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YAC Attack: The Breakdown

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Why are the Packers so good after the catch? Because they're so hard to tackle once they get their hands on the ball, as these great numbers demonstrate.

Aaron Rodgers is one of the best quarterbacks of the era. It’s when his receivers get the ball in their hands that the real magic happens. According to ProFootballFocus.com, Green Bay ranked third in the NFL last season with missed tackles forced in the passing game. That was accomplished with Jermichael Finley missing the final 10 games — he tied for seventh among tight ends despite his lengthy...

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