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2-1, 2nd in NFC North
Packers first start enough to beat the Lions (0:49)

Rob Demovsky ESPN Staff Writer 

Packers DT Mike Daniels had a question in the locker room: "Are we still number one in run defense? We only have up 50 (yards). Things are changing around here."

Rob Demovsky ESPN Staff Writer 

Aaron Rodgers on whether the offense is back: "I don't give a you-know-what if the offense is back. We've got to win. I care about winning."

Rob Demovsky ESPN Staff Writer 

Aaron Rodgers on Jordy Nelson's two-touchdown game: "It's fun to get him going like that." He called the 49-yard completion a vintage Nelson play.

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The Packers are 24-1 in their last 25 home games against the Lions after their win on Sunday. The Packers have held 3 straight opponents to 50 or fewer rushing yards, their longest such streak since a 9-gamer in 1938.

Rob Demovsky ESPN Staff Writer 

T.J. Lang said after one of Aaron Rodgers' TD passes the Packers quarterback head-butted Lang in excitement and said "I'm back."

Rob Demovsky ESPN Staff Writer 

Jared Cook was on crutches and had his right ankle in a boot as he left the Packers locker room.

Rob Demovsky ESPN Staff Writer 

Explosive first half followed by an unimpressive second half leaves the Packers at 2-1 heading into their bye week after a 34-27 victory over the Detroit Lions. The good news: Three more home games immediately after the bye.

Dave Tuley ESPN Staff Writer 

Packers hold off Lions 34-27. The ViewFromVegas is they cover as closing 6.5-point home favorites, but a lot of people pushed when the line was 7 (and the Lions covered in the Westgate SuperContest at +7.5).

Rob Demovsky ESPN Staff Writer 

Eddie Lacy goes over the 100-yard mark. That's 103 yards on 17 carries. His first 100-yard game since Dec. 13, 2015 against the Cowboys.

Matt Bowen ESPN Staff Writer 

Marvin Jones fantasy owners are racking up points today. The Lions WR has 205 yards and two touchdowns on just six receptions (34.2 yards per catch). Great fit for this offense.

Rob Demovsky ESPN Staff Writer 

Those looking for a complete performance from the Packers won't get it this week. Yes, the offense started fast, but the defense couldn't finish off the Lions and now it's a ball game with 3:34 to play.

Rodgers and Nelson connect for two TDs (0:54)
Marvin Jones' mega stiff arm leads to 73-yard TD (0:29)

Rob Demovsky ESPN Staff Writer 

Packers TE Jared Cook has been ruled out for the rest of the game because of his first half ankle injury. Same for FB Aaron Ripkowski (back).

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2hKevin Seifert

PI call on Lions' Lawson longest in 15 seasons

Lions defensive back Nevin Lawson was called for a 66-yard pass interference penalty against the Packers, the longest such penalty in at least 15 years, according to ESPN Stats & Information.

Rob Demovsky ESPN Staff Writer 

Damarious Randall and Blake Martinez are both back on the field to start the second. They had been taken to the locker room late in the first half.

Mike Sando ESPN Senior Writer 

Aaron Rodgers with four of the 12 TD passes thrown to this point in Week 3.

ESPN Stats and Information  

Packers QB Aaron Rodgers threw 4 touchdown passes in the first half on Sunday. He threw only 3 in the first 2 games of the season. His career high for touchdown passes in a game is 6 against the Texans in 2012 and the Bears in 2014. He's the first QB to throw 4 TD passes in the opening half of a game this season.

Team Stats

Passing Yards189.531st
Rushing Yards89.019th
Points For20.518th
Points Against20.0Tied-11th

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