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NFL: Hornung Dominant as Packers Drop Colts, 45-7

Oct. 8, 1961 - Paul Hornung (#5, far right) of the Green Bay Packers put on a scoring show today in a 45-7 victory over the Baltimore Colts. Hornung broke the Packer single-game scoring record by rolling up 33 points on 4 touchdowns, a field goal, and 6 extra points. He gained 111 yards in 11 carries. The Packers intercepted five passes by Johnny Unitas and one by Lamar McHan. Green Bay is now 3-1.


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