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NFL Sunday Night Week 11: Indianapolis Colts vs Green Bay Packers Prediction and Analysis

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Philip Rivers led the Indianapolis Colts to a memorable win against divisional rivals, Tennessee Titans, in Week 10. Frank Reich’s men sit at the top of the AFC South Division table heading into Sunday’s clash against Aaron Rodgers-led Green Bay Packers.

The Wisconsin-based franchise is in prime position to win the NFC North Division. Matt LaFleur has led the Packers to a 7-2 record in 2020. Some critics are even tipping them to make this year’s Super Bowl. Here’s a detailed look at both teams, along with injury updates and Week 11 Game Day predictions.

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Can Philip Rivers lead the Indianapolis Colts to an unlikely win in Week 11?

Frank Reich and the Indianapolis Colts are riding high after last Sunday’s win. The AFC South table-toppers have lost just once in their last four NFL outings. Quarterback Philip Rivers will go up against an old foe in the form of Aaron Rodgers tomorrow. Both veterans are respected and revered amongst their peers across the league.

The Colts have lost just one game at the Lucas Oil Stadium in 2020. But the Colts defence will need to be alert on Sunday if they want to put a stop to the free-flowing Green Bay attack.

Green Bay Packers looking to maintain winning run in the league

Aaron Rodgers has turned back the clock with some eye-catching displays in the NFL this season. The two-time NFL MVP has thrown for 2,500+ yards with 26 touchdowns from nine games in 2020. He is at the forefront of the NFL MVP rave alongside Russell Wilson and Patrick Mahomes.

The 36-year old will be key for the Packers in Week 11, along with star wideouts Davante Adams and Marquez Valdes-Scantling. T David Bakhtiari’s return has given Rodgers some stability in the pocket during crunch moments in the last two games. A disciplined defensive display should see the Packers return to Wisconsin with a win.

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NFL Preview: Indianapolis Colts vs Green Bay Packers Injury Updates

Indianapolis – Questionable

CB Isaiah Rodgers – Knee

T Braden Smith – Thumb

TE Noah Togiai – Thumb

DE Kemoko Turay – Ankle

TE Jack Doyle – Concussion

Green Bay – Out

RB Tyler Ervin – Wrist/Ribs

Questionable

CB Ka’dar Hollman – Quadricep

WR Allen Lazard – Core

S Will Redmond – Shoulder

WR Darrius Shepherd – Shoulder

WR Equanimeous St. Brown – Shoulder

Doubtful

DL Montravius Adams – Toe

Colts vs Packers Prediction

Indianapolis Colts 33 – 42 Green Bay Packers

November 5, 2020; Santa Clara, California, USA; Green Bay Packers quarterback Aaron Rodgers (12) celebrates after the game against the San Francisco 49ers at Levi’s Stadium. Mandatory Credit: Kyle Terada-USA TODAY Sports

This game is bound to entice NFL fans due to the face-off between two of the most consistent quarterbacks of the last decade. Aaron Rodgers and Philip Rivers are both giants of the game. But we reckon the former will have the final say in tomorrow’s game at the Lucas Oil Stadium.

Rodgers has been unstoppable throughout this 2020 NFL campaign, barring that one disappointing display against the Tampa Bay Buccaneers. Packers’ fans will be hopeful that their leader can lead them to another win as we edge closer to the playoffs.

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WATCH: Ronda Rousey Unboxes Collector’s Edition of World of Warcraft: Shadowlands

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Ronda Rousey is professionally an American wrestler, but fans also know her as an ardent follower of video games. So much so, she received a gigantic World of Warcraft: Shadowlands gift from Blizzard Entertainment and shared it on her YouTube channel.

With this, she joins a list of other elite fighters who have documented their love for video games. UFC superstar Israel Adesanya revealed a few days back that he is fanboying over the stunning gameplay mechanics of PlayStations 5’s Spider-Man: Miles Morales.

Ronda, however, isn’t new to the world of Azeroth. She has previously revealed how she had bonded with co-star Vin Diesel while filming for the seventh entry in the Fast and Furious franchise. After finishing filming, Ronda and Vin had bonded over World of Warcraft.

Unsurprisingly, Blizzard Entertainment honored one of its leading followers with a special gift.

Ronda unboxes World of Warcraft: Shadowlands

The YouTube video perfectly captures Ronda’s excitement upon receiving a gift based on a franchise she has been following for a long time.

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The gift, upon unwrapping, revealed World of Warcraft merchandise. This included a shirt, and a custom made mask. Ronda also received a game time card that would allow her to venture into the world of limitless possibilities.

While she received the game time card, she revealed that she already has access to the game until 2022. This just reiterates her fondness for the title.

Finally, she revealed a collector’s edition of the title that contains rare items that will aid her journey and make it more interesting.

Blizzard Entertainment also included a limited edition microphone that would enable her to share her in-game journey with the fans.

Instances like these assert how the video game industry is deeply associated with a lot of other disciplines. It has helped the community to expand its horizon and has bridged the gap between the celebrities and their followers.


