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Lions DT Suh suspended for playoff game

Detroit defensive tackle Ndamukong Suh has been suspended for this Sunday's wild-card playoff game against Dallas for a violation of safety-related playing rules against Green Bay in the season finale.

McCarthy boldly has Packers vote for playoff captains

Packers play Tampa Bay Sunday

 What might be construed as braggadocio isn't out of bounds for Green Bay Packers coach Mike McCarthy. Not unlike the night before the big game in North Texas to end the 2010 season when he had team personnel sized for Super Bow...

Humbled Packers still in playoff hunt

Green Bay one game behind Chicago in NFC North

The Green Bay Packers' playoff hopes remained mostly intact following Sunday's blowout loss at the New York Giants.

Humbled Packers still in playoff hunt

Green Bay one game behind Chicago in NFC North

The Green Bay Packers' playoff hopes remained mostly intact following Sunday's blowout loss at the New York Giants.

Cards top Reds 4-2, clinch tie for 2nd wild card

Jaime Garcia homered off Bronson Arroyo and pitched into the seventh inning, helping the St. Louis Cardinals clinch a tie for the second NL wild card and spoil Dusty Baker's return from a mini-stroke with a 4-2 victory over the Cincinnati Reds on Monday night.

Cards top Reds 4-2, clinch tie for 2nd wild card

Jaime Garcia homered off Bronson Arroyo and pitched into the seventh inning, helping the St. Louis Cardinals clinch a tie for the second NL wild card and spoil Dusty Baker's return from a mini-stroke with a 4-2 victory over the Cincinnati Reds on Monday night.

Diamondbacks beats Cubs 8-3

Chicago Cubs lost six straight games

Justin Upton and Cody Ransom homered to power the Arizona Diamondbacks past the slumping Chicago Cubs 8-3 on Friday night.

Diamondbacks beats Cubs 8-3

Chicago Cubs lost six straight games

Justin Upton and Cody Ransom homered to power the Arizona Diamondbacks past the slumping Chicago Cubs 8-3 on Friday night.

Houston's 7-6 victory dims Brewers' playoff hopes

Milwaukee is five games behind St. Louis

Edgar Gonzalez allowed one hit before tiring in the sixth; Brett Wallace, Jason Castro and Jose Altuve all homered and the Houston Astros beat Yovani Gallardo for the first time in three seasons, dousing the Milwaukee Brewers' faint playoff hopes with a 7-6 victory Friday night.

Houston's 7-6 victory dims Brewers' playoff hopes

Milwaukee is five games behind St. Louis

Edgar Gonzalez allowed one hit before tiring in the sixth; Brett Wallace, Jason Castro and Jose Altuve all homered and the Houston Astros beat Yovani Gallardo for the first time in three seasons, dousing the Milwaukee Brewers' faint playoff hopes with a 7-6 victory Friday night.