Green Bay Packers 33-40 Philadelphia Eagles: Jalen Hurts breaks Michael Vick’s rush record to lift Eagles over Packers | NFL News
The Philadelphia Eagles advanced 10-1 with a 40-33 win over the Green Bay Packers, which slid 4-8, as Jalen Hurts dashed 157 yards while injured Aaron Rodgers was replaced late by Jordan Love.
Last updated: 11/28/22 7:30 am
Jalen Hurts ran at 157 yards in his career and threw two touchdown passes as the Philadelphia Eagles beat the Green Bay Packers 40-33 on Sunday night.
Story of the game
Hurts completed 16 of 28 153-yard passes while hitting the ball 17 times to break a midfielder’s team record for quick javes set by Michael Vick with 130 against the New York Giants in 2010.
Philadelphia (10-1) raced to 363 of their 500 yards and had the team’s best start since the 2017 Super Bowl LII champions, with Miles Sanders running 143 yards and two touchdowns.
Green Bay (4-8) fought hard but lost for the seventh time in eight games and fell 1-6 away, including a Week 5 loss to the Giants in London.
Aaron Rodgers covered the 140 yards with two touchdowns and two interceptions before leaving the game with an oblique injury late in the third half. His nine interceptions this year are the most since launching 11 in 2010.
Hurts’ six-yard touchdown pass to AJ Brown gave the Eagles a 34-20 lead midway through the third half.
Rodgers, playing with a broken thumb since the defeat in England, walked off after Mason Crosby’s 29-yard goal made it 34-23 with 2:03 left in the third inning.
Jordan Love took over in the fourth half, taking a 37-23 lead after a 31-yard goal from Jake Elliott. Love’s third pass was a 63-yard touchdown for Christian Watson – the rookie’s sixth point in his last three games – to make it 37-30 with 9:00 left. .
Elliott’s 54-yard goal pushed Philadelphia’s lead down to 10 with 2:16 remaining.
Crosby responded with a 33-yard runner with a time of 1:08, but the Eagles recovered the kick inside and time ran out.
Love completed six of the nine 113 yards and Watson had four catches at 110 yards.
A 4-yard touchdown by Kenneth Gainwell limited the Eagles’ opening game, before Rodgers’ first pick resulted in a 15-yard goal by Sanders and a 13-0 lead for home team.
AJ Dillon’s 20-yard touch put the Packers ahead, then they took a 14-13 lead thanks to Rodgers’ 11-yard strike against Randall Cobb.
Sanders scored from two yards in the first moments of the second half to put the Eagles back at the top with a 20-14 scoreline.
After Quay Walker’s awkward 63-yard return, Rodgers equalized with a 23-yard touchdown for Aaron Jones.
With 13 seconds left, Hurts’ 30-yard touchdown pass to Quez Watkins gave Philadelphia a 27-20 lead after half-time.
- Pass: Aaron Rodgers, 11/16, 140 yards, 2 TDs, 2 INT
- Jordan Love, 9/6, 113 yards, 1 TD
- Rush: AJ Dillon, 8 attempts, 64 yards, 1 touchdown
- Get: Christian Watson, 4 catches, 110 yards, 1 touchdown
- Pass: Jalen Hurts, 16/28, 153, 2 touches
- Rush: Jalen Hurts, 157 yards
- Receiving the ball: DeVonta Smith, 4 catches, 50 yards
- AJ Brown, 4 catches, 46 yards, 1 touchdown
|Packing machine 0-7 eagles||Kenneth Gainwell TD hasty four yards (additional points)|
|Packing machine 0-13 eagles||Miles Sanders TD 15 yard rush (misses extra points)|
|7 . Packing Machine-13 eagles||AJ Dillon TD rush 20 yards (additional points)|
|14 . Packing Machine-13 eagles||Aaron Rodgers 11-yard TD pass to Randall Cobb (additional points)|
|Packing Machine 14-20 eagles||Miles Sanders TD in a two-yard rush (additional points)|
|20 . Packing Machine-20 eagles||Aaron Rodgers 23-yard TD pass to Aaron Jones (additional points)|
|Packing machine 20-27 eagles||Jalen Hurt passes TD 30 yards to Quez Watkins (additional points)|
|Packing machine 20-34 eagles||Jalen Hurt passes a six-yard TD to AJ Brown (additional points)|
|Packing Machine 23-20 eagles||Mason Crosby’s 29-yard goal|
|Packing Machine 23-37 eagles||Jake Elliott .’s 31-yard on-court goal|
|30 . Packing Machine-37 eagles||Jordan Love passes TD 63 yards to Christian Watson (additional points)|
|Packing machine 30-40 eagles||Jake Elliott .’s 54-yard goal|
|33 . Packing Machine-40 eagles||Mason Crosby’s 33-yard goal|
The Eagles continued their season at home against the Tennessee Titans (7-4), while the Packers visited the Chicago Bears at Soldier Field.
Prior to that, Week 12 in the NFL ended on Monday night when the Indianapolis Colts hosted the Pittsburgh Steelers.
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