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Rodgers, Packers' comeback voted NFL Never Say Never Moment of Week

80-yard TD pass to Jordy Nelson late in third quarter provided lead that was not relinquished


Green Bay Packers QB Aaron Rodgers and the Packers' comeback from a 21-3 deficit has been voted the NFL's Never Say Never Moment of the Week for Week 2, the league announced on Friday.

Rodgers fumbled on the Packers' first play from scrimmage and the New York Jets took advantage, building a 21-3 lead in the second quarter. The Packers then scored 21 unanswered points to take a 24-21 lead in the third quarter. Rodgers connected with Jordy Nelson on an 80-yard TD with 2:08 remaining in the third quarter, giving the Packers a 31-24 lead that they would not relinquish although the Jets threatened late in the fourth quarter.

The Never Say Never Moment Of The Week is the best moment or play of the week that represents determination and perseverance. Fans voted for one of three moments on to determine the NEVER SAY NEVER MOMENT OF THE WEEK. The winner is also announced Friday during NFL Network's "Around the League" show and then posted on

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