Packers Down Chicago 27-17 - Match Report
|Packers Down Chicago 27-17 - Match Report|
Green Bay got 3 passing strikes from Aaron Rodgers en route to a 27-17 victory over Chicago on Sunday in Week 3 action at Soldier Field.
Green Bay was the ATS victor, as they covered the 4.5-point spread as a favorite. Over-Under bettors who played UNDER the total of 45.5 were rewarded at the payout window.
Ryan Grant rushed for 92 yards, while James Starks added 5 yards in the win. Greg Jennings and Jermichael Finley added 119 and 85 receiving yards respectively.
Jay Cutler rushed for 11 yards for Chicago, while Matt Forte added 2 yards. Jay Cutler threw for 302 yards for the Bears, while receivers Johnny Knox and Matt Forte had 84 and 80 yards respectively.
Chicago was outgained by Green Bay 392-291 yards in Sunday's match, while the important battle of first downs was won 24-12 by the Packers.
Green Bay led the time of possession tally, as the game finished as a 37:29/22:31 split in that important category.
Green Bay looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against the Broncos. The Bears will aim to get back on the winning track vs Carolina.