For only the second time this season, the Green Bay Packers faced a team with a winning record and lost. After scoring 28-points in the first half and leading 28-14 at halftime, the Packers (7-3) went on to lose to the Indianapolis Colts (7-3) 34-31 in overtime on Sunday.
The loss dropped the Packers out of the top position in the NFC playoff picture, still with six games left.
The Packers played arguably their best half of football this season in the first half, then played one of their worst in the second half.
Aaron Rodgers completed 27 of 38 for 311 yards, three touchdowns and one interception. His favorite target, Davante Adams, caught seven passes for 106 yards and a score. But the Packers ground attack managed just 66 yards on 18 carries with Aaron Jones finishing with 41 yards on 10 carries. [Read more…]