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The NFL's Best Christmas Day Plays: Colts, Packers Gain Big Wins

The NFL’s Best Christmas Day Plays: Colts, Packers Gain Big Wins

Sixteenth week NFL The action continued on Saturday with two exciting games on Christmas Day!

start things off, Aaron Rodgers and the Green Bay Packers They snatched their 12th win this year after losing Cleveland Browns 24-22, as Baker Mayfield He scored the first four-way interception of his career.

Saturday finished work Indianapolis Colts Went on the road and bothered Arizona Cardinals In the desert, 22-16. The Colts have improved to 9-6 in the season and have now won eight of their last 10 games.

Here are the top plays from Christmas Day.

Indianapolis Colts 22, Arizona Cardinals 16

First Quarter

Attacking on the field on their opening trip, the Cardinals came in shortly after missing a field goal.

On possession of the first dowries, Jonathan Taylor Things started with a 43-yard run in the middle to cross into Arizona grounds.

then, Carson Wentz Connected with TY Hilton For the first Molts score of the night, Indy led 7-0.

In the cardinals’ march that followed, Keeler Murray Cut to an impressive 57-yard gain to put Arizona on the 2-yard streak.

then, Chase Edmonds Punches in cards to keep the colts on hand at 7-6 after an extra point missed.

Second Quarter

The Colts had a break when the Cardinal turned the ball down just outside the red zone Zach Ertz He was unable to pass in this pass from fourth down:

Indianapolis got another breather when an Arizona-recovered bump turned into an automatic touchdown first after the Cardinals made an illegal contact penalty.

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Then, pick up the ponies safe in this play of the play to advance 9-6.

The Colts extended their lead to 12-6 with a field goal in the last seconds of the first half.

Third quarter

Arizona had a few tricks up its sleeve to start the second half:

The Cardinals first took the lead in the match when he found Murray Antoine Wesley For TD 24 yards.

After a huge pick up from the narrow end Mo Ali Cox, the Colts regained the lead, 15-13, with a short field goal before the fourth.

Fourth quarter

The Cardinals missed the green goal at the beginning of the fourth half, Matt PraterThe third mistake of the night.

Meanwhile, the ponies didn’t waste any time moving the sticks.

Indianapolis capped a seven-game race, 69 yards with a move dzmon batmon TD, good for nine points.

The Cardinals added a field goal to close the gap, but it was too little, and it was too late, and it ended there.

Green Bay Packers 24, Cleveland Browns 22

First Quarter

Cleveland was the first to hit Lambo Field, with Nick Chubb Enter the end zone on the first target and target. Brown missed the extra point and settled on an early 6-0 lead.

After Cleveland forced Green Bay to throw, Mayfield sent her straight back to the Packers upon interception Darnell Savage.

In the Green Bay drive that followed, Rodgers officially passed Brett Favre for most TD passes in Packers history.

He did so with 193 fewer interceptions than Favre.

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And the Packers and Hall of Famer legend had a few words for Rodgers after his leadership in history making.

On Cleveland’s next drive, Chubb continued to dominate, blasting for 27 yards to push Brown down.

Brown’s drive was halted a short distance from the red when Mayfield threw his second wits of the inning.

then, Allen Lazard He gave us all an unrealistic one-handed hold in the last play of the opening quarter.

Second Quarter

Turn over in another Davant Adams TD, where the Packers advance 14-6 as early as a second.

Adams’ career was the 66th that Rodgers’ TD caught, making the pair the most productive duo in Packers history, surpassing Rodgers and Jordy Nelson (65 TDs).

Brown was able to keep Green Bay close at hand, and also found Mayfield wide open Harrison Bryant in the end zone. After a failed two-point conversion, the two-point game remained at 14-12.

Mayfield came in with a big turn 3rd down before throwing it The third intelligence of the half-Give the ball to the players when warning for two minutes.

After a spin, Green Bay capped a nine-play, 49-yard drive with another Adams TD to lead 21-12 at the break.

Third quarter

It was more of the same for the Packers players to open the second half.

Brown managed to get something, too, as Mayfield picked up a large third to move the sticks. After trading goals for third, it was a nine-point game bound for the final frame at the Packers 24-15.

Fourth quarter

Brown pulled out within two when he found Mayfield Anthony Schwartz At the back of the end zone to make it a single possession match at Green Bay, 24-22.

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But in the end, Brown couldn’t make a comeback, as Mayfield was picked for the fourth time, and things ended there.


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