Aaron Rodgers plonked for two touchdowns, Eddie Lacy powered for key yards in the fourth quarter and the Green Bay Packers fended off the gambling 26 21 Sunday in a high profile matchup between Super Bowl contenders. Rodgers bested Tom Brady in the first meeting between star quarterbacks as starters. Rodgers associated with Richard Rodgers and Jordy Nelson for long touchdowns. Leading at five, The defense held firm late for that Packers(9 3). Mike Daniels and Mike Neal compounded to sack Brady on third down for a 9 yard loss, And kicker Stephen Gostkowkski pushed a 47 yard field goal intention wide right with 2:40 eventually kept. The Packers sealed it after Rodgers transformed into Cobb on third and 4 with the Patriots out of timeouts. Brady carried out with two touchdown passes to Brandon LaFell for New England(9 3), Which in fact had its seven game winning streak snapped. The second score got their start in 15 yards early in the fourth quarter to get within 23 21. The lead might have been wider for the Packers if not for some hiccups in the red zone. Green Bay wrapped up for four field goals from Mason Crosby of 35 yards or less, Including a 28 yarder to create a five point lead with 8:41 to the left side. That kick came after rookie Davante Adams dropped a potential touchdown pass on third and 5 from the New England 10. Broncos 29, Chiefs 16 Kansas, Mo. (AP) Peyton Manning threw two landing passes, Connor Barth was perfect on five field goal quest. Anderson added 168 yards rushing and caught a 15 yard landing pass, And Demaryius Thomas also had a TD grab to conserve the Broncos(9 3) Beat might for the sixth straight time. Alex Smith threw for 153 yards and two touchdowns the actual Chiefs(7 5), The second of them to Jamaal Charles to really make it 26 16 early in the fourth quarter. But Smith pass on the 2 point try fell unfinished, And the Broncos added another field goal to put this game away. The victory kept Denver a game up on hillcrest in the division race. Bengals 14, Buccaneers 13 Polk, Fla. Green great, Helping the Bengals get numerous mistakes. Dalton shrugged through three first half interceptions, Since the Bengals(8 3 1) Weathered 10 penalties and an ill advised onside kick that cost them momentum after taking the lead in the better half to win on the road for the third consecutive week. That a franchise first that seemed improbable on a lopsided home loss to Cleveland a month ago. The Bengals lead the smallest division race in the NFL, With a 1 1/2 game lead over each not to mention AFC North rivals all of whom lost. Polk Bay(2 10) In danger in the closing minutes. Though, A 21 yard completion that may possibly put the Bucs in field goal range was overturned after a replay review confirmed the Bucs had 12 men on the field on the play. The ball was moved in to the 46, More 14 seconds were added to the clock, And Tampa Bay surrended the ball on downs. Battery rewall chargers 34, Ravens 33 BALTIMORE (AP) Philip Rivers capped a frantic drive with a 1 yard landing pass to Eddie Royal with 38 seconds to go. The battery rewall chargers(8 4) Trailed 30 20 equipped in 6:13 excess and 33 27 with 2:22 left before Rivers brought it well. Following a pass disturbance call against Anthony Levine in the end zone, Rivers hit Royal finally an 80 yard march to the Chargers third straight win. Baltimore (7 5) Lost at home in November at last since 2009. The Ravens were 11 0 in history at home against West Coast teams. Brooks went for 34 for 45 for 383 yards and three touchdowns, Two so that you Keenan Allen. Joe Flacco threw for two hundreds for Baltimore, Which wasted four field goals from Justin Tucker and 106 yards hurrying from Justin Forsett. New orleans team 35, Pittsburgh steelers 32 PITTSBURGH (AP) Drew Brees threw five touchdowns for the ninth time in his career as the Saints centered the sloppy Steelers. Kenny Stills caught five passes for a job high 162 yards and a score as the Saints(5 7) Ended a three game losing streak by restoring a dash of respectability and a sense of order to the NFC South. The pittsburgh steelers(7 5) Kept New Orleans tight end Jimmy Graham more catch, But it barely mattered. Brees has performed over Pittsburgh secondary anyway. David Watson, Marques Colston, Erik Lorig and Nick Toon carted about in touchdowns.