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Receivers Seeking to Get YAC Back on Track

WR Jordy Nelson (Joe Robbins/Getty)

The Packers' receivers have fallen back a bit from their lofty standards making plays. But there's reason to believe the second half of the season will be better. Here's what players and receivers coach Edgar Bennett said Thursday about yards after the catch.

The Green Bay Packers will need a big late-season push if they want to keep their upward trend going in yards after the catch. Headed into Sunday's game against the Detroit Lions, the Packers are 10th in the league in total YAC with 1,185 yards, according to STATS, nearly 300 yards behind the league-leading Oakland Raiders. While that ranking may seem respectable considering all 32 teams, they... Recommended Stories


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