News now! Packers, Cardinals scoreless after one

Posted by Vic Ketchman, packers.com editor on December 27, 2015 – 3:57 pm

151227-q1-in-game-updates-650GLENDALE, Ariz. — The Packers and Cardinals were scoreless following one quarter of play today, but the Cardinals were at the Packers 10-yard line when the quarter ended.

Arizona won the toss and elected to receive. The Packers defense forced a three-and-out and following a Cardinals punt, the Packers had the ball at their 40-yard line.

Aaron Rodgers threw to James Jones for a first down at the Cardinals 46. On third-and-3, Rodgers threw for a first down, but Josh Sitton was flagged for holding. Rodgers’ pass for Davante Adams on third-and-13 was incomplete, forcing a Tim Masthay punt that was downed at the¬†Cardinals 5.

Carson Palmer pitched a short pass to David Johnson, who broke three tackles en route to a 44-yard gain to the Packers 35. On third-and-4, Palmer was sacked by Mike Neal, forcing a punt that was downed on the Packers 4.

The Cardinals took possession at the 50 following a punt and a facemask penalty against the Packers.


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