Packers barely beat Lions 23-20 to earn first-round bye

Published: Dec. 29, 2019 at 11:05 PM EST
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Mason Crosby made a 33-yard field goal as time expired to lift the Green Bay Packers to a 23-20 win over the Detroit Lions to earn a first-round bye.

The Packers fell behind by two touchdowns in the second quarter.

They did not lead until Crosby made his second game-winning kick against Detroit this season.

The Lions closed the season with nine straight losses for their longest losing streak in a season since going 0-16 in 2008.

Green Bay won despite Aaron Rodgers going 27 of 55 for 323 yards with two touchdowns and an interception.