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The rambling, non-recap Packers game review: Divisional Round vs. Cowboys

Published Jan. 15, 2017

How did we get here, with Green Bay knocking off top-seeded Dallas and celebrating the continuation of its unlikely "run the table" season, now just one win away from a return to the Super Bowl? Here's everything you need to know from the Packers' Divisional Round playoff win over the Cowboys.

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5 things to watch in Packers' Divisional Round playoff game vs. Cowboys

Published Jan. 13, 2017

There will be plenty to watch during Sunday's Divisional Round playoff showdown between two of the NFL's premier, and most popular, teams. Here are five things, in particular and besides Aaron Rodgers' routine amazingness, to keep an eye on when the Packers face the Cowboys.

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Jordy Nelson ruled out for Packers' game against Cowboys

Published Jan. 13, 2017

Head coach Mike McCarthy made official on Friday what many Packers fans feared: Jordy Nelson has been ruled out of Sunday's game against the Cowboys in Dallas. The wide receiver's rib injury did not improve enough for the team's medical staff to clear him.

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Packers' winning turnaround fueled by Aaron Rodgers' turnover-free play

Published Jan. 12, 2017

Over his past two months of sensational football, Aaron Rodgers hasn't just been making big plays; he's also been not making big mistakes, which has been just as important to the Packers' seven-game winning streak, going into Sunday's Divisional Round playoff game against the Cowboys.

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The rambling, non-recap Packers game review: Wild Card round vs. Giants

Published Jan. 8, 2017

How did we get to this point, with the Packers winning their seventh straight game to advance in the playoffs? Here's everything you need to know or just forgot, plus all kinds of other wacky whatnots, from Green Bay's Wild Card Round win over the New York Giants on Sunday.

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Bucks and Cousins Subs celebrate Wisconsin Sports Day, Packers today

Published Jan. 8, 2017

Wisconsin Sports Day is a celebration of a Sunday Wisconsin sports doubleheader as the Milwaukee Bucks take on the Washington Wizards at 1 p.m. CT and the Green Bay Packers begin their playoff push against the New York Giants at Lambeau Field in Green Bay, at 3:40 p.m.

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How "run the table" rewrote Rodgers' leadership story and Packers' season

Published Jan. 6, 2017

When Aaron Rodgers said the Packers could "run the table" and make the playoffs, at a time when they were 4-6 and nowhere close to the postseason, it was less an incredible prediction than a bold statement of confidence in his team. It's why teammates and coaches call him an "excellent leader."

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The rambling, non-recap Packers game review: Week 17 vs. Lions

Published Jan. 2, 2017

Like Aaron Rodgers said they would, the Packers ran the table and made the playoffs for the eighth straight year, despite a midseason swoon that suggested the team's run of success might end. And they did so Sunday by beating the Lions to clinch the NFC North with a 31-24 win in Detroit.

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The rambling, non-recap Packers game review: Week 16 vs. Vikings

Published Dec. 24, 2016

How did we get to this fun and familiar point of beating Minnesota and preparing for an NFC North title game? Here's everything you need to know, or just forgot, or missed because it was Christmas Eve - plus all kinds of other wacky whatnots, from the Packers' Week 16 win over the Vikings.