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Red Hot to Ice Cold in Red Zone

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Green Bay's offense ranks eighth in the NFL inside the 20-yard line but the last four games have produced some dismal results. How can that be, given Aaron Rodgers' success inside the red zone? This is a critical note considering Detroit's red-zone defense ranks ninth.

The NFL rankings show that the Green Bay Packers boast one of the league's best red-zone offenses. The recent reality, however, tells a much different story. Entering Sunday's NFC North game against Detroit, the Packers are ranked eighth in the league by scoring touchdowns on 59.4 percent of their treks inside their opponents' 20-yard line. Since the last drive of the game against Jacksonville...

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