Update: Packers coach Philbin 0 for 2 on challenges

Football 12/09/18, 13:29

The Latest from Week 14 of the NFL season (all times EST):___1:25 p.m.Green Bay Packers interim head coach Joe Philbin is already 0 for 2 on replay challenges, taking those losses in the first 83 seconds of the game against Atlanta at Lambeau Field.Both of them involved long completions by ...

December dud: Falcons and Packers try to avoid losing years

Football 12/06/18, 14:38

How fortunes have changed in less than two years for the Atlanta Falcons and Green Bay Packers.The participants in the NFC title game in January 2017 are floundering this season. The Packers have already fired head coach Mike McCarthy.Falcons owner Arthur Blank reaffirmed support for his coach, Dan Quinn, after ...

Packers’ Philbin dusts off offensive play-calling duties

Football 12/05/18, 16:47

Time for Joe Philbin to assume an important new responsibility with the Green Bay Packers, and it's not just the duties that come with taking over as interim head coach.It's been a while since Philbin has called plays."Trying to think. Might have been about 20 years, maybe," Philbin said.Now he ...

Packers part with associate head coach Winston Moss

Football 12/04/18, 22:13

The Green Bay Packers have parted ways with Winston Moss, the associate head coach in charge of linebackers and a 13-year veteran of the staffInterim head coach Joe Philbin announced the move late Tuesday, two days after coach Mike McCarthy was fired. Moss was an 11-year NFL veteran linebacker. He ...

Packers president Murphy to hire next coach, GM involved

Football 12/03/18, 17:13

Green Bay Packers president Mark Murphy says he will hire the franchise's next head coach after firing Mike McCarthy following a stunning loss to the lowly Arizona Cardinals.General manager Brian Gutekunst will also be heavily involved, along with a committee, though Murphy will make the decision.Green Bay Packers' team president ...

McCarthy’s connections to Browns could lead to coaching job

Football 12/03/18, 16:33

Mike McCarthy's candidacy to become Cleveland's next coach has gotten more legitimate.McCarthy was fired Sunday by the Green Bay Packers, who dumped their Super-Bowl wining coach amid a disappointing season and growing rift with star quarterback Aaron Rodgers.McCarthy was already being mentioned as a possibility for the Browns, who dismissed ...

NFL ICYMI: Packers, A-Rod say ‘bye’ to McCarthy; who next?

Football 12/03/18, 02:11

There's little argument that Aaron Rodgers' talent is such that his Green Bay Packers probably should have won more than one Super Bowl by now.For quite some time, there have been those who blamed coach Mike McCarthy for the lack of titles more than credited him for steering the team ...

Green Bay Packers fire coach Mike McCarthy

Sports 12/02/18, 19:38

The Green Bay Packers have fired coach Mike McCarthy and made offensive coordinator Joe Philbin the interim head coach.The move announced by team president Mark Murphy came after a stunning 20-17 loss on Sunday to the Arizona Cardinals, dropping Green Bay to 4-7-1.Murphy, in a statement, said the 2018 season ...

Familiar problems plague fading Packers in loss to Cards

Football 12/02/18, 19:07

Aaron Rodgers wasn't in much of a mood to celebrate his 35th birthday.Not after another loss for the sliding Green Bay Packers.The same problems keep popping up for the offense, most glaringly, empty third downs and a lack of explosive plays.But Sunday's 20-17 home loss to the Arizona Cardinals, one ...

Dude! Cards’ rookie QB Rosen relates with Packers’ Rodgers

Football 11/29/18, 15:55

Josh Rosen abides by "The Dude," and he's not referring directly to the character from the film, "The Big Lebowski," either.Instead it's the nickname that the Arizona Cardinals' quarterback has given to Green Bay Packers star Aaron Rodgers, for some reason."It was just he's that guy, that man," Rosen said ...

Desperate Packers focus on fixes, tune out noise

Football 11/28/18, 19:26

The Green Bay Packers must make a stand just to stay in the playoff conversation.The injury list is growing. Their postseason hopes are in serious jeopardy. They'll need breaks to go their way with teams ahead of them in the wild-card chase.Tune out the outside noise and criticism of what ...

Vikings enter tough stretch with fuel from victory over Pack

Football 11/26/18, 17:59

The Minnesota Vikings have a lot of work left just to make the playoffs before the championship chase even comes back into the conversation.The Vikings face daunting back-to-back road games against New England and Seattle, with the every-four-years matchup against five-time Super Bowl champion Tom Brady and the Patriots up ...

Skidding Packers face steep climb to reach playoffs

Football 11/26/18, 17:09

Another close loss on the road left the Green Bay Packers in a huge hole when it comes to their flickering postseason hopes.Quarterback Aaron Rodgers laid out the grim scenario left behind after a 24-1 loss in Minnesota."We're going to need some help from some teams and then we've got ...

Cousins, Vikings pass by Packers 24-17

Football 11/25/18, 23:36

Kirk Cousins bounced back from his worst game for Minnesota with 342 passing yards and three touchdowns without a turnover, and the Vikings overcame some early gaffes to outlast the depleted Green Bay Packers for a 24-17 victory on Sunday night.Minnesota Vikings quarterback Kirk Cousins throws a 14-yard touchdown pass ...

On hot seat? Packers’ McCarthy focuses on getting road win

Football 11/16/18, 17:19

Mike McCarthy knows his job is on the line.The Green Bay Packers' 13th-year head coach acknowledged he is aware that the team's 4-5-1 record has led to questions about his future.But he insisted he and the team are focused on next week's pivotal NFC North matchup with the Vikings in ...

Wilson caps Seattle’s rally past Green Bay for 27-24 win

Sports 11/15/18, 23:27

Russell Wilson threw for 225 yards and his 15-yard touchdown pass to Ed Dickson with 5:08 left was the difference in the Seattle Seahawks' 27-24 victory over the Green Bay Packers on Thursday night.Seattle Seahawks quarterback Russell Wilson (3) scrambles away from Green Bay Packers defensive back Josh Jones (27) ...

Packers have bitter memories of CenturyLink Field

Football 11/14/18, 12:58

The Green Bay Packers have some bitter memories of CenturyLink Field. Who can blame them?The NFC championship game in the 2014 season was in their control until a fake punt by the Seahawks and some bad decisions by the Packers helped Seattle force overtime.Then Russell Wilson spoiled the Cheeseheads' night ...

After big game, Jones gives Packers another red zone option

Football 11/13/18, 19:50

Running back Aaron Jones' breakout game led to a breakthrough performance in the red zone for the Green Bay Packers.In Sunday's 31-12 victory over the Miami Dolphins, Jones rushed for a career-high 145 yards and two touchdowns. With Jones taking some of the pressure off quarterback Aaron Rodgers, the Packers ...

Osweiler, Dolphins squander chances for TDs vs. Packers

Football 11/11/18, 22:55

The injury-riddled Miami Dolphins still managed to generate plenty of scoring opportunities against the Green Bay Packers.But they couldn't get into the end zone, and settling for field goals wasn't going to cut it against Aaron Rodgers.Jason Sanders tied a Dolphins franchise rookie record with four field goals, but Miami ...

Jones helps Packers run away for 31-12 win over Dolphins

Football 11/11/18, 20:43

Aaron Jones ran for career highs of 145 yards and two scores, Aaron Rodgers and Davante Adams connected for two touchdown passes and the Green Bay Packers beat the Miami Dolphins 31-12 on Sunday.The Packers (4-4-1) pulled away in the second half, sandwiching scoring drives around cornerback Bashaud Breeland's interception ...

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