Miller Park boasted a playoff-like atmosphere on Labor Day, and MVP candidate Christian Yelich continued his campaign with 2 RBIs including a walk-off. From Eau Claire’s Sports Talk 105.1, Dan Kasper joined the show to talk Rodger’s contract, the Bear’s trade for Khalil Mack, and Brian Gutekunst’s first 53 man roster.
GREEN BAY, Wis. (AP) — When general manager Brian Gutekunst spoke on Sunday afternoon about his first cutdown as general manager, he described the Green Bay Packers’ roster as “fluid.” He wasn’t kidding. Gutekunst continued tweaking the 53-man roster on Monday, adding running back Darius Jackson off the Dallas Cowboys’ practice squad and signing linebacker […]
GREEN BAY, Wis. (AP) — Brian Gutekunst knows his first 53-man roster as general manager of the Packers is a bit imbalanced. And, there still could be changes in advance of Green Bay’s regular-season opener against the Chicago Bears at Lambeau Field on Sept. 9. But Gutekunst doesn’t have an issue with having a whopping […]
GREEN BAY, Wis. (AP) — Aaron Rodgers wasn’t worried about contract negotiations dragging on. The Packers quarterback has been around long enough to not let such things bother him. Nevertheless, the two-time NFL MVP said Thursday he was glad the team and agent David Dunn were able to agree on a reported four-year, $134 million […]
KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — The biggest stars to play for the Green Bay Packers and Kansas City Chiefs on Thursday night won’t be around for the season opener, and it won’t be because they’re backups about to get cut. Demetrius Harris caught an early touchdown pass for Kansas City, and Aaron Jones ran for […]
Plus, what the fellas think of the Brett Hundley and Teddy Bridgewater trades in today’s “Overtime” podcast for Thursday August 30th.
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Will the Minnesota Vikings pick up where they left off, following their surge to the NFC championship game last season? Or will the Green Bay Packers rebound forcefully enough to take back the division they’ve mostly dominated for two decades? The annual report on the NFC North has almost always focused on […]
Aaron Rodgers has agreed to a four-year, $134 million extension with the Green Bay Packers. Rodgers will earn more than $80 million by March, while he receivers a record $57.5 million signing bonus, according to the NFL Network. The 34-year-old, who missed nine games last season, had two years left on his contract and was […]
Although a picture perfect option may not exist for Milwaukee, Stearn’s lack of aggressiveness will cost Brewers as they chase a playoff berth
Sure, Hamels, Happ, Lynn and Harvey were not perfect fits in Milwaukee, but as Brewers sit idle, other teams continue to strengthen their lineups. We have been so quick to anoint Sterns the greatest GM the Brewers have ever had, but he has yet to make the postseason; can we stop with the unconditional support for […]
ESPN says Aaron Rodgers is #1, Brady #2. The Brewer’s lineup should remain consistent for the final stretch, but with Davies returning this weekend, how will the rotation adjust?
Rodgers does things on the field that Brady only dreams of doing, but we forget this because of Brady’s 5 rings- all products of a superb organization in a putrid division, not Brady’s individual excellence. After a triumphant stretch in Class A ball, Zach Davies will rejoin the team this coming weekend. Given the Brewer’s […]