The Green Bay Packers listed both their starting quarterback (Aaron Rodgers) and running back (Eddie Lacy) on the injury report as limited participants in Thursday’s practice. The team estimated that the two players would have been limited on Friday as well and gave both a probable chance to play on Sunday against the Seattle Seahawks at CenturyLink Field in the NFC championship game. The Packers list four players on their injury report and the Seahawks list seven (two not injury related) on theirs.
Anyone who thought Wes Welker was going to hold back following his third concussion in nine months was mistaken.
While the Denver Broncos put our a valiant effort against the Seattle Seahawks this Sunday, they came up short. Specifically, the awesome offense was anything but its regular self.
For fans that witnessed the Broncos–Seahawks game, they were in for a tremendous treat. Both defenses came to play, hit hard and made for one of the most exciting regular season games in recent years.
Marshawn Lynch scored on a 6-yard TD run on the first possession of overtime and the Seahawks beat the Broncos 26-20 on Sunday in a showdown that lived up to expectations.
Could the Denver Broncos return their leading tackler from last season in time for the biggest game of this year? It’s a possibility.
The Broncos wanted a rematch with the team that utterly abused them in Super Bowl XLVIII, but they didn’t want a hungry Seattle Seahawks squad coming off a loss. That’s just what they’ll get this Sunday.
Peyton Manning and Richard Sherman can agree to agree. No war of words between the record-setting Broncos quarterback and the star Seahawks cornerback who will try to slow him down in the Super Bowl.
When Peyton Manning returned to the NFL after a series of neck operations, there was plenty of talk about when – and even whether – he would return to the level of play that earned four MVP awards and two Super Bowl appearances.