Originally written on Pro Sports Daily  |  Last updated 10/15/12
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HOUSTON -- Green Bay Packers quarterback Aaron Rodgers did an exceptional job dissecting the Houston Texans' defense with his dazzling combination of poise and precision. The last thing Rodgers needed Sunday night at Reliant Stadium was assistance. For some curious reason, during the most critical drive of the contest, the Texans felt compelled to render aid. And given the uneven nature of his first five performances this season, Rodgers was quick to accept the Texans' benevolence as he led the Packers to a 42-24 win. Rodgers passed for 338 yards and franchise record-tying six touchdowns to saddle the Texans (5-1) with their first defeat. Although the Packers (3-3) established control with a rousing first half, they sealed their triumph by taking advantage of critical miscues from two of the Texans' defensive leaders. Outside linebacker Connor Barwin and strong safety Danieal Manning extended the Packers' opening possession of the second half with fourth-down unsportsmanlike...
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