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Green Bay 36, L.A. Rams 28
When: 4:25 PM ET, Sunday, November 28, 2021
Where: Lambeau Field, Green Bay, Wisconsin
Temperature: 37°
Head Official: Craig Wrolstad
Attendance: 77948

Aaron Rodgers threw for 307 yards and two touchdowns as the Green Bay Packers solidified their spot near the top of the NFC standings with a 36-28 victory Sunday over the visiting Los Angeles Rams.

Davante Adams had eight receptions for 104 yards as the Packers (9-3) turned three Rams turnovers into 17 points and took control on Rasul Douglas' 33-yard interception return for a touchdown to take a 36-17 lead late in the third quarter.

Rodgers was 28-of-45 passing while playing for the second consecutive game with a fractured toe as the Packers moved a half-game behind the Arizona Cardinals in the battle for first place in the NFC. Teammate AJ Dillon had 69 yards rushing on 20 carries.

Rams quarterback Matthew Stafford was 21-of-38 for 302 yards and three touchdowns, while throwing an interception that was returned for a touchdown for the third consecutive game, all defeats for Los Angeles (7-4).

Odell Beckham Jr. had a 54-yard touchdown catch in the fourth quarter while playing his second game since joining the Rams after he was waived by the Cleveland Browns.

Leading 20-17 at halftime, the Packers got a 5-yard TD reception from AJ Dillon and a 29-yard field goal from Mason Crosby for a 30-17 lead after a lost fumble by Rams punt returner J.J. Koski. Douglas' interception return made it a three-score game with more than a quarter remaining.

The Rams nearly buried themselves in the first quarter. The Packers took a 7-0 lead on a 1-yard run by Rodgers after Green Bay took over on the Rams' 6-yard line when Green Bay's Rashan Gary forced Stafford to fumble.

On their next possession, the Rams tried to convert on fourth down, only to give the Packers the ball back at the 29-yard line. Crosby made it 10-0 on a 45-yard field goal with 13:29 remaining in the half.

The Rams got their offense on track when Stafford hit Van Jefferson on a 79-yard touchdown pass with 12:42 remaining in the half before a 28-yard field goal from Crosby put Green Bay up 13-7.

Randall Cobb's 7-yard TD reception put Green Bay ahead 20-10 with 4:21 to go before halftime. Less than three minutes later, the Rams made it 20-17 on a 6-yard TD pass from Stafford to Darrell Henderson.

Cobb, who had four catches for 95 yards, did not return after halftime because of a groin injury.

--Field Level Media

Top Game Performances
Rushing
L.A. Rams   Green Bay
Darrell Henderson Jr. Player AJ Dillon
16 Attempts 20
55 Yards 69
3.4 Avg Yards 3.5
0 Touchdowns 0
7 Long 8
Receiving
L.A. Rams   Green Bay
Cooper Kupp Player Davante Adams
7 Receptions 8
96 Yards 104
13.7 Avg Yards 13.0
0 Touchdowns 0
22 Long 43
Team Stats Summary
 
  Yards Scoring Defense
Team Tot Rus Pas TD FG INT Sck FF
L.A. Rams 353 68 285 3 2 0 1.0 2
Green Bay 399 92 307 4 3 1 2.0 2
Upcoming Games
  • Green Bay will play their next game at home against Chicago. The Packers have a W/L % of .750 after a win and .750 after a loss.
  • L.A. Rams will play their next game at home against Jacksonville. The Rams have a W/L % of .714 after a win and .500 after a loss.