Eddie Lacy had 125 yards on 25 rushes, both season highs, to help Aaron Rodgers and the Packers hang on for a 24-21 victory over the Minnesota Vikings on Sunday.
Offensive line ranks right behind quarterback as the position group where the Packers can least afford an injury.
What has stimulated Peppers' enthusiasm and also allowed the eight-time Pro Bowl selection to still be highly productive at age 34 is being part of a deep and reliable group at outside linebacker.
The origin of Micah Hyde, utility man, can be traced to Fostoria, Ohio. Barking audibles. Making split-second decisions. Running the spread offense as quarterback.
His offensive coaches went to Bowling Green,...
After spending half of last season on the sideline with a broken collarbone, Aaron Rodgers has been a spectator a lot lately, too, though for a different reason.
Aaron Rodgers passed for 341 yards and three touchdowns, Julius Peppers returned his second interception of the season for a score, and the Packers defense stuffed the high-octane Eagles for a 53-20 rout Sunday.
Linebacker Julius Peppers has filled a void in veteran leadership on the Green Bay Packers' defense that had been empty since Charles Woodson left the team.
On a night when Aaron Rodgers threw for a team record-tying six touchdowns, all in the first half, and the Packers equaled their highest scoring total at Lambeau Field in a 55-14 rout of the Chicago Bears, they didn't allow a sack for the first time this season.
Green Bay Packers coach Mike McCarthy broached the idea with Clay Matthews the day the star linebacker returned from his bye-week vacation.
Yes, we signed you to a five-year, $66 million contract to play...
Going 8-0 or 7-1 in your own stadium was the NFL recipe for success until teams such as the Pittsburgh Steelers (Super Bowl XL), New York Giants (XLII) and New Orleans Saints (XLIV) proved otherwise by winning championships with...