Sports – Monday, October 27th, 2014
The Packers stalled in the
Red Zone and got a 2nd half flat tire in a 44-23 loss in New Orleans
on Sunday Night Football.
rolling early, but had 3 drives stall in the red zone, as they settled for a
16-16 tie at the break. In the 2nd
half Aaron Rodgers tweaked a hamstring and the Packers defensive went south as
the Saints win going away outscoring the Packers 28-7 in the final two
quarters. Saints QB Drew Brees picked
apart the Packer defense for 311 yards and 3 TDs. Mark Ingram ran over the Packers for 172
yards. Aaron Rodgers the for 418 yards
and 1 TD. He had two interceptions off
of tipped passes. Eddie Lacy caught 8
passes for 123 yards and rushed for 59.
Randall Cobb caught five balls for 126 yards and a TD. After the game Rodgers says his hamstring
will be OK. TJ Lang left the game early
with an ankle injury and did not return. The Packers head to the bye at 5-3. Talk Packers
football tonight from 6pm to 7pm during In the Huddle with Packers David
Bakhtiari and TJ Lang.
The NFL week wraps up
tonight with Monday Night Football as the Cowboys host the Redskins. Coverage begins at 7pm on News-Talk 1450
football polls this week. The Badgers
are 26th in the Coaches Poll and 28th in the AP
Madison Bumgarner threw a
complete game 4-hitter as the Giants took Game 5 of the World Series 5-0 over
the Kansas City Royals.
St. Louis Cardinals outfielder
Oscar Tavares was killed in a car accident in the
RBI in 80 games last season. His
18-year-old girlfriend also died in the crash.
Dale Earnhardt, Junior won
the NASCAR Sprint Cup race at
on Sunday. Jeff Gordon leads Ryan Newman
by just 3 points in the Chase playoff standings. Joey Lagano is 4 points back and Matt Kenseth
5 points behind the leader.
Winnebago Lutheran all advanced to the 2nd round of the WIAA
football playoffs In Division One,
Big 8 champion Middleton on Friday night.
You’ll hear that game on KFIZ. In
Division Five, WLA will head to #1 seed Racine St. Catherine’s for a 7pm
kickoff. In Division Six,
BCI Burke Company.
The WLA boys soccer team
fell one game short of the WIAA State Tournament, falling to
on penalty kicks 5-4. The game ended up