Packers 31 Browns 13: Great, Good, Bad & Ugly Awards
Legendary senior writer, Packers lead blogger & NFC North columnist jclombardi presents Packers "great, good, bad & ugly" awards.
1. QB Rodgers—25 completions forr 260 yards, 3 touchdowns & 117.8 passer rating calling a good game, excluding five series where the Packers got only 3 points (middle part of game with punt, field goal, missed field goal, punt, and punt).
2. OLB Lattimore—12 total tackles playing generally solid game.
3. WR Boykin—8 receptions for 103 yards & leaping touchdown.
1. RB Lacy—22 carries for 82 yards and one touchdown.
2. Run defense—allowed only 83 rushing yards on 23 carries.
3. CB Shields—held Browns WR Gordon to 2 receptions for 22 yards.
HONORABLE MENTION: CB House; DL Daniels.
1. Penalties--10 penalties for 97 yards keeping 4 Browns drives alive when TE Stoneburner roughed the punter, CB Williams threw Josh Gordon to ground following an incompletion, ILB Hawk grabbed Weeden’s face mask on blitz & OLB Neal was offside on 4th & 4 incompletion.
2. Special teams--allowing 4 kickoff returns for 189 yards.
1. TE Finley’s neck injury—sources say he stayed in the ICU at a hospital with tests being negative so far. Finley has regained almost all movement with more tests scheduled. A source says It may be weeks before the Packers know if or when Finley can play again.
2. Punter Masthay--3 punts averaging 30 yards!