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Early ticket prices show Patriots, Vikings and Bears as Packers’ top opponents

GREEN BAY – The first two Green Bay Packers games this season are going to be pretty pricey. Later comes the game at New England, which makes pricey look like a bargain. The Packers open with the Chicago Bears and follow that with the defending NFL Nor…

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Early ticket prices show Patriots, Vikings and Bears as Packers’ top opponents

GREEN BAY – The first two Green Bay Packers games this season are going to be pretty pricey. Later comes the game at New England, which makes pricey look like a bargain. The Packers open with the Chicago Bears and follow that with the defending NFL Nor…

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Early ticket prices show Patriots, Vikings and Bears as Packers’ top opponents

GREEN BAY – The first two Green Bay Packers games this season are going to be pretty pricey. Later comes the game at New England, which makes pricey look like a bargain. The Packers open with the Chicago Bears and follow that with the defending NFL Nor…

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Bucks 104, Celtics 102: Giannis Antetokounmpo’s tip-in helps even series

The Milwaukee Bucks had blown a 20-point second half lead and looked like they could be on the way to a gut-wrenching finish when Malcolm Brogdon’s lefty runner bounced off the rim with just over five seconds left. Giannis Antetokounmpo had other plans. With a stretch of his long left arm, Antetokounmpo

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Kyle Busch, Kevin Harvick will take battle for NASCAR supremacy to Talladega

Kyle Busch feels that NASCAR should not only promote its young stars, but also established drivers such as himself, and Jimmie Johnson and Kevin Harvick. RICHMOND, Va. — The debate over the best driver in the 2018 Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series seaso…

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‘My nightmare is your lesson’: How former NFL QBs who struggled now coach top draft picks

SportsPulse: USA TODAY Sports’ Michael Middlehurst-Schwartz looks at the top five quarterbacks of the 2018 NFL Draft and the teams that would be the best fit for each. Ryan Lindley was a few beers deep. He was watching an NFL game and talking to his friends and agents at Rep 1 Sports, who were tracking

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Capitals owner Ted Leonsis offers seats, plans to meet girl who wanted puck

SportsPulse: The Vegas Golden Knights are rewriting the history books on what it means to be an expansion team and in the process captivating a city. Our NHL insider Kevin Allen believes their magical run could end with a Stanley Cup. The magical story…

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Rare pair: Wisconsin high school wide receiver teammates share draft dream

A brief overview of where the Packers stand at the wide receiver position prior to the 2018 NFL Draft. GREEN BAY – If someone dares you to name a wide receiver born in this state over the past 50 years who has had more than a middling career in the NFL, don’t take the bet. Ask to check back in three

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Packers’ 2018 regular-season schedule to be unveiled

Although the Green Bay Packers have known the identities of their 2018 regular-season opponents since the end of last season, the dates, times and order of the games and their bye week will be revealed Thursday at 7 p.m. CDT, when the NFL releases its …

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The WIAA’s year-old baseball pitching rules have created new thinking, strategies

The WIAA introduced a new rule last season that uses pitch count instead of innings when determining maximum workload for a baseball pitcher. Every time Dan Lukes sees the scar on Jason Berken’s right elbow, he knows he helped put it there. It was July 2002 when Lukes, the manager for the De Pere

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NFL’s most overpaid players: Jimmy Garoppolo, Kirk Cousins highlight list

SportsPulse: Trysta Krick gets the inside scoop on Andrew Luck’s shoulder injury from the Indianapolis Star’s Stephen Holder, who thinks the Colts quarterback will finally be healthy this NFL season. Pro athletes are overpaid.  In the context of what they contribute to society compared to teachers

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Packers QB Aaron Rodgers offers tips to top NFL prospect Josh Rosen

Green Bay Packers quarterback Aaron Rodgers has had a busy off-season.  He has supported girlfriend and driver Danica Patrick at the Daytona 500, played in golf events and met with the Dalai Lama as part of a philanthropic mission to India with Starkey…

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NFL’s J.J. Watt and brothers commemorate National Siblings Day together with tweets

The Watt family can celebrate National Siblings Day without a hint of on-field animosity, given that the trio of Pewaukee natives play for different NFL teams but the "holiday" arrives in April. Earlier today, Houston Texans star J.J. Watt co…

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NFL’s J.J. Watt and brothers commemorate National Siblings Day together with tweets

They’re all grown up now. The Watt family can celebrate National Siblings Day without a hint of on-field animosity, given that the trio of Pewaukee natives play for different NFL teams but the “holiday” arrives in April. Earlier today, Houston Texans star J.J. Watt commemorated the occasion

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UCLA’s Josh Rosen hardly first Millennial who could challenge NFL coaches

SportsPulse: USA TODAY Sports’ Nate Davis and Michael Middlehurst-Schwartz discuss which teams could be looking to trade up in the 2018 NFL draft. Ex-UCLA coach Jim Mora has kept the internet humming in recent weeks by labeling his former quarterback, Josh Rosen, as a Millennial who requires extra

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Eric Reid’s social justice thoughts shouldn’t affect NFL employment

Stop me if you’ve heard this before. A former Pro Bowler from the San Francisco 49ers isn’t getting any interest as a free agent despite his skill set being desirable. Now a few weeks into free agency, safety Eric Reid has yet to receive an offer from any teams in the NFL. Just like former teammate

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