Bloodied Aaron Rodgers leads Packers and Crosby to redemption over 49ers

San Francisco 49ers 30-33 Green Bay Packers Mason Crosby hits winning field-goal week after horror show Mason Crosby kicked a 27-yard field goal as time expired to cap an 81-yard drive set up by Kevin King’s interception with 1:07 left, and the Green Bay Packers outlasted the San Francisco 49ers for a 33-30 win on Monday night. The drive was extended after 49ers cornerback Richard Sherman was called for an illegal contact penalty on third-and-15 that wiped out a sack of Aaron Rodgers with 43 seconds left. Rodgers, who was bleeding from the elbow as the game reached its final stages, rushed up the middle for a 21-yard gain on the next play. The two-time NFL MVP completed two more passes for 19 yards to set up Crosby’s game-winner for Green Bay (3-2-1). It was a sweet win for Crosby: the veteran kicker was perfect a week after missing four field goals in a loss at Detroit. Rodgers threw for 425 yards and two scores. Continue reading...

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