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Packers coach Mike McCarthy appreciates Jim Schwartzs concern about how the Green Bay Packers used their allotted minicamp practices, but the Packers coach feels pretty good about his decision to cancel a day of practice last month to take his players skeet shooting as a team-bonding exercise, ESPNMilwaukee reports. That move drew a not-so-thinly veiled shot from Schwartz, who had his Detroit Lions practice all three days. We had no sporting clays today or no amusement parks or water parks. Work day of minicamp," Schwartz said following the Lions final practice of minicamp last month. We take a lot of pride in the fact that we play for a blue-collar town and we try to reflect that kind of work ethic, and we have very few opportunities to practice this off-season. ... Every one was crucial and couldnt afford to waste any." McCarthy was clearly aware of Schwartzs comment when he was asked about the Packers budding rivalry with the upstart Lions on Thursday during an appearance on Green & Gold Today. Their approach is really tailored to the way they go about their business, starting with their head coach, McCarthy said. I dont know what the problem with skeet shooting is; I thought that was probably one of the best events weve ever had here. Source: The Redzone
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