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Packers trail Chiefs at halftime

Posted by Vic Ketchman, packers.com editor on August 29, 2013 – 8:35 pm

Green Bay Packers QB Vince Young

KANSAS CITY–The Packers trail the Chiefs, 13-6, at halftime of Thursday’s preseason finale at Arrowhead Stadium.

The Chiefs began a drive, kind of, at their 45. It carried to the Packers 30. Ryan Succop converted a 48-yard field goal to give the Chiefs a 6-3 lead with 8:50 to play in the second quarter.

Vince Young, who re-entered the game at quarterback at the start of the second quarter, pitched a 24-yard completion to Ryan Taylor following the Succop field goal. On third down, Young completed a back-shoulder pass to Jeremy Ross to the Chiefs 29 for a gain of 26 yards. The drive stalled and Mason Crosby’s kick from 45 yards tied the score at 6-6.

Late in the quarter, the Chiefs took over at midfield. In a drive aided by a personal foul against Johnny Jolly, the Chiefs moved into the red zone with Tyler Bray at quarterback. On first and goal from the 8-yard line, Bray threw a touchdown pass in the front-right corner of the end zone to wide receiver Junior Hemingway and the Chiefs had a 13-6 lead.

Young was six of 15 for 77 yards and fourth-round draft choice Johnathan Franklin led the Packers in rushing with 21 yards on six carries.


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11 Responses to “Packers trail Chiefs at halftime”

  1. By mazovoid on Aug 29, 2013 | Reply

    Boring first half. Was hoping to see more out of the running backs.

  2. By ChukyChez1 on Aug 29, 2013 | Reply

    Packers get beat both offensively & defensively. Young just turned ball over to Chiefs. Got it back with Int. This QB Bray looks like a young Rogers. What a rifle for a arm.

  3. By Andrew Chernoff on Aug 29, 2013 | Reply

    Reblogged this on From The Outer Limits, To The Inner Depths.

  4. By Phil on Aug 29, 2013 | Reply

    Bring back Sam Gato..

  5. By Phil on Aug 29, 2013 | Reply

    Vince Young looks terrible tonight. Needs to hold onto the ball.

  6. By Seattal on Aug 29, 2013 | Reply

    So much for all the bloggers on this site calling Vince young the greatest qb last week

  7. By Jeff on Aug 29, 2013 | Reply

    I’m really worried about the season!!! Running game looks awful!!! Aaron is not a miracle worker!!!

  8. By Jeff on Aug 29, 2013 | Reply

    Cut Alex Green!!!

  9. By Jeff on Aug 29, 2013 | Reply

    Find some running backs…somewhere!!!

  10. By Oldtiger on Aug 29, 2013 | Reply

    Find some linemen. That O-Line is bad.

  11. By Fun Games on Sep 2, 2013 | Reply

    fantastic ……. thanks

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