21 people arrested during Vikings-Packers playoff game

Prior to Saturday night’s Vikings-Packers playoff game, it was reported that alcohol sales at Lambeau Field were to be cut off early, hoping to curtail any potential mischief. A lot of good that did. The Green Bay Press-Gazette reports that a “season-high” 21 people were arrested during the Packers’ 24-10 win. The previous high was…

Packers are Vegas favorites to win Super Bowl

During the Packers’ Super Bowl run a season ago, the best word to describe their success was “improbable.” This year, with home-field advantage throughout the playoffs and a chance to repeat, the word being tossed around — at least in Sin City — is “expected.” Per the Associated Press, oddsmakers at Las Vegas casinos have…

Packers, not Cowboys, are America’s Team

For years, Jerry Jones‘ pride and joy — the Cowboys — had the honor of being dubbed ‘America’s Team.’ It’s a moniker that carries more weight than most, considering the popularity of the sport among the country. Now, technically, it would be incorrect to refer to Dallas as such — another team has claimed the…

Packers interested in RB Brian Westbrook

Might Brian Westbrook don a different shade of green this season? ESPN’s Adam Schefter has stated that the Green Bay Packers have had preliminary talks with free-agent running back Brian Westbrook. Although Schefter cautions that “it is still early in the process”, they’ve indeed contacted him and look to be interested in signing the two-time…

Packers reward S Collins, NT Pickett with new deals

While Packers GM Ted Thompson hasn’t spent much on others in free-agency thus far, he has made it a priority to lock up his own. Today, he hammered out extensions with two key defensive players. Free safety Nick Collins has agreed to a three-year extension with the Packers worth $23.4 million ($14 million in the…