Packers vs Buccaneers Final: 35-26 - Recap
|Packers vs Buccaneers Final: 35-26 - Recap|
The Packers got a 3-TD performance from Aaron Rodgers as Green Bay handed Tampa Bay a 35-26 defeat on Sunday at Lambeau Field.
The Packers won the battle on the scoreboard, but not at the payout window as they failed to cover the 13.5-point spread. OVER bettors were rewarded when the final score pointed to an OVER play.
James Starks rushed for 38 yards, while Aaron Rodgers added 28 yards in the win. Jordy Nelson and Donald Driver added 123 and 72 receiving yards respectively.
LeGarrette Blount rushed for 107 yards for Tampa Bay, while Arrelious Benn added 9 yards. Josh Freeman threw for 342 yards for the Buccaneers, while receivers Kellen Winslow and Mike Williams had 132 and 83 yards respectively.
Green Bay lost the offensive yardage battle to Tampa Bay 455-378 yards in Sunday's game. Green Bay had more first downs as that total ended up 24-22.
Green Bay lost the time of possession battle 31:21/28:39, leaving their defense on the field more than they wanted.
Green Bay heads into a Week 12 battle against the Lions. Tampa Bay, meanwhile, will have their next action against Tennessee.