Originally posted on Football Nation  |  Last updated 10/21/13

GLENDALE, AZ - JANUARY 03: Quarterback Aaron Rodgers #12 of the Green Bay Packers drops back to pass during the NFL game against the Arizona Cardinals at the Universtity of Phoenix Stadium on January 3, 2010 in Glendale, Arizona. The Packers defeated the Cardinals 33-7. (Photo by Christian Petersen/Getty Images)
Neither rain nor injuries could stop Aaron Rodgers from throwing three touchdown passes en route to a 31-13 Green Bay victory over Cleveland."Hang with us fans, it might not be the prettiest game," Rodgers said. "But we've got to kind of win with defense, not turn the ball over and make the plays that are there." Hanging with the team is never in question. Rodgers and his teammates played in front of the 314th straight home sell-out.Playing without two wide receivers, a starting middle linebacker and a starting outside linebacker, Green Bay was able to out-gain Cleveland 357 yards to 216.Rodgers barely missed a beat down two starting wide receivers, he was an efficient 25-of-36 for 260 yards, 3TD, 0 INT, and a 117.8 passer rating.Following last weeks game linebacker A.J. Hawk said it has been next man for a long time in Green Bay.Missing Randall Cobb and James Jones, the next man up for the receiving corp was Jarret Boykin.Second year wide receiver Boykin, making his first career st...
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