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Back in Week 3, the Green Bay Packers got production from the most unlikely of sources. With starting running back Eddie Lacy out with a concussion and his backup out with an ankle injury, the Packers were forced to trust their ground game to another rookie in Johnathan Franklin.
Franklin was actually having himself a rather solid game while building a big lead in the third quarter for the Packers. He'd finish the game with a total of 103 rushing yards and a touchdown on just 13 carries.
Unfortunately, for all the good that Franklin did in this game, his lone poor play is all that's remembered. With just under four minutes remaining and Green Bay up by three points, Franklin took a handoff, rushed up the middle and fumbled the football.
That fumble was ultimately returned by Cincinnati Bengals cornerback Terence Newman for the touchdown that would turn out to be the game-winner. This play was the one that ultimately put Franklin on the bench for good.
He only had six more carries and and four more yards in the next three games he played in. While Franklin certainly still has potential to become a contributor to the Packers offense, his 2013 season will only be remembered for this major fumble.