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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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Bridgewater questionable for Vikings vs. Packers

Bridgewater questionable for Vikings vs. Packers

| October 2, 2014 | 0 Comments

EDEN PRAIRIE, Minn. (AP) – The Minnesota Vikings have listed quarterback Teddy Bridgewater as questionable for their game at Green Bay. The final injury report of the week was released Wednesday, as the Vikings prepared to travel east for their primetime game against the rival Packers Thursday. Bridgewater sprained his left ankle in the fourth […]

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WR Boykin to miss Packers’ game against Vikings

WR Boykin to miss Packers’ game against Vikings

| October 2, 2014 | 0 Comments

GREEN BAY, Wis. (AP) – Receiver Jarrett Boykin will miss the Green Bay Packers’ game against the Minnesota Vikings on Thursday night with a groin injury. Boykin hasn’t practiced this week. He also missed Sunday’s 38-17 win over the Chicago Bears. The absence of Boykin should mean more opportunities for rookies Davante Adams and Jeff […]

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Vikings hopeful, noncommittal with Bridgewater

Vikings hopeful, noncommittal with Bridgewater

| October 1, 2014 | 0 Comments

EDEN PRAIRIE, Minn. (AP) – The Minnesota Vikings have not committed to Teddy Bridgewater playing at Green Bay on his sprained left ankle. Two days after his injury, however, the quarterback is “doing much better,” according to coach Mike Zimmer. Zimmer said Bridgewater’s participation in practice Tuesday would be more mental than physical. The team […]

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Melvin: Decision on Brewers manager not imminent

Melvin: Decision on Brewers manager not imminent

| October 1, 2014 | 0 Comments

MILWAUKEE (AP) – Milwaukee Brewers General Manager Doug Melvin says the dust needs to settle on the disappointing end to the ballclub’s season before any decisions are made on the team’s manager or coaching staff. Speaking on WTMJ radio Tuesday, Melvin says he’ll take a step back before any future plans are made following the […]

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Melvin to return for Brewers next season

Melvin to return for Brewers next season

| September 29, 2014 | 0 Comments

By: Bill Scott-Wisconsin Radio Network Milwaukee Brewers owner Mark Attanasio announced Saturday that the teams general manager, Doug Melvin, would return in 2015.  There’s no word on manager Ron Roenicke or members of his coaching staff. Attanasio addressed reporters in front of the Brewers dugout on Saturday at Miller Park.  The Brewers owner certainly wasn’t happy […]

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Brewers’ Braun to have surgery for nerve issue

Brewers’ Braun to have surgery for nerve issue

| September 29, 2014 | 0 Comments

MILWAUKEE (AP) – Milwaukee Brewers outfielder Ryan Braun is scheduled to have surgery this week to fix a nagging nerve problem near his right thumb. The injury contributed to Braun having one of the least productive full seasons of his career. He went 0 for 3 in Sunday’s 5-2 loss to the Chicago Cubs to […]

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Rodgers throws for 4 TDs, Packers beat Bears 38-17

Rodgers throws for 4 TDs, Packers beat Bears 38-17

| September 29, 2014 | 0 Comments

CHICAGO (AP) – Aaron Rodgers threw for 302 yards and four touchdowns, and the Green Packers shook off one of their worst offensive performances in years with a 38-17 victory over the Chicago Bears on Sunday afternoon. The Packers scored on their first six possessions to build a 38-17 lead. They racked up 358 yards […]

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NFL commissioner visits domestic violence hotline

NFL commissioner visits domestic violence hotline

| September 28, 2014 | 0 Comments

AUSTIN, Texas (AP) – NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell is in Texas visiting the headquarters of the National Domestic Violence hotline. Goodell and several league officials walked into the Austin office about 7:15 p.m. Saturday for what was expected to be a private two-hour meeting. He and the league have been heavily criticized for how they […]

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