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With One Big Game, Rodgers Back on Top

QB Aaron Rodgers (Scott Halleran/Getty)

Sacks in bunches. Uncharacteristic missed throws. Big passing plays missing in action. Elements on offense that dogged the Packers quarterback for the first five weeks of the season were reversed Sunday night against the Texans.

Aaron Rodgers, version 2011, appears to be back. With a team record-tying six touchdown passes at Houston against the previously unbeaten Texans, the NFL's reigning MVP vaulted to the top of the quarterback hierarchy. Headed into Week 7 games in the NFL, Rodgers leads the league in passer rating at 105.4, up seven spots from the previous week. He is also first in touchdown passes with 16, where... Recommended Stories

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