Packers announce playoff captains before clinching spot

No matter when — or if — the Packers take the field this postseason, they’ve hand-picked leaders to represent them. Coach Mike McCarthy announced Wednesday that the team has chosen six playoff captains, voted on by the players, to represent the offense (Aaron Rodgers, Jordy Nelson), defense (Julius Peppers, Morgan Burnett) and special teams (Randall…

Aaron Rodgers wants Packers to retire Favre’s No. 4

Aaron Rodgers has learned to forgive and forget. Now he’s hoping the Green Bay Packers and its diehard fans can do the same. In a radio interview with “The Jim Rome Show” Wednesday, the Packers’ All-Everything quarterback said it’s time for the “healing process to begin” between the organization and Brett Favre, whose number, he…

Clay Matthews photobombs Aaron Rodgers at Derby party

This past weekend’s Kentucky Derby, a traditional “who’s who?” of stars, was graced with various NFL elite, from Tom Brady to Robert Griffin III to Clay Matthews and Aaron Rodgers. Matthews and Rodgers are close teammates, friends, and practical jokers. The latter trait came out during a Kentucky Derby party, in which the Packers’ linebacker…

Video: Aaron Rodgers gets pie in the face

No matter which NFL locker room you enter, there are usually hijinks ensuing, especially in the company of media types. And if you thought the league’s biggest superstars were immune to shenanigans … well, guess again. As captured by FOX11Online.com, Packers All-World quarterback Aaron Rodgers on Monday was hit with a shaving cream pie to…