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What You Might've Missed: Blitzing isn't helping

Posted Dec 5, 2013

In the tie with the Vikings and the loss to the Lions, the Packers' primary issue on defense was stopping the run. Getting the opponent into a passing situation was a challenge, but when they did, the Packers needed to make something happen.

A blitz can accomplish that, but in the last two games, that hasn't been the answer for the Packers. In this edition, I take a closer look at the problems that arise when the blitz doesn't get home.

To see previous editions of "What You Might've Missed," click here.


 
 
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