Packers win 28-23 over the Seahawks

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GREEN BAY, Wis. (WBAY) -- After a short playoff drought, the Green Bay Packers hosted the Seattle Seahawks at Lambeau Field. The Packers won 28-23.


The Packers go three-and-out and punt.

Packers LB Preston Smith comes up with a sack of Russell Wilson.

The Packers defense continues to struggle to stop Russell Wilson. Seahawks score another touchdown. They go for two--but Jaire Alexander comes up on the blitz for a big sack of Wilson. Packers - 28 Seahawks 23.

On 3rd and 9, the Seahawks sack Aaron Rodgers. Packers punt.

Packers LB Preston Smith picks up a huge sack of Russell Wilson on 3rd down. Seahawks punt.

The Packers again pick up a big 3rd down conversion when Rodgers hits Adams for 1st down with a little more than two minutes left.


Seahawks start the half with the ball.

Seattle RB Marshawn Lynch runs it in for a touchdown. Packers -21 Seahawks - 10.

The Packers answer back with a touchdown drive. Aaron Rodgers connects with TE Jimmy Graham for 27 yards. Next, he hits Davante Adams for a 40-yard touchdown. It's Adams second TD of the game. Packers - 28 Seahawks - 10.

The Seahawks answer with a Russell Wilson-led touchdown drive. Packers - 28 Seahawks - 17.


The Packers start the quarter with two Rodgers-to-Adams completions.

On third-and-goal, Packers RB Aaron Jones pushes in for a one-yard touchdown. Packers - 14 Seahawks - 3.

Packers LB Za'Darius "Snubbed" Smith picks up his second sack of Seahawks QB Russell Wilson.

Seahawks try the 50-yard field goal and miss. Packers will take over at their 40.

Packers WR Allen Lazard is questionable to return with an ankle injury.

On third-and-goal, Aaron Jones runs it in for another touchdown.
Packers - 21 Seahawks - 3.

Packers DT Kenny Clark sacks Russell Wilson.

Half ends with Packers up 21-3.


The Seahawks win the coin toss and defer. Packers receive.

On the opening play, Packers RB Aaron Jones runs for 23-yards. On the next play, Aaron Rodgers connects with Davante Adams for 14-yards.

Rodgers hits former Seahawk Jimmy Graham for 13 yards to convert on 3rd and 8.

On 3rd and 7, Rodgers connects with Adams for a 20-yard touchdown. Packers - 7 Seahawks - 0.

ESPN reporter Rob Demovsky says the Packers are 3-0 under Aaron Rodgers in the playoffs when scoring an opening-drive touchdown.

Packers coach Matt LaFleur challenges call on the field that Seahawk was down when ball came loose.

The play is called a fumble, but Seahawks maintain possession. Ref says there was no clear view of recovery.

Packers LB Za'Darius Smith sacks Russell Wilson.

The Packers go three-and-out. JK Scott hits a 55-yard punt.

Packers defense STUFFS the Seahawks and forces a quick three-and-out.

Aaron Rodgers connects with Geronimo Allison for 1st down, but it's called back for pass interference on Allen Lazard. Packers fail to convert and are forced to punt.

On the next drive, the Packers hold the Seahawks to a field goal. Packers - 7 Seahawks - 3.


Packers offensive tackle Bryan Bulaga and defensive tackle Kenny Clark are both active for the game. Bulaga was listed as 'questionable' on an earlier injury report due to an illness.


* 11 WR Ryan Grant
* 22 RB Dexter Williams
* 29 CB Ka'dar Hollman
* 37 CB Josh Jackson
* 45 FB Danny Vitale
* 79 T John Leglue

* 15 WR John Ursua
* 27 FS Marquise Blair
* 61 G Kyle Fuller
* 70 G Mike Iupati
* 75 T Chad Wheeler
* 94 DE Ziggy Ansah
* 95 DE L.J. Collier