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Packers getting production from balanced pass rush

Packers getting production from balanced pass rush

| October 10, 2014 | 0 Comments

GREEN BAY, Wis. (AP) – The Green Bay Packers are getting after the quarterback again. As the Packers put up a season high for points in their 42-10 rout of rival Minnesota last week, their defense packed a punch rushing Vikings quarterback Christian Ponder. Green Bay, which has won two straight going to Miami on […]

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Marshfield man arrested in Packers ticket scam

Marshfield man arrested in Packers ticket scam

| October 9, 2014 | 0 Comments

MARSHFIELD, Wis. (AP) – Police say a Marshfield man bilked 15 people out of about $46,000 in a scam involving Green Bay Packers tickets he never delivered. Marshfield Police Lt. Darren Larson says the 37-year-old was arrested Wednesday on suspicion of fraud. He says police reports were sent to the Wood County district attorney for […]

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Favre says he’s glad Manning will break his record

Favre says he’s glad Manning will break his record

| October 8, 2014 | 0 Comments

ENGLEWOOD, Colo. (AP) – Brett Favre says he couldn’t be happier to see Peyton Manning on the brink of breaking his NFL record of 508 touchdown throws. Manning has 503 heading into Denver’s road game Sunday against the New York Jets. Favre told The Associated Press he’s thrilled for Manning, who’s coming off a career-best […]

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Most NFL fans think Goodell should keep job

Most NFL fans think Goodell should keep job

| October 8, 2014 | 0 Comments

NEW YORK (AP) – Most NFL fans believe Commissioner Roger Goodell should keep his job after his handling of recent domestic violence cases, according to a new Associated Press-GfK Poll. Only 32 percent say Goodell should lose his job over the issue, with 66 percent saying he shouldn’t. Support for his handling of the cases […]

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Offense good, but defense still rules in Big Ten

Offense good, but defense still rules in Big Ten

| October 8, 2014 | 0 Comments

UNDATED (AP) – There are 10 Big Ten teams scoring at least 26 points per game. Rest assured, however, that the late Woody Hayes and Bo Schembechler would still recognize the conference where they once relied on rock-hard defenses. After all, even though it seems every game ends up 45-38 and that spread offenses are […]

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Area High School football teams make their way into AP poll

Area High School football teams make their way into AP poll

| October 7, 2014 | 0 Comments

Here is The Associated Press high school football poll. The poll includes first-place votes in parentheses, season record, total points and last week?s ranking, as voted upon by a statewide panel of sports writers. Teams are arranged in three divisions of equal size based on current enrollments Large Division School Record Points Last Week 1. […]

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Wife: Starr recovering from strokes, heart attack

Wife: Starr recovering from strokes, heart attack

| October 6, 2014 | 0 Comments

GREEN BAY, Wis. (AP) – The wife of Hall of Fame quarterback Bart Starr says in a statement that he is recovering from two strokes and a mild heart attack and is making progress in rehabilitation. Starr’s wife, Cherry, provided an update on her husband’s condition on Sunday through a statement released on the Green […]

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Friday Night Football Scores

Friday Night Football Scores

| October 3, 2014 | 0 Comments

Arcadia at Viroqua-Arcadia 49-0 G.E.T. at Westby-Westby 23-13 Black River Falls at Onalaska Luther-Black River Falls 46-14 North Crawford at Kickapoo/La Farge-North Crawford 32-20 Ithaca at Weston-Ithaca 56-0 DeSoto at Seneca-DeSoto 29-6 Wauzeka/Steuben at Casseville- Cashton at Bangor-Bangor 22-6 New Lisbom at Hillsboro-Hillsboro 30-18 Wonewoc Center at Necedah-Necedah 41-0 Brookwood at Royall-Royall 14-6 Cua City […]

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Brewers’ Ryan Braun has right thumb procedure

Brewers’ Ryan Braun has right thumb procedure

| October 3, 2014 | 0 Comments

MILWAUKEE (AP) – Brewers outfielder Ryan Braun has undergone a medical procedure to address a nerve problem near his right thumb. Milwaukee said Thursday that Dr. Vernon Williams of the Kerlan-Jobe Orthopaedic Clinic in Los Angeles administered cryotherapy, a procedure involving the application of extreme cold. Braun is to meet with Williams again Monday; if […]

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Peppers gets pick 6, Packers rout Vikings 42-10

Peppers gets pick 6, Packers rout Vikings 42-10

| October 3, 2014 | 0 Comments

GREEN BAY, Wis. (AP) – Julius Peppers returned an interception 49 yards for a touchdown, Aaron Rodgers threw for three scores, and the Green Bay Packers routed the Minnesota Vikings 42-10 on Thursday night. Eddie Lacy ran for a season-high 105 yards and two touchdowns. Jordy Nelson hauled in a 66-yard touchdown catch, and the […]

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