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A Sack Full of Sacks But Not Forced Fumbles

Close to one-fourth of sacks resulted in fumbles last season, but the Packers fell far short of that number. In fact, Green Bay finished near the top in sacks and near the bottom in forced fumbles.

Perhaps the biggest offseason focus for the Green Bay Packers' defense is the need to force more fumbles. One interesting number mentioned by coach Mike McCarthy and defensive coordinator Dom Capers during offseason practices, both to media and the players, is that 48 percent of all fumbles are by quarterbacks. The Packers, for better or worse, were right at that average. Actually, 5...

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