Clay Matthews

Green Bay Packers vs. Minnesota Vikings Preview and Prediction

Vikings can secure wild-card berth with win, Packers playing for first-round bye
<p> Green Bay Packers vs. Minnesota Vikings Preview and Prediction</p>

The Green Bay Packers and Minnesota Vikings each have something to play for when the long-time NFC North rivals meet up at 4:25 p.m. ET this afternoon on FOX. For the Vikings (9-6) it’s win and they are in the playoffs for the first time since 2009, while the Packers (11-4) can earn a coveted first-round bye with a second win over their divisional foe this month. If the Vikings fall to the Packers for a sixth straight time, they will need Chicago, Dallas and the New York Giants to all lose to extend their season by at least one more game.

Will Jay Cutler Survive 183rd Packers-Bears Game?

The 183rd meeting of the Packers and Bears is a test for Jay Cutler's offensive line.
<p> The 183rd meeting of the Green Bay Packers and Chicago Bears is a rematch of last year's NFC title game and a test for Jay Cutler's offensive line.</p>

by Nathan Rush

One day after Quinton “Rampage” Jackson takes on Jon “Bones” Jones in a light heavyweight fight at UFC 135, Chicago quarterback Jay Cutler goes toe-to-toe against the Green Bay defense in the heavyweight showdown that is Packers-Bears 183.

Both bouts could get ugly.

Green Bay Packers 2011 NFL Team Preview

An in-depth look at the Packers offense, defense and special team this year.
<p> An in-depth look at the Packers offense, defense and special team this year.</p>

Aaron Rodgers fancies himself as something of an amateur NFL historian, so it hardly came as a surprise when the Green Bay Packers quarterback had his answer at the ready when asked during the offseason what he and the Super Bowl XLV champions must do for an encore.