8:20 PM ET, October 24, 2010
Lambeau Field, Green Bay, WI
Packers hold off Vikings as Brett Favre throws 3 INTs in 2nd half
Favre Struggles Downfield
Coming into Sunday's game against the Packers, Brett Favre was having success throwing downfield this season, garnering four touchdowns on such throws. Against the Packers, however, he did not throw a single touchdown pass downfield.
|First 5 Games||Sunday|
|-- ESPN Stats and Information|
• Brett Favre now has 10 interceptions this season after throwing seven all of last season.
• Minnesota has lost seven straight road games dating back to last season and including last year's playoffs.
• Sunday was Favre's third game this season with more interceptions than touchdowns and the first time in his last three games he's completed more than 14 passes.
• Jared Allen did not register a sack for the fourth straight game, the longest streak of his career.
-- ESPN Stats & Information
Harvin had three carries for 41 yards, including a TD run in the first quarter, five catches for 65 yards receiving and three kickoff returns for 81 yards. ... Packers wide receiver James Jones caught four passes for 107 yards. ... Packers coach Mike McCarthy said defensive lineman Cullen Jenkins strained a calf muscle before the game and Ryan Pickett left the game after hurting his ankle.Information from The Associated Press was used in this report.
Team Stat Comparison
Passing 1st downs
Rushing 1st downs
1st downs from penalties
3rd down efficiency
4th down efficiency
|Yards per play||6.1||6.5|
Yards per pass
Yards per rush
|Red Zone (Made-Att)||3-4||3-4|
|Defensive / Special Teams TDs||0||1|
|TD||5:11||Brandon Jackson 1 Yard Run (Mason Crosby Kick is Good)|
Drive info: 4 plays, 76 yds, 2:28
|TD||1:16||Percy Harvin 17 Yard Run (Ryan Longwell Kick is Good)|
Drive info: 7 plays, 44 yds, 3:56
|TD||14:57||Andrew Quarless 9 Yard Pass From Aaron Rodgers (Mason Crosby Kick is Good)|
Drive info: 5 plays, 79 yds, 1:18
|TD||10:20||Adrian Peterson 1 Yard Run (Ryan Longwell Kick is Good)|
Drive info: 9 plays, 76 yds, 4:37
|FG||4:04||Ryan Longwell 28 Yard Field Goal is Good|
Drive info: 8 plays, 53 yds, 3:09
|TD||8:49||Greg Jennings 14 Yard Pass From Aaron Rodgers (Mason Crosby Kick is Good)|
Drive info: 5 plays, 41 yds, 3:00
|TD||7:55||Desmond Bishop 32 Yard Interception Return (Mason Crosby Kick is Good)|
Drive info: 2 plays, 4 yds, 0:59
|TD||4:16||Randy Moss 4 Yard Pass From Brett Favre (Ryan Longwell Kick is Good)|
Drive info: 6 plays, 58 yds, 3:33
Last season, Brett Favre was triumphant in his return to Lambeau, throwing 4 touchdowns in leading the Vikings to victory. Sunday was a different story. Favre completed just 55 percent of his passes and threw 3 interceptions in the 2nd half. He finished with a passer rating of 50.4, almost 80 points lower than last year.[+]
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ESPN Stats & Information