Packers keep playoff hopes alive in Philly

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — The Green Bay Packers’ playoff hopes are still alive — thanks to Aaron Rodgers.

The Packers QB completed 30 of 39 passes for 313 yards and two TDs as Green Bay snapped it four-game losing streak by beating the Philadelphia Eagles 27-13.

Davante Adams was Rodgers’ favorite target with five catches for 113 yards, including two TD receptions.

Rodgers’ big night coincided with an improved effort by Green Bay’s defense, which had given up more than 30 points in each of its previous four games.

The Packers improved to 5-6 and moved within two game of Detroit in the NFC North. The Lions host Green Bay in the final game of the regular season.

The Eagles fell to 5-6 and now have lost six of eight after a 3-0 start. This was the Eagles’ first home loss of the year. Only Seattle is unbeaten at home in the NFL.

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