Inexperienced Bay’s defence intercepted Tua Tagovailoa thrice within the fourth quarter to assist the visiting Packers come from behind to defeat the Miami Dolphins 26-20 and maintain their playoff hopes alive.
Aaron Rodgers threw for 238 yards and a landing and had one interception for the Packers (7-8), who’ve gained their final three video games after beginning the season 4-8.
Miami (8-7) misplaced its fourth straight recreation and should win its remaining two to make the postseason.
Packers kicker Mason Crosby hit a go-ahead subject objective early within the fourth after back-to-back turnovers by each offences.
Undrafted Miami rookie Kader Kohou intercepted a cross by Rodgers supposed for Allen Lazard, however the Dolphins gave it proper again when cornerback Jaire Alexander intercepted Tagovailoa on the very subsequent play.
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Miami’s defence held the Packers to 6 factors off turnovers within the second half to maintain the Dolphins in it after blowing a 20-10 first-half lead.
The Dolphins held Inexperienced Bay to 2 scores in 5 journeys to the crimson zone.
A.J. Dillon led the Packers with 36 yards speeding on 11 carries, and Allen Lazard had 61 yards receiving on 5 catches.
Tyreek Hill had 4 catches for Miami to present him 113 for the season, setting a Dolphins’ single-season receiving file. Jaylen Waddle added 5 receptions for 143 yards.
Raheem Mostert fumbled within the first half, resulting in a Inexperienced Bay subject objective. Tagovailoa’s three interceptions had been probably the most he has thrown all season.
Miami dedicated to the run recreation early, speeding for 82 yards towards Inexperienced Bay after a season-high 188 yards speeding towards Buffalo in Week 15.
The Dolphins ran 4 occasions for 38 yards on their opening drive and took a 3-0 lead, and Inexperienced Bay countered with a subject objective to tie it after Keisean Nixon’s 93-yard kickoff return arrange the Packers on the 9-yard line.
Miami constructed a 20-13 halftime lead after an 84-yard TD by Waddle and 1-yard TD run by Jeff Wilson.
Dillon’s 1-yard TD run on Inexperienced Bay’s first possession of the third quarter tied the sport.
Tight finish Marcedes Lewis additionally had a 1-yard TD catch within the first quarter.