Green Bay Packers defeat St. Louis Rams, 36-17
Minneapolis — The finish was just about as good as the Vikings could have imagined: Brett Favre zipped a pass to a little-used reserve wide receiver in the back of the end zone in the final seconds for a classic Favre finish.
Greg Lewis leaped for a 32-yard touchdown with 2 seconds left while a flattened Favre watched from his stomach, and the Vikings stunned the San Francisco 49ers, 27-24, on Sunday to stay unbeaten.
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GREEN BAY: Mason Crosby, 48-yard field goal, 5:57 left.
How they scored: A 48-yard FG attempt by Josh Brown was blocked by Johnny Jolly. From the 26, DT LaJuan Ramsey tackled Ryan Grant for minus-1, Leonard Little beat Allen Barbre for a 7-yard sack and Aaron Rodgers scrambled for 4. "Against this team you've got to take advantage of single blocks because you rarely get them," Little said.
The drive: Nine plays, 27 yards, 4:58 time of possession.
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St. Louis — The St. Louis Rams thought they had a pretty good game plan against Aaron Rodgers the quarterback.
But Aaron Rodgers the athlete turned their plans upside down.
Fleet of foot and showing much more abandon than at any time since he injured his shoulder against Tampa Bay in Week 4 last year, Rodgers danced around the Edward Jones Dome like a butterfly ahead of a net, leading the Green Bay Packers to a much-needed 36-17 victory.
"It puts a lump in everyon...