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Green Bay Packers
St. Louis Rams
ST. LOUIS -- Another week, another weapon emerges for the Green Bay Packers. Wide receiver Randall Cobb continued his breakout second season Sunday at Edward Jones Dome. Cobb scored two second-half touchdowns to help Green Bay pull away from scrappy St. Louis, leading to a 30-20 win that helped the Packers complete a stretch of three straight road games with a 2-1 record. He followed James Jones and Jordy Nelson as receivers with a multiple-TD performance in the past three games. Cobb turned Rams rookie cornerback Janoris Jenkins around on a 5-yard touchdown reception with 8:04 remaining in the third quarter to make it 17-6, then flashed his pure speed on the game-clinching play with 3:06 left in the game. On the Packers' third down play at the St. Louis 39 with the Rams' crowd in a frenzy, Cobb zipped by cornerback Trumaine Johnson down the right hashmark and hauled in Aaron Rodgers' third scoring strike of the day. It capped an eight-catch, 89-yard performanc...
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Packers wideout Randall Cobb hauled in a pair of touchdown catches Sunday against St. Louis.Fantasy Spin:Cobb has recorded 80-plus yards in each of his last three games. He's been a consistent source of offense for Green Bay in Greg Jenning's absence. Look for him to have another successful outing next week against Jacksonville.
Packers wideout Randall Cobb should continue to get opportunities, both as a receiver and out of the backfield for the remainder of the season.Fantasy Spin:Cobb is being used very similar to the manner the Vikings use Percy Harvin. Cobb is averaging 11.8 ypr on 37 catches and 22.3 ypc on three rushes. He's also averaging 11 yards per punt and 27.3 yards per kickoff.
The Green Bay Packers put together their first winning streak of the season after beating the St. Louis Rams 30-20 Sunday afternoon.Aaron Rodgers and the offense continued to roll, as Rodgers racked up 342 yards passing and had three touchdowns on the day. Randall Cobb had two receiving touchdowns and Jordy Nelson had 122 yards on only eight catches and added a touchdown as well...
Quarterback Aaron Rodgers’ “Shhhhhh” campaign continued as the Green Bay Packers beat the Rams 30-20 in front of a St. Louis crowd full of Cheeseheads.
Rodgers was near perfect while completing 30 of his 37 passes for 342 yards and three touchdowns. Last season’s MVP has thrown 16 touchdowns in his last four games.
What It Means: The Packers are now 4-3 and it’s really...
ST. LOUIS – The emergence of Randall Cobb continued Sunday at Edward Jones Dome. Green Bay’s second-year wide receiver scored two second half touchdowns to help his team pull away in a close game against scrappy St. Louis, leading to a 30-20 win that helped the Packers complete a stretch of three straight road games with a 2-1 record. Cobb turned Rams rookie corner Janoris...
It was a win the Packers needed coming off a momentum-changing victory a week ago, and with Aaron Rodgers once again playing at the top of his game, Green Bay beat the Rams in St. Louis.
Five things we learned from the Packers' 30-20 win:
1. Rodgers is back.
Rodgers didn't look like the reigning NFL MVP through the first five games this season. He was still performing...
ST. LOUIS At a time when standing .500 can either mean progress or a letdown, Sam Bradford and Aaron Rodgers met on the field with a proven winner trending upward. A sizable Green Bay Packers contingent roared in the clearing Edward Jones Dome, turning the St. Louis Rams' sanctuary into Lambeau Field with a roof.
The Rams' stellar start, which saw them own their first...
Not to be outdone by his quarterback counterparts, Titans RB Chris Johnson set a record in Week 7, becoming the only player in NFL history with four touchdowns of at least 80 yards.
It was another exciting week in the NFC North as the Packers, Vikings, and Bears all earned victories while the Lions fell to the cellar. Aaron Rodgers and the Green Bay Packers passing game is back, but the rushing attack is goneThe Packers defeated the St. Louis Rams 30-20 on Sunday with Rodgers completing 30 of 37 passes for 342 yards and three passing touchdowns, but the Packers...