Wild Card Opponent Profile: Rejuvenated Giants Look To Cool Off Red-Hot PackersIn this NFL era of glitz and glamour, the 2016 version of the New York Giants (11-5) was steady and predictable. This week's opponent, the Green Bay Packers (10-6), were the polar opposite of that. The Pack had to reel off six consecutive wins just to make the playoffs. Fittingly, these two NFL stalwarts face off on Sunday at Lambeau Field on Wild Care weekend.
Keidel: NFL Injuries Will Still Happen -- Shortened Preseason Or NotNFL rosters are morphing into MASH units. The litany of injuries is so bad, Tom Coughlin has turned into Mr. Rogers, spawning a "Spa Day."
Packers Ready For Rematch In SeattleThe Green Bay Packers played the Seattle Seahawks in Week 1 as the first game of the season. This week, the Packers will look to avenge their 36-16 loss in the opener. Both teams are different teams than in that first meeting, but Bovada sees the Seahawks as 7.5 point favorites at home.
Thursday Night Fantasy Starters: Jordy Nelson, Matt Asiata And Aaron RodgersThese two bitter rivals will lock horns at Lambeau Field tonight in a key early-season NFC North showdown.
Blown Lead, Botched Timeout: Jets Self-Destruct In Green BayFor a moment, it seemed as if the Jets had tied the Packers. Touchdown — Jeremy Kerley with about 5 minutes left to the game. One problem...
Green Bay Packers Look To Bounce Back Against High Flying New York JetsOn Sunday the Green Bay Packers look to get their first win of the season following a very disappointing effort against the Seattle Seahawks. The Packers will be facing a New York Jets team that dominated the Oakland Raiders with their power running game and stout defense.
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.
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.
Giants Look To Exploit Depleted Packers SquadTwo teams going in opposite directions. That would be the best way to summarize this week's battle between the New York Giants and Green Bay Packers. The Giants started out the season with six straight losses, while the Packers won five of their first six games. Since then New York has reeled off three straight wins, and Green Bay has dropped two in a row. Will both streaks continue this week?
Silverman: Despite Huge Win Over Pack, Giants Have Work To DoThe Giants responded to an awful game against Cincinnati by bludgeoning the Packers 38-10.
Teenage Cancer Patient Provided Inspiration To Giants Prior To Victory Over PackersNo one was more pleased with the Giants than Adam Merchant. The 15-year-old fan from Barre, Vt., attended Friday's practice and Sunday's game, thanks to the Make-A-Wish Foundation.
Are You Ready For Giants-Packers? High-Flying Affair On Tap At LambeauThe Giants can match Aaron Rodgers point for point. Credit for that goes to Eli Manning and his receiving corps which has emerged as one of the NFL's elite.
Giants Secondary, D-Line On Same Page Just In Time For PackersThe Giants secondary has a message for Aaron Rodgers and the Packers this time around: It's not going to be as easy as last time.
Palladino: Giants Must Grab Early Lead On Packers -- And Keep It Let’s face it. As well as the Giants played in the second half Sunday, a seven-point first half simply won’t do it against the Packers.