Posts Tagged ‘Nick Barnett’

Tale of the Tape: Are the Bills Giant-killers?

Just a week ago, the Bills beat the media’s favorite “Dream Team” and now sit atop the AFC East. At 4-1, do the Bills have what it takes to be a contender this year? A lot of questions can be answered after Sunday’s game with the New York Giants.

Tackling issues in Atlanta, Pittsburgh, Dallas

Every Wednesday this season, the research staff at “Playbook” will be taking your questions through email ( and on Twitter (@NFLN_Playbook, with #askplaybook hashtag), and answering them in this blog. Here is the first batch of questions we’ve selected.

Who ought to be in Super Bowl pictures?

Are the Packers heartless for keeping the injured reserve players out of the team’s official Super Bowl photo?

Urlacher among players speaking out over hits

It’s no surprise that word from players around the league has started to filter out over the last 24 hours following the NFL’s crackdown on illegal helmet-to-helmet hits.

Poppinga leaves with knee injury

Brady Poppinga, who started in the place of the injured Clay Matthews Sunday against the Dolphins, left the game during the second quarter with a knee injury and was announced as questionable to return.

Injury roundup: Eagles lose Vick, Samuel

It was a rough day on the injury front for the Eagles, who lost Michael Vick, Asante Samuel and WR Riley Cooper.

Burnett out for Packers with knee injury

The Packers announced SS Morgan Burnett has left Sunday’s game against the Lions due to a knee injury, and his return is questionable.

Packers LB Barnett makes a bold prediction

Packers LB Nick Barnett, a guest Friday on “NFL Total Access,” predictied that the Packers will be playing in Super Bowl XLV.

Injury roundup: Ravens hold out Reed

As teams around the league prepare for Week 16, here’s an update on some notable names from injury reports released Wednesday.

Week 15 injuries: Sanchez fully practices; Fitz limited

Teams have released their practice participation reports for Thursday. Here are some of the notable developments.

Packers lose Barnett for season

Packers linebacker Nick Barnett is out for the season with a ligament tear in his knee, Packers coach Mike McCarthy confirmed during his Monday press conference.

Barnett suffered a knee injury during the Packers’ 28-17 loss to the Vikings on Sunday. Surgery on the knee has not yet been scheduled.

Injury update: McKenzie out for Saints

Saints CB Mike McKenzie was carted off the field with a right knee injury during the third quarter against the Falcons and will not return.

Powered by VIP | Subscribe (RSS)