Just before halftime.
With the Packers beating the Bears.
Rodgers showed the Bears for the second time this season that he is the epitome of an elite quarterback, worthy of every cent he earns. He directed one of the greatest statistical performances in NFL history. The easy degree of difficulty against the Bears' impotent pass rush and confused secondary won't be mentioned in the record book, but the results speak for themselves.
Before halftime, Rodgers completed 18 of 24 attempts for 315 yards and six — yes, six — touchdowns. His passer rating was 156.2.The Packers destroyed the Bears in one of Rodgers' most impressive games yet.
The six first-half touchdown passes tied the NFL record, last achieved in 1969 by Daryle "Mad Bomber" Lamonica. The Bears' 42 first-half points allowed were the most in franchise history.
I’m so sorry I missed that first half.
The final was 55-14, and Mike McCarthy didn’t have “a whole lot to say” about it.
Meanwhile, in Chicago. Last night was pretty bad for the team that Chicago media were drooling over and punching playoff tickets for at the start of the season. Now the Bears have lost five of their last six games, and last night was the third time in their last 11 games that the Bears have given up 51 or more points. Their coach is oblivious.
Social media was a virtual riot during last night’s game.
Today, the Chicago media was having a field day.
While the national media are now predicting the Packers to land in the Super Bowl. That has a nice ring to it.