The Packers lead the Bears 27-10 at halftime
The second quarter began with the release of Rodgers and finding an open Lewis for a 5-yard touchdown, extending Green Bay’s lead to 13-3. Lewis’ touchdown, his fourth with the Packers, was his 400th in a career. He is only the seventh TE in NFL history with over 400 catches and over 200 games played.
In the Bears ‘next possession, quarterback Mitchell Trubiski picked up a deep ball in first place from Green Bay 38, which was intercepted by Darnell Savage in the Packers̵
Packers matriculated the ball down the field with a series of passes from below, including completing 7 yards to Adams in third and 1. Green Bay faced a fourth and second situation from Chicago 28, but head coach Matt Laffler chose to deal with it.
When Adams started at the back of the field, Rodgers found a hard end for Robert Tonyan, open for a 14-yard pass from the left side of the field. A 13-game, 80-yard drive ended with a bouncing 2-yard TD pass to Alan Lazard to bring Green Bay 20-3 with 4:34 left in the first half.
Chicago faced third and 17th after the arrest of Charles Leno Jr., creating a stripping sack of Za’Darius Smith with Trumpets, which Preston Smith recovered and returned for a 14-yard touchdown to extend the Packers’ lead to 27-3 .
The Bears responded with a 14-game, 87-yard goal that ended with a 1-yard pass from Trubiski to Alan Robinson to reduce the Packers’ lead to 27-10 at halftime.