Officiating in Lions-Packers game sparks outrage as owners prepare to meet

Washington PostThe latest venting came as the owners gather in Fort Lauderdale, Fla., for a regularly scheduled meeting Tuesday and Wednesday. A sure topic of conversation will be what happened Monday night, when the Packers beat the Lions, 23-22, at Lambeau Field ...

October 15th 2019


Packers' David Bakhtiari made umpire aware of potential penalties before they were called

USA TODAYGREEN BAY, Wis. – Before the first penalty, David Bakhtiari approached umpire Jeff Rice, frustrated, confused and downright incredulous, and asked a simple but potentially game-altering question. All night, Detroit Lions defensive end Trey Flowers used the ...

October 15th 2019


Packers' Preston Smith 'might say thank you' to Lions' Trey Flowers for controversial penalties

USA TODAYDetroit Lions defensive end Trey Flowers committed two costly and controversial penalties in the fourth quarter of the Detroit Lions' 23-22 loss to the Green Bay Packers on Monday Night Football. Before he gets an apology from the NFL or the referees for the ...

October 15th 2019


In Allen Lazard, Packers find go-to receiver 'made for big moments' at bottom of roster

USA TODAYIf you were guessing which young and unproven receiver was most likely to come through for the Green Bay Packers with Davante Adams out Monday night, Allen Lazard probably would have been your last guess. Lazard was, after all, the lowest on the ...

October 15th 2019


Inbox: You play the odds, and the Packers played them exactly right

Packers.comI was watching the Vikings and Philadelphia game and noticed that Cousins got a number of big plays off of bootlegs and rollouts. When the Packers played Cousins they had a defensive player pressuring him on rollouts. Did the Packers pick up on a tell sign ...

October 15th 2019


Packers passing up free TD in fourth quarter costs bettor almost $50K on huge parlay

CBSSports.comGreen Bay Packers fans are pretty ecstatic with the 23-22 comeback victory they earned over the divisional rival Detroit Lions on Monday night, but there's one Packers fan who is absolutely heartbroken. SportsLine pointed out that a bettor at PointsBet ...

October 15th 2019


'Detroit vs. Everybody': Lions players discuss controversial calls in loss to Packers

USA TODAYGREEN BAY, Wis. — They were furious, both at themselves for wasting opportunities and at officials for a trio of “awful” calls that went against them in the second half. Several Detroit Lions blasted the officiating after Monday's 23-22 loss to the Green Bay ...

October 15th 2019


Packers beat Lions amid controversial calls; here's a look at some that influenced Monday night's game

CBSSports.comThe Green Bay Packers edged the Detroit Lions on Monday night to advance to 5-1 and remain atop a crowded NFC North race, but the officiating of the Week 6 finale may have sparked more conversation than anything Aaron Rodgers or Mason Crosby did ...

October 15th 2019


The Good, Bad And Ugly From The Green Bay Packers' Win Over The Detroit Lions

ForbesOn Oct. 7, 2018, Green Bay Packers kicker Mason Crosby had the worst day of his NFL career. Crosby missed four field goals and an extra point and the Packers lost at Detroit, 31-23. On Monday night, Crosby got a bit of redemption. Crosby made a walk-off, ...

October 15th 2019


Detroit Lions blow massive opportunity vs. Green Bay Packers at Lambeau. Blame them.

USA TODAYGREEN BAY, Wis. — The Detroit Lions blew it. The Lions had a chance to take over first place in the NFC North on Monday night. They had an opportunity to make a major statement against the Green Bay Packers. But they let it slip away. Because they blew ...

October 15th 2019