The Packers get back to 500. football defeating the Lions 22-9. Mr. Rodgers completed 20 passes out of 30 attempts for 274 yards with one touchdown pass. The only touchdown pass caught in the game for Green Bay was by Jones who had 4 receptions for 127 yards. As for Green Bay’s ground game: Lacy had 23 rushes for 99 yards, while Nelson ran the ball 5 times for 82 years.
Calvin Johnson was not in the game due to a knee injury. Matt Stafford needed Johnson and it showed. The former Bulldog went 25 of 40 passing for 262 yards and one touchdown pass. When was the last time Stafford threw for under 300 yards? Exactly. Pettigrew had 4 catches for 59 yards, while Scheffler has caught 4 passes for 55 yards. Mr. Bush aka the Trojan Man ran the ball 13 times for 44 yards.
The 3-2 Lions will be at the Browns next, while the 2-2 Packers will visit the World Champions Ravens.