carrier for a while.
Team Grades: Fate Brought It To Overtime, But Packers Couldn't Stop CardinalsThe Green Bay Packers almost had yet another unbelievable come-from-behind victory and it seemed like fate was on their side, but Larry Fitzgerald simply couldn't be stopped in overtime as the Arizona Cardinals won.
Arizona Cardinals Cannot Underestimate Dangerous Green Bay PackersThe Green Bay Packers may have fallen off a bit in the second half of the regular season, but the Arizona Cardinals cannot think they will be a pushover.
Seahawks Injury Report: Seahawks Injured Doubles Packers ListA trip to the Super Bowl is on the line.
Green Bay Packers Inury Report: Rodgers, Lacy Probable For NFC Title GameThe Green Bay Packers listed both their starting quarterback (Aaron Rodgers) and running back (Eddie Lacy) on the injury report as limited participants in Thursday's practice. The team estimated that the two players would have been limited on Friday as well and gave both a probable chance to play on Sunday against the Seattle Seahawks at CenturyLink Field in the NFC championship game. The Packers list four players on their injury report and the Seahawks list seven (two not injury related) on theirs.
Three Keys To Another NFC Championship For SeattleIf Seattle wants a second straight trip to the Super Bowl, here are three vital areas to focus on.
Silverman: Underpublicized Studs Will Decide Who Advances In NFL PlayoffsHere’s a look at the non-quarterbacks who are likely to have impact roles in the NFL’s divisional playoffs.
Thursday Night Football Fantasy Starters: Rodgers, Wilson And Harvin Are Must PlaysFantasy football players are also ready to go all-in on Thursday night. Finding favorable matchups in the first game on the schedule each week gives a player a big edge going into Sunday.
Second Year For Eddie Lacy Could Push Packers To NFL's Most Balanced OffenseGreen Bay Packers running back Eddie Lacy had a spectacular year in 2013, but improvement by Lacy and a healthy Aaron Rodgers, the Packers may just end up being the NFL's most balanced offense in 2014.
Fantasy Football: Top 10 NFL Running Backs To DraftQuarterbacks are breaking records left and right in the pass-happy NFL, but that makes high-caliber running backs all the more valuable. Many of last season's top performers appear on this list, but keep in mind there's usually a major bust or two, likely due to the heavy workload of the position causing a hangover effect.
Jets DE Sheldon Richardson Named 2013 Defensive Rookie Of The YearJets DE Sheldon Richardson was named the NFL Defensive Rookie Of The Year. Richardson received 23 votes; Kiko Alonso, a second-round choice (46th overall), got 19 votes.
2013 Packers: Surmounting Injuries, Eddie Lacy's Bright FutureThe Green Bay Packers overcame some significant injuries to win the NFC North and make the playoffs, but they still lost in the first round. Here is the story of their season.
49ers, Packers Renew Rivalry In Opening Round Of PlayoffsTwo of the NFL's most decorated franchises will meet this Sunday when the Packers and 49ers meet in a NFC Wild Card matchup. The winner will move on in the playoffs, while the loser will face a disappointing end to a season that started with much higher aspirations.
Team Grades: Giants Drop Packers For 4th Straight VictoryDon't look now, but after starting their season with six straight losses, the New York Football Giants have won four games in a row. Big Blue's latest victory, 27-13 over the Green Bay Packers, may have been their most complete game of the season and sets up an important clash with the Dallas Cowboys next week.
Dottino: 3 Keys For Giants Against Banged-Up PackersMake no mistake about it. The Giants still have many elements to improve as they attempt to win their fourth consecutive game. But the Packers are reeling - with injuries on both sides of the ball.