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Capers Hopes History Repeats With Ex-Buffs LB

LB Brad Jones

Seventh-round pick Brad Jones, who will make his first NFL start against Dallas, has pass-rushing skills similar to those of another Colorado linebacker that Dom Capers once coached, Chad Brown. The undersized and inexperienced Jones faces a big challenge vs. Dallas.

Sixteen years earlier, a linebacker from Colorado was drafted by the Pittsburgh Steelers and emerged as one of the NFL's best pass rushers under defensive coordinator Dom Capers. The Green Bay Packers only can hope to get the same sort of production out of the linebacker they drafted out of Colorado in April — beginning with his first NFL start on Sunday against Dallas. Seventh-round pick Brad... Recommended Stories

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