Packers PFF grades: Best, worst players from Week 6 vs. Bears

The Green Bay Packers are now 5-1 after beating the Chicago Bears at Soldier Field Sunday.

Aaron Rodgers scored three touchdowns, including the game-sealing run in the fourth quarter. Justin Fields was kept under pressure by the Packers defense for most of the contest.

Based on grades from Pro Football Focus here are the top and bottom performers from the Packers’ Week 6-overtime win over the Bears.

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1. TE Marcedes Lewis, 89.5


2. RB Aaron Jones, 84.7


3. QB Aaron Rodgers, 81.5


4. WR Davante Adams, 78.4


5. RB A.J. Dillon, 74.8

Excellent blocking grades in the run game and pass protection plus two catches for 17 yards put Lewis at the top of the list.

Jones had three catches of at least 10 yards and a 28-yard run, and he forced four missed tackles.

Rodgers was perfect on passes thrown under 20 yards in the air (16 for 16) and didn’t have a turnover-worthy play. He completed almost 74 percent of his passes and averaged 8.5 yards per attempt.

Adams caught four of his five targets, forced two missed tackles and gained 49 yards after the catch.

Dillon averaged 4.75 yards after contact. He forced three missed tackles, and ran for four first downs.

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1. OLB Rashan Gary, 87.4


2. CB Chandon Sullivan, 74.5


3. DL Kenny Clark, 73.6


4. LB De’Vondre Campbell, 71.4


5. S Henry Black, 70.6

Gary has delivered five pressures. This includes a quarterback hit and three total stops. He has 23 pressures in six games.

Sullivan did not allow a reception for three targets in his coverage. He played 38 snaps in the slot.

Clark recorded a record six pressures, two sacks and two stops.

Campbell produced three stops against the run and gave up only 18 yards into his coverage.

Black had four tackles without a miss and a pass breakup over 37 snaps.

Green Bay Packers guard Royce Newman (70).

1. WR Randall Cobb, 56.5


2. LG Jon Runyan, 55.3


3. WR Equanimeous St. Brown, 51.0


4. RG Royce Newman, 48.5


5. TE Robert Tonyan, 43.8

Cobb was on the field for 23 snaps, including 15 passing plays, but didn’t have a target.

Runyan renounced two pressures and was given poor grades for being a run-blocker.

St. Brown was penalized for a questionable pass interference penalty. This would have been a touchdown catch. Strong run-blocking grades were awarded to him.

Newman was the offensive lineman with the lowest grade in the run game, giving up two more sacks.

Tonyan received poor run blocking grades, and he caught only two passes despite running 19 routes.

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1. CB Rasul Douglas, 47.7


2. LB Jaylon Smith, 34.3


3. LB Oren Burks, 30.9


4. LB Krys Barnes, 28.5


5. CB Isaac Yiadom, 26.8

Douglas was penalized twice and gave up three catch. He also missed a tackle.

Smith had a pressure, but he also missed a tackle and gave up two completions for 29 yards into his coverage.

Burks missed a tackle and was the lowest-graded run defender.

Barnes was a strong opponent to the run, and was responsible for a 5-yard touchdown in the fourth quarter.

Yiadom gave up a catch for 20 yards and was penalized for pass interference during a nightmare opening series. After the catch, he was placed on the bench.

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Defensive Lineman Dean Lowry had four more pressures and one more sack. In the two previous games, he has eight pressures.

Aaron Rodgers was under pressure on nine of his 28 dropbacks (32.1 percent). Justin Fields was under pressure on 16 of 37 (43.2).

The Packers missed five more tackles for special teams.

Left tackle Elgton Jenkins gave up a sack, and four total pressures.

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