Pak Cardinals af met deurslaggewende onderskepping, laat NFL-aanhangers verstom

Die kardinale, after stopping Aaron Rodgers and the Packers’ offense on 4th-and-goal, nodig is om te bestuur 99 yards to essentially win the game or at least get close enough to kick a field goal down three points to send the game into overtime. And with Kyler Murray in control, it looked like that was going to happen.

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GLENDALE, ARIZONA - OKTOBER 28: Rasul Douglas #29 of the Green Bay Packers celebrates following an interception during the fourth quarter of a game against the Arizona Cardinals at State Farm Stadium on October 28, 2021 in Glendale, Arizona. The Packers defeated the Cardinals 24-21.

GLENDALE, ARIZONA – OKTOBER 28: Rasul Douglas #29 of the Green Bay Packers celebrates following an interception during the fourth quarter of a game against the Arizona Cardinals at State Farm Stadium on October 28, 2021 in Glendale, Arizona. The Packers defeated the Cardinals 24-21. (Christian Petersen/Getty Images)

GLENDALE, ARIZONA - OKTOBER 28: Rasul Douglas #29 of the Green Bay Packers is congratulated by teammates and fans following an interception during the fourth quarter of a game against the Arizona Cardinals at State Farm Stadium on October 28, 2021 in Glendale, Arizona. The Packers defeated the Cardinals 24-21.

GLENDALE, ARIZONA – OKTOBER 28: Rasul Douglas #29 of the Green Bay Packers is congratulated by teammates and fans following an interception during the fourth quarter of a game against the Arizona Cardinals at State Farm Stadium on October 28, 2021 in Glendale, Arizona. The Packers defeated the Cardinals 24-21. (Christian Petersen/Getty Images)

Murray had three plays in which he had passed for 20 or more yards to get the Cardinals to within striking distance.

On the 12th play of the drive, the Cardinals looked like a go-ahead touchdown was inevitable. Murray threw the ball quickly to wide receiver A.J. Groen but the veteran was not looking for the ball at all. Rasul Douglas jumped on the miscue and picked off the pass in the end zone.

Spel, Verpakkers.

Green Bay won the game in dramatic fashion, 24-21, and Douglas waved goodbye to the Cardinals crowd and celebrated with the small congregation of Packers fans who were sitting in the front row near the end zone.

GLENDALE, ARIZONA - OKTOBER 28: Eric Stokes #21 of the Green Bay Packers congratulates Rasul Douglas #29 following an interception during the fourth quarter of a game against the Arizona Cardinals at State Farm Stadium on October 28, 2021 in Glendale, Arizona.

GLENDALE, ARIZONA – OKTOBER 28: Eric Stokes #21 of the Green Bay Packers congratulates Rasul Douglas #29 following an interception during the fourth quarter of a game against the Arizona Cardinals at State Farm Stadium on October 28, 2021 in Glendale, Arizona. (Christian Petersen/Getty Images)

NFL fans were astonished.

PAKKERS, CARDINALS PLAYERS INVOLVED IN VICIOUS COLLISION, LEAVE FIELD ON CARTS

It was Arizona’s first loss of the season.

The Packers came into the game depleted at wide receiver. No Davante Adams, Allen Lazard or Marquez Valdes-Scantling. Robert Tonyan even went down with an injury.

Rodgers found old faithful Randall Cobb twice in the game. The reigning MVP was 22-for-37 with 184 passing yards and two touchdowns. Cobb had three total catches for 15 erwe.

Green Bay Packers quarterback Aaron Rodgers (12) pushes down Arizona Cardinals linebacker Markus Golden (44) tydens die eerste helfte van 'n NFL-sokkerwedstryd, Donderdag, Okt.. 28, 2021, in Glendale, Ariz.

Green Bay Packers quarterback Aaron Rodgers (12) pushes down Arizona Cardinals linebacker Markus Golden (44) tydens die eerste helfte van 'n NFL-sokkerwedstryd, Donderdag, Okt.. 28, 2021, in Glendale, Ariz. (AP-foto/Ross D. Franklin)

Green Bay Packers wide receiver Randall Cobb (18) celebrates his touchdown as Arizona Cardinals cornerback Byron Murphy looks on during the second half of an NFL football game, Donderdag, Okt.. 28, 2021, in Glendale, Ariz.

Green Bay Packers wide receiver Randall Cobb (18) celebrates his touchdown as Arizona Cardinals cornerback Byron Murphy looks on during the second half of an NFL football game, Donderdag, Okt.. 28, 2021, in Glendale, Ariz. (AP-foto/Rick Scooteri)

Aaron Jones had a solid game with 59 jaag erwe verder 15 carries and added seven receptions for 51 erwe.

Green Bay improved to 7-1 has won seven consecutive games.

Arizona’s defense stepped up when it needed to and gave Murray one last chance but unfortunately, it didn’t workout for the Cardinals.

Murray finished 22-for-33 with 274 verbygaande erwe en twee onderskepings. DeAndre Hopkins was sidelined for most of the game with a hamstring injury. He finished with two catches for 66 erwe.

Arizona Cardinals quarterback Kyler Murray (1) throws against the Green Bay Packers during the second half of an NFL football game, Donderdag, Okt.. 28, 2021, in Glendale, Ariz.

Arizona Cardinals quarterback Kyler Murray (1) throws against the Green Bay Packers during the second half of an NFL football game, Donderdag, Okt.. 28, 2021, in Glendale, Ariz. (AP-foto/Ross D. Franklin)

Chase Edmonds led Arizona with 30 rushing yards on seven carries and a touchdown. James Conner had two touchdowns as well.

Arizona fell to 7-1.

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