Packers-Giants: What to watch
Packers could struggle to protect Rodgers
|Green Bay at New York|
|When: 8:20 PM ET|
After watching film of both teams, Scouts Inc. breaks down key elements of the Week 12 Packers-Giants matchup.
• Keep Rodgers upright: The Giants have been exploited through the air in 2012 (258 yards per game), but their pressure has picked up in recent weeks with a talented front four. The Packers' offensive line has been inconsistent (33 sacks allowed) and could get Aaron Rodgers off his mark. Look for Packers coach Mike McCarthy to utilize more maximum and slide protections as well as additional blockers (back or tight end) to chip the edges, which should keep Rodgers upright and give him time to scan the field.
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