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Linsley: ‘Urgency Level is Just Through Roof’

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J.C. Tretter had four months to get ready to start at center; rookie Corey Linsley has just 11 days. How will it be possible for Linsley to hit the ground running? Linsley and his linemates explain what's ahead.

The Green Bay Packers had poured every available resource into getting J.C. Tretter ready to take over at center. Tretter had taken every rep with the No. 1 offense, starting from the first organized team activity to Friday night’s preseason game against Oakland. Even when Tretter struggled at the start of training camp, the Packers never wavered. Corey Linsley, the fifth-round pick from Ohio...

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