Rollins ruled out; Packers-Cowboys inactives

Posted by Duke Bobber on October 16, 2016 – 1:54 pm

161016-inactives-950The following players will not play in Sunday’s game between the Green Bay Packers and the Dallas Cowboys:

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24 CB Quinten Rollins
32 S Chris Banjo
37 CB Sam Shields
44 RB James Starks
68 T Kyle Murphy
89 TE Jared Cook
99 DT Christian Ringo

Starting lineup changes: #82 Richard Rodgers will start at tight end for Cook, #36 LaDarius Gunter will start at cornerback for Shields

Dallas Cowboys
9 QB Tony Romo
25 RB Lance Dunbar
32 CB Orlando Scandrick
34 RB Darius Jackson
79 OL Chaz Green
88 WR Dez Bryant
95 DL David Irving


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Captains selected for Sunday’s Packers-Cowboys game

Posted by Duke Bobber on October 16, 2016 – 10:25 am

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As per team tradition, the Packers select game captains each week. Today’s captains will be QB Aaron Rodgers (offense), S Morgan Burnett (defense) and WR Ty Montgomery (special teams).


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This week’s TV map: Packers vs. Cowboys

Posted by Duke Bobber on October 13, 2016 – 2:47 pm

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– If you’re looking for a Packers bar airing the game, try the search feature on Packers Everywhere.

– FOX Sports, now in its 23rd season as an NFL network television partner, will broadcast the game.

– Play-by-play man Thom Brennaman joins color commentator Troy Aikman and sideline reporter Erin Andrews.

– Milwaukee’s WTMJ (620 AM), airing Green Bay games since November 1929, heads up the Packers Radio Network that is made up of 50 stations in five states. Wayne Larrivee (play-by-play) and two-time Packers Pro Bowler Larry McCarren (analyst) call the action. McCarren first joined the team’s broadcasts in 1995 and enters his 22nd season calling Packers games. After originally being paired together in 1999, McCarren and Larrivee enter their 18th season of broadcasts together.

– Sports USA Radio will air the game on radio across the country. Wayne Randazzo (play-by-play) and Doug Plank (analyst) will call the action.

– The broadcast is also available on Sirius Satellite Radio (WTMJ feed) as part of the network’s NFL Sunday Drive.

– DIRECTV subscribers can watch the game on Channel 715.

NFL Game Pass gives fans access to full replays of every NFL game on demand, in high definition.

 

INTERNATIONAL
– Brazil: Domingo 18:25 (ESPN)
– Mexico: Domingo 3:00p (Televisa)

TV map is courtesy of 506sports.com. View the full image.


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Packers move into sole possession of first place in NFC North

Posted by Duke Bobber on December 13, 2015 – 8:52 pm

151213-rbs-950PACKERS IMPROVE TO 9-4 WITH 28-7 WIN OVER DALLAS
– The Packers topped the Dallas Cowboys, 28-7, on Sunday at Lambeau Field to improve to 9-4 on the season. The victory moves Green Bay into sole possession of first place in the NFC North, one game ahead of Minnesota (8-5).

– Green Bay improved to 18-3 at Lambeau Field in the month of December under Head Coach Mike McCarthy. The Packers have won 14 of their last 15 contests at home in December.

– The Packers rushed for 230 yards on 44 carries (5.2 avg.) on Sunday, their most rushing yards in a regular-season game since Nov. 29, 2004, vs. St. Louis (231 yards on 28 carries).

– Green Bay posted 29 first downs on Sunday, its most since recording 30 vs. Minnesota on Nov. 24, 2013 (OT).

– The Packers posted a 37:48 time of possession on Sunday, a season high and the best since Week 16 last season at Tampa Bay (38:38).

– The Packers registered their eighth zero-giveaway game of the season, tying the single-season franchise record (2009).

– Green Bay limited the Cowboys to a 9.1 conversion rate on third down (1 of 11), the Packers’ best mark posted against an opponent since Dec. 16, 2012, at Chicago (0.0, 0 of 9).

– The game-time temperature of 53 degrees on Sunday was the warmest recorded at Lambeau Field for a December/January game (since 1959). The previous high at Lambeau Field was 45 degrees (vs. Denver, Dec. 28, 2003; vs. Minnesota, Dec. 2, 2012).

– The Packers will travel to Oakland next Sunday to take on the Raiders at 3:05 p.m. CST, Green Bay’s first regular-season visit to Oakland since 2003.

