He had heavy pressure on Rodgers early in the second quarter which resulted in a sack by Roy Robertson-Harris.
Rodgers was later carted off the field, but would return to the field for the Packers after halftime. Kizer's first two series after Rodgers departed were disastrous, both because of the newest Bears defender, Khalil Mack. But the offense was stalled again on fourth down as a sack-fumble put an end to a nightmare game that started like a dream.
NBC flashed a graphic saying Mack was the first player to record a sack, interception, touchdown, forced fumble and fumble recovery in a single half - it also said since 1982, but that's the year the National Football League started keeping sacks as a statistic, so Mack could be the only player ever to do that in one half.
Rodgers, 34, finished the game 20 of 30 for 286 yards (273 in the second half) and three touchdown passes, all in the fourth quarter.
B | Jordan Howard (15 carries, 82 yards) almost finished off the Packers late in the fourth quarter, breaking off 16- and 11-yard runs. Undoubtedly, they are busy preparing for their game against the Rams on Monday night.
Kizer replaced Rodgers on Green Bay's next drive. Right tackle Brian Bulaga, Mack's regular matchup, said there were several plays of the first half that he wants back.
"No, I'm planning on playing", Rodgers said.
Allison completed a terrific reception on Rodgers' first touchdown pass, hauling in the flawless throw in the corner of the end zone with Kyle Fuller trailing in coverage.
If you're unable to get in front of a TV, Sky Sports customers are able to watch the game live via Sky Go. However, the Bears got conservative. He went 23-for-35 for 171 yards. He also ran for 32 yards on seven carries, including a 2-yard touchdown run in the first quarter. Following Rodgers' recent whopper of an extension, he will count for $20.9 million this year, $26.5 million in 2019 and $32.6 million and $33.5 million, respectively, in the two seasons beyond that. "Making big-time plays", Nagy said.