News

Print
RSS

What You Might've Missed: Short-yardage and play-action

Posted Dec 26, 2013

Against Pittsburgh, the Packers defense had a couple of key stops in short-yardage that influenced the Steelers' strategy on a key fourth-down play late in the game.

In this week's edition, I take a closer look at that sequence of plays, plus a good example of the impact the play-action -- or the lack thereof -- can have on a defense.

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


 
blog comments powered by Disqus

You May Also Be Interested in...

Recent Videos

  • Ha Ha Clinton-Dix: 'We're proud of each other'

    (2:32) Posted 2 hours ago

    Hear from Green Bay Packers S Ha Ha Clinton-Dix as he spoke to the media on Monday, Jan. 23, following the Packers' 44-21 loss to the Atlanta Falcons. Clinton-Dix praised DB Micah Hyde and his versatility on defense and talked to the team’s ability to get to the NFC Championship Game after a 4-6 start.

  • T.J. Lang: 'Hell of a season, really incredible'

    (4:51) Posted 2 hours ago

    Hear from Green Bay Packers G T.J. Lang as he spoke to the media on Monday, Jan. 23, following the Packers' 44-21 loss to the Atlanta Falcons. Lang praised the team’s ability to play through injury and battling to the NFC Championship Game after a 4-6 start.

  • Tretter: 'Great year for the offensive line'

    (3:04) Posted 2 hours ago

    Hear from Packers C/G JC Tretter Monday morning, following the Packers' 44-21 loss to the Atlanta Falcons on Sunday afternoon.