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Run Game: If at First You Don't Succeed ...

RB Alex Green (Jeff Hanisch/USP)

... The Packers have tried and tried again. You know the Packers' run game has struggled. We dig much deeper to get the scoop you won't find anywhere else. For instance, are the Packers running the ball more or does it only seem that way? The answer might surprise you.

For consecutive games, Green Bay Packers running back Alex Green has taken the handoff and run into a brick wall. After carrying 20 times for 35 yards against St. Louis, Green mustered 54 yards on 22 attempts on Sunday against Jacksonville. That's a two-game average of 2.1 yards per carry. Coach Mike McCarthy was stumped for a moment when asked if he's made a conscious effort to stick with the... Recommended Stories