Rodgers Throws 4 Touchdowns, Packers Beat Bears

Green Bay completely dominated the second half
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Rodgers Throws 4 Touchdowns, Packers Beat Bears (Green Bay, WI) — The Green Bay Packers beat the Chicago Bears 45-30 Sunday night at Lambeau Field. The Bears have now lost seven out of their last eight games, two of which have come at the hands of the Packers.

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Chicago made it a game early with stellar play from their special teams group. Jakeem Grant Sr. returned a punt inside the five yard line for a 97-yard touchdown to give the Bears a 24-14 lead in the second quarter. Aaron Rodgers and the Packers would respond immediately, connecting with receiver Davante Adams for a 38 yard touchdown.

Bears led 27-24 at the half

Green Bay completely dominated the second half. Aaron Jones found the end zone twice in the third quarter. He scored on a three yard run, and then caught a 23-yard touchdown pass from Rodgers as the Packers took control of the game.

Rodgers was 29 of 37 for 341 yards and 4 touchdowns. Davante Adams had a monster night with ten catches for 121 yards and two touchdowns.

Justin Fields was 18 of 33 for 224 yards and 2 touchdowns. He also rushed 9 times for 74 yards. Fields connected with Damiere Byrd for a 54 yard touchdown, to highlight a very entertaining first half. However, the turnovers proved to be costly. Fields lost a fumble, threw 2 interceptions, one of which was returned 55 yards for a touchdown by Packers Rasul Douglas.  

The Packers improve to 10-4 and have complete control of the NFC North. They are still a game back of the conference leader Arizona Cardinals (10-2) but have the tie breaker since they defeated the Cardinals in week 8.

Up Next

Chicago (4-9) will host the Vikings (6-7) next Monday night.

Green Bay will face the Ravens (8-5) in Baltimore next Sunday.

Injury Report

Bears: LT Jason Peters left game in first quarter (ankle). CB Xavier Crawford (concussion), Roquan Smith (hamstring), S DeAndre Houston-Carson (arm), DL Khyiris Tonga (shoulder).

Packers: RT Billy Turner (knee), TE Dominique Dafney (ankle), WR Malik Taylor (abdominal).

Rodgers Throws 4 Touchdowns, Packers Beat Bears

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