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Extra points / Top performances, news & notes from Sunday's games


*Matt Forte, Bears, ran for 113 yards and a TD on 19 carries and caught four passes for 56 yards as Chicago held off the New York Jets 38-34.

*John Kuhn, Packers, ran for two touchdowns and caught a pass for a score to help lead Green Bay to a 45-17 win over the New York Giants.

*Dominic Rhodes, Colts, rushed for 98 yards in helping the Colts beat Oakland 31-26.



*Peyton Manning, Colts, threw for three scores in leading Indianapolis past the Raiders 31-26.

*Jay Cutler, Bears, ran for a first-half TD, then threw for three touchdowns in the second half of a 38-34 win over the Jets.

*Matt Cassel, Chiefs, went 24 for 34 for 314 yards and three touchdowns in a 34-14 romp past Tennessee that helped the Chiefs clinch the AFC West.

*Carson Palmer, Bengals, threw four touchdown passes in a swirling snow and had a career-best passer rating of 157.2 in Cincinnati's 34-20 win over San Diego.

*Aaron Rodgers, Packers, threw for 404 yards and four touchdowns in his return from a concussion as Green Bay beat the struggling New York Giants 45-17 at Lambeau Field.

*Josh Freeman, Buccaneers, completed 21 of 26 passes with no interceptions. His five TD passes -- giving him 23 against just six interceptions this season -- tied a franchise record set by Steve DeBerg in 1987 and matched by Brad Johnson in 2002.



*Dwayne Bowe, Chiefs, made six receptions for 153 yards, including a career-long 75-yard TD, in a 34-14 victory against the Titans.

*Jerome Simpson, Bengals, had a career-high six catches for 124 yards and two touchdowns as Cincinnati beat San Diego 34-20.

*Greg Jennings, Packers, caught seven passes for 142 yards in Green Bay's 45-17 win over the Giants.

*Johnny Knox, Bears, caught four passes for 92 yards, with two going for touchdowns in a 38-34 shootout win over the Jets.

*Brandon Marshall, Dolphins, hauled in 10 passes for 102 yards, but Miami fell to Detroit 34-27.

*Brandon Lloyd, Broncos, made five catches for 111 yards in a 24-23 win over the Texans, who got five receptions for 115 yards from Jacoby Jones.


Special teams

*Ted Ginn scored on a 78-yard punt return in the second quarter for San Francisco, his fourth career touchdown return. But St. Louis won, 25-17. Ginn was untouched on the punt return for the 49ers' first score in the second quarter. San Francisco had no return yards on 10 punts by Donnie Jones in the first meeting Nov. 14 in San Francisco.

*Devin Hester, Bears, had one kickoff runback for 40 yards and a punt return for 38 in a 38-34 win over the Jets.

*Jacoby Ford, Raiders, had a 99-yard kickoff return to open the game with Indianapolis, which beat Oakland 31-26.


Top of the Draft

The NFL-worst Panthers are on the clock for April's draft, earning the first overall pick after wins by Cincinnati and Denver meant no team can finish worse than 4-12 except Carolina, now 2-13.

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