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Aaron Jones speeds to two rushing scores vs. Seahawks

Aaron Jones is racking up scores against the Seahawks in the Divisional Round.

Green Bay Packers running back Aaron Jones runs the ball against the Seattle Seahawks in the first quarter of a NFC Divisional Round playoff football game at Lambeau Field. Jeff Hanisch-USA TODAY Sports

Green Bay Packers running back Aaron Jones has had a productive day against the Seattle Seahawks through one half of football. He’s reached the end zone twice at the break, contributing 12 points to his team’s 21-3 lead.

Jones has already notched 13 carries and converted them into 46 rushing yards. It’s safe to say we can expect him continue getting plenty of touches — especially now that wide receiver Allen Lazard’s first-half ankle injury has weakened the passing attack.

Green Bay is out front and has a durable running back who can move the chains and run some clock. Even if Seattle makes a second-half surge, Jones should remain a focal point of the offense.