However, it was garbage time. The touchdown simply made the final score a little prettier, but the 30-20 victory for the Green Bay Packers wasn't as pleasing to the eye of Rams fans.
After struggling for much of the first few weeks, Packers’ quarterback Aaron Rodgers returned to form last week against a staunch Houston Texans defense. Rodgers continued to look normal — by his own extremely-high standard — against the Rams’ defense, completing 30 of his 37 pass attempts for 342 yards and three touchdowns.
The game was incredibly even up and down the stat sheet, but the most glaring difference was certainly the difference in the game: on third downs, Rodgers was… well, Aaron Rodgers. Green Bay converted nine of its 15 third downs, while St. Louis was 4-of-11.
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