Category Archives: The Scoop with Chris Havel

Festive Lambeau Holiday Crowd Enjoys Records Broken & Dramatic Win

By Chris Havel GREEN BAY, Wis. – Aaron Rodgers’ record-setting touchdown passes stole the show, and Rasul Douglas’ late interception sealed the win, but it was Green Bay’s inconsistency in yet another nail-biting victory that raised eyebrows. On a gorgeous Christmas Day, the Packers’ 24-22 victory over Cleveland enabled Green Bay to maintain its one-game Festive Lambeau Holiday Crowd Enjoys Records Broken & Dramatic Win

Packers edge Ravens, claim NFC North title

By Chris Havel GREEN BAY, Wis. – Darnell Savage’s perseverance on a difficult day was rewarded with the redemption of making the game-saving play. Savage’s fingertip deflection of a Tyler Huntley pass thwarted Baltimore’s go-ahead 2-point try and sealed the Packers’ 31-30 victory over the Ravens Sunday at M&T Bank Stadium. “We were just trying Packers edge Ravens, claim NFC North title

Opinion of Packers rises after watching other teams struggle

By Chris Havel GREEN BAY, Wis. – The Packers didn’t play Sunday. By comparison to several teams that did, they never looked better. The Vikings, a team talented enough to beat the Packers two weeks ago, also is misguided enough to lose to the previously winless Lions, 29-27. The 49ers’ defense made a late goal-line Opinion of Packers rises after watching other teams struggle