| Sep 30, 2014
| 8:15 AM
The Chicago Bears' defense offered little resistance Sunday in a 38-17 home loss to the Green Bay Packers. Quarterback Aaron Rodgers got the Packers' offense healthy, and the Bears missed an opportunity to pull two games ahead of the champs in the NFC...
| Jul 20, 2014
| 7:24 AM
As Packers coach Mike McCarthy prepares for his ninth season the rest of the NFC North is in the reloading process to make a run at his team.
The Packers are coming off their third consecutive division title and have had three such stretches now —...
| Sep 3, 2014
| 9:09 PM
2013: 10-6, first.
Last in playoffs: 2013.
They're going all the way: QB Nick Foles is coming off an unbelievable season, with 27 touchdown passes and just two interceptions. LeSean McCoy is the defending rushing champion and the...
| Sep 4, 2014
| 12:00 PM
The Green Bay Packers remain the team to beat in the NFC North, as it finally looks like thet have a decent running game to go with quarterback Aaron Rodgers. The Chicago Bears will hold off Detroit and Minnesota for second place.
1. GREEN BAY
2013 | 8-...
| Sep 4, 2014
| 7:30 PM
The high-powered Bears offense enters Week 1 with confidence based on all the yards it amassed last season, all the schematic refinements it made during the offseason and the comfort of having all 11 starters back.
How fitting, then, that its first test...
| Aug 30, 2014
| 5:49 PM
In predicted order of finish by division:
2013 | 13-3, 1st in West
Last year in playoffs | 2013
Going all the way: The last franchise to win back-to-back Super Bowl titles was New England in 2003 and ’04, so the Seahawks...
| Aug 22, 2014
| 8:51 PM
DETROIT — Reggie Bush had an 86-yard touchdown run in the first quarter that helped the Detroit Lions beat the Jacksonville Jaguars 13-12 in a preseason game Friday night.
Much of the talk afterward was about a hit applied by Lions defensive...
| Aug 20, 2014
| 6:16 PM
One player's bad break is a chance for another to become a breakout.
Such is the hope in Columbus, where Big Ten player of the year frontrunner Braxton Miller re-injured his right shoulder, paving the way for untested redshirt freshman J.T. Barrett to...
| Aug 3, 2014
| 4:49 PM
ALLEN PARK, Mich. — Standing deep in the pocket with a rush closing in on him, Matthew Stafford unleashed a back-foot throw toward the sideline with the ball traveling a good 25 yards in the air.
Just as it looked like it would fall incomplete,...
| Jul 28, 2014
| 7:21 PM
The Detroit Lions are postponing contract talks with All-Pro defensive tackle Ndamukong Suh until after the season.
Suh is entering the final season of his contract, and team President Tom Lewand and General Manager Martin Mayhew said before practice...
| Dec 27, 2013
| 6:24 PM
The continuing education of Ravens center Gino Gradkowski has involved everything from grappling with massive Detroit Lions defensive tackle Ndamukong Suh to making critical, last-second line calls to adjusting blocking assignments.
Ever since six-...