Recap - Packers Defeat New York 9-0
|Recap - Packers Defeat New York 9-0|
Green Bay’s defense shut down New York 9-0 in Week 8 action at Meadowlands Stadium on Sunday.
Green Bay was an underdog by 7 points and came through with an ATS victory for bettors. The game went UNDER the consensus closing total of 42.5.
Aaron Rodgers completed 15 of 34 pass attempts for 170 yards and 0 TDs for the Packers in the win. He did not throw an interception in the game.
LaDainian Tomlinson rushed for 54 yards for New York, while Shonn Greene added 22 yards. Mark Sanchez threw for 256 yards for the Jets, while receivers Jerricho Cotchery and Dustin Keller had 89 and 45 yards respectively.
New York outgained Green Bay 360-237 yards in the game, while the battle of first downs was won 15-13 by the Jets.
Green Bay lost the time of possession battle 31:23/28:37, leaving their defense on the field more than they wanted.
Next game, Green Bay takes its act home to face Dallas looking for another win. For New York, they head on the road to face Detroit.