Found December 26, 2011 on Pro Sports Daily:
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Aaron Rodgers threw a career-high five touchdown passes and the Green Bay Packers secured the No. 1 overall seed in the NFC with a 35-21 drubbing of the visiting Chicago Bears on Sunday night.Rodgers threw two scoring passes apiece to James Jones and Jordy Nelson as the Packers (14-1) bounced back from their lone defeat to earn a first-round bye and home-field advantage throughout the playoffs.Chicago (7-8) was eliminated from the postseason after absorbing its fifth consecutive defeat, enabling the Atlanta Falcons to clinch the final playoff berth in the NFC.Rodgers also threw a scoring pass to tight end Jermichael Finley and shattered the franchise record for single-season passing yards set by Lynn Dickey in 1983.He has 14 multiple-touchdown games this season and 10 with at least three scoring passes for the reigning Super Bowl champions.Green Bay improved to 7-0 at home by using a 21-point blitz to break the game open after Chicago had pulled within 14-10 ...
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