The Green Bay Packers have their bye week on the slate for Week 13, and that added rest could end up paying dividends for the team. The Packers host the Bears in Week 14, and they could end up getting two key defensive cogs back for the NFC North showdown. According to NFL Talk, Za’Darius Smith and Jaire Alexander could be healthy enough to take the field for the Dec. 12 showdown.
GREEN BAY, Wis. The Green Bay Packers have gone through so many offensive line combinations that they’ve started to recycle. On Sunday against the Rams, Green Bay lined up with Yosh Nijman at left tackle, Jon Runyan at left guard, Lucas Patrick at center, Royce Newman at right guard and Billy Turner at right tackle.
The Green Bay Packers wide receiver had been talking — in English — about the way quarterback Aaron Rodgers had encouraged him after St. Brown had been released at the end of training camp. It had meant a lot to St. Brown, a 2018 sixth-round draft pick whose time in Green Bay had been full of ups and downs. Now, the German reporter was seeking clarification on what Rodgers had said and why it was so important to St. Brown.