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Lucky Sevens? Secondary Battle

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Four cornerbacks and three safeties are engaged in a crunch-time battle to earn starting jobs. "We knew coming into it that we were going to have some tough decisions and we figured it probably would come right down to the end," safeties coach Darren Perry said.

The Green Bay Packers are content to wait and see who stakes claim to starting positions at cornerback and safety. They're also content to wait and see how quickly the chemistry will form in the secondary, where communication is paramount. "I'm now downplaying (chemistry)," cornerbacks coach Joe Whitt said. "I'm just saying that, right now, the process is still in motion. There hasn't been a...

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