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James Jones (football)

In playoff mode, Aaron Rodgers, Packers beat Redskins 35-18

Green Bay Packers coach Mike McCarthy doesn't want to hear any more about his team's two losses to end the regular season — or the anemic offense that caused them.

After the Packers beat the Washington Redskins 35-18 Sunday to reach the divisional round, McCarthy and his players were quick to put all their recent struggles in the rearview mirror.

"You don't have to talk about the regular season no more," McCarthy said. "The playoffs are different."

It looked like the same old problems early against Washington when the Packers fell behind 11-0 and couldn't move the ball. Then Aaron Rodgers found his groove.

After starting 1 for 8 for 11...

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