GREEN BAY, Wis. The last time Packers quarterback Aaron Rodgers met with the local media, it ended very quickly after fullback John Kuhn shoved a towel full of shaving cream into the NFL MVP's face.
This week went much more smoothly, with Rodgers and his teammates now just four days away from Green Bay's first game of the regular season Sunday at home against the San Francisco 49ers.
Five question-and-answer highlights:
1. Is your starting offensive line as strong as ever?
RODGERS: The starting five is great. I think we've got a lot of experience, a lot of guys who played a lot of time, obviously not (all) together. But Josh (Sitton) and T.J. (Lang) have a lot of starts now, Bryan (Bulaga) obviously has been a part of a lot of starts. Jeff (Saturday) brings experience to the line. Marshall (Newhouse) has kind of played all over but is settling into his starting role. Evan Dietrich-Smith as the sixth guy is a guy we have a lot of confidence in, at guard and center. He's had, rea...