Opponent First Look: Packers at Raiders

We take our first look at Sunday's game between the Green Bay Packers (9-4) and the Oakland Raiders (6-7).

GREEN BAY PACKERS (9-4) AT OAKLAND RAIDERS (6-7)

LAST GAME — 12/11/11: Raiders 16 at Packers 46. Green Bay RB Ryan Grant rushed for 85 yards and two touchdowns. Packers QB Aaron Rodgers passed for 281 yards and two touchdowns.

LAST GAME AT SITE — 12/22/03: Packers 41, Raiders 7. Green Bay QB Brett Favre threw for 399 yards and 4 touchdowns (154.9 passer rating). Packers RB Ahman Green rushed for 127 yards and touchdown.

REFEREE — Walt Anderson.

BROADCAST — FOX (3:05 p.m.): Chris Myers, Ronde Barber, Jennifer Hale (field reporter). SIRIUS: 81 (GB), 119 (Oak). XM: 232 (Oak).

PACKERSRAIDERS
SERIES LEADER 6-5
STREAKS Past 6
COACHES VS. OPP. Mike McCarthy: 2-0 Jack Del Rio: 2-0
LAST WEEK W 28-7 vs. Cowboys W 15-12 at Broncos
PASSING Rodgers: 282-461-3175-28 (T2C)-5-97.5 Carr: 283-455-3313-28 (3C)-9-96.5
RUSHING Lacy: 151-641-4.2-3 Murray: 215-878 (2C)-4.1-5
RECEIVING Cobb: 65-737-11.3-6 Crabtree: 70-779-11.1-7
OFFENSE 348.6 344.5
TAKE/GIVE +7 (3C) 0
DEFENSE 350.2 372.5
SACKS Peppers: 7 Mack: 14 (1L)
INTs Shields: 3 Woodson: 5 (T3L)
PUNTING Masthay: 43.2 King: 43.9
KICKING Crosby: 89 (32/32 PAT; 19/22 FG) Janikowski: 81 (33/34 PAT; 16/21 FG)


PACKERS NOTES: QB Aaron Rodgers is 18-7 (.720) in past 25 starts vs. AFC with 60 touchdowns, 11 interceptions and 103 rating…RB Eddie Lacy rushed for 124 yards and touchdown last week. Has three 100-yard games in past 4. Has 10 touchdowns (nine rushing, one receiving) in 10 career December games. RB James Starks had 103 scrimmage yards and two touchdowns (one rushing, one receiving) last week. Is one of two NFC RBs with 500-plus rushing yards (515), two-plus rushing touchdown (2), 300-plus receiving yards (369) and two-plus receiving touchdown (3)…WR Randall Cobb has six receiving touchdowns in past seven vs. AFC. WR James Jones spent 2014 with Oakland and had 73 catches for 666 yards and six touchdowns. TE Richad Rodgers has five touchdowns in past six and aims for third in a row with a touchdown…LB Clay Matthews has eight sacks in past 10 vs. AFC, including four sacks in past four games. Had sack last week. LB Julius Peppershas seven sacks in three career meetings and aims for fourth in row vs. Oakland with two-plus sacks. Is only player in history with 100-plus sacks (133) and 10-plus interceptions (11). DT Mike Daniels has two sacks in past three vs. AFC. LB Jayrone Elliott had sack last week. S Ha Ha Clinton-Dix has a sack or interception in three of past five. He leads the team with 89 tackles.

RAIDERS NOTES: QB Derek Carr (six) needs one more 300-yard passing game to join Rich Gannon (10 in 2002) as only Raiders with seven-plus in a season. Has 2-plus touchdowns in 10 of past 12…RB Latavius Murray ranks second in AFC with 878 rushing yards. Has 293 scrimmage yards in last three at home…WR Amari Cooper leads NFL rookies in catches (62), receiving yards (920) and 100-yard games (4). Needs 80 receiving yards to become first Raiders rookie to reach 1,000. WR Michael Crabtree has six touchdowns in past eight games. Had seven receiving for 76 yards in last meeting vs. Green Bay (Sept. 9, 2012, with San Francisco). Last week, TE Mychal Rivera led team with season-high 49 receiving yards and had touchdown. WR Andre Holmes (four) needs one touchdown to surpass career-high of four in 2014…S Charles Woodson (65) needs interception to surpass Ken Riley (65) for No. 5 all-time. DE Khalil Mack has 14 sacks in past 10 games, including five last week, which tied Howie Long’s club record.


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