GREEN BAY, Wis. (AP) -- Aaron Rodgers is the top reason why the Packers have embraced high expectations that they'll play deeper than the last year's first-round playoff exit.
Rodgers has completed 77 percent of his throws with six TDs and no interceptions this preseason in about as much action as a full game.
Despite his gaudy numbers in exhibition play, Rodgers was less than thrilled with the first half performance in a 59-24 win over the Indianapolis Colts on Thursday night because he felt the Packers hadn't established any rhythm until the final series.
One that drive, he led the Packers 78 yards in 1:33, zipping a 3-yard TD pass to James Jones that left cornerback Terrail Lambert clapping his hands in frustration.
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