Originally posted on Packers Notes  |  Last updated 12/1/12

NEW YORK - APRIL 22: Bryan Bulaga from the Iowa Hawkeyes poses with NFL Commissioner ROger Goodell as they hold up a Green Bay Packers jersey after the Packers drafted Bulaga number 23 overall during the first round of the 2010 NFL Draft at Radio City Music Hall on April 22, 2010 in New York City. (Photo by Jeff Zelevansky/Getty Images)
Transition from Bryan Bulaga to T.J. Lang at right tackle hasn’t gone smoothly I, a blogger who knows more about F. Scott Fitzgerald than Larry Fitzgerald, saw this coming months ago. How one of the best GMs in the National Football League didn’t is mind-boggling. From the time the 53-man roster was set in early September, the Packers were playing with fire on the offensive line. Well, the conflagration finally hit on Nov. 4. That’s the day Bryan Bulaga went down with a serious hip injury. It’s also the day the chances of Green Bay winning Super Bowl XLVII may have gone up in smoke. I hope I’m wrong, but I see no way the Packers can get to New Orleans with Evan Dietrich-Smith at left guard and T. J. Lang at right tackle. EDS, as I’ve written over and over the past few years, is nothing more than a third center or fourth guard. Going into the season with him as the No. 1 backup at three positions was foolish. He has neither the size nor the athleticism to match up with the better def...
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