Originally written on Gridiron Grit  |  Last updated 11/9/14

GLENDALE, AZ - JANUARY 10: Quarterback Aaron Rodgers #12 of the Green Bay Packers throws a pass during the 2010 NFC wild-card playoff game against the Arizona Cardinals at the Universtity of Phoenix Stadium on January 10, 2010 in Glendale, Arizona. The Cardinals defeated the Packers 51-45 in overtime. (Photo by Christian Petersen/Getty Images)
Raise your hand if thought the Green Bay Packers would be the only team in their division to start the season with a loss.  Aaron Rodgers and company were able to keep the score close, but the San Francisco 49ers pounded the Packers and struck gold with their 30-22 win at Lambeau Field last Sunday. Now Green Bay will have a chance to bounce back on a short week on Thursday Night Football against the NFC North rival Chicago Bears at 8:20 p.m. ET on NFL Network. Following their second straight defeat at home (which dates back to the playoff loss against the defending Super Bowl champions), the Packers come into tonight’s tough test chock-full of motivation to rectify the mistakes made in the season opener. Photo Credit: Packers.com Featuring a dynamic duo in the backfield in Matt Forte and Michael Bush, two big targets on the outside at wide receiver with Brandon Marshall and rookie Alshon Jeffery and a defense that’s dominant year after year, not to mention a special weapon on spe...
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