Monday Morning Wisconsin Sports Report

Posted Monday, October 22, 2012 --- 7:00 a.m.

Here is the latest Wisconsin sports news from The Associated Press:

ST. LOUIS (AP) -- Aaron Rodgers threw for 342 yards and three touchdowns yesterday in the Green Bay Packers' 30-20 win over the St. Louis Rams. Randall Cobb caught two scoring passes and Jordy Nelson hauled in the third. Steven Jackson rushed for 57 yards and a TD for the Rams.

ST. LOUIS (AP) -- Packers linebacker Mike Neal left yesterday's game in the second quarter with a knee injury. Neal was a backup on a line already minus tackle B.J. Raji. Neal was suspended the first four games of the year for violating the NFL's substance abuse policy.

KANSAS CITY, Kan. (AP) -- Wisconsin-native Matt Kenseth won at Kansas Speedway over the weekend for his second victory in the Chase for the Sprint Cup championship. The new racing surface contributed to a race-record 14 cautions yesterday. Martin Truex Jr. finished in second place and Paul Menard came in third.

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) -- Ryan Vogelsong led the San Francisco Giants to a 6-1 victory over the St. Louis Cardinals last night to force a Game 7 in the NL championship series. Vogelsong had a career-best nine strikeouts and Marco Scutaro hit a two-run double for the Giants. Kyle Lohse will start for St. Louis against Matt Cain in Game 7 tonight.

Copyright 2012. The Associated Press.

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