It was a game fitting for the Green Bay Packers' 100th season opener. He closed the game with four consecutive scoring drives, completing the largest fourth-quarter comeback (17 points) in franchise history. After a single knee injury reopened the wounds from lost seasons of recent past, Rodgers plucked every cheesehead worldwide from an autumn of depression and bitterness.
Green Bay Packers quarterback Aaron Rodgers insists that he will be available to play against the Minnesota Vikings on Sunday. The two-time NFL MVP threw touchdown passes on three straight possessions in the fourth quarter to turn a 20-3 deficit into a 24-23 victory.
Rodgers more than earned that $917,000 in the second half Sunday night at Lambeau Field, showing yet again just how ridiculously good and how indispensable to the Packers he is.
"We're paid to deal with injuries and play through 'em". In a shocking move, Gruden traded away top defenseman Khalil Mack, the former Defensive Player of the Year, to the Chicago Bears.
Luke Shaw 'in no rush to sign Manchester United contract'
England reached the semi-finals in Russian Federation , but lost to Croatia and then fell to Belgium in the third-place game. This was Shaw's first match for England since he was recalled to the national team by England manager, Gareth Southgate .
France vs Germany: Les Bleus hold on in UEFA Nations League opener
The UEFA Nations League gets underway on Thursday night in some style as the world champions, France , take on Germany in Munich. They will not be a walkover, this is a top nation and we need to be wary of them.
Could Florence threaten Cape Cod as a hurricane?
At one time a powerful Category 3 hurricane, Florence has weakened over the last day or two. "Interests near and along the U.S. After a period of rapid weakening, Tropical Storm Florence is once again beginning to gain strength as it progresses westward.
Saying that, back-up James Connor ran for 135 yards and scored two touchdowns so maybe Bell's plan will backfire if the Steelers feel they can get just as much production out of Connor - this story will run and run.
He started quietly, getting 42 yards on his first drive back to set up Mason Crosby's 42-yard field goal to get the Packers on the board. Even while giving due credit to Khalil Mack, who was a good as advertised in the first half, Kizer's performance was putrid.
The Packers' defense, in new coordinator Mike Pettine's first game, held the Bears to two field goals in the second half. "We need to use this to get better". All the big-money guys came up small, including $56-million CB Kyle Fuller, who dropped a potential game-clinching interception late in the game and was toasted earlier on Geronimo Allison's 39-yard TD reception.