Ed Dickson of the Panthers and former Texans, Chester Pitts and Eric Winston, joined MadRadio and talk everything from Packers/Seahawks, Super Bowl, Ohio State/Oregon national championship game, Roger Goodell, and Super Bowl prop bets.
Dave Robinson, former Green Bay Packers Linebacker, joined MadRadio to talk about playing for Vince Lombardi and says he’d like to see J.J. Watt win MVP.
Pete Prisco with CBSsports.com joined Mike and Seth on MadRadio talking about the Texans surprising the NFL finishing 9-7, the Packers cockiness costing them the game, and just how good QB Tom Brady and Peyton Manning are.
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The Green Bay Packers listed both their starting quarterback (Aaron Rodgers) and running back (Eddie Lacy) on the injury report as limited participants in Thursday’s practice. The team estimated that the two players would have been limited on Friday as well and gave both a probable chance to play on Sunday against the Seattle Seahawks at CenturyLink Field in the NFC championship game. The Packers list four players on their injury report and the Seahawks list seven (two not injury related) on theirs.
The Green Bay Packers played the Seattle Seahawks in Week 1 as the first game of the season. This week, the Packers will look to avenge their 36-16 loss in the opener. Both teams are different teams than in that first meeting, but Bovada sees the Seahawks as 7.5 point favorites at home.
While the NFC wild card game ended in controversy with a bad no-call, the Dallas Cowboys season ended the same way with a controversial referee decision. However, bad tackling was really the reason for the loss. Here is a look at the Cowboys team grades.
The Dallas Cowboys and Green Bay Packers head into the NFC divisional playoffs with distinct injuries. The Packers are playing with a hurt quarterback and the Cowboys head in a banged up defense. Here is the Cowboys vs. Packers injury report.