First Look at Jaguars at Packers

We have the key stats and notes from both teams as the Green Bay Packers (4-3) finally play a home game when they host the Jacksonville Jaguars (1-5) on Sunday.

Green Bay Packers (4-3) vs. Jacksonville Jaguars (1-5)

KICKOFF

Noon, Sunday, at Lambeau Field. TV: CBS.

BY THE NUMBERS

Points for: Packers 26.3 (No. 9). Jaguars 14.7 (No. 32).

Points against: Packers 22.1 (No. 13). Jaguars 27.3 (No. 26).

Turnover margin: Packers +3 (No. 10). Jaguars 0 (Tie, 14).

Packers offense vs. Jaguars defense: GB — Total: 359.9 (No. 14. Rushing 93.6; No. 24. Passing 266.3; No. 10.). JAX — Total: 411.8 (No. 28. Rushing 147.3; No. 29. Passing 264.5; No. 24.).

Packers defense vs. Jaguars offense: GB — Total: 342.3 (No. 14. Rushing 109.9; No. 17. Passing 232.4; No. 17.). JAX — Total: 235.8 (No. 32. Rushing 91.0; No. 25. Passing 144.8; No. 32.).

BRIEF HISTORY

The teams have split their four previous matchups, with Green Bay winning 24-14 in 1995 and 28-21 in 2001 and Jacksonville winning 28-25 in 2004 and 20-16 in 2008. In the 2008 game, Maurice Jones-Drew scored the winning touchdown on a 2-yard run with 1:56 to play. The Jaguars are 1-0 at Lambeau Field, with that win coming in 2004.

TEAM NOTES

Jaguars: Club will make 2nd appearance at Lambeau Field…On road in '12, QB Blaine Gabbert has 4 TDs vs. 0 INTs & 98.4 passer rating. Has 135.6 rating on road in 4th quarter this season. QB Chad Henne posted 2 TDs vs. 1 INT & 82.3 rating in only start vs. GB on 10/17/10 (w/ Mia.)…RB Rashad Jennings totaled career-best 102 scrimmage yards last week (58 rec., 44 rush)…TE Marcedes Lewis has 19 career TD rec., most by TE in club history…WR Cecil Shorts posted 3rd TD rec. of season last week. Averages 23.7 yards per catch in '12 (12 rec., 284 yards)…CB Rashean Mathis has franchise-record 30 career INTs. CB Derek Cox has INT in each of past 2…DE Jeremy Mincey registered 1st sack of season last week…LB Paul Posluszny leads team with 51 tackles.

Packers: In past 2, QB Aaron Rodgers has completed 54 of 74 passes (73 percent) for 680 yards with 9 TDs & 0 INTs for 140.8 rating. Threw 150th career TD in 76th career game (now has 151), 2nd-fewest games of any player in NFL history to reach mark (Dan Marino, 62). Aims for 5th in row with 100+ rating. Packers are 35-7 (.833) when he starts & has 100+ rating…RB Alex Green aims for 4th in row with 60+ scrimmage yards…WR James Jones had 4 rec. for 132 yards (33 avg.) in only meeting. Leads teams with 7 TDs & needs 1 more for career high (7 in 2011). WR-PR-KR Randall Cobb is only player in NFL with 400+ KR (409), 400+ receiving (435), 150+ PR (165) & 50+ rush (67) yards. Had 8 catches for 89 yards & career-high 2 TD last week. WR Jordy Nelson has 5 TDs in past 4…Since 2010 (incl. playoffs), CB Tramon Williams leads NFL with 15 INTs. LB Clay Matthews has sack in 5 of past 7. Leads NFC with 9 sacks & needs 1 more for 3rd career 10+ sack season (10 in 2009; 13.5 in 2010). Rookie CB Casey Hayward has 4 INTs in past 3 & aims for 4th in row with INT. Tied for 1st in NFL & leads all rookies with 4 INTs.


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