Archive for December 9th, 2014

Packers Hold On For Win Over Falcons, Heisman Trophy Finalists Announced


The Green Bay Packers dominated the Atlanta Falcons for the first half of the Monday Night Football matchup. Packers’ QB Aaron Rodgers threw for 3 TD’s, one of which went to running back Eddie Lacy (who also ran for a TD). The Falcons came back strong in the second half but it wasn’t enough and the Packers held on for the win, tying them with Arizona for the best record in the NFC. Packers 43, Falcons 37.

Heisman TrophyIn college football, the Heisman Trophy finalists were announced and the honors went to: Alabama wide receiver Amari Cooper, Wisconsin’s running back Melvin Gordon, and Oregon’s quarterback Marcus Mariota. The Heisman trophy recognizes the best college football player. The finalists will travel to New York on Saturday evening and one of them will take home the famous prize.

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