“I feel like I put out some good film and did the best that I could this year," Packers center Corey Linsley said. "Hopefully if the Packers don’t re-sign me, hopefully another team will."
A buzz surrounded and filled Lambeau Field, but the Packers fall to the Tampa Bay Buccaneers in Sunday’s NFC championship game.
Green Bay's second-year coach took the ball out of the hands of Aaron Rodgers, the NFL's presumptive MVP, and put his trust in a defense that hadn't consistently delivered all season.
The Packers’ gut-wrenching 31-26 loss to the Buccaneers at Lambeau Field had been over for less than an hour Sunday, and Aaron Rodgers was searching for words in the face of another NFC Championship Game disappointment.
“I blame us as coaches for putting our guys in that situation," Matt LaFleur said. "That’s inexcusable. ... We’ve got to take a look at it, do some self-reflection, and try to figure out ways on how that can’t happen again.”
The Buccaneers sacked Aaron Rodgers five times, hit him eight times and pressured him 22 times during their 31-26 victory over the Packers in the NFC Championship Game on Sunday at Lambeau Field.
Wisconsin State Journal photographer Steve Apps captured all the action from Lambeau Field as the Green Bay Packers fell to the Tampa Bay Buccaneers 31-26 in the NFC Championship Game Sunday in Green Bay.
Get the latest postgame updates after Aaron Rodgers and the Packers fell to Tom Brady and the Buccaneers 31-26 in the NFC Championship Game at Lambeau Field.
Jason Wilde offers three keys for the Green Bay Packers when they host the Tampa Bay Buccaneers in the NFC Championship Game Sunday at Lambeau Field in Green Bay.
Packers quarterback Aaron Rodgers, who again has his team a win away from the Super Bowl, explains how he’s a different man than he was when he led Green Bay to the title after the 2010 season.