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Packers blown out to open 2021 season
Story By Nathan Meihak
Regional Sports Published 09/12/2021 6:54PM, Last Updated 09/13/2021 4:21PM
Jacksonville - Green Bay opened their 2021 campaign against the New Orleans Saints in Jacksonville. The Saints controlled the game from the start as Jameis Winston threw five touchdown passes on 14 completions. New Orleans also racked up 171 yards on the ground compared to Green Bay's 43.
Reigning MVP Aaron Rodgers finished 15 of 28 for 133 yards with two interceptions. He ended the game on the bench as Jordan Love took over in the fourth quarter. New Orleans won by a final of 38-3.
Next up for Green Bay: vs Detroit (Monday Night Football)