Originally posted on Packers Talk Radio Network  |  Last updated 7/19/13
It is often said that competition will breed excellence. With the Packers looking to improve their run game they certainly have added plenty of competition to their backfield. This is the first of a three-part set profiling the Packers three most competitive positions when training camp starts on July 26. Ever since Mike McCarthy took over as the Packers head coach in 2006 the Packers have been a team that has relied on their passing attack to score points. This philosophy is not without good reasoning, when your quarterbacks during your coaching career are Brett Favre and Aaron Rodgers the majority if not all coaches in the NFL would also rely on the right arm of their elite quarterbacks. Football has certainly transitioned from the days where a running game was an absolute necessity to win a championship, but a competent running game would only make Rodgers and the Packers offense more dangerous. Seemingly every move the Packers have made this off-season has been in an effort to i...
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