Found December 14, 2012 on Fox Sports:
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Statistics show that Green Bay is one of the NFL's most injury-plagued teams in 2012. Aaron Rodgers needs no reminder. Rodgers himself hasn't missed a start, an impressive feat considering the star quarterback has been sacked an NFL-high 42 times in 13 games. But it's the absence of those around him that has taken just as heavy a toll. Six offensive starters or their replacements were forced to miss multiple contests since the season-opener. That includes Green Bay's top receiving targets (Jordy Nelson and Greg Jennings) and running backs (Cedric Benson and James Starks). Rodgers is doing his best to compensate for the missing pieces in an offense based on timing and precision. But he will be the first to admit it hasn't been easy. "I think this season more than any other has just been a mental and physical grind," Rodgers told FOXSports.com at Packers headquarters following Thursday's practice. "I find myself more tired because of the act...
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