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Behind Enemy Lines: Packers-Niners, Part 1

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Niners Digest's Craig Massei and Packer Report's Bill Huber break down Sunday's clash at Lambeau Field. Is this the best Packers team under Mike McCarthy, as Jim Harbaugh has said? Was the defense as bad as it was last season, and is it better now? And is Aaron Rodgers unstoppable?

Craig Massei of and Bill Huber of examine Sunday's season-opening showdown between the San Francisco 49ers and Green Bay Packers. We lead off with a breakdown of the Packers. After having such a spectacular 2011 season come crashing to a halt in the postseason, what has been the fallout and lingering effects of the Packers' loss in their first playoff game... Recommended Stories

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