Aaron Rodgers tossed for 341 yards and four scores to proceed with his authority of the NFL’s most established contention as the Green Bay Packers beat the Chicago Bears 45-30 on Sunday night.
The Packers scored the initial 24 marks of the second half to delete a 27-21 halftime deficiency.
Green Bay (10-3) took a four-game lead over the Minnesota Vikings in the NFC North and drew nearer to its third consecutive division title. Chicago (4-9) has lost seven of eight.
Rodgers went 29 of 37, tossing two TD passes to Davante Adams and one each to Allen Lazard and Aaron Jones. Rodgers has 61 profession score passes against the Bears, the most unsurpassed against Chicago and one more than his archetype, Brett Favre.
The Packers are 23-5 against the Bears in games Rodgers had begun. Rodgers shouted, “I actually own you!” to the Soldier Field swarm after his final quarter score run in a 24-14 triumph on Oct. 17.
Chicago attempted to convey some restitution Sunday and drove following a wild second quarter that included a joined 45 focuses.
However, the Bears couldn’t keep it up.
Chicago’s Justin Fields went 18 of 33 for 224 yards with two score passes, yet he additionally tossed two captures and lost a bobble. Jakeem Grant scored twice, including a 97-yard dropkick return.
Jones scored a couple of scores under a moment separated to put the Packers ahead for great.
He covered the initial drive of the second half with a 3-yard run that gave Green Bay a 28-27 lead. On the Bears’ next series, Preston Smith terminated Justin Fields and constrained a bumble that Rashan Gary recuperated at Chicago’s 23-yard line.
On the following play, Jones got a pass from Rodgers at about the 13 and ran into the left corner of the end zone to make it 35-27.
The Bears took a 10-0 lead in the initial 20 minutes as Grant put forward up a field objective with a 34-yard dropkick return, then, at that point, gotten a flip pass in the backfield and transformed it into a 46-yard score.
The scoring truly got after that.
The groups joined to score five scores in a range of 5:18 as the lead changed hands twice.
Green Bay scored on Rodgers’ 2-yard pass to Lazard on fourth-and-objective, Rasul Douglas’ 55-yard block attempt return and Rodgers’ 38-yard strike to Adams.
Chicago’s scores came on a 56-yard fruition from Fields to Damiere Byrd and Grant’s dropkick return.
Douglas joined Hall of Famer Herb Adderley as the main Packers to score on interference gets in once again to-back games. Award’s dropkick return was the longest for any Bears player since no less than 1960, which is as far back as the group’s information on that measurement goes.
Cairo Santos’ 44-yard field objective shut the main half and put the Bears ahead 27-21. It was the fourth time beginning around 1991 that groups have joined to score something like 45 focuses in a quarter.
Bears: LT Jason Peters harmed his lower leg in the principal quarter. … CB Xavier Crawford left to get assessed for a blackout. … S DeAndre Houston-Carson went to the storage space in the second from last quarter with an arm injury. … DL Khyiris Tonga harmed his shoulder. … LB Roquan Smith hurt his hamstring in the subsequent half. … DL Akiem Hicks (lower leg) missed a fourth consecutive game.
Packers: RT Billy Turner harmed his knee in the subsequent quarter and didn’t return. … WR Malik Taylor had a stomach injury. … WR Equanimeous St. Earthy colored left to get assessed for a blackout. … TE Dominique Dafney harmed a lower leg.
Previous NFL chief Paul Tagliabue was regarded during a halftime function perceiving his enlistment into the Pro Football Hall of Fame.