5 things to know after Packers beat Bears 33-28 – Seattle Post Intelligencer

Seattle Post IntelligencerCHICAGO (AP) — Aaron Rodgers missed about half the season. Now, he can make up for lost time. Rodgers returned from a broken collarbone and fired a 48-yard … Read More

Week 17 takeaways: Packers are to be feared in playoffs – USA TODAY

USA TODAYAaron Rodgers’ downfield heave hadn’t even found Randall Cobb’s hands when the thought had to cross through the collective minds of the NFC playoff field: No matter how they … Read More

Aaron Rodgers came back and saved the Green Bay Packers season with one … – USA TODAY

USA TODAYThe comeback was going to be all for naught. Aaron Rodgers, playing in his first game since breaking his collarbone in November, faced a fourth-and-8 from the Chicago Bears’ … Read More

Bill O’Brien Not Leaving Penn State For Houston Texans Says Thomas Holley

Will Lovie Smith Be NFL “Rooney Rule” Black Token Interview For 2014? Bill O’Brien is not going to take the Houston Texans head coaching job, according to Brooklyn, New York, … Read More

Packers activate receiver Randall Cobb for showdown with Bears – USA TODAY

USA TODAYQuarterback Aaron Rodgers may not be the only key offensive player the Green Bay Packers get back Sunday. The team activated receiver Randall Cobb from short-term injured reserve Saturday, … Read More

Spotlight belongs to NFC – ESPN

ESPNThe NFC North will be determined when the Green Bay Packers visit the Chicago Bears in a 4:25 p.m. ET start. NBC flexed the Dallas-Philadelphia game to determine the NFC … Read More

USA TODAY Sports’ Week 17 NFL predictions – USA TODAY

USA TODAYThe Green Bay Packers and Chicago Bears have met 187 times, the longest-running rivalry in NFL history. (If you’re wondering, the Bears own a 93-88-6 advantage.) But rarely have … Read More

Wisconsin Sports Briefs: Matthews out for Packers game for NFC North title… – Hudson Star Observer

Hudson Star ObserverThe Green Bay Packers will be without Clay Matthews for their winner-take-all game in Chicago on Sunday for the NFC North title. The Packers said Christmas Day that … Read More

Cowboys QB Tony Romo likely out vs. Eagles, Garrett says not yet – CBSSports.com

CBSSports.comIf the Dallas Cowboys are going to win the NFC East title, they’re likely going have to do it without Tony Romo. Romo aggravated a prior back injury against Washington … Read More

Bears Game Day: Win and they’re in – Chicago Tribune

Chicago TribunePHILADELPHIA — Sunday night’s game between the Chicago Bears and Philadelphia Eagles took on varying degrees of significance as the results trickled in from the NFC’s other aspiring playoff … Read More

49ers’ window might be closing along with Candlestick Park’s – San Jose Mercury News

San Jose Mercury NewsSAN FRANCISCO — Candlestick Park hosted many of the 49ers’ greatest triumphs but also bitter defeats, including the NFC Championship game two years ago that sparked a … Read More

Why did Jason Garrett shove someone after Cowboys win? – USA TODAY

USA TODAYAfter the Dallas Cowboys season was saved by a combination of Tony Romo heroics and the Washington Redskins being whatever the opposite of heroic is, Fox cameras cut to … Read More

Tony Romo, Cowboys rally past Redskins – USA TODAY

USA TODAYLANDOVER, Md. — Sunday was Tony Romo’s take-that answer to his many critics. For the third time in three years, Romo and the Dallas Cowboys will be playing their … Read More

Terry Bradshaw says Jason Garrett never should have been the Cowboys coach – USA TODAY

USA TODAYThere are whispers that Dallas Cowboys head coach Jason Garrett won’t survive if his team doesn’t win the NFC East. According to Fox analyst and NFL Hall of Famer … Read More