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Rodgers vs. Williams; Brees vs. Capers

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Thursday's big matchups will be aggressive defensive coordinators vs. blitz-killing quarterbacks. Dom Capers and Gregg Williams are two of the best defensive play-callers in the league but they'll attack Aaron Rodgers and Drew Brees at their own risk.

Dom Capers loves to send pressure at the opposing quarterback. Ditto for his counterpart, Gregg Williams. That sets up the ultimate chess match when the Green Bay Packers and New Orleans Saints kick off the 2011 NFL season in a Thursday night showdown at Lambeau Field. Capers and Williams will dial up the pressure at their own risk. Packers quarterback Aaron Rodgers was the NFL's top-ranked... Recommended Stories

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