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Room For Improvement Part 5: Missed Tackles

DC Dom Capers (Matthew Emmons/USP)

With our four-part look at the record-setting offense in the books, we kick off our four-part look at the defense at the only logical place: tackling. Tackling ties into everything, as defensive coordinator Dom Capers points out with an interesting stat.

As good as the Green Bay Packers' offense was during a record-setting 2011, the Packers' defense was as awful in setting some dubious records of its own. When Packer Report asked defensive coordinator Dom Capers about his to-do list to get his unit ready for the season, his focus was on tackling and the passing game. "I think the No. 1 thing is we have to tackle better," he said. "We have to...

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