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The Return of the Coverage Sack

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One of the topics I have been harping on the entire off-season is the dynamic between the play of the defensive backfield and the pressure packages ability to get home. Since the Packers drafted Kevin King and Josh Jones, I have been predicting the return of the coverage sack to the Green Bay Packers, an entity that we saw little to none of after Sam Shields went down late in the week one match-up against Jacksonville. But the coverage sack looks to be back and here is a breakdown of how it worked against the Eagles. (more…)

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What 2 Watch 4: Packers Eagles Pre-Season

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The wait is over the Pack is back. Tonight, the Eagles come to Lambeau and Packer Nation gets its first look at the 90 man roster in action. Probably the biggest story-line this week has been Brett Hundley who has been taking first team reps in preparation for tonight. While the defense has really showed something during training camp, Packer Nation is excited to see how the offense operates with the second running back position still in flux and plenty of rookie talent in the stable. Here are the priorities and players that I will have my eye on tonight.…

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Day 2 Tweet-Cap

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Day two is here and the team has yet to practice in pads. But there is still a lot going on as the team works into full swing. St. Norbert's is full of Packers fans and Packers fans are full of hope that the defense will experience a turnaround and the offense will be just as high-powered as their potential would indicate. Here is a recap of all the most important news coming across the Twitter-sphere during today's practice.  (more…)

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Packer Nation Poll: NFC North Record

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The NFC North sent two teams to the playoffs last year, one of which made it all the way to the NFC Championship in the Green Bay Packers. With training camp at hand, the Packers look to put together a team that can repeat the successes of last year without the early offensive disconnect and through-line of injuries and bad play from the defensive backfield. Several veteran players will be missing from training camp this year leaving a gap in leadership. However, several free agents have been added and an infusion of speed on the defense has combined to provide…

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