Packers' ugly win over Jaguars will look better if it's part of long streak

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GREEN BAY, Wis. — This season might not be defined by how the Green Bay Packers handle the bad teams – and yes, two weeks after losing to the one-win Minnesota Vikings they waited until the final minutes Sunday to put away the one-win Jacksonville Jaguars – but rather how they fare against the class of the NFL.

So pay attention next Sunday, when the Packers play at the Indianapolis Colts.

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Yes, the Packers entered the day with the second-easiest remaining schedule in the NFL, according to ESPN’s FPI — only the Baltimore Ravens had an easier road to finish the season — but perhaps the toughest test comes against the 6-3 Colts, who are fresh off their Thursday win over the Tennessee Titans.

To convince anyone they’re serious Super Bowl contenders — and perhaps more importantly to convince themselves — after barely getting by the Jaguars 24-20 at Lambeau Field — a quality road win would do wonders, especially considering how badly they got

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