Found December 28, 2011 on Football Nation:
Divide and Conquer   Coaches and pundits agree that the best strategy to stopping the Packers’ offense is an effective four-man pass rush complemented by a physical two-man high coverage. Nearly every team has employed this strategy, though only the Chiefs played it effectively for a full game. Unfortunately for cornerbacks low on the depth chart, this means locking up with one member of the best receiving corps in the game, and if you show a flash of weakness, Rodgers and McCarthy are going to be on your ass all day.   Every week some poor sap becomes the focus of Rodgers’ reads, and this week it was Bears’ cornerback Zack Bowman. Three of Rodgers’ five touchdown passes came against Bowman. Even when he was flagged for interference on Jordy Nelson, Nelson still made the catch. Bowman had replaced Tim Jennings in the lineup last week, and no one could figure out why. Jennings has had a fairly good year. Whispers in Chicagoland suggest a bout of scapegoating is taking place.   A W...
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