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Protection Places Season in Jeopardy

QB Aaron Rodgers (Brad Penner/USP)

The Giants recorded five sacks against a Packers offense that is allowing sacks at a rate not seen since Don Majkowski, Blair Kiel and Anthony Dilweg were the quarterbacks in 1990. With Minnesota (twice), Detroit and Chicago on the closing schedule, pass protection is a huge concern.

The pressure is on James Campen. It's on Mike McCarthy and Aaron Rodgers. It's on T.J. Lang and Marshall Newhouse. For the Green Bay Packers, the fate of this season rests in the hands of the offensive line coach, head coach/play-caller, quarterback, right tackle and left tackle. Not to mention anyone else involved in pass protection and a receiving corps that simply hasn't gotten open quickly...

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