News

Print
RSS

Week 17: Top 3 performance moments

Posted Dec 30, 2013

A quick glance at the highlights from Packers vs. Bears


HAWK FORCES FUMBLE LATE IN FIRST HALF

Late in the second quarter with the Packers leading 10-7, Bears QB Jay Cutler completed a pass to WR Alshon Jeffery. But as Packers CB Tramon Williams was in the process of tackling Jeffery, LB A.J. Hawk came in with a big hit to jar the ball loose. S Morgan Burnett recovered, lateraled to CB Sam Shields, and the Packers converted the turnover and good field position into a field goal before halftime and a 13-7 lead.

STARKS TAKES OFF ON 41-YARD RUN

Facing third-and-1 from their own 46-yard line midway through the third quarter, the Packers gave the ball to RB James Starks up the middle, and Starks burst through for what became a 41-yard run. The big play set up a touchdown and gave the Packers a 20-14 lead.

COBB HAULS IN 48-YARD TD PASS ON 4TH-&-8

With the season on the line on fourth-and-8 from the Chicago 48-yard line with less than a minute left, QB Aaron Rodgers dodged a potential sack by Bears DE Julius Peppers – with the help of a great block by FB John Kuhn – and spotted WR Randall Cobb running wide open down the middle of the field. Rodgers’ rainbow settled easily into Cobb’s arms for the score, and the Packers had a 33-28 victory and their third straight NFC North title.

 
blog comments powered by Disqus

You May Also Be Interested in...

Recent Videos

  • Beat Cuts: Welcome back luncheon

    (1:05) Posted 5 hours ago

    After the final training camp practice, the Green Bay Area Chamber of Commerce hosted the annual Welcome Back Luncheon at Lambeau Field

  • Packers at Chiefs: Final Thoughts

    (3:52) Posted 10 hours ago

    The Green Bay Packers take on the Kansas City Chiefs at Arrowhead Stadium. Wes and Mike talk about what's at stake, players to watch, and ways the Packers can win.

  • 'A Football Life': Brett Favre

    (1:01) Posted 10 hours ago

    This fall 'A Football Life' returns for its sixth season featuring some of the most memorable personalities to play the game, including a young man from Kiln, Mississippi who created a legacy in Green Bay that took him all the way to the Pro Football Hall of Fame. A new season of "A Football Life" premieres Friday, September 16th at 8pm CT on NFL Network.