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NFL: Green Bay Packers beat Kansas City Chiefs for third consecutive win at Lambeau Field

Green Bay Packers made it three wins in a row after beating Kansa City Chiefs 27-19; Chiefs' rollercoaster NFL campaign continues; Taylor Swift was in attendance to watch her partner Travis Kelce; watch the 2023 NFL season on Sky Sports NFL

Green Bay Packers' Jordan Love

Jordan Love completed 25 of 36 passes for 267 yards and three touchdowns as the Green Bay Packers held on for a 27-19 win over the visiting Kansas City Chiefs.

Christian Watson caught seven passes for 71 yards and two touchdowns for Green Bay (6-6), who won their third game in a row. Ben Sims also had a receiving touchdown.

Patrick Mahomes completed 21 of 33 passes for 210 yards, one touchdown and one interception for Kansas City (8-4). Noah Gray had a receiving touchdown and Isiah Pacheco had a rushing touchdown.

The Packers opened the scoring with a touchdown on their first possession to grab a 7-0 lead. Love rolled right and found Sims for a one-yard score to cap a 13-play, 75-yard drive.

The Chiefs cut the deficit to 7-3 at the end of the first quarter. Harrison Butker made a 34-yard field goal as time expired. Green Bay made it 14-3 on their following drive as Watson got open in the middle of the end zone and caught a nine-yard pass from Love.

However, Kansas City pulled within 14-6 on a 34-yard field goal by Butker with 2:19 left before half-time.

Green Bay Packers quarterback Jordan Love
Image: Green Bay Packers quarterback Jordan Love was the star on Sunday Night Football

Kansas City pulled within 14-12 on a one-yard touchdown run by Isiah Pacheco with 9:39 remaining in the third quarter. He took a hand-off and sprinted left to score standing up for his sixth rushing touchdown of the season, topping his total of five from his rookie campaign in 2022.

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Green Bay pulled ahead 21-12 towards the end of the third quarter when Love connected with Watson for the latter's second touchdown of the game - this time from 12 yards out, as the second-year receiver made a leaping grab in the back of the end zone.

The Chiefs cut their deficit to 21-19 with 14:51 to play in the fourth quarter. Mahomes fired a low pass to Gray, who secured the ball for a two-yard touchdown reception.

A 40-yard field goal by Anders Carlson increased Green Bay's lead to 24-19 with 6:03 remaining. Carlson then made it 27-19 when he booted a 48-yard field goal with 1:09 left.

The Chiefs attempted to put together a game-winning drive, but Mahomes' final heave toward tight end Travis Kelce fell incomplete among a crowd of players to end the game.

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