Well the dream was just that for a few hours Sunday night, then it turned into a nightmare. He made short catches underneath all night, and when an opportunity for a big play presented itself late, he seized it, splitting the Bears defense for the game-winning score.
That being said, what the heck was Matt Nagy thinking on the Bears' second to last drive? This lead to Mitchell Trubisky having a high completion rate, a low yards per attempt rate and four sacks. No other player on the Packers roster produced more than 25 receiving yards.
After that, it was Mack and the defense that took center stage.
Rodgers was injured when Bears defensive end Roy Robertson-Harris seemed to fall on his left knee after a second-quarter sack. The lineman landed on Rodgers. Packers backup quarterback DeShone Kizer entered the game with 6:44 to play in the second quarter.
In the first half of his first outing in blue and orange, Mack recorded a strip sack, ran back a pick-six to push the Bears' lead and added another sack on top of all that.
Alibaba co-founder Jack Ma to retire
But Ma on Thursday told Bloomberg TV that he was mulling an early retirement similar to Bill Gates' early exit from Microsoft. According to the paper current CEO Daniel Zhang is a "candidate" to replace Ma, who plans to pursue philanthropy in education.
The quarterback initially tried to get up, then went back down, and was attended to by trainers.
That comeback was highlighted by a 75-yard touchdown pass to Randall Cobb that put the Packers up for good.
The hobbling two-time NFL MVP threw three touchdown passes in the second half after returning from injury, and the Green Bay Packers overcame a 20-point deficit for a thrilling 24-23 win over the Chicago Bears on Sunday night.
Meanwhile, Aaron Rodgers is fully healthy after playing in just seven games last season.
"I would never talk about the discussions I had with another team about anything", Gutekunst said to the Green Bay media following roster cutdowns.
With over two minutes left on the clock, Trubisky and the offense got the ball back.
The ground attack was better, but the check downs were the calls.
The late-evening's humidity played a factor. "He was apologising, he felt very sorry that he has to leave the court and change". Open officials began putting it in play last week, when temperatures first soared into the mid-90s.
Even as Gordon's coastal threat faded Wednesday, the hurricane center was also tracking another storm far out in the Atlantic. A storm surge covered barrier islands as the storm blew through, and some inland roadways were flooded as well.
The trigger-happy cop shot the 26-year-old resident, according to a Dallas Police Department statement . Dallas authorities say the uniformed officer was "confronted" by Jean, pulled her gun on him and fired.
He called it "a disgrace" and the writer " gutless " during an event with sheriffs at the White House on Wednesday afternoon. But some also expressed a desire to pull together and counter those who want to exacerbate the sense of mistrust.
If Bell wants to miss games, I don't blame him but this should have been communicated to coaches and all of the front office. Bell's agent, Adisa Bakari, told SiriusXM NFL Radio on Wednesday morning that Bell will "get there when he's there".
A week after their breakup, Miller was arrested for allegedly crashing his auto while drunk and then fleeing the scene. It wasn't just in music, but I definitely was going through a drug problem and I think it was more my state of mind.
The smash happened in Moabi Regional Park , a popular water recreation area situated about 290 miles east of Los Angeles. The others aboard the boats were not seriously injured and did not need to go to a hospital, authorities said .
The NFL made a decision to issue its own statement on social justice in wake of the 30th anniversary " Just Do It " ad campaign. On Tuesday, the National Football League released a statement addressing Kaepernick's fight to draw attention to social issues.
In a swift response to this invasion, British Airways says it has reported to the police to help get to the root of the matter. Some 75,000 passengers were left stranded after a glitch forced the airline to cancel almost 726 flights over three days.
Washington and New Delhi share concerns over Pakistan-based anti-Western and anti-Indian Islamist militant groups. If the Guardian sale goes through, India would become the first non-NATO country to buy armed US drones.
In just 48 hours, the storm morphed from a tropical storm into a bonafide Category 5 monster with sustained winds up to 175 mph. At least two people were killed as the storm disrupted land and air travel and left thousands stranded.
Tropical Storm Florence turns into a hurricane
A high surf warning remains in effect for east-facing shores of all islands, CBS Honolulu affiliate KGMB reports. Hurricane Isaac is now located 1,305 miles west of the Windward Islands with sustained wind speeds of 75 mph.
Ajayi inspires Eagles to winning start against Falcons
The defence fed off that energy with a strong goal-line stand on the opening series, stopping the Falcons three times at the 1. With 7:41 remaining in the third quarter and the Eagles trailing 6-3, they were in need of a jump-start.
Week 1 Texans to start in fantasy football
I'm talking about the down and dirty, hard-hitting, need-to-know-basis questions that beat reporters can't even get answers to. That trend will continue when they open the season against one another at 1 p.m.
Ex-Trump Campaign Adviser Jailed
He said his client doesn't recall telling anybody connected with the Trump campaign about Mifsud's offer of Clinton dirt. However, they wrote, the claim that his lies harmed the investigation are "speculative and contrary to the evidence".
Tropical Storm Florence A "Potential Threat"
East Coast were hoping for as the storm seems now more likely to hit the two countries Weather Channel reports. The storm, expected to regain hurricane strength, poses the threat of heavy rain, risky surf and rip currents.
'Defeat will stay with me forever,' says devastated Thiem
Nadal beat del Potro last year in the semifinals at Flushing Meadows, and again this year in the semifinals of the French Open. He hit 19 winners in the fourth set-which was an 81-minute mini-classic all by itself-and won it in a tiebreaker.
Burt Reynolds dead: 'Boogie Nights' actor dies at 82
Despite a career of defining roles, Reynolds also turned down a number of what would become some of Hollywood's biggest parts. According to the report , Reynolds died on Thursday morning at Jupiter Medical in Flordia, per his manager Erik Krtizer.
LA prosecutors decline Kevin Spacey sexual assault case
They say any alleged sex crime involving an adult that occurred in 1992 would fall outside of California's statute of limitations. Prosecutors have also decided not to file charges against actors Steven Seagal and Anthony Anderson over alleged sex crimes.