The Green Bay Packers came up just a bit short against the Detroit Lions, 20 to 16, on September 30, 1956.

1956 Green Bay Packers

Final

DET

Lions

1-0-0

20

GB

Packers

0-1-0

16

1

3

0

2

7

3

3

0

6

4

10

7

Total

20

16

1st quarter

DET

GB

Lions

Jim Martin 48-yard field goal

3

0

2nd quarter

DET

GB

Lions

Don McIlhenny 1-yard run (Bobby Layne kick)

10

0

Packers

Fred Cone 45-yard field goal

10

3

3rd quarter

DET

GB

Packers

Gary Knafelc 5-yard pass from Tobin Rote (kick failed)

10

9

4th quarter

DET

GB

Lions

Bobby Layne 12-yard field goal

13

9

Lions

Bobby Layne 1-yard run (Bobby Layne kick)

20

9

Packers

Billy Howton 8-yard pass from Tobin Rote (Fred Cone kick)

20

16

Lions

Packers

1st Downs

23

10

Passing 1st Downs

Rushing 1st Downs

1st downs from penalties

3rd down efficiency

-

-

4th down efficiency

-

-

Total Plays

76

48

Total Yards

375

160

Yards per play

4.9

3.3

Passing

200

88

Comp - Att

15 - 24

9 - 24

Yards per pass

8

3.5

Interceptions thrown

2

2

Sacks - Yards lost

1 - 6

1 - 10

Rushing

175

72

Rushing Attempts

51

23

Yards per rush

3.4

3.1

Penalties

6

4

Turnovers

2

2

Fumbles lost

0

0

Interceptions

2

2

Possession

Passing

NAME CMP ATT YDS AVG TD INT SCK RATE
Bobby Layne 7 12 129 10.8 0 0 95.5
Harry Gilmer 8 12 77 6.4 0 2 44.8
Team 15 24 200 8.6 0 2 1 55.2

Rushing

NAME ATT YDS YPC TD
Jug Girard 13 52 4.0 0
Howard Cassady 8 45 5.6 0
Don McIlhenny 14 45 3.2 1
Leon Hart 6 18 3.0 0
Dorne Dibble 1 8 8.0 0
Bobby Layne 6 6 1.0 1
Gene Gedman 1 3 3.0 0
Harry Gilmer 1 -1 -1.0 0
Bill Stits 1 -1 -1.0 0
Team 51 175 3.4 2

Receiving

NAME REC YDS AVG TD TRG
Dave Middleton 3 65 21.7 0
Jim Doran 5 63 12.6 0
Dorne Dibble 3 60 20.0 0
Howard Cassady 1 9 9.0 0
Jug Girard 1 7 7.0 0
Leon Hart 2 2 1.0 0
Team 15 206 8.6 0 0

Fumbles

NAME FUM LOST FR
Team 0 0 0

Defense

NAME COMB TKL SCK TFL PDEF QBH
Team 1.0

Kicking

NAME FGM FGA LNG XPM PTS
Team 2 2 8

Punting

NAME PUNT YDS AVG LNG
Team 4 183 45.8

Kick Return

NAME KR YDS AVG TD LNG
Team 0

Punt Return

NAME PR YDS AVG TD LNG
Team 0

Passing

NAME CMP ATT YDS AVG TD INT SCK RATE
Tobin Rote 9 23 98 4.3 2 2 45.2
Bart Starr 0 1 0 0.0 0 0 39.6
Team 9 24 88 4.1 2 2 1 43.4

Rushing

NAME ATT YDS YPC TD
Howie Ferguson 8 34 4.3 0
Tobin Rote 9 30 3.3 0
Al Carmichael 3 6 2.0 0
Joe Johnson 1 3 3.0 0
Breezy Reid 2 -1 -0.5 0
Team 23 72 3.1 0

Receiving

NAME REC YDS AVG TD TRG
Billy Howton 5 76 15.2 1
Joe Johnson 1 20 20.0 0
Gary Knafelc 1 5 5.0 1
Al Carmichael 2 -3 -1.5 0
Team 9 98 4.1 2 0

Fumbles

NAME FUM LOST FR
Team 3 0 0

Defense

NAME COMB TKL SCK TFL PDEF QBH
Team 1.0

Kicking

NAME FGM FGA LNG XPM PTS
Team 1 1 4

Punting

NAME PUNT YDS AVG LNG
Team 7 284 40.6

Kick Return

NAME KR YDS AVG TD LNG
Team 0

Punt Return

NAME PR YDS AVG TD LNG
Team 0

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More Packers Stats

Team Leaders

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PASS

4,159

Love

Jordan Love

RUSH

656

Jones

Aaron Jones

REC

793

Reed

Jayden Reed

Team Rankings

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PPG

22.5

12th

OPP PPG

20.6

10th

RUSH YDS/G

112.1

15th

PASS YDS/G

247.6

14th

2023 Division Standings

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TEAM W L T PCT
Lions Lions
12 5 0 .706
Packers Packers
9 8 0 .529
Bears Bears
7 10 0 .412
Vikings Vikings
7 10 0 .412

Schedule

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DATE MATCHUP TIME (ET)
Fri
9/6
GB GB
@
PHI PHI
8:15 PM
Sun
9/15
IND IND
@
GB GB
1:00 PM
Sun
9/22
GB GB
@
TEN TEN
1:00 PM
Sun
9/29
MIN MIN
@
GB GB
1:00 PM
Sun
10/6
GB GB
@
LAR LAR
4:25 PM

Last Game

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SF 49ers

1-0-0

24

Final

21

GB Packers

1-1-0

Sat 20 Jan 2024

NFL 2023 Leaders

NFL 2023 Rankings

NFL 2023 Betting

NFL 2023 Division Standings

AFC North W L T PCT
1
Ravens Ravens
13 4 0 .765
2
Browns Browns
11 6 0 .647
AFC East W L T PCT
1
Bills Bills
11 6 0 .647
2
Dolphins Dolphins
11 6 0 .647
AFC West W L T PCT
1
Chiefs Chiefs
11 6 0 .647
2
Raiders Raiders
8 9 0 .471
AFC South W L T PCT
1
Texans Texans
10 7 0 .588
2
Jaguars Jaguars
9 8 0 .529
NFC North W L T PCT
1
Lions Lions
12 5 0 .706
2
Packers Packers
9 8 0 .529
NFC West W L T PCT
1
49ers 49ers
12 5 0 .706
2
Rams Rams
10 7 0 .588
NFC East W L T PCT
1
Cowboys Cowboys
12 5 0 .706
2
Eagles Eagles
11 6 0 .647
NFC South W L T PCT
1
Buccaneers Buccaneers
9 8 0 .529
2
Saints Saints
9 8 0 .529

NFL 2023 Scores & Schedule

Scores

DATE MATCHUP SCORE
Sat
2/10
SF SF
@
KC KC
22-25
Sat
1/27
KC KC
@
BAL BAL
17-10
Sat
1/27
DET DET
@
SF SF
31-34
Sat
1/20
TB TB
@
DET DET
23-31
Sat
1/20
KC KC
@
BUF BUF
27-24

Schedule

DATE MATCHUP TIME (ET)
Thu
9/5
BAL BAL
@
KC KC
8:20 PM
Fri
9/6
GB GB
@
PHI PHI
8:15 PM
Sun
9/8
CAR CAR
@
NO NO
1:00 PM
Sun
9/8
TEN TEN
@
CHI CHI
1:00 PM
Sun
9/8
JAX JAX
@
MIA MIA
1:00 PM