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Defense fuels sweep of Packers; Vikings one step closer to first-round bye – Minnesota Vikings Blog

GREEN BAY, Wis. — With 2:51 remaining in the game, the Skol chant took over Titletown USA. Minnesota Vikings fans who traveled five hours to watch their team silence the crowd in Lambeau Field got an early Christmas present on Saturday night. Minnesota recorded its first defensive shutout since 1993 …

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Clay Matthews, Davante Adams inactive for Packers against Vikings – ProFootballTalk

Getty Images Aaron Rodgers was placed on injured reserve earlier this week with the Green Bay Packers out of the playoff chase. Several more prominent Packers are inactive for Saturday night’s game against the Minnesota Vikings. Linebackers Clay Matthews and Nick Perry, wide receiver Davante Adams, guard Jahri Evans and …

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Minnesota Vikings LB Anthony Barr expects hateful reception in Green Bay after hit on Aaron Rodgers

EDEN PRAIRIE, Minn. — For the past 10 weeks, Minnesota Vikings linebacker Anthony Barr has been reminded of his hit that resulted in a broken collarbone for Green Bay Packers quarterback Aaron Rodgers. Twitter posts are filled with statements of him being a dirty player, with some taking it as …

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Rishard Matthews wants predictable Titans to find more creativity – ProFootballTalk

Getty Images Titans receiver Rishard Matthews had 24 hours to consider his postgame comments critical of of the team’s offense. Instead of backing down, he doubled down. Matthews said the Titans are too predictable at times. “Yes, I believe so,” Matthews said, via Terry McCormick of titansinsider.com. Matthews wants the …

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Vikings expect Aaron Rodgers despite Packers’ teetering playoff hopes – Minnesota Vikings Blog

EDEN PRAIRIE, Minn. — By the end of Monday night, the Green Bay Packers‘ season could be lost for good. The Packers (7-7) would be mathematically eliminated from playoff contention with two games remaining if the Atlanta Falcons (8-5 entering Monday) beat the Tampa Bay Buccaneers on Monday Night Football. …

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