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Tackling Trouble More of 'Secondary' Concern

Tramon Williams (Jeff Hanisch/USP)

With progressively worse numbers over the past four seasons, the Packers will make tackling a point of emphasis on defense this training camp and upcoming season. Today, we look at the ugly numbers – especially from one group in particular – from the 2011 season.

Of his historically bad defense a season ago, Green Bay Packers coach Mike McCarthy seemed to be bothered by one area in particular. "The tackling just was not there all year," he said at his season-ending press conference last January. "Without getting into the specific statistics, we did not tackle well enough as a football team, from start to finish." Put on the video and it would be...

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