The Packers and Falcons are headed for an offensive showdown in the NFC championship, but Green Bay will likely be limited.
That’s because the Packers could be without their top two receivers from this season: Jordy Nelson and Davante Adams. Nelson is dealing with broken ribs that kept him out of the team’s win against Dallas. Adams suffered an ankle injury against the Cowboys, and will be held out of practice until at least Saturday, only a day before the game.
I think I have played my last NFL football game, Wilfork said after the game, via ESPN. I will take the time and do my due diligence and sit back and see if I really want to retire. We’ll see. I don’t know how long that will take.
It doesn’t change the fact that I enjoyed every bit of my career. I enjoyed 11 great years in New England and enjoyed two great years in Texas with unbelievable teammates.
Wilfork was selected by the Patriots in the first round of the 2004 NFL Draft and spent the first 11 seasons of his career in New England. He won two Super Bowl championships and was named to both the Pro Bowl and the All-Pro team five times before signing a two-year deal with the Texans in March 2015.
Patriots tight end Martellus Bennett said he would not take part in a team visit to the White House should the Patriots win Super Bowl LI. Bennett has been outspoken in his criticism of the president since Trump won last November’s election.
U.S. Olympic gymnast Simone Biles, who stands at 4 feet, 8 inches, joined Cheap Blue Jays Jerseys the media contingent to interview some of the teams’ tallest players. One of the people interviewed by the Cheap College Jerseys 19-year-old, who won four gold medals at the 2016 Olympics, was 6-8 Falcons tight end Levine Toilolo.