 

OTHER POSTGAME NOTES:
– Today’s paid attendance was 78,369, the 316th consecutive regular-season sellout at Lambeau Field.

– QB Aaron Rodgers’ surpassed the 3,000-yard passing mark on the season for the seventh time in his career (2008-12, 2014-15), the second most in franchise history (Brett Favre, 16). Rodgers now has 3,175 yards passing this season.

– TE Richard Rodgers’ 3-yard TD catch in the second quarter was his seventh receiving TD of the season. He has five TD receptions in the last six games.

– RB James Starks posted 103 yards from scrimmage (71 rushing, 32 receiving) on Sunday, giving him a career-high 884 yards from scrimmage for the season as he surpassed his previous high of 794 yards in 2011.

– Starks posted a rushing TD and a receiving TD on Sunday, giving him a career-high five total TDs on the season.

– RB Eddie Lacy recorded a season-high 124 rushing yards on 24 carries (5.2 avg.), his third 100-yard rushing game in the last four contests.

– WR Randall Cobb finished with eight receptions for 81 yards (10.1 avg.), extending his streak of consecutive regular-season games with a catch to 53 (No. 5 in franchise history).

– CB Sam Shields recorded an interception on Sunday, giving him one in all three regular-season games he has played in his career vs. Dallas.

– For the second straight game, P Tim Masthay punted six times and posted a net average of 44.0-plus yards. Masthay registered a 44.7-yard net average on Sunday vs. Dallas.


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Tretter will start at center; Packers-Cowboys inactives

Posted by Duke Bobber on December 13, 2015 – 1:54 pm

151213-tretter-950The following players have been declared as inactive for Sunday’s game between the Green Bay Packers and the Dallas Cowboys:

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7 QB Brett Hundley
36 CB LaDarius Gunter
38 RB John Crockett
53 LB Nick Perry
55 LB Andy Mulumba
63 C Corey Linsley
88 WR Ty Montgomery

Starting lineup change: #73 JC Tretter will start at center for #63 Corey Linsley

Dallas Cowboys
9 QB Tony Romo
19 WR Brice Butler
29 CB Deji Olatoye
53 LB Mark Nzeocha
65 G Ronald Leary
79 T Chaz Green
87 TE Geoff Swaim

Starting lineup change: #16 Matt Cassel will start at QB for #9 Tony Romo


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Packers select Week 14 captains

Posted by Duke Bobber on December 13, 2015 – 11:25 am

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As per team tradition, the Packers select game captains each week. Today’s captains will be TE Richard Rodgers (offense), LB Mike Neal (defense) and CB Demetri Goodson (special teams).


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How to watch Sunday’s Packers-Cowboys game

Posted by Duke Bobber on December 11, 2015 – 1:00 pm

151209-cowboys-950– Kickoff: Sunday, Dec. 13 at 3:25 p.m. CT

Click here for the Packers-Cowboys game center

– Watch a replay of the game on your desktop, connected TV, tablet or smartphones with NFL GamePass. Out-of-market fans can watch the game LIVE with NFL GamePass. Start your free trial today.

– If you’re looking for a bar to watch the game, try www.packerseverywhere.comPackers Everywhere was created to let you know where you can gather with other Packers fans to watch games and have all kinds of other Packers-related fun.

– FOX Sports, now in its 22nd season as an NFL network television partner, will broadcast the game.

– Play-by-play man Joe Buck joins color commentator Troy Aikman and sideline reporter Erin Andrews.

– Milwaukee’s WTMJ (620 AM), airing Green Bay games since November 1929, heads up the Packers Radio Network that is made up of 50 stations in five states. Wayne Larrivee (play-by-play) and two-time Packers Pro Bowler Larry McCarren (color) call the action. McCarren first joined the team’s broadcasts in 1995 and enters his 21st season calling Packers’ games. McCarren has four times been voted Wisconsin Sportscaster of the Year by the National Sportscasters and Sportswriters Association. After originally being paired together in 1999, McCarren and Larrivee enter their 17th season of broadcasts together.

– Westwood One Sports will air the game across the country. Kevin Lee (play-by-play) and Mark Malone (analyst) will call the action and Scott Graham will host pre-game and halftime shows.

– The broadcast is also available on Sirius Satellite Radio (WTMJ feed).

-DIRECTV subscribers can watch the game on channel 717.

– TV coverage map courtesy of the506.com:

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