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Will Pass Rush Be Unleashed vs. Bengals?

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Green Bay had one of the best pass rushes last season but has fielded the least-productive rush of Dom Capers' tenure as defensive coordinator this season. The Packers might not have to fear Andy Dalton's running ability but he's been sacked just once.

The Green Bay Packers finished fourth in the NFL with 47 sacks last season. Entering Sunday's game against the Cincinnati Bengals, the Packers rank 24th in the league with just three sacks. Nonetheless, the Packers insist their pass rush isn't a source of concern. "I felt good about it last week," defensive coordinator Dom Capers said on Friday. "I think you saw RG3 (Robert Griffin III) not...

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