Packers Down Jacksonville 24-15 - Match Report
|Packers Down Jacksonville 24-15 - Match Report|
The Packers got a 2-TD performance from Aaron Rodgers as Green Bay handed Jacksonville a 24-15 defeat on Sunday at Lambeau Field.
Green Bay did not, however, defeat the Jaguars against the spread, which closed at 16.5 at most sportsbooks. Totals bettors, meanwhile, saw the game go UNDER the closing number of 45.5.
Alex Green rushed for 54 yards, while James Starks added 8 yards in the win. James Jones and Randall Cobb added 78 and 28 receiving yards respectively.
Rashad Jennings rushed for 59 yards for Jacksonville, while Jalen Parmele added 3 yards. Blaine Gabbert threw for 303 yards for the Jaguars, while receivers Cecil Shorts and Justin Blackmon had 116 and 67 yards respectively.
Green Bay was outgained by Jacksonville 341-238 yards in Sunday's match, while the important battle of first downs was won 20-18 by the Packers.
The time of possession battle favored Jacksonville as their offense was on the field for 30:48, longer than the 29:12 of their opponents.
Green Bay looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against the Cardinals. The Jaguars will aim to get back on the winning track vs Detroit.