Green Bay Packers clinch No. 1 seed

The Green Bay Packers are guaranteed home-field advantage through the playoffs after beating Chicago Sunday night, 35-21. Aaron Rodgers was 21 of 29 for 283 yards and had his first five-touchdown game of his NFL career. The Packers are now 14-1, clinching the No. 1 seed in the NFC. The 7-8 Bears are now eliminated from postseason contention.
Author:
Updated:
Original:

The Green Bay Packers are guaranteed home-field advantage through the playoffs after beating Chicago Sunday night, 35-21. Aaron Rodgers was 21 of 29 for 283 yards and had his first five-touchdown game of his NFL career. The Packers are now 14-1, clinching the No. 1 seed in the NFC. The 7-8 Bears are now eliminated from postseason contention.

Next Up

ambulance

10 injured when minivans collide, overturn in west-central Minnesota

The incident occurred at the intersection of County Road 1 and County Road 29 in Kandiyohi County.

William Carlson

Nearly 80 years later, Minnesotan honored for WWII heroism

He defended a sinking passenger ship from a U-boat.

ambulance, crash

Pedestrian fatally struck by driver in Brooklyn Park

The identity of the victim has not been released.

storm, severe weather, shelf cloud

Some storms could pack a punch Sunday afternoon

Widespread severe weather is not expected, but some storms could get feisty.

ambulance

Man, 23, killed in single-vehicle wreck near St. Cloud

The crash happened on Highway 10 around 11:30 a.m.

Byron Buxton

Buxton returns, Twins get another victory in Texas

Buxton missed 39 games with a hip strain.

20210618_152429

Homicide in Robbinsdale leads to 10-hour standoff in Brooklyn Center

The suspect was at a residence in Brooklyn Center.

fireworks

St. Paul will not put on fireworks display this year, citing budget concerns

Minneapolis and Stillwater have also canceled their displays this year due to logistical challenges.

Related

Green Bay Packers: Headed for decline?

The Packers went 15-1 last year and most NFL gurus expect another big season out of Green Bay. That's not the case, however, among some writers who follow the team every day.