The San Diego Chargers gained 548 total yards, 178 more than Green Bay, held the ball 16 more minutes and finished with more passing yardage than any opponent in Packers history.Quarterback Philip Rivers set three single-game franchise records for attempts (65), completions (43) and yards (503). Keenan Allen tied a franchise record for total catches in the first half (2) and set a new record for yardage (128).

And it likely would have been much more if not for an injury that sidelined him during the second half.

The Chargers are good. Philip Rivers is very good. They’re just not good enough.

Green Bay kept its unblemished record intact, but not until rookie cornerback Damarious Randall lunged to knock away Rivers’ final pass to Danny Woodhead on fourth-and-goal from the 3 with 15 seconds left to preserve the Packers 27-20 victory over the Chargers Sunday afternoon on Throw-back Uniform Day at Lambeau Field.

So now the Packers (6-0) go into their bye week having won every way you can: with a short-pass/quick-strike offense, with a veteran offensive line, with pressure defense and a sack-happy front seven, with the most improved secondary in the league, by big scores and now by nail-bitters.

"We don't need to win pretty every week," Aaron Rodgers told ESPN. “We'd like to.”

Up until the last series of the first half when Rivers threw to Dontrelle Inman for a 1-yard touchdown with no time remaining to trail 21-10, it appeared as if the game would be another first-half blowout/second-half coast by the Pack.

Rodgers finished 16 of 29 for 255 yards and one touchdown of 8 yards to James Jones in the third quarter to give the Packers the lead for good.

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Rodgers also set a record of his own, reaching 30,000 passing yards in the fewest attempts in league history.

Both teams scored in every quarter and both traded field goals in the fourth, but the Chargers could never seem to get the big play when it mattered most. Antonio Gates dropped a pass at the goal line. A Rivers interception ended one drive. A sack by Datone Jones on third-and-7 from the Packers 40 ended another drive.

And then came the final 2:30.

San Diego drove the length of the field behind the pinpoint passing of Rivers and timely bursts by Danny Woodhead to get to the Packers 3. Two incomplete passes (Gates was wide open on one attempt) and a stuffed run made it fourth down. This time, linebacker Clay Matthews covered Gates, while Randall trailed Woodhead as he broke to the front right pylon.

"I was acting like I really wasn't seeing him, but honestly, I was just trying to bait him a little bit," Randall told ESPN.

It worked. Green Bay now has a bye weekend to get some players—Davante Adams, Eddie Lacey, B.J. Raji, Morgan Burnett and Mike Neal—healthy while preparing for its toughest two game stretch: road games against undefeated Denver and undefeated Carolina.

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