Originally written on Fox Sports Wisconsin  |  Last updated 1/29/13
GREEN BAY, Wis. -- With the Super Bowl approaching and the Packers watching from home for the second consecutive year, recognizing areas of improvement on Green Bay's roster is important in projecting the team's future success. Right now, all comparisons in the NFC need to be made to the San Francisco 49ers. They're a young, physical team that plays the exact style that gives the Packers the most trouble.If Green Bay is going to make it to the Super Bowl at least one more time during quarterback Aaron Rodgers' prime, it will likely require a playoff win over the 49ers. The Packers aren't going to completely reshape their roster this offseason, but improvements must be made. And those improvements should be made with beating San Francisco in mind.Green Bay has proven the past two seasons that it can handily win the NFC North, and that's an accomplishment that shouldn't be taken for granted. But another division title isn't the goal of coach Mike McCarthy and his players. If the Packe...
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