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Articles tagged with 'NFL'


Postgame Tailgate podcast, episode 3: "The Walking Dead" and Bucks return

Published Oct. 25, 2016

It's that time of year again - when Green Bay beats Chicago to dull apocalyptic cries of Packer Nation, "The Walking Dead" returns to television (but seems to be only half-alive) and the Bucks prepare to begin the 2016-17 NBA season. Here's the Postgame Tailgate, Episode 3.


The rambling, non-recap Packers game review: Week 7 vs. Bears

Published Oct. 21, 2016

On a Thursday Night Football game under the lights of Lambeau Field, wearing their sleek Color Rush uniforms with an opportunity to bounce back from their recent offensive impotence against the hapless Bears, the Packers contented their fans and quieted their critics with a 26-10 win.


So, um, who's going to run the ball for the Packers?

Published Oct. 20, 2016

Running back is a mess right now in Green Bay. Eddie Lacy was placed on injured reserve. James Starks is out for a month after having knee surgery. The team just traded for one guy and promoted another off their practice squad. So, um, who's going to run the ball?


The Packers have placed Sam Shields on injured reserve, finally

Published Oct. 18, 2016

The Packers announced they'd placed Sam Shields, who's been sidelined for more than a month with a concussion suffered in the season opener at Jacksonville, on injured reserve, a move that has seemed inescapable for weeks and probably should have been made sooner.


Ultimate Packers Fan Program puts fans in center of the action

Published Sept. 27, 2016

Packers fans have new, exclusive opportunities to show their pride and receive unprecedented access to their favorite team through Associated Bank. This season's Ultimate Packers Fan Program features interactive in-stadium, online and community activities.


Packers vs. Lions: 3 questions, keys to win and things to watch

Published Sept. 23, 2016

The Packers are back in Green Bay on Sunday hoping some home grilling nurtures Aaron Rodgers and their famished offense back to health. Here are three questions to consider, keys to victory and things to watch for the Week 3 showdown against the Lions.


The rambling, non-recap Packers game review: Week 2 vs. Vikings

Published Sept. 20, 2016

Here's all the stuff you need to know, or just forgot, or missed because dollar Miller Lites go down so easy, plus all kinds of other wacky whatnots, from the Packers' Week 2 loss to the Vikings in Minnesota's big, loud, new stadium on that Strange Sunday.


Jimmy Fallon did some Packers "Superlatives," so we did too

Published Sept. 16, 2016

Jimmy Fallon did some of his "Superlatives" about the Packers for this week's Sunday Night Football game against the Vikings. They were pretty good, so we decided to do our own, based not only on appearance, but also circumstance, personality, performance and more.


Packers unveil Color Rush uniform, avoid all-gold nightmare

Published Sept. 14, 2016

The Green Bay Packers will have to wear a Color Rush uniform during their Thursday night spat with the Chicago Bears on Oct. 20. Thankfully, the revealed jersey is nowhere near the brightly colored nightmare it could've been.


The rambling, non-recap Packers game review: Week 1 vs. Jaguars

Published Sept. 12, 2016

The Packers went on the road for their season opener Sunday in Jacksonville, battling hot weather, taking on an unfamiliar and supposedly up-and-coming opponent, overcoming communication issues and offensive mediocrity and, ultimately, taking care of business against the Jaguars.


Eddie Lacy posts yoga photo, showing commitment to not being fat

Published Sept. 12, 2016

Eddie Lacy has heard the jokes. He knows we've all laughed at him. He's aware of the "Fat Eddie" subculture. On Monday, after the Packers' win over the Jaguars, Lacy posted a photo to Facebook showing his fitness diligence, as he did a Beachbody on Demand yoga workout video.