Packers active but quiet in all-star game

Three of four Green Bay Packers started in Sunday's Pro Bowl but, like the NFC, were unable to come up with any big plays in the NFC's 45-20 loss to the AFC in Honolulu.<p>

Safety Darren Sharper, tight end Bubba Franks and wide receiver Donald Driver started for the NFC. Driver, playing on his 28th birthday, started for the injured Randy Moss. Guard Marco Rivera rotated every other series with Philadelphia's Jermaine Mayberry. Rivera and Driver played in their first Pro Bowl. Game-time temperature was 81 degrees.

Driver caught one pass for 9 yards while Franks caught one pass for seven yards. Franks also attempted a pass to Driver that was incomplete. Sharper had one tackle before leaving the game in the second half after he re-aggravated a knee injury that kept him out of the final two games of the season last year for the Packers.

Quarterback Brett Favre and running back Ahman Green were each named to the Pro Bowl but did not make the trip because of injuries that they suffered during the season. Green injured his knee and Favre his knee and ankle.

Running back Ricky Williams rushed for 56 yards, scored two touchdowns and forced a fumble on special teams to earn the MVP award in the AFC's victory.

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