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19 Days ’Til Camp: Rodgers Puts Foes on Run

Every day until the start of camp on July 26, we’ll provide one juicy nugget to whet your appetite for the return of football. We’d give you more but the CBA forbids two-a-days. Sorry. The impact of the run game was seen in one of Aaron Rodgers' all-time great statistics.

In 2011, the Green Bay Packers fielded one of the greatest offenses in NFL history with a gaudy 35.0 points per game. In 2012, opposing defenses turned the tables a bit. Defensive coordinators played with two deep safeties and dared the Packers to either dink-and-dunk their way down the field or turn to their impotent running game. It worked as well as could be expected. Green Bay’s scoring...

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