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Commentary: Can this defense be saved?

An embarrassing loss in the Monday Night spotlight did nothing to help the Packers answer the question that has been nagging them since the home loss to the Bears: What's wrong?<p> Heading into a North Division clash at Detroit, the team has to face an even tougher followup: Can it be fixed?<P>

Before passing judgement on the entire '04 season, let's tackle the first question as it applies to the Packer defense (although in this case "tackle" isn't the best choice of words). What's wrong? Start with the hole in the middle of the defense. The injury to DT Grady Jackson was the only bad news to come out of the team's superb performance in the season-opening win over the Panthers. Since... Recommended Stories