Packers Down Pittsburgh 31-25 - Match Report
|Packers Down Pittsburgh 31-25 - Match Report|
The Packers got a 3-TD performance from Aaron Rodgers as Green Bay handed Pittsburgh a 31-25 defeat on Sunday at Cowboys Stadium.
Green Bay won and also put money in the pockets of their supporters by covering the 3-point spread as favorites. Totals bettors, meanwhile, saw the game go OVER the closing number of 44.5.
James Starks rushed for 52 yards, while Aaron Rodgers added -2 yards in the win. Jordy Nelson and Greg Jennings added 140 and 64 receiving yards respectively.
Rashard Mendenhall rushed for 63 yards for Pittsburgh, while Ben Roethlisberger added 31 yards. Ben Roethlisberger threw for 263 yards for the Steelers, while receivers Mike Wallace and Hines Ward had 89 and 78 yards respectively.
Green Bay was outgained by Pittsburgh 387-338 yards in Sunday's match, while the important battle of first downs was won 19-15 by the Steelers.
Green Bay lost the time of possession battle 33:25/26:35, leaving their defense on the field more than they wanted.