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Dustin Poirier Says He Would Have Never Fought Conor McGregor If He Would Have Fought Tony Ferguson

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The rematch between two UFC veterans, Dustin Poirier vs Conor McGregor, is finally official. UFC fans seem extremely delighted at the prospect of watching this highly anticipated match up.

The fight will take place on January 23 ’21 at UFC 257 at a location that is yet to be disclosed. But it’s rumored to be at the Fight Island in Abu Dhabi.

The ‘Diamond’ Poirier recently interacted with MMAJunkie, he talked about his rematch with the Mystic Mac, Tony Ferguson fight, and the future of the Lightweight division.

 

Poirier opened up about the prospect of taking the McGregor fight if he had fought Tony Ferguson, “Yeah, we both (him & Tony) would have taken a trip to the hospital after that one. But these training camps are pretty grueling at this level of competition and preparation.

“So, to do a training camp for Tony to go out there fight, come back home, and plan to do it all over again fly back to Abu Dhabi with my team, do a whole another camp before that would have been a tough task.

“I don’t know if that would have been impossible. I might have been able to do it but it would have been tough for sure,” he added.

Poirier also said that both he and McGregor are completely different fighters now. He was emotional in their first fight, he wanted to ‘hurt’ McGregor but the scenario has completely reversed after their first meet. He now wants to ‘outsmart’ McGregor and beat him.

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Can Dustin Poirier settle his scores with Conor McGregor?

McGregor & Poirier have previously shared the octagon in 2014, wherein the Irishman beat the American via TKO in Round 1. Moving further, McGregor became the UFC Lightweight champion by beating Eddie Alvarez via TKO.

At that moment, McGregor held the Featherweight Title and was adjudged as ‘Double Champ’ following his win over Alvarez.

Following his loss to McGregor, Poirier turned the tables on his fate magnificently. The ‘Diamond’ secured 9 wins in the Lightweight division.

He beat Max Holloway to bag the Interim Lightweight Title in 2019 and earned his shot towards the ultimate gold. However, he lost to Khabib Nurmagomedov in the title fight, but he put on an exhilarating show for the UFC fans.

Realistically, Poirier has an upper hand going into this rematch against the Notorious one. He has been an active contender in the Lightweight division and is the most improved fighter on the roster.

The ‘Diamond’ is coming off a dominant victory against Dan Hooker in June 2020. He will be extremely pumped getting into this rematch and squaring up with the Irishman.

Will we see an early finish or will this fight be a 5-round affair? Who are you rooting for and why? Share your thoughts in the comments below.

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“A Lot of Tears”: Warriors’ Steph Curry Reveals His Reaction to Klay Thompson’s Injury

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Steph Curry and Klay Thompson are one of the most iconic duos in NBA history. ‘The Splash Brothers’ became one of the greatest backcourts in NBA history, winning three NBA Championships in four years with the Golden State Warriors.

The two players are some of the greatest shooters in NBA history. Fans have been waiting to see the two back together on the court. Klay Thompson got injured in the 2019 NBA Finals and had to be out for the entirety of the last season.

Steph Curry was injured during the 2019-2020 season as well. People thought they would see the two players back on the court this season. But over the weekend news broke that Klay had suffered another season-ending injury.

Steph Curry spoke to The Undefeated about Thompson’s injury. Curry opened up about how saddening the news was and said, “You feel for a guy who has worked so hard to get back on the court two-three weeks out of [training camp] and something like that happens…You need to have a big-picture mentality when something like this happens.” 

Curry noted the challenge of rehabbing from the kind of injury that Thompson suffered but was optimistic about his recovery and said, “It’s easier said than done going through a lot of rehab, but there is a lot of time left in his career. We’re going to be there through it all.”

Steph Curry brought to tears after Thompson’s injury

LOS ANGELES, CALFORNIA APRIL 29, 2014-Clippers Jamal Crawford and Warriors Klay Thompson battle for a loose ball in game 5 of the NBA Western Conference playoffs in Los Angeles Tuesday. (Photo by Wally Skalij/Los Angeles Times via Getty Images)

Steph praised Thompson for being the best in his position in the league, and how the news of his injury brought him to tears. He said, “He’s the best 2-guard in the league….To get that call was a gut punch for sure. A lot of tears. You don’t really know what to say because a guy like that is having to go through two pretty serious rehabs now.” 

Curry believes that it is important that the team be there in support of Thompson in this hard time. He said, “But at the end of the day, we have to have his back. We hope that he is around and a part of what we do through his rehab and staying connected with us.

The former two-time MVP believes that Klay Thompson will recover and talked about his love of basketball. Curry said, “He can come back strong. He’s a guy that loves the game so much. He is going to do whatever it takes to get back out there on the floor and be himself. That’s what we hope and the confidence that we have.” 

Curry did mention that the challenge of long periods of rehab could be tough for anyone and said, “Two-and-a-half years of rehab is tough for anybody. We’re hoping for the best.”

The Golden State Warriors will have to find a way to win without Klay Thompson this season. They have made moves to bring players like Kelly Oubre from the Phoenix Suns and James Wiseman through the draft to help plug the gaps.

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