Sports – Monday, December 23rd, 2013
The Packers lost the game but not the season on Sunday as
the Pittsburgh Steelers come to Lambeau and pick up a 38-31 victory. The Packers nearly pulled off another
historic comeback. After rallying to tie
the game at 31 when trailing by 10 points, Matt Flynn fumbled set up a Le’Veon
Bell go-ahead score.
start pushed them back to the six and the clock ran out after running just one
play. Eddie Lacy ran for 84 yards and
two TDs before leaving with an ankle injury.
Lacy passed John Brockington to set to rookie record for most yards
rushing in a season. The Packers also
lost Clay Matthews as he re-injured his broken thumb. With all the bad news of losing
The Eagles hammered the Bears 54-11 setting up a winner take all matchup
at Soldier Field next Sunday for the NFC North.
The Packers are 7-7-1 while the Bears are 8-7. That game will kickoff at 3:25pm on KFIZ.
The Eagles will play in another winner take all matchup in
against the Cowboys.
rallied for a 24-23 win over
The NFL has flexed that game to Sunday
night football with the NFC East on the line.
The Denver Broncos clinched the AFC West with a 37-13 win over
with a 41-7 win over
The Bengals clinched the AFC North with 42-14 win over the Vikings.
into the #2 seed in the NFC. The
Seahawks lost at home to
17-10 but still hold the #1 seed in the NFC.
was officially knocked out of the playoffs with a 23-20 overtime loss to the
New York Giants. The Colts still have a chance to get a first round bye in the
AFC with a 23-7 win over
19-0. In other NFL action,
the Browns 24-13.
26-13. The final Monday Night Game of
the season is tonight as
The Bucks are on the road tonight in