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Burnett Passing Mental Challenges

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Rookie safety Morgan Burnett is getting thrown into the fire immediately. Without unsigned incumbent starter Atari Bigby, Burnett has been up to the challenge while facing a diverse Packers offense that mentally challenges even the veterans.

So, if this was the Morgan Burnett who is slogging through learning a new defense, what will he be like when he's mastered the complicated system backward and forward? At Wednesday's organized team activity, the ballhawking rookie safety had one or two interceptions (depending on whether he trapped one during an 11-on-11 period) and got his hands on a few other balls. It's exactly what the...

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