Green Bay Packers defeat San Francisco 49ers, 30-24

In analyzing the Green Bay Packers on Sunday, Fox game analyst Brian Billick cast them as a riddle, one which was not solved with a victory over the San Francisco 49ers.

Billick referred to Green Bay as a "mystery," a team that is "hard to figure," one capable of a "head-scratcher" loss to the Tampa Bay Buccaneers.

In describing Green Bay's first-half performance, when it dominated the 49ers and had a 23-3 lead, Billick used the word "balanced" a lot and "explosive" ...

Green Bay — Almost as though it was from a lightning bolt in the sky, two valuable members of the Green Bay Packers went down Sunday, struck with the same brutal, season-ending injury that is every player's worst nightmare.

On two plays that could turn the Packers' potentially promising season on its ear, linebacker Aaron Kampman and cornerback Al Harris suffered torn anterior cruciate ligaments in their left knees. Lambeau Field has been home to both players for quite ...

GREEN BAY: Mason Crosby, 23-yard field goal, 10:11 left.

How they scored: On third and 3, Aaron Rodgers eluded the rush and found Jermichael Finley coming across the middle ahead of SS Michael Lewis for 20. Ryan Grant followed Quinn Johnson's cut block on LB Patrick Willis for 26 to the 11. "We caught them on a blitz to the other side," offensive coordinator Joe Philbin said. From there, Grant gained 3, Brandon Jackson gained 3 and Willis batted an end-zone pass for F...

Green Bay — Sacks, pressures and hurries. Hits on the quarterback and batted-down passes. Stuffs on third down and tackles for loss. When the Green Bay Packers defensive line can throw all that at one opponent, it puts one little mistake in the rearview mirror pretty quickly.

So that's what the Packers did in a 30-24 victory against San Francisco Sunday at Lambeau Field.

Packers defensive lineman Johnny Jolly made a mental mistake on San Francisco's second offensive ...