Found November 18, 2012 on Pro Sports Daily:
DETROIT -- Aaron Rodgers threw a 22-yard touchdown pass to Randall Cobb with 1:55 remaining as the Packers extended their winning streak to five games with a 24-20 victory over the Detroit Lions Sunday at Ford Field. Rodgers completed 19 of 27 passes for 236 yards for Green Bay (7-3) while Cobb caught nine passes for 74 yards. Matthew Stafford committed three turnovers, including an interception that was returned for a touchdown, as Detroit dropped to 4-6. Stafford completed 17 of 39 passes for 269 yards. Calvin Johnson had five receptions for 146 yards and a touchdown, while Mikel Leshoure gained 84 yards on 19 carries. Jermichael Finley's 40-yard catch and run set up the Packers' go-ahead touchdown. Three plays later, Cobb beat the coverage of cornerback Jacob Lacey and made a twisting catch in the left corner of the end zone. M.D. Jennings' 72-yard interception return with 8:31 left in the third gave the Packers a 14-10 advantage. Stafford's pass went t...
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