Rodgers was hurt in the second quarter against the Chicago Bears on Sunday night after slipping to the turf while under pressure from linebacker Khalil Mack and defensive lineman Roy Robertson-Harris.
The play that gave the Packers a lead for the first time all game came on a third-and-10 situation. As of this writing, the Packers are trailing Chicago, 20-0.
Eagles' defense came to the rescue in opener
Jenkins stood with teammates while Bennett wandered behind them near the Eagles bench and adjusted his equipment. RED ZONE WOES: The Falcons were 1 for 5 in the red zone after struggling inside the opponents' 20 a year ago .
It was only the fifth time in franchise history that Green Bay came back to win from a 20-point deficit after the Packers trailed 20-0 in the third quarter. Vic Fangio's defense had no answers for Rodgers in the second half, and after he returned he completed 17 of 22 passes for 273 yards with two touchdowns. The lineman landed on Rodgers.
Rodgers stood up, tried to put weight on his left leg and then crumbled to the ground.
Packers prepared for Raiders newcomer Mack
The Packers defense forces two punts and a turnover on downs in three series. The game will also open up the 100th season in the history of the Packers.
Rodgers went down after a sack in the second quarter and walked off the field with the team's medical staff, and was later carted off to the locker room.
The loss of Rodgers obviously is a tough blow given he missed a good chunk of last season due to a broken collar bone suffered in Week 6. He was limited to seven games in 2017 because of a collarbone injury.
Luck also injured shoulder snowboarding
In his first game back, Andrew Luck took a nasty helmet-to-helmet hit from Shawn Williams on a scramble for a first down. The Colts quarterback finished the half 20-of-25 with 170 yards, one touchdown and one interception.