Posts Tagged Wisconsin

Raiders’ Woodson returning to Lambeau, faces Pack

In this Oct. 6, 2013, file photo, Oakland Raiders cornerback Charles Woodson celebrates after intercepting San Diego Chargers quarterback Philip Rivers during an NFL football game in Oakland, Calif. In the time-warped world of professional sports, anything past 30 opens conversations about players being past their prime. If you get to 35, well, then the geriatric jokes start flying.  (AP Photo/Tony Avelar, File)

GREEN BAY, Wis. (AP) — One of the NFL’s top quarterbacks learned from one of the best defensive backs in the game.

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Brewers’ 5-game win streak ends, Blue Jays win 9-5

Milwaukee Brewers catcher Jonathan Lucroy can't handle the throw as Toronto Blue Jays' Munenori Kawasaki slides safely home during the sixth inning of a baseball game Wednesday, Aug. 20, 2014, in Milwaukee. Kawasaki scored from second on a hit by Jose Reyes. (AP Photo/Morry Gash)

MILWAUKEE (AP) — Brewers rookie Jimmy Nelson is learning about pitching in the big leagues in the middle of a pennant race against some of the most well-known starters in the game.

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Bautista, Blue Jays end Brewers’ 5-game win streak

Toronto Blue Jays' Jose Bautista (19) celebrates hiS three-run home run with teammate Jose Reyes during the sixth inning of a baseball game against the Milwaukee Brewers Wednesday, Aug. 20, 2014, in Milwaukee. (AP Photo/Morry Gash)

MILWAUKEE (AP) — Jose Bautista’s three-run homer capped a five-run sixth inning and the Toronto Blue Jays outslugged Milwaukee 9-5 Wednesday, snapping the Brewers’ five-game winning streak.

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Fiers and Brewers dominate Blue Jays in 6-1 win

Milwaukee Brewers' Jonathan Lucroy slides safely past Toronto Blue Jays catcher Dioner Navarro, center, during the first inning of a baseball game Tuesday, Aug. 19, 2014, in Milwaukee. Lucroy scored from second on a hit by Aramis Ramirez. (AP Photo/Morry Gash)

MILWAUKEE (AP) — Fresh off another stellar outing, Mike Fiers first wanted to talk about a rough patch early in the game and offer credit to his defense.

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Pack rookie WR Adams hopes to help replace Jones

Green Bay Packers wide receiver Davante Adams (17) catches a 14-yard pass as St. Louis Rams cornerback Marcus Roberson defends during the third quarter of an NFL preseason football game Saturday, Aug. 16, 2014, in St. Louis. (AP Photo/Scott Kane)

GREEN BAY, Wis. (AP) — After seven seasons with the Green Bay Packers, James Jones signed as a free agent this offseason with the Oakland Raiders.

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