It looks like the Packers will be without one of their biggest weapons for the time being, as Donald Driver has left the sideline for X-rays on his injured ankle.
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The Packers are certainly eating their cake and having it, too. The Packers are using seven man protection via the play-action pass.
ARLINGTON, Texas – NFL.com’s Gil Brandt is here, attending his 43rd Super Bowl. That’s a lot of history, folks. Brandt’s notebook is always filled with nuggets about the game, so here’s a sampling:
The Packers announced that starting OLB Erik Walden has been deactivated for Sunday’s Super Bowl against the Steelers.
NFL Network’s Michael Irvin sat down with Packers QB Aaron Rodgers to discuss his journey to Super Bowl XLV and how he has balanced the pressures and expectations that come with replacing a legendary quarterback on a legendary franchise.
To prove he’s not biased, Steelers fan Dave Dameshek extends an olive branch to Cheeseheads everywhere with his official list of the best cheeses.
As painful as this season might have been for Tony Romo – physically with his busted wing and emotionally with having to watch two other teams play the Super Bowl in his home stadium – the Cowboys QB dutifully made the rounds at the media center on Friday and stopped to chat with NFL.com about how he’s faring.
Don’t be surprised if Byron Leftwich or Matt Flynn is the hero or goat come Sunday night. In the last couple of football seasons, backup quarterbacks have played significant roles in significant games.
I was able to stop Joe Montana just long enough to find out if he will be rooting for his hometown Steelers Sunday.
Aaron Rodgers and Ben Roethlisberger have some strong similarities, but they also have some stark differences to their games. The quarterback matchup in Super Bowl XLV goes to Roethlisberger, because of his ability to break down the traditional concepts of defense.
So is Brett Favre rooting for the Packers in Super Bowl XLV? That question was posed to NFL Network’s Steve Mariucci during a live chat Wednesday morning on NFL.com.
Check out all the excitement Aaron Rodgers and the rest of the Green Bay Packers experienced at Media Day by clicking on the photo.
Before we get into anything else, let’s just jump right to the end of the book: I think the Packers are gonna beat the Steelers, and I think they’ll do it by double digits.
The lineage of the Packers quarterbacks is rather impressive — a pair of Hall of Famers, another certain to be joining them in Canton, and another who is just starting to carve out his place in NFL history. But when it comes to the Packers and Titletown, there is really only one way to judge these quarterbacks.
Packers FB John Kuhn sat in the stands of Ford Field during Media Day prior to Super Bowl XL as an anonymous practice squad member of the Steelers.