Can anybody beat the Rams?
That’s the biggest question in the NFC right now. Los Angeles (7-0) has breezed through its first seven contests, averaging 33.6 points per game behind MVP candidates Jared Goff and Todd Gurley.
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It will be up to the Green Bay Packers to try to put a stop to the Rams’ dominance. But if there is any quarterback you would want to take on that task, Aaron Rodgers would probably be the choice.
The Packers are 3-2-1 this season, with Rodgers leading improbable comebacks in two of those wins. If the Rams do have a weak point, it’s that their defense has stumbled at times against strong competition. Those factors could lead to a tightly contested game.
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Packers vs. Rams: Score, updates, highlights
(All times ET)
5:12 p.m.: Green Bay’s defense gets another sack to close out a drive as the Rams offense is still looking for answers.
5:10 p.m.: Rams use their first timeout of the half with 12:59 remaining in the second quarter. They have a third-and-9 at their own 46 coming up.
5:04 p.m.: FIELD GOAL, PACKERS. Green Bay powers into Rams territory on six plays, five of which were runs by Aaron Jones, and Mason Crosby tacks on the 41-yard field goal. Packers 10, Rams 0.
End of first quarter: Packers 7, Rams 0
4:53 p.m.: The Rams’ offensive line has not held up well. Goff has been sacked twice in two drives and the Packers provided pressure to force an incompletion on an earlier play in the drive. Another punt gives Green Bay the ball.
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4:47 p.m.: TOUCHDOWN, PACKERS. Jamaal Williams powers it in from the goal line and the Packers strike first. Packers 7, Rams 0.
4:42 p.m.: On the next play, Rodgers finds Jimmy Graham for 22 yards over the middle. It’s initially ruled a touchdown, but upon further review, Graham is called down at the 1 yard line.
4:41 p.m.: Huge completion on third-and-5 from Rodgers to Davante Adams. Goes for 48 yards.
4:36 p.m.: Nothing doing for the Rams on their opening drive, which also ends with a sack.
4:30 p.m.: Running back Aaron Jones starts off strong on the Packers opening drive, carrying the ball three times for 28 yards, but a sack by the Rams on third-and-2 pushes them back 14 yards and well out of field goal range.
4:26 p.m.: Los Angeles kicks off and the Packers will start with the ball.
4:25 p.m.: Aaron Donald taking the field on his own before the game.
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4:06 p.m.: Could we see Aaron Rodgers do Rodgers-like things today?
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3:41 p.m.: Cooper Kupp is inactive for the Rams, while the Packers will have Randall Cobb for the first time since Week 3.
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