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With Line, Packers Lean Toward Left Tackles

LG T.J. Lang (Jeff Hanisch/USP)

Most of the Packers' linemen played left tackle in college, including starting right tackle Bryan Bulaga and left guard T.J. Lang. "You've got a guy that's already been in the fire and understands the importance of protection," offensive line coach James Campen said.

Bryan Bulaga, a former first-round draft pick and top-tier NFL starter, has something in common with Evan Dietrich-Smith, a former undrafted free agent and NFL backup. Both played left tackle in college before finding a home elsewhere with the Green Bay Packers. They're not alone. Of the Packers' 17 offensive linemen, 13 of them played left tackle in college. "Maybe it's coincidence or whatever... Recommended Stories

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