Found April 29, 2013 on Fox Sports Wisconsin:
GREEN BAY, Wis. -- A 110 million quarterback needs to stay healthy. In order for that to happen, there has to be solid protection from the offensive line, with the left tackle playing the most important role in that. With the Green Bay Packers' new financial commitment to Aaron Rodgers, making him the highest-paid player in the history of the NFL, the team's success hinges on their quarterback's ability to stay on his feet. If Rodgers isn't given enough time in the pocket to launch the type of passes downfield that earned him that contract over the past five years as Green Bay's starter, that huge payday could become a burden on the Packers' future. Rodgers was hit far too often last season, being sacked 51 times, more than any quarterback in the league. General manager Ted Thompson didn't address the offensive line in this year's draft until the fourth round, selecting two players -- David Bakhtiari and J.C. Tretter -- who won't be expected to co...
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