Although the virus permanently remains in the body, a healthy person’s immune system usually keeps it from causing illness. Prenatal problems, though, can develop through congenital CMV if the virus spreads from a pregnant woman’s blood through the placenta.
The Panthers scored three plays later on a 2-yard pass from Newton, who threw for 254 yards and four touchdowns with another 95 rushing yards as the Panthers posted a franchise-record 548 yards of offense. The Panthers had their second straight 200-yard rushing game for the first time in franchise history, led by Jonathan Stewart’s 110 yards.
Green Bay comes away with no points despite a 15-play, 58-yard drive to open the game. The Lions sack Hundley on first down and Green Bay settles for a field-goal attempt after an incomplete pass and a short reception by Trevor Davis. Mason Crosby’s kick is blocked and the score remains 0-0.
“The biggest thing was sticking with the game plan,” said Wentz, who is up to 25 touchdown passes with just five interceptions. “The big boys up front kind of came out angry. We ran the ball the second half really effectively.”
Ajayi had 91 yards on seven carries and LeGarrette Blount added 57 on 13 carries, including a 30-yarder leading to the last offensive touchdown.
Eagles coach Doug Pederson declared at halftime that he would go for every fourth down and try 2-point conversions after every touchdown.
It came into play right away when Corey Clement scored on an 11-yard run to open the second half and ran in a screen pass behind three blockers for the 2-pointer.
The first fourth-down try was Wentz’s 17-yard touchdown pass to Alshon Jeffery for a 29-9 lead. That 2-point pass failed. Torrey Smith had the other TD catch, an 11-yarder.