Game recap: 5 takeaways from Packers’ season-ending loss to 49ers

3. The offense shared plenty of blame, too.

Afterward, LaFleur and Rodgers kept directing most of their disappointment toward the offensive performance.

After starting the game with a 10-play, 69-yard TD drive capped by running back AJ Dillon ‘s 6-yard run, a promising second drive ended with a fumble by tight end Marcedes Lewis in San Francisco territory.

Rodgers called that moment “a little bit of a turning point,” and it was.

From there, the Packers managed just one first down on their next three drives, failed to capitalize (due to the blocked field goal) on a 75-yard catch and run by running back Aaron Jones on an extended play just before halftime, and started the second half with another three-and-out.

Then the one good drive in the second half was stalled by a false start in the red zone, forcing the Packers to settle for a field goal, and the last two possessions in the fourth quarter were three-and-outs.

LaFleur blamed himself for not having the answers to jump-start the offense.

“I think it’s more to do with I didn’t put our guys in position to make enough plays,” he said. “I take that very personally.”

LaFleur said the Packers got too “pass-heavy,” and the 49ers’ pass rush got after Rodgers, sacking him five times. He also felt the offense “pressed a little bit too much” down the stretch.

Meanwhile Rodgers lamented various decisions and throws, particularly on the…

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