Rodgers will be huge factor for Packers in playoffs
GREEN BAY, Wis. (AP) -- For years, Aaron Rodgers' greatness powered the Green Bay Packers' success.
After a two-year hiatus out of the playoffs, Rodgers again will be a huge key in the postseason.
This time, however, the focus will be on getting the Rodgers-led passing attack back on track.
Struggling with long-ball inaccuracy in the first half, Rodgers completed 27 of 55 passes in a 23-20, come-from-behind victory over the Detroit Lions on Sunday.
The victory helped give the Packers a first-round bye.
As the No. 2 seed, they'll host a divisional-round game on Jan. 12.