Aaron Rodgers' Team Beats Chris Paul's Squad 9-7 at State Farm Showdown

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Aaron Rodgers' Team Beats Chris Paul's Squad 9-7 at State Farm Showdown
Aaron Rodgers' Team Beats Chris Paul's Squad 9-7 at State Farm Showdown

In the first-of-its-kind event hosted by Green Bay Packers quarterback Aaron Rodgers and Houston Rockets guard Chris Paul, a squad of NFL players proved their superiority on the golf course against NBA players in the State Farm Showdown. The teams competed in a 27-hole winner-take-all, Ryder Cup-format event at the Mohegan Sun Golf Club with the victorious side sending their share of the winnings to a charity of their choosing. Nine points was the magic number needed to win. Arizona Cardinals wide receiver Larry Fitzgerald secured the match for the NFL side by knocking off Ron Harper. There were other charitable incentives available to players. They could earn $500 for every birdie and $1,000

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