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Oakland Raiders' Antonio Brown, center, walks off the field after NFL football practice in Alameda, Calif., Tuesday, Aug. 20, 2019. (AP Photo/Jeff Chiu)
Wendy's Big Show
August 21, 2019 - 9:25 am
Antonio Brown is right about one thing: Helmets are important. The way Brown has been toying with his new team makes you wonder if he has ever worn one. The latest from Raider Nation on Tuesday was that the enigmatic wide receiver was on the practice field — and had with him a helmet officially...
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Wendy's Big Show
August 20, 2019 - 3:45 pm
Josh Hermsmeyer dove into the numbers and analytics for FiveThirtyEight and drew a conclusion: going by the numbers, he's probably not. According to PFF , he's no longer a first-tier QB. What say you?
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Wendy's Big Show
August 20, 2019 - 2:58 pm
Rule changes, strategy shifts and philosophy overhauls have taken over the NFL, MLB and NBA. Are the sports you grew up with quickly becoming unrecognizable from the games they once were?
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Wendy's Big Show
August 19, 2019 - 2:53 pm
MADISON, Wis. -- Former Wisconsin Badgers wide receiver Quintez Cephus has been reinstated to UW-Madison, the university announced in a statement Monday. The athletic department announced that he will rejoin the football program accordingly. A statement from Wisconsin Athletics regarding Quintez...
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August 15, 2019 - 10:16 pm
BALTIMORE -- A lot of Packers fans were dissapointed when Aaron Rodgers was announced to be a late scratch, and the rest of the fans were dissapointed with the play of the those that took the field in the Packers 26-13 loss to the Ravens. There were a few bright spots for Green Bay, specifically...
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FILE - In this July 23, 2019, file photo, Jay-Z makes an announcement of the launch of Dream Chasers record label in joint venture with Roc Nation, at the Roc Nation headquarters in New York. The NFL and Jay-Z’s entertainment and sports representation company are teaming up for events and social activism. The league not only will use Jay-Z’s Roc Nation to consult on its entertainment presentations, including the Super Bowl halftime show, but will work with the rapper and entrepreneur’s company to “strengthen community through music and the NFL's Inspire Change initiative.” (Photo by Greg Allen/Invision/AP, File)
August 13, 2019 - 3:22 pm
NEW YORK (AP) — The NFL and Jay-Z's entertainment and sports representation company are teaming up for events and social activism. The league not only will use Jay-Z's Roc Nation to consult on its entertainment presentations, including the Super Bowl halftime show, but will work with the rapper and...
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Wendy's Big Show
August 09, 2019 - 7:15 pm
The Packers beat the Texans 28-26 in Week 1 of the preseason. No Aaron Rodgers, but the quarterbacks looked good in the new offense according to its architect: Head Coach Matt LaFleur. "I thought they commanded the huddle. It seemed to me that the communication was on point," LaFleur said after the...
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Wendy's Big Show
August 09, 2019 - 5:10 pm
The 2011 Green Bay Packers passing attack, led under center by Aaron Rodgers, was prolific and star-studded. Totaling 4,924 combined receiving yards and 51 combined receiving touchdowns, the group -- led by Jordy Nelson, Greg Jennings, James Jones, Donald Driver, Randall Cobb & Jermichael...
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August 08, 2019 - 10:36 pm
GREEN BAY -- Thanks to a strong showing from the Packers QB duo of DeShone Kizer and Tim Boyle and a swarming defense that generated four turnovers, Head Coach Matt LaFleur earned his first win with the Packers. The game was never as close as the score indicated, as the Texans scored 16 points in...
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Mike Clemens
August 08, 2019 - 4:48 pm
GREEN BAY, Wis. -- The Packers announced a trio of roster moves prior to Thursday's preseason opener against the Texans. Today is a game day, but also a business day. The #Packers waived/injured LB Kendall Donnerson (hamstring) and RB Corey Grant (already!) and brought back safety Ibraheim Campbell...
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