GREEN BAY — Packers QB Aaron Rodgers has been named NFC Offensive Player of the Week for his performance against the Oakland Raiders in Week 7.
In Green Bay’s 42-24 victory over the Raiders, Rodgers posted the maximum passer rating of 158.3, completing 25-of-31 for 429 yards with five TDs. He also rushed for a sixth touchdown.
It was Rodgers’ first perfect passer rating as well as the first in franchise history, and the fourth game for Rodgers with a rating of 150-plus in his career. It was also his 10th career 400-yard passing game (including playoffs) and the fifth time he has thrown five or more TD passes.
This marks the 17th time in Rodgers’ career he’s been honored as the NFC Offensive Player of the Week, a franchise record.