Aaron Rodgers, a second-year pro is now in his 18th NFL season . Head coach Matt LaFleur was a quarterbacks coach at Northern Michigan.Current rookies Quay Walker and Romeo Doubs are six years old. In the year 2006 , it was the last time the Green Bay Packers were 3-5. Bills posted a 27-17 win with Buffalo quarterback Josh Allen threw for a pair of touchdowns, but Green Bay’s defense struggled again. Buffalo Bills reached 6-1 and got the best record in the AFC. The Packers (3-5) lost their fourth straight game.
For the first time since 2016, they fell 3 ½ games behind Minnesota (6-1) in the NFC North.Here are the good, bad and ugly from Buffalo Bills win over the Packers.The Packers did everything they could, possess the ball and keep it away from Allen, Green Bay did that extremely well. Unfortunately, The Packers ran for a season-high 208 yards and averaged 6.7 yards per carry. Jones had a long run of 32 yards and averaged an impressive 7.2 yards per carry. Aaron Jones ran for a season-high 143 yards on 20 carries and also caught four passes. Vikings smashed into their 5th streak win, Cardinals lost it by 34-26
Doubs should have got 19-yard, circus catch for a touchdown midway through the second quarter that pulled the Packers to 14-7.Doubs finished the night with three catches for 52 yards and also had a 26-yard reception in the fourth quarter. Both, Cornerbacks Rasul Douglas and Jaire Alexander had fourth quarter interceptions.Allen throwed only four interceptions in the first six weeks and finished with a subpar passer rating of 75.1. Rookie Samori halled in a 37-yarder from Rodgers in the fourth quarter.
It was a frustrating year for Green Bay’s second round draft choice.Watson missed training camp after his knee surgery. He also missed last two contests and three games. Rodgers hit Watson on a middle screen for 12 yards,but Watson didn’t return. For the Packers, operating without Watson is now more and more common. The Packers played Isaiah McDuffie and Eric Wilson at inside linebacker in the second half, without Walker and Campbell. McDuffie finished with five tackles and Wilson added four.
Early in the fourth quarter with 27-10, the Packers drove to Buffalo bills 26. Green Bay faced a fourth-and-3 at first possession of the night at Buffalo’s 38. Rodgers was pressured by Buffalo’s Ed Oliver and threw incomplete.Green Bay played without left guard Elgton Jenkins . Rookie Zach Tom replaced Jenkins, he was overpowered at times.