KALAMAZOO -- (WKZO) Greg Jennings has said it many times. He has never won a title at any level. That all changed Sunday night. Jennings is a Super Bowl Champion. Jennings caught 2 touchdowns and caught a 31-yard strike from Aaron Rodgers that led to a field goal that helped secure the Packers win.
ARLINGTON, Tex. (WTAQ) - The Vince Lombardi Trophy is returning home as the Green Bay Packers defeated the Pittsburgh Steelers 31-25 in Super Bowl XLV at Cowboys Stadium in Arlington Texas Sunday.
The Packers turned 3 Steelers turnovers into 21 points, as the green and gold won their 4th Super Bowl championship and 13th NFL title overall.
Quarterback Aaron Rodgers finished the game 24-of-39 for 304 yards and 3 touchdown passes. Wide receiver Jordy Nelson stepped up and caught 9 passes for 140 yards and a touchdown. Greg Jennings also had a big game catching the other 2 Rodgers TD throws.
Packers head coach Mike McCarthy, a Pittsburgh native, wins his first Super Bowl championship.
For the Steelers, QB Ben Roethlisberger finished the game 25-of-40 for 263 yards, with 2 TD's and 2 interceptions.
One of the interceptions was returned by safety Nick Collins 37 yards for a touchdown in the 1st quarter.
The Packers are scheduled to arrive back in Titletown Monday afternoon, and then host an event celebrating their latest Super Bowl title on Tuesday at 4 p.m. at Lambeau Field.