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Special Teams Tilt Frozen Field for Packers

Crosby (Benny Sieu - USA Today Sports)

One of the worst special-teams units in the league played a key role in Green Bay's key victory over Atlanta. The Packers won every key category and made all the key plays in a season-saving comeback.

Before the Green Bay Packers played the Minnesota Vikings a couple weeks of ago, Packer Report published our first special-teams rankings. The Packers ranked 29th in our five-category rankings (punt return and punt coverage, kickoff return and kickoff coverage and field goal percentage). Only their sixth-ranked punt return was a saving grace. With that as a backdrop, the Packers' performance on... Recommended Stories