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Plenty of Packers get into scoring column in 42-10 rout of Vikings

Plenty of Packers get into scoring column in 42-10 rout of Vikings

The Green Bay Packers kept scoring on a rainy Thursday night.

Even Julius Peppers found his way across the goal line through the mist against the Minnesota Vikings.

Peppers returned an interception 49 yards for a touchdown, Aaron Rodgers threw for three scores, and Green Bay routed its NFC North rival, 42-10.

Eddie Lacy ran for a season-high 105 yards and two touchdowns. Jordy Nelson hauled in a 66-yard touchdown catch, and the Packers held Minnesota scoreless for three quarters.

The Packers led 28-0 after the first half played in a light rain. They essentially toyed with Minnesota the rest of the way.

Peppers had the highlight-reel play in the second quarter...

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