"Unfortunately league rule prohibit us from signing free agents outside the NFC North," said Bears GM Phil Emery. "I've not actually seen this rule, but since teams in our division are only signing free agents from other teams in this division it has to be the case."
We have heard your concerns in between bites," said Thompson. "And now with the new dome that will go over Lambeau, you can be sure that from here and forever more, your nachos, fried beer nuggets, and Bratwurst Bacon Cheesehead Buffalo Patties will stay warm no matter how cold it gets outside.”
Despite their best efforts, which saw two interceptions from All-Pro quarterback Aaron Rodgers and a fumble that was accidentally returned for a touchdown, the Packers were left with the division title after Randall Cobb failed to drop a touchdown pass with 38 seconds left in the fourth quarter.
The Packers today announced Aaron Rodgers will start Sunday against the Bears and pretend whichever team wins won't be crushed in the first round of the playoffs.
"Listen here, there's no way that Rodgers is going to start so long as the Packers have a chance to take the division lead from da Bears. I mean, as long as his arm or whatever is still busted up."
"Listen, you keep bringing up his Super Bowl MVP, but what's Rodgers done for the Packers lately?" Bayless asked regarding the 2012, 2011, and 2009 Pro-Bowl selection. "Ultimately, I don't think his clavicle is up for the pressures of an NFL season."