Giants’ Dexter Lawrence earns high praise from Aaron Rodgers

[ad_1] First, Dexter Lawrence’s coaches suggested that he is becoming a dominant player for the Giants. Then, Lawrence’s numbers hinted at it. Now, an opponent is saying it. Packers quarterback Aaron Rodgers heaped praise on Lawrence during his weekly appearance on “The Pat McFree Show.” The irony is that Rodgers referred to Lawrence by his … Read more

What Giants’ Brian Daboll does so much differently from other coaches

[ad_1] LONDON — It might just be that the Giants, under the direction of Brian Daboll, are actually walking the talk. “You know, everybody talks like it but we do things during the week where we put guys in,” Daboll said not long after the Giants on Sunday came back to beat the Packers 27-22 … Read more

Judging NFL Week 5 overreactions

[ad_1] The beautiful thing about NFL overreactions is that they don’t even have to be week-by-week. They can be minute-by-minute, swinging wildly throughout the course of a single game. One minute you’re convinced the Colts will never score another point, the next minute they’re winning the game in overtime. At various points throughout Week 5, … Read more

Packers need to ‘check ourselves’ after ‘losing’ talk

[ad_1] Packers quarterback Aaron Rodgers would prefer he and his team look ahead to next week’s game against the Jets without a “losing” mindset. Speaking after the Packers’ upset loss to the Giants in London, Rodgers addressed curious comments made in the locker room, including remarks from Green Bay cornerback Jaire Alexander, who said while … Read more

Bills, Chargers, Giants among Week 5’s top NFL Twitter trolls

[ad_1] 6:14 PM ET ESPN staff From historic blowouts to surprising upsets and more, Week 5 of the 2022 NFL season has been one for the books. The first took place in London as the New York Giants and Green Bay Packers faced off for the first game of the day. 2 Related Green Bay’s … Read more

Saquon Barkley returns from injury, gives Giants lead vs. Packers

[ad_1] There is no stopping Saquon Barkley’s storybook comeback. Barkley left Sunday’s game against the Packers with a right shoulder injury after he rolled over when tackled in space by De’Vondre Campbell late in the third quarter. He was listed as questionable to return, leaving Matt Breida and Gary Brightwell in the backfield. But Barkley … Read more

NFL Week 5 takeaways – Lessons, big questions for every game

[ad_1] 12:32 PM ET NFL NationESPN Week 5 of the 2022 NFL season kicked off Thursday night with an Indianapolis Colts victory at the Denver Broncos that went into overtime. Usually extra action means lots of big offensive plays, but somehow neither team managed to score a touchdown in the 12-9 game. For the second … Read more

Aaron Rodgers to Allen Lazard gives Packers first TD in London vs. Giants

[ad_1] LONDON — Quarterback Aaron Rodgers may still be breaking in some young receivers, but he knows where to go to find the end zone. For the third time in the past four games, Rodgers threw a touchdown pass to wide receiver Allen Lazard, this one on a 4-yard screen to give the Packers a … Read more

Giants face big test vs. Aaron Rodgers’ Packers

[ad_1] Well, yes, there will be some disadvantages for the Giants when they take the field at London’s Tottenham Hotspur Stadium on Sunday to play the Packers. Anyone who has ever crossed the pond, here to there, knows how jet lag can kneecap you for a couple of days before you feel normal again. If … Read more

NFL: New York Giants and Green Bay Packers meet in London

[ad_1] CNN — American football is back in London for the second week in a row. The New York Giants and the Green Bay Packers meet at Tottenham Hotspur Stadium for Week 5’s international battle. Each team boasts a 3-1 record. That means for the first time in 32 contests played, a London game features … Read more